Period
to 13 November 2018

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 13 November 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 East > Surrey
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 106 99
Rank change year-on-year -41 -7 +11
Contract jobs citing NAS 14 41 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.43% 1.48% 1.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.10% 9.67% 7.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 20
Surrey median daily rate £488 £425 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.71% -0.58% +25.74%
10th Percentile £369 £386 £353
90th Percentile £588 £450 £582
South East median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +18.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.25 £42.25 £20.25
% change year-on-year +7.10% +108.64% -3.57%

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 451 424 445
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 13.93% 15.27% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 256 281
Surrey median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +9.97%
10th Percentile £134 £179 £163
90th Percentile £589 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 26 33
Surrey median hourly rate £25.00 £15.24 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.04% -61.90% +158.06%
10th Percentile £15.15 £11.41 £11.50
90th Percentile £53.25 £25.00 £42.30
South East median hourly rate £22.88 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +30.71% -30.00% +11.11%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NAS in Surrey over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 13 November 2018. 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
Leatherhead - 3 £475 -
Camberley -2 1 £425 -4.23%
Epsom -16 1 £375 -8.54%
Guildford -25 1 £400 -5.88% 1
Redhill - 1 £550 -
Staines - 1 £390 -
NAS
South East

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 Surrey region with a requirement for NAS.

1 11 (78.57%) SAN
2 9 (64.29%) Linux
3 8 (57.14%) Unix
3 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
4 7 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (50.00%) Perl
4 7 (50.00%) Solaris
5 6 (42.86%) Replication
5 6 (42.86%) Capacity Management
5 6 (42.86%) Storage Management
6 5 (35.71%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (35.71%) EMC VNX
6 5 (35.71%) EMC VMAX
6 5 (35.71%) Brocade
6 5 (35.71%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (35.71%) Isilon
6 5 (35.71%) NetBackup
6 5 (35.71%) AIX
6 5 (35.71%) Dell
6 5 (35.71%) EMC
7 4 (28.57%) Finance
8 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
8 3 (21.43%) VMware
8 3 (21.43%) Oracle
8 3 (21.43%) ITIL
8 3 (21.43%) SCCM
9 2 (14.29%) vRealize
9 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 2 (14.29%) High Availability

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 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) 3GPP
3 1 (7.14%) DWDM
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) FTP
3 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
3 1 (7.14%) LTE
3 1 (7.14%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (7.14%) Skype
3 1 (7.14%) SSH
3 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Big Data
1 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Storage Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Backup Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Storage and Backup Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Architect
4 3 (21.43%) Backup Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Storage and Backup Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Storage Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) SAN Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
6 1 (7.14%) Unix Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) Unix Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 6 (42.86%) Replication
3 5 (35.71%) EMC VMAX
3 5 (35.71%) EMC VNX
3 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (35.71%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
5 1 (7.14%) ASIC
5 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
5 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Unix
3 7 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (50.00%) Solaris
4 5 (35.71%) AIX
5 2 (14.29%) SUSE
5 2 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Capacity Management
1 6 (42.86%) Storage Management
2 5 (35.71%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 2 (14.29%) High Availability
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Case Management
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.14%) Patch Management
5 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (7.14%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (7.14%) Signal Processing
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Software Optimisation
5 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) Master's Degree
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (14.29%) Veritas File System
3 1 (7.14%) NFS
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (7.14%) Samba
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) NetBackup
2 3 (21.43%) SCCM
3 2 (14.29%) vRealize
4 1 (7.14%) Nagios
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (7.14%) Puppet
4 1 (7.14%) WMI
4 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Brocade
1 5 (35.71%) Dell
1 5 (35.71%) EMC
1 5 (35.71%) Isilon
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 2 (14.29%) Juniper
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 2 (14.29%) Sun
3 2 (14.29%) Veritas
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds