The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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)
North West / Manchester
Rank 88 - 88
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NAS 4 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.30% - 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.93% - 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £375 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £393 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.00% +20.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
207 257 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.65% 14.19% 13.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 140 101
Median daily rate £400 £389 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% +19.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £259 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 14
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.15 £19.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.02% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.97 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £48.00 £30.00
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 Manchester

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

NAS Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

NAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

NAS Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

NAS
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Manchester 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
Bolton - 3 £375 -
NAS
North West

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

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 Manchester region with a requirement for NAS.

1 5 (62.50%) SAN
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) Webroot
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) IBM
3 3 (37.50%) NetApp
4 2 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Isilon
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
5 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
5 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
5 1 (12.50%) EMC VNX
5 1 (12.50%) EMC VPLEX
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) EMC
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) Java

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Storage Specialist
3 2 (25.00%) NetApp Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) EMC Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) EMC Storage Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
1 1 (12.50%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (12.50%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Webroot
2 3 (37.50%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) Isilon
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
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