Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for NFS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NFS over the 6 months to 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Network File System (NFS)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 62 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 - -
Contract jobs citing NFS 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.37% 0.15% -
As % of the System Software category 3.26% 1.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median daily rate - - -
South Wales median daily rate £463 £335 -
% change year-on-year +38.06% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

NFS is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 92 80 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 11.26% 12.21% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 58 37
Cardiff median daily rate £400 £225 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +77.78% -35.71% +62.79%
10th Percentile £191 £137 £119
90th Percentile £509 £425 £475
South Wales median daily rate £418 £225 £350
% change year-on-year +85.56% -35.71% +22.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 12
Cardiff median hourly rate £14.00 £12.09 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.85% -7.04% +10.64%
South Wales median hourly rate £12.74 £55.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -76.83% +323.08% +1.17%

NFS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing NFS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for NFS in Cardiff

NFS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing NFS in Cardiff.

Contractor daily rate trend for NFS in Cardiff

NFS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NFS in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing NFS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for NFS.

1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) Postfix
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) tcpdump
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Hudson
3 1 (33.33%) NuGet
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) iptables
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery

NFS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 1 (33.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SSH
3 1 (33.33%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Hudson
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) LDAP
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Postfix
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy