The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for NAS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 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)
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 70 69
Contract jobs citing NAS 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.14% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.83% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.60 £20.25 £22.00
% change year-on-year +120.22% -7.95%  

NAS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 67 120 58
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 10.12% 16.88% 6.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 58 19
Median daily rate £388 £339 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.39% +4.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £238 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £25.00 £43.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.86% +145.71%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing NAS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for NAS in Glasgow

NAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NAS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for NAS.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Servers

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware