The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank - 44 -
Contract jobs citing NAS 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - 0.96% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £431 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +90.47%
NAS
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
69 55 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.27% 17.68% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 44 15
Average daily rate £350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NAS across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NAS across the Cardiff region.

NAS Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

NAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

NAS Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing NAS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NAS.

1 4 (100.00%) CRM
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) GIS
2 3 (75.00%) ESRI
2 3 (75.00%) ArcGIS
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) UML
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing NAS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) GIS
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) CRM
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (75.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 3 (75.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) ESRI