The first table below looks at the demand for NFS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Milton Keynes 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 63 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing NFS 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.56% 0.29% -
As % of the System Software category 6.25% 1.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £240 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £54.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -35.77%
System Software Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
80 110 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.97% 15.85% 10.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 43 25
Average daily rate £400 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 11
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.75 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -1.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £8.95 £10.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £14.10 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
NFS
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NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NFS across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 15 (100.00%) VMware
1 15 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 15 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (93.33%) SC Cleared
2 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
3 13 (86.67%) NetApp
4 11 (73.33%) Linux
5 10 (66.67%) Windows
5 10 (66.67%) Hyper-V
6 7 (46.67%) CentOS
6 7 (46.67%) HP
6 7 (46.67%) Ubuntu
7 6 (40.00%) SLA
7 6 (40.00%) Change Control
8 5 (33.33%) DV Cleared
9 4 (26.67%) Postfix
9 4 (26.67%) Sendmail
9 4 (26.67%) Squid
9 4 (26.67%) LAMP
9 4 (26.67%) Apache
9 4 (26.67%) LDAP
9 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
9 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
9 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 4 (26.67%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (20.00%) F5
10 3 (20.00%) Capacity Management
10 3 (20.00%) BIG-IP
11 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 4 (26.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) iSCSI
2 4 (26.67%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (26.67%) LDAP
3 3 (20.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (6.67%) SAN
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Support Engineer
1 8 (53.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Support
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Support Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Support
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Storage Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) Ubuntu
3 7 (46.67%) CentOS
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Change Control
2 3 (20.00%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (93.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
3 10 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 4 (26.67%) Postfix
4 4 (26.67%) Sendmail
4 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
4 4 (26.67%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (86.67%) NetApp
3 7 (46.67%) HP
4 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
5 3 (20.00%) F5