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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 229 214 231
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +17
Contract jobs citing NFS 25 26 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.29% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 2.19% 2.59% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 11
Average daily rate
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£438 £298 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.14% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £256 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £343 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+30.41% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.75 - -
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
1141 1002 1029
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.23% 11.19% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 572 474 487
Average daily rate £358 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.88% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £145 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 144 173
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.95 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.43% -13.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £33.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.86 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -0.85%

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 22 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NFS across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

NFS Hourly Rate Histogram 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 22 May 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
Kent - 8 £500 -
Berkshire -9 5 £320 +23.07% 2
Surrey - 5 £400 -
Buckinghamshire -11 3 £403 +19.25%
Hampshire - 2 £263 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 1
NFS
England

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (61.11%) Linux
2 19 (52.78%) DNS
2 19 (52.78%) UNIX
3 18 (50.00%) Perl
3 18 (50.00%) Finance
4 17 (47.22%) VMware
4 17 (47.22%) Red Hat
5 15 (41.67%) NetApp
5 15 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (38.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (38.89%) Clustering
6 14 (38.89%) Windows
6 14 (38.89%) LDAP
7 13 (36.11%) Python
8 12 (33.33%) HP
9 11 (30.56%) TCP/IP
9 11 (30.56%) Telecoms
10 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
10 10 (27.78%) Solaris
11 9 (25.00%) SAN
11 9 (25.00%) Veritas
11 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (25.00%) HACMP
11 9 (25.00%) Ubuntu
11 9 (25.00%) PowerShell
11 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (25.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 9 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 9 (25.00%) Puppet
11 9 (25.00%) Opscode Chef

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (11.11%) Confluence
2 3 (8.33%) TPMS
3 1 (2.78%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) PaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (52.78%) DNS
2 14 (38.89%) LDAP
3 11 (30.56%) TCP/IP
4 9 (25.00%) SAN
5 7 (19.44%) NAS
5 7 (19.44%) iSCSI
6 5 (13.89%) BIG-IP
7 4 (11.11%) LAN
7 4 (11.11%) WAN
8 3 (8.33%) DAB
9 1 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
9 1 (2.78%) FTP
9 1 (2.78%) SMS
9 1 (2.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) JIRA
1 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.11%) Gerrit
3 3 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.78%) ClearCase
4 1 (2.78%) ClearQuest
4 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 18 (50.00%) Finance
2 11 (30.56%) Telecoms
3 8 (22.22%) Banking
4 3 (8.33%) Law
4 3 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Administrator
2 8 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (13.89%) Project Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (8.33%) UNIX Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Linux Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) UNIX Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Contracts Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Linux Support
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Linux Support
6 2 (5.56%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) SOAP
2 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) Clustering
2 9 (25.00%) HACMP
3 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (13.89%) Mobile App
5 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
6 2 (5.56%) Wiki
6 2 (5.56%) Kindle
7 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
7 1 (2.78%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 22 (61.11%) Linux
2 19 (52.78%) UNIX
3 14 (38.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (38.89%) Windows
4 10 (27.78%) Solaris
5 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (25.00%) Ubuntu
5 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (13.89%) AIX
7 5 (13.89%) CentOS
8 4 (11.11%) SUSE
9 2 (5.56%) HPUX
10 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.78%) zOS
10 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Migration
2 5 (13.89%) Change Control
2 5 (13.89%) Performance Analysis
2 5 (13.89%) Project Management
2 5 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (11.11%) ITSM
3 4 (11.11%) Service Management
3 4 (11.11%) ITIL
3 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 3 (8.33%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.78%) DevOps
6 1 (2.78%) Black-Box Testing
6 1 (2.78%) UML
6 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.78%) Scrum
6 1 (2.78%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.78%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (50.00%) Perl
2 13 (36.11%) Python
3 9 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 6 (16.67%) Java
4 6 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 5 (13.89%) VB
5 5 (13.89%) Shell Script
6 4 (11.11%) VBScript
7 2 (5.56%) Korn
8 1 (2.78%) C
8 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (25.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 9 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
4 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.78%) Firmware
5 1 (2.78%) Samba
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) Puppet
1 9 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (19.44%) NetBackup
3 4 (11.11%) OVSD
4 3 (8.33%) OpenView
4 3 (8.33%) Control-M
4 3 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) VMware
1 17 (47.22%) Red Hat
2 15 (41.67%) NetApp
3 12 (33.33%) HP
4 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 9 (25.00%) Veritas
6 7 (19.44%) Sun
7 5 (13.89%) F5
7 5 (13.89%) Tekelec
7 5 (13.89%) Sandvine
7 5 (13.89%) Cisco
7 5 (13.89%) EMC
7 5 (13.89%) Citrix
7 5 (13.89%) Symantec
7 5 (13.89%) Redknee
8 3 (8.33%) Oracle
8 3 (8.33%) IBM
8 3 (8.33%) Dell
8 3 (8.33%) Amdocs
9 2 (5.56%) Atlassian
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