The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network File System (NFS)
England / East Midlands
Rank 92 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing NFS 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.068% 0.19% -
As % of the System Software category 0.59% 1.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £175 £185 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £418 £360
% change year-on-year
-16.16% +15.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £15.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+83.33% -66.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

System Software Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
170 156 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.64% 9.78% 12.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 70 91
Median daily rate £350 £318 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.23% -9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £114 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £414 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 31 39
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £25.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.93 £16.00 £16.46
% change year-on-year
-0.43% -2.76%

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

NFS
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

NFS Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

NFS
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

NFS Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

NFS
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Leicestershire +5 1 £175 -4.10%
NFS
England

NFS
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for NFS.

1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy