The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 57 56 55
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing NAS 3 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.44% 1.59% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.42% 5.74% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
Median daily rate £425 £325 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £275 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £355 £346
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -30.76%
NAS
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
124 209 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.34% 27.68% 19.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 94 57
Median daily rate £425 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £430 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 7
Median hourly rate £17.50 £10.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing NAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NAS across the Hertfordshire region.

NAS Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

NAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NAS across the Hertfordshire region.

NAS Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

NAS
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 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
Welwyn Garden City +2 1 £425 +30.76%
St Albans - 1 £400 -
NAS
East of England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for NAS.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) CommVault
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Database Mirroring
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (66.67%) CMDB
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) WatchGuard
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Storage Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) CMDB
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Database Mirroring
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CommVault
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) WatchGuard