Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 25 July 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)
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 152 143
Rank change year-on-year +18 -9 -30
Contract jobs citing NAS 3 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.14% 0.17% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.20% 1.23% 3.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 11
Leeds median daily rate £480 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.69% -7.14% +12.00%
10th Percentile £436 £273 £300
90th Percentile £496 £378 £400
West Yorkshire median daily rate £480 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +47.69% -7.14% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.70 - -

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 Leeds with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 249 407 407
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 11.63% 13.62% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 269 271
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £291 £288 £210
90th Percentile £543 £575 £450
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +5.00% +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 10
Leeds median hourly rate £19.00 £11.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.73% -45.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £11.03 £10.20 £10.93
90th Percentile £33.28 £14.75 £45.88
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £11.74 £22.36
% change year-on-year +23.56% -47.52% +20.05%

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for NAS in Leeds

NAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NAS in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Leeds region with a requirement for NAS.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Infoblox
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL

NAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Infoblox
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) VMware