The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
Renfrewshire / Erskine
Rank 10 21 29
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +8
Contract jobs citing DNS 6 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 21.43% 12.18% 3.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.00% 31.67% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 3
Median daily rate £340 £359 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.22% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £290 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £431 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £349
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £20.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+24.39% -13.68%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 60 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 53.57% 38.46% 44.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 53 28
Median daily rate £325 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £435 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
- +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DNS 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 Erskine region with a requirement for DNS.

1 39 (97.50%) Active Directory
2 35 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 29 (72.50%) Security Cleared
4 25 (62.50%) SC Cleared
5 21 (52.50%) PowerShell
5 21 (52.50%) Windows
6 20 (50.00%) DHCP
7 18 (45.00%) Kerberos
8 17 (42.50%) Replication
8 17 (42.50%) PKI
9 16 (40.00%) X.500
9 16 (40.00%) LDAP
10 14 (35.00%) MS Excel
11 13 (32.50%) Windows Server
12 11 (27.50%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (25.00%) SQL
13 10 (25.00%) ITIL
13 10 (25.00%) Intranet
13 10 (25.00%) Internet
13 10 (25.00%) VMware
13 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (22.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 9 (22.50%) vSphere
14 9 (22.50%) Management Information System
14 9 (22.50%) vRealize
14 9 (22.50%) PowerCLI
14 9 (22.50%) VSAN
15 8 (20.00%) Migration
15 8 (20.00%) MCP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine 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:

Applications
1 14 (35.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.50%) Office 365
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (50.00%) DHCP
2 18 (45.00%) Kerberos
3 16 (40.00%) LDAP
3 16 (40.00%) X.500
4 10 (25.00%) Internet
4 10 (25.00%) Intranet
5 9 (22.50%) VSAN
6 8 (20.00%) SAN
7 3 (7.50%) Firewall
8 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Active Directory Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 6 (15.00%) Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Server Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Active Directory Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) PowerShell Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Services Delivery Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) VMware Specialist
6 2 (5.00%) Wintel Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) Active Directory Support
7 1 (2.50%) Active Directory Support Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V Specialist
7 1 (2.50%) Migration Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) PowerShell Specialist
7 1 (2.50%) Server Support
7 1 (2.50%) Server Support Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (42.50%) PKI
1 17 (42.50%) Replication
2 9 (22.50%) Management Information System
3 6 (15.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (52.50%) Windows
2 13 (32.50%) Windows Server
3 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) ITIL
2 8 (20.00%) Change Control
2 8 (20.00%) Migration
3 7 (17.50%) Project Management
3 7 (17.50%) Server Building
4 5 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.00%) Validation
6 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.50%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) PowerShell
2 10 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (72.50%) Security Cleared
2 25 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 11 (27.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (22.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (20.00%) MCP
5 8 (20.00%) MCTS
6 5 (12.50%) Degree
7 3 (7.50%) MCSE
8 2 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 39 (97.50%) Active Directory
2 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (22.50%) vSphere
4 3 (7.50%) DFS Replication
5 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) PowerCLI
1 9 (22.50%) vRealize
2 1 (2.50%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (7.50%) HP
Erskine, Renfrewshire
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