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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 60 83 70
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -13
Contract jobs citing DNS 58 45 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.93% 2.09% 2.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.24% 11.08% 12.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 28 18
Median daily rate £325 £400 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +18.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £273 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 8
Median hourly rate £41.67 £22.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.17% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.20 £22.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £22.50 £44.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £18.00 £16.63
% change year-on-year
+58.33% +8.27%
DNS
South East

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
438 406 444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.12% 18.81% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 245 228
Median daily rate £375 £388 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +12.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £300 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 39 33
Median hourly rate £45.00 £22.83 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.10% -39.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £12.82 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+37.04% +7.62%

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 23 July 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

DNS Hourly Rate Histogram 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 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hook +13 11 £315 -18.44% 2
Portsmouth - 11 £325 - 5
Southampton +9 5 £313 +13.63% 6
Farnborough -1 3 £475 +22.58% 2
Fareham - 3 £325 - 1
Andover - 2 - -
Winchester - 1 £500 - 1
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 77 (50.33%) Active Directory
2 74 (48.37%) DHCP
3 68 (44.44%) Windows
4 67 (43.79%) Security Cleared
5 62 (40.52%) ITIL
5 62 (40.52%) Firewall
6 61 (39.87%) SC Cleared
7 48 (31.37%) Windows Server
7 48 (31.37%) Cisco
8 46 (30.07%) Microsoft
9 44 (28.76%) Citrix
10 42 (27.45%) SSL
11 40 (26.14%) VMware
12 39 (25.49%) Linux
12 39 (25.49%) SQL
13 38 (24.84%) LAN
14 37 (24.18%) TCP/IP
15 36 (23.53%) WAN
15 36 (23.53%) MPLS
15 36 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
16 35 (22.88%) Windows Server 2012
17 34 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
18 32 (20.92%) SQL Server
19 30 (19.61%) NetScaler
20 28 (18.30%) Load Balancing
21 27 (17.65%) PowerShell
21 27 (17.65%) Network Security
21 27 (17.65%) Internet
21 27 (17.65%) SAN
22 26 (16.99%) 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 14 (9.15%) IIS
2 12 (7.84%) MS Exchange
3 9 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.88%) Skype for Business
4 8 (5.23%) Tomcat
5 7 (4.58%) Apache
6 6 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (3.27%) JBoss
8 4 (2.61%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.65%) CloudStack
9 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.65%) Jetty
9 1 (0.65%) Live Communications Server
9 1 (0.65%) nginx
9 1 (0.65%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.65%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (6.54%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (5.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.92%) SaaS
2 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.65%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 74 (48.37%) DHCP
2 62 (40.52%) Firewall
3 42 (27.45%) SSL
4 38 (24.84%) LAN
5 37 (24.18%) TCP/IP
6 36 (23.53%) MPLS
6 36 (23.53%) WAN
7 30 (19.61%) NetScaler
8 27 (17.65%) Internet
8 27 (17.65%) Network Security
8 27 (17.65%) SAN
9 21 (13.73%) BGP
10 19 (12.42%) IPsec
11 17 (11.11%) FTP
11 17 (11.11%) HSRP
11 17 (11.11%) LDAP
12 15 (9.80%) Kerberos
12 15 (9.80%) VoIP
13 14 (9.15%) OSPF
14 13 (8.50%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (20.92%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.92%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.31%) MySQL
7 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.61%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.96%) Babel
2 3 (1.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (1.96%) MSI
2 3 (1.96%) NUnit
2 3 (1.96%) Selenium
2 3 (1.96%) SpecFlow
2 3 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.96%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.96%) webpack
2 3 (1.96%) WiX
3 1 (0.65%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.65%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.65%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.65%) StarTeam
General
1 8 (5.23%) Finance
2 5 (3.27%) Publishing
3 3 (1.96%) Billing
3 3 (1.96%) Military
4 2 (1.31%) Back Office
4 2 (1.31%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.65%) Advertising
5 1 (0.65%) Legal
5 1 (0.65%) Local Government
5 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (23.53%) Network Engineer
2 14 (9.15%) Active Directory Engineer
2 14 (9.15%) Analyst
2 14 (9.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (7.19%) Citrix Engineer
3 11 (7.19%) Wintel Engineer
4 10 (6.54%) Administrator
4 10 (6.54%) Support Engineer
5 9 (5.88%) Consultant
5 9 (5.88%) Web Analyst
6 7 (4.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (3.92%) Architect
7 6 (3.92%) Integration Engineer
