The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 79 83 72
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing NAS 11 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.79% 0.23% 1.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.87% 1.61% 5.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 12
Average daily rate
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£293 £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.36% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £275 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £275 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-13.13% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £22.40 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -0.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £21.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+54.76% +3.70%
NAS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
284 186 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 20.34% 14.44% 22.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 90 150
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 35
Average hourly rate £19.25 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £116.25 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -11.11%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

NAS Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

NAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

NAS Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

NAS
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 January 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
Epsom - 4 - -
Staines -3 3 - -
Woking - 1 £260 -
Guildford - 1 - - 1
Leatherhead - - - - 1
Reigate - - - - 2
NAS
South East

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 25 (96.15%) SAN
2 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 12 (46.15%) Windows
4 11 (42.31%) Cisco
5 10 (38.46%) ITIL
6 9 (34.62%) SQL
6 9 (34.62%) Oracle
6 9 (34.62%) Linux
6 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
6 9 (34.62%) ITSM
7 8 (30.77%) Symantec
7 8 (30.77%) Solaris
7 8 (30.77%) UNIX
7 8 (30.77%) HP
7 8 (30.77%) VMware
8 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
9 6 (23.08%) Sun
9 6 (23.08%) Client/Server
9 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
9 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
9 6 (23.08%) Firewall
9 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (19.23%) F5
10 5 (19.23%) VMware ESX
10 5 (19.23%) Finance
10 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.69%) GlassFish
2 2 (7.69%) Lync
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
2 4 (15.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (96.15%) SAN
2 6 (23.08%) Firewall
2 6 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (19.23%) SSH
3 5 (19.23%) MPLS
3 5 (19.23%) OSPF
3 5 (19.23%) BGP
3 5 (19.23%) EIGRP
3 5 (19.23%) TACACS
3 5 (19.23%) FTP
4 4 (15.38%) DHCP
4 4 (15.38%) DNS
4 4 (15.38%) Cisco ISE
5 3 (11.54%) LAN
5 3 (11.54%) WAN
6 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 2 (7.69%) Intranet
7 1 (3.85%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
2 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (11.54%) RDBMS
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle9i Database
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Architect
2 5 (19.23%) Network Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Support
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) DBA
4 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Middleware Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (3.85%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (3.85%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Client/Server
2 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.85%) Replication
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) PKI
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Linux
3 8 (30.77%) Solaris
3 8 (30.77%) UNIX
4 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) ITIL
2 9 (34.62%) ITSM
3 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (15.38%) Capacity Management
5 3 (11.54%) ITIL V2
5 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.69%) SOA
7 1 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.85%) Network Management
7 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.85%) Migration
7 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.85%) Project Management
7 1 (3.85%) Identity Management
7 1 (3.85%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (19.23%) CCNP
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (19.23%) VMware ESX
4 4 (15.38%) Terminal Services
5 2 (7.69%) Veritas File System
5 2 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.85%) UAG
6 1 (3.85%) DFS Replication
6 1 (3.85%) vSphere
6 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.85%) XenApp
6 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (15.38%) NetBackup
1 4 (15.38%) Backup Exec
1 4 (15.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 4 (15.38%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (7.69%) SCCM
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (3.85%) SAP Afaria
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 11 (42.31%) Cisco
3 9 (34.62%) Oracle
4 8 (30.77%) Symantec
4 8 (30.77%) HP
4 8 (30.77%) VMware
5 6 (23.08%) Sun
5 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
6 5 (19.23%) F5
7 3 (11.54%) Kaseya
7 3 (11.54%) Barracuda Networks
7 3 (11.54%) Google
7 3 (11.54%) SAP
8 2 (7.69%) Citrix
8 2 (7.69%) Veritas
8 2 (7.69%) Informatica
9 1 (3.85%) 3PAR
9 1 (3.85%) AppSense
9 1 (3.85%) NetApp
9 1 (3.85%) Cognos