The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 29 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 > West Sussex
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 - 61
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing NAS 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.00% - 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.10% - 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
West Sussex median daily rate £250 - -
South East median daily rate £406 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -4.41% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £27.50 £20.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +35.80% -3.57%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 82 136 85
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 16.43% 18.50% 15.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 245 87
West Sussex median daily rate £395 £365 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.21% +37.73%  
10th Percentile £250 £313 £158
90th Percentile £505 £475 £480
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 31
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £27.50 £44.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.72% -38.75%  
10th Percentile £14.50 £24.00 £17.49
90th Percentile £48.75 £44.50 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £36.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -44.44% +20.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for NAS in West Sussex

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NAS in West Sussex

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NAS in West Sussex over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NAS in West Sussex

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NAS in West Sussex

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Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 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
Gatwick - 3 £250 -
Crawley - 2 £575 -
NAS
South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for NAS.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (66.67%) Replication
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
2 6 (66.67%) Change Management
2 6 (66.67%) Clustering
2 6 (66.67%) VB
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) DB2
2 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) MCDBA
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (66.67%) SAN
2 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (66.67%) High Availability
2 6 (66.67%) Change Control
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 6 (66.67%) Database Mirroring
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 6 (66.67%) PMO
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) NetApp
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat

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Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) Kerberos
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) DB2
1 6 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 6 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Administrator
1 6 (66.67%) DBA
1 6 (66.67%) Senior DBA
1 6 (66.67%) Senior SQL DBA
1 6 (66.67%) Senior SQL Server DBA
1 6 (66.67%) SQL DBA
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Unix Linux Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Clustering
1 6 (66.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) CentOS
5 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (66.67%) Change Control
2 6 (66.67%) Change Management
2 6 (66.67%) Database Mirroring
2 6 (66.67%) High Availability
2 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Physics
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) MCDBA
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) PMO
2 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
1 1 (11.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (22.22%) SELinux
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) NetApp
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) VMware