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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Distributed interNet Applications (DNA)
Rank 604 609 583
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -26
Contract jobs citing DNA 32 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.023% 0.024%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.077% 0.029% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 4
Median daily rate £500 £409 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.17% +21.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £375 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £439 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
41454 41365 38999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.05% 80.00% 78.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 27626 27425 24650
Median daily rate £448 £420 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.54% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £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 961 1085 1124
Median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.79 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.19 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +27 26 £513 +19.88% 6
West Midlands - 3 £500 -
South East +10 1 - - 1
North East -39 1 £400 +6.66%
East Midlands - 1 £375 -
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UK

DNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 13 (29.55%) Fintech
2 12 (27.27%) Linux
3 11 (25.00%) Windows
3 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (22.73%) VMware
5 9 (20.45%) Cisco
6 8 (18.18%) NetApp
6 8 (18.18%) High Availability
7 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (15.91%) Java
7 7 (15.91%) Unix
7 7 (15.91%) TDD
8 6 (13.64%) Games
8 6 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
8 6 (13.64%) SAN
8 6 (13.64%) Puppet
8 6 (13.64%) Data Centre
9 5 (11.36%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (11.36%) Cloud Foundry
9 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (11.36%) F5
9 5 (11.36%) Marketing
9 5 (11.36%) Online Games
9 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (11.36%) Symantec
9 5 (11.36%) NFS
10 4 (9.09%) NetBackup
10 4 (9.09%) Data Management
10 4 (9.09%) Replication

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 (11.36%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (9.09%) OpenStack
3 3 (6.82%) Apache
3 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.82%) Skype for Business
4 2 (4.55%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.27%) IIS
5 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.27%) MS Office
3 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.27%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Magento
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (2.27%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.55%) IaaS
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) SAN
2 4 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (9.09%) NAS
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (6.82%) DNS
3 3 (6.82%) Intranet
3 3 (6.82%) iSCSI
4 2 (4.55%) Firewall
4 2 (4.55%) SMTP
4 2 (4.55%) SNMP
5 1 (2.27%) BGP
5 1 (2.27%) BIG-IP
5 1 (2.27%) DHCP
5 1 (2.27%) EIGRP
5 1 (2.27%) LAN
5 1 (2.27%) LDAP
5 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.27%) VPN
5 1 (2.27%) WAN
5 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (2.27%) Axure RP
General
1 6 (13.64%) Games
2 5 (11.36%) Marketing
3 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.82%) Law
5 2 (4.55%) Banking
5 2 (4.55%) Front Office
5 2 (4.55%) Multimedia
6 1 (2.27%) Automotive
6 1 (2.27%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (2.27%) Finance
6 1 (2.27%) Legal
6 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Administrator
2 6 (13.64%) Developer
3 5 (11.36%) Consultant
3 5 (11.36%) Java Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Designer
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Storage Administrator
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Exchange Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Front Office Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Graphic Designer
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Security Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Systems Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) AngularJS
1 3 (6.82%) CSS
1 3 (6.82%) Sinatra
1 3 (6.82%) Spring
1 3 (6.82%) Web Services
2 2 (4.55%) LAMP
2 2 (4.55%) Node.js
2 2 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Fintech
2 6 (13.64%) Data Centre
3 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.36%) Online Games
4 4 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 4 (9.09%) Private Cloud
4 4 (9.09%) Replication
5 3 (6.82%) Blackberry
6 2 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (4.55%) User Experience
6 2 (4.55%) Video Editing
7 1 (2.27%) Derivative
7 1 (2.27%) Device Driver
7 1 (2.27%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (2.27%) Interactive TV
7 1 (2.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Linux
2 11 (25.00%) Windows
3 7 (15.91%) Unix
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.82%) CentOS
5 3 (6.82%) Data ONTAP
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.55%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.27%) VMS
7 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (18.18%) High Availability
3 7 (15.91%) TDD
4 6 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (11.36%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (9.09%) Data Management
6 4 (9.09%) DevOps
6 4 (9.09%) Migration
6 4 (9.09%) Open Source
6 4 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (9.09%) Rapid Prototyping
7 3 (6.82%) B2B
7 3 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (6.82%) Data Security
7 3 (6.82%) ITIL
7 3 (6.82%) Marketing Strategy
7 3 (6.82%) Time Management
8 2 (4.55%) Qualitative Research
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) Java
2 4 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 4 (9.09%) Python
3 3 (6.82%) C#
3 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.82%) Ruby
4 2 (4.55%) C++
4 2 (4.55%) Perl
5 1 (2.27%) SQL
5 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Degree
1 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.55%) MCSA
2 2 (4.55%) MCSE
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.27%) APMP
3 1 (2.27%) CCSP
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.27%) ISEB
3 1 (2.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.36%) NFS
3 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 3 (6.82%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (4.55%) Postfix
5 2 (4.55%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.27%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.27%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) Puppet
2 4 (9.09%) NetBackup
3 3 (6.82%) vRealize
4 2 (4.55%) Ansible
4 2 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.55%) SCCM
5 1 (2.27%) AppDNA
5 1 (2.27%) Cacti
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.27%) Nagios
5 1 (2.27%) OpenNMS
5 1 (2.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) VMware
2 9 (20.45%) Cisco
3 8 (18.18%) NetApp
4 5 (11.36%) F5
4 5 (11.36%) Symantec
5 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.82%) Oracle
5 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.55%) Adobe
6 2 (4.55%) HP
6 2 (4.55%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.27%) CA
7 1 (2.27%) Citrix
7 1 (2.27%) hybris
7 1 (2.27%) Veeam