The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 28 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DNS 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.87% - 0.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% - 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£481 - £358
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 - £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 - £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £298
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +4.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+56.25% -5.88%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 47 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 18.69% 21.86% 14.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 37 15
Average daily rate £400 £250 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £140 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -4.76%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DNS across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DNS across the Basingstoke region.

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

DNS
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015.

DNS Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DNS across the Basingstoke region.

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DNS.

1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 2 (33.33%) SCCM
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) PKI
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) CruiseControl
4 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (16.67%) Network Design
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) LTE
4 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
4 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
4 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (16.67%) Puppet
4 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
4 1 (16.67%) Frameworx
4 1 (16.67%) MSBuild

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DNS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) LTE
2 1 (16.67%) MVNO
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) 3GPP
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) CruiseControl
1 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
1 1 (16.67%) MSBuild
1 1 (16.67%) NuGet
1 1 (16.67%) Artifactory
1 1 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Chief Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Release Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Build Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Build and Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (16.67%) Frameworx
2 1 (16.67%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
1 1 (16.67%) Network Design
1 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
1 1 (16.67%) DevOps
1 1 (16.67%) BPMN
1 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) UML
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Service Management
1 1 (16.67%) Change Management
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (16.67%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) BMC
2 1 (16.67%) Remedy