Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 17 November 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)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 141 166
Rank change year-on-year -6 +25 -16
Contract jobs citing NAS 9 24 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.25% 0.62% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.06% 2.75% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 21 16
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.90% +8.45%
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £360
% change year-on-year - +18.06% +10.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Hampshire median hourly rate £43.00 - £22.50
South East median hourly rate £42.25 £20.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +108.64% -3.57% -6.67%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 847 872 917
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 23.75% 22.39% 20.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 504 537 534
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +10.00%
10th Percentile £213 £258 £259
90th Percentile £500 £502 £493
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 73 95
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £31.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.51% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £10.40 £12.50 £11.76
90th Percentile £46.05 £59.31 £47.83
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £25.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -30.69% +12.22% +27.66%

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for NAS in Hampshire

NAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NAS in Hampshire

NAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NAS in Hampshire

NAS
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Portsmouth - 6 £400 -
Aldershot -2 1 £300 -
NAS
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for NAS.

1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 4 (44.44%) Information Security
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 4 (44.44%) Dell
2 4 (44.44%) Juniper
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) DHCP
2 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
2 4 (44.44%) HTTP
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) VPN
2 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) Release Management
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) NetApp
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Identity Management
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Unix
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) Retail

NAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 4 (44.44%) DHCP
2 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
2 4 (44.44%) HTTP
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) VPN
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Network Support
3 2 (22.22%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Server Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Server Support
3 2 (22.22%) Server Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Storage Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Information Security
1 4 (44.44%) Release Management
2 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Creative Thinking
3 2 (22.22%) Identity Management
3 2 (22.22%) IT Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (11.11%) Hardware Maintenance
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (11.11%) KVM
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Dell
1 4 (44.44%) Juniper
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) NetApp