The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 52 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -
Contract jobs citing NFS 5 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.09% 2.87% -
As % of the System Software category 6.41% 18.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 0
Median daily rate £425 £488 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -
NFS
South East

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

System Software Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
78 38 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 16.99% 15.57% 18.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 18 29
Median daily rate £420 £466 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.77% +20.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £240 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £522 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £335 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 2
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

NFS
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

NFS Daily Rate Trend in Kent

NFS
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NFS across the Kent region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

NFS Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

NFS
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

NFS Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Kent region with a requirement for NFS.

1 8 (100.00%) Perl
1 8 (100.00%) Python
1 8 (100.00%) LDAP
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (75.00%) Puppet
3 6 (75.00%) Unix
3 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (75.00%) DNS
3 6 (75.00%) Veritas
3 6 (75.00%) HACMP
4 5 (62.50%) Finance
4 5 (62.50%) DevOps
4 5 (62.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (37.50%) Clustering
6 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
6 3 (37.50%) AIX
6 3 (37.50%) Solaris
6 3 (37.50%) Oracle Clusterware
6 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (37.50%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (37.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (37.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 3 (37.50%) Contingency Planning
7 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 2 (25.00%) Cacti
7 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (25.00%) Asterisk PBX

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 (25.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) LDAP
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (25.00%) Kerberos
3 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 4 (50.00%) Unix Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Administrator
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Unix Administrator
3 3 (37.50%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (25.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 1 (12.50%) AIX Administrator
5 1 (12.50%) AIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Unix Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Solaris Administrator
5 1 (12.50%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 1 (12.50%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) LAMP
1 2 (25.00%) REST
1 2 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) HACMP
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
1 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) AIX
3 3 (37.50%) Solaris
4 2 (25.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 3 (37.50%) Contingency Planning
2 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Perl
1 8 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Clusterware
2 3 (37.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) FreeRADIUS
3 2 (25.00%) Gluster
3 2 (25.00%) SpamAssassin
3 2 (25.00%) Squid
3 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (37.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (25.00%) Ansible
3 2 (25.00%) Cacti
3 2 (25.00%) Nagios
4 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Veritas
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec