The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 66 58 91
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +33
Contract jobs citing DNS 44 61 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.44% 3.16% 1.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.89% 12.60% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 45 21
Median daily rate £420 £335 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.37% -16.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £151 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Median hourly rate £16.50 £37.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.25 £20.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-8.75% -16.66%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
445 484 425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 24.67% 25.05% 19.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 297 206
Median daily rate £409 £352 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.19% -9.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £575 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 17 48
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

DNS
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

DNS Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

DNS
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Portsmouth -3 5 £475 -
Fareham -16 4 £425 -32.00% 1
Southampton +5 3 £254 -18.80% 3
Hook 0 3 £405 +19.11%
Basingstoke +15 2 - -
Farnborough -5 2 - - 1
Havant -9 2 - - 3
Andover - 1 - -
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 56 (50.45%) Active Directory
2 42 (37.84%) DHCP
3 37 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 37 (33.33%) Firewall
4 36 (32.43%) Microsoft
5 35 (31.53%) Security Cleared
6 33 (29.73%) LDAP
7 32 (28.83%) Windows
8 31 (27.93%) ITIL
9 26 (23.42%) SC Cleared
10 24 (21.62%) Cisco
10 24 (21.62%) Change Management
11 23 (20.72%) Citrix
12 21 (18.92%) Linux
13 20 (18.02%) CheckPoint
13 20 (18.02%) PKI
14 19 (17.12%) VMware
14 19 (17.12%) HP
15 18 (16.22%) SSL
15 18 (16.22%) Replication
15 18 (16.22%) Network Security
16 17 (15.32%) Management Information System
17 16 (14.41%) X.500
17 16 (14.41%) Kerberos
17 16 (14.41%) PCI DSS
17 16 (14.41%) Problem Management
17 16 (14.41%) Windows Server 2008
17 16 (14.41%) Information Security
17 16 (14.41%) Kalman Filter
18 15 (13.51%) Data Centre

