The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 79 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NFS 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.29% - 0.29%
As % of the System Software category 5.97% - 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
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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 Edinburgh region.

System Software Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
67 92 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.85% 7.49% 13.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 32 27
Average daily rate £381 £348 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.71% +51.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £172 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £444 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £311 £315
% change year-on-year
+12.44% -1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £24.75 £10.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+147.50% -32.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.55 £10.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.95 £15.70 £26.81
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -1.51%

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NFS across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

NFS
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

NFS Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

NFS
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

NFS Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) LDAP
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) EMC
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (50.00%) CommVault
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) BCP
2 2 (50.00%) OCP
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LDAP
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Kerberos
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (50.00%) BCP
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (50.00%) OCP
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (25.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) EMC
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 2 (50.00%) CommVault
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Sun
2 2 (50.00%) HP