Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 12 December 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)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 96 86
Rank change year-on-year -23 -10 +13
Contract jobs citing NFS 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.058% 0.24% 0.087%
As % of the System Software category 0.58% 2.19% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Glasgow median daily rate - £413 -
Scotland median daily rate - £413 £338
% change year-on-year - +22.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Glasgow with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 172 137 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 9.95% 10.82% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 63 97
Glasgow median daily rate £325 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% +0.84%
10th Percentile £128 £140 £127
90th Percentile £500 £470 £439
Scotland median daily rate £386 £375 £320
% change year-on-year +3.00% +17.19% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 3
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 £11.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +204.35% -45.24% +15.07%
10th Percentile £17.30 £10.00 £19.50
90th Percentile £146.10 £24.50 £40.10
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% -4.76% +13.51%

NFS
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for NFS in Glasgow

NFS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NFS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for NFS.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Software Distribution
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps

NFS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Perl Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Python Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat