The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 94 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NFS 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.10% - 1.34%
As % of the System Software category 0.43% - 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £263
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £407 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.80% +25.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.46 - £30.75
NFS
Tyne and Wear

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

System Software Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
233 101 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 23.61% 13.76% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 57 24
Median daily rate £260 £350 £276
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +26.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £275 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £635 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 13 4
Median hourly rate £28.00 £32.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +255.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £13.50 £8.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £37.50 £25.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

NFS
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

NFS Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for NFS.

1 8 (100.00%) Unix
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 7 (87.50%) Validation
2 7 (87.50%) SSH
2 7 (87.50%) Perl
2 7 (87.50%) PL/SQL
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) WebLogic
2 7 (87.50%) JBoss
2 7 (87.50%) LDAP
2 7 (87.50%) Windows XP
2 7 (87.50%) Korn
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (87.50%) OpenLDAP
2 7 (87.50%) DevOps
2 7 (87.50%) Mentoring
2 7 (87.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Defect Management
3 5 (62.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) NAS
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 7 (87.50%) JBoss
1 7 (87.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) LDAP
2 7 (87.50%) OpenLDAP
2 7 (87.50%) SSH
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
3 1 (12.50%) NAS
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (12.50%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Linux Support
1 6 (75.00%) Unix Support
2 5 (62.50%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Linux Support Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Support Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Unix Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Unix Linux Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Unix Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Defect Management
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps
1 7 (87.50%) Mentoring
1 7 (87.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Korn
1 7 (87.50%) Perl
1 7 (87.50%) PL/SQL
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
1 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 5 (62.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Convergys
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) VMware