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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 82 97 67
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -30
Contract jobs citing NAS 11 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.77% 0.072% 1.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.96% 0.46% 7.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 13
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -35.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £275 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.72% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +15.38%
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
278 217 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.50% 15.69% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 98 102
Average daily rate £325 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £138 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £515 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 19
Average hourly rate £45.00 £14.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.42% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.57 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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
Staines - 7 £300 - 1
Guildford - 1 - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Cobham - - - -
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Woking - - - - 1
NAS
South East

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 20 (90.91%) SAN
2 14 (63.64%) Windows
3 11 (50.00%) VMware
4 10 (45.45%) Linux
4 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 9 (40.91%) SQL
6 8 (36.36%) Oracle
6 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
7 7 (31.82%) UNIX
7 7 (31.82%) Solaris
7 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 6 (27.27%) Sun
8 6 (27.27%) Client/Server
8 6 (27.27%) Cisco
8 6 (27.27%) Red Hat
8 6 (27.27%) Finance
9 5 (22.73%) Symantec
9 5 (22.73%) FTP
9 5 (22.73%) DNS
9 5 (22.73%) SSH
9 5 (22.73%) VMware ESX
10 4 (18.18%) NetBackup
10 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (18.18%) Capacity Management
10 4 (18.18%) HP
10 4 (18.18%) DHCP

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.64%) Lync
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (90.91%) SAN
2 5 (22.73%) SSH
2 5 (22.73%) FTP
2 5 (22.73%) DNS
3 4 (18.18%) DHCP
4 3 (13.64%) LAN
4 3 (13.64%) WAN
5 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 2 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (9.09%) Intranet
6 1 (4.55%) Internet
6 1 (4.55%) Firewall
6 1 (4.55%) Wireless
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (4.55%) VPN
6 1 (4.55%) LDAP
6 1 (4.55%) VoIP
6 1 (4.55%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (13.64%) RDBMS
1 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle9i Database
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Support
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Platform Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) DBA
4 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Client/Server
2 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (9.09%) Clustering
4 1 (4.55%) PKI
4 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Linux
3 7 (31.82%) UNIX
3 7 (31.82%) Solaris
4 6 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.55%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Migration
1 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (18.18%) Capacity Management
2 3 (13.64%) Data Migration
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (9.09%) Network Management
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL V2
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.55%) Software Licensing
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) ITSM
4 1 (4.55%) Identity Management
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (22.73%) VMware ESX
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
5 2 (9.09%) XenApp
5 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
5 2 (9.09%) Veritas File System
5 2 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (9.09%) vSphere
6 1 (4.55%) UAG
6 1 (4.55%) NFS
6 1 (4.55%) DFS Replication
6 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (18.18%) NetBackup
2 3 (13.64%) SCCM
3 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (4.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (4.55%) SAP Afaria
4 1 (4.55%) SCOM
4 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) VMware
2 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle
4 6 (27.27%) Sun
4 6 (27.27%) Red Hat
4 6 (27.27%) Cisco
5 5 (22.73%) Symantec
6 4 (18.18%) NetApp
6 4 (18.18%) HP
6 4 (18.18%) Citrix
7 3 (13.64%) SAP
7 3 (13.64%) Google
7 3 (13.64%) Brocade
7 3 (13.64%) 3PAR
8 2 (9.09%) AppSense
8 2 (9.09%) Veritas
8 2 (9.09%) Informatica
9 1 (4.55%) Cognos
9 1 (4.55%) EMC
9 1 (4.55%) SonicWALL