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 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network File System (NFS)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - 75 -
Contract jobs citing NFS 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.30% -
As % of the System Software category - 1.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £403 -
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 Reading with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 52 174 145
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 7.89% 17.26% 14.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 106 77
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.89% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £250 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 13
Median hourly rate £52.50 £55.55 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.49% +283.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.91 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £56.39 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.85 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.93% +6.45%  

NFS
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 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