The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 133 - 125
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NFS 3 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.11% - 0.19%
As % of the System Software category 0.85% - 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£510 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £410 £369
% change year-on-year
-5.48% +11.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - -
NFS
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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 East of England region.

System Software Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
355 333 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.64% 13.83% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 155 144
Average daily rate £300 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £141 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 71 76
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £39.30 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

NFS
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

NFS Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

NFS
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

NFS Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

NFS
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 3 £510 -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
NFS
England

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) Replication
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) LDAP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) vSphere
2 4 (80.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (60.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) vCloud
3 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (60.00%) BIG-IP
3 3 (60.00%) Puppet
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (60.00%) Dell
3 3 (60.00%) Games
3 3 (60.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (60.00%) Online Games
3 3 (60.00%) SCOM
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) SOAP

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) LDAP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) BIG-IP
2 3 (60.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
1 3 (60.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Replication
2 3 (60.00%) Online Games
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) PKI
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (60.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) People Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) vSphere
1 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (60.00%) vCloud
3 1 (20.00%) VMFS
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCOM
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Dell
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Remedy
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) HP