The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 365 382 383
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Contract jobs citing NFS 63 49 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 2.61% 2.16% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 33 18
Median daily rate £475 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £534
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £407 £291
% change year-on-year
+4.42% +40.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.46 £16.50 -
% change year-on-year
+199.75% -
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
2418 2264 2107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.19% 9.69% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1736 1512 1293
Median daily rate £445 £374 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.98% +6.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 124 150
Median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.05 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £40.00 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing NFS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the London region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
City of London +51 16 £475 +48.43% 1
Surbiton - 4 £475 -
Docklands, London +9 2 £350 -
Croydon - 1 £450 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £500 -
NFS
England

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 London region with a requirement for NFS.

1 106 (91.38%) Linux
2 79 (68.10%) SAN
3 68 (58.62%) VMware
4 64 (55.17%) Windows
5 51 (43.97%) Cisco
6 50 (43.10%) NetApp
7 48 (41.38%) Puppet
8 46 (39.66%) Fibre Channel
9 44 (37.93%) NAS
10 41 (35.34%) VMware Infrastructure
11 39 (33.62%) Unix
12 38 (32.76%) iSCSI
13 36 (31.03%) Solaris
14 35 (30.17%) Red Hat
15 33 (28.45%) Oracle
16 31 (26.72%) EMC
17 30 (25.86%) Finance
18 29 (25.00%) DNS
18 29 (25.00%) Open Source
19 28 (24.14%) DevOps
19 28 (24.14%) Apache
19 28 (24.14%) Configuration Management
20 27 (23.28%) Python
20 27 (23.28%) IBM
21 26 (22.41%) LDAP
21 26 (22.41%) OpenStack
22 25 (21.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 24 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
23 24 (20.69%) Perl
24 23 (19.83%) Bash Shell

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 28 (24.14%) Apache
2 26 (22.41%) OpenStack
3 21 (18.10%) Tomcat
4 14 (12.07%) IIS
4 14 (12.07%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 12 (10.34%) WebSphere
6 11 (9.48%) Oracle Coherence
7 7 (6.03%) Cloud Foundry
8 6 (5.17%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (4.31%) MS Exchange
9 5 (4.31%) SharePoint
10 3 (2.59%) JBoss
10 3 (2.59%) Jetty
10 3 (2.59%) Zimbra
11 2 (1.72%) FileNet
12 1 (0.86%) Confluence
12 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) RMDS
1 1 (0.86%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 21 (18.10%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.90%) IaaS
2 8 (6.90%) PaaS
3 7 (6.03%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.45%) Office 365
5 3 (2.59%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (2.59%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 79 (68.10%) SAN
2 46 (39.66%) Fibre Channel
3 44 (37.93%) NAS
4 38 (32.76%) iSCSI
5 29 (25.00%) DNS
6 26 (22.41%) LDAP
7 23 (19.83%) FCoE
8 22 (18.97%) LAN
8 22 (18.97%) WAN
9 18 (15.52%) Multicast
10 16 (13.79%) HTTP
11 15 (12.93%) TCP/IP
12 11 (9.48%) Firewall
13 10 (8.62%) DHCP
14 8 (6.90%) Cisco Nexus
15 7 (6.03%) VPN
16 6 (5.17%) BGP
16 6 (5.17%) BIG-IP
16 6 (5.17%) Cisco IOS
16 6 (5.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.66%) MySQL
3 13 (11.21%) Hadoop
3 13 (11.21%) HBase
4 8 (6.90%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.59%) Couchbase
5 3 (2.59%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.72%) DB2
6 2 (1.72%) IDOL
7 1 (0.86%) Big Data
7 1 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.86%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.86%) OLAP
7 1 (0.86%) OLTP
7 1 (0.86%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 14 (12.07%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.48%) Jenkins
3 8 (6.90%) Sonatype Nexus
4 7 (6.03%) JIRA
5 6 (5.17%) git-flow
6 3 (2.59%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.72%) Ant
7 2 (1.72%) GCC
7 2 (1.72%) Subversion
General
1 30 (25.86%) Finance
2 17 (14.66%) Banking
3 8 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.03%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.45%) Games
5 4 (3.45%) Legal
5 4 (3.45%) Marketing
6 3 (2.59%) Law
7 2 (1.72%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.72%) Retail
8 1 (0.86%) Advertising
8 1 (0.86%) Front Office
8 1 (0.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (36.21%) Administrator
2 29 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 20 (17.24%) Architect
4 19 (16.38%) Linux Engineer
5 17 (14.66%) Infrastructure Architect
6 12 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (10.34%) Storage Administrator
7 11 (9.48%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 11 (9.48%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (9.48%) Unix Administrator
8 9 (7.76%) DevOps Engineer
8 9 (7.76%) Linux Administrator
8 9 (7.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 8 (6.90%) Lead Architect
9 8 (6.90%) Unix Engineer
9 8 (6.90%) Unix Systems Administrator
10 7 (6.03%) Cloud Engineer
10 7 (6.03%) VMWare Administrator
11 6 (5.17%) AWS Engineer
12 5 (4.31%) AIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.52%) Web Services
2 15 (12.93%) Middleware
3 11 (9.48%) Rendezvous
4 10 (8.62%) HTML
4 10 (8.62%) LAMP
4 10 (8.62%) XML
4 10 (8.62%) XSLT
5 7 (6.03%) Node.js
6 6 (5.17%) JRuby
6 6 (5.17%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (2.59%) Dropwizard
7 3 (2.59%) Java EE
7 3 (2.59%) JMX
7 3 (2.59%) jQuery
7 3 (2.59%) LAPP Stack
7 3 (2.59%) Swagger
8 2 (1.72%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (1.72%) libvirt
9 1 (0.86%) ELK Stack
9 1 (0.86%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.79%) Private Cloud
2 11 (9.48%) Data Centre
3 7 (6.03%) Client/Server
3 7 (6.03%) Clustering
3 7 (6.03%) EMC VNX
3 7 (6.03%) Enterprise Storage
3 7 (6.03%) Virtual Team
4 6 (5.17%) Hedge funds
4 6 (5.17%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.31%) EMC VMAX
5 5 (4.31%) Replication
6 4 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (2.59%) Driving Licence
7 3 (2.59%) Fintech
7 3 (2.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (2.59%) Online Games
8 2 (1.72%) BBC
8 2 (1.72%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.72%) HACMP
8 2 (1.72%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 106 (91.38%) Linux
2 64 (55.17%) Windows
3 39 (33.62%) Unix
4 36 (31.03%) Solaris
5 25 (21.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (13.79%) Windows Server
7 9 (7.76%) AIX
8 7 (6.03%) CentOS
8 7 (6.03%) Ubuntu
9 6 (5.17%) VyOS
10 5 (4.31%) Data ONTAP
10 5 (4.31%) Debian
11 4 (3.45%) Windows 7
12 3 (2.59%) Mac OS X
12 3 (2.59%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.72%) HPUX
13 2 (1.72%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (1.72%) SUSE
14 1 (0.86%) Android
14 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (25.00%) Open Source
2 28 (24.14%) Configuration Management
2 28 (24.14%) DevOps
3 24 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (15.52%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (14.66%) Benchmarking
6 15 (12.93%) Migration
7 14 (12.07%) ITIL
8 13 (11.21%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (10.34%) High Availability
10 10 (8.62%) Capacity Planning
10 10 (8.62%) Dependency Management
11 9 (7.76%) Change Management
12 8 (6.90%) API Development
12 8 (6.90%) Capacity Management
13 7 (6.03%) Continuous Delivery
14 6 (5.17%) Compatibility Testing
14 6 (5.17%) Data Management
14 6 (5.17%) DNA
14 6 (5.17%) Kernel Tuning
Programming Languages
1 27 (23.28%) Python
2 24 (20.69%) Perl
3 23 (19.83%) Bash Shell
4 22 (18.97%) Java
5 21 (18.10%) SQL
6 16 (13.79%) PowerShell
7 15 (12.93%) JavaScript
8 8 (6.90%) Ruby
9 5 (4.31%) PHP
10 4 (3.45%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.59%) C
11 3 (2.59%) C++
12 2 (1.72%) VBScript
13 1 (0.86%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.86%) Korn
Qualifications
1 19 (16.38%) RHCE
2 16 (13.79%) RHCA
3 6 (5.17%) CCNA
3 6 (5.17%) CCNP
3 6 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (5.17%) Degree
3 6 (5.17%) RHCSA
4 3 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.17%) SLA
2 3 (2.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (35.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (17.24%) KVM
3 19 (16.38%) Hyper-V
3 19 (16.38%) SRDF
3 19 (16.38%) Virtual Machines
4 18 (15.52%) Xen
5 15 (12.93%) Active Directory
6 14 (12.07%) VMware ESX
7 13 (11.21%) Oracle RAC
7 13 (11.21%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (6.90%) iptables
8 8 (6.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 6 (5.17%) Docker
10 5 (4.31%) Squid
10 5 (4.31%) StorNext
10 5 (4.31%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 4 (3.45%) Ceph
11 4 (3.45%) Samba
11 4 (3.45%) vCloud
11 4 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 48 (41.38%) Puppet
2 14 (12.07%) Nagios
2 14 (12.07%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (10.34%) NetBackup
4 9 (7.76%) HAProxy
5 7 (6.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 7 (6.03%) ZABBIX
6 6 (5.17%) CFEngine
6 6 (5.17%) logstash
7 5 (4.31%) Ansible
7 5 (4.31%) Tivoli
8 4 (3.45%) Cacti
8 4 (3.45%) EMC VPLEX
8 4 (3.45%) SnapVault
8 4 (3.45%) vRealize
9 3 (2.59%) Bacula
9 3 (2.59%) Casper Suite
10 2 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (1.72%) OpenView
10 2 (1.72%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 68 (58.62%) VMware
2 51 (43.97%) Cisco
3 50 (43.10%) NetApp
4 35 (30.17%) Red Hat
5 33 (28.45%) Oracle
6 31 (26.72%) EMC
7 27 (23.28%) IBM
8 19 (16.38%) Intel
9 18 (15.52%) HP
10 15 (12.93%) Brocade
11 13 (11.21%) Microsoft
12 12 (10.34%) Sybase
12 12 (10.34%) Veritas
13 11 (9.48%) DataSynapse
13 11 (9.48%) TIBCO
14 10 (8.62%) 3PAR
15 9 (7.76%) Isilon
15 9 (7.76%) Symantec
16 8 (6.90%) Dell
16 8 (6.90%) F5
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