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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
England / London
Rank 355 318 309
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -9
Contract jobs citing NAS 45 99 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.46% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.84% 3.64% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 73 69
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £330 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £393 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.00% +20.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.20 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -54.37%

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
2444 2719 2881
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.79% 12.68% 13.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1654 1778 1856
Median daily rate £440 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +7.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 62 89
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.62 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.88% +13.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.68 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 -13 7 £538 +26.47% 5
Docklands, London -2 2 £600 +14.28%
Southwark - 1 £425 -
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 82 (88.17%) SAN
2 65 (69.89%) VMware
3 64 (68.82%) Windows
4 43 (46.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 41 (44.09%) Active Directory
6 40 (43.01%) Linux
7 32 (34.41%) Finance
7 32 (34.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 29 (31.18%) NFS
9 28 (30.11%) Oracle
9 28 (30.11%) Windows Server
10 27 (29.03%) DNS
10 27 (29.03%) HP
11 26 (27.96%) EMC
11 26 (27.96%) Cisco
11 26 (27.96%) Microsoft
11 26 (27.96%) SQL
11 26 (27.96%) Solaris
12 25 (26.88%) Windows Server 2003
13 24 (25.81%) LAN
14 23 (24.73%) WAN
14 23 (24.73%) NetApp
14 23 (24.73%) Firewall
14 23 (24.73%) iSCSI
15 22 (23.66%) Performance Tuning
16 21 (22.58%) Hyper-V
16 21 (22.58%) PowerShell
16 21 (22.58%) SQL Server
17 20 (21.51%) IBM
18 19 (20.43%) VMware ESX

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 18 (19.35%) IIS
2 16 (17.20%) Apache
3 12 (12.90%) MS Exchange
3 12 (12.90%) WebSphere
4 11 (11.83%) Tomcat
5 9 (9.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 8 (8.60%) DataSynapse
6 8 (8.60%) OpenStack
6 8 (8.60%) Oracle Coherence
7 7 (7.53%) SharePoint
7 7 (7.53%) Skype for Business
8 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (2.15%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (2.15%) JBoss
10 2 (2.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (18.28%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.38%) MS Office
3 4 (4.30%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Exstream
1 3 (3.23%) ION MarketView
1 3 (3.23%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.98%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (10.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (5.38%) Office 365
5 3 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (3.23%) GitHub
6 1 (1.08%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 82 (88.17%) SAN
2 27 (29.03%) DNS
3 24 (25.81%) LAN
4 23 (24.73%) Firewall
4 23 (24.73%) iSCSI
4 23 (24.73%) WAN
5 14 (15.05%) FCoE
5 14 (15.05%) TCP/IP
6 13 (13.98%) Fibre Channel
7 11 (11.83%) DHCP
8 10 (10.75%) HTTP
9 9 (9.68%) Multicast
10 8 (8.60%) Wireless
11 7 (7.53%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (7.53%) Internet
11 7 (7.53%) LDAP
11 7 (7.53%) VLAN
11 7 (7.53%) VPN
12 6 (6.45%) MPLS
12 6 (6.45%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.90%) MySQL
3 8 (8.60%) Hadoop
3 8 (8.60%) HBase
4 3 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.15%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (1.08%) Big Data
6 1 (1.08%) DB2
6 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.45%) TeamCity
3 4 (4.30%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.08%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (34.41%) Finance
2 16 (17.20%) Banking
3 11 (11.83%) Legal
4 6 (6.45%) Back Office
5 5 (5.38%) Retail
6 4 (4.30%) Publishing
7 3 (3.23%) Advertising
7 3 (3.23%) Front Office
8 2 (2.15%) Investment Banking
9 1 (1.08%) Games
9 1 (1.08%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.08%) Retail Banking
9 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (24.73%) Administrator
2 18 (19.35%) Architect
3 15 (16.13%) Infrastructure Architect
4 13 (13.98%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (9.68%) VMWare Administrator
6 7 (7.53%) Analyst
6 7 (7.53%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Consultant
8 5 (5.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.38%) Unix Administrator
8 5 (5.38%) Windows Administrator
9 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (4.30%) Network Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.30%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Storage Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Windows Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.83%) Middleware
