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 28 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 119 126 90
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -36
Contract jobs citing NAS 26 2 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.89% 0.078% 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.03% 0.66% 7.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 8
Average daily rate
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£375 £313 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +1.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £313 £324
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £406
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-30.76% +18.18%
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
431 301 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.83% 11.76% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 161 169
Average daily rate £300 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £241 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 23
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.35 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.81% -29.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.50 £21.85 £115.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -19.10%

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
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 28 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +2 16 £363 +16.00% 5
South Yorkshire - 9 £430 -
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 26 (100.00%) SAN
2 18 (69.23%) VMware
3 14 (53.85%) Firewall
3 14 (53.85%) Data Centre
4 13 (50.00%) Windows
5 12 (46.15%) Linux
5 12 (46.15%) UNIX
6 11 (42.31%) NFS
6 11 (42.31%) IBM
6 11 (42.31%) vSphere
7 9 (34.62%) Cisco
7 9 (34.62%) NetApp
7 9 (34.62%) Red Hat
7 9 (34.62%) SQL
8 8 (30.77%) Load Balancing
9 7 (26.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
10 6 (23.08%) RDBMS
10 6 (23.08%) Veritas
10 6 (23.08%) MySQL
10 6 (23.08%) PHP
10 6 (23.08%) Informix
10 6 (23.08%) Apache
10 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
10 6 (23.08%) Nagios
10 6 (23.08%) NetBackup
10 6 (23.08%) Cacti
10 6 (23.08%) SolarWinds
10 6 (23.08%) SolarWinds Orion
10 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 6 (23.08%) Apache
1 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
1 6 (23.08%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 26 (100.00%) SAN
2 14 (53.85%) Firewall
3 6 (23.08%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (7.69%) MPLS
4 2 (7.69%) OSPF
4 2 (7.69%) BGP
4 2 (7.69%) EIGRP
4 2 (7.69%) VRRP
4 2 (7.69%) VPN
4 2 (7.69%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) RDBMS
1 6 (23.08%) MySQL
1 6 (23.08%) Informix
1 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) JIRA
1 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (23.08%) SAN Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) SAN Storage Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Storage Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Senior UNIX Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) UNIX Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Junior
5 1 (3.85%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Project Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) Data Centre
2 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Storage
2 6 (23.08%) IBM XIV
3 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Linux
2 12 (46.15%) UNIX
3 7 (26.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) AIX
4 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Load Balancing
2 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (23.08%) Build Automation
2 6 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (19.23%) Project Management
4 4 (15.38%) Migration
4 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (11.54%) ITIL
6 2 (7.69%) Change Management
6 2 (7.69%) Workflow
6 2 (7.69%) Information Security
7 1 (3.85%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (7.69%) CISSP
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.69%) CCIE
2 2 (7.69%) CCSP
2 2 (7.69%) CCNP
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) MCSA
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) NFS
1 11 (42.31%) vSphere
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Nagios
1 6 (23.08%) NetBackup
1 6 (23.08%) Cacti
1 6 (23.08%) SolarWinds Orion
1 6 (23.08%) Salt
1 6 (23.08%) Opsview
1 6 (23.08%) Graphite
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) VMware
2 11 (42.31%) IBM
3 9 (34.62%) Cisco
3 9 (34.62%) NetApp
3 9 (34.62%) Red Hat
4 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
5 6 (23.08%) Veritas
5 6 (23.08%) SolarWinds
5 6 (23.08%) Brocade
6 4 (15.38%) Oracle
6 4 (15.38%) F5
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