7 6 (3.92%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (3.92%) Wintel Specialist
8 5 (3.27%) IT Administrator
8 5 (3.27%) Lync Engineer
8 5 (3.27%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 5 (3.27%) Technical Architect
8 5 (3.27%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (13.73%) Regular Expression
2 9 (5.88%) 802.1X
3 5 (3.27%) .NET
3 5 (3.27%) Web Services
4 3 (1.96%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.96%) Ajax
4 3 (1.96%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 3 (1.96%) CSS
4 3 (1.96%) Entity Framework
4 3 (1.96%) Express
4 3 (1.96%) jQuery
4 3 (1.96%) Kendo UI
4 3 (1.96%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (1.96%) OAuth2
4 3 (1.96%) OpenID
4 3 (1.96%) SAML
4 3 (1.96%) WCF
4 3 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.99%) Data Centre
2 19 (12.42%) PKI
2 19 (12.42%) Replication
3 9 (5.88%) Driving Licence
4 8 (5.23%) Clustering
4 8 (5.23%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.58%) Cryptography
6 6 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.61%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (2.61%) Statistics
8 3 (1.96%) EMC VNX
8 3 (1.96%) VCE vBlock
9 2 (1.31%) DataPower
10 1 (0.65%) CLARiiON
10 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.65%) iSeries
10 1 (0.65%) RIA
10 1 (0.65%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 68 (44.44%) Windows
2 48 (31.37%) Windows Server
3 39 (25.49%) Linux
4 36 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (22.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (5.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (4.58%) Unix
9 5 (3.27%) Windows XP
10 4 (2.61%) Solaris
10 4 (2.61%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.96%) VMS
12 2 (1.31%) CentOS
12 2 (1.31%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.65%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (40.52%) ITIL
2 28 (18.30%) Load Balancing
3 21 (13.73%) Kalman Filter
4 20 (13.07%) Email Filtering
4 20 (13.07%) Web Filtering
5 17 (11.11%) Change Management
6 14 (9.15%) Configuration Management
6 14 (9.15%) Security Patching
7 13 (8.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (8.50%) ITSM
8 10 (6.54%) ITIL V3
9 7 (4.58%) Capacity Management
9 7 (4.58%) Computer Security
9 7 (4.58%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (4.58%) Data Analysis
9 7 (4.58%) Problem Management
9 7 (4.58%) Project Management
9 7 (4.58%) Server Virtualisation
9 7 (4.58%) Service Management
9 7 (4.58%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 39 (25.49%) SQL
2 27 (17.65%) PowerShell
3 19 (12.42%) VBScript
4 6 (3.92%) Perl
5 5 (3.27%) Python
6 4 (2.61%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.96%) C#
7 3 (1.96%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.96%) TypeScript
7 3 (1.96%) VB
8 2 (1.31%) Java
8 2 (1.31%) PHP
8 2 (1.31%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.65%) Lisp
9 1 (0.65%) R
9 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 67 (43.79%) Security Cleared
2 61 (39.87%) SC Cleared
3 20 (13.07%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (12.42%) CCNA
5 16 (10.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (7.19%) CCNP
6 11 (7.19%) Degree
7 9 (5.88%) MCSE
8 8 (5.23%) DV Cleared
9 7 (4.58%) MCP
9 7 (4.58%) MCTS
10 5 (3.27%) RHCSA
11 4 (2.61%) CISSP
11 4 (2.61%) GCIH
11 4 (2.61%) GIAC
11 4 (2.61%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (2.61%) MCSA
12 3 (1.96%) CCSE
13 2 (1.31%) RHCE
13 2 (1.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.23%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.27%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (3.27%) JSP 440
3 2 (1.31%) SLA
4 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 77 (50.33%) Active Directory
2 34 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (12.42%) XenApp
4 14 (9.15%) Terminal Services
4 14 (9.15%) vSphere
5 9 (5.88%) UAG
6 5 (3.27%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (3.27%) VMware ESX
7 4 (2.61%) Hyper-V
8 3 (1.96%) NFS
9 1 (0.65%) Dovecot
9 1 (0.65%) Firmware
9 1 (0.65%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.65%) OpenSSH
9 1 (0.65%) Postfix
9 1 (0.65%) SpamAssassin
9 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (9.15%) SCOM
2 13 (8.50%) SCCM
3 9 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (4.58%) WSUS
5 6 (3.92%) Puppet
6 5 (3.27%) Backup Exec
6 5 (3.27%) NetBackup
6 5 (3.27%) WhatsUp Gold
7 4 (2.61%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (1.31%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.65%) Ansible
9 1 (0.65%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.65%) Icinga
9 1 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.65%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 1 (0.65%) vMotion
Vendors
1 48 (31.37%) Cisco
2 46 (30.07%) Microsoft
3 44 (28.76%) Citrix
4 40 (26.14%) VMware
5 24 (15.69%) HP
6 23 (15.03%) CheckPoint
7 17 (11.11%) Juniper
8 14 (9.15%) F5
9 11 (7.19%) Dell
9 11 (7.19%) Extreme Networks
10 10 (6.54%) Red Hat
10 10 (6.54%) Symantec
11 8 (5.23%) EMC
11 8 (5.23%) Remedy
12 7 (4.58%) Intel Security
12 7 (4.58%) NetApp
13 5 (3.27%) Acronis
13 5 (3.27%) IBM
13 5 (3.27%) Oracle
14 4 (2.61%) IronPort
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £275 - £3325 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £373 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hook, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: 380
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Vadis People
Rate: circ £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago