The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 61 61 52
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Contract jobs citing NAS 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.13% 0.28% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.57% 1.30% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
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£275 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.23 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+29.91% +7.14%
NAS
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
175 154 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 23.15% 21.69% 14.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 84 39
Average daily rate £450 £400 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £519 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -29.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £25.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

NAS Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

NAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

NAS Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

NAS
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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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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
Swindon -6 1 £275 -26.66%
NAS
South West

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Multicast
4 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) WSUS
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) VLAN
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) Dell
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) J2EE
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) LAN
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) Linux

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (16.67%) MQSeries
3 1 (16.67%) Lync
3 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) Multicast
3 3 (50.00%) VLAN
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) WLAN
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 1 (16.67%) HTTP
5 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (16.67%) SOA Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) XSD
2 1 (16.67%) JMS
2 1 (16.67%) WSDL
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) Java EE
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) AIX
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) UML
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) B2B
2 1 (16.67%) B2C
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) BPEL
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 1 (16.67%) BPMN
2 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (16.67%) NFS
4 1 (16.67%) Xen
4 1 (16.67%) XenApp
4 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) WSUS
2 2 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
4 3 (50.00%) Dell
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) McAfee
6 1 (16.67%) F5
6 1 (16.67%) HP
6 1 (16.67%) IBM
6 1 (16.67%) Citrix
6 1 (16.67%) Nokia
6 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com