Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 60 68
Rank change year-on-year +10 +8 +1
Contract jobs citing NAS 17 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.62% 0.98% 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.74% 4.90% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 10
Sheffield median daily rate £400 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -15.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £300 £413 £348
90th Percentile £638 £523 £546
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -15.00% +25.00%
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 108 143 168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 16.67% 19.97% 17.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 93 100
Sheffield median daily rate £413 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.16% +5.56% +19.21%
10th Percentile £254 £264 £305
90th Percentile £628 £638 £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £406 £435 £425
% change year-on-year -6.61% +2.35% +19.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 5
Sheffield median hourly rate - £23.08 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -48.72% +264.37%
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.75 £23.08 £21.50
% change year-on-year -36.08% +7.33% +74.27%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 16 (94.12%) NetApp
2 15 (88.24%) Finance
3 14 (82.35%) SAN
4 13 (76.47%) Cisco
5 10 (58.82%) EMC
6 9 (52.94%) Windows
6 9 (52.94%) Linux
6 9 (52.94%) VMware
7 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (47.06%) Google
7 8 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
7 8 (47.06%) SQL
7 8 (47.06%) Oracle
8 7 (41.18%) Hadoop
9 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (35.29%) Migration
10 5 (29.41%) Change Management
10 5 (29.41%) IBM
10 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
10 5 (29.41%) PaaS
10 5 (29.41%) IaaS
10 5 (29.41%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 4 (23.53%) Server Virtualisation
11 4 (23.53%) VSAN
11 4 (23.53%) Thought Leadership
11 4 (23.53%) DevOps
11 4 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (23.53%) Converged Infrastructure
11 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration

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 (23.53%) Tomcat
1 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
1 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (29.41%) IaaS
2 5 (29.41%) PaaS
3 3 (17.65%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) SAN
2 4 (23.53%) FCoE
2 4 (23.53%) iSCSI
2 4 (23.53%) LAN
2 4 (23.53%) VSAN
2 4 (23.53%) WAN
3 3 (17.65%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (5.88%) Multicast
4 1 (5.88%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) Hadoop
2 4 (23.53%) Big Data
2 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
2 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (88.24%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Architect
1 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Architect
1 4 (23.53%) NetApp Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) NetBackup Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Implementation Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) NAS Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Storage Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) NetApp Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Flash
1 4 (23.53%) Middleware
2 3 (17.65%) HTML
2 3 (17.65%) XML
2 3 (17.65%) XSLT
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) iSeries
2 2 (11.76%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Solaris
3 1 (5.88%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Migration
3 5 (29.41%) Change Management
3 5 (29.41%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (23.53%) Converged Infrastructure
4 4 (23.53%) DevOps
4 4 (23.53%) Server Virtualisation
4 4 (23.53%) Thought Leadership
5 3 (17.65%) Benchmarking
5 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (11.76%) Data Entry
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (5.88%) Coaching
7 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
3 4 (23.53%) Java
4 3 (17.65%) C
5 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (23.53%) NFS
2 4 (23.53%) SRDF
2 4 (23.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (23.53%) Xen
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.88%) SnapMirror
2 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) NetApp
2 13 (76.47%) Cisco
3 10 (58.82%) EMC
4 9 (52.94%) VMware
5 8 (47.06%) Google
5 8 (47.06%) Oracle
6 5 (29.41%) IBM
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 3 (17.65%) MuleSoft
8 2 (11.76%) Veritas
9 1 (5.88%) HP