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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 194 195 176
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -19
Contract jobs citing NFS 2 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.039% 0.22% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 0.46% 2.56% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 14
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£475 £613 £663
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.44% -7.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £405 £324
% change year-on-year
+0.61% +25.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - -
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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
435 508 460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.57% 8.59% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 331 267
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 31 67
Average hourly rate £17.63 £17.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -13.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £24.40 £52.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NFS across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing NFS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NFS.

1 15 (68.18%) Windows
1 15 (68.18%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) SAN
2 12 (54.55%) NetApp
3 11 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (36.36%) Cisco
4 8 (36.36%) IBM
4 8 (36.36%) EMC
4 8 (36.36%) Finance
5 7 (31.82%) VMware
5 7 (31.82%) Tomcat
5 7 (31.82%) UNIX
5 7 (31.82%) MySQL
5 7 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (27.27%) iSCSI
6 6 (27.27%) NAS
6 6 (27.27%) Oracle
6 6 (27.27%) Solaris
6 6 (27.27%) Apache
6 6 (27.27%) DNS
7 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (22.73%) CCNA
7 5 (22.73%) RHCE
7 5 (22.73%) LAN
7 5 (22.73%) SQL
7 5 (22.73%) Perl
7 5 (22.73%) Clustering
8 4 (18.18%) Symantec
8 4 (18.18%) Firewall

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing NFS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NFS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (31.82%) Tomcat
2 6 (27.27%) Apache
3 4 (18.18%) WebSphere
3 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (9.09%) JBoss
4 2 (9.09%) Zimbra
5 1 (4.55%) Lync
5 1 (4.55%) nginx
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.55%) IIS
5 1 (4.55%) GlassFish
5 1 (4.55%) Jetty
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.55%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) SAN
2 11 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (27.27%) iSCSI
3 6 (27.27%) NAS
3 6 (27.27%) DNS
4 5 (22.73%) LAN
5 4 (18.18%) Firewall
5 4 (18.18%) VLAN
5 4 (18.18%) WAN
5 4 (18.18%) FCoE
5 4 (18.18%) Multicast
6 3 (13.64%) LTE
6 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
6 3 (13.64%) VPN
7 2 (9.09%) DHCP
7 2 (9.09%) HTTP
8 1 (4.55%) OpenVPN
8 1 (4.55%) SSL
8 1 (4.55%) SNMP
8 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) MySQL
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) HBase
3 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.55%) Mercurial
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Law
2 3 (13.64%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) EMC Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Wintel Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Storage Architect
5 1 (4.55%) EMC Storage Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) EMC Storage Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) UNIX Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) LAMP
2 1 (4.55%) YAML
2 1 (4.55%) Rendezvous
2 1 (4.55%) Middleware
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) XML
2 1 (4.55%) XSLT
2 1 (4.55%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Clustering
2 3 (13.64%) Replication
2 3 (13.64%) Symmetrix
3 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 2 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (4.55%) Hedge funds
4 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Windows
1 15 (68.18%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) UNIX
2 7 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (27.27%) Solaris
4 4 (18.18%) Ubuntu
5 2 (9.09%) Debian
5 2 (9.09%) Fedora
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.09%) CentOS
5 2 (9.09%) Scientific Linux
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000
6 1 (4.55%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Benchmarking
1 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
2 3 (13.64%) Migration
3 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 2 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.55%) High Availability
4 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Investment Management
4 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
1 5 (22.73%) Perl
2 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
3 3 (13.64%) Python
3 3 (13.64%) Java
4 2 (9.09%) PHP
4 2 (9.09%) C
5 1 (4.55%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (22.73%) CCNA
1 5 (22.73%) RHCE
2 4 (18.18%) MCSE
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (18.18%) NCDA
3 3 (13.64%) NCIE
3 3 (13.64%) MCITP
3 3 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (13.64%) RHCT
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.55%) MCSA
4 1 (4.55%) MCP
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) XenApp
2 4 (18.18%) SRDF
3 3 (13.64%) KVM
3 3 (13.64%) Xen
3 3 (13.64%) VMware ESX
4 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.55%) vSphere
5 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.55%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (4.55%) Postfix
5 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (4.55%) Squid
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (13.64%) Tivoli
2 3 (13.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (13.64%) MIMEsweeper
2 3 (13.64%) MAILsweeper
2 3 (13.64%) Backup Exec
3 2 (9.09%) Nagios
3 2 (9.09%) Cacti
3 2 (9.09%) Puppet
3 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.55%) ZABBIX
4 1 (4.55%) OpenView
4 1 (4.55%) Control-M
4 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) NetApp
2 8 (36.36%) Cisco
2 8 (36.36%) IBM
2 8 (36.36%) EMC
3 7 (31.82%) VMware
4 6 (27.27%) Oracle
5 4 (18.18%) Symantec
5 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
5 4 (18.18%) HP
5 4 (18.18%) Intel
5 4 (18.18%) Citrix
6 3 (13.64%) Sophos
6 3 (13.64%) Amdocs
7 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 2 (9.09%) Dell
7 2 (9.09%) Veeam
8 1 (4.55%) 29West
8 1 (4.55%) Infoblox
8 1 (4.55%) Sun
8 1 (4.55%) TIBCO
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