The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 42 38 49
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Contract jobs citing DNS 8 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.27% 2.74% 2.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.05% 19.40% 14.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 3
Median daily rate £250 £290 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -35.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £8.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -57.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.25 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-8.75% -20.00%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 67 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 11.90% 14.11% 14.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 36 25
Median daily rate £315 £358 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.88% -20.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £125 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £425 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Median hourly rate £43.50 £27.50 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.18% -37.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

DNS
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

DNS Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

DNS
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester 0 4 £113 -
Cheltenham +7 1 £390 +44.44%
DNS
South West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 19 (90.48%) DHCP
2 17 (80.95%) VMware
3 13 (61.90%) Windows
4 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
6 9 (42.86%) Citrix
6 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
6 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
7 8 (38.10%) Windows 7
7 8 (38.10%) vSphere
7 8 (38.10%) Wireless
8 7 (33.33%) Service Delivery
8 7 (33.33%) Apple
8 7 (33.33%) Red Hat
8 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
8 7 (33.33%) SLA
8 7 (33.33%) Solaris
8 7 (33.33%) Linux
8 7 (33.33%) Unix
8 7 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (33.33%) Time Management
8 7 (33.33%) DV Cleared
8 7 (33.33%) DBS Check
8 7 (33.33%) Windows 8
8 7 (33.33%) Kernel Tuning
8 7 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (33.33%) Network Management

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) DHCP
2 8 (38.10%) Wireless
3 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 3 (14.29%) Firewall
4 3 (14.29%) VPN
5 2 (9.52%) LAN
5 2 (9.52%) VLAN
5 2 (9.52%) WAN
6 1 (4.76%) ATM
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (4.76%) ISDN
6 1 (4.76%) MPLS
6 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
6 1 (4.76%) SAN
6 1 (4.76%) SONET
6 1 (4.76%) SSL
6 1 (4.76%) tcpdump
6 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
6 1 (4.76%) WLAN
General
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 6 (28.57%) Unix Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (14.29%) 1st Line Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Customer Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Customer Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix Support
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Support
5 1 (4.76%) Support Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) 802.1X
1 1 (4.76%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 8 (38.10%) Windows 7
6 7 (33.33%) Linux
6 7 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (33.33%) Solaris
6 7 (33.33%) Unix
6 7 (33.33%) Windows 8
7 6 (28.57%) Mac OS X
8 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Kernel Tuning
1 7 (33.33%) Network Management
1 7 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 7 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 7 (33.33%) Time Management
2 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.76%) Change Management
3 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.76%) Innovation Management
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.76%) Open Source
3 1 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 7 (33.33%) DBS Check
2 7 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.76%) CCIE
4 1 (4.76%) CCNA
4 1 (4.76%) CCNP
4 1 (4.76%) MCSA
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
3 8 (38.10%) vSphere
4 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.76%) Firmware
5 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.76%) UAG
5 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.76%) XenApp
5 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) yum
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) Citrix
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 7 (33.33%) Apple
3 7 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 5 (23.81%) TOWER Software
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco
6 2 (9.52%) HP
7 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
7 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.76%) Computacenter
7 1 (4.76%) F5
7 1 (4.76%) Juniper
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle
7 1 (4.76%) Remedy
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