Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for NAS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NAS over the 6 months to 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Network Attached Storage (NAS)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing NAS 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.82% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.21% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Bedfordshire median daily rate £315 - -
East of England median daily rate £335 £388 £500
% change year-on-year -13.55% -22.50% +45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

NAS is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 96 92 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 15.71% 13.96% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 56 36
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £408 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.43% +3.49% -0.32%
10th Percentile £300 £181 £263
90th Percentile £550 £625 £581
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 9
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -65.00% -
10th Percentile £14.46 £14.00 £12.10
90th Percentile £73.90 £14.00 £45.21
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £19.90 £37.50
% change year-on-year -14.57% -46.93% +57.89%

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing NAS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for NAS in Bedfordshire

NAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing NAS in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for NAS in Bedfordshire

NAS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NAS in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NAS in Bedfordshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NAS in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing NAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for NAS.

1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Dell
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VBScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) CommVault
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) Veritas
1 5 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 5 (100.00%) Replication
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
1 5 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 5 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) SCOM
1 5 (100.00%) HP Data Protector
1 5 (100.00%) iSCSI

NAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 5 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Storage Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
1 5 (100.00%) Replication
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCSA
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (60.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 5 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 5 (100.00%) HP Data Protector
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 5 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) SCOM
2 4 (80.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) CommVault
1 5 (100.00%) Dell
1 5 (100.00%) EqualLogic
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 5 (100.00%) Veritas
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec