The first table below looks at the demand for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Guildford region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 21 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DNS 3 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.36% - 5.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% - 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.58% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.63 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-16.87% -
Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 30 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 18.90% 18.63% 34.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 4
Average daily rate £383 £288 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.04% +22.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 11
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
DNS
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DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DNS across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 5 (100.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) SNMP
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) 3G
2 4 (80.00%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (60.00%) Talend
3 3 (60.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (60.00%) Telnet
3 3 (60.00%) Huawei
3 3 (60.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) 2G
3 3 (60.00%) Validation
3 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (60.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (60.00%) LTE
3 3 (60.00%) ETL
3 3 (60.00%) Nortel
3 3 (60.00%) Ericsson
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) C++
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) Business Objects
3 3 (60.00%) MS Office
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) Linux

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) SNMP
2 4 (80.00%) 3G
2 4 (80.00%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (60.00%) Telnet
3 3 (60.00%) LTE
3 3 (60.00%) 2G
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) SSL
5 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (20.00%) 4G
5 1 (20.00%) FWSM
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Database Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Perl Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ETL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IP Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (20.00%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ETL
1 3 (60.00%) Validation
1 3 (60.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) CCSA
1 1 (20.00%) CCSE
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) ProxySG
1 1 (20.00%) XenApp
1 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Business Objects
2 3 (60.00%) Ericsson
2 3 (60.00%) Nortel
2 3 (60.00%) Huawei
2 3 (60.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 3 (60.00%) Talend
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Greenplum
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Toshiba
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Dell