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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 119 115 121
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing NAS 6 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.27% 0.71% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.75% 5.43% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 10
Median daily rate £350 £400 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +16.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-38.88% -16.92%

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
342 368 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.60% 13.11% 15.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 231 262
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £213 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 11
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +24.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £9.00 £12.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £21.50 £29.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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
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 23 January 2017. 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 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 -14 6 £350 -12.50% 1
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) SAN
2 9 (81.82%) VMware
3 8 (72.73%) EMC
3 8 (72.73%) Linux
4 7 (63.64%) Solaris
4 7 (63.64%) IBM
4 7 (63.64%) NetApp
4 7 (63.64%) Veritas
5 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
5 6 (54.55%) Unix
5 6 (54.55%) Oracle
5 6 (54.55%) SUSE
5 6 (54.55%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (54.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 5 (45.45%) SRDF
6 5 (45.45%) Replication
6 5 (45.45%) NFS
6 5 (45.45%) DNS
6 5 (45.45%) Change Management
6 5 (45.45%) HP
7 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 4 (36.36%) Sun
7 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
7 4 (36.36%) LDAP
7 4 (36.36%) VMS
7 4 (36.36%) Perl
7 4 (36.36%) AIX
7 4 (36.36%) Symmetrix

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 2 (18.18%) IIS
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) SAN
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) LDAP
3 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (9.09%) DHCP
5 1 (9.09%) FCoE
5 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (9.09%) Firewall
5 1 (9.09%) HTTP
5 1 (9.09%) Internet
5 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
5 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
5 1 (9.09%) LAN
5 1 (9.09%) Multicast
5 1 (9.09%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 1 (9.09%) HBase
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Administrator
1 6 (54.55%) Unix Administrator
2 4 (36.36%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) AIX Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) SAN Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Field Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) Rendezvous
2 1 (9.09%) Software Packaging
2 1 (9.09%) WAP
2 1 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Replication
2 4 (36.36%) Symmetrix
3 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
4 1 (9.09%) Clustering
4 1 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) Solaris
4 6 (54.55%) SUSE
4 6 (54.55%) Unix
5 4 (36.36%) AIX
5 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (36.36%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 4 (36.36%) VMS
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Change Management
2 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Benchmarking
4 1 (9.09%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) Fault Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Security Hardening
4 1 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (9.09%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Perl
2 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (9.09%) MCP
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle RAC
1 6 (54.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 5 (45.45%) NFS
2 5 (45.45%) SRDF
3 4 (36.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (36.36%) Veritas File System
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) vSphere
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
5 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (18.18%) XenApp
6 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
6 1 (9.09%) KVM
6 1 (9.09%) ProxySG
6 1 (9.09%) Xen
6 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 3 (27.27%) SCCM
3 2 (18.18%) SCOM
4 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
4 1 (9.09%) DameWare
4 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
4 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) EMC
3 7 (63.64%) IBM
3 7 (63.64%) NetApp
3 7 (63.64%) Veritas
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle
4 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
5 5 (45.45%) HP
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) Sun
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco
8 2 (18.18%) Citrix
8 2 (18.18%) Symantec
9 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
9 1 (9.09%) Intel
9 1 (9.09%) Juniper
9 1 (9.09%) Mitel
9 1 (9.09%) Sophos
9 1 (9.09%) Sybase
9 1 (9.09%) TIBCO