Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 21 October 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)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 61 66
Rank change year-on-year +19 +5 0
Contract jobs citing NAS 13 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.22% 0.78% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.68% 3.97% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 8
Sheffield median daily rate £400 £438 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% -16.67% +60.31%
10th Percentile £300 £416 £475
90th Percentile £641 £549 £554
South Yorkshire median daily rate £378 £438 £525
% change year-on-year -13.71% -16.67% +31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Sheffield with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 95 126 153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 16.24% 19.75% 17.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 75 93
Sheffield median daily rate £406 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.72% -5.26% +31.22%
10th Percentile £155 £223 £307
90th Percentile £573 £638 £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £430 £446
% change year-on-year -6.98% -3.64% +39.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Sheffield median hourly rate - £28.14 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -37.46% +264.37%
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £21.50
% change year-on-year -4.78% -19.41% +74.09%

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for NAS in Sheffield

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NAS in Sheffield

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NAS in Sheffield over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NAS in Sheffield

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NAS in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for NAS.

1 13 (100.00%) NetApp
2 12 (92.31%) Finance
3 10 (76.92%) Cisco
3 10 (76.92%) SAN
4 9 (69.23%) Windows
4 9 (69.23%) Linux
4 9 (69.23%) VMware
4 9 (69.23%) EMC
5 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
5 8 (61.54%) SQL
5 8 (61.54%) Oracle
5 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (61.54%) Google
5 8 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (53.85%) Hadoop
7 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
8 5 (38.46%) IaaS
8 5 (38.46%) PaaS
8 5 (38.46%) IBM
9 4 (30.77%) Solaris
9 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
9 4 (30.77%) Flash
9 4 (30.77%) LAN
9 4 (30.77%) WAN
9 4 (30.77%) NFS
9 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
9 4 (30.77%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (30.77%) Java
9 4 (30.77%) Middleware

NAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
1 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
1 4 (30.77%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (38.46%) IaaS
2 5 (38.46%) PaaS
3 3 (23.08%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) SAN
2 4 (30.77%) FCoE
2 4 (30.77%) iSCSI
2 4 (30.77%) LAN
2 4 (30.77%) VSAN
2 4 (30.77%) WAN
3 3 (23.08%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (7.69%) Multicast
4 1 (7.69%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) Hadoop
2 4 (30.77%) Big Data
2 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
2 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Architect
1 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (23.08%) NetBackup Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Implementation Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) NAS Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) NetApp Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) NetApp Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Storage Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Flash
1 4 (30.77%) Middleware
2 3 (23.08%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) XML
2 3 (23.08%) XSLT
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) iSeries
2 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (30.77%) Converged Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) DevOps
2 4 (30.77%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (23.08%) Benchmarking
3 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Data Entry
4 2 (15.38%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Build Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (7.69%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
3 4 (30.77%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) C
5 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) NFS
2 4 (30.77%) SRDF
2 4 (30.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (30.77%) Xen
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) NetApp
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco
3 9 (69.23%) EMC
3 9 (69.23%) VMware
4 8 (61.54%) Google
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle
5 5 (38.46%) IBM
6 3 (23.08%) MuleSoft
7 2 (15.38%) Veritas