The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network File System (NFS)
UK / England
Rank 487 493 522
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +29
Contract jobs citing NFS 78 102 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 1.56% 2.15% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 69 45
Median daily rate £400 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £325 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £370 £408
% change year-on-year
-12.16% -9.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £27.50 £15.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £15.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+83.33% -50.00%

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

System Software Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5002 4746 4830
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.06% 10.20% 10.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3140 2874 2683
Median daily rate £400 £393 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +6.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £183 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 342 466 554
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £43.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-0.75% -

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in England

NFS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

NFS Daily Rate Trend in England

NFS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NFS across the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

NFS Daily Rate Histogram in England

NFS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

NFS Hourly Rate Trend in England

NFS
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -9 44 £475 +4.10% 7
South East +17 12 £438 -2.83% 5
North East -9 9 £313 -
Yorkshire +8 7 £350 -11.39%
West Midlands -10 2 £444 +30.51% 1
East Midlands +2 1 £175 -2.77% 1
South West +1 1 £215 -35.82% 2
Midlands - 1 - -
North West - 1 £400 -
NFS
UK

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 England region with a requirement for NFS.

1 125 (87.41%) Linux
2 88 (61.54%) VMware
3 79 (55.24%) SAN
4 75 (52.45%) Windows
5 71 (49.65%) Unix
5 71 (49.65%) DNS
6 63 (44.06%) VMware Infrastructure
7 60 (41.96%) Oracle
8 57 (39.86%) Solaris
8 57 (39.86%) NAS
9 56 (39.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 55 (38.46%) Red Hat
11 52 (36.36%) LDAP
12 50 (34.97%) Perl
12 50 (34.97%) NetApp
13 46 (32.17%) HP
14 41 (28.67%) iSCSI
15 40 (27.97%) Sun
16 39 (27.27%) SQL
17 38 (26.57%) Veritas
17 38 (26.57%) Bash Shell
18 37 (25.87%) Puppet
18 37 (25.87%) Finance
19 36 (25.17%) EMC
19 36 (25.17%) Apache
20 34 (23.78%) IBM
20 34 (23.78%) Active Directory
21 32 (22.38%) TCP/IP
22 31 (21.68%) Python
23 25 (17.48%) Samba

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 36 (25.17%) Apache
2 24 (16.78%) Tomcat
3 18 (12.59%) IIS
4 11 (7.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 11 (7.69%) WebLogic
5 10 (6.99%) OpenStack
5 10 (6.99%) WebSphere
6 9 (6.29%) JBoss
6 9 (6.29%) Oracle Coherence
7 4 (2.80%) IBM HTTP Server
7 4 (2.80%) MS Exchange
7 4 (2.80%) nginx
8 3 (2.10%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (1.40%) ColdFusion
9 2 (1.40%) Confluence
9 2 (1.40%) Oracle 10gAS
9 2 (1.40%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (11.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.10%) RMDS
1 3 (2.10%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.29%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (12.59%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.40%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (1.40%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.70%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.70%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.70%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.70%) GitHub
5 1 (0.70%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.70%) SoftLayer
5 1 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 79 (55.24%) SAN
2 71 (49.65%) DNS
3 57 (39.86%) NAS
4 52 (36.36%) LDAP
5 41 (28.67%) iSCSI
6 32 (22.38%) TCP/IP
7 25 (17.48%) SSH
8 21 (14.69%) DHCP
8 21 (14.69%) Fibre Channel
9 19 (13.29%) FCoE
10 17 (11.89%) Firewall
10 17 (11.89%) HTTP
11 16 (11.19%) FTP
12 12 (8.39%) LAN
12 12 (8.39%) WAN
13 10 (6.99%) Internet
13 10 (6.99%) Multicast
13 10 (6.99%) SSL
13 10 (6.99%) VLAN
14 8 (5.59%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (17.48%) MySQL
2 20 (13.99%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.69%) Hadoop
4 10 (6.99%) HBase
5 6 (4.20%) Oracle Database
5 6 (4.20%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.10%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.40%) Big Data
7 2 (1.40%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.40%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 2 (1.40%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (1.40%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.40%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.70%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.70%) DataStage
8 1 (0.70%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (12.59%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.20%) Subversion
3 4 (2.80%) Gerrit
4 3 (2.10%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.10%) JIRA
5 1 (0.70%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.70%) Gitweb
5 1 (0.70%) Metasploit
General
1 37 (25.87%) Finance
2 19 (13.29%) Banking
3 7 (4.90%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.50%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.10%) Games
5 3 (2.10%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.40%) Advertising
6 2 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.40%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.70%) Automotive
7 1 (0.70%) Back Office
7 1 (0.70%) German Language
7 1 (0.70%) Japanese Language
7 1 (0.70%) Retail
7 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (41.26%) Administrator
2 33 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
3 27 (18.88%) Unix Administrator
4 21 (14.69%) Linux Administrator
5 18 (12.59%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 16 (11.19%) Linux Engineer
7 15 (10.49%) Architect
8 12 (8.39%) Infrastructure Architect
9 11 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 10 (6.99%) VMWare Administrator
11 9 (6.29%) Systems Engineer
12 8 (5.59%) Cloud Engineer
12 8 (5.59%) SAN Administrator
13 7 (4.90%) Storage Administrator
13 7 (4.90%) Support Engineer
14 6 (4.20%) SAN Engineer
14 6 (4.20%) SAN Storage Administrator
14 6 (4.20%) Storage Engineer
14 6 (4.20%) Unix Engineer
14 6 (4.20%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.29%) LAMP
2 11 (7.69%) Middleware
3 10 (6.99%) HTML
3 10 (6.99%) XML
4 9 (6.29%) RabbitMQ
4 9 (6.29%) Rendezvous
4 9 (6.29%) XSLT
5 8 (5.59%) libvirt
6 4 (2.80%) .NET
6 4 (2.80%) CGI
6 4 (2.80%) Embperl
6 4 (2.80%) FastCGI
6 4 (2.80%) Memcached
6 4 (2.80%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (2.80%) Web Services
7 3 (2.10%) LAPP Stack
8 2 (1.40%) 802.1X
8 2 (1.40%) ELK Stack
9 1 (0.70%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.70%) React
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.69%) Data Centre
2 17 (11.89%) Client/Server
3 14 (9.79%) Replication
4 10 (6.99%) Private Cloud
5 9 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (6.29%) Clustering
5 9 (6.29%) Computer Science
6 8 (5.59%) Enterprise Storage
6 8 (5.59%) Symmetrix
