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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 70 79 60
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -19
Contract jobs citing DNS 21 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.74% 0.71% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.05% 4.74% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £250 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £242 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £265 £359
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £285 £300
% change year-on-year
+14.03% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £26.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+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
209 190 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.29% 14.96% 12.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 67 36
Average daily rate £395 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.53% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £335 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 10
Average hourly rate £26.00 £15.75 £14.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.07% +5.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.19 £14.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.60 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -20.00%

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 3 June 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

DNS Hourly Rate Histogram 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 3 June 2015. 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
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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 +10 12 £400 +61.61% 5
Aylesbury - 6 £200 -
Buckingham - 1 - -
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 32 (69.57%) Windows
2 29 (63.04%) Active Directory
3 24 (52.17%) DHCP
4 22 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (41.30%) VMware
6 17 (36.96%) Citrix
6 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (36.96%) PowerShell
7 14 (30.43%) SCCM
7 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
8 13 (28.26%) Security Cleared
8 13 (28.26%) vSphere
9 12 (26.09%) Firewall
10 11 (23.91%) IIS
10 11 (23.91%) ITIL
11 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
11 10 (21.74%) Windows XP
11 10 (21.74%) LAN
11 10 (21.74%) WAN
11 10 (21.74%) HP
11 10 (21.74%) Migration
11 10 (21.74%) Hyper-V
11 10 (21.74%) XenDesktop
11 10 (21.74%) Windows 7
12 9 (19.57%) SCOM
12 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (19.57%) TCP/IP
12 9 (19.57%) SQL
13 8 (17.39%) VPN
13 8 (17.39%) Shell Script

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 11 (23.91%) IIS
2 6 (13.04%) MS Exchange
3 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (10.87%) Apache
3 5 (10.87%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.35%) IBM Notes
4 2 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (4.35%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.17%) CMS
5 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.52%) MS Office
3 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.35%) SaaS
3 2 (4.35%) PaaS
3 2 (4.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (52.17%) DHCP
2 12 (26.09%) Firewall
3 10 (21.74%) LAN
3 10 (21.74%) WAN
4 9 (19.57%) TCP/IP
5 8 (17.39%) VPN
6 6 (13.04%) SSL
6 6 (13.04%) Wireshark
7 5 (10.87%) NetScaler
7 5 (10.87%) SAN
7 5 (10.87%) SMTP
8 3 (6.52%) PBX
8 3 (6.52%) Cisco IPT
8 3 (6.52%) IP Telephony
9 2 (4.35%) VLAN
9 2 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (2.17%) Multicast
10 1 (2.17%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.35%) Banking
2 2 (4.35%) Marketing
2 2 (4.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) Analyst
1 9 (19.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (13.04%) Consultant
3 4 (8.70%) Network Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Support Analyst
3 4 (8.70%) Support Specialist
3 4 (8.70%) Active Directory Consultant
4 3 (6.52%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Administrator
4 3 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Network Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Applications Support
5 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (4.35%) Wintel Support
5 2 (4.35%) Web Support Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) Web Services
1 4 (8.70%) X-Windows
2 2 (4.35%) HTML
2 2 (4.35%) .NET
2 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.70%) PKI
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) Clustering
3 2 (4.35%) DTV
4 1 (2.17%) EPoS
4 1 (2.17%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 32 (69.57%) Windows
2 22 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (21.74%) Windows XP
4 10 (21.74%) Windows 7
5 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (10.87%) Linux
7 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (6.52%) UNIX
7 3 (6.52%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) ITIL
2 10 (21.74%) Migration
3 7 (15.22%) Problem Management
4 5 (10.87%) Capacity Management
4 5 (10.87%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (10.87%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (6.52%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (6.52%) Kernel Tuning
5 3 (6.52%) QMS
5 3 (6.52%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.35%) Scrum
6 2 (4.35%) Programme Management
6 2 (4.35%) Automated Testing
6 2 (4.35%) Data Modelling
6 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.35%) Open Source
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (4.35%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.96%) PowerShell
2 9 (19.57%) SQL
3 8 (17.39%) Shell Script
4 5 (10.87%) Perl
4 5 (10.87%) Python
5 4 (8.70%) VBScript
6 3 (6.52%) VB
7 2 (4.35%) C#
7 2 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.39%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.04%) DV Cleared
4 4 (8.70%) MCP
4 4 (8.70%) MCSE
4 4 (8.70%) CCNP
4 4 (8.70%) CCNA
4 4 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (6.52%) MCSA
6 1 (2.17%) VCAP
6 1 (2.17%) CCIA
6 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.17%) MCTS
6 1 (2.17%) MCITP
6 1 (2.17%) Degree
6 1 (2.17%) CCA
6 1 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.17%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (63.04%) Active Directory
2 13 (28.26%) vSphere
3 10 (21.74%) XenDesktop
3 10 (21.74%) Hyper-V
4 6 (13.04%) XenApp
4 6 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (10.87%) UAG
5 5 (10.87%) HDFS
6 3 (6.52%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (4.35%) Docker
8 1 (2.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (30.43%) SCCM
2 9 (19.57%) SCOM
3 5 (10.87%) Zenoss
3 5 (10.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (10.87%) Nagios
4 3 (6.52%) OVSD
4 3 (6.52%) OpenView
5 2 (4.35%) WSUS
5 2 (4.35%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.17%) Cacti
Vendors
1 19 (41.30%) VMware
2 17 (36.96%) Citrix
3 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
4 10 (21.74%) HP
5 8 (17.39%) AppSense
6 7 (15.22%) Cisco
7 5 (10.87%) Oracle
7 5 (10.87%) Splunk
8 3 (6.52%) Infoblox
8 3 (6.52%) Dell
8 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
8 3 (6.52%) McAfee
8 3 (6.52%) TOWER Software
9 2 (4.35%) SAP
9 2 (4.35%) Lotus
9 2 (4.35%) Veeam
10 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.17%) F5
10 1 (2.17%) Rackspace
10 1 (2.17%) Juniper
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