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 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 225 212 217
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Contract jobs citing NAS 53 55 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.55% 0.55% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.60% 2.66% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 29 16
Median daily rate £450 £360 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £478 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £381
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £16.10 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.75% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.10 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-59.75% +33.33%
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
2040 2068 1743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.20% 20.50% 18.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1150 1001 757
Median daily rate £375 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 103 112
Median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £44.90 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

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 2 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 2 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 -1 32 £450 +18.03% 9
Hampshire -1 14 £400 +28.00% 1
Berkshire -2 4 £475 +26.66% 10
Oxfordshire +3 1 £425 +54.54%
West Sussex - 1 - -
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 113 (94.17%) SAN
2 49 (40.83%) Linux
3 45 (37.50%) EMC
3 45 (37.50%) Data Centre
4 44 (36.67%) NetApp
4 44 (36.67%) Windows
5 37 (30.83%) VMware
6 36 (30.00%) Unix
6 36 (30.00%) Finance
7 35 (29.17%) Migration
8 33 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 32 (26.67%) Microsoft
10 31 (25.83%) Solaris
11 27 (22.50%) LAN
12 25 (20.83%) DNS
13 24 (20.00%) Cisco
13 24 (20.00%) Banking
14 23 (19.17%) EMC VNX
14 23 (19.17%) EMC VMAX
15 22 (18.33%) Security Cleared
15 22 (18.33%) VLAN
15 22 (18.33%) Red Hat
16 21 (17.50%) Oracle
16 21 (17.50%) vSphere
17 20 (16.67%) MPLS
17 20 (16.67%) Service Management
18 19 (15.83%) Cybersecurity
18 19 (15.83%) Multicast
18 19 (15.83%) Server Virtualisation
19 16 (13.33%) Change Management

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 10 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.50%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.67%) TPMS
4 7 (5.83%) SAS
5 2 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.83%) Apache
6 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.83%) IIS
6 1 (0.83%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.83%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (10.83%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.33%) MS Office
3 2 (1.67%) MS Project
4 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.83%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (0.83%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.83%) CloudBees
1 1 (0.83%) IaaS
1 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.83%) Office 365
1 1 (0.83%) PaaS
1 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 113 (94.17%) SAN
2 27 (22.50%) LAN
3 25 (20.83%) DNS
4 22 (18.33%) VLAN
5 20 (16.67%) MPLS
6 19 (15.83%) Multicast
7 16 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
8 13 (10.83%) Firewall
9 11 (9.17%) TCP/IP
10 10 (8.33%) WAN
11 9 (7.50%) iSCSI
12 8 (6.67%) Network Security
13 7 (5.83%) Internet
14 6 (5.00%) IPsec
14 6 (5.00%) SMTP
14 6 (5.00%) VoIP
15 5 (4.17%) SSH
16 4 (3.33%) DHCP
17 3 (2.50%) PABX
17 3 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (5.00%) SAS EBI
4 3 (2.50%) OLTP
5 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.83%) MySQL
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.83%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (30.00%) Finance
2 24 (20.00%) Banking
3 5 (4.17%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.33%) Local Government
5 3 (2.50%) Retail
5 3 (2.50%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (29.17%) Architect
2 33 (27.50%) Administrator
3 29 (24.17%) Systems Administrator
4 17 (14.17%) Unix Administrator
4 17 (14.17%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 16 (13.33%) Storage Administrator
5 16 (13.33%) Storage Systems Administrator
6 14 (11.67%) Infrastructure Architect
7 13 (10.83%) Technical Architect
8 10 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 8 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 8 (6.67%) Analyst
9 8 (6.67%) EMC Engineer
9 8 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 8 (6.67%) Senior Architect
10 7 (5.83%) 3rd Line Support
10 7 (5.83%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (5.83%) Senior Technical Architect
10 7 (5.83%) Support Engineer
10 7 (5.83%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.33%) .NET
1 4 (3.33%) JMS
1 4 (3.33%) SOAP
2 1 (0.83%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.83%) ELK Stack
2 1 (0.83%) LAMP
2 1 (0.83%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 45 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 23 (19.17%) EMC VMAX
2 23 (19.17%) EMC VNX
3 15 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (11.67%) VCE vBlock
5 13 (10.83%) Enterprise Storage
6 12 (10.00%) Clustering
7 7 (5.83%) Management Information System
8 6 (5.00%) Mainframe
9 5 (4.17%) Client/Server
9 5 (4.17%) Computer Science
10 4 (3.33%) Cryptography
11 3 (2.50%) BYOD
11 3 (2.50%) Replication
12 2 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.83%) CESG
13 1 (0.83%) CMDB
13 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
13 1 (0.83%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 49 (40.83%) Linux
2 44 (36.67%) Windows
3 36 (30.00%) Unix
4 31 (25.83%) Solaris
5 15 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (5.83%) Windows Server
7 6 (5.00%) MVS
7 6 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.50%) CentOS
8 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.67%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (1.67%) NetWare
9 2 (1.67%) SUSE
9 2 (1.67%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.83%) Debian
10 1 (0.83%) Fedora
10 1 (0.83%) HPUX
10 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.17%) Migration
2 20 (16.67%) Service Management
3 19 (15.83%) Cybersecurity
3 19 (15.83%) Server Virtualisation
4 16 (13.33%) Change Management
5 14 (11.67%) Converged Infrastructure
6 10 (8.33%) Data Migration
6 10 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
7 8 (6.67%) Security Architecture
7 8 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (5.83%) Asset Management
8 7 (5.83%) ITIL
9 6 (5.00%) Configuration Management
9 6 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (5.00%) CRM
9 6 (5.00%) High Availability
9 6 (5.00%) Release Management
9 6 (5.00%) TOGAF
10 5 (4.17%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.33%) SQL
2 7 (5.83%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.67%) Python
4 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.83%) C
4 1 (0.83%) Perl
4 1 (0.83%) PHP
4 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (18.33%) Security Cleared
2 13 (10.83%) Degree
2 13 (10.83%) SC Cleared
3 10 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 6 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (4.17%) MCSE
5 5 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.33%) NCDA
6 4 (3.33%) NCIE
6 4 (3.33%) NCSA
7 3 (2.50%) CCNA
7 3 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.67%) CCNP
8 2 (1.67%) CREST Certified
8 2 (1.67%) Cyber Scheme
8 2 (1.67%) OSCP
8 2 (1.67%) Tigerscheme
8 2 (1.67%) VCP5
9 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.83%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.50%) QA
1 3 (2.50%) SLA
2 1 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 33 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (17.50%) vSphere
3 15 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 10 (8.33%) Firmware
4 10 (8.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 10 (8.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 6 (5.00%) Hyper-V
6 5 (4.17%) NFS
7 4 (3.33%) vCloud
7 4 (3.33%) VMware ESX
8 3 (2.50%) RHEV
8 3 (2.50%) Sendmail
9 2 (1.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (1.67%) KVM
9 2 (1.67%) Terminal Server
9 2 (1.67%) XenApp
10 1 (0.83%) Docker
10 1 (0.83%) Varnish
10 1 (0.83%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.83%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (10.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 10 (8.33%) NetBackup
3 6 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 6 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (4.17%) Tivoli
5 4 (3.33%) Netcool
5 4 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (3.33%) OpenView
5 4 (3.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (2.50%) vMotion
7 2 (1.67%) BMC Marimba
7 2 (1.67%) Puppet
7 2 (1.67%) vRealize
8 1 (0.83%) Ansible
8 1 (0.83%) HP UCMDB
8 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 45 (37.50%) EMC
2 44 (36.67%) NetApp
3 37 (30.83%) VMware
4 32 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 24 (20.00%) Cisco
6 22 (18.33%) Red Hat
7 21 (17.50%) Oracle
8 16 (13.33%) Veritas
9 15 (12.50%) Brocade
10 14 (11.67%) Sun
11 13 (10.83%) Citrix
12 11 (9.17%) HP
13 8 (6.67%) Emulex
13 8 (6.67%) Symantec
14 7 (5.83%) StorageTek
15 6 (5.00%) Cognos
16 3 (2.50%) 3PAR
16 3 (2.50%) CommVault
16 3 (2.50%) Dell
16 3 (2.50%) Hitachi
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