The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for NFS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 23 June 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)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 47 39
Contract jobs citing NFS 0 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - 1.35% 1.89%
As % of the System Software category - 9.38% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £525 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £407
% change year-on-year +2.85% +7.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.46 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +199.75%  

NFS is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 32 64 57
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 9.85% 14.41% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 51 24
Median daily rate £325 £525 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.09% +100.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 9
Median hourly rate £11.75 £22.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.77% +80.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £27.70 £15.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.09 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.16% +22.85%  

NFS
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire citing NFS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for NFS in South Yorkshire

NFS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing NFS in South Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for NFS in South Yorkshire

NFS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NFS in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for NFS.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) HBase
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Multicast
2 1 (50.00%) KVM
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Data ONTAP
2 1 (50.00%) SRDF
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) FCoE
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) DataSynapse
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Xen
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure

NFS
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) DataSynapse
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) FCoE
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) Multicast
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) HBase
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) NAS Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SAN Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SAN Storage Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Rendezvous
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Data ONTAP
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) KVM
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (50.00%) SRDF
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Xen
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Intel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase
2 1 (50.00%) TIBCO