Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 10 December 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)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 123 92
Rank change year-on-year +25 -31 +31
Contract jobs citing NAS 16 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.95% 0.59% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.34% 4.86% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 1
Buckinghamshire median daily rate - £400 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +100.00% -62.26%
South East median daily rate £488 £423 £400
% change year-on-year +15.38% +5.63% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.25 £42.25 £20.25
% change year-on-year +7.10% +108.64% +3.85%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 218 288 282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 12.95% 12.20% 16.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 140 164
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £278 £158 £263
90th Percentile £500 £523 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 11
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £19.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.08% +30.00% -7.69%
10th Percentile £14.61 £17.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £27.24 £56.63 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £22.63 £16.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year +35.07% -33.00% +5.26%

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for NAS in Buckinghamshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NAS in Buckinghamshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NAS in Buckinghamshire

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Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 10 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +25 16 - -
NAS
South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for NAS.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 16 (100.00%) SAN
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 14 (87.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 14 (87.50%) Office 365
2 14 (87.50%) NetApp
2 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 14 (87.50%) LAN
2 14 (87.50%) WAN
2 14 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 14 (87.50%) McAfee
2 14 (87.50%) Sony
2 14 (87.50%) Law
2 14 (87.50%) VMware
2 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 14 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (87.50%) vSphere
2 14 (87.50%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (12.50%) High Availability
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
3 2 (12.50%) SLA
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000
3 2 (12.50%) MCSE
3 2 (12.50%) Intel
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 14 (87.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) SAN
2 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 14 (87.50%) LAN
2 14 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 14 (87.50%) WAN
3 2 (12.50%) Broadband
General
1 14 (87.50%) Law
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 14 (87.50%) Project Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (12.50%) Unix
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows NT
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (12.50%) Change Management
2 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (12.50%) High Availability
2 2 (12.50%) Server Hardening
3 1 (6.25%) Patch Management
3 1 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (6.25%) Server Management
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) MCSE
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
1 14 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (87.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (87.50%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (87.50%) McAfee
2 14 (87.50%) NetApp
2 14 (87.50%) Sony
2 14 (87.50%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Intel