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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network File System (NFS)
London / City of London
Rank - 146 192
Contract jobs citing NFS 0 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.16% 0.058%
As % of the System Software category - 1.71% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Median daily rate - £450 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £418 £325
% change year-on-year
-16.16% +28.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £15.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+83.33% -66.66%

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
294 293 463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.91% 9.28% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 222 329
Median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 26
Median hourly rate £22.34 £12.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.12% -35.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £19.90 £22.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.93 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.45% +3.12%

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
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 27 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for NFS.

1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) JMS
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) HP

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 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Cabling Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Support
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) JMS
1 1 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Operations
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Microservices
1 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) SDLC
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
1 1 (25.00%) Gluster
1 1 (25.00%) iptables
1 1 (25.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Remedy
2 1 (25.00%) SaltStack
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