The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 29 22 34
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Contract jobs citing DNS 4 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.77% 3.76% 2.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.88% 15.09% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Average daily rate
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£170 £303 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.80% +83.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £285 £300
% change year-on-year
+14.03% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+56.25% -
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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 Bracknell region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
68 53 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 30.09% 24.88% 33.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 26 21
Average daily rate £338 £300 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +81.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £335 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 5
Average hourly rate £39.00 £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -20.00%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DNS across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) DHCP
2 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
3 9 (42.86%) IBM
3 9 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 8 (38.10%) Windows XP
5 7 (33.33%) Linux
5 7 (33.33%) SCCM
6 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 6 (28.57%) WebSphere
6 6 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (28.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 6 (28.57%) Worklight
6 6 (28.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 6 (28.57%) AppDynamics
6 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
6 6 (28.57%) Apache
6 6 (28.57%) Python
6 6 (28.57%) Perl
6 6 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (28.57%) HTTP
6 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 6 (28.57%) SSL
6 6 (28.57%) Adobe
6 6 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (28.57%) Shell Script
6 6 (28.57%) Introscope
6 6 (28.57%) IBM HTTP Server
6 6 (28.57%) Jython
7 5 (23.81%) VMware

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 6 (28.57%) Apache
1 6 (28.57%) IBM HTTP Server
1 6 (28.57%) WebSphere
1 6 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
1 6 (28.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
1 1 (4.76%) PaaS
1 1 (4.76%) Google Apps
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
1 1 (4.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) DHCP
2 6 (28.57%) HTTP
2 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 6 (28.57%) SSL
3 3 (14.29%) SAN
3 3 (14.29%) LAN
3 3 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (4.76%) Internet
4 1 (4.76%) ICMP
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Introscope
2 2 (9.52%) MSI
3 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (28.57%) WebSphere Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Support Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (14.29%) Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
1 6 (28.57%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) EPoS
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 8 (38.10%) Windows XP
4 7 (33.33%) Linux
5 6 (28.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (9.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (14.29%) Software Delivery
2 3 (14.29%) Migration
2 3 (14.29%) Operations Management
3 2 (9.52%) Software Distribution
3 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.76%) DevOps
4 1 (4.76%) Test Planning
4 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (4.76%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (4.76%) Open Source
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.76%) Scrum
4 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) Perl
1 6 (28.57%) Python
1 6 (28.57%) Shell Script
1 6 (28.57%) Jython
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) MCTS
4 1 (4.76%) MCITP
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (23.81%) vSphere
3 3 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) SCCM
2 3 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (14.29%) HP SIM
2 3 (14.29%) vMotion
3 2 (9.52%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (4.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) IBM
2 6 (28.57%) Adobe
2 6 (28.57%) AppDynamics
3 5 (23.81%) HP
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 5 (23.81%) VMware
4 3 (14.29%) Dell
5 2 (9.52%) McAfee
6 1 (4.76%) Google