Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for NFS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NFS over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Network File System (NFS)
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 204 187 200
Rank change year-on-year -17 +13 +13
Contract jobs citing NFS 4 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.078% 0.041% 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 0.54% 0.30% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
East of England median daily rate £350 £320 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% -32.63% +48.44%
10th Percentile £315 £308 £343
90th Percentile £373 £336 £498
England median daily rate £350 £475 £403
% change year-on-year -26.32% +18.01% +7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £34.13 £49.46 £16.50
% change year-on-year -31.00% +199.76% -46.12%

NFS is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 743 663 792
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.53% 13.61% 13.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 359 362
East of England median daily rate £363 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +22.73%
10th Percentile £130 £163 £146
90th Percentile £550 £496 £500
England median daily rate £425 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 89 178
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £10.58 £10.73 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.00 £28.56 £40.00
England median hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year +4.76% -1.56% +6.67%

NFS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing NFS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for NFS in the East of England

NFS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing NFS in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for NFS in the East of England

NFS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing NFS in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for NFS in the East of England

NFS
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the East of England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 4 £350 -
NFS
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for NFS.

1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) SNMP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) SSL
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) McAfee
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) VRRP
1 4 (100.00%) Clearswift
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (100.00%) Huawei
1 4 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 4 (100.00%) DFS Replication
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere

NFS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) HSRP
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 4 (100.00%) Junos
1 4 (100.00%) NX-OS
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) Skype
1 4 (100.00%) SNMP
1 4 (100.00%) SSL
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) VRRP
1 4 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Wintel Analyst
3 2 (50.00%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) Server Building
1 1 (25.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) DFS Replication
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (25.00%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Clearswift
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Huawei
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) McAfee
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) F5