Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 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)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 - 39
Rank change year-on-year - +39 +3
Contract jobs citing NAS 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.33% - 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.43% - 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Dorset median daily rate £418 - -
South West median daily rate £421 £275 £300
% change year-on-year +53.18% -8.33% -22.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dorset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £27.50

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 Dorset with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 70 32 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 22.88% 9.20% 12.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 24 21
Dorset median daily rate £340 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.33% - +8.70%
10th Percentile £166 £195 £225
90th Percentile £438 £481 £575
South West median daily rate £386 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.36% - -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 17
Dorset median hourly rate £27.00 £46.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.94% +24.00% +44.23%
10th Percentile £11.50 £46.25 £11.15
90th Percentile £44.95 £46.75 £49.61
South West median hourly rate £26.50 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year -29.33% -3.85% +62.50%

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for NAS in Dorset

NAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NAS in Dorset

NAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NAS in Dorset

NAS
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 19 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
Bournemouth - 1 £418 -
NAS
South West

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

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Samba
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell

NAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 1 (100.00%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Samba
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Icinga
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware