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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 118 122 129
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Contract jobs citing NAS 12 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.49% 0.60% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.22% 3.10% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 8
Median daily rate £575 £325 £189
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.92% +72.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -30.76%
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
373 549 430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 15.11% 19.49% 14.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 286 211
Median daily rate £400 £315 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £440 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 64 35
Median hourly rate £42.50 £30.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.34% +32.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing NAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 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
Suffolk +2 8 £575 +27.77% 3
Hertfordshire -1 3 £425 +30.76%
Norfolk - 1 - -
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 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 East of England region with a requirement for NAS.

1 12 (92.31%) SAN
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 11 (84.62%) VMware
3 10 (76.92%) Windows
4 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
5 8 (61.54%) LAN
5 8 (61.54%) WAN
5 8 (61.54%) Clustering
5 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
5 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
6 7 (53.85%) Middleware
6 7 (53.85%) IIS
7 6 (46.15%) Citrix
7 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
7 6 (46.15%) Secure Coding
7 6 (46.15%) High Availability
8 4 (30.77%) HP
8 4 (30.77%) Project Management
8 4 (30.77%) SQL
8 4 (30.77%) Network Security
9 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
9 3 (23.08%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (23.08%) Intel Security
9 3 (23.08%) CommVault
9 3 (23.08%) NetApp
10 2 (15.38%) Finance
10 2 (15.38%) Replication
10 2 (15.38%) Firewall

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 7 (53.85%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Mimecast
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) SAN
2 8 (61.54%) LAN
2 8 (61.54%) WAN
3 4 (30.77%) Network Security
4 3 (23.08%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (15.38%) DNS
5 2 (15.38%) Firewall
5 2 (15.38%) iSCSI
5 2 (15.38%) VoIP
6 1 (7.69%) DHCP
6 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MS Access
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Project Manager
2 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 5 (38.46%) Integration Manager
2 5 (38.46%) Integration Project Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Data Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Firewall Support
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Support Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) VMware Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Middleware
2 1 (7.69%) Classic ASP
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Clustering
1 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) CMDB
2 2 (15.38%) Reinsurance
2 2 (15.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Android
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) High Availability
1 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
1 6 (46.15%) Secure Coding
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Change Control
3 2 (15.38%) Database Mirroring
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Network Optimisation
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
4 1 (7.69%) Network Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) SIEM
4 1 (7.69%) Software Licensing
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCITP
2 1 (7.69%) MCP
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (15.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
1 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) Citrix
3 4 (30.77%) HP
4 3 (23.08%) CommVault
4 3 (23.08%) Intel Security
4 3 (23.08%) NetApp
5 1 (7.69%) Apple
5 1 (7.69%) Avaya
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) Sage
5 1 (7.69%) Toshiba
5 1 (7.69%) Veeam
5 1 (7.69%) WatchGuard
Suffolk
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Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
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