The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 70 71 70
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing NAS 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.22% 0.11% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.68% 0.95% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £215 £450 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.22% +76.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £361 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.03% +11.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.48 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +31.02%
NAS
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
119 105 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 13.18% 11.77% 10.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 58 59
Median daily rate £313 £415 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.69% +7.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 11
Median hourly rate £42.50 £27.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.40% +63.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £14.32 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £100.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing NAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

NAS Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

NAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NAS across the Bristol region.

NAS Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing NAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for NAS.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) Extranet
2 1 (50.00%) MOM
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (50.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Skype
2 1 (50.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (50.00%) Linux

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Extranet
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) Skype
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Server Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Server Support
1 1 (50.00%) Server Support Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Support Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (50.00%) NFS
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) MOM
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas