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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 396 391 389
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing NFS 45 44 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 1.64% 2.02% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 33 37
Median daily rate £475 £401 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.60% -5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £353 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.96 - £30.00
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 2182 2358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.01% 9.46% 9.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1899 1461 1513
Median daily rate £450 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 99 163
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.04% +1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.30 £43.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +8 6 £425 +8.97% 2
Docklands, London +10 1 - -
NFS
England

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 98 (87.50%) Linux
2 76 (67.86%) VMware
3 74 (66.07%) SAN
4 54 (48.21%) Puppet
5 53 (47.32%) Windows
6 47 (41.96%) NetApp
7 45 (40.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 41 (36.61%) iSCSI
9 40 (35.71%) Unix
9 40 (35.71%) DNS
9 40 (35.71%) NAS
10 39 (34.82%) Fibre Channel
11 38 (33.93%) Apache
12 37 (33.04%) Solaris
12 37 (33.04%) Cisco
13 33 (29.46%) Oracle
14 31 (27.68%) Perl
15 30 (26.79%) Red Hat
16 29 (25.89%) Python
17 28 (25.00%) MySQL
17 28 (25.00%) Configuration Management
18 27 (24.11%) Finance
19 26 (23.21%) HP
19 26 (23.21%) LDAP
20 25 (22.32%) EMC
20 25 (22.32%) Git (software)
20 25 (22.32%) KVM
21 24 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 24 (21.43%) Bash Shell
21 24 (21.43%) SQL Server

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 38 (33.93%) Apache
2 21 (18.75%) Tomcat
3 20 (17.86%) OpenStack
4 13 (11.61%) IIS
5 11 (9.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 8 (7.14%) Oracle Coherence
6 8 (7.14%) WebSphere
7 6 (5.36%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (5.36%) MS Exchange
8 4 (3.57%) IBM HTTP Server
8 4 (3.57%) JBoss
8 4 (3.57%) SharePoint
9 3 (2.68%) WebLogic
9 3 (2.68%) Zimbra
10 2 (1.79%) ColdFusion
10 2 (1.79%) FileNet
10 2 (1.79%) Oracle 10gAS
11 1 (0.89%) Confluence
11 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) RMDS
1 1 (0.89%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 21 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (3.57%) PaaS
4 1 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.89%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.89%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.89%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.89%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.89%) IaaS
4 1 (0.89%) Office 365
4 1 (0.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 74 (66.07%) SAN
2 41 (36.61%) iSCSI
3 40 (35.71%) DNS
3 40 (35.71%) NAS
4 39 (34.82%) Fibre Channel
5 26 (23.21%) LDAP
6 23 (20.54%) FCoE
6 23 (20.54%) TCP/IP
7 21 (18.75%) LAN
7 21 (18.75%) WAN
8 17 (15.18%) HTTP
9 15 (13.39%) Multicast
10 12 (10.71%) DHCP
11 11 (9.82%) Firewall
12 8 (7.14%) VLAN
13 7 (6.25%) VPN
14 6 (5.36%) BGP
14 6 (5.36%) Cisco IOS
14 6 (5.36%) SMTP
14 6 (5.36%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (25.00%) MySQL
2 24 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 11 (9.82%) Hadoop
4 10 (8.93%) HBase
5 5 (4.46%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.79%) Big Data
7 2 (1.79%) IDOL
7 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.79%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 2 (1.79%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (1.79%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.79%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.89%) DataStage
8 1 (0.89%) DB2
8 1 (0.89%) OLAP
8 1 (0.89%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (22.32%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.93%) Jenkins
2 10 (8.93%) Subversion
3 7 (6.25%) JIRA
4 6 (5.36%) git-flow
5 4 (3.57%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.89%) Ant
6 1 (0.89%) GCC
General
1 27 (24.11%) Finance
2 15 (13.39%) Banking
3 7 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.68%) Advertising
5 3 (2.68%) Games
6 2 (1.79%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.79%) Law
6 2 (1.79%) Legal
6 2 (1.79%) Retail
7 1 (0.89%) Automotive
7 1 (0.89%) Front Office
7 1 (0.89%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (28.57%) Administrator
2 22 (19.64%) Systems Administrator
3 19 (16.96%) Architect
4 15 (13.39%) Infrastructure Architect
4 15 (13.39%) Linux Engineer
5 10 (8.93%) Cloud Engineer
5 10 (8.93%) Lead Architect
6 9 (8.04%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (7.14%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 8 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
7 8 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 8 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (6.25%) Unix Administrator
8 7 (6.25%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 6 (5.36%) Unix Engineer
9 6 (5.36%) VMWare Administrator
10 5 (4.46%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 5 (4.46%) Storage Administrator
11 4 (3.57%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.75%) LAMP
2 14 (12.50%) Middleware
3 8 (7.14%) libvirt
3 8 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (7.14%) Rendezvous
3 8 (7.14%) Web Services
4 7 (6.25%) HTML
4 7 (6.25%) XML
4 7 (6.25%) XSLT
5 4 (3.57%) JRuby
6 2 (1.79%) CGI
6 2 (1.79%) ELK Stack
6 2 (1.79%) Embperl
6 2 (1.79%) FastCGI
6 2 (1.79%) Memcached
6 2 (1.79%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.89%) .NET
7 1 (0.89%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.89%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (0.89%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.50%) Private Cloud
2 11 (9.82%) Computer Science
2 11 (9.82%) Data Centre
3 10 (8.93%) Client/Server
4 9 (8.04%) Clustering
5 8 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (6.25%) Replication
6 7 (6.25%) Virtual Team
7 5 (4.46%) Management Information System
8 4 (3.57%) EMC VNX
8 4 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (3.57%) HACMP
8 4 (3.57%) Hedge funds
9 3 (2.68%) Derivative
9 3 (2.68%) EMC VMAX
9 3 (2.68%) Fintech
9 3 (2.68%) Online Banking
10 2 (1.79%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.79%) PKI
11 1 (0.89%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 98 (87.50%) Linux
2 53 (47.32%) Windows
3 40 (35.71%) Unix
4 37 (33.04%) Solaris
5 24 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (18.75%) Windows Server
7 13 (11.61%) Ubuntu
8 6 (5.36%) AIX
8 6 (5.36%) Data ONTAP
9 5 (4.46%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (3.57%) CentOS
10 4 (3.57%) SUSE
10 4 (3.57%) VyOS
10 4 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (2.68%) Debian
11 3 (2.68%) HPUX
11 3 (2.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.89%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 22 (19.64%) Performance Tuning
3 20 (17.86%) Open Source
4 17 (15.18%) DevOps
4 17 (15.18%) ITIL
5 16 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (12.50%) Benchmarking
6 14 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (10.71%) Change Management
7 12 (10.71%) Load Balancing
8 11 (9.82%) Migration
9 10 (8.93%) High Availability
10 9 (8.04%) Data Management
11 8 (7.14%) Kernel Tuning
12 7 (6.25%) Patch Management
12 7 (6.25%) Service Management
13 6 (5.36%) Capacity Management
13 6 (5.36%) Compatibility Testing
13 6 (5.36%) Dependency Management
14 5 (4.46%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 31 (27.68%) Perl
2 29 (25.89%) Python
3 24 (21.43%) Bash Shell
4 21 (18.75%) SQL
5 17 (15.18%) Ruby
6 15 (13.39%) PowerShell
7 12 (10.71%) Java
8 10 (8.93%) Shell Script
9 9 (8.04%) JavaScript
10 8 (7.14%) PHP
11 5 (4.46%) Korn
12 4 (3.57%) C
12 4 (3.57%) C++
13 2 (1.79%) Go
13 2 (1.79%) VBScript
14 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (16.07%) RHCE
2 17 (15.18%) RHCA
3 12 (10.71%) Degree
4 8 (7.14%) CCNA
4 8 (7.14%) CCNP
4 8 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (7.14%) RHCSA
5 3 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.68%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.79%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.79%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.89%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.89%) MCSE
7 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.89%) VCAP
7 1 (0.89%) VCP5
7 1 (0.89%) VCP6
7 1 (0.89%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.25%) SLA
2 6 (5.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (40.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (22.32%) KVM
3 19 (16.96%) Active Directory
4 17 (15.18%) Hyper-V
4 17 (15.18%) SRDF
4 17 (15.18%) Xen
5 13 (11.61%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (8.93%) Oracle RAC
6 10 (8.93%) VMware ESX
7 9 (8.04%) iptables
7 9 (8.04%) vSphere
8 8 (7.14%) Samba
8 8 (7.14%) XenServer
9 7 (6.25%) Docker
9 7 (6.25%) Squid
10 5 (4.46%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (2.68%) Postfix
11 3 (2.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (2.68%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 54 (48.21%) Puppet
2 19 (16.96%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (14.29%) Nagios
3 16 (14.29%) NetBackup
4 8 (7.14%) HAProxy
5 7 (6.25%) ZABBIX
6 6 (5.36%) CFEngine
6 6 (5.36%) logstash
7 5 (4.46%) Ansible
7 5 (4.46%) OpenView
7 5 (4.46%) SnapVault
7 5 (4.46%) vRealize
8 4 (3.57%) Red Hat Satellite
9 3 (2.68%) SCCM
9 3 (2.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (1.79%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (1.79%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (1.79%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (1.79%) SCOM
10 2 (1.79%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 76 (67.86%) VMware
2 47 (41.96%) NetApp
3 37 (33.04%) Cisco
4 33 (29.46%) Oracle
5 30 (26.79%) Red Hat
6 26 (23.21%) HP
7 25 (22.32%) EMC
8 23 (20.54%) IBM
9 17 (15.18%) Intel
10 14 (12.50%) Veritas
11 12 (10.71%) Brocade
12 11 (9.82%) Microsoft
13 10 (8.93%) 3PAR
13 10 (8.93%) Sun
14 8 (7.14%) DataSynapse
14 8 (7.14%) Dell
14 8 (7.14%) TIBCO
15 7 (6.25%) Sybase
15 7 (6.25%) Symantec
16 6 (5.36%) ArcSight
City of London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £100 - £125 per day + Night Shift / On-Call Allowance
Posted: 27 days ago