The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 376 339 318
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -21
Contract jobs citing NAS 55 90 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.40% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.91% 3.22% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 70 73
Median daily rate £448 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.54% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £299 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £395 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.39% +12.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £49.19 £38.68 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.17% +98.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-40.00% -15.38%
NAS
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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2880 2795 3079
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.07% 12.51% 13.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1903 1882 2084
Median daily rate £438 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 88 85
Median hourly rate £32.89 £22.62 £20.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.40% +11.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.65 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in London

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

NAS Daily Rate Trend in London

NAS
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NAS across the London region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

NAS Daily Rate Histogram in London

NAS
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

NAS Hourly Rate Trend in London

NAS
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the London region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
City of London -5 5 £450 +8.43% 2
New Malden - 2 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £500 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £675 -
Southwark - 1 £425 -
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 London region with a requirement for NAS.

1 131 (87.33%) SAN
2 100 (66.67%) Windows
3 84 (56.00%) VMware
4 77 (51.33%) Linux
5 61 (40.67%) EMC
6 57 (38.00%) Microsoft
7 56 (37.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 55 (36.67%) HP
9 54 (36.00%) Active Directory
10 52 (34.67%) NetApp
11 46 (30.67%) Windows Server
12 43 (28.67%) NFS
13 41 (27.33%) Solaris
13 41 (27.33%) SQL Server
14 39 (26.00%) iSCSI
15 37 (24.67%) Cisco
16 36 (24.00%) IBM
16 36 (24.00%) IIS
17 34 (22.67%) DNS
18 33 (22.00%) Oracle
18 33 (22.00%) Windows Server 2012
19 32 (21.33%) Windows Server 2008
19 32 (21.33%) MS Exchange
19 32 (21.33%) Finance
20 31 (20.67%) Apache
21 30 (20.00%) SQL
22 29 (19.33%) Windows Server 2003
23 26 (17.33%) Veritas
23 26 (17.33%) Unix
23 26 (17.33%) Banking

