The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NFS 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.97% - -
As % of the System Software category 22.22% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£475 - -
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
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

System Software Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
9 8 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.35% 4.68% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 19
Average daily rate £313 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.65% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -11.72%

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NFS across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

NFS
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NFS across the Midlands region.

NFS Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) CommVault
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Jetty
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) IPsec
1 1 (50.00%) IMAP
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) OpenVPN
1 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) JProfiler
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JConsole
1 1 (50.00%) VisualVM
1 1 (50.00%) YourKit
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) JMS
1 1 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (50.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) CLARiiON
1 1 (50.00%) Symmetrix
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Celerra
1 1 (50.00%) Symmetrix DMX
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (50.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas File System
1 1 (50.00%) SRDF
1 1 (50.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Varnish
1 1 (50.00%) FreeRADIUS
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) EMC TimeFinder
1 1 (50.00%) EMC Navisphere
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (50.00%) Cacti
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) SaltStack
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) CommVault
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas