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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 92 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -
Contract jobs citing NAS 13 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.13% 1.51% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.53% 9.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Median daily rate £325 £225 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £398 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.94% +13.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £26.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-40.00% -15.38%
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
287 117 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 24.89% 16.09% 19.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 58 69
Median daily rate £338 £400 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +14.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £248 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £540 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 7
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -23.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £27.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NAS across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

NAS Daily Rate Histogram 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 7 December 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 -37 13 £325 +44.44%
NAS
North East

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 14 (93.33%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) Security Cleared
1 14 (93.33%) Windows Server
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (86.67%) HP
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
3 12 (80.00%) SAN
3 12 (80.00%) SC Cleared
4 11 (73.33%) HTTP
4 11 (73.33%) iSCSI
5 10 (66.67%) Software Distribution
5 10 (66.67%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 10 (66.67%) Virtual Environments
5 10 (66.67%) ITIL
5 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 10 (66.67%) HTTPS
5 10 (66.67%) Middleware
5 10 (66.67%) Firewall
5 10 (66.67%) ITSM
6 9 (60.00%) CA
7 8 (53.33%) Dell
7 8 (53.33%) OO
8 7 (46.67%) DV Cleared
8 7 (46.67%) WSUS
9 6 (40.00%) Linux
10 5 (33.33%) Python
10 5 (33.33%) BMC
10 5 (33.33%) Jython

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 (20.00%) IIS
1 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) SAN
2 11 (73.33%) HTTP
2 11 (73.33%) iSCSI
3 10 (66.67%) Firewall
3 10 (66.67%) HTTPS
4 4 (26.67%) DNS
4 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (6.67%) FTP
5 1 (6.67%) Internet
5 1 (6.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.67%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Automation Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Leader
4 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) Middleware
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Clustering
1 3 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) Windows Server
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
1 10 (66.67%) ITSM
1 10 (66.67%) Software Distribution
1 10 (66.67%) Virtual Environments
2 8 (53.33%) OO
3 3 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (6.67%) Presales
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) Jython
3 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 5 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) C#
4 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) Security Cleared
2 12 (80.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (46.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) OCA
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (6.67%) NFS
4 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 7 (46.67%) WSUS
3 5 (33.33%) BladeLogic
3 5 (33.33%) Puppet
3 5 (33.33%) SCCM
3 5 (33.33%) SCOrch
4 4 (26.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (6.67%) OpenView
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) HP
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) CA
3 8 (53.33%) Dell
4 5 (33.33%) BMC
5 4 (26.67%) Symantec
5 4 (26.67%) VMware
6 3 (20.00%) Veritas
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco
7 1 (6.67%) Convergys
7 1 (6.67%) NetApp
7 1 (6.67%) Opsware