The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 53 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NAS 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.38% - 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.02% - 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £134 - £431
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 - £426
10% offered a daily rate of more than £137 - £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £396 £325
% change year-on-year
-11.67% +21.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-10.81% -53.75%

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

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
99 93 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 18.71% 16.15% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 73 47
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £188 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing NAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

NAS Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

NAS
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

NAS Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

NAS
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 2 £134 -
NAS
Wales

NAS
Top 20 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for NAS.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) ADSL
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) iPhone
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) ADSL
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Field Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) IT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware