The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 67 90 80
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -10
Contract jobs citing NFS 8 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.86% 0.080% 0.54%
As % of the System Software category 7.14% 0.64% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 2
Median daily rate £490 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
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
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 Buckinghamshire region.

System Software Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
112 157 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 12.11% 12.62% 8.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 58 30
Median daily rate £425 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £245 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 25
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £24.00 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +7.08%

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

NFS
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

NFS Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

NFS
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

NFS Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

NFS
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Milton Keynes +20 6 £490 -
NFS
South East

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for NFS.

1 17 (100.00%) iSCSI
2 16 (94.12%) Security Cleared
2 16 (94.12%) ITIL
2 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 16 (94.12%) Virtual Environments
2 16 (94.12%) Virtual Machines
3 15 (88.24%) SCOM
3 15 (88.24%) SC Cleared
4 12 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (70.59%) VMware
4 12 (70.59%) MS Office
5 10 (58.82%) NetApp
6 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
6 9 (52.94%) HP
6 9 (52.94%) Service Management
6 9 (52.94%) ITSM
6 9 (52.94%) OVSD
7 8 (47.06%) CentOS
7 8 (47.06%) Ubuntu
7 8 (47.06%) Data ONTAP
8 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
8 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
8 6 (35.29%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (35.29%) High Availability
8 6 (35.29%) Capacity Management
8 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Applications
1 12 (70.59%) MS Office
2 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) iSCSI
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Storage Specialist
2 6 (35.29%) Consultant
3 5 (29.41%) NetApp Specialist
4 4 (23.53%) VMware Specialist
5 3 (17.65%) Operations Manager
5 3 (17.65%) Systems Manager
6 2 (11.76%) Linux Specialist
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Specialist
6 2 (11.76%) Storage Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) NetApp Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Operations Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
1 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
2 1 (5.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Linux
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) CentOS
2 8 (47.06%) Data ONTAP
2 8 (47.06%) Ubuntu
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) ITIL
1 16 (94.12%) Virtual Environments
2 9 (52.94%) ITSM
2 9 (52.94%) Service Management
3 6 (35.29%) Capacity Management
3 6 (35.29%) High Availability
3 6 (35.29%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (29.41%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 16 (94.12%) Security Cleared
2 15 (88.24%) SC Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 16 (94.12%) Virtual Machines
2 12 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
4 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (88.24%) SCOM
2 9 (52.94%) OVSD
3 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.88%) SCSM
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 12 (70.59%) VMware
3 10 (58.82%) NetApp
4 9 (52.94%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) arcserve
5 1 (5.88%) Symantec
5 1 (5.88%) Veeam