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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network File System (NFS)
Rank - - 61
Contract jobs citing NFS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.16%
As % of the System Software category - - 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £183
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £381 £300
% change year-on-year
+18.03% +27.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £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
79 57 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.37% 6.92% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 28 19
Median daily rate £330 £350 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +64.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £200 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £425 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 13
Median hourly rate £14.75 £19.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.37% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £28.00 £19.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.38
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +0.76%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 10 (100.00%) ITIL
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Cognizant
2 7 (70.00%) Veritas
2 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (70.00%) AIX
2 7 (70.00%) Solaris
2 7 (70.00%) Service Management
2 7 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 7 (70.00%) Performance Analysis
3 6 (60.00%) SLA
4 5 (50.00%) ServiceNow
4 5 (50.00%) CMDB
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) Samba
6 3 (30.00%) Change Management
6 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Windows
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (30.00%) VBScript
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (30.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (30.00%) Identity Access 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Administrator
1 6 (60.00%) Unix Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Data Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Unix Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
2 7 (70.00%) AIX
2 7 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Solaris
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) Performance Analysis
2 7 (70.00%) Service Management
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (10.00%) Data Security
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
1 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (30.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (30.00%) Samba
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cognizant
1 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (70.00%) Veritas
2 5 (50.00%) ServiceNow
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) SAP