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 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 50 64 54
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Contract jobs citing DNS 12 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.85% 0.35% 2.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 4.11% 14.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 5
Median daily rate £400 £153 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+161.01% -44.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £126 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £181 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £348 £310
% change year-on-year
-6.47% +12.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+58.33% +9.09%
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
84 73 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.96% 8.42% 14.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 25 58
Median daily rate £300 £353 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% +17.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £450 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Median hourly rate £43.00 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+168.75% -11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+38.21% +7.62%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 (68.57%) Windows
2 23 (65.71%) Active Directory
2 23 (65.71%) Windows Server
3 15 (42.86%) Firewall
4 14 (40.00%) PowerShell
5 13 (37.14%) DHCP
6 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
7 11 (31.43%) SQL
7 11 (31.43%) Security Cleared
8 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (28.57%) VMware
8 10 (28.57%) MS Exchange
9 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
9 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
10 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
10 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 7 (20.00%) HP
10 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (17.14%) SAN
11 6 (17.14%) Java
12 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (14.29%) SSL
12 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
12 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (14.29%) Office 365
12 5 (14.29%) OpenStack

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 10 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
3 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (14.29%) OpenStack
4 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (8.57%) IIS
6 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
7 1 (2.86%) Apache
7 1 (2.86%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
7 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
1 3 (8.57%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (14.29%) Office 365
3 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) Firewall
2 13 (37.14%) DHCP
3 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (17.14%) SAN
5 5 (14.29%) SSL
6 3 (8.57%) SNMP
6 3 (8.57%) VPN
7 2 (5.71%) Kerberos
7 2 (5.71%) LAN
7 2 (5.71%) SSH
7 2 (5.71%) WAN
8 1 (2.86%) HTTP
8 1 (2.86%) Internet
8 1 (2.86%) Wireless
8 1 (2.86%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.86%) Big Data
3 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.71%) Maven
2 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Server Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Active Directory Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Splunk Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Build Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Security Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) IT Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) SharePoint Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Support
7 1 (2.86%) IT Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Middleware Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Office 365 Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
1 2 (5.71%) Middleware
1 2 (5.71%) Regular Expression
1 2 (5.71%) XML
2 1 (2.86%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Clustering
2 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (8.57%) Replication
3 2 (5.71%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (5.71%) Wiki
4 1 (2.86%) DataPower
4 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (68.57%) Windows
2 23 (65.71%) Windows Server
3 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (11.43%) Linux
7 3 (8.57%) Unix
8 1 (2.86%) AIX
8 1 (2.86%) HPUX
8 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.43%) ITIL
1 4 (11.43%) Server Building
1 4 (11.43%) SIEM
2 3 (8.57%) Analytics
2 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
2 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
2 3 (8.57%) Migration
2 3 (8.57%) Open Source
2 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
2 3 (8.57%) Use Case
3 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (5.71%) DevOps
3 2 (5.71%) Project Management
3 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
4 1 (2.86%) Anomaly Detection
4 1 (2.86%) Change Data Capture
4 1 (2.86%) Content Management
4 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.86%) Performance Testing
4 1 (2.86%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 11 (31.43%) SQL
3 6 (17.14%) Java
4 4 (11.43%) Perl
4 4 (11.43%) Python
5 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.71%) C#
5 2 (5.71%) Groovy
5 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Security Cleared
2 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
3 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (8.57%) MCSA
4 3 (8.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) BC Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) CCNA
6 1 (2.86%) CCNP
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.86%) CISSP
6 1 (2.86%) MCITP
6 1 (2.86%) MCP
6 1 (2.86%) MCSD
6 1 (2.86%) MCSE
6 1 (2.86%) MCTS
6 1 (2.86%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (65.71%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (11.43%) DFS Replication
4 4 (11.43%) vSphere
5 3 (8.57%) XenApp
6 2 (5.71%) Docker
6 2 (5.71%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.86%) KVM
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (2.86%) RHEV
7 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 3 (8.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (5.71%) Ansible
2 2 (5.71%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.71%) Packer
2 2 (5.71%) Puppet
2 2 (5.71%) SCCM
3 1 (2.86%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (2.86%) Nagios
3 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.86%) QRadar
3 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (28.57%) VMware
3 7 (20.00%) HP
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco
4 4 (11.43%) Citrix
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle
4 4 (11.43%) Splunk
5 3 (8.57%) Altiris
5 3 (8.57%) Symantec
6 2 (5.71%) IBM
7 1 (2.86%) ArcSight
7 1 (2.86%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (2.86%) MapR
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.86%) Veeam
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