The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network File System (NFS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing NFS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £407 £291
% change year-on-year
+4.42% +40.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.46 £16.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+199.75% -45.00%
NFS
West Midlands

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

System Software Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
74 54 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.32% 7.34% 7.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 34 21
Median daily rate £350 £350 £239
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +46.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £480 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 16
Median hourly rate £11.50 £26.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.60% +120.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.90 £28.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+25.71% +12.90%

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

NFS
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

NFS Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

NFS
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for NFS.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) AIX
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Cognizant
1 5 (100.00%) Veritas
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Service Management
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) ServiceNow
2 4 (80.00%) CMDB
2 4 (80.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Administrator
1 4 (80.00%) Unix Administrator
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (60.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Unix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) AIX
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cognizant
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Veritas
2 4 (80.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) SAP