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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 - 64
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing NAS 3 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.57% - 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.00% - 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Median daily rate £175 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £400 £347
% change year-on-year -9.06% +15.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £18.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +131.08% -53.75%  

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 50 76 96
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 9.47% 13.04% 11.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 43 58
Median daily rate £338 £288 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.39% -34.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £420 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £17.32 £16.00 £68.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.25% -76.47%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

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 29 March 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 5 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Terminal Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (60.00%) Change Control
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (60.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Server Building
3 1 (20.00%) Linux

NAS
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 5 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Backup Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Storage and Backup Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Change Control
1 3 (60.00%) Change Management
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (60.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Server Building
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Terminal Server
1 3 (60.00%) Virtual Servers
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) VMware