Period
to 23 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 23 April 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 142 168
Rank change year-on-year -16 +26 -13
Contract jobs citing NAS 6 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.18% 0.036% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.84% 0.26% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 7
West Yorkshire median daily rate £394 - £393
10th Percentile £363 - £363
90th Percentile £525 - £461
Yorkshire median daily rate £406 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +16.07% -12.50% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £17.39 -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £17.39 -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 326 384 461
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 9.76% 13.69% 11.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 222 301
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £213 £255 £263
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £404 £395
% change year-on-year -0.93% +2.22% +14.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 21
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.65 £18.20 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.48% +51.63% -31.43%
10th Percentile £13.18 £13.25 £10.20
90th Percentile £31.38 £37.78 £22.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -16.27%

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for NAS in West Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NAS in West Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NAS in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NAS in West Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NAS in West Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 April 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
Leeds - 6 £394 - 5
NAS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for NAS.

1 6 (100.00%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) Puppet
3 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 3 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (50.00%) Ansible
3 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) Google
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (33.33%) Debian
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) AIX
4 2 (33.33%) HPUX
4 2 (33.33%) Solaris
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell

NAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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%) CloudStack
1 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (16.67%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (16.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SAN Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SAN Storage Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) AIX
2 2 (33.33%) Debian
2 2 (33.33%) HPUX
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) BC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) KVM
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
1 1 (16.67%) Xen
1 1 (16.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 3 (50.00%) Ansible
2 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (33.33%) Cobbler
4 1 (16.67%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Google
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) CA
3 1 (16.67%) VMware