7 5 (3.50%) EMC VNX
7 5 (3.50%) Online Banking
8 4 (2.80%) Derivative
8 4 (2.80%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.80%) Virtual Team
9 3 (2.10%) CLARiiON
9 3 (2.10%) HP Storage
10 2 (1.40%) Fintech
10 2 (1.40%) HACMP
10 2 (1.40%) PKI
10 2 (1.40%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 125 (87.41%) Linux
2 75 (52.45%) Windows
3 71 (49.65%) Unix
4 57 (39.86%) Solaris
5 56 (39.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (14.69%) Windows Server
7 13 (9.09%) SUSE
8 11 (7.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 10 (6.99%) AIX
9 10 (6.99%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (6.29%) Ubuntu
10 9 (6.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (5.59%) HPUX
12 7 (4.90%) Data ONTAP
12 7 (4.90%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (4.90%) Windows XP
13 5 (3.50%) VMS
14 4 (2.80%) Debian
15 3 (2.10%) CentOS
15 3 (2.10%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (16.78%) Configuration Management
2 21 (14.69%) Change Management
2 21 (14.69%) Performance Tuning
3 20 (13.99%) Load Balancing
4 18 (12.59%) DevOps
4 18 (12.59%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (11.89%) High Availability
6 15 (10.49%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (10.49%) Migration
7 14 (9.79%) Kernel Tuning
8 12 (8.39%) ITIL
9 11 (7.69%) Benchmarking
10 10 (6.99%) Capacity Management
11 9 (6.29%) Capacity Planning
11 9 (6.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 8 (5.59%) Data Management
12 8 (5.59%) Open Source
12 8 (5.59%) SDLC
12 8 (5.59%) Service Management
13 7 (4.90%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 50 (34.97%) Perl
2 39 (27.27%) SQL
3 38 (26.57%) Bash Shell
4 31 (21.68%) Python
5 20 (13.99%) Java
6 19 (13.29%) Shell Script
7 18 (12.59%) Korn
8 17 (11.89%) PowerShell
9 14 (9.79%) Ruby
10 11 (7.69%) JavaScript
10 11 (7.69%) PL/SQL
11 8 (5.59%) PHP
12 6 (4.20%) C
13 5 (3.50%) C++
13 5 (3.50%) C-shell
14 4 (2.80%) Bourne shell
14 4 (2.80%) Go
14 4 (2.80%) SystemTap
15 1 (0.70%) Julia
Qualifications
1 11 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.99%) RHCE
3 9 (6.29%) CCNA
3 9 (6.29%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (6.29%) Degree
4 8 (5.59%) CCNP
4 8 (5.59%) RHCA
4 8 (5.59%) RHCSA
5 6 (4.20%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.80%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.80%) MCSE
6 4 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (2.10%) VCP5
7 3 (2.10%) VCP6
8 2 (1.40%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (1.40%) MCSA
8 2 (1.40%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (1.40%) RHCT
8 2 (1.40%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (2.80%) SLA
3 2 (1.40%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.70%) GCP
4 1 (0.70%) ISO27005
System Software
1 63 (44.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (23.78%) Active Directory
3 25 (17.48%) Samba
4 24 (16.78%) KVM
5 23 (16.08%) vSphere
6 19 (13.29%) SRDF
7 18 (12.59%) Oracle RAC
7 18 (12.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 15 (10.49%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 14 (9.79%) Veritas File System
10 13 (9.09%) Hyper-V
11 12 (8.39%) Xen
12 11 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
13 10 (6.99%) iptables
14 8 (5.59%) VMware ESX
14 8 (5.59%) XenServer
15 6 (4.20%) Squid
15 6 (4.20%) VMware Server
15 6 (4.20%) VMware Workstation
16 4 (2.80%) Docker
Systems Management
1 37 (25.87%) Puppet
2 18 (12.59%) Nagios
3 15 (10.49%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (9.79%) NetBackup
4 14 (9.79%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 10 (6.99%) Ansible
5 10 (6.99%) HAProxy
5 10 (6.99%) Red Hat Satellite
6 7 (4.90%) EMC Navisphere
7 6 (4.20%) OpenView
8 4 (2.80%) Oracle ZFS
8 4 (2.80%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 4 (2.80%) SCCM
9 3 (2.10%) HP Data Protector
9 3 (2.10%) SCOM
9 3 (2.10%) systemd
10 2 (1.40%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (1.40%) OpenAM
10 2 (1.40%) RANCID
10 2 (1.40%) vRealize
Vendors
1 88 (61.54%) VMware
2 60 (41.96%) Oracle
3 55 (38.46%) Red Hat
4 50 (34.97%) NetApp
5 46 (32.17%) HP
6 40 (27.97%) Sun
7 38 (26.57%) Veritas
8 36 (25.17%) EMC
9 34 (23.78%) IBM
10 24 (16.78%) Cisco
11 19 (13.29%) Brocade
12 16 (11.19%) Microsoft
13 12 (8.39%) Intel
13 12 (8.39%) Sybase
14 10 (6.99%) 3PAR
15 9 (6.29%) DataSynapse
15 9 (6.29%) TIBCO
16 7 (4.90%) Dell
16 7 (4.90%) Veeam
17 6 (4.20%) NETGEAR
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
World First
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicester
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £150 - £200 per day + Overtime & Training & On-Call Allowance
Posted: 10 days ago