The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 61 70 78
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Contract jobs citing DNS 9 24 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.13% 1.70% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.87% 9.02% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 0
Median daily rate £425 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £16.68 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £21.53 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+28.91% +19.58%
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
131 266 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.52% 18.80% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 119 58
Median daily rate £400 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £347
% change year-on-year
- +4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 12
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £45.00 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 October 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +2 5 £425 +22.30% 3
Marlow - 2 £343 - 1
High Wycombe +3 1 £475 - 2
Aylesbury - 1 £300 -
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (61.11%) Internet
2 11 (61.11%) Skype for Business
3 10 (55.56%) Cisco
3 10 (55.56%) Firewall
3 10 (55.56%) Windows
4 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (50.00%) Citrix
4 9 (50.00%) Project Management
4 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 8 (44.44%) Migration
6 7 (38.89%) CheckPoint
6 7 (38.89%) SSL
6 7 (38.89%) VPN
6 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
6 7 (38.89%) DHCP
6 7 (38.89%) NetScaler
6 7 (38.89%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
6 7 (38.89%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (33.33%) F5
7 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (33.33%) Data Migration
7 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (33.33%) IronPort
7 6 (33.33%) ProjectWise
7 6 (33.33%) Finance
7 6 (33.33%) Blue Coat
7 6 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (61.11%) Skype for Business
2 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 6 (33.33%) ProjectWise
3 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) Internet
2 10 (55.56%) Firewall
3 7 (38.89%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (38.89%) DHCP
3 7 (38.89%) NetScaler
3 7 (38.89%) SSL
3 7 (38.89%) VPN
4 6 (33.33%) FTP
4 6 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
5 5 (27.78%) LAN
5 5 (27.78%) WAN
6 3 (16.67%) SAN
6 3 (16.67%) Skype
6 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 2 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (11.11%) SMTP
8 1 (5.56%) MPLS
8 1 (5.56%) Network Security
8 1 (5.56%) SNMP
8 1 (5.56%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Electronics
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Project Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Active Directory Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Active Directory Specialist
2 4 (22.22%) Server Specialist
3 3 (16.67%) LAN Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) WAN Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Active Directory Migration Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Exchange Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) LAN Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Middleware Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Migration Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) SAN Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) WAN Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Wintel Server Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) PKI
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.11%) Android
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
6 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Project Management
2 8 (44.44%) Migration
3 6 (33.33%) B2B
3 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 6 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (22.22%) Capacity Management
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) Data Centre Operations
5 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (11.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 2 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (11.11%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 2 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL
6 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) MCSE
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) CCNP
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (38.89%) Virtual Servers
3 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (16.67%) XenApp
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
6 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCOM
2 3 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (11.11%) AirWatch
3 2 (11.11%) NetBackup
3 2 (11.11%) SCCM
3 2 (11.11%) WSUS
4 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
4 1 (5.56%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) Cisco
3 9 (50.00%) Citrix
4 7 (38.89%) CheckPoint
5 6 (33.33%) Blue Coat
5 6 (33.33%) F5
5 6 (33.33%) IronPort
5 6 (33.33%) Oracle
5 6 (33.33%) VMware
6 4 (22.22%) EMC
6 4 (22.22%) HP
7 3 (16.67%) Symantec
8 2 (11.11%) 3PAR
8 2 (11.11%) CommVault
8 2 (11.11%) MobileIron
8 2 (11.11%) NetApp
8 2 (11.11%) SAP
8 2 (11.11%) Veeam
9 1 (5.56%) Intel Security
9 1 (5.56%) Meraki
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
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