The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network File System (NFS)
England / East of England
Rank - 121 119
Contract jobs citing NFS 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category - 1.27% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £370 £408
% change year-on-year
-12.83% -9.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- -50.00%

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 of England region.

System Software Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
282 315 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.18% 13.68% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 146 168
Median daily rate £350 £300 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £145 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £463 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 79 77
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £38.90 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

NFS
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

NFS Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

NFS
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

NFS Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England