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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 100 109 73
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -36
Contract jobs citing NAS 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.15% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.08% 1.25% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £275 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £358 £331
% change year-on-year
-2.09% +7.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.48 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +31.02%
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
185 240 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.44% 14.66% 13.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 168 72
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £293 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £533 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £115.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -84.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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 30 September 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (66.67%) CommVault
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) MCSE
4 3 (50.00%) MCSA
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (50.00%) Legal
4 3 (50.00%) Reuters
4 3 (50.00%) iManage
4 3 (50.00%) Zerto
4 3 (50.00%) ServiceNow
4 3 (50.00%) Replication
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) XenApp
5 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (33.33%) Opsview

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 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data
3 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Hudson
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Wintel Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (16.67%) LAMP
1 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (50.00%) Replication
3 2 (33.33%) Clustering
4 1 (16.67%) CLARiiON
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (16.67%) IBM XIV
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) PKI
4 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (50.00%) MCSA
2 3 (50.00%) MCSE
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) CCDE
3 1 (16.67%) CCIE
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) CCSP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) Docker
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Opsview
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) Ansible
2 1 (16.67%) Cacti
2 1 (16.67%) Graphite
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Nagios
2 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (16.67%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Salt
2 1 (16.67%) SCOM
2 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Citrix
1 5 (83.33%) HP
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) CommVault
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) iManage
3 3 (50.00%) Reuters
3 3 (50.00%) ServiceNow
3 3 (50.00%) Zerto
4 2 (33.33%) NetApp
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec
5 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) Dell
5 1 (16.67%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (16.67%) EMC
5 1 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (16.67%) Kaspersky
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (16.67%) Veritas