The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 110 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NAS 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.25% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.12% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £393 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +90.47%
NAS
Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
236 205 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.61% 11.61% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 138 83
Average daily rate £400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £215 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 8
Average hourly rate £13.25 £17.50 £11.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.28% +46.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £16.72 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £17.50 £15.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NAS across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

NAS Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

NAS
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

NAS Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

NAS
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Leeds - 5 £393 - 3
NAS
Yorkshire

NAS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 6 (100.00%) SAN
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 5 (83.33%) Puppet
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (66.67%) F5
4 3 (50.00%) Xen
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (50.00%) KVM
5 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
6 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (16.67%) EMC
6 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (16.67%) Games
6 1 (16.67%) LAN
6 1 (16.67%) WAN
6 1 (16.67%) MySQL
6 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (16.67%) Unix

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Scripter
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
1 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
1 5 (83.33%) Perl
1 5 (83.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) KVM
2 3 (50.00%) Xen
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (83.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) F5
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (16.67%) EMC