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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 380 379 353
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -26
Contract jobs citing NFS 45 44 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.19% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 2.07% 2.09% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 24 39
Average daily rate
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£375 £444 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.49% -5.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £354 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £601 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-45.00% -14.28%
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
2172 2108 1919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.25% 8.96% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1448 1324 1144
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £175 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 138 165
Average hourly rate £18.94 £17.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.41% -12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.45 £34.00 £30.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -7 12 £368 -23.63%
Canary Wharf - 8 £400 -
Docklands, London - 3 - -
Hammersmith -6 1 £245 -
NFS
England

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 67 (75.28%) SAN
2 60 (67.42%) Linux
3 55 (61.80%) Windows
4 51 (57.30%) VMware
5 45 (50.56%) NetApp
6 43 (48.31%) VMware Infrastructure
7 39 (43.82%) NAS
8 36 (40.45%) IBM
9 35 (39.33%) Oracle
10 34 (38.20%) Solaris
10 34 (38.20%) Cisco
10 34 (38.20%) EMC
10 34 (38.20%) Red Hat
11 32 (35.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 30 (33.71%) DNS
12 30 (33.71%) UNIX
13 28 (31.46%) Finance
14 26 (29.21%) Perl
15 24 (26.97%) SQL Server
16 23 (25.84%) Fibre Channel
17 22 (24.72%) Apache
17 22 (24.72%) iSCSI
18 21 (23.60%) Tomcat
18 21 (23.60%) SQL
18 21 (23.60%) HP
19 20 (22.47%) IIS
20 19 (21.35%) Hyper-V
20 19 (21.35%) Data ONTAP
21 18 (20.22%) PowerShell
21 18 (20.22%) Migration

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (24.72%) Apache
2 21 (23.60%) Tomcat
3 20 (22.47%) IIS
4 12 (13.48%) JBoss
5 9 (10.11%) WebSphere
6 8 (8.99%) Oracle Coherence
6 8 (8.99%) MS Exchange
6 8 (8.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 7 (7.87%) OpenStack
8 5 (5.62%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (5.62%) SharePoint
9 2 (2.25%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (2.25%) Apache Spark
9 2 (2.25%) WebLogic
10 1 (1.12%) IPython
10 1 (1.12%) Apache Pig
10 1 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 15 (16.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (7.87%) RMDS
2 5 (5.62%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (1.12%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (19.10%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.74%) IaaS
3 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (75.28%) SAN
2 39 (43.82%) NAS
3 30 (33.71%) DNS
4 23 (25.84%) Fibre Channel
5 22 (24.72%) iSCSI
6 17 (19.10%) LDAP
7 15 (16.85%) FCoE
8 14 (15.73%) HTTP
9 12 (13.48%) LAN
9 12 (13.48%) WAN
10 11 (12.36%) DHCP
11 9 (10.11%) TCP/IP
11 9 (10.11%) Multicast
12 6 (6.74%) SSL
13 5 (5.62%) VLAN
14 4 (4.49%) Internet
14 4 (4.49%) SMTP
15 3 (3.37%) Cisco IOS
16 2 (2.25%) Kerberos
17 1 (1.12%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.97%) SQL Server
2 14 (15.73%) Hadoop
3 8 (8.99%) HBase
4 7 (7.87%) Big Data
5 5 (5.62%) MySQL
6 4 (4.49%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.49%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.12%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.12%) MS Access
8 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.12%) HCatalog
8 1 (1.12%) Impala
8 1 (1.12%) IBM BigInsights
8 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.12%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 3 (3.37%) JIRA
2 1 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.12%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.12%) RStudio
General
1 28 (31.46%) Finance
2 17 (19.10%) Banking
3 8 (8.99%) Marketing
4 7 (7.87%) Investment Banking
5 6 (6.74%) Advertising
6 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.25%) Law
7 2 (2.25%) Legal
8 1 (1.12%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (40.45%) Administrator
2 20 (22.47%) Systems Administrator
3 15 (16.85%) Architect
4 12 (13.48%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (11.24%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 9 (10.11%) UNIX Administrator
7 8 (8.99%) Storage Administrator
7 8 (8.99%) Infrastructure Architect
8 7 (7.87%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 5 (5.62%) Cloud Architect
9 5 (5.62%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 5 (5.62%) Storage Architect
9 5 (5.62%) EMC Storage Administrator
9 5 (5.62%) Technical Architect
10 4 (4.49%) Network Engineer
10 4 (4.49%) Storage Engineer
10 4 (4.49%) VMWare Administrator
11 3 (3.37%) Technical Leader
11 3 (3.37%) Network Design Engineer
11 3 (3.37%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.48%) XML
2 11 (12.36%) Middleware
3 9 (10.11%) Rendezvous
4 8 (8.99%) XSLT
4 8 (8.99%) HTML
5 7 (7.87%) Ultra Messaging
6 4 (4.49%) Web Services
7 3 (3.37%) SOAP
7 3 (3.37%) JSON
7 3 (3.37%) REST
8 1 (1.12%) Regular Expression
8 1 (1.12%) Kafka
8 1 (1.12%) Akka
8 1 (1.12%) RHadoop
8 1 (1.12%) MLlib
8 1 (1.12%) Spark Streaming
8 1 (1.12%) Apache Tika
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (1.12%) .NET
8 1 (1.12%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.98%) EMC VMAX
2 14 (15.73%) EMC VNX
3 9 (10.11%) Replication
3 9 (10.11%) Clustering
3 9 (10.11%) Data Centre
4 8 (8.99%) Symmetrix
5 5 (5.62%) FlexPod
5 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.62%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (5.62%) CLARiiON
6 4 (4.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (3.37%) Client/Server
7 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.37%) IPTV
8 1 (1.12%) Informatics
8 1 (1.12%) Online Games
8 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.12%) NHS
8 1 (1.12%) HACMP
8 1 (1.12%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 60 (67.42%) Linux
2 55 (61.80%) Windows
3 34 (38.20%) Solaris
4 32 (35.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (33.71%) UNIX
6 19 (21.35%) Data ONTAP
7 13 (14.61%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (8.99%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (3.37%) Android
10 3 (3.37%) CentOS
10 3 (3.37%) AIX
11 1 (1.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.22%) ITIL
1 18 (20.22%) Migration
2 15 (16.85%) Service Management
3 10 (11.24%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (10.11%) Capacity Management
4 9 (10.11%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.99%) Digital Marketing
5 8 (8.99%) Benchmarking
5 8 (8.99%) E-Commerce
6 7 (7.87%) Change Management
6 7 (7.87%) Workflow
7 6 (6.74%) Performance Testing
8 5 (5.62%) Workflow Management
8 5 (5.62%) Configuration Management
8 5 (5.62%) Data Protection
9 4 (4.49%) Patch Management
9 4 (4.49%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.49%) Load Balancing
9 4 (4.49%) Open Source
10 3 (3.37%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (29.21%) Perl
2 21 (23.60%) SQL
3 18 (20.22%) PowerShell
4 13 (14.61%) Bash Shell
5 11 (12.36%) C
5 11 (12.36%) JavaScript
6 10 (11.24%) Java
6 10 (11.24%) Python
7 5 (5.62%) Shell Script
7 5 (5.62%) Korn
8 2 (2.25%) Ruby
9 1 (1.12%) Jython
9 1 (1.12%) R
9 1 (1.12%) Spark SQL
9 1 (1.12%) Scala
9 1 (1.12%) C#
9 1 (1.12%) VBA
9 1 (1.12%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (11.24%) NCDA
2 6 (6.74%) NCIE
2 6 (6.74%) Degree
3 5 (5.62%) IBM Certification
4 4 (4.49%) MCP
4 4 (4.49%) MCSE
4 4 (4.49%) CCNA
4 4 (4.49%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.49%) VCAP
5 3 (3.37%) CCNP
5 3 (3.37%) JNCIA
5 3 (3.37%) JNCIS
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (2.25%) RHCE
6 2 (2.25%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.12%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.25%) SLA
3 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 43 (48.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (21.35%) Hyper-V
3 14 (15.73%) SRDF
4 11 (12.36%) vSphere
5 10 (11.24%) VMware ESX
5 10 (11.24%) Xen
5 10 (11.24%) KVM
6 7 (7.87%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (7.87%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (7.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 6 (6.74%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 5 (5.62%) Samba
8 5 (5.62%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (4.49%) Active Directory
10 3 (3.37%) XenApp
11 1 (1.12%) XenServer
11 1 (1.12%) Firmware
11 1 (1.12%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (1.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 14 (15.73%) EMC VPLEX
2 12 (13.48%) NetBackup
3 11 (12.36%) SnapVault
3 11 (12.36%) Tivoli
4 10 (11.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 9 (10.11%) Oracle ZFS
6 7 (7.87%) SnapMirror
7 4 (4.49%) Puppet
8 3 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (2.25%) MIMEsweeper
9 2 (2.25%) MAILsweeper
9 2 (2.25%) EMC Navisphere
9 2 (2.25%) vMotion
9 2 (2.25%) Backup Exec
9 2 (2.25%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (2.25%) SnapLock
10 1 (1.12%) WMI
10 1 (1.12%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 1 (1.12%) OpenView
10 1 (1.12%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 51 (57.30%) VMware
2 45 (50.56%) NetApp
3 36 (40.45%) IBM
4 35 (39.33%) Oracle
5 34 (38.20%) EMC
5 34 (38.20%) Cisco
5 34 (38.20%) Red Hat
6 21 (23.60%) HP
7 16 (17.98%) Microsoft
8 15 (16.85%) Brocade
9 14 (15.73%) Symantec
10 12 (13.48%) Sybase
10 12 (13.48%) Veritas
11 9 (10.11%) Intel
11 9 (10.11%) TIBCO
11 9 (10.11%) DataSynapse
12 8 (8.99%) Sun
13 6 (6.74%) Dell
13 6 (6.74%) NetIQ
13 6 (6.74%) 3PAR
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