The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 142 187 197
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +10
Contract jobs citing NFS 15 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.25% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 4.14% 2.70% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 10
Median daily rate £475 £320 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.43% -32.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £195 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £597 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -
NFS
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

System Software Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
362 519 511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.50% 9.42% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 388 344
Median daily rate £450 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £335 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 31 36
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -7.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £23.75 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing NFS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

NFS
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NFS across the City of London region.

NFS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

NFS
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NFS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

NFS Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

NFS
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NFS across the City of London region.

NFS Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for NFS.

1 24 (92.31%) Linux
2 20 (76.92%) VMware
3 17 (65.38%) SAN
4 16 (61.54%) Puppet
5 15 (57.69%) Windows
6 14 (53.85%) Red Hat
7 13 (50.00%) Unix
8 12 (46.15%) NetApp
9 11 (42.31%) Fibre Channel
10 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (38.46%) Cisco
11 9 (34.62%) Finance
12 8 (30.77%) Solaris
12 8 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (30.77%) Open Source
13 7 (26.92%) Bash Shell
13 7 (26.92%) RHCE
13 7 (26.92%) Nagios
13 7 (26.92%) RHCA
14 6 (23.08%) Banking
14 6 (23.08%) LAN
14 6 (23.08%) DNS
14 6 (23.08%) EMC
14 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
14 6 (23.08%) Oracle
14 6 (23.08%) Apache
14 6 (23.08%) Python
14 6 (23.08%) LDAP
14 6 (23.08%) WAN
14 6 (23.08%) HTTP

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 6 (23.08%) Apache
1 6 (23.08%) OpenStack
2 5 (19.23%) Tomcat
3 4 (15.38%) IIS
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (7.69%) JBoss
5 2 (7.69%) Node.js
5 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (3.85%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) IaaS
3 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (65.38%) SAN
2 11 (42.31%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (23.08%) DNS
3 6 (23.08%) HTTP
3 6 (23.08%) LAN
3 6 (23.08%) LDAP
3 6 (23.08%) NAS
3 6 (23.08%) WAN
4 5 (19.23%) iSCSI
5 4 (15.38%) Firewall
6 3 (11.54%) DHCP
6 3 (11.54%) FTP
6 3 (11.54%) SMTP
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (7.69%) FCoE
7 2 (7.69%) Multicast
7 2 (7.69%) Network Security
8 1 (3.85%) MRTG
8 1 (3.85%) SSH
8 1 (3.85%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) Hadoop
3 3 (11.54%) HBase
4 2 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.85%) Big Data
5 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Banking
3 4 (15.38%) Investment Banking
4 3 (11.54%) Financial Institution
5 2 (7.69%) Legal
5 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
6 1 (3.85%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Administrator
3 7 (26.92%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) AIX Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Web Services
2 3 (11.54%) Middleware
3 2 (7.69%) JRuby
3 2 (7.69%) Ultra Messaging
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 1 (3.85%) Akka
4 1 (3.85%) COM
4 1 (3.85%) POSIX
4 1 (3.85%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Hedge funds
2 2 (7.69%) Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Celerra
3 1 (3.85%) EMC Centera
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.85%) Equities
3 1 (3.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (3.85%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.85%) Symmetrix
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Linux
2 15 (57.69%) Windows
3 13 (50.00%) Unix
4 8 (30.77%) Solaris
5 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
7 3 (11.54%) Debian
7 3 (11.54%) SUSE
7 3 (11.54%) Ubuntu
8 2 (7.69%) AIX
8 2 (7.69%) VyOS
8 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (3.85%) CentOS
9 1 (3.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Open Source
2 5 (19.23%) DevOps
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (11.54%) Compatibility Testing
3 3 (11.54%) Dependency Management
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) API Development
4 2 (7.69%) Benchmarking
4 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (7.69%) Coaching
4 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.69%) Line Management
4 2 (7.69%) Migration
4 2 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (7.69%) Patch Management
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) Bash Shell
2 6 (23.08%) Python
3 5 (19.23%) Perl
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
4 3 (11.54%) Ruby
4 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.69%) C
5 2 (7.69%) Java
5 2 (7.69%) Korn
5 2 (7.69%) PHP
5 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) RHCA
1 7 (26.92%) RHCE
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
4 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
4 3 (11.54%) KVM
4 3 (11.54%) Postfix
4 3 (11.54%) Squid
4 3 (11.54%) SRDF
4 3 (11.54%) VMware ESX
4 3 (11.54%) vSphere
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (7.69%) Samba
5 2 (7.69%) Xen
6 1 (3.85%) Ceph
6 1 (3.85%) Dovecot
6 1 (3.85%) iptables
6 1 (3.85%) Sendmail
6 1 (3.85%) StorNext
Systems Management
1 16 (61.54%) Puppet
2 7 (26.92%) Nagios
3 3 (11.54%) Cacti
4 2 (7.69%) Ansible
4 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (7.69%) WSUS
5 1 (3.85%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (3.85%) FreeIPA
5 1 (3.85%) HAProxy
5 1 (3.85%) Icinga
5 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.85%) OpenView
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (3.85%) RANCID
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (3.85%) SELinux
5 1 (3.85%) systemd
5 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
5 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (76.92%) VMware
2 14 (53.85%) Red Hat
3 12 (46.15%) NetApp
4 10 (38.46%) Cisco
5 6 (23.08%) EMC
5 6 (23.08%) Oracle
6 5 (19.23%) HP
7 4 (15.38%) Sybase
8 3 (11.54%) 3PAR
8 3 (11.54%) ArcSight
8 3 (11.54%) Brocade
8 3 (11.54%) Citrix
8 3 (11.54%) IBM
8 3 (11.54%) Intel
8 3 (11.54%) Sun
8 3 (11.54%) Veritas
9 2 (7.69%) F5
9 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
9 2 (7.69%) Vyatta
10 1 (3.85%) CA
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