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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 107 106 104
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing NAS 15 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.71% 0.54% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.73% 2.47% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 3
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£350 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £280 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £357 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £288 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.73% -17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £38.75 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.93% +150.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £38.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-25.16% +40.90%
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
402 445 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 18.98% 21.84% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 241 155
Average daily rate £388 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.31% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £195 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £323
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 35 38
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +41.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

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 3 August 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
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 3 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Hook - 5 £325 -
Winchester -13 2 £315 +12.50%
Basingstoke -10 1 - - 1
Portsmouth - 1 £170 -
Aldershot - 1 £375 -
NAS
South East

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 26 (83.87%) SAN
2 24 (77.42%) Linux
3 15 (48.39%) Windows
4 13 (41.94%) Solaris
5 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
6 11 (35.48%) VMware
7 10 (32.26%) Firewall
7 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
8 9 (29.03%) Server Building
9 8 (25.81%) Nagios
10 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
10 7 (22.58%) DNS
10 7 (22.58%) Python
10 7 (22.58%) SQL
10 7 (22.58%) Degree
11 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
11 6 (19.35%) IPsec
11 6 (19.35%) Clustering
11 6 (19.35%) Perl
11 6 (19.35%) Veritas
11 6 (19.35%) Citrix
11 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
11 6 (19.35%) Tivoli
11 6 (19.35%) Netcool
11 6 (19.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 6 (19.35%) DevOps
11 6 (19.35%) Software Distribution
12 5 (16.13%) KVM
12 5 (16.13%) Red Hat

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 3 (9.68%) nginx
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (6.45%) IIS
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (83.87%) SAN
2 10 (32.26%) Firewall
3 7 (22.58%) DNS
4 6 (19.35%) IPsec
5 5 (16.13%) LDAP
6 4 (12.90%) DHCP
6 4 (12.90%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (9.68%) SSL
8 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
8 2 (6.45%) iSCSI
9 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
9 1 (3.23%) Internet
9 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
9 1 (3.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
1 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.68%) Gerrit
1 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (22.58%) Administrator
2 6 (19.35%) Integration Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (9.68%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) DevOps Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Web Services
1 3 (9.68%) ServiceStack
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Clustering
1 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.68%) EMC VNX
3 3 (9.68%) EMC VMAX
3 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Life Science
4 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.23%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (3.23%) GIS
4 1 (3.23%) Replication
4 1 (3.23%) CLARiiON
4 1 (3.23%) Symmetrix
4 1 (3.23%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 24 (77.42%) Linux
2 15 (48.39%) Windows
3 13 (41.94%) Solaris
4 5 (16.13%) UNIX
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (9.68%) Android
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (9.68%) AIX
6 3 (9.68%) HPUX
7 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000
8 1 (3.23%) Windows NT
8 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Server Building
2 6 (19.35%) DevOps
2 6 (19.35%) Software Distribution
2 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
3 4 (12.90%) ITIL
4 3 (9.68%) Converged Infrastructure
5 2 (6.45%) Time Management
5 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.23%) Software Deployment
6 1 (3.23%) Change Management
6 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.23%) Migration
6 1 (3.23%) Web Development
6 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.23%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
1 7 (22.58%) Python
2 6 (19.35%) Perl
3 5 (16.13%) Java
4 4 (12.90%) C
5 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.23%) Groovy
6 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
2 7 (22.58%) Degree
3 5 (16.13%) DV Cleared
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.23%) MOS
5 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.23%) MCP
5 1 (3.23%) MCSA
5 1 (3.23%) CCNP
5 1 (3.23%) CCNA
5 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
2 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (16.13%) KVM
4 4 (12.90%) vSphere
5 3 (9.68%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.23%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) Nagios
2 6 (19.35%) Tivoli
2 6 (19.35%) Netcool
2 6 (19.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (16.13%) Puppet
4 3 (9.68%) Ansible
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (6.45%) SCCM
5 2 (6.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (3.23%) SCOM
6 1 (3.23%) OpenView
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) VMware
2 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
3 6 (19.35%) Citrix
3 6 (19.35%) Veritas
4 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
5 4 (12.90%) EMC
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle
6 3 (9.68%) Cisco
7 1 (3.23%) IBM
7 1 (3.23%) HP
7 1 (3.23%) Juniper
7 1 (3.23%) Veeam
7 1 (3.23%) 3PAR