Period
to 24 July 2017

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 24 July 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 173 155
Rank change year-on-year +26 -18 -18
Contract jobs citing NAS 5 5 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.18% 0.12% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.30% 0.98% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 11
West Yorkshire median daily rate £480 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.69% -7.14% +12.00%
10th Percentile £436 £273 £300
90th Percentile £496 £378 £400
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £525 £375
% change year-on-year -16.67% +40.00% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.70 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.70 - -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 385 512 530
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 13.61% 12.63% 12.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 320 331
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £200
90th Percentile £538 £575 £450
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £325
% change year-on-year +5.00% +23.08% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 24 26
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.35 £11.74 £22.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.28% -47.52% +20.05%
10th Percentile £9.48 £10.20 £12.87
90th Percentile £29.09 £16.32 £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.35 £12.61 £17.50
% change year-on-year +13.82% -27.96% +31.09%

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 24 July 2017. 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 +28 3 £480 +47.69%
Wakefield - 1 - -
NAS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for NAS.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) LDAP
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Infoblox
3 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (60.00%) F5
3 3 (60.00%) Converged Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (20.00%) MS Access
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) VB

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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MS Access
2 1 (20.00%) Power BI
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) ICT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) EMC
1 3 (60.00%) F5
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
1 3 (60.00%) Infoblox
1 3 (60.00%) NetApp
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Sophos
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) Tableau