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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 237 239 215
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -24
Contract jobs citing NFS 32 20 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.21% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 2.79% 1.68% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 13 6
Median daily rate £450 £466 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.32% +37.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £334 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £388 £313
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.50 -
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
1148 1191 1095
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.56% 12.74% 11.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 684 584 518
Median daily rate £400 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 143 155
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +26.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +8.54%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +24 14 £500 -
Berkshire -5 9 £365 +14.06% 1
Surrey -8 4 £450 +12.50%
Kent -13 4 £420 -16.00%
Hampshire - 2 £438 - 2
NFS
England

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 31 (70.45%) Linux
2 25 (56.82%) VMware
3 19 (43.18%) iSCSI
4 18 (40.91%) Windows
4 18 (40.91%) NetApp
4 18 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (36.36%) Security Cleared
6 15 (34.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (34.09%) Python
6 15 (34.09%) LDAP
6 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
6 15 (34.09%) DNS
7 14 (31.82%) Perl
7 14 (31.82%) SC Cleared
7 14 (31.82%) SCOM
7 14 (31.82%) Puppet
8 13 (29.55%) ITIL
8 13 (29.55%) Unix
8 13 (29.55%) Active Directory
9 12 (27.27%) TCP/IP
9 12 (27.27%) Veritas
9 12 (27.27%) HACMP
9 12 (27.27%) DevOps
10 10 (22.73%) vSphere
10 10 (22.73%) Finance
11 9 (20.45%) Replication
11 9 (20.45%) OVSD
11 9 (20.45%) Ubuntu
11 9 (20.45%) Service Management
11 9 (20.45%) ITSM

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 (4.55%) Apache
1 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
1 2 (4.55%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.27%) Confluence
2 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) MS Office
2 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (2.27%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 19 (43.18%) iSCSI
2 15 (34.09%) DNS
2 15 (34.09%) LDAP
3 12 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 4 (9.09%) NAS
4 4 (9.09%) SAN
5 3 (6.82%) Asterisk PBX
5 3 (6.82%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (4.55%) Firewall
6 2 (4.55%) Kerberos
6 2 (4.55%) Wireshark
7 1 (2.27%) Internet
7 1 (2.27%) Intranet
7 1 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (2.27%) MPLS
7 1 (2.27%) VoIP
7 1 (2.27%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) MySQL
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.82%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.55%) Subversion
4 1 (2.27%) Ant
4 1 (2.27%) JIRA
4 1 (2.27%) Maven
4 1 (2.27%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (22.73%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Advertising
2 1 (2.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
1 8 (18.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 8 (18.18%) VMware Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) Administrator
2 7 (15.91%) Consultant
2 7 (15.91%) Unix Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Storage Specialist
3 6 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (11.36%) Support Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Unix Administrator
4 5 (11.36%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (9.09%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.09%) VMware Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) NetApp Specialist
6 3 (6.82%) Storage Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Storage Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) LAMP
1 3 (6.82%) REST
2 2 (4.55%) SOAP
3 1 (2.27%) ELK Stack
3 1 (2.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) HACMP
2 9 (20.45%) Replication
3 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (18.18%) Clustering
4 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.82%) Visualisation
6 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.27%) EMC VNX
7 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (2.27%) FlexPod
7 1 (2.27%) Statistics
7 1 (2.27%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 31 (70.45%) Linux
2 18 (40.91%) Windows
3 15 (34.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (29.55%) Unix
5 9 (20.45%) CentOS
5 9 (20.45%) Ubuntu
6 8 (18.18%) Solaris
6 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (15.91%) Data ONTAP
7 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (11.36%) AIX
9 3 (6.82%) Debian
10 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
11 1 (2.27%) Fedora
11 1 (2.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) ITIL
2 12 (27.27%) DevOps
3 9 (20.45%) ITSM
3 9 (20.45%) Service Management
4 7 (15.91%) Configuration Management
4 7 (15.91%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (15.91%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (13.64%) Capacity Management
5 6 (13.64%) High Availability
6 5 (11.36%) ITIL V3
6 5 (11.36%) Project Management
7 4 (9.09%) Contingency Planning
7 4 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (6.82%) Migration
9 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.55%) Application Packaging
9 2 (4.55%) Data Migration
9 2 (4.55%) Investment Management
9 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) Python
2 14 (31.82%) Perl
3 3 (6.82%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.27%) C-shell
4 1 (2.27%) PHP
4 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 14 (31.82%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 18 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (29.55%) Active Directory
3 10 (22.73%) vSphere
4 9 (20.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 9 (20.45%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (15.91%) Hyper-V
6 6 (13.64%) Oracle Clusterware
6 6 (13.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 4 (9.09%) VMware ESX
8 2 (4.55%) Firmware
8 2 (4.55%) FreeRADIUS
8 2 (4.55%) Gluster
8 2 (4.55%) SpamAssassin
8 2 (4.55%) Squid
9 1 (2.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (2.27%) Docker
9 1 (2.27%) KVM
9 1 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (2.27%) Varnish
9 1 (2.27%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 14 (31.82%) Puppet
1 14 (31.82%) SCOM
2 9 (20.45%) OVSD
3 7 (15.91%) vRealize
4 6 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (13.64%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 3 (6.82%) Ansible
5 3 (6.82%) Cacti
5 3 (6.82%) Nagios
6 2 (4.55%) Backup Exec
6 2 (4.55%) NetBackup
6 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (2.27%) Cobbler
7 1 (2.27%) Kibana
7 1 (2.27%) logstash
7 1 (2.27%) Plesk
7 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (2.27%) Salt
7 1 (2.27%) SCCM
7 1 (2.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 25 (56.82%) VMware
2 18 (40.91%) NetApp
3 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
4 12 (27.27%) Veritas
5 9 (20.45%) HP
6 4 (9.09%) Cisco
6 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
7 3 (6.82%) Oracle
7 3 (6.82%) Symantec
8 2 (4.55%) Citrix
8 2 (4.55%) CommVault
8 2 (4.55%) Hitachi
9 1 (2.27%) arcserve
9 1 (2.27%) Dell
9 1 (2.27%) EMC
9 1 (2.27%) IBM
9 1 (2.27%) Intel Security
9 1 (2.27%) Isilon
9 1 (2.27%) Rackspace
9 1 (2.27%) Veeam
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £49.46 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago