Period
to 17 November 2018

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 6 months to 17 November 2018 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 69 74
Rank change year-on-year +3 +5 -2
Contract jobs citing NFS 8 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.92% 0.24% 0.92%
As % of the System Software category 4.88% 2.78% 6.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 10
South Yorkshire median daily rate £625 - £500
10th Percentile £425 - £330
90th Percentile £660 - £546
Yorkshire median daily rate £625 - £498
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 164 72 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 18.76% 8.75% 14.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 34 115
South Yorkshire median daily rate £423 £431 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.03% -5.22% +30.00%
10th Percentile £242 £106 £266
90th Percentile £538 £638 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 24
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.39 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.64% -6.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £9.27 £10.04 £8.65
90th Percentile £24.43 £33.30 £24.63
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year - -14.29% +16.67%

NFS
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing NFS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NFS in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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

NFS
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. 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
Sheffield +6 8 £625 -
NFS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing NFS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for NFS.

1 8 (100.00%) EMC
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (50.00%) Xen
2 4 (50.00%) Change Management
2 4 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (50.00%) NetApp
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Middleware
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Solaris
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) NAS
2 4 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (50.00%) SRDF
2 4 (50.00%) vSphere
2 4 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 4 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (50.00%) SDLC

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 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (37.50%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) IaaS
2 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
1 4 (50.00%) NAS
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (12.50%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Middleware
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) iSeries
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Solaris
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 4 (50.00%) Change Management
1 4 (50.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 4 (50.00%) SDLC
1 4 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Benchmarking
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) SRDF
2 4 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (50.00%) vSphere
2 4 (50.00%) Xen
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) PowerCLI
1 4 (50.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) EMC
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) NetApp
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Google
3 3 (37.50%) MuleSoft
4 1 (12.50%) Veritas