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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 117 117 124
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing NAS 6 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.62% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.70% 3.48% 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 6
Average daily rate £431 £355 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.47% +7.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £170 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £488 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £381
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -4.26%
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
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
352 488 401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.88% 17.70% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 240 174
Average daily rate £375 £325 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £470 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 59 33
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.54% +32.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.50 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 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
(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
Hertfordshire +3 3 £425 +21.42%
Suffolk +2 2 £575 +27.77% 1
Norfolk - 1 - -
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 9 (75.00%) Windows
1 9 (75.00%) SAN
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (41.67%) VoIP
4 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 4 (33.33%) iSCSI
5 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 4 (33.33%) DHCP
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) IIS
5 4 (33.33%) Firewall
5 4 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (33.33%) HP
5 4 (33.33%) NetApp
6 3 (25.00%) CommVault
6 3 (25.00%) Intel Security
6 3 (25.00%) Project Management
6 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) LAN
6 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 4 (33.33%) IIS
1 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) SAN
2 5 (41.67%) VoIP
3 4 (33.33%) DHCP
3 4 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 4 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (25.00%) DNS
4 3 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (25.00%) LAN
4 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (25.00%) WAN
5 1 (8.33%) ADSL
5 1 (8.33%) Broadband
5 1 (8.33%) FTP
5 1 (8.33%) HTTP
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security
5 1 (8.33%) PABX
5 1 (8.33%) Telnet
5 1 (8.33%) VDSL
5 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) MS Access
2 1 (8.33%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Bugzilla
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) JUnit
1 1 (8.33%) Redmine
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) Trac
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
1 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall Support
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Integration Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Integration Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Storage Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Support Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) Classic ASP
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) Clustering
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) CMDB
3 2 (16.67%) Replication
4 1 (8.33%) BYOD
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (8.33%) Reinsurance
4 1 (8.33%) STB
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (8.33%) Android
5 1 (8.33%) Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
1 3 (25.00%) Project Management
1 3 (25.00%) Software Licensing
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Change Control
2 2 (16.67%) Database Mirroring
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCITP
2 1 (8.33%) MCP
2 1 (8.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (8.33%) DatAdvantage
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) HP
3 4 (33.33%) NetApp
4 3 (25.00%) CommVault
4 3 (25.00%) Intel Security
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco
6 1 (8.33%) Apple
6 1 (8.33%) Avaya
6 1 (8.33%) Citrix
6 1 (8.33%) NetIQ
6 1 (8.33%) Sage
6 1 (8.33%) Toshiba
6 1 (8.33%) Varonis
6 1 (8.33%) Veeam
6 1 (8.33%) WatchGuard
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