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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 380 390 390
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Contract jobs citing NFS 52 46 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 2.01% 1.99% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 30 21
Median daily rate £550 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £299 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £483 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £388 £313
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.46 £16.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+199.75% -45.00%
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
2590 2307 2187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.69% 9.76% 9.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1819 1516 1341
Median daily rate £450 £375 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +1.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 123 162
Median hourly rate £14.02 £18.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.22% +8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.98 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +9.67%

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 July 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 July 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 +48 11 £550 +60.00% 3
Surbiton - 4 £475 -
Docklands, London +11 2 £350 -
Croydon - 1 £450 -
NFS
England

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 103 (91.96%) Linux
2 77 (68.75%) SAN
3 69 (61.61%) VMware
4 61 (54.46%) Windows
5 54 (48.21%) NetApp
6 48 (42.86%) Puppet
6 48 (42.86%) Fibre Channel
7 46 (41.07%) Cisco
8 43 (38.39%) VMware Infrastructure
8 43 (38.39%) NAS
9 40 (35.71%) iSCSI
10 39 (34.82%) Solaris
10 39 (34.82%) Oracle
11 37 (33.04%) Unix
12 32 (28.57%) EMC
13 30 (26.79%) Red Hat
13 30 (26.79%) Finance
13 30 (26.79%) Apache
14 28 (25.00%) DNS
15 27 (24.11%) IBM
15 27 (24.11%) Configuration Management
16 25 (22.32%) Python
16 25 (22.32%) SQL Server
16 25 (22.32%) DevOps
17 24 (21.43%) KVM
17 24 (21.43%) Open Source
17 24 (21.43%) OpenStack
17 24 (21.43%) Perl
18 23 (20.54%) LAN
18 23 (20.54%) WAN

