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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 124 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -
Contract jobs citing NAS 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.24% 0.12% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.66% 0.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £500 £125 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+300.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £306
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +22.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £22.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-7.95% -45.00%
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
610 136 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 37.35% 15.83% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 63 46
Median daily rate £295 £285 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.59% +8.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £248 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £350 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 24 1
Median hourly rate £28.00 £16.16 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.26% +61.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing NAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the North East region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Tyne and Wear -56 3 £500 +300.00%
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 North East region with a requirement for NAS.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) HP Storage
2 3 (75.00%) 3PAR
3 2 (50.00%) Opsware
3 2 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (50.00%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (50.00%) OpenView
3 2 (50.00%) BMC
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (50.00%) Veritas
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) iPlanet
3 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (50.00%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (50.00%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (50.00%) Six Sigma

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (50.00%) iPlanet
1 2 (50.00%) MQSeries
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 2 (50.00%) FTP
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 2 (50.00%) SSH
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Chief Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) JSP
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) HP Storage
2 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) Grid Computing
2 2 (50.00%) HP StoreVirtual
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (25.00%) Replication
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) AIX
3 2 (50.00%) Solaris
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) QMS
1 2 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) JSP 440
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (50.00%) OpenView
1 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) 3PAR
1 3 (75.00%) EMC
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) BEA
2 2 (50.00%) BMC
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Cognos
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) Opsware
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Qualys
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Sun
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) Veritas