The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 51 60 58
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs citing NAS 3 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.74% 0.17% 1.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.80% 1.16% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £550 £325 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.23% -5.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £398 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.94% +13.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-40.00% -15.38%
NAS
East of 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 Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
79 86 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 19.36% 15.03% 23.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 45 81
Median daily rate £350 £330 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 6
Median hourly rate £29.61 £34.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.91% +126.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.95 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.62 £45.07 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

NAS Daily Rate Trend in Essex

NAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NAS across the Essex region.

NAS Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

NAS
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Essex region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Harlow - 2 - -
Witham - 1 £550 -
NAS
East of England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Essex region with a requirement for NAS.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (66.67%) Software Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Life Science
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
2 2 (66.67%) MOS
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) HSRP
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) SMTP
2 1 (33.33%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Life Science
1 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
1 2 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
1 2 (66.67%) Software Deployment
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (33.33%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCSA
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MOS
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP SIM
1 1 (33.33%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Clearswift
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Huawei
3 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) VMware