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 24 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 368 337 336
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -1
Contract jobs citing NAS 69 100 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.43% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.12% 3.45% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 69 69
Median daily rate £448 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.87% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £300 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.37% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £38.68 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.48 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +31.02%
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
3252 2902 3242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.37% 12.40% 13.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2093 1923 2072
Median daily rate £450 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 89 94
Median hourly rate £17.25 £17.25 £22.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -2 12 £448 +2.28% 5
Docklands, London +13 2 £350 -36.36%
Southwark - 1 - -
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region with a requirement for NAS.

1 154 (78.97%) SAN
2 111 (56.92%) Windows
3 104 (53.33%) Linux
4 101 (51.79%) VMware
5 79 (40.51%) NetApp
5 79 (40.51%) EMC
6 72 (36.92%) VMware Infrastructure
7 68 (34.87%) Active Directory
8 62 (31.79%) HP
9 53 (27.18%) Solaris
10 51 (26.15%) Microsoft
11 50 (25.64%) Windows Server
12 47 (24.10%) IBM
13 44 (22.56%) DNS
14 41 (21.03%) SQL Server
14 41 (21.03%) Veritas
15 40 (20.51%) Firewall
15 40 (20.51%) Finance
15 40 (20.51%) Unix
15 40 (20.51%) Cisco
16 39 (20.00%) NFS
17 37 (18.97%) ITIL
18 36 (18.46%) iSCSI
19 35 (17.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
19 35 (17.95%) Banking
20 34 (17.44%) Red Hat
20 34 (17.44%) SQL
20 34 (17.44%) Windows Server 2012
21 33 (16.92%) Oracle
22 31 (15.90%) MS Exchange

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 31 (15.90%) MS Exchange
2 30 (15.38%) IIS
3 29 (14.87%) Apache
4 23 (11.79%) Tomcat
5 17 (8.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 11 (5.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 10 (5.13%) WebSphere
8 9 (4.62%) Skype for Business
9 8 (4.10%) Oracle Coherence
10 7 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (3.59%) OpenStack
10 7 (3.59%) SharePoint
11 6 (3.08%) MQSeries
12 4 (2.05%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (1.54%) JBoss
14 2 (1.03%) Confluence
14 2 (1.03%) WebLogic
15 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
15 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
15 1 (0.51%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 18 (9.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.54%) MS Office
3 2 (1.03%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 12 (6.15%) Faxination
2 2 (1.03%) Exstream
3 1 (0.51%) assyst
3 1 (0.51%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (9.74%) Office 365
3 14 (7.18%) Mimecast
4 8 (4.10%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (2.56%) IaaS
6 4 (2.05%) PaaS
7 1 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 154 (78.97%) SAN
2 44 (22.56%) DNS
3 40 (20.51%) Firewall
4 36 (18.46%) iSCSI
5 29 (14.87%) WAN
6 26 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
7 25 (12.82%) FCoE
7 25 (12.82%) LAN
8 20 (10.26%) HTTP
9 17 (8.72%) TCP/IP
10 16 (8.21%) DHCP
11 14 (7.18%) Multicast
11 14 (7.18%) VPN
12 11 (5.64%) LDAP
13 9 (4.62%) FTP
14 8 (4.10%) Internet
14 8 (4.10%) Network Security
14 8 (4.10%) VLAN
15 6 (3.08%) SSL
16 5 (2.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (21.03%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.23%) MySQL
3 10 (5.13%) Hadoop
3 10 (5.13%) HBase
4 4 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.54%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.03%) DB2
6 2 (1.03%) ObjectStore
7 1 (0.51%) Big Data
7 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.51%) OLAP
7 1 (0.51%) OLTP
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (4.62%) TeamCity
2 7 (3.59%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.03%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.03%) JIRA
General
1 40 (20.51%) Finance
2 35 (17.95%) Banking
3 14 (7.18%) Telecoms
4 10 (5.13%) Law
5 9 (4.62%) Investment Banking
6 6 (3.08%) Advertising
7 4 (2.05%) Publishing
8 3 (1.54%) Games
8 3 (1.54%) Retail
9 2 (1.03%) Back Office
9 2 (1.03%) French Language
9 2 (1.03%) Local Government
9 2 (1.03%) Multimedia
9 2 (1.03%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 71 (36.41%) Administrator
2 41 (21.03%) Systems Administrator
3 36 (18.46%) Architect
4 27 (13.85%) Infrastructure Architect
5 24 (12.31%) Linux Administrator
6 17 (8.72%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 14 (7.18%) Solutions Architect
7 14 (7.18%) VMWare Administrator
8 13 (6.67%) VMware Specialist
9 12 (6.15%) Unix Administrator
10 11 (5.64%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 11 (5.64%) Lead Architect
11 10 (5.13%) Storage Administrator
12 9 (4.62%) Windows Administrator
13 8 (4.10%) Support Engineer
13 8 (4.10%) Unix Systems Administrator
13 8 (4.10%) Windows Systems Administrator
14 7 (3.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 7 (3.59%) Project Manager
