The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 138 146 130
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Contract jobs citing NFS 3 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.060% 0.53%
As % of the System Software category 0.95% 0.59% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 14
Median daily rate £375 - £308
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 - £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 - £453
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 - £31.50
NFS
England

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

System Software Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
316 340 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 11.11% 10.16% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 168 213
Median daily rate £328 £328 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £125 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 50 37
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £13.00 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £54.27 £25.00
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 the South West

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

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

NFS
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

NFS Daily Rate Trend in the South West

NFS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NFS across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

NFS Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

NFS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

NFS Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

NFS
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire - 2 £425 - 1
Bristol - 1 £200 -
NFS
England

NFS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 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 South West region with a requirement for NFS.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) C-shell
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) Confluence
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (75.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Ant
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (25.00%) NAS
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (75.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Ant
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (75.00%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle