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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 76 75 68
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Contract jobs citing DNS 40 44 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.05% 2.07% 2.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.26% 11.31% 11.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 25 17
Median daily rate £337 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.64% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £310 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £550 £427
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 6
Median hourly rate £47.83 £22.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.57% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £22.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £22.50 £33.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+31.76% +32.81%
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
432 389 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.15% 18.26% 21.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 232 238
Median daily rate £375 £390 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +16.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 36 32
Median hourly rate £47.83 £23.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.38% -36.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.35% +40.72%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 25 June 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
Portsmouth - 14 £325 - 3
Hook +10 8 £318 -17.79%
Southampton +14 2 £413 +37.50% 3
Farnborough 0 2 £406 +8.69% 1
Andover - 2 - -
Fareham - 2 £300 - 2
Winchester - 1 £500 -
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 73 (52.90%) Active Directory
2 70 (50.72%) DHCP
3 64 (46.38%) Security Cleared
4 63 (45.65%) Windows
5 59 (42.75%) SC Cleared
6 55 (39.86%) Firewall
7 52 (37.68%) ITIL
8 46 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 43 (31.16%) Windows Server
10 38 (27.54%) LAN
11 37 (26.81%) MPLS
11 37 (26.81%) VMware
12 36 (26.09%) Cisco
12 36 (26.09%) TCP/IP
13 35 (25.36%) SSL
13 35 (25.36%) WAN
14 33 (23.91%) SQL
15 32 (23.19%) VMware Infrastructure
16 31 (22.46%) Citrix
17 30 (21.74%) SQL Server
17 30 (21.74%) Linux
18 28 (20.29%) Windows Server 2008
18 28 (20.29%) Data Centre
19 27 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
20 26 (18.84%) SAN
21 24 (17.39%) FTP
22 23 (16.67%) Internet
22 23 (16.67%) PowerShell
23 22 (15.94%) NetScaler
24 20 (14.49%) HP

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 15 (10.87%) IIS
2 12 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 8 (5.80%) SharePoint
4 7 (5.07%) Apache
4 7 (5.07%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (5.07%) Tomcat
5 6 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (3.62%) JBoss
7 4 (2.90%) Skype for Business
8 3 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.45%) Confluence
9 2 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.72%) CloudStack
10 1 (0.72%) Jetty
10 1 (0.72%) Live Communications Server
10 1 (0.72%) nginx
10 1 (0.72%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.72%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (7.25%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.35%) SaaS
2 2 (1.45%) Office 365
3 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.72%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.72%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 70 (50.72%) DHCP
2 55 (39.86%) Firewall
3 38 (27.54%) LAN
4 37 (26.81%) MPLS
5 36 (26.09%) TCP/IP
6 35 (25.36%) SSL
6 35 (25.36%) WAN
7 26 (18.84%) SAN
8 24 (17.39%) FTP
9 23 (16.67%) Internet
10 22 (15.94%) NetScaler
11 20 (14.49%) LDAP
12 18 (13.04%) BGP
13 15 (10.87%) IPsec
13 15 (10.87%) Kerberos
13 15 (10.87%) Multicast
13 15 (10.87%) Network Security
14 14 (10.14%) VoIP
15 13 (9.42%) HSRP
15 13 (9.42%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.90%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.72%) MySQL
6 1 (0.72%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (5.07%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.90%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.17%) Babel
3 3 (2.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (2.17%) JIRA
3 3 (2.17%) MSI
3 3 (2.17%) NUnit
3 3 (2.17%) Selenium
3 3 (2.17%) SpecFlow
3 3 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.17%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.17%) webpack
3 3 (2.17%) WiX
4 2 (1.45%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.72%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.72%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.72%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.72%) StarTeam
General
1 9 (6.52%) Finance
2 7 (5.07%) Publishing
3 2 (1.45%) Back Office
3 2 (1.45%) Billing
3 2 (1.45%) Military
4 1 (0.72%) Legal
4 1 (0.72%) Local Government
4 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (17.39%) Network Engineer
2 15 (10.87%) Analyst
3 14 (10.14%) Active Directory Engineer
3 14 (10.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (9.42%) Administrator
5 12 (8.70%) Web Analyst
6 9 (6.52%) Wintel Engineer
7 7 (5.07%) Architect
7 7 (5.07%) Consultant
7 7 (5.07%) Integration Engineer
7 7 (5.07%) IT Administrator
7 7 (5.07%) Support Engineer
8 6 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 6 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (4.35%) Technical Architect
8 6 (4.35%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
8 6 (4.35%) Wintel Specialist
9 5 (3.62%) Citrix Engineer
9 5 (3.62%) Senior Architect
9 5 (3.62%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.52%) Regular Expression
2 7 (5.07%) Web Services
3 5 (3.62%) .NET
3 5 (3.62%) 802.1X
4 3 (2.17%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 3 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (2.17%) Breeze.js
4 3 (2.17%) Durandal
4 3 (2.17%) Entity Framework
4 3 (2.17%) Express
4 3 (2.17%) jQuery
4 3 (2.17%) Kendo UI
4 3 (2.17%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (2.17%) OAuth2
4 3 (2.17%) OpenID
4 3 (2.17%) React
4 3 (2.17%) WCF
4 3 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (20.29%) Data Centre
2 18 (13.04%) Replication
3 16 (11.59%) PKI
4 9 (6.52%) Driving Licence
5 8 (5.80%) Management Information System
6 7 (5.07%) Cryptography
7 6 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (3.62%) Clustering
9 4 (2.90%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.45%) DataPower
10 2 (1.45%) EMC VNX
10 2 (1.45%) VCE vBlock
11 1 (0.72%) CLARiiON
11 1 (0.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.72%) iSeries
11 1 (0.72%) RIA
11 1 (0.72%) Statistics
11 1 (0.72%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 63 (45.65%) Windows
2 43 (31.16%) Windows Server
3 30 (21.74%) Linux
4 28 (20.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (5.80%) Windows XP
8 7 (5.07%) Unix
8 7 (5.07%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.17%) Android
9 3 (2.17%) Solaris
9 3 (2.17%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.45%) CentOS
10 2 (1.45%) VMS
10 2 (1.45%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.72%) SUSE
11 1 (0.72%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.72%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (37.68%) ITIL
2 16 (11.59%) Configuration Management
2 16 (11.59%) Load Balancing
3 15 (10.87%) Change Management
4 14 (10.14%) Security Patching
5 11 (7.97%) ITSM
6 10 (7.25%) Data Analysis
6 10 (7.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (7.25%) Kalman Filter
7 9 (6.52%) Email Filtering
7 9 (6.52%) ITIL V3
7 9 (6.52%) Server Virtualisation
7 9 (6.52%) Web Filtering
8 8 (5.80%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (5.80%) Service Management
8 8 (5.80%) Validation
9 7 (5.07%) Incident Management
9 7 (5.07%) Information Security
9 7 (5.07%) Project Management
9 7 (5.07%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 33 (23.91%) SQL
2 23 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 18 (13.04%) VBScript
4 8 (5.80%) Python
5 5 (3.62%) Perl
6 4 (2.90%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.17%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.17%) C#
7 3 (2.17%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.17%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.17%) TypeScript
7 3 (2.17%) VB
8 2 (1.45%) Java
8 2 (1.45%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.72%) Lisp
9 1 (0.72%) PHP
9 1 (0.72%) R
Qualifications
1 64 (46.38%) Security Cleared
2 59 (42.75%) SC Cleared
3 19 (13.77%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (13.04%) CCNA
5 16 (11.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (7.25%) CCNP
6 10 (7.25%) Degree
7 9 (6.52%) MCSE
8 8 (5.80%) DV Cleared
9 7 (5.07%) MCP
9 7 (5.07%) MCTS
10 5 (3.62%) RHCSA
11 4 (2.90%) CISSP
11 4 (2.90%) GCIH
11 4 (2.90%) GIAC
11 4 (2.90%) MCSA
12 3 (2.17%) CCSE
13 2 (1.45%) RHCE
13 2 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.80%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.62%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (3.62%) JSP 440
3 2 (1.45%) QA
4 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 73 (52.90%) Active Directory
2 32 (23.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (12.32%) XenApp
4 13 (9.42%) Terminal Services
5 12 (8.70%) UAG
5 12 (8.70%) vSphere
6 5 (3.62%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (3.62%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.45%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.45%) NFS
8 1 (0.72%) Dovecot
8 1 (0.72%) Firmware
8 1 (0.72%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.72%) OpenSSH
8 1 (0.72%) Postfix
8 1 (0.72%) SpamAssassin
8 1 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (8.70%) SCCM
2 8 (5.80%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (5.07%) SCOM
3 7 (5.07%) WSUS
4 6 (4.35%) Puppet
5 5 (3.62%) Backup Exec
5 5 (3.62%) WhatsUp Gold
6 4 (2.90%) Ansible
6 4 (2.90%) NetBackup
6 4 (2.90%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.72%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.72%) Icinga
7 1 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.72%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (0.72%) vMotion
Vendors
1 46 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 37 (26.81%) VMware
3 36 (26.09%) Cisco
4 31 (22.46%) Citrix
5 20 (14.49%) HP
6 16 (11.59%) Juniper
7 13 (9.42%) CheckPoint
8 10 (7.25%) F5
9 9 (6.52%) Red Hat
9 9 (6.52%) Symantec
10 8 (5.80%) NetApp
11 7 (5.07%) Intel Security
12 6 (4.35%) EMC
12 6 (4.35%) Remedy
13 5 (3.62%) Acronis
13 5 (3.62%) IBM
14 4 (2.90%) IronPort
14 4 (2.90%) Oracle
15 3 (2.17%) DevExpress
15 3 (2.17%) Sophos
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