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 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 65 67 66
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing NAS 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.25% 0.78% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.89% 7.94% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £338
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
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
106 63 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.23% 9.81% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 20 53
Average daily rate £369 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £270 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £393 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £68.00 - £12.83
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 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 2 March 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 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Veritas
2 2 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (50.00%) Netcool
2 2 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Software Distribution
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Brocade
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Software Packaging
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Replication

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 4 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (50.00%) Netcool
1 2 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (25.00%) Brocade
2 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £150 - £270 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £150 - £270 per day
Posted: 4 days ago