Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 18 January 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 > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 77 88
Rank change year-on-year -8 +11 +8
Contract jobs citing NAS 10 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.76% 0.094% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.05% 0.76% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - - £250
East of England median daily rate £335 £525 £381
% change year-on-year -36.19% +37.70% +12.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £16.50 £29.48
% change year-on-year - -44.03% -73.41%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 247 132 167
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 18.88% 12.36% 12.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 32 72
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +0.67% +20.16%
10th Percentile £168 £228 £174
90th Percentile £475 £523 £474
East of England median daily rate £363 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +3.57% -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 33 44
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.50 £35.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.71% -10.26% +41.82%
10th Percentile £16.13 £14.55 £17.45
90th Percentile £49.75 £70.75 £57.50
East of England median hourly rate £28.00 £34.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -18.84% +15.00% +22.45%

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for NAS in Cambridgeshire

NAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NAS in Cambridgeshire

NAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NAS in Cambridgeshire

NAS
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Cambridge +1 6 - - 2
Huntingdon - 1 - -
NAS
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for NAS.

1 9 (90.00%) C
1 9 (90.00%) Embedded C
1 9 (90.00%) 3GPP
1 9 (90.00%) Wireless
1 9 (90.00%) Telecoms
1 9 (90.00%) LTE
2 8 (80.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (70.00%) Embedded C++
3 7 (70.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (20.00%) 3G
4 2 (20.00%) Customer-Centricity
5 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
5 1 (10.00%) XenMobile
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (10.00%) NFS
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) SAN
5 1 (10.00%) NetApp
5 1 (10.00%) iSCSI

NAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) 3GPP
1 9 (90.00%) LTE
1 9 (90.00%) Wireless
2 2 (20.00%) 3G
2 2 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
General
1 9 (90.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) C Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C/C++ Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C/C++ Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C++ Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded C Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Customer-Centricity
4 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C
1 9 (90.00%) Embedded C
2 7 (70.00%) C++
2 7 (70.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) NFS
1 1 (10.00%) XenApp
1 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (10.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Citrix
1 1 (10.00%) Ivanti
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) NetApp