Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 November 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 190 195
Rank change year-on-year +17 +5 -44
Contract jobs citing NAS 8 17 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.18% 0.31% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.22% 2.07% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 13
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00% +24.03%
10th Percentile £413 £313 £302
90th Percentile £523 £545 £433
England median daily rate £425 £425 £378
% change year-on-year - +12.58% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.00 - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £16.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +157.58% -40.00% -7.17%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 654 821 895
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.80% 15.14% 14.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 491 554
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.36% +8.79%
10th Percentile £168 £231 £208
90th Percentile £550 £550 £526
England median daily rate £403 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +0.63% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 43 75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -15.76%
10th Percentile £11.14 £11.05 £9.63
90th Percentile £33.80 £46.75 £44.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.50 £20.94
% change year-on-year -20.43% +12.25% +4.68%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for NAS in Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NAS in Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NAS in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NAS in Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NAS in Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 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
South Yorkshire +14 7 £425 -15.00%
West Yorkshire +17 1 - - 1
NAS
England

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

1 7 (87.50%) Linux
1 7 (87.50%) EMC
1 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 6 (75.00%) SAN
2 6 (75.00%) IBM
2 6 (75.00%) HP
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 4 (50.00%) SUSE
4 4 (50.00%) Veritas
5 3 (37.50%) GCP
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 3 (37.50%) Financial Institution
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) Banking
5 3 (37.50%) Kanban
5 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (37.50%) Change Control
5 3 (37.50%) Regular Expression
5 3 (37.50%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (25.00%) Analytics
6 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (25.00%) Solaris

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Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (37.50%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) MS Access
2 1 (12.50%) Power BI
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Financial Institution
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Administrator
1 5 (62.50%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) SUSE
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Solaris
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) AIX
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Change Control
2 3 (37.50%) Kanban
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Development
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) GCP
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) EMC
1 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 6 (75.00%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) IBM
3 4 (50.00%) Veritas
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) Tableau