The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Renfrewshire / Erskine
Rank 14 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Contract jobs citing NAS 9 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 18.75% 10.61% 7.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.03% 25.45% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 4
Median daily rate £298 £280 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -16.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £262 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £424 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £396 £325
% change year-on-year
-11.67% +21.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-10.81% -53.75%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 55 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 64.58% 41.67% 34.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 38 21
Median daily rate £325 £410 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.73% -1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £280 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £445 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Erskine region citing NAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

NAS Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Erskine region with a requirement for NAS.

1 19 (90.48%) SAN
2 17 (80.95%) Security Cleared
3 14 (66.67%) iSCSI
4 13 (61.90%) SC Cleared
5 12 (57.14%) Software Distribution
5 12 (57.14%) SQL
5 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 12 (57.14%) Linux
5 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
6 9 (42.86%) EMC
6 9 (42.86%) NetBackup
7 8 (38.10%) Cisco
8 7 (33.33%) EMC Navisphere
9 6 (28.57%) Clustering
9 6 (28.57%) Jython
9 6 (28.57%) Firewall
9 6 (28.57%) ITSM
9 6 (28.57%) IPsec
9 6 (28.57%) BladeLogic
9 6 (28.57%) BMC
9 6 (28.57%) CA
9 6 (28.57%) Veritas
9 6 (28.57%) Tivoli
9 6 (28.57%) Netcool
9 6 (28.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 6 (28.57%) Middleware
9 6 (28.57%) Configuration Management
9 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 6 (28.57%) HTTP
9 6 (28.57%) HTTPS

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) SAN
2 14 (66.67%) iSCSI
3 6 (28.57%) Firewall
3 6 (28.57%) HTTP
3 6 (28.57%) HTTPS
3 6 (28.57%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) NetBackup Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Integration Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Automation Tester
4 1 (4.76%) Backup Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Clustering
2 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Solaris
2 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Software Distribution
2 6 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) ITSM
2 6 (28.57%) Server Building
2 6 (28.57%) Virtual Environments
3 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
3 4 (19.05%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 6 (28.57%) Jython
2 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 6 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (80.95%) Security Cleared
2 13 (61.90%) SC Cleared
3 6 (28.57%) DV Cleared
4 5 (23.81%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (42.86%) NetBackup
2 7 (33.33%) EMC Navisphere
3 6 (28.57%) BladeLogic
3 6 (28.57%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 6 (28.57%) Netcool
3 6 (28.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (28.57%) Puppet
3 6 (28.57%) SCOrch
3 6 (28.57%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) EMC
2 8 (38.10%) Cisco
3 6 (28.57%) BMC
3 6 (28.57%) CA
3 6 (28.57%) Citrix
3 6 (28.57%) Dell
3 6 (28.57%) HP
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) Veritas