14 7 (3.59%) Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.23%) Middleware
2 9 (4.62%) LAMP
3 8 (4.10%) .NET
3 8 (4.10%) Rendezvous
3 8 (4.10%) Web Services
4 7 (3.59%) HTML
4 7 (3.59%) libvirt
4 7 (3.59%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (3.59%) XML
4 7 (3.59%) XSLT
5 6 (3.08%) J2EE
6 4 (2.05%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.03%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 2 (1.03%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.51%) JMS
8 1 (0.51%) JSP
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.51%) SOAP
8 1 (0.51%) Ultra Messaging
8 1 (0.51%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.79%) Data Centre
2 21 (10.77%) Clustering
3 15 (7.69%) CLARiiON
4 12 (6.15%) Blackberry
4 12 (6.15%) Computer Science
5 11 (5.64%) Virtual Team
6 10 (5.13%) Enterprise Storage
7 8 (4.10%) Management Information System
8 7 (3.59%) Client/Server
8 7 (3.59%) Private Cloud
8 7 (3.59%) Replication
9 6 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (3.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (2.56%) IBM XIV
10 5 (2.56%) iPad
10 5 (2.56%) New Media
11 4 (2.05%) BYOD
11 4 (2.05%) EMC VNX
11 4 (2.05%) Fintech
12 3 (1.54%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 111 (56.92%) Windows
2 104 (53.33%) Linux
3 53 (27.18%) Solaris
4 50 (25.64%) Windows Server
5 40 (20.51%) Unix
6 34 (17.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 30 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (9.74%) SUSE
10 17 (8.72%) Apple iOS
11 16 (8.21%) Android
12 12 (6.15%) Windows Mobile
13 8 (4.10%) AIX
14 6 (3.08%) Data ONTAP
14 6 (3.08%) Ubuntu
14 6 (3.08%) Windows 7
15 5 (2.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 5 (2.56%) Windows 8
16 4 (2.05%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (18.97%) ITIL
2 25 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
3 21 (10.77%) Migration
4 18 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (8.21%) Load Balancing
6 14 (7.18%) Benchmarking
6 14 (7.18%) Capacity Planning
7 13 (6.67%) DevOps
8 12 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (5.64%) Change Management
9 11 (5.64%) Configuration Management
10 10 (5.13%) Open Source
10 10 (5.13%) Service Management
10 10 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (4.10%) Data Management
11 8 (4.10%) High Availability
11 8 (4.10%) Performance Management
11 8 (4.10%) Problem Management
11 8 (4.10%) Project Management
11 8 (4.10%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 34 (17.44%) SQL
2 29 (14.87%) Perl
3 21 (10.77%) Python
4 16 (8.21%) Java
5 15 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 11 (5.64%) Shell Script
7 10 (5.13%) Bash Shell
8 8 (4.10%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.51%) PHP
9 1 (0.51%) Ruby
9 1 (0.51%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 11 (5.64%) Degree
1 11 (5.64%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.13%) SC Cleared
2 10 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (4.10%) CCNA
4 8 (4.10%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (3.59%) CCNP
5 7 (3.59%) RHCA
5 7 (3.59%) RHCE
5 7 (3.59%) RHCSA
5 7 (3.59%) VCAP
6 5 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (2.56%) MCSE
6 5 (2.56%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.05%) VCP5
7 4 (2.05%) VCP6
8 2 (1.03%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.51%) MCSA
9 1 (0.51%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.10%) SLA
2 6 (3.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (2.05%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.03%) QA
5 1 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.51%) JSP 440
System Software
1 72 (36.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 68 (34.87%) Active Directory
3 39 (20.00%) NFS
4 35 (17.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 26 (13.33%) KVM
6 23 (11.79%) Hyper-V
7 22 (11.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 20 (10.26%) SRDF
9 17 (8.72%) VMware ESX
9 17 (8.72%) Xen
10 11 (5.64%) vSphere
11 9 (4.62%) Oracle RAC
11 9 (4.62%) Virtual Machines
12 7 (3.59%) iptables
12 7 (3.59%) XenServer
13 5 (2.56%) Samba
13 5 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
14 4 (2.05%) Virtual Servers
15 3 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 3 (1.54%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 20 (10.26%) NetBackup
2 17 (8.72%) Puppet
3 16 (8.21%) SCOM
4 14 (7.18%) Microsoft Clustering
5 12 (6.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 8 (4.10%) ServiceCenter
6 8 (4.10%) Terraform
7 7 (3.59%) HAProxy
7 7 (3.59%) Nagios
7 7 (3.59%) SCCM
7 7 (3.59%) SnapVault
8 5 (2.56%) McAfee ePO
8 5 (2.56%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 5 (2.56%) vRealize
9 4 (2.05%) BMC PATROL
9 4 (2.05%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (1.54%) ITRS Geneos
10 3 (1.54%) WSUS
11 2 (1.03%) Ansible
Vendors
1 101 (51.79%) VMware
2 79 (40.51%) EMC
2 79 (40.51%) NetApp
3 62 (31.79%) HP
4 51 (26.15%) Microsoft
5 47 (24.10%) IBM
6 41 (21.03%) Veritas
7 40 (20.51%) Cisco
8 34 (17.44%) Red Hat
9 33 (16.92%) Oracle
10 26 (13.33%) Symantec
11 17 (8.72%) Intel
12 14 (7.18%) IronPort
13 13 (6.67%) Postini
13 13 (6.67%) Proofpoint
14 12 (6.15%) MobileIron
14 12 (6.15%) RightFax
15 10 (5.13%) Hitachi
16 9 (4.62%) F5
17 8 (4.10%) DataSynapse
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