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 27 September 2016 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 541 566 505
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -61
Contract jobs citing NFS 74 77 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 1.24% 1.44% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 47 63
Median daily rate £475 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £323 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Median hourly rate £44.46 - £30.63
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.78 - £29.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 - £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.96 - £30.00
NFS
UK

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
5990 5334 5350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.04% 10.26% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3829 3082 2982
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £190 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 564 665
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £41.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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 27 September 2016.

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 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -5 45 £475 +18.60% 8
South East +21 16 £463 +23.33% 8
Yorkshire +12 9 £463 +15.62%
South West +7 2 £288 -
North West +11 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
NFS
UK

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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.

1 160 (83.33%) Linux
2 139 (72.40%) VMware
3 99 (51.56%) Windows
4 94 (48.96%) SAN
4 94 (48.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 86 (44.79%) NetApp
6 70 (36.46%) iSCSI
7 65 (33.85%) DNS
8 60 (31.25%) Oracle
8 60 (31.25%) NAS
9 58 (30.21%) Puppet
9 58 (30.21%) Fibre Channel
9 58 (30.21%) Unix
10 55 (28.65%) Cisco
10 55 (28.65%) Red Hat
11 54 (28.13%) Apache
12 52 (27.08%) Solaris
13 46 (23.96%) LDAP
13 46 (23.96%) HP
14 44 (22.92%) Active Directory
15 43 (22.40%) Perl
15 43 (22.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 42 (21.88%) SQL
17 41 (21.35%) Finance
18 40 (20.83%) EMC
19 38 (19.79%) SQL Server
19 38 (19.79%) Tomcat
19 38 (19.79%) Git (software)
20 37 (19.27%) Performance Tuning
21 35 (18.23%) KVM

