The table below looks at the statistics for DDNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DDNS over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic DNS (DDNS)
Rank 609 638 -
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -
Contract jobs citing DDNS 6 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.010% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.078% 0.069% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Median daily rate £363 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
DDNS
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7672 7204 7787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.42% 13.85% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4722 4187 4376
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £231 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 373 500 443
Median hourly rate £26.50 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.19% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.73 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

DDNS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

DDNS Jobs Demand Trend in England

DDNS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

DDNS Daily Rate Trend in England

DDNS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

DDNS Hourly Rate Trend in England

DDNS
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DDNS within the England region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -8 3 £395 -16.84%
South East - 3 £313 - 1
DDNS
UK

DDNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DDNS 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 England region with a requirement for DDNS.

1 13 (100.00%) DHCP
1 13 (100.00%) DNS
2 7 (53.85%) SSL
2 7 (53.85%) Ethernet
2 7 (53.85%) LAN
2 7 (53.85%) WAN
2 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) MPLS
2 7 (53.85%) DSL
2 7 (53.85%) TACACS
2 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) Management Information System
2 7 (53.85%) Wireless
2 7 (53.85%) IPsec
2 7 (53.85%) Information Management
2 7 (53.85%) Load Balancing
2 7 (53.85%) SolarWinds
2 7 (53.85%) SolarWinds Orion
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
3 6 (46.15%) Change Control
3 6 (46.15%) F5
3 6 (46.15%) Network Design
3 6 (46.15%) Operations Management
3 6 (46.15%) OSPF
3 6 (46.15%) BGP
4 5 (38.46%) Linux

DDNS
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 5 (38.46%) Apache
2 3 (23.08%) IIS
2 3 (23.08%) JBoss
2 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) DHCP
1 13 (100.00%) DNS
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (53.85%) DSL
2 7 (53.85%) Ethernet
2 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) IPsec
2 7 (53.85%) LAN
2 7 (53.85%) MPLS
2 7 (53.85%) SSL
2 7 (53.85%) TACACS
2 7 (53.85%) WAN
2 7 (53.85%) Wireless
3 6 (46.15%) BGP
3 6 (46.15%) OSPF
4 4 (30.77%) 3G
4 4 (30.77%) ISDN
4 4 (30.77%) Junos
4 4 (30.77%) SAN
4 4 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
2 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) VisualVM
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Middleware Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (23.08%) J2EE
1 3 (23.08%) LAMP
1 3 (23.08%) Middleware
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) JMS
2 2 (15.38%) JMX
2 2 (15.38%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
1 7 (53.85%) Management Information System
2 4 (30.77%) PKI
3 3 (23.08%) Clustering
3 3 (23.08%) Grid Computing
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Debian
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Information Management
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
1 7 (53.85%) Load Balancing
2 6 (46.15%) Change Control
2 6 (46.15%) Network Design
2 6 (46.15%) Operations Management
3 4 (30.77%) WAN Optimisation
4 3 (23.08%) High Availability
4 3 (23.08%) SOA
5 2 (15.38%) DevOps
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.69%) CRM
6 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
1 3 (23.08%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) C
2 2 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) PHP
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) CCNA
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco Prime
1 7 (53.85%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Cacti
3 1 (7.69%) Nagios
3 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco
1 7 (53.85%) SolarWinds
2 6 (46.15%) F5
3 4 (30.77%) Barracuda Networks
3 4 (30.77%) Juniper
3 4 (30.77%) Palo Alto
4 3 (23.08%) IBM
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
6 1 (7.69%) Cognos
6 1 (7.69%) Dynatrace