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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 28 39 61
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +22
Contract jobs citing DNS 28 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.39% 2.43% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.69% 14.60% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 2
Median daily rate £295 £275 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.27% -17.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £119 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £294 £347
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+39.47% -5.00%
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
109 137 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 21.00% 16.67% 11.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 70 33
Median daily rate £336 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.46% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £150 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £16.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+203.03% -67.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 21 (63.64%) DHCP
2 20 (60.61%) Active Directory
3 18 (54.55%) Windows
4 15 (45.45%) Firewall
5 14 (42.42%) VMware
6 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 11 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 10 (30.30%) Linux
8 9 (27.27%) Java
8 9 (27.27%) SQL
8 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
8 9 (27.27%) Dell
9 8 (24.24%) Perl
9 8 (24.24%) Python
9 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange
9 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (24.24%) Splunk
9 8 (24.24%) Analytics
10 7 (21.21%) Data Centre
10 7 (21.21%) Cisco
11 6 (18.18%) Citrix
11 6 (18.18%) SIEM
11 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (18.18%) vSphere
11 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
11 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (18.18%) Migration
12 5 (15.15%) ArcSight ESM
12 5 (15.15%) Anomaly Detection
12 5 (15.15%) MapR

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 (24.24%) MS Exchange
2 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.09%) Apache Spark
3 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.06%) IIS
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.06%) Office 365
3 1 (3.03%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 21 (63.64%) DHCP
2 15 (45.45%) Firewall
3 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
4 4 (12.12%) SAN
4 4 (12.12%) WAN
5 2 (6.06%) Internet
5 2 (6.06%) Kerberos
5 2 (6.06%) LAN
5 2 (6.06%) Unified Communications
5 2 (6.06%) VPN
5 2 (6.06%) Wireless
5 2 (6.06%) WLAN
6 1 (3.03%) BGP
6 1 (3.03%) EIGRP
6 1 (3.03%) HTTP
6 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.03%) LDAP
6 1 (3.03%) OSPF
6 1 (3.03%) SMTP
6 1 (3.03%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) Apache Hive
2 5 (15.15%) Big Data
2 5 (15.15%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
1 5 (15.15%) JIRA
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Splunk Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Active Directory Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Migration Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Email Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Active Directory Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Desktop Support
5 2 (6.06%) IT Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) IT Support
5 2 (6.06%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Splunk Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Applications Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Virtualisation Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) Regular Expression
2 1 (3.03%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Replication
3 1 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (54.55%) Windows
2 11 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 10 (30.30%) Linux
4 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (9.09%) Unix
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.03%) CentOS
7 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Analytics
2 6 (18.18%) Migration
2 6 (18.18%) SIEM
3 5 (15.15%) Anomaly Detection
3 5 (15.15%) SDLC
3 5 (15.15%) Statistical Modelling
4 4 (12.12%) ITIL
5 3 (9.09%) Chat Support
5 3 (9.09%) Email Migration
5 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (9.09%) Use Case
6 2 (6.06%) Data Enrichment
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.06%) Network Management
6 2 (6.06%) Supplier Management
7 1 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) Java
1 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 8 (24.24%) Perl
2 8 (24.24%) Python
3 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.03%) Bourne shell
4 1 (3.03%) Korn
4 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) CISSP
1 5 (15.15%) SANS
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) MCSE
4 2 (6.06%) CCNA
4 2 (6.06%) CCNP
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.06%) MCP
4 2 (6.06%) MCSA
4 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.03%) HND
5 1 (3.03%) MCTS
5 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 20 (60.61%) Active Directory
2 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (18.18%) vSphere
4 1 (3.03%) DFS Replication
4 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.03%) NFS
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (3.03%) Samba
4 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.03%) VMware Server
4 1 (3.03%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (3.03%) XenApp
4 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) ArcSight ESM
1 5 (15.15%) QRadar
1 5 (15.15%) SCCM
2 4 (12.12%) WSUS
3 2 (6.06%) PowerCLI
3 2 (6.06%) SnapMirror
3 2 (6.06%) vRealize
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) VMware
2 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (27.27%) Dell
4 8 (24.24%) Splunk
5 7 (21.21%) Cisco
6 6 (18.18%) Citrix
7 5 (15.15%) ArcSight
7 5 (15.15%) HP
7 5 (15.15%) IBM
7 5 (15.15%) MapR
7 5 (15.15%) Symantec
8 3 (9.09%) NetApp
8 3 (9.09%) Riverbed
8 3 (9.09%) Veeam
9 2 (6.06%) Avaya
9 2 (6.06%) Palo Alto
9 2 (6.06%) WatchGuard
10 1 (3.03%) Google
10 1 (3.03%) Oracle
10 1 (3.03%) Red Hat