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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 107 104 112
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing NAS 9 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.45% 0.65% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.82% 3.90% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 3
Median daily rate £413 £375 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +33.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -47.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -30.76%
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
495 359 413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 24.59% 16.76% 20.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 213 210
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 £263 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 25 27
Median hourly rate £38.50 £36.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.20% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £12.75 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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
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 29 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Winchester - 3 £400 -
Farnborough - 3 £425 -
Hook -1 1 - -
Fareham - 1 £625 -
NAS
South East

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 31 (91.18%) SAN
2 21 (61.76%) Data Centre
3 16 (47.06%) VMware
4 15 (44.12%) EMC
5 14 (41.18%) Cisco
5 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (41.18%) EMC VNX
6 13 (38.24%) vSphere
6 13 (38.24%) LAN
6 13 (38.24%) VCE vBlock
7 12 (35.29%) DNS
7 12 (35.29%) Service Management
8 11 (32.35%) MPLS
8 11 (32.35%) NetApp
8 11 (32.35%) VLAN
8 11 (32.35%) EMC VMAX
8 11 (32.35%) Converged Infrastructure
8 11 (32.35%) Cybersecurity
8 11 (32.35%) Multicast
8 11 (32.35%) Server Virtualisation
9 10 (29.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 9 (26.47%) Linux
10 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
10 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
11 7 (20.59%) Degree
11 7 (20.59%) Red Hat
12 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
12 6 (17.65%) ITIL
12 6 (17.65%) Windows
12 6 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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 1 (2.94%) IIS
1 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (91.18%) SAN
2 13 (38.24%) LAN
3 12 (35.29%) DNS
4 11 (32.35%) MPLS
4 11 (32.35%) Multicast
4 11 (32.35%) VLAN
5 6 (17.65%) Network Security
6 4 (11.76%) IPsec
7 2 (5.88%) WAN
8 1 (2.94%) DHCP
8 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
1 3 (8.82%) Local Government
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Architect
2 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 7 (20.59%) Technical Architect
3 6 (17.65%) EMC Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Senior Architect
3 6 (17.65%) VMware Specialist
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Technical Architect
5 4 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) EMC Storage Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Network Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Network Technical Architect
6 3 (8.82%) SAN Specialist
6 3 (8.82%) Storage Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) VMware Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 21 (61.76%) Data Centre
2 14 (41.18%) EMC VNX
3 13 (38.24%) VCE vBlock
4 11 (32.35%) EMC VMAX
5 5 (14.71%) Clustering
6 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
7 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
8 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Linux
2 6 (17.65%) Windows
3 4 (11.76%) Solaris
4 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.94%) VMS
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Service Management
2 11 (32.35%) Converged Infrastructure
2 11 (32.35%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (32.35%) Server Virtualisation
3 6 (17.65%) ITIL
3 6 (17.65%) Security Architecture
4 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
4 4 (11.76%) Server Building
4 4 (11.76%) Software Distribution
5 3 (8.82%) Capacity Management
5 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (8.82%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) High Availability
6 2 (5.88%) ITSM
7 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.94%) Migration
7 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.94%) SDLC
7 1 (2.94%) Security Patching
7 1 (2.94%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
1 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
2 7 (20.59%) Degree
3 6 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (8.82%) RHCT
5 2 (5.88%) MCSE
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.94%) MCSA
System Software
1 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (38.24%) vSphere
3 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
4 3 (8.82%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.94%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (11.76%) Netcool
2 4 (11.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (11.76%) Tivoli
3 3 (8.82%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) VMware
2 15 (44.12%) EMC
3 14 (41.18%) Cisco
4 11 (32.35%) NetApp
5 7 (20.59%) Red Hat
6 5 (14.71%) Citrix
6 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
7 4 (11.76%) Veritas
8 3 (8.82%) Isilon
9 1 (2.94%) Brocade
9 1 (2.94%) HP
9 1 (2.94%) Oracle