The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 38 61 56
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -5
Contract jobs citing DNS 18 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.90% 0.65% 1.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.14% 4.90% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 1
Average daily rate £275 £230 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.56% +53.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +50.00%
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
105 102 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 16.94% 13.30% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 59 18
Average daily rate £325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £113 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DNS across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 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 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DNS.

1 23 (65.71%) Active Directory
2 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
2 16 (45.71%) DHCP
3 14 (40.00%) Windows
4 12 (34.29%) Windows Server
5 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
7 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
8 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (17.14%) LDAP
9 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (17.14%) Symantec
9 6 (17.14%) Backup Exec
9 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
9 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (14.29%) SCOM
10 5 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (14.29%) Replication
10 5 (14.29%) Clustering
10 5 (14.29%) NetBackup
10 5 (14.29%) MCTS
10 5 (14.29%) Nagios
10 5 (14.29%) Cisco
10 5 (14.29%) MCP
10 5 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (11.43%) ITIL
11 4 (11.43%) Linux
11 4 (11.43%) Kerberos
11 4 (11.43%) WAN

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DNS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (11.43%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.86%) Live Communications Server
4 1 (2.86%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Office 365
2 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (45.71%) DHCP
2 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
3 6 (17.14%) LDAP
4 4 (11.43%) Firewall
4 4 (11.43%) Kerberos
4 4 (11.43%) SAN
4 4 (11.43%) WAN
4 4 (11.43%) X.500
5 3 (8.57%) BGP
5 3 (8.57%) EIGRP
5 3 (8.57%) IPsec
5 3 (8.57%) LAN
5 3 (8.57%) OSPF
5 3 (8.57%) Skype
5 3 (8.57%) SSL
5 3 (8.57%) VoIP
5 3 (8.57%) VPN
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (5.71%) MPLS
6 2 (5.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Apache Hive
1 1 (2.86%) Big Data
1 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (5.71%) Advertising
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
1 2 (5.71%) Norwegian Language
2 1 (2.86%) Local Government
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Active Directory Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Support Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) IT Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Network Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Server Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) IT Support
5 2 (5.71%) Security Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Trainer
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco Architect
6 1 (2.86%) IT Graduate
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) CSS
1 1 (2.86%) HTML
1 1 (2.86%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Clustering
1 5 (14.29%) Replication
2 4 (11.43%) PDA
2 4 (11.43%) PKI
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.86%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Windows
2 12 (34.29%) Windows Server
3 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (11.43%) Linux
6 3 (8.57%) Unix
6 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
1 5 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (11.43%) ITIL
3 3 (8.57%) Network Management
4 2 (5.71%) ERP
4 2 (5.71%) High Availability
4 2 (5.71%) Workflow
5 1 (2.86%) Analytics
5 1 (2.86%) Anomaly Detection
5 1 (2.86%) DevOps
5 1 (2.86%) Identity Management
5 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.86%) Migration
5 1 (2.86%) Project Management
5 1 (2.86%) Service Management
5 1 (2.86%) SIEM
5 1 (2.86%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (2.86%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.86%) C#
2 1 (2.86%) Java
2 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.86%) Perl
2 1 (2.86%) Python
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
3 5 (14.29%) MCP
3 5 (14.29%) MCTS
4 3 (8.57%) MCSE
4 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.71%) CCNP
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.71%) MCDST
6 1 (2.86%) BC Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) CISSP
6 1 (2.86%) Degree
6 1 (2.86%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 23 (65.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.86%) XenApp
3 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) Backup Exec
2 5 (14.29%) Nagios
2 5 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 5 (14.29%) SCOM
3 1 (2.86%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (2.86%) QRadar
3 1 (2.86%) WMI
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Symantec
3 5 (14.29%) Cisco
4 4 (11.43%) VMware
5 3 (8.57%) HP
6 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.71%) Citrix
6 2 (5.71%) Fortinet
6 2 (5.71%) IBM
6 2 (5.71%) Juniper
7 1 (2.86%) ArcSight
7 1 (2.86%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (2.86%) EMC
7 1 (2.86%) SAP
7 1 (2.86%) Splunk
7 1 (2.86%) Veeam
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