The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 51 69 67
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -2
Contract jobs citing NAS 6 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.00% 0.64% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.77% 3.19% 8.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £530 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +135.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £394 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-40.00% -15.38%
NAS
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
104 188 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 17.25% 20.15% 14.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 65 49
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £270 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

NAS Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

NAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

NAS Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for NAS.

1 9 (100.00%) SAN
1 9 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (77.78%) Clustering
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) LAN
3 6 (66.67%) WLAN
3 6 (66.67%) WAN
3 6 (66.67%) Apache
3 6 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 6 (66.67%) J2EE
3 6 (66.67%) WebLogic
3 6 (66.67%) ITIL
3 6 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 6 (66.67%) Unix
3 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) DMZ
3 6 (66.67%) TOGAF
4 5 (55.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (55.56%) MPLS
4 5 (55.56%) Altiris
4 5 (55.56%) ADSL
4 5 (55.56%) VoIP
5 4 (44.44%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (44.44%) Migration
5 4 (44.44%) Presales
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 6 (66.67%) Apache
1 6 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 6 (66.67%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) SAN
2 6 (66.67%) DMZ
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) LAN
2 6 (66.67%) WAN
2 6 (66.67%) WLAN
3 5 (55.56%) ADSL
3 5 (55.56%) MPLS
3 5 (55.56%) VoIP
4 4 (44.44%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (11.11%) Network Security
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Network Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Voice Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Administrator
3 3 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (33.33%) VMWare Administrator
3 3 (33.33%) Wintel Administrator
3 3 (33.33%) Wintel Systems Administrator
4 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (77.78%) Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Unix
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
1 6 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 6 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Presales
3 3 (33.33%) Network Design
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (11.11%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Server Hardening
5 1 (11.11%) SIEM
5 1 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (22.22%) VCP5
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (22.22%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Altiris
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (11.11%) ForgeRock
4 1 (11.11%) Intel