The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank - - 40
Contract jobs citing NAS 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +90.47%
NAS
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
63 76 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 13.85% 14.87% 26.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 28 32
Average daily rate £320 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 6
Average hourly rate £27.50 £43.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.14% +118.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

NAS Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

NAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

NAS Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

NAS
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (50.00%) WSUS
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) SCOM
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
1 2 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware