The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 2 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NAS 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 7.45% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£336 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £25.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+56.86% +25.92%
NAS
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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
28 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 29.79% 27.87% 41.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 11
Average daily rate £347 £375 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.33% +0.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £327 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £23.33
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -14.27%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NAS across the Erskine region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 22 (100.00%) SAN
2 20 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 20 (90.91%) SQL
2 20 (90.91%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 20 (90.91%) Software Distribution
3 19 (86.36%) IPsec
3 19 (86.36%) Clustering
3 19 (86.36%) Solaris
3 19 (86.36%) Linux
3 19 (86.36%) Citrix
3 19 (86.36%) Veritas
4 18 (81.82%) Tivoli
4 18 (81.82%) Netcool
4 18 (81.82%) Configuration Management
5 14 (63.64%) Security Cleared
6 13 (59.09%) SC Cleared
7 8 (36.36%) Degree
7 8 (36.36%) Computer Science
8 3 (13.64%) ITIL
9 2 (9.09%) NetApp
9 2 (9.09%) HP
9 2 (9.09%) Service Management
9 2 (9.09%) Replication
9 2 (9.09%) Brocade
9 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
9 2 (9.09%) 3PAR
9 2 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (4.55%) HP Helion
10 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1 (4.55%) PowerShell

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 22 (100.00%) SAN
2 19 (86.36%) IPsec
3 2 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.55%) MSI
1 1 (4.55%) InstallShield
1 1 (4.55%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (4.55%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.55%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 19 (86.36%) Clustering
2 8 (36.36%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Solaris
1 19 (86.36%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Software Distribution
2 18 (81.82%) Configuration Management
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) VB
2 1 (4.55%) REXX
2 1 (4.55%) Tcl
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 13 (59.09%) SC Cleared
3 8 (36.36%) Degree
System Software
1 20 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (90.91%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 18 (81.82%) Tivoli
2 18 (81.82%) Netcool
3 1 (4.55%) WSUS
3 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Citrix
1 19 (86.36%) Veritas
2 2 (9.09%) Brocade
2 2 (9.09%) 3PAR
2 2 (9.09%) HP
2 2 (9.09%) NetApp
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) CA
3 1 (4.55%) Symantec
3 1 (4.55%) VMware