The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Winchester 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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Hampshire / Winchester
Rank 24 31 19
Rank change year-on-year +7 -12  
Contract jobs citing NAS 3 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Winchester 2.38% 2.06% 4.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 6.56% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.26%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £400 £360
% change year-on-year -9.37% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £18.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year +134.24% -54.37%  

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 Winchester with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Winchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 24 61 38
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Winchester 19.05% 31.44% 36.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 52 17
Median daily rate £450 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £323 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 15
Median hourly rate - £42.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +27.58%  

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Winchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Winchester 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 Winchester

NAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NAS in Winchester

NAS
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Winchester region with a requirement for NAS.

1 16 (100.00%) EMC
1 16 (100.00%) SAN
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
1 16 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 16 (100.00%) vSphere
1 16 (100.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 16 (100.00%) EMC VNX
1 16 (100.00%) EMC VMAX
1 16 (100.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 14 (87.50%) Data Centre
3 13 (81.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 11 (68.75%) SC Cleared
5 8 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (43.75%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 4 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (18.75%) ITIL
8 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
8 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (12.50%) ISMS
9 2 (12.50%) Information Security
9 2 (12.50%) Information Security Management
9 2 (12.50%) Security Management
10 1 (6.25%) Degree

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester 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:

Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 8 (50.00%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
3 7 (43.75%) VMware Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) EMC Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) EMC Storage Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Operations Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) SAN Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) SAN Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) VMWare Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) EMC VMAX
1 16 (100.00%) EMC VNX
1 16 (100.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 14 (87.50%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security Management
3 2 (12.50%) ISMS
3 2 (12.50%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (68.75%) SC Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 16 (100.00%) vSphere
2 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (81.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 7 (43.75%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) EMC
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) Red Hat