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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 344 306 323
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +17
Contract jobs citing NAS 105 131 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.46% 0.55% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.19% 4.28% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 97 64
Median daily rate £448 £400 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.87% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £291 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £29.23 £31.75
% change year-on-year
-30.72% -7.93%
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
3288 3063 3113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.28% 12.90% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2166 1975 1910
Median daily rate £450 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.78% +4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 88 100
Median hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £11.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +15 18 £469 +7.75% 2
Docklands, London +13 4 £350 -36.36%
Southwark - 1 - -
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 178 (81.65%) SAN
2 125 (57.34%) Linux
3 123 (56.42%) Windows
4 102 (46.79%) VMware
5 90 (41.28%) EMC
6 87 (39.91%) NetApp
7 73 (33.49%) VMware Infrastructure
8 71 (32.57%) Active Directory
9 66 (30.28%) HP
10 65 (29.82%) Solaris
11 57 (26.15%) Unix
12 55 (25.23%) Microsoft
13 54 (24.77%) IBM
14 53 (24.31%) Veritas
15 48 (22.02%) Windows Server
16 46 (21.10%) Finance
17 45 (20.64%) Firewall
17 45 (20.64%) Banking
17 45 (20.64%) DNS
18 44 (20.18%) NFS
18 44 (20.18%) ITIL
18 44 (20.18%) SQL Server
18 44 (20.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
19 42 (19.27%) Red Hat
20 41 (18.81%) Cisco
20 41 (18.81%) Oracle
21 36 (16.51%) iSCSI
22 35 (16.06%) Fibre Channel
22 35 (16.06%) Perl
23 34 (15.60%) Windows Server 2012

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 32 (14.68%) MS Exchange
2 29 (13.30%) Apache
2 29 (13.30%) IIS
3 23 (10.55%) Tomcat
4 17 (7.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 12 (5.50%) WebSphere
6 11 (5.05%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 9 (4.13%) Skype for Business
8 8 (3.67%) Oracle Coherence
9 7 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (3.21%) OpenStack
9 7 (3.21%) SharePoint
10 6 (2.75%) MQSeries
11 3 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (1.38%) JBoss
12 2 (0.92%) Confluence
12 2 (0.92%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.46%) iPlanet
13 1 (0.46%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 17 (7.80%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.83%) MS Office
3 2 (0.92%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 12 (5.50%) Faxination
2 2 (0.92%) Exstream
3 1 (0.46%) assyst
3 1 (0.46%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.63%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (9.17%) Office 365
3 14 (6.42%) Mimecast
4 9 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (3.67%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (2.29%) IaaS
6 5 (2.29%) PaaS
7 1 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 178 (81.65%) SAN
2 45 (20.64%) DNS
2 45 (20.64%) Firewall
3 36 (16.51%) iSCSI
4 35 (16.06%) Fibre Channel
5 32 (14.68%) WAN
6 28 (12.84%) LAN
7 25 (11.47%) FCoE
8 20 (9.17%) HTTP
9 18 (8.26%) TCP/IP
9 18 (8.26%) VPN
10 16 (7.34%) DHCP
11 14 (6.42%) Multicast
12 11 (5.05%) LDAP
13 9 (4.13%) FTP
14 8 (3.67%) Internet
14 8 (3.67%) Network Security
15 7 (3.21%) VLAN
16 6 (2.75%) SSL
17 5 (2.29%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (20.18%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.17%) MySQL
3 10 (4.59%) Hadoop
3 10 (4.59%) HBase
4 4 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.38%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.92%) DB2
6 2 (0.92%) ObjectStore
7 1 (0.46%) Big Data
7 1 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.46%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.46%) OLAP
7 1 (0.46%) OLTP
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (3.67%) TeamCity
2 6 (2.75%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.92%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.92%) JIRA
General
1 46 (21.10%) Finance
2 45 (20.64%) Banking
3 15 (6.88%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.59%) Investment Banking
4 10 (4.59%) Law
5 4 (1.83%) Advertising
5 4 (1.83%) Games
5 4 (1.83%) Publishing
6 3 (1.38%) Retail
7 2 (0.92%) Back Office
7 2 (0.92%) French Language
7 2 (0.92%) Local Government
7 2 (0.92%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.92%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 84 (38.53%) Administrator
2 50 (22.94%) Systems Administrator
3 39 (17.89%) Architect
4 30 (13.76%) Infrastructure Architect
5 28 (12.84%) Linux Administrator
6 22 (10.09%) Unix Administrator
7 21 (9.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 18 (8.26%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 16 (7.34%) Storage Administrator
10 14 (6.42%) Solutions Architect
11 13 (5.96%) VMware Specialist
12 12 (5.50%) VMWare Administrator
13 11 (5.05%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
13 11 (5.05%) Lead Architect
14 10 (4.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 9 (4.13%) Solaris Administrator
16 8 (3.67%) Support Engineer
16 8 (3.67%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
17 7 (3.21%) Project Manager
17 7 (3.21%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.26%) Middleware
