The table below looks at the statistics for DNA skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNA over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Distributed interNet Applications (DNA)
Rank 610 612 572
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -40
Contract jobs citing DNA 12 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.012% 0.034%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.029% 0.015% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 9
Median daily rate £563 £476 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% +73.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £400 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £555 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £294 £453 £275
% change year-on-year
-35.08% +64.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £9.00 - £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 - £22.00
DNA
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41831 40715 38755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.63% 79.06% 77.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 27968 25808 24622
Median daily rate £445 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.58% +4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 916 1188 1141
Median hourly rate £32.25 £29.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.20% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £12.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.91 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

DNA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing DNA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

DNA Jobs Demand Trend in England

DNA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

DNA Daily Rate Trend in England

DNA
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNA across the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

DNA Daily Rate Histogram in England

DNA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

DNA Hourly Rate Trend in England

DNA
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 DNA within the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 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 -17 9 £575 +20.73% 13
East Midlands - 1 £263 -
South West - 1 - - 3
East of England - 1 - - 3
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UK

DNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DNA 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 DNA.

1 11 (35.48%) C#
2 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (25.81%) VBA
3 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
3 8 (25.81%) Web Services
4 7 (22.58%) Java
4 7 (22.58%) Front Office
5 6 (19.35%) Games
5 6 (19.35%) Cisco
5 6 (19.35%) TDD
5 6 (19.35%) Online Games
6 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (16.13%) Puppet
6 5 (16.13%) F5
6 5 (16.13%) OpenStack
6 5 (16.13%) Windows
6 5 (16.13%) VMware
6 5 (16.13%) Private Cloud
6 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
6 5 (16.13%) DevOps
7 4 (12.90%) Line Management
7 4 (12.90%) Front End Development
7 4 (12.90%) C++
7 4 (12.90%) .NET
7 4 (12.90%) Oracle
7 4 (12.90%) Electronic Trading
7 4 (12.90%) Derivative
7 4 (12.90%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (12.90%) Oracle Coherence
7 4 (12.90%) WPF

DNA
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 (16.13%) OpenStack
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (9.68%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (9.68%) Node.js
4 2 (6.45%) CMS
5 1 (3.23%) IBM Notes
5 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) IaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (9.68%) SAN
2 1 (3.23%) ADSL
2 1 (3.23%) Intranet
2 1 (3.23%) IP Telephony
2 1 (3.23%) LAN
2 1 (3.23%) MD110
2 1 (3.23%) PABX
2 1 (3.23%) Skype
2 1 (3.23%) WAN
2 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) OLAP
3 1 (3.23%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 7 (22.58%) Front Office
2 6 (19.35%) Games
3 3 (9.68%) Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Legal
4 2 (6.45%) Automotive
4 2 (6.45%) Finance
4 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Law
4 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Front Office Developer
3 4 (12.90%) C# Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.68%) VBA Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Excel Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Excel VBA Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Grid Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (6.45%) RAD Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Security Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Architect
6 1 (3.23%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Development Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) Web Services
2 4 (12.90%) .NET
2 4 (12.90%) WPF
3 1 (3.23%) JSON
3 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (19.35%) Online Games
3 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
3 5 (16.13%) Private Cloud
4 4 (12.90%) Derivative
4 4 (12.90%) Equity Derivative
5 3 (9.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (6.45%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
7 1 (3.23%) Equities
7 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Unix
4 1 (3.23%) Android
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) TDD
2 5 (16.13%) DevOps
3 4 (12.90%) Electronic Trading
3 4 (12.90%) Front End Development
3 4 (12.90%) Line Management
4 3 (9.68%) API Development
4 3 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (9.68%) High Availability
4 3 (9.68%) Open Source
4 3 (9.68%) Time Management
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.45%) Analytics
5 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.45%) Case Management
5 2 (6.45%) Project Management
5 2 (6.45%) RAD
5 2 (6.45%) Refactoring
5 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) C#
2 8 (25.81%) VBA
3 7 (22.58%) Java
4 4 (12.90%) C++
5 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
5 3 (9.68%) Python
6 2 (6.45%) SQL
7 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.68%) NFS
2 3 (9.68%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Puppet
2 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.23%) AirWatch
3 1 (3.23%) AppDNA
3 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Cisco
2 5 (16.13%) F5
2 5 (16.13%) VMware
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle
4 2 (6.45%) HP
4 2 (6.45%) NetApp
4 2 (6.45%) Palo Alto
5 1 (3.23%) Aastra
5 1 (3.23%) BT
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix
5 1 (3.23%) Ericsson
5 1 (3.23%) Lotus
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.23%) Mitel
5 1 (3.23%) Red Box
5 1 (3.23%) Tableau
5 1 (3.23%) Tandberg