Period
to 18 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 18 September 2019 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)
England > North East
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 82 100 89
Rank change year-on-year +18 -11 +73
Contract jobs citing NAS 1 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.10% 0.57% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.79% 3.23% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 7
North East median daily rate £175 £375 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -53.33% -8.54% -2.38%
10th Percentile £163 £363 £348
90th Percentile £188 £456 £447
England median daily rate £400 £428 £425
% change year-on-year -6.43% +0.59% -3.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £80.00 £34.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +135.29% -20.00% +109.88%

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 the North East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 126 217 282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 12.99% 17.73% 22.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 136 224
North East median daily rate £408 £334 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.10% +1.14% +6.45%
10th Percentile £158 £208 £190
90th Percentile £520 £475 £524
England median daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 14
North East median hourly rate £15.13 £15.35 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.47% -2.54% -43.75%
10th Percentile £11.68 £10.50 £9.34
90th Percentile £21.45 £34.83 £36.85
England median hourly rate £25.12 £20.00 £18.18
% change year-on-year +25.60% +10.01% -27.28%

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing NAS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for NAS in the North East

NAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NAS in the North East

NAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NAS in the North East

NAS
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the North East region over the 6 months to 18 September 2019. 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
Tyne and Wear +19 1 £175 -53.33%
NAS
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, 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 North East region with a requirement for NAS.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) vCenter Server
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering

NAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Workshop Facilitation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware