Period
to 19 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 150 128 92
Rank change year-on-year -22 -36 +18
Contract jobs citing NAS 6 26 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.20% 0.89% 1.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.62% 6.22% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 7
Surrey median daily rate £575 £423 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.09% +12.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £500 £375 £283
90th Percentile £588 £453 £450
South East median daily rate £400 £425 £415
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.41% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 - -

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 Surrey with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 370 418 406
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 12.39% 14.23% 20.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 266 208
Surrey median daily rate £444 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.65% +12.00% -2.60%
10th Percentile £163 £123 £160
90th Percentile £588 £600 £541
South East median daily rate £405 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +1.25% +1.14% +5.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 22 44
Surrey median hourly rate £16.25 £15.38 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.69% -44.09% -21.43%
10th Percentile £13.75 £11.08 £11.63
90th Percentile £49.38 £41.88 £41.85
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +5.56% -16.28% -38.57%

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for NAS in Surrey

NAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NAS in Surrey

NAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NAS in Surrey

NAS
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 19 February 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
Redhill - 1 £550 - 1
NAS
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Surrey region with a requirement for NAS.

1 6 (100.00%) SAN
1 6 (100.00%) Replication
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (83.33%) EMC VNX
2 5 (83.33%) EMC VMAX
2 5 (83.33%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (83.33%) Storage Management
2 5 (83.33%) NetBackup
2 5 (83.33%) Brocade
2 5 (83.33%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (83.33%) Isilon
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Capacity Management
2 5 (83.33%) Dell
2 5 (83.33%) EMC
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) AIX
2 5 (83.33%) Solaris
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Samba
4 1 (16.67%) DWDM
4 1 (16.67%) Apache
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server

NAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Backup Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Storage and Backup Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Backup Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Storage and Backup Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Storage Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Storage Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (100.00%) Replication
2 5 (83.33%) EMC VMAX
2 5 (83.33%) EMC VNX
2 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (83.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) AIX
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Solaris
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Capacity Management
1 5 (83.33%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (83.33%) Storage Management
2 1 (16.67%) Case Management
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Perl
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (16.67%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Brocade
1 5 (83.33%) Dell
1 5 (83.33%) EMC
1 5 (83.33%) Isilon
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle