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 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 233 250 235
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Contract jobs citing NFS 25 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 2.34% 1.39% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 4
Median daily rate £450 £540 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +35.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £370 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £563 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £49.46 £16.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+199.75% -
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 South East region.

System Software Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1067 1221 1091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.09% 12.78% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 654 539
Median daily rate £385 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 146 131
Median hourly rate £15.38 £17.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £45.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +7.08%

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
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 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 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
Buckinghamshire +23 8 £490 -
Berkshire 0 7 £381 -30.68%
Surrey -6 5 £400 - 1
Hampshire - 5 £475 - 1
NFS
England

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 South East region with a requirement for NFS.

1 39 (75.00%) VMware
2 35 (67.31%) Linux
3 27 (51.92%) NetApp
3 27 (51.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (44.23%) Windows
5 21 (40.38%) iSCSI
5 21 (40.38%) Security Cleared
6 19 (36.54%) SC Cleared
7 18 (34.62%) SCOM
8 17 (32.69%) Microsoft
9 16 (30.77%) ITIL
9 16 (30.77%) vSphere
9 16 (30.77%) Virtual Environments
9 16 (30.77%) Virtual Machines
10 14 (26.92%) Data ONTAP
11 13 (25.00%) LDAP
11 13 (25.00%) Active Directory
12 12 (23.08%) Unix
12 12 (23.08%) MS Office
12 12 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (21.15%) HP
14 10 (19.23%) DNS
14 10 (19.23%) Service Management
15 9 (17.31%) ITSM
15 9 (17.31%) Red Hat
15 9 (17.31%) Python
15 9 (17.31%) Ubuntu
15 9 (17.31%) Replication
15 9 (17.31%) OVSD
15 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2008

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 2 (3.85%) Apache
1 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
1 2 (3.85%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.92%) Confluence
2 1 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.92%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (23.08%) MS Office
2 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.92%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 21 (40.38%) iSCSI
2 13 (25.00%) LDAP
3 10 (19.23%) DNS
4 6 (11.54%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (11.54%) TCP/IP
5 5 (9.62%) NAS
5 5 (9.62%) SAN
6 3 (5.77%) Asterisk PBX
7 2 (3.85%) FTP
7 2 (3.85%) Kerberos
7 2 (3.85%) PCoIP
7 2 (3.85%) SSH
7 2 (3.85%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (3.85%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.92%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.92%) Firewall
8 1 (1.92%) VoIP
8 1 (1.92%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) MySQL
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.77%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.85%) Subversion
4 1 (1.92%) Ant
4 1 (1.92%) JIRA
4 1 (1.92%) Maven
4 1 (1.92%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Billing
3 2 (3.85%) Advertising
4 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (17.31%) Consultant
2 8 (15.38%) Storage Specialist
2 8 (15.38%) VMware Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) Storage Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 6 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Administrator
5 5 (9.62%) NetApp Specialist
5 5 (9.62%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) NetApp Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Storage Support Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) VMware Specialist
6 4 (7.69%) VMware Support Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Linux Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Systems Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.77%) Unix Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Unix Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) LAMP
1 3 (5.77%) REST
2 2 (3.85%) SOAP
3 1 (1.92%) ELK Stack
3 1 (1.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Replication
2 6 (11.54%) HACMP
3 3 (5.77%) Clustering
3 3 (5.77%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.77%) EMC VNX
3 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.77%) VCE vBlock
3 3 (5.77%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (3.85%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.92%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 35 (67.31%) Linux
2 23 (44.23%) Windows
3 14 (26.92%) Data ONTAP
4 12 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (23.08%) Unix
5 9 (17.31%) CentOS
5 9 (17.31%) Ubuntu
5 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (15.38%) Solaris
6 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (9.62%) VMS
9 3 (5.77%) AIX
9 3 (5.77%) Debian
9 3 (5.77%) Windows Server
10 2 (3.85%) SUSE
11 1 (1.92%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) ITIL
1 16 (30.77%) Virtual Environments
2 10 (19.23%) Service Management
3 9 (17.31%) High Availability
3 9 (17.31%) ITSM
3 9 (17.31%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (15.38%) DevOps
5 7 (13.46%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (11.54%) Capacity Management
7 5 (9.62%) Configuration Management
7 5 (9.62%) ITIL V3
7 5 (9.62%) Migration
8 3 (5.77%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (5.77%) Server Virtualisation
8 3 (5.77%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.85%) Application Packaging
9 2 (3.85%) Data Migration
9 2 (3.85%) Project Management
9 2 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.31%) Python
2 8 (15.38%) Perl
3 4 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.85%) SQL
5 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.92%) C-shell
5 1 (1.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (40.38%) Security Cleared
2 19 (36.54%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.69%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.85%) Degree
5 1 (1.92%) CCNP
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.92%) NCDA
5 1 (1.92%) RHCA
5 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 27 (51.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (30.77%) Virtual Machines
2 16 (30.77%) vSphere
3 13 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (17.31%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (11.54%) Hyper-V
6 5 (9.62%) VMware ESX
7 4 (7.69%) Oracle Clusterware
7 4 (7.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 3 (5.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (3.85%) FreeRADIUS
9 2 (3.85%) Gluster
9 2 (3.85%) Samba
9 2 (3.85%) SpamAssassin
9 2 (3.85%) Squid
9 2 (3.85%) VMware Server
9 2 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (1.92%) Firmware
10 1 (1.92%) Varnish
10 1 (1.92%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 18 (34.62%) SCOM
2 9 (17.31%) OVSD
2 9 (17.31%) Puppet
3 7 (13.46%) vRealize
4 4 (7.69%) NetBackup
4 4 (7.69%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 3 (5.77%) Ansible
5 3 (5.77%) Cacti
5 3 (5.77%) Nagios
6 2 (3.85%) Backup Exec
6 2 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (3.85%) SCCM
7 1 (1.92%) Cobbler
7 1 (1.92%) logstash
7 1 (1.92%) Plesk
7 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (1.92%) SCSM
7 1 (1.92%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 39 (75.00%) VMware
2 27 (51.92%) NetApp
3 17 (32.69%) Microsoft
4 11 (21.15%) HP
5 9 (17.31%) Red Hat
6 8 (15.38%) Veritas
7 6 (11.54%) Cisco
8 5 (9.62%) Oracle
8 5 (9.62%) Symantec
9 4 (7.69%) Brocade
10 3 (5.77%) CommVault
10 3 (5.77%) EMC
10 3 (5.77%) Isilon
11 2 (3.85%) NETGEAR
11 2 (3.85%) Sun
12 1 (1.92%) Citrix
12 1 (1.92%) Hitachi
12 1 (1.92%) IBM
12 1 (1.92%) Rackspace
12 1 (1.92%) Veeam
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