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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 27 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DNS 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.04% - 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.13% - 5.56%
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 £303 £299
% change year-on-year
+7.17% +1.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+56.25% -3.03%
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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
39 50 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 20.21% 24.75% 17.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 37 17
Average daily rate £400 £248 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.61% -34.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £140 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £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 £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

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 22 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 22 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 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) RMADS
4 1 (20.00%) BPMN
4 1 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) BMC
4 1 (20.00%) Remedy
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) LTE
4 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
4 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) Puppet
4 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (20.00%) Frameworx
4 1 (20.00%) MSBuild
4 1 (20.00%) NuGet

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (20.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) LTE
2 1 (20.00%) MVNO
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) TETRA
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) 3GPP
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (20.00%) MSBuild
1 1 (20.00%) NuGet
1 1 (20.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (20.00%) CruiseControl
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Build Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Build and Release Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Chief Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) RMADS
1 1 (20.00%) Frameworx
1 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) BPMN
1 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps
1 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (20.00%) Network Design
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (20.00%) ITSM
1 1 (20.00%) UML
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) BMC
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy
2 1 (20.00%) VMware