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 3 months to 26 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)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 138 128
Contract jobs citing NFS 0 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - 0.25% 0.47%
As % of the System Software category - 2.05% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Median daily rate - £525 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +40.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 206 342 315
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 10.24% 12.33% 10.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 219 164
Median daily rate £350 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.64% +41.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £225 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £588 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 43
Median hourly rate £12.00 £17.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.41% +36.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £9.55 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £23.50 £24.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £21.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.60% +24.28%  

NFS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 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

For the 6 months to 26 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 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 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