The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 58 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NFS 1 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.14% - 1.20%
As % of the System Software category 1.35% - 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.96 - £30.00
NFS
Berkshire

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

System Software Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
74 121 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.53% 11.70% 17.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 62 79
Median daily rate £407 £395 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.91% +8.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 20 30
Median hourly rate £31.64 £21.55 £18.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.82% +19.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £17.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £30.90 £25.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing NFS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 September 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 Reading region with a requirement for NFS.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) Capistrano
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) iptables
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Percona
3 1 (33.33%) C-shell
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
3 1 (33.33%) Postfix
3 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (66.67%) Confluence
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Ant
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) RHCA
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) iptables
2 1 (33.33%) Postfix
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) Capistrano
2 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Percona