2 9 (4.13%) LAMP
3 8 (3.67%) Rendezvous
3 8 (3.67%) Web Services
4 7 (3.21%) .NET
4 7 (3.21%) HTML
4 7 (3.21%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (3.21%) XML
4 7 (3.21%) XSLT
5 6 (2.75%) J2EE
5 6 (2.75%) libvirt
6 4 (1.83%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (1.38%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.92%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 1 (0.46%) JMS
9 1 (0.46%) JSP
9 1 (0.46%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.46%) SOAP
9 1 (0.46%) Ultra Messaging
9 1 (0.46%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.39%) Data Centre
2 23 (10.55%) Clustering
3 19 (8.72%) Enterprise Storage
4 15 (6.88%) CLARiiON
5 12 (5.50%) Blackberry
5 12 (5.50%) Virtual Team
6 11 (5.05%) Computer Science
7 8 (3.67%) IBM XIV
7 8 (3.67%) Management Information System
8 7 (3.21%) Client/Server
8 7 (3.21%) EMC VNX
8 7 (3.21%) Replication
9 6 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (2.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (2.75%) New Media
9 6 (2.75%) Private Cloud
9 6 (2.75%) User Experience
10 5 (2.29%) iPad
11 4 (1.83%) BBC
11 4 (1.83%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 125 (57.34%) Linux
2 123 (56.42%) Windows
3 65 (29.82%) Solaris
4 57 (26.15%) Unix
5 48 (22.02%) Windows Server
6 34 (15.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (14.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 29 (13.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 20 (9.17%) SUSE
10 19 (8.72%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (7.80%) Apple iOS
12 16 (7.34%) Android
13 12 (5.50%) AIX
13 12 (5.50%) Windows Mobile
14 8 (3.67%) Windows 7
15 6 (2.75%) Data ONTAP
16 5 (2.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 5 (2.29%) Ubuntu
16 5 (2.29%) Windows 8
17 4 (1.83%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (20.18%) ITIL
2 32 (14.68%) Migration
3 26 (11.93%) Performance Tuning
4 23 (10.55%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (7.34%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (7.34%) Load Balancing
6 15 (6.88%) Capacity Planning
7 14 (6.42%) Benchmarking
8 13 (5.96%) Change Management
8 13 (5.96%) DevOps
9 11 (5.05%) Configuration Management
9 11 (5.05%) Problem Management
9 11 (5.05%) Service Management
10 10 (4.59%) Capacity Management
10 10 (4.59%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (4.59%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (4.13%) Data Management
11 9 (4.13%) Incident Management
11 9 (4.13%) Open Source
11 9 (4.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (16.06%) Perl
2 33 (15.14%) SQL
3 25 (11.47%) Python
4 18 (8.26%) Shell Script
5 16 (7.34%) Java
6 15 (6.88%) PowerShell
7 9 (4.13%) Bash Shell
8 8 (3.67%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.46%) PHP
9 1 (0.46%) Ruby
9 1 (0.46%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 11 (5.05%) Degree
2 10 (4.59%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.13%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.67%) CCNA
4 8 (3.67%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (3.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (3.21%) CCNP
5 7 (3.21%) RHCA
5 7 (3.21%) RHCE
5 7 (3.21%) RHCSA
6 6 (2.75%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (2.29%) VCAP
8 4 (1.83%) MCSE
8 4 (1.83%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.38%) VCP5
9 3 (1.38%) VCP6
10 2 (0.92%) NCDA
10 2 (0.92%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.46%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.13%) SLA
2 6 (2.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.83%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.92%) QA
5 1 (0.46%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.46%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.46%) JSP 440
System Software
1 73 (33.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 71 (32.57%) Active Directory
3 44 (20.18%) NFS
3 44 (20.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 26 (11.93%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 25 (11.47%) KVM
6 22 (10.09%) Hyper-V
7 20 (9.17%) SRDF
8 17 (7.80%) Xen
9 13 (5.96%) Virtual Machines
9 13 (5.96%) VMware ESX
10 11 (5.05%) vSphere
11 9 (4.13%) Oracle RAC
12 7 (3.21%) iptables
12 7 (3.21%) Samba
12 7 (3.21%) Veritas File System
13 6 (2.75%) StorNext
13 6 (2.75%) XenServer
14 4 (1.83%) Virtual Servers
14 4 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (9.63%) NetBackup
2 17 (7.80%) Puppet
3 16 (7.34%) SCOM
4 14 (6.42%) Microsoft Clustering
5 12 (5.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 8 (3.67%) ServiceCenter
7 7 (3.21%) BMC PATROL
7 7 (3.21%) HAProxy
7 7 (3.21%) Nagios
7 7 (3.21%) SnapVault
7 7 (3.21%) Terraform
8 6 (2.75%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (2.75%) SCCM
8 6 (2.75%) Tivoli
8 6 (2.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 5 (2.29%) ITRS Geneos
9 5 (2.29%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 5 (2.29%) vRealize
10 4 (1.83%) EMC NetWorker
10 4 (1.83%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 102 (46.79%) VMware
2 90 (41.28%) EMC
3 87 (39.91%) NetApp
4 66 (30.28%) HP
5 55 (25.23%) Microsoft
6 54 (24.77%) IBM
7 53 (24.31%) Veritas
8 42 (19.27%) Red Hat
9 41 (18.81%) Cisco
9 41 (18.81%) Oracle
10 28 (12.84%) Symantec
11 17 (7.80%) Intel
12 14 (6.42%) Hitachi
12 14 (6.42%) IronPort
13 13 (5.96%) Brocade
13 13 (5.96%) Postini
13 13 (5.96%) Proofpoint
14 12 (5.50%) MobileIron
14 12 (5.50%) RightFax
15 10 (4.59%) DataSynapse
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