Period
to 15 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 15 February 2019 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)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 125 95 100
Rank change year-on-year -30 +5 0
Contract jobs citing NAS 3 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.14% 0.58% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.08% 4.00% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 4
Bristol median daily rate £375 £388 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.29% +63.26% -
10th Percentile £338 £306 £200
90th Percentile £423 £494 £288
South West median daily rate £475 £375 £288
% change year-on-year +26.67% +30.43% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Bristol with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 279 275 204
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 13.33% 14.60% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 172 131
Bristol median daily rate £388 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% +3.70% -3.57%
10th Percentile £184 £159 £208
90th Percentile £538 £570 £588
South West median daily rate £388 £388 £350
% change year-on-year - +10.71% -0.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 10
Bristol median hourly rate £35.00 £24.25 £21.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.33% +14.79% -23.18%
10th Percentile £14.50 £18.73 £15.54
90th Percentile £42.00 £48.78 £47.63
South West median hourly rate £39.54 £27.25 £38.50
% change year-on-year +45.10% -29.22% -

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for NAS in Bristol

NAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NAS in Bristol

NAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NAS in Bristol

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for NAS.

1 3 (100.00%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (66.67%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) GPFS
2 2 (66.67%) Nimble Storage
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Dell Compellent
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (33.33%) Brocade
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) CommVault

NAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Backup Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Storage Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Storage and Backup Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Backup Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) EMC Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) EMC Storage Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Storage and Backup Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (66.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Nimble Storage
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) Brocade
3 1 (33.33%) CommVault
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Dell Compellent