The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 133 119 119
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Contract jobs citing NAS 11 29 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.39% 0.98% 0.043%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.64% 6.99% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 1
Median daily rate £525 £363 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.82% +61.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £316
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +18.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £22.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-7.95% -45.00%
NAS
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
417 415 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.91% 14.03% 12.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 252 150
Median daily rate £420 £300 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -22.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £151 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 23 16
Median hourly rate £12.50 £25.00 £13.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +87.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £7.19 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £157.50 £22.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +33.33%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing NAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

NAS Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

NAS
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NAS across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

NAS Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

NAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

NAS Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

NAS
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
South Yorkshire -4 7 £525 +22.09%
West Yorkshire -24 4 £375 +7.14% 6
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for NAS.

1 20 (100.00%) SAN
2 17 (85.00%) VMware
2 17 (85.00%) Windows
3 16 (80.00%) SQL
4 14 (70.00%) NetApp
5 13 (65.00%) Finance
5 13 (65.00%) NFS
5 13 (65.00%) Fibre Channel
6 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (55.00%) Linux
6 11 (55.00%) EMC
7 10 (50.00%) IBM
7 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 10 (50.00%) Solaris
7 10 (50.00%) Data Centre
8 9 (45.00%) Unix
8 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
9 8 (40.00%) Cisco
9 8 (40.00%) Banking
9 8 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (35.00%) Multicast
10 7 (35.00%) KVM
10 7 (35.00%) Hadoop
10 7 (35.00%) FCoE
10 7 (35.00%) Xen
10 7 (35.00%) iSCSI
10 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
10 7 (35.00%) SRDF
10 7 (35.00%) LAN
10 7 (35.00%) WAN

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 7 (35.00%) Apache
1 7 (35.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (30.00%) IIS
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 6 (30.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) SAN
2 13 (65.00%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (35.00%) FCoE
3 7 (35.00%) iSCSI
3 7 (35.00%) LAN
3 7 (35.00%) Multicast
3 7 (35.00%) WAN
4 6 (30.00%) HTTP
5 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (35.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (30.00%) HBase
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) Big Data
5 1 (5.00%) DB2
5 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Hudson
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Banking
3 6 (30.00%) Financial Institution
4 3 (15.00%) Legal
5 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Architect
1 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 4 (20.00%) NAS Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) NetApp Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) SAN Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) SAN Storage Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Middleware
2 6 (30.00%) HTML
2 6 (30.00%) Rendezvous
2 6 (30.00%) XML
2 6 (30.00%) XSLT
3 2 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (5.00%) LAMP
4 1 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) CLARiiON
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) IBM XIV
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Linux
3 10 (50.00%) Solaris
4 9 (45.00%) Unix
5 6 (30.00%) Data ONTAP
6 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (20.00%) SUSE
8 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
8 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (10.00%) AIX
10 1 (5.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (35.00%) Benchmarking
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) Migration
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps
5 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
6 1 (5.00%) Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) Information Security
6 1 (5.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.00%) Perl
3 1 (5.00%) PHP
3 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (15.00%) MCSA
2 3 (15.00%) MCSE
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) CCDE
3 1 (5.00%) CCIE
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) CCSP
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) CISSP
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) NFS
2 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (35.00%) KVM
3 7 (35.00%) SRDF
3 7 (35.00%) Xen
4 6 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (15.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Ansible
1 1 (5.00%) Cacti
1 1 (5.00%) Graphite
1 1 (5.00%) Nagios
1 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.00%) Opsview
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
1 1 (5.00%) Salt
1 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) VMware
2 14 (70.00%) NetApp
3 11 (55.00%) EMC
4 10 (50.00%) IBM
5 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (40.00%) Cisco
7 7 (35.00%) HP
7 7 (35.00%) Intel
7 7 (35.00%) Oracle
8 6 (30.00%) Brocade
8 6 (30.00%) DataSynapse
8 6 (30.00%) Sybase
8 6 (30.00%) TIBCO
9 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
10 4 (20.00%) Veritas
11 3 (15.00%) Citrix
11 3 (15.00%) CommVault
11 3 (15.00%) Reuters
11 3 (15.00%) ServiceNow
11 3 (15.00%) Zerto