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 54 (28.13%) Apache
2 38 (19.79%) Tomcat
3 26 (13.54%) OpenStack
4 20 (10.42%) IIS
5 18 (9.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 15 (7.81%) Oracle Coherence
6 15 (7.81%) WebSphere
7 12 (6.25%) Confluence
8 11 (5.73%) MS Exchange
9 10 (5.21%) JBoss
10 9 (4.69%) WebLogic
11 6 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
11 6 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (3.13%) GlassFish
11 6 (3.13%) nginx
12 4 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (2.08%) IBM HTTP Server
12 4 (2.08%) SharePoint
13 3 (1.56%) Zimbra
Applications
1 25 (13.02%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) RMDS
1 1 (0.52%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 24 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (7.29%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.08%) PaaS
4 3 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.04%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.04%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (1.04%) SoftLayer
6 1 (0.52%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.52%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.52%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.52%) IaaS
6 1 (0.52%) Office 365
6 1 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 94 (48.96%) SAN
2 70 (36.46%) iSCSI
3 65 (33.85%) DNS
4 60 (31.25%) NAS
5 58 (30.21%) Fibre Channel
6 46 (23.96%) LDAP
7 33 (17.19%) FCoE
8 31 (16.15%) LAN
8 31 (16.15%) WAN
9 28 (14.58%) Firewall
9 28 (14.58%) TCP/IP
10 25 (13.02%) Multicast
11 24 (12.50%) HTTP
12 18 (9.38%) DHCP
13 14 (7.29%) SSH
14 10 (5.21%) VLAN
15 9 (4.69%) VPN
16 8 (4.17%) BGP
16 8 (4.17%) SMTP
17 7 (3.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (19.79%) SQL Server
2 31 (16.15%) MySQL
3 19 (9.90%) Hadoop
4 17 (8.85%) HBase
5 7 (3.65%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.65%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (3.13%) Redis
7 5 (2.60%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.04%) Big Data
9 2 (1.04%) DB2
9 2 (1.04%) IDOL
9 2 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.04%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 2 (1.04%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (1.04%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.04%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.52%) DataStage
10 1 (0.52%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 38 (19.79%) Git (software)
2 21 (10.94%) Jenkins
3 18 (9.38%) JIRA
4 12 (6.25%) Subversion
5 6 (3.13%) git-flow
5 6 (3.13%) Gitweb
6 5 (2.60%) Ant
7 4 (2.08%) Gerrit
7 4 (2.08%) Maven
8 1 (0.52%) GCC
General
1 41 (21.35%) Finance
2 23 (11.98%) Banking
3 11 (5.73%) Financial Institution
4 7 (3.65%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.60%) Advertising
6 3 (1.56%) Billing
6 3 (1.56%) Games
6 3 (1.56%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.04%) Law
7 2 (1.04%) Legal
7 2 (1.04%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.04%) Retail
8 1 (0.52%) Automotive
8 1 (0.52%) Front Office
8 1 (0.52%) German Language
8 1 (0.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (21.88%) Administrator
2 32 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 29 (15.10%) Architect
4 26 (13.54%) Linux Engineer
5 25 (13.02%) Infrastructure Architect
6 14 (7.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (7.29%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 14 (7.29%) Solutions Architect
7 13 (6.77%) Systems Engineer
8 12 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
9 11 (5.73%) Support Engineer
9 11 (5.73%) Unix Engineer
10 10 (5.21%) Cloud Engineer
10 10 (5.21%) Lead Architect
10 10 (5.21%) Linux Administrator
10 10 (5.21%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 9 (4.69%) DevOps Engineer
11 9 (4.69%) Unix Administrator
11 9 (4.69%) Unix Linux Engineer
11 9 (4.69%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (11.98%) LAMP
2 22 (11.46%) Middleware
3 15 (7.81%) HTML
3 15 (7.81%) Rendezvous
4 14 (7.29%) RabbitMQ
4 14 (7.29%) XML
4 14 (7.29%) XSLT
5 9 (4.69%) Web Services
6 8 (4.17%) libvirt
7 7 (3.65%) LAPP Stack
8 6 (3.13%) Node.js
9 4 (2.08%) JRuby
10 3 (1.56%) REST
11 2 (1.04%) CGI
11 2 (1.04%) ELK Stack
11 2 (1.04%) Embperl
11 2 (1.04%) FastCGI
11 2 (1.04%) Memcached
11 2 (1.04%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (1.04%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.90%) Data Centre
