The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 181 188 179
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing NAS 22 39 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.55% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.71% 4.49% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 30 29
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £350 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £388 £330
% change year-on-year
-16.12% +17.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
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London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
812 869 1025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.77% 12.28% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 583 675
Average daily rate £400 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 32 42
Average hourly rate £20.00 £45.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.55% +125.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.38 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £60.00 £40.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

NAS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

NAS
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NAS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

NAS Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

NAS
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

NAS Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 39 (88.64%) SAN
2 28 (63.64%) Windows
3 26 (59.09%) Linux
4 24 (54.55%) NetApp
5 20 (45.45%) EMC
6 19 (43.18%) VMware
7 15 (34.09%) Cisco
8 14 (31.82%) UNIX
8 14 (31.82%) Solaris
9 13 (29.55%) NFS
10 12 (27.27%) WAN
10 12 (27.27%) Oracle
10 12 (27.27%) Migration
10 12 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
11 11 (25.00%) Finance
11 11 (25.00%) LAN
11 11 (25.00%) Red Hat
12 10 (22.73%) Banking
13 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
13 9 (20.45%) SQL
13 9 (20.45%) Performance Tuning
14 8 (18.18%) Multicast
14 8 (18.18%) FCoE
14 8 (18.18%) SRDF
14 8 (18.18%) Intel
14 8 (18.18%) Active Directory
14 8 (18.18%) Microsoft

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 4 (9.09%) IIS
1 4 (9.09%) Apache
2 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (6.82%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.82%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (88.64%) SAN
2 12 (27.27%) WAN
3 11 (25.00%) LAN
3 11 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (18.18%) FCoE
4 8 (18.18%) Multicast
5 6 (13.64%) DNS
6 4 (9.09%) iSCSI
7 3 (6.82%) VoIP
7 3 (6.82%) HTTP
7 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
8 2 (4.55%) Kerberos
8 2 (4.55%) DHCP
8 2 (4.55%) Ethernet
8 2 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (2.27%) WLAN
9 1 (2.27%) SNMP
9 1 (2.27%) LDAP
9 1 (2.27%) PABX
9 1 (2.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) Hadoop
2 3 (6.82%) HBase
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MSI
General
1 11 (25.00%) Finance
2 10 (22.73%) Banking
3 5 (11.36%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Legal
4 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Architect
2 7 (15.91%) Analyst
3 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Storage Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Data Centre Architect
4 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Data Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Storage Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) UNIX Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) Middleware
2 4 (9.09%) .NET
3 3 (6.82%) XML
3 3 (6.82%) XSLT
3 3 (6.82%) Rendezvous
3 3 (6.82%) HTML
4 1 (2.27%) X-Windows
4 1 (2.27%) Software Packaging
4 1 (2.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Replication
2 4 (9.09%) Clustering
3 3 (6.82%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.27%) Firmware
5 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.27%) Derivative
5 1 (2.27%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (2.27%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 28 (63.64%) Windows
2 26 (59.09%) Linux
3 14 (31.82%) UNIX
3 14 (31.82%) Solaris
4 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.82%) Windows 2000
7 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.27%) VMS
8 1 (2.27%) SUSE
8 1 (2.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Migration
2 9 (20.45%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (18.18%) Benchmarking
4 5 (11.36%) Data Migration
5 4 (9.09%) Project Management
6 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.55%) Project Planning
7 2 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (4.55%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.55%) Change Management
7 2 (4.55%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.55%) ITIL
7 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.27%) Coaching
8 1 (2.27%) Low Latency
8 1 (2.27%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (2.27%) Product Management
8 1 (2.27%) ITIL V3
8 1 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) SQL
2 7 (15.91%) Java
3 4 (9.09%) C++
4 3 (6.82%) Perl
5 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.27%) C-shell
6 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.27%) VB
6 1 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
1 4 (9.09%) NCDA
2 2 (4.55%) NCIE
2 2 (4.55%) MCSE
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.27%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.27%) MCITP
3 1 (2.27%) MCSA
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) MCP
System Software
1 13 (29.55%) NFS
2 12 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (18.18%) SRDF
3 8 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 6 (13.64%) VMware ESX
5 4 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (9.09%) Hyper-V
6 3 (6.82%) Xen
6 3 (6.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (6.82%) KVM
7 2 (4.55%) Platform Symphony
7 2 (4.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (4.55%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (2.27%) Snort
8 1 (2.27%) Nmap
8 1 (2.27%) VMware Server
8 1 (2.27%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.27%) Postfix
8 1 (2.27%) DFS Replication
8 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) NetBackup
1 2 (4.55%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.27%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (2.27%) SCCM
2 1 (2.27%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.27%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.27%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (2.27%) Control-M
Vendors
1 24 (54.55%) NetApp
2 20 (45.45%) EMC
3 19 (43.18%) VMware
4 15 (34.09%) Cisco
5 12 (27.27%) Oracle
6 11 (25.00%) Red Hat
7 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 8 (18.18%) Intel
8 7 (15.91%) DataSynapse
9 6 (13.64%) IBM
10 5 (11.36%) Sybase
11 4 (9.09%) HP
11 4 (9.09%) Veritas
12 3 (6.82%) 29West
12 3 (6.82%) TIBCO
13 2 (4.55%) Symantec
13 2 (4.55%) CommVault
13 2 (4.55%) Hitachi
13 2 (4.55%) Citrix
13 2 (4.55%) Dell
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