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 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 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 68 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NFS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% - -
As % of the System Software category 0.77% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
130 110 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 14.43% 11.41% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 46 57
Average daily rate £350 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 12
Average hourly rate £17.07 £27.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.92% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.65 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £30.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
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 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Server
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) VTSP
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) KVM
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Sun

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (50.00%) Oracle Coherence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Server Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (50.00%) VTSP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Server
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) XenServer
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) KVM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Hitachi
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) StorageTek
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) VMware