The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 49 63 66
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Contract jobs citing DNS 11 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.89% 0.98% 1.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 10.00% 8.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 4
Median daily rate £225 £119 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+89.07% -56.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £119 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £240 £309
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £21.53 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.59% +19.58%
DNS
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
77 90 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.21% 9.85% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 36 53
Median daily rate £275 £278 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.90% -7.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £186 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £475 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £12.35 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+304.85% -29.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

DNS
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

DNS Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for DNS.

1 24 (58.54%) Active Directory
2 22 (53.66%) Windows
3 21 (51.22%) Firewall
3 21 (51.22%) Windows Server
4 15 (36.59%) DHCP
5 14 (34.15%) PowerShell
6 13 (31.71%) SQL
7 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
8 11 (26.83%) Security Cleared
9 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
9 10 (24.39%) Java
10 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared
10 9 (21.95%) VMware
10 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (19.51%) Splunk
11 8 (19.51%) SIEM
11 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (19.51%) Perl
11 8 (19.51%) Linux
11 8 (19.51%) Python
11 8 (19.51%) SharePoint
11 8 (19.51%) MS Exchange
12 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
12 7 (17.07%) Analytics
12 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
13 6 (14.63%) Hyper-V
13 6 (14.63%) HP
13 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (12.20%) SSL
14 5 (12.20%) Cisco

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 8 (19.51%) MS Exchange
1 8 (19.51%) SharePoint
2 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (12.20%) OpenStack
3 4 (9.76%) IIS
4 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.88%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.44%) Apache
6 1 (2.44%) Apache Spark
6 1 (2.44%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) MS Office
2 3 (7.32%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (12.20%) Office 365
3 1 (2.44%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 21 (51.22%) Firewall
2 15 (36.59%) DHCP
3 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
4 5 (12.20%) SSL
5 4 (9.76%) Kerberos
5 4 (9.76%) SAN
5 4 (9.76%) VPN
6 3 (7.32%) LAN
6 3 (7.32%) SNMP
6 3 (7.32%) WAN
7 2 (4.88%) Internet
7 2 (4.88%) SSH
7 2 (4.88%) Wireless
7 2 (4.88%) WLAN
8 1 (2.44%) BGP
8 1 (2.44%) EIGRP
8 1 (2.44%) HTTP
8 1 (2.44%) OSPF
8 1 (2.44%) SMTP
8 1 (2.44%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) Apache Hive
2 3 (7.32%) Big Data
2 3 (7.32%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.32%) JIRA
3 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.88%) Maven
3 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.44%) Back Office
1 1 (2.44%) Banking
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
1 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) Active Directory Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Splunk Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Server Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Security Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Build Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) IT Support
6 3 (7.32%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) SharePoint Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (2.44%) Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Desktop Support
8 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) IT Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Support Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) Regular Expression
2 2 (4.88%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) Middleware
2 2 (4.88%) XML
3 1 (2.44%) Web Services
3 1 (2.44%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
1 4 (9.76%) Replication
2 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (7.32%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (4.88%) Clustering
3 2 (4.88%) Wiki
4 1 (2.44%) DataPower
4 1 (2.44%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.44%) PKI
4 1 (2.44%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (53.66%) Windows
2 21 (51.22%) Windows Server
3 8 (19.51%) Linux
3 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.76%) Unix
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.44%) AIX
7 1 (2.44%) HPUX
7 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) SIEM
2 7 (17.07%) Analytics
3 5 (12.20%) Use Case
4 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
4 4 (9.76%) ITIL
4 4 (9.76%) Load Balancing
4 4 (9.76%) Migration
4 4 (9.76%) Server Building
5 3 (7.32%) Anomaly Detection
5 3 (7.32%) Open Source
5 3 (7.32%) SDLC
5 3 (7.32%) Statistical Modelling
5 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.88%) Data Enrichment
6 2 (4.88%) DevOps
6 2 (4.88%) Network Management
6 2 (4.88%) Project Management
6 2 (4.88%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.44%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) PowerShell
2 13 (31.71%) SQL
3 10 (24.39%) Java
4 8 (19.51%) Perl
4 8 (19.51%) Python
5 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.88%) C#
5 2 (4.88%) Groovy
5 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) Security Cleared
2 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared
3 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.32%) CISSP
4 3 (7.32%) MCSA
4 3 (7.32%) SANS
4 3 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.88%) CCNA
5 2 (4.88%) CCNP
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.88%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.88%) MCP
5 2 (4.88%) MCTS
6 1 (2.44%) MCITP
6 1 (2.44%) MCSD
6 1 (2.44%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (58.54%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (14.63%) Hyper-V
4 5 (12.20%) DFS Replication
5 4 (9.76%) vSphere
6 2 (4.88%) Docker
6 2 (4.88%) XenApp
6 2 (4.88%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.44%) KVM
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (2.44%) RHEV
7 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) ArcSight ESM
1 3 (7.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 3 (7.32%) PowerCLI
1 3 (7.32%) QRadar
1 3 (7.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (4.88%) Ansible
2 2 (4.88%) Packer
2 2 (4.88%) Puppet
2 2 (4.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.95%) VMware
3 8 (19.51%) Splunk
4 6 (14.63%) HP
5 5 (12.20%) Cisco
6 4 (9.76%) IBM
6 4 (9.76%) Oracle
7 3 (7.32%) Altiris
7 3 (7.32%) ArcSight
7 3 (7.32%) Citrix
7 3 (7.32%) MapR
7 3 (7.32%) Symantec
8 1 (2.44%) Google
8 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
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