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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 27 34 15
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Contract jobs citing DNS 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.85% 0.38% 3.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.48% 1.39% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£380 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
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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
73 72 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 33.80% 27.17% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 16 10
Average daily rate £350 £338 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +29.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £438 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -57.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% -7.16%

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 29 August 2014, 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 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
4 6 (50.00%) DHCP
4 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (41.67%) Linux
5 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (33.33%) HP
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (25.00%) VPN
7 3 (25.00%) MCSE
7 3 (25.00%) ITIL
7 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (25.00%) MCITP
7 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (16.67%) Software Packaging
8 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
8 2 (16.67%) SCCM
8 2 (16.67%) SCOM
8 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
8 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
8 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (16.67%) Software Distribution
8 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (16.67%) IIS
1 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (8.33%) Lync
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) DHCP
1 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (25.00%) VPN
3 2 (16.67%) SAN
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) IPsec
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
4 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (8.33%) BIG-IP
4 1 (8.33%) VLAN
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) BGP
4 1 (8.33%) SSL
4 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Build Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Software Packaging
2 1 (8.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Firmware
1 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (8.33%) PKI
1 1 (8.33%) Statistics
1 1 (8.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
7 1 (8.33%) AIX
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (8.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (16.67%) Validation
2 2 (16.67%) Software Distribution
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) MCSE
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (25.00%) MCITP
4 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) CCNA
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (8.33%) vSphere
4 1 (8.33%) UAG
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (8.33%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (8.33%) ISA Server
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
1 2 (16.67%) SCOM
2 1 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (8.33%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (16.67%) Borland
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle
6 1 (8.33%) IBM
6 1 (8.33%) Citrix
6 1 (8.33%) CA
6 1 (8.33%) NetApp
6 1 (8.33%) Apple
6 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (8.33%) McAfee
6 1 (8.33%) Fujitsu
6 1 (8.33%) F5
6 1 (8.33%) Splunk
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