Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 23 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 123 134
Rank change year-on-year +6 +11 -6
Contract jobs citing NFS 27 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.97% 0.43% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 7.12% 2.92% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Surrey median daily rate £400 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% - -
South East median daily rate £388 £450 £409
% change year-on-year -13.89% +10.02% +9.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £49.46 -

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 Surrey with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 379 343 308
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 13.57% 14.84% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 222 176
Surrey median daily rate £401 £381 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.25% +8.93% -
10th Percentile £134 £143 £156
90th Percentile £575 £530 £500
South East median daily rate £395 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 27 21
Surrey median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.71% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £10.95 £10.75 £11.81
90th Percentile £25.00 £28.75 £24.00
South East median hourly rate £16.88 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -14.29% +12.90%

NFS
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for NFS in Surrey

NFS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NFS in Surrey

NFS
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 23 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
Epsom +4 25 £400 -
NFS
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Surrey region with a requirement for NFS.

1 27 (100.00%) Brocade
2 26 (96.30%) Load Balancing
2 26 (96.30%) NAS
2 26 (96.30%) Enterprise Storage
2 26 (96.30%) Fibre Channel
2 26 (96.30%) Unix
2 26 (96.30%) Windows
2 26 (96.30%) Solaris
2 26 (96.30%) Linux
2 26 (96.30%) SAN
2 26 (96.30%) NetApp
3 25 (92.59%) Red Hat
3 25 (92.59%) Microsoft
3 25 (92.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 25 (92.59%) VMware ESXi
3 25 (92.59%) NetBackup
3 25 (92.59%) Performance Monitoring
4 24 (88.89%) Veritas File System
4 24 (88.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 24 (88.89%) Veritas
5 22 (81.48%) Symantec
6 21 (77.78%) Finance
6 21 (77.78%) Legal
6 21 (77.78%) Migration
7 15 (55.56%) Norton AntiVirus
7 15 (55.56%) EMC
8 3 (11.11%) Sun
8 3 (11.11%) SAS
8 3 (11.11%) FTP
8 3 (11.11%) Perl

NFS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 3 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 26 (96.30%) Fibre Channel
1 26 (96.30%) NAS
1 26 (96.30%) SAN
2 3 (11.11%) FTP
2 3 (11.11%) SSH
3 1 (3.70%) BGP
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.70%) DHCP
3 1 (3.70%) DNS
3 1 (3.70%) Firewall
3 1 (3.70%) IPsec
3 1 (3.70%) LDAP
3 1 (3.70%) MPLS
3 1 (3.70%) Network Security
3 1 (3.70%) OpenVPN
3 1 (3.70%) OSPF
3 1 (3.70%) SSL
3 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.70%) VPN
3 1 (3.70%) WAN
General
1 21 (77.78%) Finance
1 21 (77.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) NetApp Engineer
2 12 (44.44%) Administrator
2 12 (44.44%) Storage Administrator
3 7 (25.93%) Solaris Administrator
3 7 (25.93%) Solaris Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Storage Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Storage Systems Administrator
4 5 (18.52%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (18.52%) Unix Administrator
4 5 (18.52%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 26 (96.30%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 26 (96.30%) Linux
1 26 (96.30%) Solaris
1 26 (96.30%) Unix
1 26 (96.30%) Windows
2 25 (92.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (11.11%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.70%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) Load Balancing
2 25 (92.59%) Performance Monitoring
3 21 (77.78%) Migration
4 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (11.11%) High Availability
5 2 (7.41%) Change Management
5 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.70%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) Perl
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.70%) C-shell
2 1 (3.70%) Korn
2 1 (3.70%) Python
System Software
1 25 (92.59%) VMware ESXi
2 24 (88.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 24 (88.89%) Veritas File System
3 3 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.70%) Openswan
4 1 (3.70%) pfSense
4 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (92.59%) NetBackup
2 15 (55.56%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (11.11%) SnapMirror
3 3 (11.11%) SnapVault
3 3 (11.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (7.41%) Ansible
4 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (7.41%) Puppet
5 1 (3.70%) NetApp OnCommand
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Brocade
2 26 (96.30%) NetApp
3 25 (92.59%) Microsoft
3 25 (92.59%) Red Hat
4 24 (88.89%) Veritas
5 22 (81.48%) Symantec
6 15 (55.56%) EMC
7 3 (11.11%) Oracle
7 3 (11.11%) Sun
8 1 (3.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.70%) Cisco
8 1 (3.70%) Citrix
8 1 (3.70%) F5
8 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
8 1 (3.70%) Juniper
8 1 (3.70%) Palo Alto
8 1 (3.70%) SonicWALL
8 1 (3.70%) VMware
8 1 (3.70%) Vyatta