The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 115 113 103
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Contract jobs citing NAS 6 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.30% 0.38% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.51% 1.93% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 4
Median daily rate £310 £325 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% -8.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £315 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £361 £364
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £29.23 £31.75
% change year-on-year
-30.72% -7.93%
NAS
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
397 415 477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.95% 19.65% 23.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 244 266
Median daily rate £375 £388 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 47 39
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.53 £21.88
% change year-on-year
+62.60% -1.60%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

NAS Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

NAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

NAS Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

NAS
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
Farnborough - 3 £310 -
Winchester -1 1 £350 +11.11%
NAS
South East

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for NAS.

1 13 (81.25%) SAN
2 10 (62.50%) VMware
3 7 (43.75%) EMC
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco
3 7 (43.75%) ITIL
3 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 7 (43.75%) Linux
3 7 (43.75%) EMC VNX
4 6 (37.50%) VCE vBlock
4 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
4 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (31.25%) Capacity Management
6 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (25.00%) Converged Infrastructure
6 4 (25.00%) EMC VMAX
6 4 (25.00%) vSphere
6 4 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
6 4 (25.00%) IBM
6 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (25.00%) Migration
7 3 (18.75%) LAMP
7 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (18.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (18.75%) Middleware
7 3 (18.75%) Firewall
7 3 (18.75%) HP
7 3 (18.75%) Hitachi

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (18.75%) Apache
1 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
1 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) SAN
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (18.75%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (6.25%) DHCP
4 1 (6.25%) IPsec
4 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
4 1 (6.25%) MPLS
4 1 (6.25%) Multicast
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security
4 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) VLAN
4 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) DB2
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) EMC Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) EMC Storage Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Hardware Specialist
2 3 (18.75%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Storage Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Storage Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Server Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Technical Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) LAMP
1 3 (18.75%) LAPP Stack
1 3 (18.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) EMC VNX
2 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 6 (37.50%) VCE vBlock
3 4 (25.00%) EMC VMAX
4 2 (12.50%) Clustering
4 2 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) AIX
2 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Solaris
3 1 (6.25%) VMS
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Capacity Management
3 4 (25.00%) Converged Infrastructure
3 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (6.25%) High Availability
6 1 (6.25%) ITSM
6 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
6 1 (6.25%) SDLC
6 1 (6.25%) Security Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) Security Patching
6 1 (6.25%) Server Building
6 1 (6.25%) Service Management
6 1 (6.25%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Java
1 3 (18.75%) Perl
1 3 (18.75%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (18.75%) RHCT
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) MCSE
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (25.00%) vSphere
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (6.25%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (6.25%) Netcool
2 1 (6.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (6.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco
2 7 (43.75%) EMC
3 4 (25.00%) IBM
3 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (18.75%) Hitachi
4 3 (18.75%) HP
4 3 (18.75%) Isilon
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) QNAP
5 2 (12.50%) Citrix
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.25%) Brocade
6 1 (6.25%) NetApp
6 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow
6 1 (6.25%) Veritas