The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 93 106 111
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +5
Contract jobs citing NAS 33 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.30% 0.48% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.14% 4.49% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 3
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£345 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £295 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £383 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%
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
361 245 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.25% 10.74% 11.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 135 111
Average daily rate £325 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £216 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 19 25
Average hourly rate £14.87 £17.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.05% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.67 £12.88 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £29.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.88 £21.88 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +4.16%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NAS across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 November 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
West Yorkshire +19 25 £305 -18.66% 3
South Yorkshire +4 8 £400 +33.33% 4
North Yorkshire - - - - 5
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 22 (59.46%) SAN
2 21 (56.76%) Windows
3 20 (54.05%) VMware
4 19 (51.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (48.65%) SQL Server
6 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
7 16 (43.24%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (43.24%) EMC
7 16 (43.24%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (40.54%) Active Directory
9 14 (37.84%) IBM
9 14 (37.84%) NetBackup
10 13 (35.14%) vSphere
10 13 (35.14%) Symantec
10 13 (35.14%) MS Exchange
11 12 (32.43%) UNIX
11 12 (32.43%) SCCM
11 12 (32.43%) SCOM
11 12 (32.43%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (32.43%) VMware ESX
11 12 (32.43%) Exchange Server 2013
12 11 (29.73%) Oracle
13 10 (27.03%) IIS
13 10 (27.03%) Solaris
13 10 (27.03%) Internet
14 9 (24.32%) NetApp
15 8 (21.62%) Lotus
15 8 (21.62%) Apache
15 8 (21.62%) Lotus Domino
15 8 (21.62%) ITIL

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (35.14%) MS Exchange
2 12 (32.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (27.03%) IIS
4 8 (21.62%) Lotus Domino
4 8 (21.62%) Apache
5 7 (18.92%) Tomcat
6 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (8.11%) WorkSite
8 2 (5.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
8 2 (5.41%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (59.46%) SAN
2 10 (27.03%) Internet
3 4 (10.81%) WAN
4 3 (8.11%) LAN
4 3 (8.11%) Firewall
4 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.41%) iSCSI
5 2 (5.41%) FCoE
5 2 (5.41%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (5.41%) Multicast
5 2 (5.41%) HTTP
6 1 (2.70%) DHCP
6 1 (2.70%) IPsec
6 1 (2.70%) VLAN
6 1 (2.70%) VPN
6 1 (2.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (48.65%) SQL Server
2 16 (43.24%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (43.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (32.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (10.81%) Ingres
5 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.70%) DB2
5 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.70%) HBase
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Law
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Administrator
2 8 (21.62%) UNIX Administrator
2 8 (21.62%) Exchange Administrator
3 6 (16.22%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 6 (16.22%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (13.51%) Consultant
5 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Consultant
5 4 (10.81%) Exchange Consultant
5 4 (10.81%) Exchange Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Project Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (5.41%) UNIX Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Storage Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior UNIX Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Solaris Administrator
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) HTML
1 2 (5.41%) XML
1 2 (5.41%) XSLT
1 2 (5.41%) Rendezvous
1 2 (5.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Replication
2 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.70%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (56.76%) Windows
2 12 (32.43%) UNIX
3 10 (27.03%) Solaris
4 5 (13.51%) Linux
4 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) ITIL
2 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
3 3 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.41%) Benchmarking
4 2 (5.41%) Service Management
5 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.70%) Information Security
5 1 (2.70%) TOGAF
5 1 (2.70%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.70%) ERP
5 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) SQL
1 6 (16.22%) Shell Script
2 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.41%) Ruby
3 2 (5.41%) Python
3 2 (5.41%) Java
3 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.41%) Perl
4 1 (2.70%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) MCSE
1 4 (10.81%) MCSA
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (10.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (5.41%) NCIE
3 1 (2.70%) NCDA
System Software
1 19 (51.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (40.54%) Active Directory
3 13 (35.14%) vSphere
4 12 (32.43%) VMware ESX
5 6 (16.22%) Samba
6 2 (5.41%) NFS
6 2 (5.41%) Xen
6 2 (5.41%) KVM
6 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
6 2 (5.41%) SRDF
7 1 (2.70%) XenApp
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (2.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (37.84%) NetBackup
2 12 (32.43%) SCCM
2 12 (32.43%) SCOM
3 1 (2.70%) Puppet
3 1 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) VMware
2 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
3 16 (43.24%) EMC
4 14 (37.84%) IBM
5 13 (35.14%) Symantec
6 11 (29.73%) Oracle
7 9 (24.32%) NetApp
8 8 (21.62%) Lotus
9 4 (10.81%) Citrix
10 3 (8.11%) CommVault
10 3 (8.11%) Cisco
10 3 (8.11%) HP
10 3 (8.11%) Reuters
10 3 (8.11%) ServiceNow
11 2 (5.41%) Intel
11 2 (5.41%) TIBCO
11 2 (5.41%) DataSynapse
12 1 (2.70%) WatchGuard
12 1 (2.70%) Veeam
12 1 (2.70%) Dell
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £390.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 350-400
Posted: 3 days ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Rate: Above Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £550.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
Sheffield
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Wakefield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago