Period
to 21 April 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 April 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 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 65 62
Rank change year-on-year -5 -3 -15
Contract jobs citing NAS 4 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.54% 1.10% 1.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.68% 5.80% 9.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 6
Sheffield median daily rate £419 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.64% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £380 £340 £375
90th Percentile £438 £488 £481
South Yorkshire median daily rate £419 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +19.64% -12.50% -
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 149 138 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 20.05% 18.93% 15.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 72 84
Sheffield median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% +45.45%
10th Percentile £313 £200 £189
90th Percentile £603 £573 £500
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £378
% change year-on-year +2.97% +9.34% +37.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 6
Sheffield median hourly rate £35.00 £11.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +204.35% -17.86% -27.27%
10th Percentile £20.33 £10.75 £9.00
90th Percentile £36.79 £12.25 £16.38
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +133.33% +7.14% -16.42%

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

NAS
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

NAS
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 April 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) CFEngine
2 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) Centrify
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) SUSE
3 1 (25.00%) GCP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Regular Expression
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) GCP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) CFEngine
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) EMC
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Centrify
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas