The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 25 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing NAS 8 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.10% 0.99% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.69% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £575 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -30.76%
NAS
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Communications & Networking Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
51 26 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 19.77% 12.87% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 7 21
Median daily rate £310 £250 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Median hourly rate - £27.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +91.37%
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 Suffolk

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

NAS Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

NAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

NAS Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

NAS
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 27 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
Ipswich +8 8 £575 +27.77% 2
NAS
East of England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for NAS.

1 9 (100.00%) SAN
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) WAN
2 8 (88.89%) Data Centre
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 7 (77.78%) IIS
3 7 (77.78%) Middleware
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 7 (77.78%) VMware
4 6 (66.67%) Clustering
4 6 (66.67%) Citrix
4 6 (66.67%) High Availability
4 6 (66.67%) Secure Coding
4 6 (66.67%) Load Balancing
5 4 (44.44%) Network Security
6 2 (22.22%) Network Optimisation
6 2 (22.22%) Reinsurance
6 2 (22.22%) Firewall
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) DNS
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco
7 1 (11.11%) SQL
7 1 (11.11%) Project Management
7 1 (11.11%) Web Services
7 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 7 (77.78%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) SAN
2 8 (88.89%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) WAN
3 4 (44.44%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) DHCP
5 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) VoIP
5 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 5 (55.56%) Integration Manager
2 5 (55.56%) Integration Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Data Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall Support
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Data Centre
2 6 (66.67%) Clustering
3 2 (22.22%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) High Availability
1 6 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 6 (66.67%) Secure Coding
2 2 (22.22%) Network Optimisation
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) SIEM
3 1 (11.11%) Software Licensing
3 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
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