The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 66 67 72
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs citing NAS 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.23% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.45% 1.00% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £313 £370
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -15.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-45.00% +45.45%
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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 Glasgow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
58 100 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.77% 13.28% 7.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 58 30
Average daily rate £325 £358 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £245 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

NAS Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

NAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

NAS Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 7 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) Solaris
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
3 2 (28.57%) Tivoli
4 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Netcool
4 1 (14.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) SLA
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) CommVault
4 1 (14.29%) StorageTek
4 1 (14.29%) Veritas
4 1 (14.29%) Legato
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Korn

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) IPsec
2 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Backup Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Solaris
1 3 (42.86%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Distribution
3 1 (14.29%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
1 1 (14.29%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Tivoli
1 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (14.29%) Legato
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Netcool
2 1 (14.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) CommVault
1 1 (14.29%) StorageTek
1 1 (14.29%) Veritas
1 1 (14.29%) Symantec