The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 22 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DNS 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.79% - 1.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% - 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate £363 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +48.43%
DNS
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 11.81% 11.11% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 8
Average daily rate £363 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £425 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
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 Canary Wharf

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) Risk Management
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) Scrum
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
1 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
1 6 (85.71%) Hadoop
1 6 (85.71%) Visualisation
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon S3
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (85.71%) Splunk
1 6 (85.71%) Big Data
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon EMR
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon RDS
1 6 (85.71%) Apache Spark
1 6 (85.71%) Algorithms
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon Kinesis
1 6 (85.71%) AWS CloudFormation
1 6 (85.71%) iptables
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (85.71%) Bash Shell
1 6 (85.71%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 6 (85.71%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon EMR
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon Kinesis
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon S3
1 6 (85.71%) AWS CloudFormation
1 6 (85.71%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon RDS
1 6 (85.71%) Big Data
1 6 (85.71%) Hadoop
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) AWS Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Server Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Algorithms
1 6 (85.71%) Visualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Risk Management
1 6 (85.71%) Scrum
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Data Security
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Bash Shell
1 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) iptables
2 1 (14.29%) DFS Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Firmware
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Splunk
2 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
2 1 (14.29%) Veeam
2 1 (14.29%) VMware