The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 25 32 36
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Contract jobs citing DNS 1 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.57% 1.23% 2.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.61% 3.70% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £344 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -1.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £20.00 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+27.50% -16.23%

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
62 81 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 35.43% 33.20% 16.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 47 15
Median daily rate £443 £390 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.46% +15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 5
Median hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £11.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +32.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DNS 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for DNS.

1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) BT
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Altiris
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) WSUS
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) IPv6
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Altiris
1 1 (33.33%) BT
1 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft