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 8 July 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
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 26 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing DNS 1 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 0.67% 1.79% 3.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.88% 12.50% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 6
Average daily rate
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- £398 £494
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -19.49%
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £300 £299
% change year-on-year
+12.91% +0.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
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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
17 16 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 11.33% 14.29% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 24
Average daily rate £550 £475 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +24.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £345 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £33.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

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

DNS
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (50.00%) MSI
2 1 (50.00%) MOS
2 1 (50.00%) MCDST
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) WMI
2 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MOS
2 1 (50.00%) MCDST
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (50.00%) WMI
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix