The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank - 56 45
Contract jobs citing NAS 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - 0.67% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.26% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £425 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £361 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.03% +11.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.48 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +31.02%
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
36 92 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 13.28% 20.54% 8.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 78 21
Median daily rate £350 £350 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing NAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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