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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 106 58 45
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -13
Contract jobs citing NAS 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.16% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.46% 1.08% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £500 £125 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+300.00% -48.97%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -30.76%
NAS
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
433 93 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 35.35% 15.22% 10.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 51 34
Median daily rate £295 £294 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.42% +4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £225 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £414 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 2
Median hourly rate £28.00 £20.50 £10.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.58% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.99 £13.25 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.94 £27.50 £10.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -46 2 £500 +300.00%
NAS
North East

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for NAS.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) HP StoreVirtual
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) BMC
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) BEA
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) iPlanet
2 2 (66.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (66.67%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Sun
2 2 (66.67%) OpenView
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) JSP

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 2 (66.67%) iPlanet
1 2 (66.67%) MQSeries
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic Portal
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) BIG-IP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) FTP
2 2 (66.67%) LDAP
2 2 (66.67%) SSH
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Chief Architect
1 1 (33.33%) SAN Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) SAN Storage Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) SAN Support
1 1 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Storage Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) JSP
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) Grid Computing
1 2 (66.67%) HP Storage
1 2 (66.67%) HP StoreVirtual
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Celerra
2 1 (33.33%) CLARiiON
2 1 (33.33%) EMC VNX
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) QMS
2 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) JSP 440
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (66.67%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (66.67%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (66.67%) OpenView
1 2 (66.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) 3PAR
2 2 (66.67%) BEA
2 2 (66.67%) BMC
2 2 (66.67%) Cognos
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Opsware
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Qualys
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Sun
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas