The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 56 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing NFS 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.31% 0.25% -
As % of the System Software category 3.08% 1.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £320 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £407 £291
% change year-on-year
+4.42% +40.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.46 £16.50 -
% change year-on-year
+199.75% -
NFS
East of England

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

System Software Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
65 142 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 10.08% 17.73% 14.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 71 39
Median daily rate £325 £350 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +18.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £200 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £438 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 23 11
Median hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +109.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £9.00 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £40.75 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

NFS
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

NFS Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

NFS
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

NFS Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

NFS
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
St Albans - 1 £325 -
NFS
East of England

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for NFS.

1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) 802.1X
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Server Hardening
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Firmware
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) FTP
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) DSL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) FTP
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) DSL
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Migration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Server Hardening
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) PlateSpin
2 1 (33.33%) VMware