The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 10 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Contract jobs citing NAS 7 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 8.05% 8.62% 2.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% 41.67% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 1
Average daily rate
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£490 £418 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.36% -1.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £381 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £32.50 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +19.26%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Bournemouth region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
14 24 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 16.09% 20.69% 19.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 11
Average daily rate £403 £418 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.59% +59.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £350 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £14.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -56.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NAS across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NAS across the Bournemouth region.

NAS Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth region citing NAS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NAS.

1 8 (88.89%) Banking
2 7 (77.78%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (55.56%) Isilon
4 5 (55.56%) IaaS
4 5 (55.56%) VMware Server
4 5 (55.56%) Time Management
4 5 (55.56%) Performance Management
4 5 (55.56%) NetApp
4 5 (55.56%) EMC
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 4 (44.44%) Windows
6 3 (33.33%) Device Driver
7 2 (22.22%) Application Packaging
7 2 (22.22%) SQL
7 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 2 (22.22%) MS Access
7 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
7 2 (22.22%) Project Management
7 2 (22.22%) High Availability
8 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
8 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (11.11%) SAN
8 1 (11.11%) Cisco
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth region citing NAS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MS Access
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (88.89%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Device Driver
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (55.56%) Time Management
3 5 (55.56%) Performance Management
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) High Availability
5 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) MCITP
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Server
3 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Isilon
2 5 (55.56%) NetApp
2 5 (55.56%) EMC
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco