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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 306 269 315
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +46
Contract jobs citing NAS 113 149 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.52% 0.67% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.94% 5.05% 3.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 96 68
Median daily rate £450 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £300 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £543 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -30.76%
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
2871 2950 2698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.21% 13.30% 11.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1972 1923 1816
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 92 79
Median hourly rate £21.34 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.15% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.70 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.00%

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 May 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 May 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 +30 17 £500 +22.69% 5
Croydon -6 5 £393 -28.63%
Westminster - 2 £450 -
Harrow - 1 - -
Ealing - 1 - -
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 168 (78.50%) SAN
2 112 (52.34%) Linux
3 95 (44.39%) VMware
4 92 (42.99%) Windows
5 77 (35.98%) Active Directory
6 74 (34.58%) EMC
7 72 (33.64%) VMware Infrastructure
8 69 (32.24%) NetApp
9 68 (31.78%) Unix
10 57 (26.64%) Firewall
11 55 (25.70%) Data Centre
12 53 (24.77%) Solaris
12 53 (24.77%) Finance
13 46 (21.50%) Banking
13 46 (21.50%) IBM
14 45 (21.03%) Veritas
15 43 (20.09%) HP
16 41 (19.16%) DNS
17 40 (18.69%) Oracle
17 40 (18.69%) Migration
17 40 (18.69%) Enterprise Storage
18 39 (18.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 39 (18.22%) Windows Server
19 37 (17.29%) Red Hat
20 36 (16.82%) Cisco
20 36 (16.82%) Capacity Planning
21 35 (16.36%) NFS
22 30 (14.02%) SQL Server
22 30 (14.02%) ITIL
22 30 (14.02%) Agile Software Development

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 21 (9.81%) Apache
2 20 (9.35%) Tomcat
3 16 (7.48%) IIS
4 12 (5.61%) MS Exchange
5 10 (4.67%) WebSphere
6 8 (3.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 8 (3.74%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.80%) OpenStack
7 6 (2.80%) Oracle Coherence
8 5 (2.34%) JBoss
8 5 (2.34%) MQSeries
8 5 (2.34%) PowerExchange
8 5 (2.34%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.93%) Confluence
9 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.93%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.47%) TPMS
Applications
1 7 (3.27%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.34%) MS Office
3 2 (0.93%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Exstream
1 1 (0.47%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.81%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (6.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.27%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (3.27%) Office 365
3 7 (3.27%) PaaS
4 5 (2.34%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (1.87%) IaaS
6 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 168 (78.50%) SAN
2 57 (26.64%) Firewall
3 41 (19.16%) DNS
4 29 (13.55%) WAN
5 28 (13.08%) iSCSI
6 27 (12.62%) DHCP
7 26 (12.15%) LAN
8 23 (10.75%) Fibre Channel
9 18 (8.41%) TCP/IP
9 18 (8.41%) VPN
10 15 (7.01%) HTTP
11 14 (6.54%) FCoE
12 12 (5.61%) LDAP
13 8 (3.74%) Multicast
14 7 (3.27%) VoIP
15 6 (2.80%) FTP
15 6 (2.80%) Network Security
16 5 (2.34%) HTTPS
16 5 (2.34%) tcpdump
16 5 (2.34%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (14.02%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.41%) MySQL
3 11 (5.14%) Oracle Database
4 8 (3.74%) Hadoop
4 8 (3.74%) HBase
5 6 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.34%) Oracle Exadata
6 5 (2.34%) PowerCenter
6 5 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.40%) ObjectStore
8 1 (0.47%) Big Data
8 1 (0.47%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.47%) OLTP
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.93%) JIRA
2 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
General
1 53 (24.77%) Finance
2 46 (21.50%) Banking
3 9 (4.21%) Investment Banking
4 8 (3.74%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.80%) Law
6 4 (1.87%) Games
6 4 (1.87%) Marketing
7 3 (1.40%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.93%) Advertising
8 2 (0.93%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.47%) Back Office
9 1 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.47%) French Language
9 1 (0.47%) German Language
9 1 (0.47%) Legal
9 1 (0.47%) Local Government
9 1 (0.47%) Retail
9 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (29.44%) Administrator
2 54 (25.23%) Architect
3 43 (20.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 42 (19.63%) Systems Administrator
5 29 (13.55%) Solutions Architect
6 25 (11.68%) Unix Administrator
7 23 (10.75%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 23 (10.75%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 18 (8.41%) Linux Administrator
9 16 (7.48%) VMware Specialist
10 15 (7.01%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 12 (5.61%) Storage Administrator
12 10 (4.67%) Broadcast Architect
12 10 (4.67%) VMWare Administrator
12 10 (4.67%) VMware Engineer
13 9 (4.21%) Consultant
13 9 (4.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 8 (3.74%) Linux Engineer
14 8 (3.74%) Solaris Administrator
14 8 (3.74%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.07%) Middleware
2 8 (3.74%) LAMP
3 7 (3.27%) Rendezvous
4 6 (2.80%) HTML
4 6 (2.80%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (2.80%) XML
4 6 (2.80%) XSLT
5 5 (2.34%) .NET
5 5 (2.34%) J2EE
5 5 (2.34%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (1.87%) jQuery
6 4 (1.87%) Web Services
7 3 (1.40%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (0.93%) libvirt
9 1 (0.47%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 1 (0.47%) Ultra Messaging
9 1 (0.47%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 55 (25.70%) Data Centre
2 40 (18.69%) Enterprise Storage
3 15 (7.01%) New Media
4 10 (4.67%) Clustering
4 10 (4.67%) IBM XIV
5 8 (3.74%) EMC VNX
5 8 (3.74%) Replication
5 8 (3.74%) User Experience
6 7 (3.27%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (2.80%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.80%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.34%) EMC Centera
8 5 (2.34%) EMC VMAX
8 5 (2.34%) iPad
9 4 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.87%) BBC
9 4 (1.87%) IPTV
9 4 (1.87%) Video on Demand
10 3 (1.40%) Derivative
10 3 (1.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 112 (52.34%) Linux
2 92 (42.99%) Windows
3 68 (31.78%) Unix
4 53 (24.77%) Solaris
5 39 (18.22%) Windows Server
6 29 (13.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (10.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (8.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (7.01%) AIX
10 14 (6.54%) SUSE
11 7 (3.27%) Data ONTAP
11 7 (3.27%) Windows 7
12 6 (2.80%) Mac OS X
12 6 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (2.34%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 4 (1.87%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.93%) CentOS
15 2 (0.93%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.47%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (18.69%) Migration
2 36 (16.82%) Capacity Planning
3 30 (14.02%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (14.02%) ITIL
4 29 (13.55%) Performance Tuning
5 24 (11.21%) Re-Platforming
6 20 (9.35%) Problem Management
7 16 (7.48%) TOGAF
8 15 (7.01%) Configuration Management
8 15 (7.01%) Performance Management
9 14 (6.54%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (6.54%) DevOps
9 14 (6.54%) Waterfall
10 12 (5.61%) Project Management
11 11 (5.14%) Incident Management
11 11 (5.14%) Patch Management
12 10 (4.67%) Change Control
12 10 (4.67%) Load Balancing
12 10 (4.67%) Open Source
12 10 (4.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (12.62%) Perl
1 27 (12.62%) SQL
2 25 (11.68%) Shell Script
3 22 (10.28%) Python
4 15 (7.01%) PowerShell
5 13 (6.07%) Bash Shell
6 12 (5.61%) Java
7 10 (4.67%) JavaScript
8 5 (2.34%) C-shell
8 5 (2.34%) Korn
8 5 (2.34%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (4.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.21%) Degree
3 7 (3.27%) CCNP
3 7 (3.27%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.80%) CCNA
4 6 (2.80%) RHCA
4 6 (2.80%) RHCE
4 6 (2.80%) RHCSA
4 6 (2.80%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.87%) NCDA
5 4 (1.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.40%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.40%) NCIE
7 2 (0.93%) MCP
7 2 (0.93%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.93%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.47%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.34%) SLA
2 3 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.47%) ISO 9002
3 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 77 (35.98%) Active Directory
2 72 (33.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (18.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 35 (16.36%) NFS
5 20 (9.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 14 (6.54%) VMware ESX
7 13 (6.07%) KVM
8 12 (5.61%) Hyper-V
8 12 (5.61%) SRDF
9 9 (4.21%) vSphere
9 9 (4.21%) Xen
10 7 (3.27%) Oracle RAC
10 7 (3.27%) Samba
10 7 (3.27%) Veritas File System
11 6 (2.80%) iptables
12 5 (2.34%) StorNext
12 5 (2.34%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (1.87%) Ceph
13 4 (1.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (1.87%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 17 (7.94%) NetBackup
2 16 (7.48%) SCOM
3 11 (5.14%) Puppet
4 8 (3.74%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (3.74%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (2.80%) BladeLogic
5 6 (2.80%) BMC PATROL
5 6 (2.80%) HAProxy
5 6 (2.80%) Nagios
5 6 (2.80%) SnapVault
5 6 (2.80%) Tivoli
6 5 (2.34%) Control-M
6 5 (2.34%) MIMEsweeper
6 5 (2.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (2.34%) Oracle Identity Management
6 5 (2.34%) SCCM
6 5 (2.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (2.34%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 4 (1.87%) Casper Suite
7 4 (1.87%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 95 (44.39%) VMware
2 74 (34.58%) EMC
3 69 (32.24%) NetApp
4 46 (21.50%) IBM
5 45 (21.03%) Veritas
6 43 (20.09%) HP
7 40 (18.69%) Oracle
8 37 (17.29%) Red Hat
9 36 (16.82%) Cisco
10 25 (11.68%) Microsoft
11 18 (8.41%) Symantec
12 11 (5.14%) Brocade
13 10 (4.67%) CheckPoint
13 10 (4.67%) Dell
13 10 (4.67%) Intel
14 9 (4.21%) DataSynapse
14 9 (4.21%) Hitachi
14 9 (4.21%) Isilon
15 8 (3.74%) BMC
15 8 (3.74%) F5
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