The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 107 103 108
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing NAS 17 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.76% 0.63% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.06% 3.13% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 4
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£313 £320 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.34% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £315 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £365 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £406
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +29.62%
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
419 415 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 18.70% 20.12% 18.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 214 178
Average daily rate £400 £360 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 36 57
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.83 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £39.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NAS across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NAS across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

NAS Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NAS across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

NAS Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

NAS
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -12 2 - -
Fareham - 1 £550 -
Havant - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Farnborough - - - - 1
Basingstoke - - - -
NAS
South East

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 21 (77.78%) Linux
2 19 (70.37%) SAN
3 15 (55.56%) Windows
3 15 (55.56%) Firewall
4 11 (40.74%) UNIX
5 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
6 7 (25.93%) Migration
7 6 (22.22%) AWK
7 6 (22.22%) Korn
7 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
7 6 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (22.22%) Solaris
7 6 (22.22%) ITIL
7 6 (22.22%) Oracle
7 6 (22.22%) FTP
7 6 (22.22%) DNS
7 6 (22.22%) HTTPS
7 6 (22.22%) Python
7 6 (22.22%) Red Hat
7 6 (22.22%) DMZ
7 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
7 6 (22.22%) Shell Script
7 6 (22.22%) sed
8 5 (18.52%) Analytics
8 5 (18.52%) Multicast
8 5 (18.52%) DevOps
8 5 (18.52%) Nagios
8 5 (18.52%) Middleware
8 5 (18.52%) BGP
8 5 (18.52%) N-Tier

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 (7.41%) nginx
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (70.37%) SAN
2 15 (55.56%) Firewall
3 6 (22.22%) DMZ
3 6 (22.22%) DNS
3 6 (22.22%) HTTPS
3 6 (22.22%) FTP
4 5 (18.52%) ATM
4 5 (18.52%) BGP
4 5 (18.52%) Multicast
5 4 (14.81%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (11.11%) IPsec
7 2 (7.41%) LDAP
7 2 (7.41%) SSL
8 1 (3.70%) Internet
8 1 (3.70%) DHCP
8 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
1 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.41%) Gerrit
1 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (18.52%) Multimedia
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (22.22%) Administrator
2 5 (18.52%) Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
4 3 (11.11%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) UNIX Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Applications Support
5 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Support
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Installations Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) Middleware
2 2 (7.41%) Web Services
2 2 (7.41%) ServiceStack
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
3 1 (3.70%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) N-Tier
1 5 (18.52%) PKI
2 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.11%) Clustering
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (3.70%) GIS
4 1 (3.70%) Replication
4 1 (3.70%) CLARiiON
4 1 (3.70%) Symmetrix
4 1 (3.70%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 21 (77.78%) Linux
2 15 (55.56%) Windows
3 11 (40.74%) UNIX
4 6 (22.22%) Solaris
4 6 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.41%) Android
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.70%) Windows NT
6 1 (3.70%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Migration
2 6 (22.22%) ITIL
3 5 (18.52%) SOA
3 5 (18.52%) Service Management
3 5 (18.52%) Data Architecture
3 5 (18.52%) Security Architecture
3 5 (18.52%) SIEM
3 5 (18.52%) Analytics
3 5 (18.52%) ITSM
3 5 (18.52%) DevOps
4 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 3 (11.11%) Software Distribution
6 2 (7.41%) Time Management
7 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.70%) Web Development
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) Python
1 6 (22.22%) Shell Script
1 6 (22.22%) AWK
1 6 (22.22%) Korn
1 6 (22.22%) sed
2 5 (18.52%) Java
3 4 (14.81%) Perl
3 4 (14.81%) C
4 3 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) Groovy
5 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
2 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) Degree
5 1 (3.70%) MCP
5 1 (3.70%) CCNP
5 1 (3.70%) CCNA
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.11%) KVM
4 2 (7.41%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.70%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Nagios
2 3 (11.11%) Puppet
2 3 (11.11%) Tivoli
2 3 (11.11%) Netcool
2 3 (11.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (7.41%) Ansible
4 1 (3.70%) SCCM
4 1 (3.70%) SCOM
4 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (3.70%) OpenView
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle
1 6 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 4 (14.81%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) Alias
3 3 (11.11%) Sun
3 3 (11.11%) Citrix
3 3 (11.11%) Veritas
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco
5 1 (3.70%) IBM
5 1 (3.70%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) EMC
5 1 (3.70%) Juniper
5 1 (3.70%) Veeam
5 1 (3.70%) 3PAR