Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 19 October 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 London > Croydon
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 86 72
Rank change year-on-year -18 -14 -21
Contract jobs citing NAS 12 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 0.99% 0.42% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 2.50% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 3
Croydon median daily rate £625 £418 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +49.70% +6.37% -28.64%
10th Percentile £446 £409 £371
90th Percentile £706 £426 £414
South London median daily rate £625 £418 £393
% change year-on-year +49.70% +6.37% -7.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London median hourly rate - - £49.19

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 Croydon with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Croydon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 144 120 135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 11.93% 16.95% 24.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 70 63
Croydon median daily rate £550 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.92% +2.78% -
10th Percentile £327 £362 £330
90th Percentile £725 £693 £523
South London median daily rate £535 £450 £446
% change year-on-year +18.78% +0.84% +32.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London median hourly rate £32.11 £50.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -35.79% +143.90% -60.71%

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for NAS in Croydon

NAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NAS in Croydon

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NAS in Croydon over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NAS in Croydon

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Croydon region with a requirement for NAS.

1 12 (100.00%) SAN
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
2 8 (66.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 8 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
2 8 (66.67%) Private Cloud
2 8 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 8 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 8 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) NetApp
2 8 (66.67%) NFS
2 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 8 (66.67%) EMC
3 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (58.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (50.00%) Deployment Automation
4 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 5 (41.67%) Degree
6 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
6 4 (33.33%) Ivanti
6 4 (33.33%) XenApp
6 4 (33.33%) XenDesktop
6 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 4 (33.33%) Citrix
6 4 (33.33%) Windows

NAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 8 (66.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (33.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) SAN
2 8 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
2 8 (66.67%) iSCSI
3 4 (33.33%) DHCP
3 4 (33.33%) DNS
3 4 (33.33%) MPLS
3 4 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 4 (33.33%) VPN
3 4 (33.33%) VSAN
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Data Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Data Storage Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Storage Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) EMC Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Enterprise Storage
1 8 (66.67%) Private Cloud
2 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
2 8 (66.67%) ITIL
3 7 (58.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (50.00%) Deployment Automation
5 4 (33.33%) Application Virtualisation
5 4 (33.33%) Capacity Management
5 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 8 (66.67%) NFS
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop
3 4 (33.33%) VMware NSX
3 4 (33.33%) vSphere
3 4 (33.33%) XenApp
3 4 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) EMC
2 8 (66.67%) NetApp
3 4 (33.33%) Citrix
3 4 (33.33%) Ivanti
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Wyse