The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 36 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing NAS 3 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.90% 1.61% 1.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.35% 9.62% 10.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +35.80%
NAS
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 South Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
69 52 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 20.60% 16.72% 13.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 30 14
Average daily rate £383 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £110 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £350 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 7
Average hourly rate £36.50 £22.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.22% +9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.92 £6.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £28.50 £24.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NAS across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

NAS Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

NAS
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

NAS Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

NAS
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Sheffield -6 3 £400 +33.33%
NAS
Yorkshire

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 7 (87.50%) NetApp
2 6 (75.00%) SAN
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (25.00%) Multicast
6 2 (25.00%) NCIE
6 2 (25.00%) FCoE
6 2 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (25.00%) KVM
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) DataSynapse
6 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (25.00%) Xen
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (25.00%) SRDF
6 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (25.00%) HTML
6 2 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (25.00%) Solaris
6 2 (25.00%) TIBCO
6 2 (25.00%) Rendezvous

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (25.00%) FCoE
2 2 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (25.00%) Multicast
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) HBase
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Storage Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Storage Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Storage Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) XML
1 2 (25.00%) XSLT
1 2 (25.00%) Rendezvous
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) UNIX
3 2 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (12.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) Benchmarking
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) NCIE
2 1 (12.50%) NCDA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (25.00%) SRDF
1 2 (25.00%) KVM
1 2 (25.00%) NFS
1 2 (25.00%) Xen
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) NetApp
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) TIBCO
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) DataSynapse
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) IBM
3 2 (25.00%) EMC
3 2 (25.00%) Intel
4 1 (12.50%) Sybase