2 14 (7.29%) Private Cloud
3 12 (6.25%) Replication
4 11 (5.73%) Client/Server
4 11 (5.73%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.69%) Clustering
6 8 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.65%) EMC VNX
7 7 (3.65%) Management Information System
7 7 (3.65%) Virtual Team
8 6 (3.13%) HACMP
9 4 (2.08%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (2.08%) Hedge funds
10 3 (1.56%) Derivative
10 3 (1.56%) EMC VMAX
10 3 (1.56%) Fintech
10 3 (1.56%) HP Storage
10 3 (1.56%) Online Banking
10 3 (1.56%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 160 (83.33%) Linux
2 99 (51.56%) Windows
3 58 (30.21%) Unix
4 52 (27.08%) Solaris
5 43 (22.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 25 (13.02%) Windows Server
7 19 (9.90%) Ubuntu
8 18 (9.38%) Data ONTAP
9 17 (8.85%) CentOS
10 12 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (5.21%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (4.69%) AIX
13 7 (3.65%) SUSE
13 7 (3.65%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (3.65%) Windows XP
14 5 (2.60%) Debian
14 5 (2.60%) VMS
15 4 (2.08%) VyOS
16 3 (1.56%) HPUX
16 3 (1.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (19.27%) Performance Tuning
2 33 (17.19%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (17.19%) DevOps
3 31 (16.15%) Configuration Management
4 26 (13.54%) ITIL
5 24 (12.50%) Benchmarking
6 20 (10.42%) Migration
6 20 (10.42%) Open Source
7 19 (9.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 18 (9.38%) High Availability
9 14 (7.29%) Change Management
10 13 (6.77%) Server Virtualisation
11 12 (6.25%) Load Balancing
11 12 (6.25%) Service Management
12 11 (5.73%) Data Management
13 10 (5.21%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (4.69%) Patch Management
14 9 (4.69%) Virtual Environments
15 8 (4.17%) Capacity Management
15 8 (4.17%) Kernel Tuning
Programming Languages
1 43 (22.40%) Perl
2 42 (21.88%) SQL
3 33 (17.19%) Python
4 30 (15.63%) Bash Shell
5 20 (10.42%) Java
6 17 (8.85%) JavaScript
6 17 (8.85%) PowerShell
6 17 (8.85%) Ruby
7 16 (8.33%) Shell Script
8 14 (7.29%) PHP
9 11 (5.73%) Korn
10 7 (3.65%) PL/SQL
11 6 (3.13%) C
12 4 (2.08%) C++
12 4 (2.08%) C-shell
13 2 (1.04%) Go
13 2 (1.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (11.46%) Security Cleared
2 18 (9.38%) RHCA
2 18 (9.38%) RHCE
3 17 (8.85%) SC Cleared
4 14 (7.29%) Degree
5 11 (5.73%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (5.21%) CCNA
7 9 (4.69%) CCNP
8 8 (4.17%) DV Cleared
8 8 (4.17%) RHCSA
8 8 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.56%) MCSE
9 3 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.56%) VCP5
10 2 (1.04%) MCSA
10 2 (1.04%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.52%) NCDA
11 1 (0.52%) VCAP
11 1 (0.52%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.65%) SLA
2 6 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 94 (48.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (22.92%) Active Directory
3 35 (18.23%) KVM
4 31 (16.15%) vSphere
5 30 (15.63%) Hyper-V
6 29 (15.10%) Xen
7 27 (14.06%) SRDF
8 21 (10.94%) VMware ESXi
9 17 (8.85%) Oracle RAC
10 16 (8.33%) Samba
10 16 (8.33%) VMware ESX
11 15 (7.81%) Squid
11 15 (7.81%) Virtual Machines
12 12 (6.25%) iptables
13 8 (4.17%) XenServer
14 7 (3.65%) Docker
15 6 (3.13%) VMware Server
15 6 (3.13%) VMware Workstation
16 5 (2.60%) Firmware
17 4 (2.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 58 (30.21%) Puppet
2 25 (13.02%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (12.50%) Nagios
4 21 (10.94%) NetBackup
5 16 (8.33%) SCOM
6 14 (7.29%) Ansible
6 14 (7.29%) HAProxy
7 9 (4.69%) vRealize
8 8 (4.17%) SCCM
8 8 (4.17%) ZABBIX
9 6 (3.13%) CFEngine
9 6 (3.13%) Grafana
9 6 (3.13%) Graphite
9 6 (3.13%) Graylog
9 6 (3.13%) Icinga
9 6 (3.13%) logstash
9 6 (3.13%) StatsD
9 6 (3.13%) Terraform
10 5 (2.60%) OpenView
10 5 (2.60%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 139 (72.40%) VMware
2 86 (44.79%) NetApp
3 60 (31.25%) Oracle
4 55 (28.65%) Cisco
4 55 (28.65%) Red Hat
5 46 (23.96%) HP
6 40 (20.83%) EMC
7 32 (16.67%) IBM
8 28 (14.58%) Microsoft
9 27 (14.06%) Intel
10 20 (10.42%) Brocade
11 18 (9.38%) Veritas
12 15 (7.81%) DataSynapse
12 15 (7.81%) TIBCO
13 14 (7.29%) Sybase
14 12 (6.25%) Sun
15 10 (5.21%) 3PAR
15 10 (5.21%) Symantec
16 8 (4.17%) Dell
16 8 (4.17%) Isilon
City of London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £100 - £125 per day + Night Shift / On-Call Allowance
Posted: 27 days ago