The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 230 216 219
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Contract jobs citing NAS 41 56 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.59% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.18% 3.00% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 25 14
Median daily rate £435 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.98% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £248 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -30.76%
NAS
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1882 1864 1660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.66% 19.51% 18.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1042 903 719
Median daily rate £375 £366 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% +12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 106 104
Median hourly rate £35.25 £34.00 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.67% +80.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £15.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

NAS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

NAS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NAS across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

NAS Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

NAS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

NAS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

NAS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Surrey -9 27 £450 +18.03% 11
Hampshire -3 9 £413 +10.00% 2
Berkshire -12 3 £500 +25.00% 7
Oxfordshire +8 1 £425 +183.33% 1
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 South East region with a requirement for NAS.

1 99 (91.67%) SAN
2 48 (44.44%) Linux
3 46 (42.59%) Windows
4 45 (41.67%) EMC
5 40 (37.04%) Unix
6 36 (33.33%) NetApp
7 34 (31.48%) Finance
7 34 (31.48%) Migration
8 33 (30.56%) VMware
9 32 (29.63%) Data Centre
10 30 (27.78%) Solaris
11 29 (26.85%) VMware Infrastructure
12 27 (25.00%) Banking
13 26 (24.07%) Microsoft
14 23 (21.30%) EMC VNX
15 22 (20.37%) Red Hat
16 21 (19.44%) Oracle
17 20 (18.52%) EMC VMAX
18 19 (17.59%) Cisco
19 18 (16.67%) SQL Server
19 18 (16.67%) LAN
19 18 (16.67%) vSphere
20 17 (15.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 17 (15.74%) Security Cleared
20 17 (15.74%) DNS
20 17 (15.74%) Active Directory
21 16 (14.81%) Veritas
21 16 (14.81%) NetBackup
21 16 (14.81%) Brocade
22 15 (13.89%) Fibre Channel

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (7.41%) TPMS
2 7 (6.48%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.63%) SAS
4 4 (3.70%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.78%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.93%) Apache
7 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.93%) IIS
7 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (10.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.78%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.93%) MS Project
3 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.85%) Office 365
2 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.93%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.93%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.93%) CloudBees
2 1 (0.93%) IaaS
2 1 (0.93%) PaaS
2 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 99 (91.67%) SAN
2 18 (16.67%) LAN
3 17 (15.74%) DNS
4 15 (13.89%) Fibre Channel
5 14 (12.96%) VLAN
6 12 (11.11%) MPLS
7 11 (10.19%) Multicast
8 10 (9.26%) TCP/IP
9 9 (8.33%) Firewall
10 8 (7.41%) WAN
11 6 (5.56%) IPsec
11 6 (5.56%) Network Security
12 5 (4.63%) SSH
13 4 (3.70%) DHCP
13 4 (3.70%) iSCSI
13 4 (3.70%) VoIP
14 3 (2.78%) Internet
15 2 (1.85%) Cisco Nexus
15 2 (1.85%) FTP
15 2 (1.85%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.63%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.70%) SAS EBI
4 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.93%) MySQL
5 1 (0.93%) OLTP
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (31.48%) Finance
2 27 (25.00%) Banking
3 6 (5.56%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.78%) Local Government
5 2 (1.85%) Law
5 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.93%) Back Office
6 1 (0.93%) Legal
6 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (31.48%) Administrator
2 30 (27.78%) Systems Administrator
3 21 (19.44%) Architect
4 19 (17.59%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 18 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
6 16 (14.81%) Storage Administrator
6 16 (14.81%) Storage Systems Administrator
7 10 (9.26%) EMC Engineer
8 9 (8.33%) Technical Architect
9 8 (7.41%) Analyst
9 8 (7.41%) Infrastructure Architect
9 8 (7.41%) Storage Engineer
10 7 (6.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 7 (6.48%) EMC Storage Engineer
10 7 (6.48%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 7 (6.48%) Support Engineer
11 6 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
11 6 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 6 (5.56%) Senior Architect
11 6 (5.56%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.93%) ELK Stack
1 1 (0.93%) LAMP
1 1 (0.93%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 32 (29.63%) Data Centre
2 23 (21.30%) EMC VNX
3 20 (18.52%) EMC VMAX
4 14 (12.96%) Enterprise Storage
5 13 (12.04%) VCE vBlock
6 10 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (7.41%) Clustering
8 5 (4.63%) Client/Server
8 5 (4.63%) Computer Science
9 4 (3.70%) Mainframe
9 4 (3.70%) Management Information System
9 4 (3.70%) Replication
10 2 (1.85%) Cryptography
10 2 (1.85%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.93%) BYOD
11 1 (0.93%) CMDB
11 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.93%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 48 (44.44%) Linux
2 46 (42.59%) Windows
3 40 (37.04%) Unix
4 30 (27.78%) Solaris
5 17 (15.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (7.41%) Windows Server
7 7 (6.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (4.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (3.70%) MVS
11 3 (2.78%) CentOS
12 2 (1.85%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.85%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.93%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.93%) Debian
13 1 (0.93%) Fedora
13 1 (0.93%) NetWare
13 1 (0.93%) SUSE
13 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.93%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (31.48%) Migration
2 15 (13.89%) Change Management
3 13 (12.04%) ITIL
4 12 (11.11%) Service Management
5 11 (10.19%) Converged Infrastructure
5 11 (10.19%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (10.19%) Server Virtualisation
6 10 (9.26%) Data Migration
6 10 (9.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (9.26%) Performance Monitoring
7 9 (8.33%) Project Management
8 8 (7.41%) Capacity Management
9 7 (6.48%) High Availability
9 7 (6.48%) Service Delivery
10 6 (5.56%) Risk Management
10 6 (5.56%) Security Architecture
11 5 (4.63%) Asset Management
11 5 (4.63%) Business Continuity
11 5 (4.63%) Configuration Management
11 5 (4.63%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.19%) SQL
2 8 (7.41%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.85%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.85%) Python
4 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.93%) C
4 1 (0.93%) Perl
4 1 (0.93%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (15.74%) Security Cleared
2 12 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 9 (8.33%) Degree
3 9 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (5.56%) DV Cleared
5 4 (3.70%) MCSE
5 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.70%) NCDA
5 4 (3.70%) NCIE
5 4 (3.70%) NCSA
6 3 (2.78%) RHCT
7 2 (1.85%) CCNA
7 2 (1.85%) CCNP
7 2 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.85%) CREST Certified
7 2 (1.85%) Cyber Scheme
7 2 (1.85%) OSCP
7 2 (1.85%) Tigerscheme
7 2 (1.85%) VCP5
8 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.78%) SLA
2 2 (1.85%) QA
3 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 29 (26.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (16.67%) vSphere
3 17 (15.74%) Active Directory
4 10 (9.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 10 (9.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 9 (8.33%) Firmware
6 5 (4.63%) VMware ESX
7 4 (3.70%) NFS
7 4 (3.70%) vCloud
7 4 (3.70%) XenApp
8 3 (2.78%) RHEV
8 3 (2.78%) Sendmail
9 2 (1.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (1.85%) KVM
9 2 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.85%) Terminal Server
9 2 (1.85%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.93%) Docker
10 1 (0.93%) Varnish
10 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (14.81%) NetBackup
2 10 (9.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (4.63%) Tivoli
5 4 (3.70%) Netcool
5 4 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (3.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (3.70%) vMotion
6 2 (1.85%) BMC Marimba
6 2 (1.85%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (1.85%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 2 (1.85%) Puppet
6 2 (1.85%) SCCM
6 2 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.85%) vRealize
7 1 (0.93%) Cacti
7 1 (0.93%) Nagios
7 1 (0.93%) SCOM
7 1 (0.93%) WMI
7 1 (0.93%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 45 (41.67%) EMC
2 36 (33.33%) NetApp
3 33 (30.56%) VMware
4 26 (24.07%) Microsoft
5 22 (20.37%) Red Hat
6 21 (19.44%) Oracle
7 19 (17.59%) Cisco
8 16 (14.81%) Brocade
8 16 (14.81%) Veritas
9 15 (13.89%) Citrix
10 10 (9.26%) Sun
11 8 (7.41%) Emulex
12 7 (6.48%) Symantec
13 6 (5.56%) HP
13 6 (5.56%) Sybase
14 4 (3.70%) Cognos
14 4 (3.70%) Isilon
15 3 (2.78%) 3PAR
15 3 (2.78%) Dell
15 3 (2.78%) StorageTek
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