The first table below looks at the demand for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Docklands, London region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NAS 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 1.86% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.65% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £440 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £413 £360
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +14.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+29.62% -22.85%
Communications & Networking Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 24 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 10.56% 16.78% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 20
Average daily rate £520 £425 £510
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.35% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £33.75 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
NAS
London

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

NAS Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

NAS
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

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

NAS Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, 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 8 (100.00%) SAN
1 8 (100.00%) Banking
2 6 (75.00%) EMC
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Solaris
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 5 (62.50%) NetApp
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) Investment Banking
4 4 (50.00%) Benchmarking
4 4 (50.00%) IBM
4 4 (50.00%) NFS
4 4 (50.00%) Intel
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) UNIX
4 4 (50.00%) LAN
4 4 (50.00%) WAN
4 4 (50.00%) SRDF
4 4 (50.00%) FCoE
4 4 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (50.00%) Multicast
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) DNS
5 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) SAN
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) FCoE
2 4 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (50.00%) Multicast
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) DHCP
5 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) HBase
General
1 8 (100.00%) Banking
2 5 (62.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Back Office
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) IT Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Project Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Storage Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) XSLT
2 1 (12.50%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Solaris
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) UNIX
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Benchmarking
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) NFS
1 4 (50.00%) SRDF
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (12.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) BladeLogic
1 2 (25.00%) HP SIM
2 1 (12.50%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (12.50%) Control-M
2 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) EMC
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) NetApp
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) IBM
3 4 (50.00%) Intel
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) Hitachi
5 2 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) Dell
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) 29West
6 1 (12.50%) Sybase
6 1 (12.50%) Sun
6 1 (12.50%) BMC
6 1 (12.50%) Veritas
6 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (12.50%) TIBCO
6 1 (12.50%) DataSynapse