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 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank - 39 35
Contract jobs citing NAS 0 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - 2.44% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 17.31% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £440 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £288 £350
% change year-on-year
+22.60% -17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £38.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-25.16% +40.90%
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
57 52 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.36% 14.09% 18.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 30 22
Average daily rate £350 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £313 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £408 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

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