The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank - 21 -
Contract jobs citing NAS 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim - 0.99% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.10 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-59.75% +33.33%
NAS
Northern Ireland

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

Communications & Networking Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
30 29 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 34.09% 28.71% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 2
Average daily rate £525 £215 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+144.18% -33.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +44.57%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

NAS Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim