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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 95 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NFS 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.25% - -
As % of the System Software category 1.66% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £451 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-12.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -
NFS
South East

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
181 126 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 14.95% 9.03% 11.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 61 68
Average daily rate £375 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £253 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £307
% change year-on-year
- +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 11 11
Average hourly rate £43.00 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.71% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £13.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £20.00 £23.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 5 February 2016, 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
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (71.43%) Perl
2 5 (71.43%) Veritas
2 5 (71.43%) Solaris
2 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (57.14%) NetBackup
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) Sun
3 4 (57.14%) EMC
3 4 (57.14%) SAN
3 4 (57.14%) Symantec
3 4 (57.14%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (57.14%) NAS
3 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (57.14%) Capacity Management
3 4 (57.14%) Brocade
3 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
3 4 (57.14%) EMC VNX
4 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (42.86%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (42.86%) Puppet
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) Python
4 3 (42.86%) LDAP

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) NAS
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) LDAP
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) FTP
3 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
3 2 (28.57%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) InterSystems Cache
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Administrator
1 5 (71.43%) Unix Administrator
2 4 (57.14%) Unix Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) EMC Storage Administrator
3 3 (42.86%) Storage Administrator
4 2 (28.57%) EMC Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) EMC Storage Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) SAN Administrator
4 2 (28.57%) SAN Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) SAN Storage Administrator
4 2 (28.57%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (28.57%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 2 (28.57%) Veritas Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) EMC VNX
1 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) HACMP
3 2 (28.57%) CLARiiON
3 2 (28.57%) Clustering
3 2 (28.57%) Replication
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (57.14%) Capacity Management
2 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) Python
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (28.57%) Veritas File System
2 2 (28.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) NetBackup
1 4 (57.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (42.86%) Puppet
2 3 (42.86%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Veritas
2 4 (57.14%) Brocade
2 4 (57.14%) EMC
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 4 (57.14%) Sun
2 4 (57.14%) Symantec