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 30 (26.79%) Apache
2 24 (21.43%) OpenStack
3 18 (16.07%) Tomcat
4 15 (13.39%) IIS
5 14 (12.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 12 (10.71%) WebSphere
7 11 (9.82%) Oracle Coherence
8 6 (5.36%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (4.46%) Cloud Foundry
9 5 (4.46%) MS Exchange
10 4 (3.57%) SharePoint
11 3 (2.68%) JBoss
11 3 (2.68%) Zimbra
12 2 (1.79%) FileNet
12 2 (1.79%) Oracle 10gAS
13 1 (0.89%) Confluence
13 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
13 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (11.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) RMDS
1 1 (0.89%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 20 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (8.93%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (5.36%) IaaS
3 6 (5.36%) PaaS
4 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.79%) Office 365
5 1 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.89%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.89%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.89%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.89%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 77 (68.75%) SAN
2 48 (42.86%) Fibre Channel
3 43 (38.39%) NAS
4 40 (35.71%) iSCSI
5 28 (25.00%) DNS
6 23 (20.54%) FCoE
6 23 (20.54%) LAN
6 23 (20.54%) WAN
7 22 (19.64%) LDAP
8 20 (17.86%) TCP/IP
9 19 (16.96%) Multicast
10 16 (14.29%) HTTP
11 11 (9.82%) DHCP
11 11 (9.82%) Firewall
12 7 (6.25%) VPN
13 6 (5.36%) BGP
13 6 (5.36%) BIG-IP
13 6 (5.36%) Cisco IOS
14 5 (4.46%) Cisco Nexus
14 5 (4.46%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.32%) SQL Server
2 18 (16.07%) MySQL
3 13 (11.61%) Hadoop
3 13 (11.61%) HBase
4 5 (4.46%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.79%) DB2
6 2 (1.79%) IDOL
6 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.79%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 2 (1.79%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (1.79%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.79%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.89%) Big Data
7 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.89%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.89%) OLAP
7 1 (0.89%) OLTP
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 17 (15.18%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.82%) Jenkins
3 7 (6.25%) JIRA
4 6 (5.36%) git-flow
5 5 (4.46%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (4.46%) Subversion
6 2 (1.79%) Ant
6 2 (1.79%) GCC
General
1 30 (26.79%) Finance
2 18 (16.07%) Banking
3 7 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 6 (5.36%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.57%) Legal
6 3 (2.68%) Games
6 3 (2.68%) Law
7 2 (1.79%) Advertising
7 2 (1.79%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.79%) Marketing
7 2 (1.79%) Retail
8 1 (0.89%) Front Office
8 1 (0.89%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (33.04%) Administrator
2 22 (19.64%) Systems Administrator
3 21 (18.75%) Architect
4 18 (16.07%) Infrastructure Architect
5 16 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
6 12 (10.71%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 12 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (9.82%) Storage Administrator
8 10 (8.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (8.04%) Cloud Engineer
9 9 (8.04%) Lead Architect
9 9 (8.04%) Unix Administrator
9 9 (8.04%) Unix Engineer
10 8 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
10 8 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 7 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
12 6 (5.36%) DevOps Engineer
12 6 (5.36%) Unix Systems Administrator
13 5 (4.46%) AIX Systems Administrator
13 5 (4.46%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.29%) Middleware
1 16 (14.29%) Web Services
2 11 (9.82%) LAMP
2 11 (9.82%) Rendezvous
3 10 (8.93%) HTML
3 10 (8.93%) XML
3 10 (8.93%) XSLT
4 7 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (4.46%) libvirt
5 5 (4.46%) Node.js
6 4 (3.57%) JRuby
7 2 (1.79%) ELK Stack
7 2 (1.79%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.89%) jQuery
8 1 (0.89%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.29%) Private Cloud
2 9 (8.04%) Data Centre
3 8 (7.14%) Client/Server
4 7 (6.25%) Clustering
4 7 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 7 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (5.36%) Management Information System
5 6 (5.36%) Replication
6 5 (4.46%) EMC VNX
6 5 (4.46%) Virtual Team
7 4 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (3.57%) HACMP
7 4 (3.57%) Hedge funds
8 3 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.68%) Driving Licence
8 3 (2.68%) EMC VMAX
8 3 (2.68%) Fintech
9 2 (1.79%) BBC
9 2 (1.79%) HP StoreVirtual
9 2 (1.79%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 103 (91.96%) Linux
2 61 (54.46%) Windows
3 39 (34.82%) Solaris
4 37 (33.04%) Unix
5 23 (20.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (13.39%) Windows Server
7 11 (9.82%) AIX
8 8 (7.14%) Ubuntu
9 5 (4.46%) Data ONTAP
10 4 (3.57%) CentOS
10 4 (3.57%) HPUX
10 4 (3.57%) VyOS
11 2 (1.79%) Debian
11 2 (1.79%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (1.79%) SUSE
11 2 (1.79%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.89%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.11%) Configuration Management
2 25 (22.32%) DevOps
3 24 (21.43%) Open Source
4 22 (19.64%) Performance Tuning
5 19 (16.96%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (16.07%) Benchmarking
7 16 (14.29%) ITIL
8 15 (13.39%) Migration
9 14 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (9.82%) High Availability
11 9 (8.04%) Capacity Planning
11 9 (8.04%) Change Management
12 8 (7.14%) Capacity Management
12 8 (7.14%) Dependency Management
13 7 (6.25%) Kernel Tuning
13 7 (6.25%) Load Balancing
14 6 (5.36%) Compatibility Testing
14 6 (5.36%) Data Management
15 5 (4.46%) Data Security
15 5 (4.46%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 25 (22.32%) Python
2 24 (21.43%) Perl
3 22 (19.64%) SQL
4 20 (17.86%) Bash Shell
5 17 (15.18%) Java
6 13 (11.61%) JavaScript
6 13 (11.61%) PowerShell
7 10 (8.93%) Ruby
8 5 (4.46%) PHP
9 4 (3.57%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.68%) C
10 3 (2.68%) C++
11 2 (1.79%) VBScript
12 1 (0.89%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.89%) Korn
Qualifications
1 20 (17.86%) RHCE
2 17 (15.18%) RHCA
3 9 (8.04%) Degree
4 7 (6.25%) CCNA
4 7 (6.25%) CCNP
4 7 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (6.25%) RHCSA
5 3 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.79%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.36%) SLA
2 3 (2.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 43 (38.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (21.43%) KVM
3 20 (17.86%) Hyper-V
3 20 (17.86%) SRDF
4 19 (16.96%) Xen
5 15 (13.39%) Oracle RAC
6 14 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
7 13 (11.61%) Active Directory
7 13 (11.61%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (9.82%) VMware ESX
9 9 (8.04%) iptables
10 6 (5.36%) Docker
10 6 (5.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 5 (4.46%) Squid
11 5 (4.46%) StorNext
11 5 (4.46%) vSphere
11 5 (4.46%) XenServer
12 4 (3.57%) Samba
12 4 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (2.68%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 48 (42.86%) Puppet
2 15 (13.39%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (11.61%) Nagios
3 13 (11.61%) NetBackup
4 7 (6.25%) HAProxy
4 7 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 7 (6.25%) ZABBIX
5 6 (5.36%) CFEngine
5 6 (5.36%) logstash
6 5 (4.46%) Tivoli
6 5 (4.46%) vRealize
7 4 (3.57%) Ansible
7 4 (3.57%) SnapVault
8 3 (2.68%) SCCM
9 2 (1.79%) Cacti
9 2 (1.79%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (1.79%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (1.79%) SCOM
9 2 (1.79%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 69 (61.61%) VMware
2 54 (48.21%) NetApp
3 46 (41.07%) Cisco
4 39 (34.82%) Oracle
5 32 (28.57%) EMC
6 30 (26.79%) Red Hat
7 27 (24.11%) IBM
8 20 (17.86%) HP
8 20 (17.86%) Intel
9 13 (11.61%) Brocade
10 12 (10.71%) Sybase
10 12 (10.71%) Veritas
11 11 (9.82%) DataSynapse
11 11 (9.82%) Microsoft
11 11 (9.82%) TIBCO
12 9 (8.04%) Symantec
13 8 (7.14%) 3PAR
14 7 (6.25%) Dell
14 7 (6.25%) Isilon
15 6 (5.36%) ArcSight
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