The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 33 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs citing DNS 2 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.82% 3.59% 2.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.71% 17.39% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 3
Median daily rate £319 £350 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.92% -10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £325 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £400 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £21.53 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.59% +19.58%
DNS
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
35 92 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.29% 20.63% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 78 23
Median daily rate £350 £350 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

DNS
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

DNS Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for DNS.

1 11 (100.00%) DHCP
2 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
4 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) IIS
4 6 (54.55%) Windows
5 5 (45.45%) Linux
5 5 (45.45%) Java
5 5 (45.45%) Perl
5 5 (45.45%) .NET
5 5 (45.45%) HTTP
5 5 (45.45%) SSL
5 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
5 5 (45.45%) Xen
5 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (45.45%) Google
5 5 (45.45%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (45.45%) Amazon S3
5 5 (45.45%) Google App Engine
5 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (45.45%) Open Source
5 5 (45.45%) Puppet
5 5 (45.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
5 5 (45.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (45.45%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (45.45%) Ansible
5 5 (45.45%) DevOps

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 6 (54.55%) IIS
2 3 (27.27%) Apache
2 3 (27.27%) Jetty
2 3 (27.27%) Mongrel
2 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) nginx
2 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon ELB
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon S3
1 5 (45.45%) Google App Engine
1 5 (45.45%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (45.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (27.27%) Office 365
2 3 (27.27%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) DHCP
2 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
3 5 (45.45%) HTTP
3 5 (45.45%) SSL
4 3 (27.27%) FTP
4 3 (27.27%) IPsec
4 3 (27.27%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (27.27%) SAN
5 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) Internet
5 2 (18.18%) VPN
6 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
6 1 (9.09%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (27.27%) MySQL
3 2 (18.18%) GIS
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 3 (27.27%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Server Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Wintel Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) J2EE
2 3 (27.27%) Kafka
2 3 (27.27%) LAMP
2 3 (27.27%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (27.27%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
1 5 (45.45%) DevOps
1 5 (45.45%) Open Source
2 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
1 5 (45.45%) Perl
2 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) MCITP
1 2 (18.18%) MCSE
1 2 (18.18%) MCTS
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (45.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (45.45%) Xen
3 2 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (18.18%) XenApp
4 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Ansible
1 5 (45.45%) Fluentd
1 5 (45.45%) Puppet
1 5 (45.45%) Terraform
2 3 (27.27%) Marathon
2 3 (27.27%) Mesos
2 3 (27.27%) Piwik
3 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) Google
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) EqualLogic