The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for NFS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network File System (NFS)
North West / Manchester
Rank 87 99 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 -  
Contract jobs citing NFS 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.077% 0.11% -
As % of the System Software category 0.79% 1.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £175 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £325
% change year-on-year +5.55% +38.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 - £45.00

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

Contract System Software Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 127 167 129
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 9.73% 9.40% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 83 50
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £171 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 13
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £12.03 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £40.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

NFS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing NFS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for NFS in Manchester

NFS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NFS in Manchester

NFS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NFS in Manchester

NFS
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for NFS.

1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Huawei
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) Varnish
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) BYOD
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) BYOD
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Huawei
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
Manchester
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £150 - £200 per day + Overtime & Training & On-Call Allowance
Posted: 22 days ago