The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank - 71 -
Contract jobs citing NAS 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.14% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £220 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £396 £333
% change year-on-year
-11.67% +19.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-10.81% -53.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
137 95 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 18.92% 13.57% 16.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 50 49
Median daily rate £345 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £533 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £18.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.21% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +13.20%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing NAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NAS across the Tyne and Wear region.

NAS Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

NAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NAS across the Tyne and Wear region.

NAS Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for NAS.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 13 (92.86%) Security Cleared
3 12 (85.71%) HP
4 11 (78.57%) SAN
4 11 (78.57%) iSCSI
4 11 (78.57%) SC Cleared
5 10 (71.43%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 10 (71.43%) Middleware
5 10 (71.43%) Firewall
5 10 (71.43%) ITSM
5 10 (71.43%) HTTPS
5 10 (71.43%) ITIL
5 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
5 10 (71.43%) HTTP
5 10 (71.43%) Software Distribution
5 10 (71.43%) Virtual Environments
6 9 (64.29%) CA
7 8 (57.14%) Dell
7 8 (57.14%) OO
8 7 (50.00%) DV Cleared
8 7 (50.00%) WSUS
9 6 (42.86%) Linux
10 5 (35.71%) Python
10 5 (35.71%) BMC
10 5 (35.71%) BladeLogic

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 3 (21.43%) IIS
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) iSCSI
1 11 (78.57%) SAN
2 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 10 (71.43%) HTTP
2 10 (71.43%) HTTPS
3 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Automation Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) Middleware
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Clustering
1 3 (21.43%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (42.86%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
4 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) ITIL
1 10 (71.43%) ITSM
1 10 (71.43%) Software Distribution
1 10 (71.43%) Virtual Environments
2 8 (57.14%) OO
3 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) Jython
3 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
3 5 (35.71%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) Security Cleared
2 11 (78.57%) SC Cleared
3 7 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) OCA
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (21.43%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (21.43%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (7.14%) NFS
4 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 7 (50.00%) WSUS
3 5 (35.71%) BladeLogic
3 5 (35.71%) Puppet
3 5 (35.71%) SCCM
3 5 (35.71%) SCOrch
4 4 (28.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 12 (85.71%) HP
3 9 (64.29%) CA
4 8 (57.14%) Dell
5 5 (35.71%) BMC
6 4 (28.57%) Symantec
6 4 (28.57%) VMware
7 3 (21.43%) Veritas
8 1 (7.14%) Cisco
8 1 (7.14%) Convergys
8 1 (7.14%) NetApp