Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 21 October 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 197 184 203
Rank change year-on-year -13 +19 -5
Contract jobs citing NFS 8 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.16% 0.024% 0.29%
As % of the System Software category 1.16% 0.19% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 14
Yorkshire median daily rate £625 - £500
10th Percentile £322 - £410
90th Percentile £656 - £549
England median daily rate £395 £363 £475
% change year-on-year +8.97% -23.68% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £22.50 £34.13 £49.46
% change year-on-year -34.07% -31.00% +199.76%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 689 540 688
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.12% 12.71% 12.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 353 429
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -0.12% +16.09%
10th Percentile £225 £116 £173
90th Percentile £538 £538 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £412
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.16% +13.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 49 49
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -17.24% +20.83%
10th Percentile £9.34 £9.25 £9.00
90th Percentile £27.48 £20.35 £25.00
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year -4.48% +8.06% -3.13%

NFS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for NFS in Yorkshire

NFS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NFS in Yorkshire

NFS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NFS in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NFS in Yorkshire

NFS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NFS in Yorkshire

NFS
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 October 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
South Yorkshire +8 6 £625 - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 £363 -
NFS
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for NFS.

1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) EMC
1 6 (75.00%) SAN
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (75.00%) NAS
2 4 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (50.00%) Solaris
2 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (50.00%) Xen
2 4 (50.00%) SRDF
2 4 (50.00%) NetApp
2 4 (50.00%) Middleware
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) XSLT

NFS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
2 2 (25.00%) nginx
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 6 (75.00%) NAS
1 6 (75.00%) SAN
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (12.50%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) VMware 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 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Solaris
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) HPUX
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
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%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Statistics
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 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) SRDF
2 4 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (50.00%) Xen
3 2 (25.00%) Docker
3 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) PowerCLI
1 2 (25.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) EMC
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) NetApp
3 3 (37.50%) Google
3 3 (37.50%) MuleSoft
4 2 (25.00%) 3PAR
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (12.50%) Veritas