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 13 (11.71%) IIS
2 10 (9.01%) Apache
2 10 (9.01%) Tomcat
3 9 (8.11%) Skype for Business
4 8 (7.21%) JBoss
5 7 (6.31%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.60%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.80%) ArcGIS
7 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.80%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (7.21%) MS Office
2 6 (5.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.11%) SaaS
2 7 (6.31%) Office 365
3 1 (0.90%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 42 (37.84%) DHCP
2 37 (33.33%) Firewall
2 37 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 33 (29.73%) LDAP
4 18 (16.22%) Network Security
4 18 (16.22%) SSL
5 16 (14.41%) Kerberos
5 16 (14.41%) X.500
6 14 (12.61%) Internet
7 13 (11.71%) LAN
8 12 (10.81%) Intrusion Detection
8 12 (10.81%) MPLS
8 12 (10.81%) SMTP
8 12 (10.81%) WAN
9 8 (7.21%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (7.21%) NetScaler
9 8 (7.21%) Wireless
10 7 (6.31%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (5.41%) ISDN
12 5 (4.50%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.41%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.80%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (5.41%) Finance
2 5 (4.50%) French Language
2 5 (4.50%) Retail
3 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.90%) Electronics
4 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (16.22%) Network Engineer
2 16 (14.41%) Active Directory Engineer
3 8 (7.21%) Architect
3 8 (7.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (7.21%) Support Engineer
4 7 (6.31%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (6.31%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (6.31%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (6.31%) Designer
5 6 (5.41%) Analyst
5 6 (5.41%) Citrix Engineer
5 6 (5.41%) Support Analyst
6 5 (4.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (4.50%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (4.50%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (4.50%) Security Engineer
6 5 (4.50%) Service Manager
6 5 (4.50%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (3.60%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
7 4 (3.60%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.91%) OAuth
1 11 (9.91%) SAML
2 8 (7.21%) Regular Expression
3 5 (4.50%) 802.1X
4 3 (2.70%) COM+
5 2 (1.80%) Middleware
6 1 (0.90%) JSON
6 1 (0.90%) RESTful
6 1 (0.90%) RFC 2833
6 1 (0.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.02%) PKI
2 18 (16.22%) Replication
3 17 (15.32%) Management Information System
4 15 (13.51%) Data Centre
5 12 (10.81%) Driving Licence
6 9 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (6.31%) Clustering
8 4 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (2.70%) FlexPod
10 2 (1.80%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.80%) Wiki
11 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.90%) DataPower
11 1 (0.90%) Digital TV
11 1 (0.90%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 32 (28.83%) Windows
2 21 (18.92%) Linux
3 16 (14.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (11.71%) Windows 7
5 13 (11.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (9.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (7.21%) Windows Server
8 6 (5.41%) Unix
9 5 (4.50%) Windows 8
9 5 (4.50%) Windows XP
10 3 (2.70%) Mac OS X
10 3 (2.70%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (27.93%) ITIL
2 24 (21.62%) Change Management
3 16 (14.41%) Information Security
3 16 (14.41%) Kalman Filter
3 16 (14.41%) Problem Management
4 13 (11.71%) Capacity Management
4 13 (11.71%) Load Balancing
4 13 (11.71%) Project Management
5 12 (10.81%) Computer Security
5 12 (10.81%) Cryptography
5 12 (10.81%) Incident Management
5 12 (10.81%) Security Patching
6 11 (9.91%) Customer Requirements
6 11 (9.91%) Data Encryption
6 11 (9.91%) Server Hardening
7 9 (8.11%) Service Management
8 8 (7.21%) Email Filtering
8 8 (7.21%) Information Assurance
8 8 (7.21%) Service Delivery
8 8 (7.21%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.81%) Perl
2 9 (8.11%) SQL
3 8 (7.21%) Python
4 7 (6.31%) PowerShell
5 6 (5.41%) C++
6 4 (3.60%) C#
7 3 (2.70%) C
7 3 (2.70%) Java
7 3 (2.70%) VBScript
8 2 (1.80%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (31.53%) Security Cleared
2 26 (23.42%) SC Cleared
3 14 (12.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (10.81%) MCP
5 11 (9.91%) MCTS
6 10 (9.01%) CCNA
7 7 (6.31%) CCNP
7 7 (6.31%) CISSP
7 7 (6.31%) GCIH
7 7 (6.31%) GIAC
8 6 (5.41%) Degree
9 5 (4.50%) RHCSA
10 3 (2.70%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.80%) MCSE
12 1 (0.90%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.90%) CCSE
12 1 (0.90%) Network+ Certification
12 1 (0.90%) RHCE
12 1 (0.90%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.41%) PCI DSS
2 9 (8.11%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (6.31%) QA
4 5 (4.50%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (50.45%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (8.11%) XenApp
3 8 (7.21%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (5.41%) Firmware
4 6 (5.41%) Terminal Services
5 5 (4.50%) vSphere
6 2 (1.80%) vCloud
7 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.90%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (12.61%) Puppet
2 7 (6.31%) WSUS
3 6 (5.41%) EdgeSight
3 6 (5.41%) Red Hat Satellite
3 6 (5.41%) SCCM
3 6 (5.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (4.50%) SafeCom
5 3 (2.70%) WMI
6 2 (1.80%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.80%) SCOM
6 2 (1.80%) SELinux
7 1 (0.90%) Ansible
7 1 (0.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.90%) Salt
7 1 (0.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 36 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 24 (21.62%) Cisco
3 23 (20.72%) Citrix
4 20 (18.02%) CheckPoint
5 19 (17.12%) HP
5 19 (17.12%) VMware
6 11 (9.91%) Red Hat
7 10 (9.01%) F5
8 8 (7.21%) Dell
8 8 (7.21%) Extreme Networks
8 8 (7.21%) Juniper
9 5 (4.50%) Cyberoam
9 5 (4.50%) Sophos
10 4 (3.60%) IBM
11 3 (2.70%) Blue Coat
11 3 (2.70%) BT
11 3 (2.70%) IronPort
11 3 (2.70%) Remedy
11 3 (2.70%) Symantec
12 2 (1.80%) Altiris
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