The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
UK / Scotland
Rank 105 122 95
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -27
Contract jobs citing NAS 2 13 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.12% 0.50% 1.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.68% 3.49% 7.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 15
Median daily rate - £388 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-38.88% -16.92%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
294 373 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.87% 14.42% 13.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 186 152
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £444 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 11
Median hourly rate £46.00 £27.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.80% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.83 £15.55 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £43.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

NAS Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

NAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

NAS Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

NAS
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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
Glasgow +5 2 - - 1
NAS
UK

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 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 Scotland region with a requirement for NAS.

1 17 (100.00%) SAN
2 15 (88.24%) SQL
3 14 (82.35%) Linux
4 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
4 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
4 13 (76.47%) Software Distribution
5 10 (58.82%) SC Cleared
5 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
6 8 (47.06%) Server Building
6 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
6 8 (47.06%) Windows
7 7 (41.18%) Solaris
7 7 (41.18%) Citrix
7 7 (41.18%) Veritas
7 7 (41.18%) Tivoli
7 7 (41.18%) Netcool
7 7 (41.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
7 7 (41.18%) IPsec
7 7 (41.18%) Clustering
8 6 (35.29%) Jython
8 6 (35.29%) BladeLogic
8 6 (35.29%) Degree
8 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
8 6 (35.29%) iSCSI
8 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
8 6 (35.29%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 6 (35.29%) Puppet
8 6 (35.29%) Firewall
8 6 (35.29%) ITSM

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 17 (100.00%) SAN
2 7 (41.18%) IPsec
3 6 (35.29%) Firewall
3 6 (35.29%) HTTP
3 6 (35.29%) HTTPS
3 6 (35.29%) iSCSI
4 2 (11.76%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) NAS Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) NetApp Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) SAN Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Backup Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Storage and Backup Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Clustering
2 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) Windows
3 7 (41.18%) Solaris
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
5 2 (11.76%) Data ONTAP
5 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Software Distribution
2 8 (47.06%) Server Building
3 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
4 6 (35.29%) ITIL
4 6 (35.29%) ITSM
4 6 (35.29%) Virtual Environments
5 4 (23.53%) OO
6 2 (11.76%) Migration
7 1 (5.88%) DevOps
7 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) Jython
2 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
2 6 (35.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) SC Cleared
1 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) Degree
3 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) Netcool
1 7 (41.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 7 (41.18%) Tivoli
2 6 (35.29%) BladeLogic
2 6 (35.29%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 6 (35.29%) Puppet
2 6 (35.29%) SCOrch
3 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) Citrix
2 7 (41.18%) Veritas
3 6 (35.29%) BMC
3 6 (35.29%) CA
3 6 (35.29%) Dell
3 6 (35.29%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) Brocade
4 2 (11.76%) NetApp
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
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