The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Hampshire region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 108 103 99
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing NAS 11 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.53% 0.29% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.43% 1.59% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Average daily rate
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£315 £300 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
-17.85% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £38.75 £15.50 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -67.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £27.50 £23.69
% change year-on-year
+40.90% +16.09%
Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
453 315 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.88% 18.09% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 154 122
Average daily rate £345 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £182 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 43 55
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.50 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
NAS
South East

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
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 28 July 2014. 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
Basingstoke - 2 £350 - 1
Southampton - - - -
Farnborough - - - - 1
Andover - - - - 1
NAS
South East

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 16 (66.67%) Linux
2 14 (58.33%) Windows
3 10 (41.67%) UNIX
3 10 (41.67%) SAN
4 9 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
5 8 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 7 (29.17%) Migration
6 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
6 7 (29.17%) AWK
6 7 (29.17%) Korn
6 7 (29.17%) FTP
6 7 (29.17%) HTTPS
6 7 (29.17%) Oracle
6 7 (29.17%) sed
6 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
6 7 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (25.00%) C
7 6 (25.00%) Java
7 6 (25.00%) Perl
8 5 (20.83%) Python
8 5 (20.83%) DHCP
8 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
8 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
8 5 (20.83%) DNS
8 5 (20.83%) NetApp
8 5 (20.83%) DMZ
8 5 (20.83%) DV Cleared
9 4 (16.67%) VMware
9 4 (16.67%) iSCSI
9 4 (16.67%) Solaris

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 (8.33%) IIS
1 2 (8.33%) Apache
1 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) SAN
2 9 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (29.17%) HTTPS
3 7 (29.17%) FTP
4 5 (20.83%) DHCP
4 5 (20.83%) DNS
4 5 (20.83%) DMZ
5 4 (16.67%) iSCSI
6 3 (12.50%) Firewall
7 2 (8.33%) LDAP
7 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
7 2 (8.33%) FCoE
8 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Developer
1 5 (20.83%) Software Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Administrator
2 4 (16.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 4 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (16.67%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Applications Support Specialist
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Support Specialist
3 2 (8.33%) Applications Support
3 2 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Real Time Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Real Time Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Replication
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Linux
2 14 (58.33%) Windows
3 10 (41.67%) UNIX
4 7 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (16.67%) Solaris
6 3 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.17%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Migration
2 3 (12.50%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 7 (29.17%) AWK
2 7 (29.17%) Korn
2 7 (29.17%) sed
3 6 (25.00%) C
3 6 (25.00%) Java
3 6 (25.00%) Perl
4 5 (20.83%) Python
5 3 (12.50%) Embedded C
6 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.83%) DV Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) CNA
4 1 (4.17%) Novell Certification
4 1 (4.17%) NCDA
4 1 (4.17%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) vSphere
2 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (8.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Tivoli
2 2 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle
1 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) NetApp
3 4 (16.67%) VMware
4 3 (12.50%) EMC
4 3 (12.50%) Sun
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco
5 2 (8.33%) IBM
5 2 (8.33%) Citrix
5 2 (8.33%) Hitachi
5 2 (8.33%) Brocade
6 1 (4.17%) HP
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