The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 31 30 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Contract jobs citing DNS 3 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.05% 1.72% 5.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.61% 11.36% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 6
Median daily rate £275 £310 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% -17.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £363
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -4.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £13.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.25 £20.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-8.75% -16.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
83 44 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 29.12% 15.12% 23.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 15 31
Median daily rate £338 £293 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -22.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 1 5
Median hourly rate £13.00 £45.00 £13.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.11% +229.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bracknell region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for DNS.

1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) DHCP
3 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (50.00%) IIS
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
6 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 4 (33.33%) Veritas
6 4 (33.33%) Apache
6 4 (33.33%) Intel Security
6 4 (33.33%) VMware
6 4 (33.33%) NetBackup
6 4 (33.33%) Statistics
7 3 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (25.00%) SSH
7 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
7 3 (25.00%) SAN
7 3 (25.00%) Electronics
7 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (25.00%) Finance
7 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
7 3 (25.00%) LAMP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 6 (50.00%) IIS
2 4 (33.33%) Apache
3 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) DHCP
2 3 (25.00%) FTP
2 3 (25.00%) HTTP
2 3 (25.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (25.00%) Internet
2 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) SSH
2 3 (25.00%) SSL
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (25.00%) Telnet
3 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) IPv6
4 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) MS Access
2 3 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (25.00%) Electronics
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
1 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (25.00%) Marketing
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Server Support
3 2 (16.67%) Web Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Web Hosting Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server Support
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Support
4 1 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) LAMP
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
4 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
5 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (16.67%) Solaris
6 2 (16.67%) Unix
7 1 (8.33%) Debian
7 1 (8.33%) SUSE
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (33.33%) Statistics
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) DevOps
3 3 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (8.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 3 (25.00%) Netcool
2 3 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) SCCM
3 1 (8.33%) SCOM
3 1 (8.33%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Intel Security
2 4 (33.33%) Veritas
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) EMC
3 3 (25.00%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Meridio