Period
to 23 January 2019

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 January 2019 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 152 147 152
Rank change year-on-year -5 +5 +14
Contract jobs citing NAS 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.18% 0.065% 0.032%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.45% 0.59% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
West Yorkshire median daily rate - £375 -
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -11.76% +21.43% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 414 340 432
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 12.37% 11.00% 13.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 202 253
West Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £400 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% -0.62% +0.63%
10th Percentile £278 £158 £213
90th Percentile £625 £588 £563
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 21 18
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £14.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.52% -6.45% +10.71%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.88 £10.76
90th Percentile £22.29 £25.00 £32.88
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £14.65 £16.75
% change year-on-year +4.44% -12.54% +26.42%

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

NAS
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

NAS
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

NAS
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 January 2019. 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 6 - - 4
NAS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Clustering
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (50.00%) Proactive Management
4 3 (50.00%) CMDB
4 3 (50.00%) PLM
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (33.33%) MCP
5 2 (33.33%) SUSE
6 1 (16.67%) Migration
6 1 (16.67%) QA
6 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (16.67%) Data Centre

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 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) IT Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Server Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) SAN Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) VMWare Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) IT Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) IT Systems Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Server Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Storage Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Clustering
2 3 (50.00%) CMDB
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) PLM
3 3 (50.00%) Proactive Management
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCP
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware