The first table below looks at the demand for NFS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Reading 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 77 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing NFS 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.093% 0.26% -
As % of the System Software category 0.93% 2.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £263 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £280 £375
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -25.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £57.50
System Software Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
108 95 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.00% 12.31% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 41 66
Average daily rate £325 £288 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -12.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £184 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £501 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 29 14
Average hourly rate £15.63 £22.50 £15.31
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% +46.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £17.50 £14.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £32.50 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
NFS
Berkshire

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NFS across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

NFS
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

NFS Daily Rate Trend in Reading

NFS
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

NFS Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

NFS
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) StorageTek
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Server Monitoring

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle Coherence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Server Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) StorageTek
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat