The first table below looks at the demand for NFS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Gloucestershire region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 39 46 75
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +29
Contract jobs citing NFS 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.07% 0.61% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 6.15% 3.13% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £57.50
System Software Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
65 64 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 17.38% 19.51% 6.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 36 25
Average daily rate £328 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
-0.46% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.25 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% -36.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
NFS
South West

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

NFS
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

NFS Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

NFS
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Cheltenham - 2 - -
NFS
South West

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) SSH
3 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) StorageTek
3 3 (50.00%) FTP
3 3 (50.00%) Sun
3 3 (50.00%) LDAP
3 3 (50.00%) Solaris
3 3 (50.00%) IIS
3 3 (50.00%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (33.33%) SAP
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) J2EE
4 2 (33.33%) Business Objects
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) OpenView
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (33.33%) SAN

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 3 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) SSH
2 3 (50.00%) LDAP
2 3 (50.00%) FTP
3 2 (33.33%) NAS
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) SNMP
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (33.33%) ReportNet
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Build Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) J2EE
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
1 3 (50.00%) Server Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Squid
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) qmail
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) StorageTek
3 3 (50.00%) Sun
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Informatica
4 2 (33.33%) Business Objects
4 2 (33.33%) SAP
4 2 (33.33%) Cognos
4 2 (33.33%) Teradata
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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