The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield 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 46 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing NAS 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.35% 0.85% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% 4.62% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £525 £328 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.30% -
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
South Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
96 65 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 21.67% 18.31% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 43 20
Median daily rate £500 £275 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £170 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £405 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 £82.25 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.28% +647.72%
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 Sheffield

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

NAS Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

NAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

NAS Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

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 Sheffield region with a requirement for NAS.

1 9 (100.00%) Solaris
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) EMC
1 9 (100.00%) SAN
2 8 (88.89%) NetApp
2 8 (88.89%) Benchmarking
2 8 (88.89%) Intel
2 8 (88.89%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) WAN
2 8 (88.89%) NFS
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Xen
2 8 (88.89%) iSCSI
2 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (88.89%) Hyper-V
2 8 (88.89%) SRDF
2 8 (88.89%) FCoE
2 8 (88.89%) Fibre Channel
2 8 (88.89%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (88.89%) Multicast
2 8 (88.89%) KVM
3 7 (77.78%) Middleware
3 7 (77.78%) Banking
3 7 (77.78%) IBM
4 6 (66.67%) Oracle HTTP Server

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 6 (66.67%) Apache
1 6 (66.67%) IIS
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle Coherence
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 6 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 6 (66.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) SAN
2 8 (88.89%) FCoE
2 8 (88.89%) Fibre Channel
2 8 (88.89%) iSCSI
2 8 (88.89%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) Multicast
2 8 (88.89%) WAN
3 6 (66.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 6 (66.67%) HBase
3 1 (11.11%) DB2
General
1 7 (77.78%) Banking
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Architect
1 8 (88.89%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 5 (55.56%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Middleware
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) Rendezvous
2 6 (66.67%) XML
2 6 (66.67%) XSLT
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Solaris
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) AIX
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (22.22%) SUSE
4 1 (11.11%) Unix
4 1 (11.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Benchmarking
1 8 (88.89%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Hyper-V
1 8 (88.89%) KVM
1 8 (88.89%) NFS
1 8 (88.89%) SRDF
1 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (88.89%) Xen
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) EMC
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) Intel
2 8 (88.89%) NetApp
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
3 7 (77.78%) IBM
4 6 (66.67%) DataSynapse
4 6 (66.67%) Sybase
4 6 (66.67%) TIBCO
5 2 (22.22%) AppDynamics
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
6 1 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) Veritas