The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire 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)
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank - - 16
Contract jobs citing NAS 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire - - 3.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £225
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 Worcestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 26.53% 13.95% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 6
Median daily rate £225 £425 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% +88.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 8
Median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
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 Worcestershire

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

NAS Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire