The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 74 57 86
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +29
Contract jobs citing NAS 21 35 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.69% 2.68% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.01% 12.54% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 1
Median daily rate £450 £388 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -15.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £313
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £22.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-7.95% -45.00%
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
233 279 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 18.71% 21.38% 15.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 155 89
Median daily rate £400 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £216 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £455 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 22 20
Median hourly rate £23.00 £15.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.38% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £12.22 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £40.15 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing NAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NAS across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

NAS Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Camberley -9 10 £428 +8.57% 1
Guildford +11 2 £450 -
Staines -11 2 £513 +12.63% 1
Epsom -3 1 - -
Tadworth - 1 - -
NAS
South East

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Surrey region with a requirement for NAS.

1 51 (91.07%) SAN
2 39 (69.64%) Unix
3 36 (64.29%) Linux
4 33 (58.93%) Finance
4 33 (58.93%) Migration
5 28 (50.00%) Banking
6 27 (48.21%) Windows
6 27 (48.21%) Solaris
7 26 (46.43%) NetApp
8 24 (42.86%) EMC
9 17 (30.36%) Red Hat
9 17 (30.36%) Oracle
10 16 (28.57%) NetBackup
10 16 (28.57%) Change Management
10 16 (28.57%) Brocade
11 14 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 14 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
12 13 (23.21%) Fibre Channel
13 11 (19.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 11 (19.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 11 (19.64%) Veritas
14 10 (17.86%) EMC VNX
15 9 (16.07%) EMC VMAX
15 9 (16.07%) Symantec
16 8 (14.29%) Firmware
16 8 (14.29%) Data Migration
16 8 (14.29%) TPMS
16 8 (14.29%) Investment Banking
16 8 (14.29%) Emulex

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 8 (14.29%) TPMS
2 3 (5.36%) SAS
2 3 (5.36%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 51 (91.07%) SAN
2 13 (23.21%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (12.50%) Firewall
4 5 (8.93%) SSH
5 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.57%) FTP
6 2 (3.57%) LAN
6 2 (3.57%) WAN
7 1 (1.79%) PABX
7 1 (1.79%) Skype
7 1 (1.79%) VoIP
7 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.36%) SAS EBI
4 1 (1.79%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (58.93%) Finance
2 28 (50.00%) Banking
3 8 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Back Office
4 1 (1.79%) Legal
4 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (51.79%) Administrator
1 29 (51.79%) Systems Administrator
2 19 (33.93%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 18 (32.14%) Unix Administrator
4 17 (30.36%) Storage Administrator
4 17 (30.36%) Storage Systems Administrator
5 7 (12.50%) Architect
6 6 (10.71%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 6 (10.71%) Senior Unix Administrator
6 6 (10.71%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
7 4 (7.14%) Coordinator
7 4 (7.14%) Solaris Administrator
7 4 (7.14%) Solaris Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.36%) Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.36%) SAS Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Storage Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Team Leader
8 3 (5.36%) Unix Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 10 (17.86%) EMC VNX
3 9 (16.07%) EMC VMAX
4 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (7.14%) Data Centre
6 3 (5.36%) Client/Server
6 3 (5.36%) Mainframe
7 2 (3.57%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.79%) BYOD
8 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.79%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (69.64%) Unix
2 36 (64.29%) Linux
3 27 (48.21%) Solaris
3 27 (48.21%) Windows
4 14 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.36%) Data ONTAP
5 3 (5.36%) MVS
6 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.57%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.79%) SUSE
7 1 (1.79%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (58.93%) Migration
2 16 (28.57%) Change Management
3 8 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 8 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (12.50%) Project Management
4 7 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 6 (10.71%) ITIL
5 6 (10.71%) Service Delivery
6 5 (8.93%) Data Analysis
6 5 (8.93%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (8.93%) High Availability
6 5 (8.93%) Operations Management
7 3 (5.36%) Asset Management
7 3 (5.36%) Business Continuity
7 3 (5.36%) Performance Management
7 3 (5.36%) Release Management
7 3 (5.36%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (5.36%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (3.57%) Capacity Management
8 2 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.93%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) NCDA
1 4 (7.14%) NCIE
1 4 (7.14%) NCSA
2 1 (1.79%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (19.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 11 (19.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 8 (14.29%) Firmware
3 7 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
3 7 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
5 3 (5.36%) NFS
5 3 (5.36%) RHEV
5 3 (5.36%) XenApp
6 2 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.57%) vSphere
6 2 (3.57%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (28.57%) NetBackup
2 6 (10.71%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (3.57%) Puppet
3 2 (3.57%) SCCM
3 2 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (3.57%) vRealize
4 1 (1.79%) vMotion
4 1 (1.79%) WMI
Vendors
1 26 (46.43%) NetApp
2 24 (42.86%) EMC
3 17 (30.36%) Oracle
3 17 (30.36%) Red Hat
4 16 (28.57%) Brocade
5 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 11 (19.64%) Veritas
7 9 (16.07%) Symantec
8 8 (14.29%) Emulex
9 7 (12.50%) Sun
9 7 (12.50%) Sybase
9 7 (12.50%) VMware
10 3 (5.36%) 3PAR
10 3 (5.36%) Citrix
10 3 (5.36%) Cognos
11 2 (3.57%) AppSense
12 1 (1.79%) Isilon
12 1 (1.79%) Nimble Storage