The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 30 24 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Contract jobs citing NAS 4 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.52% 2.96% 5.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.26% 27.27% 41.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 9
Average daily rate £393 £500 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.50% +19.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £388
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.10 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-59.75% +33.33%
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
39 22 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 14.77% 10.84% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 10 17
Average daily rate £393 £225 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+74.44% -45.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £115 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 4
Average hourly rate £45.75 - £22.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 - £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NAS across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -8 4 £393 -21.50% 1
NAS
South West

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 4 (66.67%) F5
2 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 4 (66.67%) Network Security
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 4 (66.67%) J2EE
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (66.67%) Nagios
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) IPsec
2 4 (66.67%) Samba
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) MQSeries
2 4 (66.67%) LDAP
2 4 (66.67%) FTP
2 4 (66.67%) HTTP
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) HTTPS
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (50.00%) iPad

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (66.67%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) FTP
1 4 (66.67%) HTTP
1 4 (66.67%) HTTPS
1 4 (66.67%) IPsec
1 4 (66.67%) LDAP
1 4 (66.67%) Network Security
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) tcpdump
2 3 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) iPad
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) BCP
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
1 4 (66.67%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (16.67%) HND
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Samba
3 2 (33.33%) vCloud
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Nagios
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (33.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) F5
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) EMC
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Sun
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