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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 75 59 80
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +21
Contract jobs citing NAS 15 31 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.08% 2.40% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.62% 12.81% 5.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 29 7
Average daily rate
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£325 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £296 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £421 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
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
267 242 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.22% 18.73% 18.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 175 104
Average daily rate £360 £338 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -8.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £420 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 25
Average hourly rate £50.00 £22.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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
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 30 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Staines 0 1 - -
Woking - - - - 1
Camberley - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Egham - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Guildford - - - -
NAS
South East

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 15 (78.95%) SAN
2 10 (52.63%) Cisco
3 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 9 (47.37%) ITIL
4 8 (42.11%) Windows
4 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
4 8 (42.11%) ITSM
5 7 (36.84%) Firewall
6 6 (31.58%) VMware
6 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
6 6 (31.58%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (26.32%) F5
7 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (26.32%) CCNP
7 5 (26.32%) Citrix
7 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (26.32%) Oracle
7 5 (26.32%) VMware ESX
7 5 (26.32%) MPLS
7 5 (26.32%) OSPF
7 5 (26.32%) BGP
7 5 (26.32%) EIGRP
7 5 (26.32%) TACACS
8 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
8 4 (21.05%) MS Office
8 4 (21.05%) HP
8 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
8 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (21.05%) Cisco ISE

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.79%) Lync
3 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (10.53%) GlassFish
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (21.05%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) SAN
2 7 (36.84%) Firewall
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (26.32%) MPLS
4 5 (26.32%) OSPF
4 5 (26.32%) BGP
4 5 (26.32%) EIGRP
4 5 (26.32%) TACACS
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (10.53%) LAN
6 2 (10.53%) WAN
7 1 (5.26%) SMTP
7 1 (5.26%) DHCP
7 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.26%) VPN
7 1 (5.26%) DNS
7 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Architect
1 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Services Delivery Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Technical Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Data Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Data Migration Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
1 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
1 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
1 1 (5.26%) iPad
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Solaris
2 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.53%) UNIX
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 8 (42.11%) ITSM
3 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL V2
5 2 (10.53%) SOA
6 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Identity Management
6 1 (5.26%) Migration
6 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.26%) Change Control
6 1 (5.26%) Deep Packet Inspection
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) CCNP
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) MCP
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) VMware ESX
3 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (15.79%) XenApp
4 3 (15.79%) XenDesktop
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (15.79%) Terminal Services
5 1 (5.26%) vSphere
5 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (15.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (15.79%) Backup Exec
2 3 (15.79%) SCCM
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Cisco
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) VMware
4 5 (26.32%) F5
4 5 (26.32%) Citrix
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle
5 4 (21.05%) HP
6 3 (15.79%) Symantec
6 3 (15.79%) AppSense
7 2 (10.53%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (10.53%) Kaseya
8 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
8 1 (5.26%) McAfee
8 1 (5.26%) Radware
8 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
8 1 (5.26%) EMC
8 1 (5.26%) Juniper
8 1 (5.26%) NetApp
8 1 (5.26%) Apple