Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 96 90
Rank change year-on-year -40 -6 +5
Contract jobs citing NAS 28 37 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.90% 1.56% 2.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.62% 12.09% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 29
Surrey median daily rate £463 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £373 £340 £375
90th Percentile £614 £530 £523
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £428
% change year-on-year +9.38% -6.43% +14.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Surrey median hourly rate - £27.50 £16.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +70.81% -
South East median hourly rate - £42.75 £21.05
% change year-on-year - +103.09% -32.64%

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 423 306 624
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 13.57% 12.89% 24.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 164 367
Surrey median daily rate £450 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.42% -5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £200 £160 £213
90th Percentile £600 £538 £550
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 22 56
Surrey median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.53% -41.54% +75.68%
10th Percentile £15.75 £13.30 £11.53
90th Percentile £95.50 £47.50 £49.13
South East median hourly rate £26.50 £16.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year +60.61% -47.62% -

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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NAS in Surrey over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NAS in Surrey

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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

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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 24 June 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
Epsom -9 6 - -
Chertsey - 3 £400 -
Leatherhead - 2 £363 -
Woking - 2 - -
Camberley -12 1 £425 -5.56%
Guildford - 1 £400 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £475 -
NAS
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 28 (100.00%) SAN
2 14 (50.00%) Unix
2 14 (50.00%) Linux
3 13 (46.43%) Finance
4 12 (42.86%) Solaris
4 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 12 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (42.86%) Enterprise Storage
5 11 (39.29%) Sun
5 11 (39.29%) Oracle
5 11 (39.29%) NetBackup
6 10 (35.71%) Red Hat
6 10 (35.71%) Windows
7 9 (32.14%) SQL
7 9 (32.14%) EMC
7 9 (32.14%) Service Delivery
7 9 (32.14%) Data Centre
8 8 (28.57%) Migration
8 8 (28.57%) Dell
8 8 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (28.57%) Brocade
9 7 (25.00%) Load Balancing
9 7 (25.00%) Capacity Management
9 7 (25.00%) DNS
9 7 (25.00%) SAS
10 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
10 6 (21.43%) Perl
10 6 (21.43%) ITIL
10 6 (21.43%) Project Management
10 6 (21.43%) NetApp

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 7 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (10.71%) Office 365
4 1 (3.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (100.00%) SAN
2 7 (25.00%) DNS
3 6 (21.43%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (17.86%) FTP
4 5 (17.86%) SSH
5 4 (14.29%) DHCP
5 4 (14.29%) Firewall
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (10.71%) iSCSI
6 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
6 3 (10.71%) Unified Communications
7 1 (3.57%) MPLS
7 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
7 1 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (3.57%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (3.57%) VPN
7 1 (3.57%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (10.71%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 3 (10.71%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) Big Data
3 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.57%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
General
1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Storage Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Administrator
2 6 (21.43%) NetBackup Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Unix Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Storage Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Backup Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Migration Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) SAN Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) SAN Storage Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) SAS Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) SCCM Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Storage and Backup Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.14%) Unix Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Unix Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Enterprise Storage
2 9 (32.14%) Data Centre
3 5 (17.86%) Replication
4 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (10.71%) Clustering
6 2 (7.14%) EMC VNX
7 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
7 1 (3.57%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Linux
1 14 (50.00%) Unix
2 12 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (42.86%) Solaris
3 10 (35.71%) Windows
4 4 (14.29%) Ubuntu
5 3 (10.71%) SUSE
6 1 (3.57%) AIX
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Service Delivery
2 8 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (28.57%) Migration
3 7 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 7 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 6 (21.43%) ITIL
4 6 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (21.43%) Project Management
5 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (17.86%) High Availability
6 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (10.71%) Identity Access Management
7 3 (10.71%) Predictive Modelling
7 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
7 3 (10.71%) Release Management
7 3 (10.71%) Server Patching
7 3 (10.71%) Service Design
7 3 (10.71%) Software Distribution
7 3 (10.71%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) Perl
3 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
4 4 (14.29%) AWK
4 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 4 (14.29%) sed
5 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) MCP
1 3 (10.71%) MCSE
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
1 6 (21.43%) Veritas File System
1 6 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (17.86%) NFS
3 4 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (7.14%) DFS Replication
4 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.57%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.57%) VMware NSX
5 1 (3.57%) vSphere
5 1 (3.57%) XenApp
5 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (39.29%) NetBackup
2 6 (21.43%) Ansible
2 6 (21.43%) SnapMirror
2 6 (21.43%) SnapVault
3 3 (10.71%) Nagios
3 3 (10.71%) Puppet
3 3 (10.71%) SCCM
3 3 (10.71%) SCOM
3 3 (10.71%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (3.57%) EMC Navisphere
5 1 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 11 (39.29%) Oracle
2 11 (39.29%) Sun
3 10 (35.71%) Red Hat
4 9 (32.14%) EMC
5 8 (28.57%) Brocade
5 8 (28.57%) Dell
6 6 (21.43%) NetApp
6 6 (21.43%) Veritas
7 4 (14.29%) Citrix
8 3 (10.71%) Cisco
9 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
10 1 (3.57%) Ivanti
10 1 (3.57%) Sybase
10 1 (3.57%) Symantec
10 1 (3.57%) VMware
10 1 (3.57%) Wyse