The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 19 31 34
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +3
Contract jobs citing DNS 2 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 1.77% 2.30% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 40.00% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Average daily rate
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£525 £468 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.29% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Docklands, London region.

Communications & Networking Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 15 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 21.24% 5.75% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 21
Average daily rate £525 £485 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.24% +21.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £48.03
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) MPLS
1 3 (75.00%) Investment Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) Multicast
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) PBX
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) H.323
3 1 (25.00%) Finance

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Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 1 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) Multicast
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
3 1 (25.00%) PBX
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) H.323
3 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Investment Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Product Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) VCP5
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) F5
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) VMware