The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 248 231 221
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -10
Contract jobs citing NFS 17 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 1.47% 1.28% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 5
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£540 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £383 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £453 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
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 South East region.

System Software Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1157 1019 1114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.11% 11.11% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 621 512 553
Average daily rate £350 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.06% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 123 157
Average hourly rate £17.25 £15.69 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.96% -12.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.91 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £30.60 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.88 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+5.93% -11.76%

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

NFS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

NFS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

NFS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NFS across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

NFS Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

NFS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NFS across the South East region.

NFS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

NFS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 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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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
Berkshire +11 11 £550 +29.41% 3
Kent - 2 £531 -
Buckinghamshire -11 1 - - 1
Middlesex - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £400 -
NFS
England

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 22 (55.00%) UNIX
2 20 (50.00%) DNS
3 18 (45.00%) Linux
4 16 (40.00%) Finance
5 15 (37.50%) VMware
5 15 (37.50%) NetApp
6 14 (35.00%) Veritas
6 14 (35.00%) Red Hat
6 14 (35.00%) LDAP
6 14 (35.00%) Perl
6 14 (35.00%) Clustering
7 13 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (32.50%) Windows
7 13 (32.50%) Python
7 13 (32.50%) Sun
7 13 (32.50%) HP
8 12 (30.00%) AIX
8 12 (30.00%) Solaris
9 11 (27.50%) TCP/IP
9 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
9 11 (27.50%) SAN
9 11 (27.50%) Telecoms
10 10 (25.00%) Migration
10 10 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (22.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 9 (22.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 9 (22.50%) Puppet
11 9 (22.50%) Opscode Chef
11 9 (22.50%) Data Centre
11 9 (22.50%) PowerShell

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 4 (10.00%) Confluence
2 3 (7.50%) TPMS
3 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) PaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (50.00%) DNS
2 14 (35.00%) LDAP
3 11 (27.50%) SAN
3 11 (27.50%) TCP/IP
4 8 (20.00%) NAS
5 6 (15.00%) iSCSI
6 5 (12.50%) Firewall
7 4 (10.00%) BIG-IP
7 4 (10.00%) DMZ
7 4 (10.00%) LAN
7 4 (10.00%) WAN
8 2 (5.00%) VLAN
8 2 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
9 1 (2.50%) FTP
9 1 (2.50%) SMS
9 1 (2.50%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) MySQL
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) JIRA
1 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.00%) Gerrit
2 4 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.50%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.50%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.50%) Subversion
3 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 11 (27.50%) Telecoms
3 5 (12.50%) Banking
4 4 (10.00%) Legal
5 3 (7.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Architect
2 8 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (20.00%) Administrator
3 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) UNIX Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Contracts Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Principal Architect
6 2 (5.00%) VMWare Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Network Architect
6 2 (5.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) UNIX Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Linux Support
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) SOAP
1 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Clustering
2 9 (22.50%) HACMP
2 9 (22.50%) Data Centre
3 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.00%) Wiki
5 2 (5.00%) Kindle
6 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.50%) FlexPod
6 1 (2.50%) Replication
6 1 (2.50%) CLARiiON
6 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.50%) EMC VNX
6 1 (2.50%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 22 (55.00%) UNIX
2 18 (45.00%) Linux
3 13 (32.50%) Windows
4 12 (30.00%) AIX
4 12 (30.00%) Solaris
5 10 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (22.50%) HPUX
7 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (20.00%) Ubuntu
7 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (10.00%) CentOS
9 4 (10.00%) SUSE
10 2 (5.00%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
11 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
11 1 (2.50%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Migration
2 6 (15.00%) Project Management
3 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (10.00%) Change Control
3 4 (10.00%) Capacity Management
3 4 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (7.50%) ITSM
4 3 (7.50%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (7.50%) Data Migration
4 3 (7.50%) Service Management
4 3 (7.50%) ITIL
5 2 (5.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (2.50%) Black-Box Testing
6 1 (2.50%) DevOps
6 1 (2.50%) UML
6 1 (2.50%) Scrum
6 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.50%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) Perl
2 13 (32.50%) Python
3 9 (22.50%) PowerShell
4 6 (15.00%) Bash Shell
5 5 (12.50%) SQL
5 5 (12.50%) VB
6 4 (10.00%) VBScript
6 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.00%) Korn
7 2 (5.00%) Java
8 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (22.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 9 (22.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
4 5 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.50%) Firmware
5 1 (2.50%) Samba
5 1 (2.50%) SRDF
5 1 (2.50%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) Puppet
1 9 (22.50%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (20.00%) NetBackup
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle ZFS
4 4 (10.00%) OpenView
4 4 (10.00%) Control-M
5 3 (7.50%) OVSD
6 2 (5.00%) WSUS
7 1 (2.50%) EMC VPLEX
7 1 (2.50%) SnapMirror
7 1 (2.50%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) NetApp
1 15 (37.50%) VMware
2 14 (35.00%) Veritas
2 14 (35.00%) Red Hat
3 13 (32.50%) Sun
3 13 (32.50%) HP
4 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
5 9 (22.50%) Oracle
6 6 (15.00%) IBM
6 6 (15.00%) EMC
6 6 (15.00%) Symantec
7 5 (12.50%) Dell
7 5 (12.50%) Cisco
8 4 (10.00%) Amdocs
8 4 (10.00%) F5
9 2 (5.00%) Brocade
9 2 (5.00%) Atlassian
10 1 (2.50%) Veeam
10 1 (2.50%) Coverity
10 1 (2.50%) PlateSpin
Berkshire
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Rate: £400 - £480 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago