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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 232 246 242
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Contract jobs citing NFS 14 13 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.14% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 1.32% 1.32% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 17
Median daily rate - £406 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £373 £375
% change year-on-year
-16.10% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Median hourly rate £49.46 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.46 - £29.88
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
1062 982 1338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 13.71% 10.44% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 582 524 683
Median daily rate £350 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £348
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 119 148
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.55 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £42.60 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing NFS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Hampshire +26 8 - - 2
Surrey +24 4 - -
Berkshire +9 1 - - 4
West Sussex - 1 - -
NFS
England

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 South East region with a requirement for NFS.

1 27 (84.38%) VMware
2 23 (71.88%) Linux
3 18 (56.25%) Windows
4 17 (53.13%) NetApp
5 16 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (40.63%) vSphere
6 13 (40.63%) Unix
7 12 (37.50%) LDAP
7 12 (37.50%) SAN
7 12 (37.50%) HP
7 12 (37.50%) Finance
7 12 (37.50%) NAS
7 12 (37.50%) Brocade
7 12 (37.50%) Data ONTAP
8 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
9 8 (25.00%) Red Hat
9 8 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
9 8 (25.00%) Samba
9 8 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (25.00%) VMware Server
9 8 (25.00%) NETGEAR
9 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
9 8 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
9 8 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
9 8 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
10 7 (21.88%) PCoIP
10 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Storage
10 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
10 7 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (3.13%) Apache
1 1 (3.13%) Confluence
1 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) LDAP
1 12 (37.50%) NAS
1 12 (37.50%) SAN
2 8 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
2 8 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
3 7 (21.88%) FTP
3 7 (21.88%) PCoIP
3 7 (21.88%) SSH
4 6 (18.75%) iSCSI
5 3 (9.38%) DNS
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.13%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) MySQL
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (3.13%) ClearCase
2 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.25%) Billing
5 1 (3.13%) Advertising
5 1 (3.13%) Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Administrator
2 9 (28.13%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) NetApp Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) SAN Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) SAN Storage Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) NAS Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) HP Storage Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) NetApp Specialist
7 3 (9.38%) Network Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Solaris Administrator
7 3 (9.38%) Storage Administrator
7 3 (9.38%) Storage Specialist
7 3 (9.38%) Team Leader
7 3 (9.38%) Unix Administrator
7 3 (9.38%) Unix Team Leader
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) SAN Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.38%) HP Storage
3 3 (9.38%) Replication
4 2 (6.25%) EMC VNX
4 2 (6.25%) RIA
4 2 (6.25%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (3.13%) Clustering
5 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (3.13%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 23 (71.88%) Linux
2 18 (56.25%) Windows
3 13 (40.63%) Unix
4 12 (37.50%) Data ONTAP
5 7 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (21.88%) Solaris
6 4 (12.50%) VMS
7 3 (9.38%) HPUX
7 3 (9.38%) SUSE
8 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
9 1 (3.13%) AIX
9 1 (3.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
9 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 8 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 6 (18.75%) High Availability
2 6 (18.75%) Migration
3 3 (9.38%) Capacity Management
3 3 (9.38%) ITIL
3 3 (9.38%) Load Balancing
3 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
3 3 (9.38%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.13%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.13%) DevOps
5 1 (3.13%) Product Management
5 1 (3.13%) Regulatory Compliance
5 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.13%) Korn
3 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) CCNP
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) NCDA
System Software
1 16 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (40.63%) vSphere
3 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
4 8 (25.00%) Samba
4 8 (25.00%) VMware Server
4 8 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (9.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (9.38%) Veritas File System
5 3 (9.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (9.38%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
7 1 (3.13%) iptables
7 1 (3.13%) Postfix
7 1 (3.13%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) NetApp OnCommand
1 4 (12.50%) NetBackup
1 4 (12.50%) SCOM
2 3 (9.38%) EMC Navisphere
2 3 (9.38%) Nagios
2 3 (9.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (6.25%) Puppet
4 1 (3.13%) Ansible
4 1 (3.13%) Capistrano
4 1 (3.13%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (3.13%) SCCM
4 1 (3.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 27 (84.38%) VMware
2 17 (53.13%) NetApp
3 12 (37.50%) Brocade
3 12 (37.50%) HP
4 8 (25.00%) NETGEAR
4 8 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
5 7 (21.88%) Oracle
6 6 (18.75%) Sun
6 6 (18.75%) Veritas
7 4 (12.50%) Symantec
8 3 (9.38%) Cisco
8 3 (9.38%) EMC
8 3 (9.38%) Isilon
9 2 (6.25%) CommVault
9 2 (6.25%) Nimble Storage
10 1 (3.13%) 3PAR
10 1 (3.13%) IBM
10 1 (3.13%) Percona
10 1 (3.13%) SAP