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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NFS 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.07% - -
As % of the System Software category 12.50% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£246 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £348 £340
% change year-on-year
-6.47% +2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.75 £35.00 £57.50
% change year-on-year
-12.14% -39.13%
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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
32 16 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.58% 10.06% 10.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 17
Average daily rate £331 £350 £243
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.42% +44.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £273 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £375 £297
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 3
Average hourly rate £27.50 £11.00 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -16.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.90 £10.60 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £11.80 £17.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NFS across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NFS across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

NFS Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

NFS
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 8 (100.00%) Perl
1 8 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) JBoss
1 8 (100.00%) LDAP
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) SSH
1 8 (100.00%) Korn
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 8 (100.00%) OpenLDAP
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Windows XP
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) HP

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Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 8 (100.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) LDAP
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) SSH
1 8 (100.00%) OpenLDAP
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Support Specialist
1 3 (37.50%) UNIX Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) UNIX Support
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Support
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Test Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Specialist
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Windows XP
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Perl
1 8 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) JBoss
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (37.50%) HP