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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 57 84 65
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -19
Contract jobs citing NAS 33 4 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.64% 0.32% 1.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.41% 1.97% 10.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 14
Average daily rate
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£388 £380 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% -10.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £316 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £444 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £306 £373
% change year-on-year
+22.44% -17.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-46.25% +45.45%
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
266 203 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 21.26% 16.18% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 105 106
Average daily rate £388 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 19 31
Average hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% -49.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+28.37% -26.00%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 15 £394 -14.40%
Epsom - 4 - -
Staines +4 3 £495 -
Guildford - 2 - -
Woking +15 1 - - 1
Farnham - 1 £375 -
Leatherhead - 1 £338 -
NAS
South East

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 45 (95.74%) SAN
2 29 (61.70%) Windows
3 21 (44.68%) NetApp
4 20 (42.55%) Solaris
5 18 (38.30%) VMware
6 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
7 15 (31.91%) Finance
8 14 (29.79%) Linux
8 14 (29.79%) Oracle
9 13 (27.66%) UNIX
9 13 (27.66%) Active Directory
9 13 (27.66%) Migration
9 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (23.40%) Red Hat
10 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (23.40%) SQL
10 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (23.40%) Data Centre
11 10 (21.28%) Client/Server
11 10 (21.28%) DNS
11 10 (21.28%) Cisco
11 10 (21.28%) Sun
11 10 (21.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 9 (19.15%) NetBackup
12 9 (19.15%) Data Migration
12 9 (19.15%) Symantec
12 9 (19.15%) Norton AntiVirus
12 9 (19.15%) SQL Server

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 5 (10.64%) MS Exchange
1 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (6.38%) TPMS
3 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.26%) Lync
5 1 (2.13%) IIS
5 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (95.74%) SAN
2 10 (21.28%) DNS
3 8 (17.02%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (14.89%) SSH
4 7 (14.89%) LAN
4 7 (14.89%) WAN
4 7 (14.89%) FTP
5 5 (10.64%) LDAP
5 5 (10.64%) DHCP
6 4 (8.51%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (4.26%) Intranet
7 2 (4.26%) Firewall
7 2 (4.26%) VPN
8 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.13%) VoIP
8 1 (2.13%) WLAN
8 1 (2.13%) Wireless
8 1 (2.13%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database
3 5 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (8.51%) RDBMS
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle9i Database
General
1 15 (31.91%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Publishing
3 2 (4.26%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (21.28%) Administrator
1 10 (21.28%) Storage Engineer
2 8 (17.02%) NAS Engineer
2 8 (17.02%) NetApp Engineer
3 7 (14.89%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (12.77%) Architect
5 5 (10.64%) DBA
6 4 (8.51%) Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Platform Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.51%) Windows Administrator
7 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Support Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (4.26%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Support
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (4.26%) SQL DBA
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Data Centre
2 10 (21.28%) Client/Server
3 7 (14.89%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (10.64%) Clustering
5 4 (8.51%) Informatics
6 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (61.70%) Windows
2 20 (42.55%) Solaris
3 14 (29.79%) Linux
4 13 (27.66%) UNIX
5 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (21.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (17.02%) HPUX
7 8 (17.02%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.13%) AIX
9 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) Migration
2 9 (19.15%) Data Migration
2 9 (19.15%) Capacity Management
3 4 (8.51%) Change Management
4 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (6.38%) Problem Management
4 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.13%) Release Management
5 1 (2.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.13%) Identity Management
5 1 (2.13%) ITIL
5 1 (2.13%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.13%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.13%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (2.13%) Software Licensing
5 1 (2.13%) Information Assurance
5 1 (2.13%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.13%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.40%) SQL
2 9 (19.15%) Perl
3 8 (17.02%) Shell Script
4 6 (12.77%) PowerShell
4 6 (12.77%) VB
5 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) MCSE
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) GxP
System Software
1 13 (27.66%) Active Directory
1 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 8 (17.02%) VMware ESX
4 6 (12.77%) XenApp
5 5 (10.64%) NFS
5 5 (10.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (8.51%) Veritas File System
7 2 (4.26%) vSphere
7 2 (4.26%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (4.26%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.13%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (19.15%) Norton AntiVirus
1 9 (19.15%) NetBackup
2 8 (17.02%) SnapMirror
2 8 (17.02%) SnapVault
3 2 (4.26%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.26%) SCCM
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (2.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.13%) Nagios
4 1 (2.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (44.68%) NetApp
2 18 (38.30%) VMware
3 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
4 14 (29.79%) Oracle
5 11 (23.40%) Red Hat
6 10 (21.28%) Cisco
6 10 (21.28%) Sun
7 9 (19.15%) Symantec
8 8 (17.02%) HP
9 7 (14.89%) EMC
9 7 (14.89%) Citrix
10 6 (12.77%) Brocade
10 6 (12.77%) 3PAR
11 5 (10.64%) Veritas
11 5 (10.64%) Informatica
11 5 (10.64%) SAP
12 4 (8.51%) Cognos
13 2 (4.26%) AppSense
13 2 (4.26%) Google
14 1 (2.13%) SonicWALL