The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 64 - 69
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NAS 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.13% - 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.56% - 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £300 - £203
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £29.23 £31.75
% change year-on-year
-30.72% -7.93%
NAS
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
177 198 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 23.20% 20.41% 27.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 102 89
Median daily rate £433 £388 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.61% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £230 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 11
Median hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.89 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £24.26 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

NAS Daily Rate Trend in Reading

NAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

NAS Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Reading region with a requirement for NAS.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Varnish
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (33.33%) vCloud
3 1 (33.33%) VCP5
3 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (33.33%) Rackspace
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (33.33%) KVM

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (33.33%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior VMware Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) ELK Stack
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) Fedora
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) VCP5
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) KVM
3 1 (33.33%) NFS
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (33.33%) Postfix
3 1 (33.33%) qmail
3 1 (33.33%) Sendmail
3 1 (33.33%) Varnish
3 1 (33.33%) vCloud
3 1 (33.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) Bacula
1 1 (33.33%) Cacti
1 1 (33.33%) cPanel
1 1 (33.33%) Grafana
1 1 (33.33%) Graphite
1 1 (33.33%) Kibana
1 1 (33.33%) logstash
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) Plesk
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 1 (33.33%) Salt
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
1 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) CommVault
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Hitachi
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Rackspace
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec