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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 140 131 117
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -14
Contract jobs citing NAS 10 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.34% 0.48% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.29% 3.15% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 4
Median daily rate £513 £380 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.86% +36.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £282 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £400 £337
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.94% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £29.23 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-30.72% +29.91%
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
436 476 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.88% 15.27% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 308 159
Median daily rate £380 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £200 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 37 22
Median hourly rate £13.60 £15.36 £12.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +18.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.26 £9.24 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £150.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

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 August 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 August 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 -9 7 £525 +38.15%
West Yorkshire -1 2 £275 -23.61% 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £325 -
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 17 (100.00%) SAN
2 16 (94.12%) Windows
3 15 (88.24%) VMware
3 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
4 13 (76.47%) Linux
5 12 (70.59%) SQL
5 12 (70.59%) NetApp
6 11 (64.71%) EMC
6 11 (64.71%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (58.82%) Oracle
7 10 (58.82%) Solaris
7 10 (58.82%) Cisco
7 10 (58.82%) Hyper-V
8 9 (52.94%) iSCSI
8 9 (52.94%) SRDF
8 9 (52.94%) Xen
8 9 (52.94%) LAN
8 9 (52.94%) WAN
8 9 (52.94%) NFS
8 9 (52.94%) Intel
8 9 (52.94%) Benchmarking
8 9 (52.94%) Multicast
8 9 (52.94%) KVM
8 9 (52.94%) FCoE
8 9 (52.94%) Fibre Channel
9 8 (47.06%) IBM
9 8 (47.06%) Banking
10 7 (41.18%) Oracle RAC
10 7 (41.18%) Apache

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 (41.18%) Apache
1 7 (41.18%) Tomcat
2 6 (35.29%) IIS
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle Coherence
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 6 (35.29%) WebSphere
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) SAN
2 9 (52.94%) FCoE
2 9 (52.94%) Fibre Channel
2 9 (52.94%) iSCSI
2 9 (52.94%) LAN
2 9 (52.94%) Multicast
2 9 (52.94%) WAN
3 6 (35.29%) HTTP
4 2 (11.76%) DHCP
4 2 (11.76%) DNS
5 1 (5.88%) Internet
5 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
5 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) Hadoop
3 6 (35.29%) HBase
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (5.88%) Big Data
6 1 (5.88%) DB2
6 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
6 1 (5.88%) MySQL
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) Hudson
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 8 (47.06%) Banking
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
3 3 (17.65%) Legal
4 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Architect
1 9 (52.94%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix Server Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Wintel Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) Middleware
2 6 (35.29%) HTML
2 6 (35.29%) Rendezvous
2 6 (35.29%) XML
2 6 (35.29%) XSLT
3 1 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (5.88%) LAMP
3 1 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
2 3 (17.65%) Replication
3 2 (11.76%) Clustering
4 1 (5.88%) CLARiiON
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (5.88%) IBM XIV
4 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) PKI
4 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Linux
3 10 (58.82%) Solaris
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
5 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (11.76%) AIX
7 2 (11.76%) SUSE
7 2 (11.76%) Unix
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
8 1 (5.88%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (52.94%) Benchmarking
3 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (29.41%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (11.76%) Software Delivery
6 1 (5.88%) Change Control
6 1 (5.88%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.88%) DevOps
6 1 (5.88%) Information Security
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.88%) Perl
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (17.65%) MCSA
2 3 (17.65%) MCSE
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) CCDE
3 1 (5.88%) CCIE
3 1 (5.88%) CCNP
3 1 (5.88%) CCSP
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) CISSP
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.88%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (58.82%) Hyper-V
3 9 (52.94%) KVM
3 9 (52.94%) NFS
3 9 (52.94%) SRDF
3 9 (52.94%) Xen
4 7 (41.18%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
5 2 (11.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (11.76%) XenApp
6 1 (5.88%) Docker
6 1 (5.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) NetBackup
1 2 (11.76%) Opsview
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) Ansible
2 1 (5.88%) Cacti
2 1 (5.88%) Graphite
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (5.88%) Nagios
2 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.88%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) Salt
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
2 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) VMware
2 12 (70.59%) NetApp
3 11 (64.71%) EMC
4 10 (58.82%) Cisco
4 10 (58.82%) Oracle
5 9 (52.94%) Intel
6 8 (47.06%) IBM
7 7 (41.18%) HP
8 6 (35.29%) DataSynapse
8 6 (35.29%) Sybase
8 6 (35.29%) TIBCO
9 5 (29.41%) Citrix
10 4 (23.53%) CommVault
10 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
11 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
11 3 (17.65%) Reuters
11 3 (17.65%) ServiceNow
11 3 (17.65%) Symantec
11 3 (17.65%) Veritas
11 3 (17.65%) Zerto