The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 91 72 65
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -7
Contract jobs citing NAS 4 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.31% 0.69% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.98% 6.06% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 0
Average daily rate
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£363 £313 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £406
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +29.62%
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
202 132 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 15.62% 11.41% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 90 74
Average daily rate £275 £325 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +20.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £225 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 12
Average hourly rate £117.50 £18.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+552.77% -49.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NAS across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 15 (93.75%) SAN
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (50.00%) UNIX
2 8 (50.00%) Solaris
3 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 7 (43.75%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 6 (37.50%) Apache
4 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
4 6 (37.50%) Samba
4 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (31.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (31.25%) MCSE
5 5 (31.25%) MCSA
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (25.00%) Ingres
7 3 (18.75%) Replication
7 3 (18.75%) Legal
7 3 (18.75%) Service Management
7 3 (18.75%) NetBackup
7 3 (18.75%) WorkSite
7 3 (18.75%) CommVault

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 6 (37.50%) Apache
1 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 3 (18.75%) WorkSite
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Node.js
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) Ingres
3 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) Informix
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (18.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Administrator
1 8 (50.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 7 (43.75%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (43.75%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) Project Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Solaris Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Exchange Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (6.25%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) UNIX
1 8 (50.00%) Solaris
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (6.25%) AIX
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (18.75%) Service Management
4 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) Build Automation
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) Korn
3 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) MCSE
1 5 (31.25%) MCSA
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Samba
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) Cacti
2 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (6.25%) Salt
2 1 (6.25%) Opsview
2 1 (6.25%) Graphite
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) HP
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
4 3 (18.75%) Citrix
4 3 (18.75%) CommVault
4 3 (18.75%) Reuters
4 3 (18.75%) ServiceNow
4 3 (18.75%) Zerto
5 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 2 (12.50%) IBM
6 1 (6.25%) EMC
6 1 (6.25%) Symantec
6 1 (6.25%) Veritas
6 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
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