The first table below looks at the demand for NFS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 75 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing NFS 11 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.83% 0.21% -
As % of the System Software category 9.17% 1.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £369 £375
% change year-on-year
-18.64% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -15.66%
System Software Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
120 134 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.08% 13.97% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 56 31
Average daily rate £325 £363 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £288 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 33 12
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £8.75 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £22.50 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
NFS
South East

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NFS across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +2 8 £400 -
NFS
South East

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing NFS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NFS.

1 19 (100.00%) VMware
1 19 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 19 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (94.74%) SC Cleared
2 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
3 17 (89.47%) NetApp
4 15 (78.95%) Linux
5 11 (57.89%) HP
5 11 (57.89%) Ubuntu
5 11 (57.89%) CentOS
6 10 (52.63%) Hyper-V
6 10 (52.63%) Windows
7 9 (47.37%) DV Cleared
8 8 (42.11%) Squid
8 8 (42.11%) Postfix
8 8 (42.11%) Sendmail
8 8 (42.11%) LAMP
8 8 (42.11%) Apache
8 8 (42.11%) LDAP
8 8 (42.11%) Red Hat
8 8 (42.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 6 (31.58%) Change Control
9 6 (31.58%) SLA
10 4 (21.05%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (21.05%) VMware ESX
11 3 (15.79%) BIG-IP
11 3 (15.79%) F5
11 3 (15.79%) Capacity Management
12 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing NFS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NFS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (42.11%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) iSCSI
2 8 (42.11%) LDAP
3 4 (21.05%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (15.79%) BIG-IP
5 1 (5.26%) SAN
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Support Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Linux Support
4 4 (21.05%) Systems Support Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Storage Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Systems Support
5 3 (15.79%) Linux Support Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Storage Support Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (5.26%) Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Linux Specialist
7 1 (5.26%) Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) Ubuntu
2 11 (57.89%) CentOS
3 10 (52.63%) Windows
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Change Control
2 3 (15.79%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (94.74%) SC Cleared
3 9 (47.37%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
3 10 (52.63%) Hyper-V
4 8 (42.11%) Postfix
4 8 (42.11%) Sendmail
4 8 (42.11%) Squid
5 4 (21.05%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (89.47%) NetApp
3 11 (57.89%) HP
4 8 (42.11%) Red Hat
5 3 (15.79%) F5