The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 34 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing NAS 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.66% 1.18% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.81% 6.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate £300 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £349 £378
% change year-on-year
+12.54% -7.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +54.76%
NAS
South East

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 Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 60 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 11.20% 17.75% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 32 18
Average daily rate £315 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £175 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 £36.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.58% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

NAS Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

NAS
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NAS across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

NAS Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

NAS
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
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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
Brighton +14 4 £300 -29.41%
NAS
South East

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (60.00%) vMotion
3 3 (60.00%) VLAN
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Acronis
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) XenApp
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Document Management
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (40.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (40.00%) BMC Marimba
4 2 (40.00%) CMDB
4 2 (40.00%) High Availability
4 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
1 2 (40.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) Document Management
1 2 (40.00%) High Availability
1 2 (40.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (40.00%) Terminal Server
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) vMotion
2 2 (40.00%) BMC Marimba
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Acronis
3 2 (40.00%) Avaya
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) HP