The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 23 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DNS 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.63% - 1.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.94% - 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate
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£255 - £268
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 - £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £302 - £282
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+39.39% -13.15%
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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
72 24 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 37.89% 17.14% 50.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 9 33
Average daily rate £293 £250 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.00% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £226 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £335 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -11.11%

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 27 January 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) 3G
1 6 (85.71%) 2G
1 6 (85.71%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (71.43%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 5 (71.43%) Ericsson
2 5 (71.43%) Huawei
3 4 (57.14%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) MySQL
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) C++
4 3 (42.86%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) Perl
4 3 (42.86%) MS Office
4 3 (42.86%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) UNIX
4 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
4 3 (42.86%) ETL
4 3 (42.86%) ATM
4 3 (42.86%) SNMP
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Nortel
4 3 (42.86%) Telnet
4 3 (42.86%) Cramer
4 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (42.86%) LTE

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
1 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) 3G
1 6 (85.71%) 2G
1 6 (85.71%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (57.14%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) ATM
3 3 (42.86%) SNMP
3 3 (42.86%) Telnet
3 3 (42.86%) LTE
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (14.29%) 4G
5 1 (14.29%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Back Office
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) RAN Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Database Developer
2 2 (28.57%) OSS Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) ETL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) UNIX
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Software Licensing
2 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (14.29%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
1 5 (71.43%) Ericsson
1 5 (71.43%) Huawei
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Nortel
2 3 (42.86%) Cramer
3 2 (28.57%) Talend
3 2 (28.57%) Greenplum
3 2 (28.57%) Business Objects
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) VMware