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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 90 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NAS 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.34% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £393 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +90.47%
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
187 154 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.58% 13.52% 10.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 110 61
Average daily rate £400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Average hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.57% +180.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) SAN
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 5 (83.33%) Puppet
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (66.67%) F5
4 3 (50.00%) Xen
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (50.00%) KVM
5 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
6 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (16.67%) EMC
6 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (16.67%) Games
6 1 (16.67%) LAN
6 1 (16.67%) WAN
6 1 (16.67%) MySQL
6 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (16.67%) Unix

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Scripter
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
1 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
1 5 (83.33%) Perl
1 5 (83.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) KVM
2 3 (50.00%) Xen
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (83.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) F5
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (16.67%) EMC