The first table below looks at the demand for NFS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Docklands, London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 29 24 38
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Contract jobs citing NFS 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 0.62% 2.10% 0.41%
As % of the System Software category 6.67% 33.33% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate £625 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £295 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.86% -21.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £57.50
System Software Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
15 9 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 9.32% 6.29% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 15
Average daily rate £550 £395 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.24% -34.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £350 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £26.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
NFS
London

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NFS across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

NFS
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

NFS Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, 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 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) EMC
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) NAS
2 4 (80.00%) SRDF
2 4 (80.00%) FCoE
2 4 (80.00%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (80.00%) Multicast
2 4 (80.00%) Benchmarking
2 4 (80.00%) Intel
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) BMC
4 1 (20.00%) Veritas
4 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, 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 1 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) NAS
1 4 (80.00%) FCoE
1 4 (80.00%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (80.00%) Multicast
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) FTP
2 1 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) LDAP
2 1 (20.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) HBase
General
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (60.00%) IT Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Rendezvous
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (20.00%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (80.00%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) SRDF
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (20.00%) Samba
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (20.00%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) EMC
2 4 (80.00%) Intel
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) BMC
4 1 (20.00%) Veritas
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) TIBCO
4 1 (20.00%) Sybase
4 1 (20.00%) DataSynapse
4 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (20.00%) 29West