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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network File System (NFS)
Rank - 43 42
Contract jobs citing NFS 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 0.34% 0.67%
As % of the System Software category - 2.63% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £404 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +24.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.46 - £30.75
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
22 38 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 8.27% 13.01% 14.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 26 38
Median daily rate £178 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.49% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £275 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £488 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £16.75 - £11.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 - £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.55 - £12.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

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
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 25 August 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 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) LDAP
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) Cacti
3 2 (50.00%) Squid
3 2 (50.00%) Application Packaging
3 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (50.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (50.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (50.00%) Gluster
3 2 (50.00%) Puppet
3 2 (50.00%) SpamAssassin
3 2 (50.00%) FreeRADIUS
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Ansible
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Clusterware
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) HACMP
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) AIX
3 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (50.00%) Kerberos
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP

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