The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 1 October 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 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 40 21 23
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +2
Contract jobs citing NAS 11 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 4.35% 7.02% 6.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.09% 25.81% 20.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 11
Median daily rate £330 £300 £267
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +12.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £268 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £333 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £355 £333
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +6.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.46 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +30.93%
NAS
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
91 31 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 35.97% 27.19% 33.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 18 44
Median daily rate £330 £330 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £347
% change year-on-year
- +4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

NAS Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

NAS
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Erskine -20 11 £330 +10.00%
NAS
Scotland

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for NAS.

1 15 (100.00%) SAN
2 14 (93.33%) Linux
3 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (73.33%) SQL
4 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
4 11 (73.33%) Software Distribution
5 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
6 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
6 9 (60.00%) Windows
7 8 (53.33%) HP
8 6 (40.00%) Citrix
8 6 (40.00%) CA
8 6 (40.00%) Veritas
8 6 (40.00%) Tivoli
8 6 (40.00%) Netcool
8 6 (40.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
8 6 (40.00%) IPsec
8 6 (40.00%) Solaris
8 6 (40.00%) ITIL
8 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
8 6 (40.00%) Clustering
8 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (40.00%) Degree
8 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
8 6 (40.00%) Server Building
8 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
9 5 (33.33%) iSCSI
9 5 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
9 5 (33.33%) SCOrch

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 (13.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (13.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (6.67%) HP Helion
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) SAN
2 6 (40.00%) IPsec
3 5 (33.33%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) HTTP
3 5 (33.33%) HTTPS
3 5 (33.33%) iSCSI
4 1 (6.67%) DHCP
4 1 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Clustering
1 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
3 3 (20.00%) Replication
4 2 (13.33%) HP Storage
5 1 (6.67%) PKI
5 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
5 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
5 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) Solaris
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Software Distribution
2 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Server Building
3 5 (33.33%) ITSM
3 5 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (20.00%) Migration
4 3 (20.00%) OO
4 3 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (6.67%) High Availability
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) Jython
3 5 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) MCSE
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) DFS Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) UAG
2 1 (6.67%) vCloud
2 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Netcool
1 6 (40.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 6 (40.00%) Tivoli
2 5 (33.33%) BladeLogic
2 5 (33.33%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 5 (33.33%) Puppet
2 5 (33.33%) SCOrch
3 1 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) OpenView
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) SCOM
3 1 (6.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) HP
2 6 (40.00%) CA
2 6 (40.00%) Citrix
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Veritas
3 5 (33.33%) BMC
3 5 (33.33%) Dell
4 3 (20.00%) 3PAR
4 3 (20.00%) EMC
5 1 (6.67%) Opsware
5 1 (6.67%) VMware