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 3 months to 22 June 2017 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 73 60
Rank change year-on-year -3 -13  
Contract jobs citing NAS 14 22 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.14% 1.71% 2.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.14% 8.70% 12.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 10
Median daily rate £450 £440 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +13.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £494 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -7.05% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £20.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year +109.87% -10.00%  

NAS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 138 253 285
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 11.20% 19.69% 21.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 153 164
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 20
Median hourly rate £45.00 £23.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +95.65% +48.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £12.38 £12.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £51.00 £40.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing NAS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for NAS in Surrey

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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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Camberley +1 7 £450 +5.88%
Epsom +1 5 - - 1
Staines +6 1 - -
NAS
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for NAS.

1 36 (97.30%) Linux
2 33 (89.19%) SAN
3 32 (86.49%) Red Hat
3 32 (86.49%) Unix
4 26 (70.27%) Veritas
4 26 (70.27%) Solaris
4 26 (70.27%) Enterprise Storage
5 25 (67.57%) Veritas File System
5 25 (67.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 25 (67.57%) Finance
6 21 (56.76%) Symantec
6 21 (56.76%) Oracle
6 21 (56.76%) High Availability
7 20 (54.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (54.05%) Sun
7 20 (54.05%) NetBackup
8 17 (45.95%) NetApp
9 16 (43.24%) Legal
9 16 (43.24%) Load Balancing
10 15 (40.54%) Brocade
11 13 (35.14%) NFS
12 12 (32.43%) Service Delivery
13 11 (29.73%) Change Management
13 11 (29.73%) EMC
13 11 (29.73%) Change Control
13 11 (29.73%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (29.73%) Problem Management
14 10 (27.03%) Windows
14 10 (27.03%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (27.03%) Norton AntiVirus

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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 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.70%) IIS
1 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.70%) SAS
1 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 33 (89.19%) SAN
2 9 (24.32%) FTP
2 9 (24.32%) SSH
3 8 (21.62%) iSCSI
4 7 (18.92%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (8.11%) Firewall
5 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.70%) Internet
6 1 (2.70%) Kerberos
6 1 (2.70%) LAN
6 1 (2.70%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (2.70%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.41%) JIRA
2 2 (5.41%) Subversion
General
1 25 (67.57%) Finance
2 16 (43.24%) Legal
3 6 (16.22%) Banking
4 4 (10.81%) Investment Banking
5 3 (8.11%) Electronics
6 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
6 2 (5.41%) Marketing
6 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (64.86%) Administrator
2 23 (62.16%) Unix Administrator
3 21 (56.76%) Storage Administrator
4 18 (48.65%) Systems Administrator
5 17 (45.95%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 15 (40.54%) Storage Systems Administrator
7 11 (29.73%) Solaris Administrator
8 7 (18.92%) SAN Administrator
8 7 (18.92%) SAN Storage Administrator
8 7 (18.92%) Solaris Systems Administrator
9 5 (13.51%) NetApp Engineer
10 2 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (5.41%) Linux Administrator
10 2 (5.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 2 (5.41%) Unix Engineer
10 2 (5.41%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
11 1 (2.70%) Desktop Engineer
11 1 (2.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 1 (2.70%) IT Support Engineer
11 1 (2.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 26 (70.27%) Enterprise Storage
2 6 (16.22%) EMC VNX
3 4 (10.81%) Replication
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Clustering
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 36 (97.30%) Linux
2 32 (86.49%) Unix
3 26 (70.27%) Solaris
4 20 (54.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (27.03%) Windows
6 4 (10.81%) HPUX
7 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.70%) AIX
8 1 (2.70%) CentOS
8 1 (2.70%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
8 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) High Availability
2 16 (43.24%) Load Balancing
3 12 (32.43%) Service Delivery
4 11 (29.73%) Change Control
4 11 (29.73%) Change Management
4 11 (29.73%) Problem Management
5 10 (27.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (18.92%) Migration
7 6 (16.22%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (13.51%) Capacity Management
9 3 (8.11%) Network Packet Analysis
9 3 (8.11%) Performance Management
10 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (5.41%) DevOps
10 2 (5.41%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (5.41%) Programme Management
10 2 (5.41%) Test Automation
11 1 (2.70%) Procure-to-Pay
11 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) Perl
2 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.41%) Python
3 2 (5.41%) VBScript
4 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
1 1 (2.70%) RHCE
1 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 25 (67.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 25 (67.57%) Veritas File System
2 13 (35.14%) NFS
3 8 (21.62%) Virtual Servers
4 7 (18.92%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (13.51%) vSphere
6 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (5.41%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (5.41%) XenServer
8 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
8 1 (2.70%) Gluster
8 1 (2.70%) PowerHA
8 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (54.05%) NetBackup
2 10 (27.03%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (24.32%) Nagios
3 9 (24.32%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 8 (21.62%) EMC Navisphere
5 4 (10.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (8.11%) BladeLogic
6 3 (8.11%) vCenter Server
6 3 (8.11%) vRealize
7 2 (5.41%) Ansible
7 2 (5.41%) Puppet
8 1 (2.70%) SCCM
8 1 (2.70%) SCOM
8 1 (2.70%) SELinux
8 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (86.49%) Red Hat
2 26 (70.27%) Veritas
3 21 (56.76%) Oracle
3 21 (56.76%) Symantec
4 20 (54.05%) Sun
5 17 (45.95%) NetApp
6 15 (40.54%) Brocade
7 11 (29.73%) EMC
8 6 (16.22%) VMware
9 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
10 3 (8.11%) 3PAR
10 3 (8.11%) BMC
11 2 (5.41%) Citrix
11 2 (5.41%) HP
11 2 (5.41%) SAP
12 1 (2.70%) Nimble Storage
12 1 (2.70%) Splunk
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