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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 204 215 171
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -44
Contract jobs citing NAS 52 34 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.52% 0.36% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.59% 2.01% 3.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 13 44
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.34% -24.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £400 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £375 £406
% change year-on-year
-5.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +48.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +11.11%
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
2010 1694 1667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.08% 17.91% 19.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 976 751 694
Average daily rate £350 £325 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.56% +2.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 116 161
Average hourly rate £36.00 £21.13 £22.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.41% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £13.50 £12.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £57.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NAS across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NAS across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

NAS Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey - 19 £375 - 8
Hampshire -7 16 £300 -6.25% 8
Berkshire -7 10 £338 +12.50% 5
Oxfordshire - 5 £275 -
Kent -4 1 £450 +14.28%
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing NAS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NAS.

1 75 (83.33%) SAN
2 48 (53.33%) Windows
3 36 (40.00%) Linux
4 35 (38.89%) VMware
5 30 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 28 (31.11%) Active Directory
7 25 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
8 21 (23.33%) SQL
8 21 (23.33%) Migration
8 21 (23.33%) Firewall
9 20 (22.22%) UNIX
10 18 (20.00%) Cisco
10 18 (20.00%) DNS
10 18 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (18.89%) HP
11 17 (18.89%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (18.89%) Clustering
12 15 (16.67%) NetApp
12 15 (16.67%) Solaris
12 15 (16.67%) Oracle
13 14 (15.56%) VMware ESX
14 13 (14.44%) Finance
14 13 (14.44%) ITIL
14 13 (14.44%) EMC
14 13 (14.44%) Citrix
14 13 (14.44%) Windows Server 2012
15 12 (13.33%) MS Excel
15 12 (13.33%) Data Migration
16 11 (12.22%) Degree
16 11 (12.22%) 3PAR

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing NAS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (8.89%) SharePoint
1 8 (8.89%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (4.44%) IIS
3 3 (3.33%) SAS
3 3 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (3.33%) Lync
3 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.22%) nginx
4 2 (2.22%) TPMS
5 1 (1.11%) GroupWise
5 1 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.56%) MS Office
3 1 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.78%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.11%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 75 (83.33%) SAN
2 21 (23.33%) Firewall
3 18 (20.00%) DNS
4 10 (11.11%) DHCP
5 9 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 8 (8.89%) FTP
7 7 (7.78%) LDAP
8 6 (6.67%) WAN
8 6 (6.67%) LAN
9 5 (5.56%) VoIP
9 5 (5.56%) ATM
9 5 (5.56%) BGP
9 5 (5.56%) iSCSI
9 5 (5.56%) SSH
9 5 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (5.56%) Multicast
10 4 (4.44%) DMZ
11 3 (3.33%) HTTPS
11 3 (3.33%) 3G
11 3 (3.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.33%) RDBMS
2 3 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.22%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.22%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Gerrit
1 2 (2.22%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.22%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (14.44%) Finance
2 8 (8.89%) Multimedia
3 6 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.67%) Banking
4 2 (2.22%) Publishing
5 1 (1.11%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (17.78%) Administrator
2 15 (16.67%) Architect
3 11 (12.22%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (8.89%) Enterprise Architect
5 7 (7.78%) Analyst
5 7 (7.78%) Support Engineer
6 6 (6.67%) Windows Administrator
6 6 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.56%) Consultant
7 5 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Platform Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (4.44%) Storage Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.44%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Technical Support
8 4 (4.44%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.33%) Junior
9 3 (3.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.78%) Middleware
2 3 (3.33%) HTML
3 2 (2.22%) ServiceStack
3 2 (2.22%) REST
3 2 (2.22%) Hibernate
3 2 (2.22%) Ajax
3 2 (2.22%) JSON
3 2 (2.22%) SOAP
3 2 (2.22%) Web Services
4 1 (1.11%) XML
4 1 (1.11%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.11%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.89%) Clustering
2 7 (7.78%) Client/Server
3 6 (6.67%) PKI
4 5 (5.56%) N-Tier
4 5 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.56%) Replication
5 4 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.44%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (4.44%) Symmetrix DMX
5 4 (4.44%) CLARiiON
5 4 (4.44%) Symmetrix
5 4 (4.44%) EMC Centera
6 3 (3.33%) User Experience
7 2 (2.22%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.11%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.11%) Informatics
8 1 (1.11%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 48 (53.33%) Windows
2 36 (40.00%) Linux
3 20 (22.22%) UNIX
4 18 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (18.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (16.67%) Solaris
7 13 (14.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (8.89%) Windows NT
9 8 (8.89%) Windows 2000
10 5 (5.56%) HPUX
11 4 (4.44%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (3.33%) Windows 7
13 2 (2.22%) Android
14 1 (1.11%) AIX
14 1 (1.11%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.33%) Migration
2 13 (14.44%) ITIL
3 12 (13.33%) Data Migration
4 9 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (10.00%) Capacity Management
5 7 (7.78%) Change Management
6 6 (6.67%) ITSM
6 6 (6.67%) Service Management
7 5 (5.56%) SOA
7 5 (5.56%) Project Management
7 5 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.56%) Data Architecture
7 5 (5.56%) Analytics
7 5 (5.56%) SIEM
7 5 (5.56%) Security Architecture
7 5 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (5.56%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 21 (23.33%) SQL
2 8 (8.89%) Python
2 8 (8.89%) Java
3 7 (7.78%) Perl
3 7 (7.78%) PowerShell
4 6 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 5 (5.56%) VB
6 4 (4.44%) C
7 3 (3.33%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.33%) Korn
7 3 (3.33%) AWK
7 3 (3.33%) sed
8 2 (2.22%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.22%) Ruby
8 2 (2.22%) C++
9 1 (1.11%) PHP
9 1 (1.11%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (12.22%) Degree
1 11 (12.22%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (11.11%) MCSE
3 7 (7.78%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.44%) CCNA
6 3 (3.33%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.11%) MCP
7 1 (1.11%) MCDBA
7 1 (1.11%) CCNP
7 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.11%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.11%) SLA
2 6 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 28 (31.11%) Active Directory
2 25 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (15.56%) VMware ESX
4 9 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (5.56%) NFS
5 5 (5.56%) vSphere
6 3 (3.33%) Terminal Services
6 3 (3.33%) ISA Server
6 3 (3.33%) XenApp
6 3 (3.33%) Veritas File System
6 3 (3.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (3.33%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.33%) vCloud
6 3 (3.33%) KVM
7 2 (2.22%) UAG
7 2 (2.22%) DFS Replication
7 2 (2.22%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.11%) NLBS
8 1 (1.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (10.00%) SCCM
2 7 (7.78%) Nagios
3 6 (6.67%) SCOM
4 5 (5.56%) NetBackup
5 4 (4.44%) BladeLogic
5 4 (4.44%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (4.44%) OpenView
6 3 (3.33%) Tivoli
6 3 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (3.33%) Netcool
6 3 (3.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (3.33%) Puppet
6 3 (3.33%) vMotion
7 2 (2.22%) Ansible
7 2 (2.22%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 2 (2.22%) Backup Exec
7 2 (2.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (1.11%) MOM
8 1 (1.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (1.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (38.89%) VMware
2 30 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 18 (20.00%) Cisco
4 17 (18.89%) HP
5 15 (16.67%) NetApp
5 15 (16.67%) Oracle
6 13 (14.44%) EMC
6 13 (14.44%) Citrix
7 11 (12.22%) 3PAR
8 10 (11.11%) Red Hat
9 7 (7.78%) Sun
9 7 (7.78%) Veritas
9 7 (7.78%) Brocade
10 5 (5.56%) IBM
10 5 (5.56%) Symantec
11 4 (4.44%) Google
11 4 (4.44%) Intel
12 3 (3.33%) SAP
12 3 (3.33%) Juniper
12 3 (3.33%) BMC
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