The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 77 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing NFS 10 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.77% 0.095% -
As % of the System Software category 7.94% 0.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Average daily rate
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£388 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £410 £369
% change year-on-year
-5.48% +11.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - -
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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
126 153 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.76% 14.52% 12.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 44 11
Average daily rate £350 £335 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +34.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £150 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £450 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 52 35
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.75 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.55 £9.00 £9.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.05 £15.50 £18.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) NetApp
2 8 (80.00%) iSCSI
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (70.00%) Change Control
3 7 (70.00%) HP
4 6 (60.00%) Capacity Management
4 6 (60.00%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (40.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) Veritas
6 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (20.00%) HPUX
6 2 (20.00%) Solaris
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) UNIX
6 2 (20.00%) C
6 2 (20.00%) C++
6 2 (20.00%) Perl
6 2 (20.00%) SAN
6 2 (20.00%) Sun
6 2 (20.00%) Symantec
6 2 (20.00%) Clustering
6 2 (20.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (20.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) iSCSI
2 6 (60.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (20.00%) SAN
3 2 (20.00%) SSH
4 1 (10.00%) BIG-IP
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) HPUX
3 2 (20.00%) Solaris
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 2 (20.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (20.00%) SUSE
3 2 (20.00%) CentOS
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Change Control
2 6 (60.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C
1 2 (20.00%) C++
1 2 (20.00%) Perl
1 2 (20.00%) Korn
1 2 (20.00%) Bourne shell
1 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 2 (20.00%) YaST
2 1 (10.00%) WSUS
2 1 (10.00%) OVSD
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) NetApp
3 7 (70.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) Veritas
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (20.00%) Sun
4 2 (20.00%) Symantec
5 1 (10.00%) F5
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft