The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 353 362 360
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs citing NFS 50 33 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 2.49% 1.77% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 19 26
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£325 £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £325 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £503 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+30.41% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.75 - -
NFS
England

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

System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2009 1862 1698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.06% 8.23% 7.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1357 1184 1009
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £180 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £498 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 145 150
Average hourly rate £18.24 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.80 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.86 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -0.85%

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in London

NFS
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

NFS Daily Rate Trend in London

NFS
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NFS across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

NFS Daily Rate Histogram in London

NFS
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

NFS Hourly Rate Trend in London

NFS
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
City of London +12 14 £320 -26.85% 2
Canary Wharf - 5 - -
Docklands, London - 2 £650 -
NFS
England

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 66 (73.33%) SAN
2 60 (66.67%) Linux
3 59 (65.56%) Windows
4 57 (63.33%) VMware
5 42 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 37 (41.11%) NetApp
7 34 (37.78%) NAS
7 34 (37.78%) iSCSI
8 33 (36.67%) DNS
9 29 (32.22%) Finance
9 29 (32.22%) Red Hat
10 28 (31.11%) Solaris
10 28 (31.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 27 (30.00%) Cisco
12 26 (28.89%) EMC
12 26 (28.89%) UNIX
13 25 (27.78%) Oracle
14 23 (25.56%) IBM
15 22 (24.44%) Perl
15 22 (24.44%) Apache
16 21 (23.33%) Fibre Channel
17 20 (22.22%) Tomcat
17 20 (22.22%) Microsoft
18 19 (21.11%) SQL Server
19 17 (18.89%) SQL
19 17 (18.89%) MS Exchange
19 17 (18.89%) HP
19 17 (18.89%) PowerShell
19 17 (18.89%) Windows Server 2008
20 16 (17.78%) VMware ESX

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 22 (24.44%) Apache
2 20 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 17 (18.89%) MS Exchange
4 12 (13.33%) IIS
5 7 (7.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (7.78%) WebSphere
5 7 (7.78%) JBoss
6 6 (6.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 6 (6.67%) Oracle Coherence
7 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (4.44%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (2.22%) OpenStack
9 2 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (2.22%) SharePoint
9 2 (2.22%) Lync
10 1 (1.11%) nginx
10 1 (1.11%) GlassFish
10 1 (1.11%) Jetty
10 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (15.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.67%) RMDS
2 2 (2.22%) IntelliMatch
2 2 (2.22%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.56%) IaaS
3 1 (1.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (73.33%) SAN
2 34 (37.78%) NAS
2 34 (37.78%) iSCSI
3 33 (36.67%) DNS
4 21 (23.33%) Fibre Channel
5 15 (16.67%) LDAP
6 13 (14.44%) FCoE
7 12 (13.33%) LAN
7 12 (13.33%) WAN
7 12 (13.33%) DHCP
8 11 (12.22%) TCP/IP
9 9 (10.00%) HTTP
10 8 (8.89%) BIG-IP
10 8 (8.89%) Multicast
11 7 (7.78%) VoIP
12 4 (4.44%) SSL
13 3 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
14 2 (2.22%) Internet
15 1 (1.11%) 4G
15 1 (1.11%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.11%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 7 (7.78%) MySQL
4 5 (5.56%) Hadoop
4 5 (5.56%) HBase
5 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.44%) Subversion
2 4 (4.44%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.33%) JIRA
4 1 (1.11%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 29 (32.22%) Finance
2 14 (15.56%) Banking
3 5 (5.56%) Marketing
3 5 (5.56%) Investment Banking
3 5 (5.56%) Advertising
3 5 (5.56%) Games
4 4 (4.44%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.22%) Law
5 2 (2.22%) Legal
6 1 (1.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (33.33%) Administrator
2 15 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (12.22%) Architect
4 8 (8.89%) Storage Administrator
4 8 (8.89%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (7.78%) Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (7.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (6.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.56%) EMC Storage Administrator
7 5 (5.56%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.56%) UNIX Administrator
7 5 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) VMWare Administrator
8 4 (4.44%) Network Engineer
9 3 (3.33%) Windows Administrator
9 3 (3.33%) Technical Leader
9 3 (3.33%) Network Design Engineer
9 3 (3.33%) Storage Engineer
9 3 (3.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.11%) XML
2 8 (8.89%) Rendezvous
2 8 (8.89%) Middleware
3 6 (6.67%) HTML
3 6 (6.67%) XSLT
4 5 (5.56%) SOAP
4 5 (5.56%) Ultra Messaging
5 4 (4.44%) REST
6 3 (3.33%) JSON
6 3 (3.33%) Web Services
7 1 (1.11%) Java EE
7 1 (1.11%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.44%) Clustering
2 10 (11.11%) Symmetrix
3 9 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.89%) Hedge funds
4 8 (8.89%) Open Source
5 6 (6.67%) Replication
6 5 (5.56%) Online Games
7 3 (3.33%) IPTV
7 3 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.22%) Blackberry
8 2 (2.22%) Statistics
9 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (1.11%) Smart Meter
9 1 (1.11%) CESG
9 1 (1.11%) IVR
9 1 (1.11%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 60 (66.67%) Linux
2 59 (65.56%) Windows
3 28 (31.11%) Solaris
3 28 (31.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (28.89%) UNIX
5 17 (18.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (14.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 9 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (7.78%) CentOS
9 3 (3.33%) Android
10 2 (2.22%) AIX
11 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.78%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 12 (13.33%) ITIL
4 11 (12.22%) Migration
5 10 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
6 9 (10.00%) DevOps
6 9 (10.00%) Workflow
6 9 (10.00%) Service Management
7 7 (7.78%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (7.78%) Benchmarking
8 5 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (5.56%) E-Commerce
9 4 (4.44%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.44%) Change Management
9 4 (4.44%) Workflow Management
10 3 (3.33%) Network Design
10 3 (3.33%) Project Management
10 3 (3.33%) Capacity Management
10 3 (3.33%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 22 (24.44%) Perl
2 17 (18.89%) SQL
2 17 (18.89%) PowerShell
3 15 (16.67%) Python
4 11 (12.22%) Java
5 10 (11.11%) C
5 10 (11.11%) Bash Shell
6 9 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (7.78%) Ruby
8 4 (4.44%) Shell Script
8 4 (4.44%) Korn
9 2 (2.22%) VBA
10 1 (1.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (10.00%) NCDA
2 6 (6.67%) NCIE
3 5 (5.56%) Degree
4 3 (3.33%) JNCIA
4 3 (3.33%) JNCIS
4 3 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.33%) CCNP
4 3 (3.33%) CCNA
4 3 (3.33%) MCSE
4 3 (3.33%) MCP
4 3 (3.33%) VCAP
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (2.22%) RHCE
6 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.11%) ISEB
6 1 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.11%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) SLA
1 3 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.11%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (17.78%) VMware ESX
3 12 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 12 (13.33%) Xen
4 10 (11.11%) KVM
5 9 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (10.00%) Active Directory
6 8 (8.89%) SRDF
6 8 (8.89%) vSphere
7 7 (7.78%) Samba
8 6 (6.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 5 (5.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 5 (5.56%) XenApp
9 5 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (1.11%) FreeRADIUS
11 1 (1.11%) XenServer
11 1 (1.11%) XenDesktop
11 1 (1.11%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (1.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (16.67%) Puppet
2 12 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (10.00%) Tivoli
3 9 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 8 (8.89%) Nagios
5 7 (7.78%) Icinga
6 6 (6.67%) NetBackup
7 4 (4.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 3 (3.33%) Backup Exec
8 3 (3.33%) MIMEsweeper
8 3 (3.33%) MAILsweeper
8 3 (3.33%) Opsview
8 3 (3.33%) collectd
8 3 (3.33%) Graphite
8 3 (3.33%) vMotion
9 2 (2.22%) Cobbler
9 2 (2.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (2.22%) EMC Navisphere
10 1 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (1.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 57 (63.33%) VMware
2 37 (41.11%) NetApp
3 29 (32.22%) Red Hat
4 27 (30.00%) Cisco
5 26 (28.89%) EMC
6 25 (27.78%) Oracle
7 23 (25.56%) IBM
8 20 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 17 (18.89%) HP
10 12 (13.33%) 3PAR
11 10 (11.11%) Sybase
11 10 (11.11%) F5
12 9 (10.00%) Brocade
12 9 (10.00%) Symantec
13 8 (8.89%) TIBCO
13 8 (8.89%) Intel
14 7 (7.78%) DataSynapse
15 6 (6.67%) Sun
15 6 (6.67%) Veritas
15 6 (6.67%) Citrix
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