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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank - 63 54
Contract jobs citing NAS 0 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.39% 1.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.94% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £451 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +100.65%
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £325 £370
% change year-on-year
+20.76% -12.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £22.40
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +78.57%
NAS
Scotland

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
104 102 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.19% 13.30% 9.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 59 18
Average daily rate £325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £113 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

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 13 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) EMC
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) NetBackup
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) 3PAR
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) SCDPM
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) Coaching
4 2 (33.33%) Dell Compellent
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
4 2 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (33.33%) CommVault
4 2 (33.33%) AIX
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Dell
4 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
4 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) SAN Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Storage Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) NetBackup Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Subject Matter Expert
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Celerra
1 2 (33.33%) CLARiiON
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) AIX
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 2 (33.33%) Coaching
1 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (33.33%) SCDPM
2 2 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) EMC
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) 3PAR
4 2 (33.33%) Brocade
4 2 (33.33%) CommVault
4 2 (33.33%) Dell
4 2 (33.33%) Dell Compellent
4 2 (33.33%) Fujitsu
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) Veeam
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) NetApp