The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DNS 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 10.14% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 53.85% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£250 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £24.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.22 £18.35 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.55% -3.43%
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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 Bath region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bath
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 18.84% 13.51% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 4
Average daily rate £275 £225 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £24.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Bath

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Bath

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

DNS
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bath 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 7 (87.50%) DHCP
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (75.00%) Network Management
3 4 (50.00%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) NHS
4 3 (37.50%) OpenView
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) Network Security
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (12.50%) Firewall
6 1 (12.50%) Wireless
6 1 (12.50%) VMware
6 1 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) Change Control
6 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (12.50%) Capita

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bath 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) DHCP
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (37.50%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Lead Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Junior
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Junior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Technician
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Network Management
2 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) OpenView
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Capita