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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network File System (NFS)
England / London
Rank 359 335 368
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +33
Contract jobs citing NFS 45 63 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.31% 0.19%
As % of the System Software category 1.88% 3.06% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 50 26
Median daily rate £475 £469 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £370 £388
% change year-on-year
-13.51% -4.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- -50.00%

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
2393 2057 1936
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.35% 10.02% 9.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1668 1421 1268
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £214 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £610 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 83 121
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.40 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.82% +35.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.35 £50.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.13 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.27% -

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 -14 3 £450 - 3
Docklands, London - 2 £375 -
Canary Wharf -2 1 £675 +35.00%
NFS
England

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 76 (87.36%) Linux
2 61 (70.11%) VMware
3 51 (58.62%) SAN
4 47 (54.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 45 (51.72%) DNS
6 42 (48.28%) Unix
6 42 (48.28%) Windows
6 42 (48.28%) Solaris
7 35 (40.23%) NAS
7 35 (40.23%) Bash Shell
8 34 (39.08%) Puppet
8 34 (39.08%) Apache
9 33 (37.93%) Perl
10 31 (35.63%) Python
10 31 (35.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 30 (34.48%) iSCSI
11 30 (34.48%) HP
12 29 (33.33%) Red Hat
12 29 (33.33%) LDAP
12 29 (33.33%) Oracle
13 25 (28.74%) NetApp
13 25 (28.74%) EMC
14 24 (27.59%) MySQL
14 24 (27.59%) Sun
14 24 (27.59%) KVM
15 23 (26.44%) TCP/IP
15 23 (26.44%) SQL
15 23 (26.44%) Veritas
16 22 (25.29%) Configuration Management
16 22 (25.29%) Tomcat

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 34 (39.08%) Apache
2 22 (25.29%) Tomcat
3 16 (18.39%) IIS
4 10 (11.49%) OpenStack
4 10 (11.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 9 (10.34%) WebSphere
6 8 (9.20%) Oracle Coherence
7 4 (4.60%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (3.45%) MS Exchange
8 3 (3.45%) WebLogic
9 2 (2.30%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (2.30%) ColdFusion
9 2 (2.30%) nginx
9 2 (2.30%) Oracle 10gAS
9 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
10 1 (1.15%) JBoss
Applications
1 15 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) RMDS
1 3 (3.45%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 19 (21.84%) Cloud Computing
2 18 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.30%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (2.30%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.15%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.15%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.15%) CloudFront
5 1 (1.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 51 (58.62%) SAN
2 45 (51.72%) DNS
3 35 (40.23%) NAS
4 30 (34.48%) iSCSI
5 29 (33.33%) LDAP
6 23 (26.44%) TCP/IP
7 18 (20.69%) FCoE
8 16 (18.39%) HTTP
9 13 (14.94%) DHCP
9 13 (14.94%) Fibre Channel
10 11 (12.64%) LAN
10 11 (12.64%) WAN
11 10 (11.49%) SSL
11 10 (11.49%) VLAN
12 9 (10.34%) Multicast
13 8 (9.20%) Internet
14 7 (8.05%) SSH
15 5 (5.75%) Kerberos
16 4 (4.60%) FTP
16 4 (4.60%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (27.59%) MySQL
2 19 (21.84%) SQL Server
3 10 (11.49%) Hadoop
4 9 (10.34%) HBase
5 6 (6.90%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.60%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.30%) Big Data
8 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.30%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 2 (2.30%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (2.30%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.15%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.15%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 16 (18.39%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.90%) Subversion
3 4 (4.60%) Gerrit
4 1 (1.15%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.15%) Metasploit
General
1 21 (24.14%) Finance
2 18 (20.69%) Banking
3 6 (6.90%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.45%) Games
5 2 (2.30%) Advertising
5 2 (2.30%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.15%) Automotive
6 1 (1.15%) Back Office
6 1 (1.15%) Japanese Language
6 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.15%) Retail
6 1 (1.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (36.78%) Administrator
2 21 (24.14%) Systems Administrator
3 15 (17.24%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 14 (16.09%) Architect
4 14 (16.09%) Unix Administrator
5 13 (14.94%) Linux Engineer
6 11 (12.64%) Infrastructure Architect
6 11 (12.64%) Linux Administrator
7 9 (10.34%) VMWare Administrator
8 8 (9.20%) Cloud Engineer
8 8 (9.20%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 6 (6.90%) Unix Engineer
9 6 (6.90%) Unix Linux Engineer
10 5 (5.75%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 4 (4.60%) Applications Engineer
11 4 (4.60%) Applications Support
11 4 (4.60%) Applications Support Engineer
11 4 (4.60%) Senior Cloud Engineer
11 4 (4.60%) Support Engineer
11 4 (4.60%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.99%) LAMP
2 10 (11.49%) Middleware
3 9 (10.34%) libvirt
3 9 (10.34%) RabbitMQ
4 8 (9.20%) HTML
4 8 (9.20%) Rendezvous
4 8 (9.20%) XML
4 8 (9.20%) XSLT
5 4 (4.60%) .NET
5 4 (4.60%) CGI
5 4 (4.60%) Embperl
5 4 (4.60%) FastCGI
5 4 (4.60%) Memcached
5 4 (4.60%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (4.60%) Web Services
6 2 (2.30%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (1.15%) ELK Stack
7 1 (1.15%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.09%) Client/Server
2 10 (11.49%) Computer Science
2 10 (11.49%) Data Centre
2 10 (11.49%) Private Cloud
3 8 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.20%) Clustering
4 5 (5.75%) Online Banking
5 4 (4.60%) Derivative
5 4 (4.60%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.60%) Virtual Team
6 3 (3.45%) CLARiiON
6 3 (3.45%) EMC VNX
6 3 (3.45%) Replication
7 2 (2.30%) Fintech
7 2 (2.30%) HACMP
8 1 (1.15%) EMC VMAX
8 1 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.15%) Life Science
8 1 (1.15%) PKI
8 1 (1.15%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 76 (87.36%) Linux
2 42 (48.28%) Solaris
2 42 (48.28%) Unix
2 42 (48.28%) Windows
3 31 (35.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (18.39%) Windows Server
5 8 (9.20%) Ubuntu
5 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (8.05%) SUSE
7 5 (5.75%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 5 (5.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.45%) Data ONTAP
8 3 (3.45%) Debian
8 3 (3.45%) HPUX
9 2 (2.30%) AIX
9 2 (2.30%) CentOS
9 2 (2.30%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.15%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (1.15%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.29%) Configuration Management
2 20 (22.99%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (18.39%) DevOps
4 15 (17.24%) Kernel Tuning
5 14 (16.09%) Change Management
5 14 (16.09%) Load Balancing
6 13 (14.94%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (13.79%) ITIL
8 10 (11.49%) Benchmarking
9 9 (10.34%) Migration
9 9 (10.34%) Open Source
10 8 (9.20%) Data Management
10 8 (9.20%) SDLC
10 8 (9.20%) Service Management
11 7 (8.05%) Capacity Planning
12 6 (6.90%) High Availability
12 6 (6.90%) Patch Management
12 6 (6.90%) Performance Analysis
13 5 (5.75%) Capacity Management
13 5 (5.75%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 35 (40.23%) Bash Shell
2 33 (37.93%) Perl
3 31 (35.63%) Python
4 23 (26.44%) SQL
5 18 (20.69%) Java
6 17 (19.54%) Shell Script
7 15 (17.24%) PowerShell
8 13 (14.94%) Ruby
9 9 (10.34%) Korn
10 8 (9.20%) JavaScript
11 6 (6.90%) PHP
12 5 (5.75%) C
12 5 (5.75%) C++
12 5 (5.75%) C-shell
13 4 (4.60%) Bourne shell
13 4 (4.60%) Go
13 4 (4.60%) SystemTap
14 1 (1.15%) Julia
14 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (12.64%) RHCE
2 10 (11.49%) Degree
3 9 (10.34%) CCNA
3 9 (10.34%) CCNP
3 9 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (10.34%) RHCA
3 9 (10.34%) RHCSA
4 8 (9.20%) Security Cleared
5 4 (4.60%) DV Cleared
5 4 (4.60%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.45%) MCSE
6 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.45%) VCP5
6 3 (3.45%) VCP6
6 3 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.30%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (2.30%) RHCT
7 2 (2.30%) VCAP
8 1 (1.15%) MCSA
8 1 (1.15%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (4.60%) SLA
3 1 (1.15%) GCP
3 1 (1.15%) ISO27005
3 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (54.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (27.59%) KVM
3 17 (19.54%) Active Directory
3 17 (19.54%) Samba
4 14 (16.09%) vSphere
5 11 (12.64%) Hyper-V
5 11 (12.64%) SRDF
6 10 (11.49%) iptables
6 10 (11.49%) Oracle RAC
6 10 (11.49%) Xen
7 9 (10.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 9 (10.34%) XenServer
8 7 (8.05%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 7 (8.05%) VMware ESX
9 5 (5.75%) Squid
10 3 (3.45%) Docker
11 1 (1.15%) GPFS
11 1 (1.15%) vCloud
11 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (1.15%) zsh
Systems Management
1 34 (39.08%) Puppet
2 13 (14.94%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (12.64%) NetBackup
4 10 (11.49%) HAProxy
5 9 (10.34%) Nagios
6 8 (9.20%) Red Hat Satellite
7 7 (8.05%) Ansible
8 6 (6.90%) OpenView
9 4 (4.60%) Oracle ZFS
9 4 (4.60%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 3 (3.45%) SCCM
11 2 (2.30%) BladeLogic
11 2 (2.30%) BMC PATROL
11 2 (2.30%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (2.30%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (2.30%) OpenAM
11 2 (2.30%) Oracle RMAN
11 2 (2.30%) SCOM
11 2 (2.30%) systemd
12 1 (1.15%) RANCID
Vendors
1 61 (70.11%) VMware
2 30 (34.48%) HP
3 29 (33.33%) Oracle
3 29 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 25 (28.74%) EMC
4 25 (28.74%) NetApp
5 24 (27.59%) Sun
6 23 (26.44%) Veritas
7 21 (24.14%) IBM
8 18 (20.69%) Cisco
9 11 (12.64%) Intel
9 11 (12.64%) Sybase
10 10 (11.49%) Microsoft
11 9 (10.34%) 3PAR
12 8 (9.20%) DataSynapse
12 8 (9.20%) TIBCO
13 7 (8.05%) Brocade
14 6 (6.90%) Veeam
15 5 (5.75%) Dell
15 5 (5.75%) Splunk
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