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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 23 28 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing DNS 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 1.02% 1.78% 3.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 17.65% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Average daily rate
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£150 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-65.90% -2.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £333 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +10.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.38 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+52.34% +3.22%
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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
12 17 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 12.24% 10.06% 19.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 17
Average daily rate £321 £520 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.22% +22.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £410 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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

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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 28 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (100.00%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
3 1 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) AppSense
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) IIS

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) AppSense