The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 58 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing NAS 1 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.14% 0.92% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.12% 7.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£125 £239 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £406
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +29.62%
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 North East region.

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
89 83 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 12.43% 12.79% 18.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 48 26
Average daily rate £300 £273 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.09% -9.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £368 £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 2
Average hourly rate £26.00 £14.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.45% -28.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 17 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +1 1 £125 -47.64% 1
NAS
England

NAS
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Server
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Server
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft