The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank - - 25
Contract jobs citing NAS 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - - 3.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate
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- - £255
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.23 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+29.91% +7.14%
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
26 26 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 10.04% 11.02% 17.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 13
Average daily rate £300 £375 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +47.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NAS across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) SQLBase
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) CA Wily
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Garbage Collection
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) JDBC
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) WSDL
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQLBase
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) JDBC
1 1 (50.00%) JMS
1 1 (50.00%) WSDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Garbage Collection
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) CA
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas