The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 58 70 62
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Contract jobs citing NFS 9 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.19% 0.22% 1.14%
As % of the System Software category 11.11% 2.50% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Median daily rate £500 £410 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% +21.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £410 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £410 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -
NFS
Buckinghamshire

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

System Software Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
81 80 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.67% 8.71% 15.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 25 46
Median daily rate £425 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £238 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 19
Median hourly rate £12.00 £10.04 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.58% -8.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.89 £9.00 £8.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.13
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +2.32%

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

NFS
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

NFS Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

NFS
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

NFS Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for NFS.

1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) iSCSI
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
3 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (77.78%) VMware
3 7 (77.78%) MS Office
3 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
3 7 (77.78%) SCOM
4 6 (66.67%) NetApp
5 5 (55.56%) Service Management
5 5 (55.56%) ITSM
5 5 (55.56%) HP
5 5 (55.56%) OVSD
5 5 (55.56%) Data ONTAP
6 4 (44.44%) Capacity Management
6 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
6 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (44.44%) CentOS
6 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
6 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
6 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
7 3 (33.33%) High Availability
8 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Applications
1 7 (77.78%) MS Office
2 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) iSCSI
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Storage Specialist
2 3 (33.33%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) NetApp Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Storage Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) NetApp Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Operations Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Manager
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Statistics
1 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Data ONTAP
3 4 (44.44%) CentOS
3 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) ITSM
2 5 (55.56%) Service Management
3 4 (44.44%) Capacity Management
3 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (33.33%) High Availability
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
5 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) SCOM
2 5 (55.56%) OVSD
3 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
3 1 (11.11%) SCSM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) NetApp
4 5 (55.56%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) arcserve
5 1 (11.11%) Symantec
5 1 (11.11%) Veeam