2 8 (8.60%) HTML
2 8 (8.60%) Rendezvous
2 8 (8.60%) XML
2 8 (8.60%) XSLT
3 6 (6.45%) .NET
3 6 (6.45%) LAMP
3 6 (6.45%) libvirt
3 6 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (3.23%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.23%) 802.1X
4 3 (3.23%) COM
4 3 (3.23%) Web Services
4 3 (3.23%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (2.15%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.35%) Data Centre
2 10 (10.75%) Clustering
3 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.45%) Client/Server
4 6 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.45%) Private Cloud
5 5 (5.38%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (4.30%) Online Banking
6 4 (4.30%) Symmetrix
6 4 (4.30%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 3 (3.23%) Fixed Income
7 3 (3.23%) Replication
7 3 (3.23%) User Experience
7 3 (3.23%) Wiki
8 2 (2.15%) CLARiiON
8 2 (2.15%) EMC VNX
8 2 (2.15%) Fintech
9 1 (1.08%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 64 (68.82%) Windows
2 40 (43.01%) Linux
3 32 (34.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (30.11%) Windows Server
5 26 (27.96%) Solaris
6 25 (26.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (20.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (17.20%) Unix
9 14 (15.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (7.53%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 5 (5.38%) SUSE
11 5 (5.38%) Windows 7
12 4 (4.30%) Windows 10
13 3 (3.23%) AIX
13 3 (3.23%) VMS
14 2 (2.15%) Data ONTAP
14 2 (2.15%) FreeBSD
15 1 (1.08%) Android
15 1 (1.08%) CentOS
15 1 (1.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.66%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (18.28%) Change Management
3 14 (15.05%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (13.98%) DevOps
5 12 (12.90%) ITIL
6 10 (10.75%) Benchmarking
7 9 (9.68%) Open Source
8 8 (8.60%) Configuration Management
8 8 (8.60%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (8.60%) Migration
8 8 (8.60%) Project Management
9 7 (7.53%) Load Balancing
9 7 (7.53%) Problem Management
9 7 (7.53%) Service Management
9 7 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (6.45%) Kernel Tuning
11 5 (5.38%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (5.38%) Microservices
11 5 (5.38%) Performance Monitoring
11 5 (5.38%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (27.96%) SQL
2 21 (22.58%) PowerShell
3 9 (9.68%) Bash Shell
3 9 (9.68%) Java
3 9 (9.68%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.60%) Perl
4 8 (8.60%) Python
5 4 (4.30%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.23%) VB
7 2 (2.15%) C
8 1 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (11.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (9.68%) CCNP
2 9 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (9.68%) MCSE
2 9 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (8.60%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.60%) Security Cleared
4 6 (6.45%) CCNA
4 6 (6.45%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (6.45%) Degree
4 6 (6.45%) RHCA
4 6 (6.45%) RHCE
4 6 (6.45%) RHCSA
5 4 (4.30%) VCAP
6 2 (2.15%) CCDP
6 2 (2.15%) CCIE
6 2 (2.15%) CISSP
6 2 (2.15%) CLAS
6 2 (2.15%) VCP5
6 2 (2.15%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) SLA
2 2 (2.15%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 43 (46.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (44.09%) Active Directory
3 29 (31.18%) NFS
4 21 (22.58%) Hyper-V
5 19 (20.43%) VMware ESX
6 16 (17.20%) KVM
7 13 (13.98%) SRDF
8 12 (12.90%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (12.90%) vSphere
9 11 (11.83%) Oracle RAC
10 9 (9.68%) Xen
11 7 (7.53%) XenServer
12 6 (6.45%) iptables
13 5 (5.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 5 (5.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 4 (4.30%) Virtual Servers
15 3 (3.23%) Forefront TMG
15 3 (3.23%) Veritas File System
16 2 (2.15%) Terminal Services
16 2 (2.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (11.83%) NetBackup
1 11 (11.83%) Puppet
2 9 (9.68%) WMI
3 6 (6.45%) HAProxy
3 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Clustering
3 6 (6.45%) SCCM
3 6 (6.45%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 6 (6.45%) vMotion
4 4 (4.30%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (3.23%) BladeLogic
5 3 (3.23%) Control-M
5 3 (3.23%) MIMEsweeper
5 3 (3.23%) Nessus
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle Identity Management
5 3 (3.23%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 3 (3.23%) Terraform
5 3 (3.23%) WhatsUp Gold
6 2 (2.15%) OpenAM
7 1 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 65 (69.89%) VMware
2 28 (30.11%) Oracle
3 27 (29.03%) HP
4 26 (27.96%) Cisco
4 26 (27.96%) EMC
4 26 (27.96%) Microsoft
5 23 (24.73%) NetApp
6 20 (21.51%) IBM
7 17 (18.28%) Citrix
8 16 (17.20%) Intel
9 12 (12.90%) Sybase
10 11 (11.83%) Veritas
11 9 (9.68%) Sun
12 8 (8.60%) Intel Security
12 8 (8.60%) Symantec
12 8 (8.60%) TIBCO
13 7 (7.53%) Red Hat
14 6 (6.45%) Dell
15 5 (5.38%) Altiris
15 5 (5.38%) Veeam
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