The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 105 89 87
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Contract jobs citing NAS 3 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.20% 0.59% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.49% 3.72% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 5
Median daily rate £375 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
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
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
201 215 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.23% 15.96% 11.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 141 91
Median daily rate £400 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £123 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £425 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £327
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 £35.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.57% +62.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +30.00%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

NAS Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leeds region with a requirement for NAS.

1 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Perl
2 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
2 5 (71.43%) Puppet
2 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
3 4 (57.14%) F5
3 4 (57.14%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (28.57%) Games
5 2 (28.57%) Replication
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) Legal
5 2 (28.57%) Xen
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) MCSE
5 2 (28.57%) MCSA
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) MySQL
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Hudson
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 2 (28.57%) Games
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Scripter
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
1 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Replication
3 1 (14.29%) CLARiiON
3 1 (14.29%) Clustering
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) IBM XIV
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
1 5 (71.43%) Perl
2 4 (57.14%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (28.57%) MCSA
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CCDE
3 1 (14.29%) CCIE
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) CCSP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CISSP
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) KVM
2 2 (28.57%) Xen
3 1 (14.29%) Docker
3 1 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (71.43%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (14.29%) Cacti
2 1 (14.29%) Graphite
2 1 (14.29%) Nagios
2 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 1 (14.29%) Opsview
2 1 (14.29%) Salt
2 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) F5
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
4 3 (42.86%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) CommVault
5 2 (28.57%) iManage
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Reuters
5 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
5 2 (28.57%) Zerto
6 1 (14.29%) Dell
6 1 (14.29%) EMC
6 1 (14.29%) IBM
6 1 (14.29%) NetApp
6 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
6 1 (14.29%) Symantec
6 1 (14.29%) Veritas