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 36 (24.00%) IIS
2 32 (21.33%) MS Exchange
3 31 (20.67%) Apache
4 22 (14.67%) Tomcat
5 17 (11.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 17 (11.33%) WebSphere
6 15 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 12 (8.00%) Oracle Coherence
8 10 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (6.67%) OpenStack
9 8 (5.33%) Skype for Business
10 6 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (3.33%) SharePoint
12 4 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (2.00%) JBoss
14 2 (1.33%) WebLogic
15 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
15 1 (0.67%) iPlanet
15 1 (0.67%) MQSeries
15 1 (0.67%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 23 (15.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.67%) MS Office
3 4 (2.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (8.00%) Faxination
2 4 (2.67%) Exstream
3 3 (2.00%) RMDS
4 1 (0.67%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.67%) Office 365
2 16 (10.67%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (9.33%) Mimecast
4 11 (7.33%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.33%) IaaS
7 1 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 131 (87.33%) SAN
2 39 (26.00%) iSCSI
3 34 (22.67%) DNS
4 26 (17.33%) FCoE
5 24 (16.00%) Fibre Channel
6 21 (14.00%) WAN
7 20 (13.33%) Firewall
7 20 (13.33%) LAN
8 17 (11.33%) HTTP
9 16 (10.67%) TCP/IP
10 15 (10.00%) DHCP
11 14 (9.33%) Multicast
12 12 (8.00%) VLAN
13 10 (6.67%) Internet
14 6 (4.00%) FTP
14 6 (4.00%) LDAP
15 5 (3.33%) SSH
15 5 (3.33%) VPN
16 4 (2.67%) SSL
17 3 (2.00%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (27.33%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.67%) MySQL
3 13 (8.67%) Hadoop
3 13 (8.67%) HBase
4 4 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.00%) DB2
5 3 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.33%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.67%) Big Data
7 1 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.67%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.67%) OLAP
7 1 (0.67%) OLTP
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 10 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 10 (6.67%) TeamCity
2 3 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.67%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (21.33%) Finance
2 26 (17.33%) Banking
3 11 (7.33%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.00%) Advertising
4 6 (4.00%) Publishing
5 5 (3.33%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.67%) Law
7 3 (2.00%) Games
8 2 (1.33%) French Language
8 2 (1.33%) Retail
9 1 (0.67%) Back Office
9 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.67%) Local Government
9 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (36.67%) Administrator
2 32 (21.33%) Systems Administrator
3 25 (16.67%) Architect
4 22 (14.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 14 (9.33%) Linux Administrator
6 13 (8.67%) VMWare Administrator
7 12 (8.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 11 (7.33%) Windows Administrator
9 10 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
10 9 (6.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
11 8 (5.33%) Project Manager
12 7 (4.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 7 (4.67%) AWS Administrator
12 7 (4.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (4.67%) Infrastructure Manager
12 7 (4.67%) Lead Architect
12 7 (4.67%) Storage Administrator
12 7 (4.67%) Support Engineer
12 7 (4.67%) Unix Administrator
13 6 (4.00%) Senior VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.00%) Middleware
2 11 (7.33%) HTML
2 11 (7.33%) Rendezvous
2 11 (7.33%) Web Services
2 11 (7.33%) XML
2 11 (7.33%) XSLT
3 10 (6.67%) LAMP
3 10 (6.67%) libvirt
3 10 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (4.00%) .NET
4 6 (4.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (2.67%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (2.00%) 802.1X
6 3 (2.00%) COM
7 1 (0.67%) J2EE
7 1 (0.67%) JMS
7 1 (0.67%) JSP
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (0.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.00%) Clustering
2 14 (9.33%) CLARiiON
2 14 (9.33%) Computer Science
3 13 (8.67%) Data Centre
4 12 (8.00%) Blackberry
5 11 (7.33%) Virtual Team
6 10 (6.67%) Client/Server
6 10 (6.67%) Private Cloud
7 7 (4.67%) Management Information System
8 6 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (4.00%) Online Banking
9 5 (3.33%) Replication
10 4 (2.67%) BYOD
10 4 (2.67%) EMC VNX
10 4 (2.67%) Fintech
10 4 (2.67%) VCE vBlock
11 3 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (2.00%) EMC Centera
11 3 (2.00%) EMC VMAX
12 2 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 100 (66.67%) Windows
2 77 (51.33%) Linux
3 46 (30.67%) Windows Server
4 41 (27.33%) Solaris
5 33 (22.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (21.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (19.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 26 (17.33%) Unix
9 17 (11.33%) Apple iOS
10 16 (10.67%) Android
11 14 (9.33%) SUSE
12 13 (8.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (8.00%) Windows Mobile
14 6 (4.00%) Ubuntu
15 5 (3.33%) Windows 7
15 5 (3.33%) Windows 8
16 4 (2.67%) Mac OS
16 4 (2.67%) Windows Vista
17 3 (2.00%) Data ONTAP
17 3 (2.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (16.67%) ITIL
2 23 (15.33%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (10.67%) DevOps
4 15 (10.00%) Benchmarking
5 14 (9.33%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (9.33%) Load Balancing
6 13 (8.67%) Change Management
7 11 (7.33%) Configuration Management
7 11 (7.33%) Migration
7 11 (7.33%) Open Source
7 11 (7.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (6.67%) Kernel Tuning
9 9 (6.00%) Data Management
9 9 (6.00%) Project Management
10 8 (5.33%) PRINCE2
10 8 (5.33%) Service Management
11 7 (4.67%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (4.67%) High Availability
12 6 (4.00%) Capacity Management
12 6 (4.00%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (20.00%) SQL
2 19 (12.67%) PowerShell
3 14 (9.33%) Java
4 13 (8.67%) Python
5 12 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (8.00%) Perl
6 11 (7.33%) Bash Shell
7 6 (4.00%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.00%) VB
9 2 (1.33%) C
10 1 (0.67%) PHP
10 1 (0.67%) Ruby
10 1 (0.67%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 14 (9.33%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (8.67%) CCNP
2 13 (8.67%) Degree
3 11 (7.33%) CCNA
4 10 (6.67%) RHCA
4 10 (6.67%) RHCE
4 10 (6.67%) RHCSA
4 10 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 10 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 10 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (5.33%) VCAP
6 6 (4.00%) MCSE
7 5 (3.33%) VCP5
7 5 (3.33%) VCP6
8 3 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.33%) CCDP
9 2 (1.33%) CCIE
9 2 (1.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.00%) SLA
2 5 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.67%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 56 (37.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (36.00%) Active Directory
3 43 (28.67%) NFS
4 26 (17.33%) KVM
5 25 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 20 (13.33%) SRDF
7 18 (12.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 18 (12.00%) vSphere
8 17 (11.33%) VMware ESX
9 16 (10.67%) Xen
10 14 (9.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 13 (8.67%) Oracle RAC
12 11 (7.33%) XenServer
13 10 (6.67%) iptables
14 7 (4.67%) VMware ESXi
15 3 (2.00%) Forefront TMG
16 2 (1.33%) Terminal Services
16 2 (1.33%) XenApp
17 1 (0.67%) Docker
17 1 (0.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (12.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 14 (9.33%) NetBackup
3 13 (8.67%) Puppet
4 12 (8.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 10 (6.67%) HAProxy
6 9 (6.00%) SCCM
6 9 (6.00%) Terraform
7 8 (5.33%) ServiceCenter
8 5 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
8 5 (3.33%) SCOM
9 4 (2.67%) EMC NetWorker
9 4 (2.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 3 (2.00%) Nessus
10 3 (2.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 3 (2.00%) vRealize
10 3 (2.00%) WhatsUp Gold
10 3 (2.00%) WSUS
11 2 (1.33%) BladeLogic
11 2 (1.33%) OpenView
11 2 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 84 (56.00%) VMware
2 61 (40.67%) EMC
3 57 (38.00%) Microsoft
4 55 (36.67%) HP
5 52 (34.67%) NetApp
6 37 (24.67%) Cisco
7 36 (24.00%) IBM
8 33 (22.00%) Oracle
9 26 (17.33%) Veritas
10 20 (13.33%) Red Hat
11 18 (12.00%) Symantec
12 17 (11.33%) Intel
13 15 (10.00%) Sybase
14 14 (9.33%) IronPort
15 13 (8.67%) Citrix
15 13 (8.67%) Postini
15 13 (8.67%) Proofpoint
16 12 (8.00%) MobileIron
16 12 (8.00%) RightFax
17 11 (7.33%) DataSynapse
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