The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 15 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NAS 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 1.22% - 3.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.55% - 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £168
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
- -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £32.50 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +19.26%
NAS
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
22 16 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 26.83% 17.98% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 10
Average daily rate £475 £315 £168
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.79% +88.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £243 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £357 £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+166.66% -23.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+43.45% -6.97%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

NAS Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

NAS
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 6 May 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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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
Worcester - 1 - -
NAS
West Midlands

NAS
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Dell
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
1 4 (100.00%) XenServer
1 4 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 4 (100.00%) PDA
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Server

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (100.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
1 4 (100.00%) XenServer
1 4 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Dell
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware