Period
to 26 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 26 April 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 113
Contract jobs citing NFS 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading - - 0.15%
As % of the System Software category - - 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Reading median daily rate - - £500
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £340 £363
% change year-on-year +17.65% -6.21% +13.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £27.50 -

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 Reading with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 167 117 290
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 12.99% 8.58% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 62 172
Reading median daily rate £425 £394 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.94% +3.62% +8.57%
10th Percentile £263 £165 £186
90th Percentile £575 £560 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £411 £375
% change year-on-year +3.34% +9.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 28
Reading median hourly rate £17.50 £41.71 £21.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.04% +95.52% +9.38%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.62 £13.13
90th Percentile £30.55 £55.59 £55.65
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.11 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -34.16% +57.14% -

NFS
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for NFS in Reading

NFS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NFS in Reading