The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 90 85 85
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing NFS 5 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.33% 0.45% 0.31%
As % of the System Software category 2.62% 2.99% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 4
Average daily rate
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£411 £388 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.12% +24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £375 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £388 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £369
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

System Software Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
191 201 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 12.57% 14.92% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 131 91
Average daily rate £375 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £220 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 15 13
Average hourly rate £17.25 £21.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £10.95 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.90 £23.80 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

NFS
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

NFS Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

NFS
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

NFS Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) LDAP
3 4 (57.14%) MySQL
3 4 (57.14%) Perl
3 4 (57.14%) Veritas
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 4 (57.14%) AIX
3 4 (57.14%) Solaris
3 4 (57.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Puppet
3 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (42.86%) Contract for Difference
4 3 (42.86%) Automotive
4 3 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (42.86%) Docker
4 3 (42.86%) InfiniBand
4 3 (42.86%) Line Management
4 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
4 3 (42.86%) LXC
4 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Symantec
5 2 (28.57%) HACMP
5 2 (28.57%) Control-M
5 2 (28.57%) JBoss
5 2 (28.57%) Apache
5 2 (28.57%) Tomcat

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (28.57%) JBoss
1 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) LDAP
2 3 (42.86%) InfiniBand
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 3 (42.86%) Automotive
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Support Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX Support
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX Technical Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Contract for Difference
2 2 (28.57%) HACMP
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Clustering
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) AIX
2 4 (57.14%) Solaris
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (42.86%) Line Management
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Perl
3 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
4 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby
5 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Docker
1 3 (42.86%) LXC
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
1 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (28.57%) Control-M
2 2 (28.57%) OpenView
2 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Veritas
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) Symantec
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Sun
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Dell
2 2 (28.57%) VMware