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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 26 26 31
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing DNS 9 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.19% 3.69% 1.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.75% 14.63% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate
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£288 £303 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.95% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £321 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.16% +7.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £13.65 £27.88 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.03% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+56.25% -5.88%
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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
61 82 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 21.63% 25.23% 28.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 33 17
Average daily rate £400 £325 £183
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +78.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £250 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 4
Average hourly rate £39.00 £27.88 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.91% +92.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

DNS Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 April 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 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Linux
3 12 (52.17%) IBM
4 10 (43.48%) DHCP
4 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
5 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
5 9 (39.13%) Apache
5 9 (39.13%) VMware
6 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
7 6 (26.09%) Adobe
7 6 (26.09%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (26.09%) Shell Script
7 6 (26.09%) Python
7 6 (26.09%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (26.09%) IIS
7 6 (26.09%) Perl
7 6 (26.09%) SSL
7 6 (26.09%) HTTP
7 6 (26.09%) SAN
7 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (26.09%) WebSphere
7 6 (26.09%) IBM HTTP Server
7 6 (26.09%) Jython
7 6 (26.09%) Introscope
7 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
7 6 (26.09%) vSphere
7 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (26.09%) Adobe CQ

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 9 (39.13%) Apache
2 6 (26.09%) IBM HTTP Server
2 6 (26.09%) WebSphere
2 6 (26.09%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (26.09%) IIS
2 6 (26.09%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
1 1 (4.35%) PaaS
1 1 (4.35%) Google Apps
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
1 1 (4.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) DHCP
2 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
3 6 (26.09%) HTTP
3 6 (26.09%) SSL
3 6 (26.09%) SAN
4 4 (17.39%) Firewall
5 3 (13.04%) IPsec
5 3 (13.04%) VLAN
5 3 (13.04%) Network Security
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (13.04%) NetScaler
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco ISE
5 3 (13.04%) Spanning Tree
5 3 (13.04%) Internet
5 3 (13.04%) BGP
5 3 (13.04%) Ethernet
5 3 (13.04%) LAN
5 3 (13.04%) WAN
5 3 (13.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.04%) DB2
2 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Introscope
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (26.09%) WebSphere Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Security Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) WebSphere MQ
1 6 (26.09%) Worklight
2 3 (13.04%) Regular Expression
3 2 (8.70%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) EPoS
1 1 (4.35%) Replication
1 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Linux
3 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (26.09%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
6 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
7 3 (13.04%) AIX
7 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (13.04%) SUSE
7 3 (13.04%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (8.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (13.04%) Operations Management
2 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
2 3 (13.04%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) Change Management
2 3 (13.04%) Validation
2 3 (13.04%) Migration
3 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.35%) DevOps
4 1 (4.35%) Test Planning
4 1 (4.35%) Line Management
4 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (4.35%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.35%) Scrum
4 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) Perl
1 6 (26.09%) Python
1 6 (26.09%) Shell Script
1 6 (26.09%) Jython
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (17.39%) MCITP
2 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (13.04%) MCSE
4 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) MCTS
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (26.09%) vSphere
4 3 (13.04%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (13.04%) FreeRADIUS
5 2 (8.70%) Firmware
6 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) SCCM
2 3 (13.04%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (13.04%) HP SIM
2 3 (13.04%) CA Spectrum
2 3 (13.04%) vMotion
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) IBM
2 9 (39.13%) VMware
3 6 (26.09%) AppDynamics
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) Adobe
4 5 (21.74%) HP
5 3 (13.04%) Dell
5 3 (13.04%) Citrix
5 3 (13.04%) CA
5 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
5 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
5 3 (13.04%) Splunk
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco
6 1 (4.35%) Google