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 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 48 83 77
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -6
Contract jobs citing DNS 75 36 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.71% 1.74% 2.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.76% 10.14% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 23 14
Median daily rate £350 £470 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.54% +39.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £253 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £550 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +7.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.83 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.04 £25.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.15% +56.25%
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
508 355 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 25.14% 17.13% 20.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 208 212
Median daily rate £375 £384 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% +12.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £263 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £327
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 24 27
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £12.45 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +30.00%

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 May 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
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 May 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 +16 16 £320 -22.89%
Portsmouth - 8 £290 - 2
Southampton +10 6 £370 -10.30% 5
Havant +8 6 £355 -26.42%
Winchester - 5 £345 -
Farnborough +5 4 £356 +48.43% 1
Basingstoke -15 1 £425 -11.68% 4
Fareham - 1 £625 - 2
Andover - 1 - -
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 65 (47.79%) Active Directory
2 63 (46.32%) DHCP
3 61 (44.85%) Security Cleared
4 54 (39.71%) Firewall
5 53 (38.97%) Windows
5 53 (38.97%) SC Cleared
6 46 (33.82%) ITIL
7 41 (30.15%) Microsoft
8 38 (27.94%) MPLS
9 37 (27.21%) SSL
9 37 (27.21%) TCP/IP
10 36 (26.47%) Cisco
10 36 (26.47%) LAN
11 32 (23.53%) Data Centre
11 32 (23.53%) Windows Server
12 31 (22.79%) Linux
13 28 (20.59%) FTP
13 28 (20.59%) Citrix
13 28 (20.59%) SAN
14 27 (19.85%) WAN
15 25 (18.38%) Internet
15 25 (18.38%) VMware
16 24 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
16 24 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
17 23 (16.91%) NetScaler
18 22 (16.18%) LDAP
18 22 (16.18%) SQL
19 21 (15.44%) Multicast
19 21 (15.44%) VMware Infrastructure
20 20 (14.71%) PowerShell

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 (9.56%) IIS
2 9 (6.62%) MS Exchange
3 7 (5.15%) Apache
3 7 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (5.15%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.68%) JBoss
5 4 (2.94%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.47%) Confluence
7 2 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.74%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.74%) Jetty
8 1 (0.74%) Live Communications Server
8 1 (0.74%) nginx
8 1 (0.74%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.74%) SAS
8 1 (0.74%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (8.09%) MS Office
2 8 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.41%) SaaS
2 2 (1.47%) Office 365
3 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.74%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.74%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 63 (46.32%) DHCP
2 54 (39.71%) Firewall
3 38 (27.94%) MPLS
4 37 (27.21%) SSL
4 37 (27.21%) TCP/IP
5 36 (26.47%) LAN
6 28 (20.59%) FTP
6 28 (20.59%) SAN
7 27 (19.85%) WAN
8 25 (18.38%) Internet
9 23 (16.91%) NetScaler
10 22 (16.18%) LDAP
11 21 (15.44%) Multicast
12 17 (12.50%) Network Security
13 15 (11.03%) BGP
13 15 (11.03%) Kerberos
14 14 (10.29%) NAS
14 14 (10.29%) Reverse Proxy
15 13 (9.56%) IPsec
15 13 (9.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.47%) MySQL
5 2 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.74%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.68%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.21%) JIRA
4 2 (1.47%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.74%) Babel
5 1 (0.74%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.74%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.74%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.74%) MSI
5 1 (0.74%) NUnit
5 1 (0.74%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.74%) Selenium
5 1 (0.74%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.74%) StarTeam
5 1 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.74%) webpack
5 1 (0.74%) WiX
General
1 10 (7.35%) Finance
2 8 (5.88%) Publishing
3 2 (1.47%) Military
4 1 (0.74%) Billing
4 1 (0.74%) Legal
4 1 (0.74%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 20 (14.71%) Network Engineer
2 17 (12.50%) Active Directory Engineer
3 16 (11.76%) Analyst
4 14 (10.29%) Administrator
5 13 (9.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (9.56%) Web Analyst
6 11 (8.09%) Architect
7 9 (6.62%) IT Administrator
8 8 (5.88%) Technical Architect
8 8 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
9 7 (5.15%) Consultant
9 7 (5.15%) Senior Architect
10 6 (4.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 6 (4.41%) Linux Engineer
10 6 (4.41%) Senior Technical Architect
10 6 (4.41%) Support Engineer
10 6 (4.41%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
10 6 (4.41%) Wintel Specialist
11 5 (3.68%) Citrix Engineer
11 5 (3.68%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.62%) Regular Expression
2 6 (4.41%) 802.1X
2 6 (4.41%) Web Services
3 3 (2.21%) .NET
4 2 (1.47%) CSS
5 1 (0.74%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.74%) Ajax
5 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.74%) Breeze.js
5 1 (0.74%) Express
5 1 (0.74%) HTML
5 1 (0.74%) Kendo UI
5 1 (0.74%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (0.74%) LAMP
5 1 (0.74%) React
5 1 (0.74%) SAML
5 1 (0.74%) WCF
5 1 (0.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 18 (13.24%) PKI
3 17 (12.50%) Replication
4 11 (8.09%) Management Information System
5 10 (7.35%) Driving Licence
6 8 (5.88%) Cryptography
7 6 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (3.68%) Clustering
8 5 (3.68%) Computer Science
9 3 (2.21%) DataPower
10 2 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.74%) CLARiiON
11 1 (0.74%) EMC VNX
11 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.74%) Symmetrix
11 1 (0.74%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 53 (38.97%) Windows
2 32 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 31 (22.79%) Linux
4 24 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (7.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (7.35%) Windows XP
6 9 (6.62%) Unix
6 9 (6.62%) Windows 8
6 9 (6.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.21%) Android
7 3 (2.21%) Solaris
7 3 (2.21%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.47%) CentOS
9 1 (0.74%) AIX
9 1 (0.74%) SUSE
9 1 (0.74%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.74%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (33.82%) ITIL
2 17 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 16 (11.76%) Change Management
4 15 (11.03%) Server Virtualisation
5 14 (10.29%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (10.29%) Service Management
6 13 (9.56%) Configuration Management
7 11 (8.09%) Data Analysis
7 11 (8.09%) ITSM
7 11 (8.09%) Validation
8 10 (7.35%) Kalman Filter
8 10 (7.35%) Security Patching
9 9 (6.62%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (6.62%) Email Filtering
9 9 (6.62%) ITIL V3
9 9 (6.62%) Web Filtering
10 8 (5.88%) Incident Management
10 8 (5.88%) Information Security
10 8 (5.88%) Problem Management
10 8 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (16.18%) SQL
2 20 (14.71%) PowerShell
3 17 (12.50%) VBScript
4 8 (5.88%) Python
5 5 (3.68%) Perl
6 3 (2.21%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.21%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.47%) Java
7 2 (1.47%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.47%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.47%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.74%) C#
8 1 (0.74%) PHP
8 1 (0.74%) R
8 1 (0.74%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 61 (44.85%) Security Cleared
2 53 (38.97%) SC Cleared
3 20 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (13.97%) CCNA
4 19 (13.97%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (10.29%) Degree
6 11 (8.09%) MCP
6 11 (8.09%) MCTS
7 10 (7.35%) CCNP
8 9 (6.62%) MCSE
9 8 (5.88%) DV Cleared
10 5 (3.68%) RHCSA
11 4 (2.94%) CCSE
11 4 (2.94%) CISSP
11 4 (2.94%) GCIH
11 4 (2.94%) GIAC
11 4 (2.94%) MCSA
12 2 (1.47%) RHCE
12 2 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.74%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.62%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.68%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.47%) QA
4 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 65 (47.79%) Active Directory
2 21 (15.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (9.56%) UAG
3 13 (9.56%) XenApp
4 12 (8.82%) Terminal Services
5 8 (5.88%) vSphere
6 4 (2.94%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.47%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.74%) Dovecot
8 1 (0.74%) Firmware
8 1 (0.74%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.74%) NFS
8 1 (0.74%) OpenSSH
8 1 (0.74%) Postfix
8 1 (0.74%) SpamAssassin
8 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (4.41%) Puppet
1 6 (4.41%) SCCM
2 4 (2.94%) Ansible
2 4 (2.94%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (1.47%) WSUS
4 1 (0.74%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.74%) Icinga
4 1 (0.74%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.74%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.74%) SCOM
4 1 (0.74%) vMotion
Vendors
1 41 (30.15%) Microsoft
2 36 (26.47%) Cisco
3 28 (20.59%) Citrix
4 25 (18.38%) VMware
5 19 (13.97%) HP
6 14 (10.29%) Juniper
6 14 (10.29%) NetApp
7 13 (9.56%) CheckPoint
8 10 (7.35%) Red Hat
9 6 (4.41%) Remedy
10 5 (3.68%) F5
10 5 (3.68%) IBM
10 5 (3.68%) IronPort
10 5 (3.68%) Oracle
11 4 (2.94%) Cyberoam
12 3 (2.21%) Foundry
13 2 (1.47%) EMC
13 2 (1.47%) ION Trading
13 2 (1.47%) Lumension
14 1 (0.74%) Blue Coat
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £35.5 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
AAP3
Rate: £27 - £36 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
The Resourcing Hub
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 10 days ago