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 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 77 78 63
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Contract jobs citing NAS 14 10 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.00% 0.77% 2.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.86% 4.29% 11.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 25
Average daily rate
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£324 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.38% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £394 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.23 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+29.91% +7.14%
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
239 233 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 17.12% 17.91% 18.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 122 170
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £513 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 16
Average hourly rate £16.75 £20.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.29% -45.33%
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 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 August 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
Camberley - 3 - - 1
Epsom - 2 - -
Guildford - 1 - - 1
Leatherhead - 1 £338 - 1
NAS
South East

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 44 (100.00%) SAN
2 26 (59.09%) Windows
3 22 (50.00%) Solaris
4 21 (47.73%) NetApp
5 18 (40.91%) Finance
6 16 (36.36%) VMware
7 15 (34.09%) Oracle
7 15 (34.09%) UNIX
7 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
8 14 (31.82%) Linux
8 14 (31.82%) Red Hat
9 13 (29.55%) Sun
9 13 (29.55%) Client/Server
9 13 (29.55%) Migration
10 12 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (25.00%) SQL
11 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (22.73%) Cisco
12 10 (22.73%) DNS
12 10 (22.73%) EMC
12 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
12 10 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (22.73%) SSH
12 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 10 (22.73%) Data Centre
13 9 (20.45%) Brocade
13 9 (20.45%) Banking
13 9 (20.45%) NetBackup
13 9 (20.45%) Data Migration

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 4 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.82%) TPMS
3 1 (2.27%) IIS
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 44 (100.00%) SAN
2 10 (22.73%) DNS
2 10 (22.73%) SSH
3 8 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (15.91%) FTP
5 5 (11.36%) LDAP
5 5 (11.36%) LAN
5 5 (11.36%) WAN
5 5 (11.36%) DHCP
6 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 4 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (9.09%) Firewall
7 2 (4.55%) Intranet
8 1 (2.27%) VPN
8 1 (2.27%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database
3 5 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 4 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
General
1 18 (40.91%) Finance
2 9 (20.45%) Banking
3 4 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.55%) Publishing
4 2 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Administrator
2 10 (22.73%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (22.73%) Storage Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) NAS Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) NetApp Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) DBA
5 4 (9.09%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) UNIX Administrator
5 4 (9.09%) Storage Administrator
5 4 (9.09%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.09%) Platform Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Windows Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) Storage Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) VMWare Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Implementation Specialist
7 2 (4.55%) Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Chief Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Client/Server
2 10 (22.73%) Data Centre
3 7 (15.91%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (11.36%) Clustering
5 4 (9.09%) Informatics
6 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (59.09%) Windows
2 22 (50.00%) Solaris
3 15 (34.09%) UNIX
4 14 (31.82%) Linux
5 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (18.18%) HPUX
7 8 (18.18%) Data ONTAP
8 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) Migration
2 9 (20.45%) Capacity Management
2 9 (20.45%) Data Migration
3 4 (9.09%) Change Management
4 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.82%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.27%) Release Management
5 1 (2.27%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.27%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (2.27%) ITIL
5 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.27%) Information Assurance
5 1 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.27%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) SQL
2 9 (20.45%) Perl
3 8 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
4 6 (13.64%) VB
5 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) MCSE
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) GxP
System Software
1 12 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 8 (18.18%) VMware ESX
4 5 (11.36%) NFS
4 5 (11.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (9.09%) XenApp
5 4 (9.09%) Veritas File System
6 3 (6.82%) RHEV
7 1 (2.27%) KVM
7 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (20.45%) Norton AntiVirus
1 9 (20.45%) NetBackup
2 8 (18.18%) SnapMirror
2 8 (18.18%) SnapVault
3 1 (2.27%) Nagios
3 1 (2.27%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (47.73%) NetApp
2 16 (36.36%) VMware
3 15 (34.09%) Oracle
3 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
4 14 (31.82%) Red Hat
5 13 (29.55%) Sun
6 10 (22.73%) EMC
6 10 (22.73%) Cisco
7 9 (20.45%) Symantec
7 9 (20.45%) Brocade
8 6 (13.64%) 3PAR
8 6 (13.64%) HP
9 5 (11.36%) SAP
9 5 (11.36%) Informatica
9 5 (11.36%) Citrix
9 5 (11.36%) Veritas
10 4 (9.09%) Cognos
11 1 (2.27%) CommVault