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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Scotland / Renfrewshire
Rank - 34 22
Contract jobs citing NAS 0 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire - 4.76% 8.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 13.33% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 7
Median daily rate - £340 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £394 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-38.88% -10.00%

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
19 60 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 57.58% 35.71% 38.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 51 28
Median daily rate £325 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £435 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (100.00%) SAN
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Software Distribution
2 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (50.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 6 (50.00%) SCOrch
3 6 (50.00%) Server Building
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (50.00%) Puppet
3 6 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) iSCSI
3 6 (50.00%) HP
3 6 (50.00%) Dell
3 6 (50.00%) Citrix
3 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) ITSM
3 6 (50.00%) IPsec
3 6 (50.00%) Clustering
3 6 (50.00%) Jython
3 6 (50.00%) BladeLogic
3 6 (50.00%) BMC
3 6 (50.00%) CA
3 6 (50.00%) Veritas
3 6 (50.00%) Tivoli

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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) SAN
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) HTTP
2 6 (50.00%) HTTPS
2 6 (50.00%) IPsec
2 6 (50.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Clustering
2 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Solaris
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Software Distribution
2 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) ITSM
2 6 (50.00%) Server Building
2 6 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
3 4 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) Jython
2 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) BladeLogic
1 6 (50.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 6 (50.00%) Netcool
1 6 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 6 (50.00%) Puppet
1 6 (50.00%) SCOrch
1 6 (50.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) BMC
1 6 (50.00%) CA
1 6 (50.00%) Citrix
1 6 (50.00%) Dell
1 6 (50.00%) HP
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (50.00%) Veritas