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 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 399 389 390
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Contract jobs citing NFS 50 47 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the System Software category 1.82% 2.05% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 32 22
Median daily rate £550 £375 £511
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% -26.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £279 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £500 £609
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £404 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +24.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.46 - £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
2750 2291 2352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.95% 9.65% 9.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1943 1493 1453
Median daily rate £450 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 97 169
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.73 £43.50 £34.00
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 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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +37 10 £550 +45.21% 3
Docklands, London +13 3 £350 -
Surbiton - 1 £550 -
NFS
England

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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 London region with a requirement for NFS.

1 107 (88.43%) Linux
2 78 (64.46%) SAN
3 74 (61.16%) VMware
4 63 (52.07%) Windows
5 54 (44.63%) NetApp
6 52 (42.98%) Puppet
7 45 (37.19%) Fibre Channel
7 45 (37.19%) VMware Infrastructure
8 44 (36.36%) NAS
8 44 (36.36%) Unix
9 41 (33.88%) Oracle
9 41 (33.88%) Solaris
10 40 (33.06%) iSCSI
11 39 (32.23%) Cisco
12 38 (31.40%) DNS
13 36 (29.75%) Red Hat
14 35 (28.93%) Apache
15 30 (24.79%) Perl
15 30 (24.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 29 (23.97%) EMC
16 29 (23.97%) Finance
17 27 (22.31%) Configuration Management
17 27 (22.31%) IBM
17 27 (22.31%) Python
17 27 (22.31%) LDAP
18 25 (20.66%) MySQL
18 25 (20.66%) HP
19 24 (19.83%) SQL Server
20 23 (19.01%) Git (software)
20 23 (19.01%) 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 35 (28.93%) Apache
2 21 (17.36%) OpenStack
3 20 (16.53%) Tomcat
4 13 (10.74%) IIS
5 11 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 8 (6.61%) Oracle Coherence
6 8 (6.61%) WebSphere
7 6 (4.96%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (4.96%) MS Exchange
8 4 (3.31%) JBoss
8 4 (3.31%) SharePoint
9 3 (2.48%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (2.48%) WebLogic
9 3 (2.48%) Zimbra
10 2 (1.65%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (1.65%) ColdFusion
10 2 (1.65%) FileNet
10 2 (1.65%) Oracle 10gAS
11 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (10.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) RMDS
1 1 (0.83%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 21 (17.36%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (9.92%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (4.13%) PaaS
4 3 (2.48%) IaaS
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.83%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.83%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.83%) Office 365
5 1 (0.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 78 (64.46%) SAN
2 45 (37.19%) Fibre Channel
3 44 (36.36%) NAS
4 40 (33.06%) iSCSI
5 38 (31.40%) DNS
6 27 (22.31%) LDAP
7 23 (19.01%) FCoE
8 22 (18.18%) TCP/IP
9 20 (16.53%) LAN
9 20 (16.53%) WAN
10 16 (13.22%) HTTP
10 16 (13.22%) Multicast
11 13 (10.74%) DHCP
12 12 (9.92%) Firewall
13 8 (6.61%) VPN
14 6 (4.96%) BGP
14 6 (4.96%) BIG-IP
14 6 (4.96%) Cisco IOS
14 6 (4.96%) VLAN
15 5 (4.13%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (20.66%) MySQL
2 24 (19.83%) SQL Server
3 11 (9.09%) Hadoop
4 10 (8.26%) HBase
5 6 (4.96%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.31%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.65%) Big Data
7 2 (1.65%) DB2
7 2 (1.65%) IDOL
7 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.65%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 2 (1.65%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (1.65%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.65%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.83%) DataStage
8 1 (0.83%) OLAP
8 1 (0.83%) OLTP
8 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (19.01%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 10 (8.26%) Subversion
4 7 (5.79%) JIRA
5 6 (4.96%) git-flow
6 3 (2.48%) Gerrit
7 2 (1.65%) Ant
7 2 (1.65%) GCC
7 2 (1.65%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 29 (23.97%) Finance
2 15 (12.40%) Banking
3 7 (5.79%) Financial Institution
4 5 (4.13%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.31%) Games
6 3 (2.48%) Advertising
6 3 (2.48%) Law
6 3 (2.48%) Legal
7 2 (1.65%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.65%) Retail
8 1 (0.83%) Automotive
8 1 (0.83%) Front Office
8 1 (0.83%) Marketing
8 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (34.71%) Administrator
2 25 (20.66%) Systems Administrator
3 19 (15.70%) Architect
4 16 (13.22%) Linux Engineer
5 15 (12.40%) Infrastructure Architect
6 11 (9.09%) Storage Administrator
6 11 (9.09%) Unix Administrator
7 10 (8.26%) Lead Architect
7 10 (8.26%) Unix Engineer
8 8 (6.61%) Cloud Engineer
8 8 (6.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (6.61%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 8 (6.61%) Linux Administrator
8 8 (6.61%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 8 (6.61%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (6.61%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (6.61%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 6 (4.96%) VMWare Administrator
10 5 (4.13%) AIX Administrator
10 5 (4.13%) AIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.88%) LAMP
2 14 (11.57%) Middleware
3 10 (8.26%) Web Services
4 8 (6.61%) Rendezvous
5 7 (5.79%) HTML
5 7 (5.79%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (5.79%) XML
5 7 (5.79%) XSLT
6 6 (4.96%) libvirt
7 4 (3.31%) JRuby
8 2 (1.65%) ELK Stack
8 2 (1.65%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (1.65%) Node.js
9 1 (0.83%) .NET
9 1 (0.83%) CGI
9 1 (0.83%) Embperl
9 1 (0.83%) FastCGI
9 1 (0.83%) LAPP Stack
9 1 (0.83%) Memcached
9 1 (0.83%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.57%) Private Cloud
2 11 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 9 (7.44%) Client/Server
4 8 (6.61%) Clustering
4 8 (6.61%) Computer Science
5 7 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (5.79%) Enterprise Storage
5 7 (5.79%) Replication
5 7 (5.79%) Virtual Team
6 5 (4.13%) EMC VNX
6 5 (4.13%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (3.31%) HACMP
7 4 (3.31%) Hedge funds
8 3 (2.48%) Driving Licence
8 3 (2.48%) EMC VMAX
8 3 (2.48%) Fintech
8 3 (2.48%) Online Banking
9 2 (1.65%) HP StoreVirtual
9 2 (1.65%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 107 (88.43%) Linux
2 63 (52.07%) Windows
3 44 (36.36%) Unix
4 41 (33.88%) Solaris
5 30 (24.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (16.53%) Windows Server
7 11 (9.09%) AIX
7 11 (9.09%) Ubuntu
8 6 (4.96%) Data ONTAP
9 5 (4.13%) CentOS
9 5 (4.13%) HPUX
9 5 (4.13%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (3.31%) VyOS
10 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (2.48%) Debian
11 3 (2.48%) SUSE
12 2 (1.65%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (1.65%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.83%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (22.31%) Configuration Management
2 21 (17.36%) Performance Tuning
3 20 (16.53%) ITIL
3 20 (16.53%) Open Source
4 19 (15.70%) DevOps
5 18 (14.88%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (14.05%) Migration
7 14 (11.57%) Benchmarking
7 14 (11.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (9.92%) Change Management
9 11 (9.09%) Capacity Management
9 11 (9.09%) Load Balancing
10 10 (8.26%) High Availability
11 9 (7.44%) Data Management
12 7 (5.79%) Dependency Management
12 7 (5.79%) Kernel Tuning
12 7 (5.79%) Patch Management
12 7 (5.79%) Service Management
13 6 (4.96%) Capacity Planning
13 6 (4.96%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (24.79%) Perl
2 27 (22.31%) Python
3 23 (19.01%) Bash Shell
4 21 (17.36%) SQL
5 16 (13.22%) Ruby
6 15 (12.40%) PowerShell
7 14 (11.57%) Java
8 9 (7.44%) JavaScript
8 9 (7.44%) Shell Script
9 8 (6.61%) PHP
10 4 (3.31%) C
10 4 (3.31%) C++
10 4 (3.31%) Korn
11 2 (1.65%) VBScript
12 1 (0.83%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.83%) Go
12 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (16.53%) RHCE
2 17 (14.05%) RHCA
3 9 (7.44%) Degree
4 7 (5.79%) CCNA
4 7 (5.79%) CCNP
4 7 (5.79%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (5.79%) RHCSA
5 3 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.65%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.83%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.83%) MCSE
7 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.83%) VCAP
7 1 (0.83%) VCP5
7 1 (0.83%) VCP6
7 1 (0.83%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.61%) SLA
2 6 (4.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (37.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (19.01%) KVM
3 19 (15.70%) Active Directory
4 17 (14.05%) Hyper-V
4 17 (14.05%) SRDF
4 17 (14.05%) Xen
5 13 (10.74%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
6 11 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (9.09%) VMware ESX
7 9 (7.44%) iptables
8 8 (6.61%) vSphere
9 7 (5.79%) Docker
9 7 (5.79%) Samba
10 6 (4.96%) Squid
10 6 (4.96%) XenServer
11 5 (4.13%) StorNext
11 5 (4.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 4 (3.31%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 52 (42.98%) Puppet
2 18 (14.88%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (14.05%) NetBackup
4 16 (13.22%) Nagios
5 7 (5.79%) HAProxy
5 7 (5.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 7 (5.79%) ZABBIX
6 6 (4.96%) Ansible
6 6 (4.96%) CFEngine
6 6 (4.96%) logstash
7 5 (4.13%) SnapVault
7 5 (4.13%) Tivoli
7 5 (4.13%) vRealize
8 4 (3.31%) OpenView
9 3 (2.48%) Red Hat Satellite
9 3 (2.48%) SCCM
10 2 (1.65%) Cacti
10 2 (1.65%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (1.65%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (1.65%) SCOM
Vendors
1 74 (61.16%) VMware
2 54 (44.63%) NetApp
3 41 (33.88%) Oracle
4 39 (32.23%) Cisco
5 36 (29.75%) Red Hat
6 29 (23.97%) EMC
7 27 (22.31%) IBM
8 25 (20.66%) HP
9 17 (14.05%) Intel
10 16 (13.22%) Brocade
11 15 (12.40%) Veritas
12 14 (11.57%) Microsoft
13 10 (8.26%) 3PAR
14 9 (7.44%) Symantec
15 8 (6.61%) DataSynapse
15 8 (6.61%) Sun
15 8 (6.61%) Sybase
15 8 (6.61%) TIBCO
16 7 (5.79%) Dell
17 6 (4.96%) Isilon
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