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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 78 71 64
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Contract jobs citing NFS 4 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.32% 0.49% 0.77%
As % of the System Software category 3.05% 3.13% 6.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 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 £358 £388 £330
% change year-on-year
-7.74% +17.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.63 - £47.50
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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
131 160 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 10.40% 15.73% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 42 31
Average daily rate £350 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £150 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £450 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 52 28
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.27 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.03% +20.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.09 £9.00 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £16.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -2.36%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 11 (100.00%) VMware
1 11 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 11 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) NetApp
3 8 (72.73%) HP
4 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
4 6 (54.55%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (54.55%) Change Control
5 5 (45.45%) Capacity Management
5 5 (45.45%) Linux
6 4 (36.36%) Apache
6 4 (36.36%) LDAP
6 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
6 4 (36.36%) LAMP
6 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 4 (36.36%) Postfix
6 4 (36.36%) Sendmail
6 4 (36.36%) Ubuntu
6 4 (36.36%) Squid
6 4 (36.36%) CentOS
7 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
8 2 (18.18%) SLA
9 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
9 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 4 (36.36%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) iSCSI
2 6 (54.55%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (36.36%) LDAP
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Support Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Linux Support
4 2 (18.18%) Linux Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Storage Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Ubuntu
3 4 (36.36%) CentOS
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Change Control
2 5 (45.45%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
3 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
4 4 (36.36%) Postfix
4 4 (36.36%) Sendmail
4 4 (36.36%) Squid
5 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) NetApp
3 8 (72.73%) HP
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat