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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 146 174 180
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +6
Contract jobs citing NAS 14 40 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.42% 0.68% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.95% 5.36% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 33 17
Median daily rate £540 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £320 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £504 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £306
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +22.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £22.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-7.95% -45.00%
NAS
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
475 746 701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.28% 12.77% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 555 501
Median daily rate £463 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 24 18
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.98 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.67% -12.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £14.90 £16.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £32.86 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +29.72%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing NAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 June 2016.

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 30 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for NAS.

1 29 (85.29%) SAN
2 22 (64.71%) Linux
3 17 (50.00%) Windows
4 14 (41.18%) Unix
4 14 (41.18%) EMC
4 14 (41.18%) Finance
5 13 (38.24%) VMware
6 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (32.35%) Solaris
8 10 (29.41%) Oracle
8 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
8 10 (29.41%) Banking
9 9 (26.47%) NetApp
9 9 (26.47%) IBM
9 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
9 9 (26.47%) HP
9 9 (26.47%) Data Centre
10 8 (23.53%) Cisco
10 8 (23.53%) WAN
10 8 (23.53%) Tomcat
10 8 (23.53%) Red Hat
11 7 (20.59%) Firewall
11 7 (20.59%) LAN
11 7 (20.59%) SQL
11 7 (20.59%) Veritas
11 7 (20.59%) Fibre Channel
12 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (17.65%) Hyper-V
12 6 (17.65%) WebSphere
12 6 (17.65%) Apache

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 8 (23.53%) Tomcat
2 6 (17.65%) Apache
2 6 (17.65%) WebSphere
3 5 (14.71%) IIS
4 4 (11.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (8.82%) JBoss
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (5.88%) PowerExchange
6 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
7 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.94%) Confluence
7 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) HipChat
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Exstream
2 1 (2.94%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) IaaS
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (85.29%) SAN
2 8 (23.53%) WAN
3 7 (20.59%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (20.59%) Firewall
3 7 (20.59%) LAN
4 5 (14.71%) HTTP
4 5 (14.71%) iSCSI
5 4 (11.76%) DNS
5 4 (11.76%) FCoE
6 3 (8.82%) Wireless
7 2 (5.88%) BIG-IP
7 2 (5.88%) DHCP
7 2 (5.88%) FTP
7 2 (5.88%) Multicast
7 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.88%) VoIP
8 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (2.94%) SSH
8 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 3 (8.82%) Hadoop
3 3 (8.82%) HBase
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (5.88%) PowerCenter
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.94%) DB2
5 1 (2.94%) MySQL
5 1 (2.94%) ObjectStore
5 1 (2.94%) OLAP
5 1 (2.94%) OLTP
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 14 (41.18%) Finance
2 10 (29.41%) Banking
3 3 (8.82%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Law
4 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Architect
2 9 (26.47%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (23.53%) Administrator
4 5 (14.71%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (14.71%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 4 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (8.82%) Unix Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) AIX Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) Informatica Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Lead Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Storage Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) Middleware
2 3 (8.82%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (2.94%) .NET
4 1 (2.94%) JMS
4 1 (2.94%) LAMP
4 1 (2.94%) Rendezvous
4 1 (2.94%) SOAP
4 1 (2.94%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.82%) EMC Centera
2 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.88%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) CMDB
4 1 (2.94%) Derivative
4 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.94%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.94%) IPTV
4 1 (2.94%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Linux
2 17 (50.00%) Windows
3 14 (41.18%) Unix
4 11 (32.35%) Solaris
5 6 (17.65%) AIX
5 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (8.82%) SUSE
6 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
6 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.94%) Android
8 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.94%) CentOS
8 1 (2.94%) Mac OS
8 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) Migration
2 5 (14.71%) Risk Management
3 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.76%) Incident Management
3 4 (11.76%) ITIL
3 4 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (8.82%) Benchmarking
4 3 (8.82%) Capacity Management
4 3 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (8.82%) Problem Management
4 3 (8.82%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.88%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.88%) Data Validation
5 2 (5.88%) Security Management
5 2 (5.88%) TOGAF
5 2 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) Shell Script
3 4 (11.76%) Perl
3 4 (11.76%) Python
4 2 (5.88%) C-shell
4 2 (5.88%) Korn
4 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.94%) Java
5 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) CCNP
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.94%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.94%) NCDA
2 1 (2.94%) NCIE
2 1 (2.94%) NCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
3 6 (17.65%) Hyper-V
4 5 (14.71%) NFS
4 5 (14.71%) SRDF
4 5 (14.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (8.82%) KVM
5 3 (8.82%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (8.82%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Xen
6 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.94%) Samba
7 1 (2.94%) Sendmail
7 1 (2.94%) StorNext
7 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (5.88%) BladeLogic
2 2 (5.88%) Control-M
2 2 (5.88%) MIMEsweeper
2 2 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (5.88%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (2.94%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.94%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.94%) SCOM
3 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.94%) vRealize
3 1 (2.94%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) EMC
2 13 (38.24%) VMware
3 10 (29.41%) Oracle
4 9 (26.47%) HP
4 9 (26.47%) IBM
4 9 (26.47%) NetApp
5 8 (23.53%) Cisco
5 8 (23.53%) Red Hat
6 7 (20.59%) Veritas
7 4 (11.76%) Brocade
7 4 (11.76%) Intel
8 3 (8.82%) BMC
8 3 (8.82%) Informatica
9 2 (5.88%) BEA
9 2 (5.88%) CA
9 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
9 2 (5.88%) Hitachi
9 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
9 2 (5.88%) Nokia
9 2 (5.88%) Sybase
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