The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 115 120 102
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Contract jobs citing NAS 17 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.62% 0.59% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.15% 4.06% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 4
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£325 £189 £174
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.18% +8.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £165 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £425 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £21.50 - £26.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-30.76% +18.18%
NAS
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
540 419 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 19.65% 14.66% 18.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 205 144
Average daily rate £313 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £165 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 36 76
Average hourly rate £32.00 £23.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.13% +21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £11.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+47.22% -19.10%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

NAS Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

NAS
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NAS across the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

NAS Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

NAS
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

NAS Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

NAS
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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
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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
Hertfordshire +1 12 £325 -1.88% 2
Essex -6 3 £170 +3.03%
Norfolk - 1 £338 -
Suffolk - 1 £450 - 1
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 18 (75.00%) SAN
2 16 (66.67%) Windows
3 11 (45.83%) Cisco
3 11 (45.83%) HP
4 10 (41.67%) UNIX
5 9 (37.50%) NetApp
6 8 (33.33%) VMware
6 8 (33.33%) Brocade
6 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
8 6 (25.00%) IBM
8 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (25.00%) Linux
9 5 (20.83%) ITIL
9 5 (20.83%) C
9 5 (20.83%) Veritas
9 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (20.83%) Firewall
9 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
9 5 (20.83%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (20.83%) 3PAR
10 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
10 4 (16.67%) Symmetrix DMX
10 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (16.67%) Celerra
10 4 (16.67%) Project Management
10 4 (16.67%) CLARiiON

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 2 (8.33%) Apache
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (75.00%) SAN
2 5 (20.83%) Firewall
3 4 (16.67%) DNS
3 4 (16.67%) LDAP
4 3 (12.50%) DHCP
4 3 (12.50%) FTP
4 3 (12.50%) Wireless
4 3 (12.50%) VLAN
5 2 (8.33%) Telnet
5 2 (8.33%) HTTP
5 2 (8.33%) VoIP
5 2 (8.33%) Broadband
6 1 (4.17%) LTE
6 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
6 1 (4.17%) GSM
6 1 (4.17%) 3GPP
6 1 (4.17%) Intranet
6 1 (4.17%) Internet
6 1 (4.17%) SSL
6 1 (4.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.33%) SQLBase
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA
1 2 (8.33%) Selenium
1 2 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (8.33%) Bugzilla
1 2 (8.33%) JUnit
1 2 (8.33%) Trac
1 2 (8.33%) Redmine
2 1 (4.17%) ClearCase
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Storage Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Architect
5 2 (8.33%) HPUX Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Designer
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Wintel Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Storage Architect
6 1 (4.17%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) WebLogic Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) JMS
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.17%) JDBC
2 1 (4.17%) WSDL
2 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.67%) Symmetrix DMX
2 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) Celerra
2 4 (16.67%) CLARiiON
2 4 (16.67%) Symmetrix
2 4 (16.67%) EMC Centera
2 4 (16.67%) Replication
3 2 (8.33%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) HP Superdome
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.17%) User Experience
4 1 (4.17%) HACMP
4 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.17%) FMCG
4 1 (4.17%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) UNIX
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (25.00%) Linux
5 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (16.67%) HPUX
7 2 (8.33%) Solaris
7 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
8 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
8 1 (4.17%) AIX
8 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
1 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (20.83%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (16.67%) Project Management
2 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 4 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.33%) SOA
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Use Case
5 1 (4.17%) Software Deployment
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.17%) Garbage Collection
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) C
1 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) Ruby
3 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.33%) Perl
3 2 (8.33%) PHP
3 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.17%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) VC++
4 1 (4.17%) VB
4 1 (4.17%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) MCSA
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.17%) MOS
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) GxP
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.33%) Firmware
4 1 (4.17%) Sendmail
4 1 (4.17%) PowerHA
4 1 (4.17%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) CA Wily
1 1 (4.17%) DatAdvantage
1 1 (4.17%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.17%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (4.17%) OpenView
1 1 (4.17%) ARCserve
1 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Cisco
1 11 (45.83%) HP
2 9 (37.50%) NetApp
3 8 (33.33%) VMware
3 8 (33.33%) Brocade
4 6 (25.00%) IBM
5 5 (20.83%) Veritas
5 5 (20.83%) 3PAR
6 4 (16.67%) EMC
6 4 (16.67%) Oracle
7 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
9 1 (4.17%) Varonis
9 1 (4.17%) Citrix
9 1 (4.17%) NetIQ
9 1 (4.17%) BMC
9 1 (4.17%) CA
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