Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 February 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 82 100
Rank change year-on-year -26 +18 -8
Contract jobs citing NAS 6 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.38% 0.73% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.45% 3.69% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Milton Keynes median daily rate £500 - £530
10th Percentile £292 - £501
90th Percentile £570 - £531
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £500 - £530
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - £14.20
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £14.20

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 245 244 319
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 15.36% 19.68% 18.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 159 117
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +12.68%
10th Percentile £219 £300 £217
90th Percentile £550 £550 £543
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £420 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 14
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £16.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -6.98% +7.50%
10th Percentile £14.31 £14.50 £14.18
90th Percentile £60.00 £31.05 £19.85
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £38.75 £15.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year +158.33% -7.69% +41.30%

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for NAS in Milton Keynes

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NAS in Milton Keynes

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NAS in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NAS in Milton Keynes

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NAS in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing NAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for NAS.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Clustering
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (50.00%) MCSE
5 2 (33.33%) Solaris
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Sun
5 2 (33.33%) CCSP
5 2 (33.33%) CCNA
5 2 (33.33%) StorageTek
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005

NAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 2 (33.33%) VMWare Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Wintel Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Wintel Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Solaris
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
5 1 (16.67%) Android
5 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (50.00%) MCSE
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) CCSP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) MCITP
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (16.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) StorageTek
2 2 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix