The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 30 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing NAS 6 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 2.28% 3.47% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.33% 35.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Median daily rate £393 £480 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.22% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -30.76%
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 Dorset region.

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
45 20 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 17.11% 9.90% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 10 7
Median daily rate £393 £480 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.22% +37.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £203 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Median hourly rate £45.25 - £28.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 - £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 - £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +40.54%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

NAS Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

NAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

NAS Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

NAS
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -9 6 £393 -18.22%
NAS
South West

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Dorset region with a requirement for NAS.

1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Puppet
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) IPsec
2 6 (85.71%) Samba
2 6 (85.71%) Load Balancing
2 6 (85.71%) F5
2 6 (85.71%) Network Security
2 6 (85.71%) Nagios
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Perl
2 6 (85.71%) J2EE
2 6 (85.71%) NetApp
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
2 6 (85.71%) Unix
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) MQSeries
2 6 (85.71%) LDAP
2 6 (85.71%) FTP
2 6 (85.71%) HTTP
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) VPN
2 6 (85.71%) HTTPS
3 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 5 (71.43%) Shell Script
3 5 (71.43%) Wireshark
3 5 (71.43%) Finance

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 6 (85.71%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) FTP
1 6 (85.71%) HTTP
1 6 (85.71%) HTTPS
1 6 (85.71%) IPsec
1 6 (85.71%) LDAP
1 6 (85.71%) Network Security
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
1 6 (85.71%) VPN
2 5 (71.43%) tcpdump
2 5 (71.43%) Wireshark
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) iPad
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) Load Balancing
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) BCP
4 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) Perl
1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) HND
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Samba
3 1 (14.29%) vCloud
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Nagios
1 6 (85.71%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) vMotion
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) F5
2 6 (85.71%) NetApp
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
3 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Sun