The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 54 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NFS 1 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.17% - 1.30%
As % of the System Software category 1.47% - 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £325 - £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.46 £16.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+199.75% -45.00%
NFS
UK

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

System Software Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
68 66 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 11.60% 7.47% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 33 28
Median daily rate £350 £346 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.08% +10.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £215 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £389 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 7
Median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -16.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.35 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £24.80 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +7.08%

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

NFS
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

NFS Daily Rate Trend in Wales

NFS
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

NFS Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

NFS
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
South Wales - 1 £325 -
NFS
UK

NFS
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Wales region with a requirement for NFS.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) Altiris
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Altiris
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware