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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 115 109 107
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing NAS 8 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.36% 0.77% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.86% 3.19% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £360 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £352 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £364 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +125.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.23 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+29.91% +7.14%
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
429 502 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.19% 24.01% 16.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 280 162
Average daily rate £380 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.43% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 39 24
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.47 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £47.00 £43.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

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 1 September 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
Hook - 3 £325 -
Winchester -19 2 £315 -13.76%
Basingstoke -6 1 - -
NAS
South East

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 17 (77.27%) SAN
2 15 (68.18%) Linux
3 12 (54.55%) Windows
4 11 (50.00%) Solaris
5 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
5 9 (40.91%) VMware
6 8 (36.36%) Firewall
6 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (31.82%) Server Building
7 7 (31.82%) Nagios
7 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
8 6 (27.27%) DNS
8 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
8 6 (27.27%) Degree
9 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
9 5 (22.73%) DevOps
9 5 (22.73%) KVM
9 5 (22.73%) Puppet
9 5 (22.73%) UNIX
9 5 (22.73%) SQL
9 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
10 4 (18.18%) Veritas
10 4 (18.18%) Citrix
10 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
10 4 (18.18%) Tivoli
10 4 (18.18%) Netcool
10 4 (18.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 4 (18.18%) Clustering
10 4 (18.18%) IPsec
10 4 (18.18%) Telecoms

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (9.09%) IIS
1 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.09%) nginx
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) SAN
2 8 (36.36%) Firewall
3 6 (27.27%) DNS
4 4 (18.18%) LDAP
4 4 (18.18%) DHCP
4 4 (18.18%) IPsec
5 2 (9.09%) iSCSI
5 2 (9.09%) SSL
6 1 (4.55%) Internet
6 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
6 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.55%) VoIP
6 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.09%) Gerrit
1 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (31.82%) Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) Integration Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Installations Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
1 2 (9.09%) ServiceStack
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
2 4 (18.18%) Clustering
3 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
3 3 (13.64%) EMC VNX
3 3 (13.64%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (4.55%) GIS
4 1 (4.55%) Life Science
4 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) Windows
3 11 (50.00%) Solaris
4 5 (22.73%) UNIX
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (13.64%) AIX
7 2 (9.09%) HPUX
7 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (9.09%) Android
7 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
8 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
8 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (4.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Server Building
2 5 (22.73%) DevOps
3 4 (18.18%) Software Distribution
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 3 (13.64%) Converged Infrastructure
5 2 (9.09%) Time Management
5 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.55%) Software Deployment
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.55%) Change Management
6 1 (4.55%) Web Development
6 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Python
2 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 2 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
1 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) DV Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.55%) MOS
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.55%) MCP
4 1 (4.55%) MCSA
4 1 (4.55%) CCNP
4 1 (4.55%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (22.73%) KVM
4 4 (18.18%) vSphere
5 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.55%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Nagios
2 5 (22.73%) Puppet
3 4 (18.18%) Tivoli
3 4 (18.18%) Netcool
3 4 (18.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (9.09%) Ansible
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (4.55%) SCCM
5 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) VMware
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
4 4 (18.18%) Citrix
4 4 (18.18%) Veritas
5 3 (13.64%) EMC
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco