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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 29 19 28
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Contract jobs citing DNS 5 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.74% 5.36% 3.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.82% 20.27% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 5
Average daily rate £265 £339 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.77% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £238 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £378 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £13.65 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.38 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-14.43% +46.09%
DNS
Berkshire

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
39 74 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 13.54% 26.43% 25.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 32 27
Average daily rate £293 £330 £341
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £273 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 8
Average hourly rate £45.00 £13.65 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+229.67% +1.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016, 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 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) DHCP
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) LAN
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
4 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
4 3 (27.27%) WLAN
4 3 (27.27%) C
4 3 (27.27%) EMC
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (18.18%) Tivoli
5 2 (18.18%) IBM
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
5 2 (18.18%) NFS
5 2 (18.18%) SNMP
5 2 (18.18%) VPN
5 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (18.18%) Perl
5 2 (18.18%) VB
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) PVCS
5 2 (18.18%) SAP
5 2 (18.18%) WAN
5 2 (18.18%) SMTP
5 2 (18.18%) Solaris
5 2 (18.18%) Linux

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (9.09%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) DHCP
2 5 (45.45%) LAN
3 3 (27.27%) WLAN
4 2 (18.18%) SMTP
4 2 (18.18%) SNMP
4 2 (18.18%) VPN
4 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 2 (18.18%) Wireless
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (9.09%) Firewall
5 1 (9.09%) MPLS
5 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
5 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) PVCS
General
1 2 (18.18%) Electronics
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Network Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Network Project Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Unix Scripter
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Developer
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Solaris
4 2 (18.18%) Unix
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
5 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
2 2 (18.18%) Security Management
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C
2 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
2 2 (18.18%) Korn
2 2 (18.18%) Perl
2 2 (18.18%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCP
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
4 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 2 (18.18%) NFS
4 2 (18.18%) Samba
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Server
4 2 (18.18%) Xen
5 1 (9.09%) XenApp
5 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
1 2 (18.18%) Tivoli
2 1 (9.09%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (9.09%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
2 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) EMC
3 2 (18.18%) Egenera
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 2 (18.18%) SAP
3 2 (18.18%) Serena
4 1 (9.09%) AppSense
4 1 (9.09%) Aruba
4 1 (9.09%) CA
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Fujitsu
4 1 (9.09%) Sage