The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 65 74 73
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs citing DNS 16 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.51% 1.46% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.56% 7.98% 6.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 4
Average daily rate £418 £400 £249
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +60.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £248 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £405 £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £25.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +56.25%
DNS
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
187 238 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.61% 18.34% 14.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 87 57
Average daily rate £410 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 7
Average hourly rate £15.25 £26.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.34% +65.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £25.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £40.00 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DNS across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

DNS
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

DNS Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

DNS
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +6 13 £425 +6.25% 3
High Wycombe +2 1 £255 -27.14%
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (68.18%) Microsoft
1 15 (68.18%) Citrix
2 14 (63.64%) Internet
2 14 (63.64%) Firewall
3 13 (59.09%) Cisco
4 12 (54.55%) Migration
4 12 (54.55%) Skype for Business
4 12 (54.55%) Data Centre
5 11 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (50.00%) VPN
5 11 (50.00%) Project Management
6 10 (45.45%) SSL
6 10 (45.45%) NetScaler
7 9 (40.91%) Cybersecurity
7 9 (40.91%) F5
7 9 (40.91%) Blue Coat
7 9 (40.91%) Reverse Proxy
7 9 (40.91%) IronPort
7 9 (40.91%) ProjectWise
7 9 (40.91%) Configuration Management
7 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
7 9 (40.91%) CheckPoint
7 9 (40.91%) FTP
7 9 (40.91%) B2B
7 9 (40.91%) WAN
7 9 (40.91%) Oracle
8 8 (36.36%) Windows
8 8 (36.36%) LAN
8 8 (36.36%) Data Migration
8 8 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 12 (54.55%) Skype for Business
2 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
4 2 (9.09%) Apache
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (9.09%) IIS
4 2 (9.09%) Node.js
4 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) ProjectWise
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (63.64%) Firewall
1 14 (63.64%) Internet
2 11 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 11 (50.00%) VPN
3 10 (45.45%) NetScaler
3 10 (45.45%) SSL
4 9 (40.91%) FTP
4 9 (40.91%) Reverse Proxy
4 9 (40.91%) WAN
5 8 (36.36%) LAN
6 6 (27.27%) SAN
7 5 (22.73%) DHCP
8 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
8 4 (18.18%) Wireless
9 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (4.55%) IPsec
9 1 (4.55%) POP3
9 1 (4.55%) SMTP
9 1 (4.55%) TACACS
9 1 (4.55%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Ant
2 1 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Project Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Active Directory Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Active Directory Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) LAN Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) LAN Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) SAN Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) SAN Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) Server Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Server Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) WAN Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) WAN Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Wintel Server Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Wintel Server Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) Wintel Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Middleware
2 2 (9.09%) Ajax
2 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 2 (9.09%) CSS
2 2 (9.09%) CSS3
2 2 (9.09%) Dojo
2 2 (9.09%) DOM
2 2 (9.09%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) HTML5
2 2 (9.09%) J2EE
2 2 (9.09%) J2SE
2 2 (9.09%) jQuery
2 2 (9.09%) JSP
2 2 (9.09%) JSTL
2 2 (9.09%) React
2 2 (9.09%) XML
2 2 (9.09%) XSLT
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
2 2 (9.09%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Migration
2 11 (50.00%) Project Management
3 9 (40.91%) B2B
3 9 (40.91%) Configuration Management
3 9 (40.91%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (36.36%) Data Migration
4 8 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (22.73%) ITIL
6 4 (18.18%) Service Management
7 3 (13.64%) Change Management
8 2 (9.09%) Capacity Management
8 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 2 (9.09%) Front End Development
8 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
9 1 (4.55%) Change Control
9 1 (4.55%) Network Management
9 1 (4.55%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 1 (4.55%) Test Planning
9 1 (4.55%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) MCSE
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (9.09%) CCNP
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.55%) CCNA
4 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) MCITP
4 1 (4.55%) MCP
4 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 6 (27.27%) XenApp
3 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (13.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (9.09%) vSphere
6 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCOM
2 1 (4.55%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Citrix
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 13 (59.09%) Cisco
3 9 (40.91%) Blue Coat
3 9 (40.91%) CheckPoint
3 9 (40.91%) F5
3 9 (40.91%) IronPort
3 9 (40.91%) Oracle
4 6 (27.27%) VMware
5 3 (13.64%) 3PAR
5 3 (13.64%) CommVault
5 3 (13.64%) EMC
5 3 (13.64%) HP
5 3 (13.64%) NetApp
6 2 (9.09%) IBM
7 1 (4.55%) AppSense
7 1 (4.55%) SAP
7 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
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