The first table below looks at the demand for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the North East region.

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.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank - - 49
Contract jobs citing NAS 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £294 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-18.96% +3.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £27.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+22.72% -27.63%
Communications & Networking Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
75 32 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 14.97% 9.91% 19.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 13 50
Average daily rate £325 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £350 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 9
Average hourly rate £13.50 £32.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.46% +96.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £10.60 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £32.80 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.44% -2.00%
NAS
England

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NAS across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

NAS Daily Rate Trend in the North East

NAS
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

NAS Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

NAS
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the North East region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - - - -
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing NAS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NAS.

1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) EMC
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Clustering
2 5 (83.33%) VMware ESX
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Solaris
3 4 (66.67%) Veritas
3 4 (66.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 4 (66.67%) Performance Management
3 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (66.67%) Capacity Management
4 3 (50.00%) Symmetrix DMX
4 3 (50.00%) Service Management
4 3 (50.00%) Celerra
4 3 (50.00%) CLARiiON
4 3 (50.00%) UNIX
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
5 1 (16.67%) Isilon

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing NAS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) SAN Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) HP Storage Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Clustering
2 3 (50.00%) Celerra
2 3 (50.00%) Symmetrix DMX
2 3 (50.00%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) Solaris
3 3 (50.00%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Management
2 4 (66.67%) Capacity Management
3 3 (50.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) EMC
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Veritas
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
3 1 (16.67%) Isilon