The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 29 23 14
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing NAS 3 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 1.59% 3.36% 4.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.48% 12.20% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate £400 £395 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +23.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £388
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.10 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-59.75% +33.33%
NAS
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
67 41 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 35.45% 27.52% 21.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 20 6
Average daily rate £375 £425 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +23.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 7
Average hourly rate £42.00 £38.75 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% -3.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

NAS Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

NAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

NAS Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

NAS
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 9 (100.00%) EMC
1 9 (100.00%) SAN
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (100.00%) vSphere
1 9 (100.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 9 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 9 (100.00%) EMC VNX
1 9 (100.00%) EMC VMAX
1 9 (100.00%) VCE vBlock
2 8 (88.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
4 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (33.33%) VMware ESX
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
7 1 (11.11%) Arqiva
7 1 (11.11%) Huawei
7 1 (11.11%) Degree
7 1 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (11.11%) BT
7 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
7 1 (11.11%) Apple
7 1 (11.11%) Ericsson
7 1 (11.11%) Nokia

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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.

Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Specialist
3 4 (44.44%) SAN Specialist
4 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
5 1 (11.11%) Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (11.11%) SAN Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) Support Specialist
5 1 (11.11%) VMWare Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 9 (100.00%) EMC VMAX
1 9 (100.00%) EMC VNX
1 9 (100.00%) VCE vBlock
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (100.00%) vSphere
2 3 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) EMC
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) Apple
3 1 (11.11%) Arqiva
3 1 (11.11%) BT
3 1 (11.11%) Ericsson
3 1 (11.11%) Huawei
3 1 (11.11%) Nokia