The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 111 108 118
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing NFS 8 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.34% 0.20% 0.36%
As % of the System Software category 2.87% 1.78% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Median daily rate £375 £556 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.58% +53.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £551 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £561 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £291
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +37.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.46 £16.50 -
% change year-on-year
+199.75% -
NFS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

System Software Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
279 281 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.00% 11.42% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 148 123
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £246 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 35 19
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.55 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.99% +36.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +12.90%

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing NFS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

NFS
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

NFS Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

NFS
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

NFS Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

NFS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading - 2 £431 -
Slough - 1 £375 - 2
NFS
South East

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing NFS 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for NFS.

1 13 (92.86%) VMware
2 12 (85.71%) NetApp
3 11 (78.57%) vSphere
4 8 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (50.00%) vRealize
5 7 (50.00%) Replication
6 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (28.57%) Linux
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco
7 4 (28.57%) iSCSI
8 3 (21.43%) NAS
8 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
8 3 (21.43%) SAN
9 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (14.29%) DNS
9 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
9 2 (14.29%) CommVault
9 2 (14.29%) Citrix
9 2 (14.29%) Unix
9 2 (14.29%) Windows
9 2 (14.29%) Solaris
9 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
9 2 (14.29%) Puppet
9 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Cloud
9 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
9 2 (14.29%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (14.29%) FlexPod
9 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (14.29%) Git (software)

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Confluence
1 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon S3
1 1 (7.14%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) iSCSI
2 3 (21.43%) NAS
2 3 (21.43%) SAN
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) Internet
4 1 (7.14%) Intranet
4 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (7.14%) MPLS
4 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) Ant
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Maven
2 1 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) NetApp Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Storage Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) VMware Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Support
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Support
5 1 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) ELK Stack
1 1 (7.14%) LAMP
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Replication
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Cloud
2 2 (14.29%) FlexPod
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Data ONTAP
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Solaris
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) CentOS
3 1 (7.14%) Debian
3 1 (7.14%) Fedora
3 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (7.14%) Data Management
2 1 (7.14%) DevOps
2 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.14%) High Availability
2 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) Scrum
2 1 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (7.14%) Service Management
2 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
1 1 (7.14%) C-shell
1 1 (7.14%) PHP
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) NCDA
2 1 (7.14%) RHCA
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) vSphere
2 8 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (7.14%) Docker
5 1 (7.14%) KVM
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (7.14%) Postfix
5 1 (7.14%) qmail
5 1 (7.14%) Sendmail
5 1 (7.14%) Varnish
5 1 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
5 1 (7.14%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (7.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) vRealize
2 2 (14.29%) Puppet
3 1 (7.14%) Ansible
3 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
3 1 (7.14%) Bacula
3 1 (7.14%) Cacti
3 1 (7.14%) cPanel
3 1 (7.14%) Graphite
3 1 (7.14%) Kibana
3 1 (7.14%) logstash
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) Nagios
3 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
3 1 (7.14%) Plesk
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (7.14%) Salt
3 1 (7.14%) SCOM
3 1 (7.14%) Simpana
3 1 (7.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) VMware
2 12 (85.71%) NetApp
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
5 2 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (14.29%) CommVault
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.14%) Dell
6 1 (7.14%) Hitachi
6 1 (7.14%) IBM
6 1 (7.14%) Intel Security
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle
6 1 (7.14%) Rackspace
6 1 (7.14%) Symantec