The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent 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 - 35 33
Contract jobs citing NAS 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 0.41% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.33% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £450 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
58 43 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 12.34% 17.70% 19.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 22 20
Average daily rate £318 £450 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.44% +23.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £180 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £522 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +135.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +44.57%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

NAS Daily Rate Trend in Kent

NAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

NAS Hourly Rate Trend in Kent