The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 13 15 33
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +18
Contract jobs citing DNS 8 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 6.20% 4.12% 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.60% 10.81% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £400 £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £400 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £319
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+47.22% -20.00%
DNS
Surrey

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

Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
43 37 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 33.33% 38.14% 31.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 38
Median daily rate £303 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £27.50 - £17.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 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 Guildford region with a requirement for DNS.

1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Perl
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
4 5 (55.56%) FTP
4 5 (55.56%) VPN
4 5 (55.56%) SMTP
4 5 (55.56%) Python
4 5 (55.56%) Ubuntu
4 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
4 5 (55.56%) CentOS
4 5 (55.56%) Puppet
5 4 (44.44%) Windows
6 3 (33.33%) DHCP
6 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle
6 3 (33.33%) MS Office
6 3 (33.33%) Unix
6 3 (33.33%) RHCT
6 3 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (33.33%) CEH
6 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (33.33%) AWS Certification
6 3 (33.33%) Metasploit
6 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 2 (22.22%) LTE
7 2 (22.22%) Huawei
7 2 (22.22%) Greenplum
7 2 (22.22%) Performance Management

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) FTP
1 5 (55.56%) SMTP
1 5 (55.56%) VPN
2 3 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) 2G
3 2 (22.22%) 3G
3 2 (22.22%) LTE
3 2 (22.22%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (22.22%) SNMP
3 2 (22.22%) Telnet
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) SSL
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Administrator
4 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (22.22%) Linux Support
4 2 (22.22%) Linux Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) CentOS
2 5 (55.56%) Ubuntu
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Unix
5 1 (11.11%) AIX
5 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (11.11%) SUSE
5 1 (11.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
1 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Perl
2 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
2 5 (55.56%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) AWS Certification
1 3 (33.33%) CEH
1 3 (33.33%) RHCT
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) Ericsson
4 2 (22.22%) Greenplum
4 2 (22.22%) Huawei
4 2 (22.22%) Nokia Networks
4 2 (22.22%) Nortel
4 2 (22.22%) Samsung
5 1 (11.11%) IBM
5 1 (11.11%) Software AG
5 1 (11.11%) webMethods