Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 November 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.

Network File System (NFS)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 141 -
Rank change year-on-year +72 - +84
Contract jobs citing NFS 21 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.44% 0.45% -
As % of the System Software category 12.21% 1.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £310 £313 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.80% - -
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £310 £313 -
% change year-on-year -0.80% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear 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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 172 597 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 20.02% 26.98% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 397 79
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £340 £315 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.94% -10.00% +16.67%
10th Percentile £220 £205 £212
90th Percentile £548 £480 £638
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £340 £315 £350
% change year-on-year +7.94% -10.00% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 63 27
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% -1.82%
10th Percentile £9.50 £12.95 £12.35
90th Percentile £46.00 £29.50 £40.45
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +21.35%

NFS
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing NFS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for NFS in Newcastle upon Tyne

NFS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NFS in Newcastle upon Tyne

NFS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NFS in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NFS in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for NFS.

1 21 (100.00%) Oracle
1 21 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 21 (100.00%) DNS
2 20 (95.24%) Active Directory
2 20 (95.24%) LDAP
2 20 (95.24%) Unix
2 20 (95.24%) PL/SQL
2 20 (95.24%) SQL
2 20 (95.24%) Linux
2 20 (95.24%) Red Hat
2 20 (95.24%) SSH
2 20 (95.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 20 (95.24%) OpenLDAP
3 19 (90.48%) Windows
3 19 (90.48%) Windows XP
4 18 (85.71%) JBoss
5 14 (66.67%) Perl
5 14 (66.67%) Korn
5 14 (66.67%) Firewall
6 12 (57.14%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 11 (52.38%) DevOps
8 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
9 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
9 4 (19.05%) HP
10 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
11 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (4.76%) Ansible
11 1 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (4.76%) Windows Server

NFS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 21 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 18 (85.71%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) DNS
2 20 (95.24%) LDAP
2 20 (95.24%) OpenLDAP
2 20 (95.24%) SSH
3 14 (66.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Cloud Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) Support Engineer
3 7 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Linux Support
4 4 (19.05%) Linux Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 4 (19.05%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Unix Support
6 2 (9.52%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Unix Support Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) Unix Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) Unix Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Linux
1 20 (95.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 20 (95.24%) Unix
2 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 19 (90.48%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.76%) AIX
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 11 (52.38%) DevOps
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) OO
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) PL/SQL
1 20 (95.24%) SQL
2 14 (66.67%) Korn
2 14 (66.67%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 20 (95.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Ansible
1 1 (4.76%) Dollar Universe
1 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Oracle
2 20 (95.24%) Red Hat
3 4 (19.05%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) TIBCO