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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 46 68 93
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +25
Contract jobs citing DNS 63 60 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.41% 2.84% 1.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.46% 11.52% 7.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 35 19
Median daily rate £339 £445 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.87% +27.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £330 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £615 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Median hourly rate £11.25 £15.39 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.88% -65.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+32.50% -11.11%
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
468 521 479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 25.34% 24.62% 21.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 315 235
Median daily rate £362 £400 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.50% +14.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £295 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 42 31
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £12.00 £11.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +6 15 £340 -0.72%
Havant 0 5 £250 -42.85% 1
Portsmouth +2 4 £331 -
Southampton +3 3 £301 -10.74% 2
Lyndhurst - 3 £225 -
Farnborough +6 1 £425 -4.22% 3
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 71 (55.91%) Active Directory
2 54 (42.52%) DHCP
3 52 (40.94%) Windows
4 50 (39.37%) Security Cleared
5 49 (38.58%) ITIL
6 47 (37.01%) Microsoft
7 38 (29.92%) SC Cleared
8 37 (29.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 37 (29.13%) Firewall
9 33 (25.98%) LDAP
9 33 (25.98%) Windows Server 2012
10 31 (24.41%) VMware
11 30 (23.62%) TCP/IP
12 29 (22.83%) Citrix
12 29 (22.83%) SQL
12 29 (22.83%) Windows Server
13 27 (21.26%) HP
14 26 (20.47%) Kerberos
15 25 (19.69%) Linux
16 24 (18.90%) Cisco
16 24 (18.90%) Replication
17 23 (18.11%) PKI
18 22 (17.32%) Change Management
19 21 (16.54%) Microsoft Certification
19 21 (16.54%) Network Security
20 20 (15.75%) X.500
21 19 (14.96%) SSL
22 18 (14.17%) Data Centre
22 18 (14.17%) IIS
22 18 (14.17%) Internet

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 18 (14.17%) IIS
2 16 (12.60%) Skype for Business
3 15 (11.81%) SharePoint
4 8 (6.30%) Tomcat
5 7 (5.51%) Apache
5 7 (5.51%) JBoss
6 5 (3.94%) MS Exchange
6 5 (3.94%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (7.09%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.51%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (7.09%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.30%) SaaS
2 6 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 54 (42.52%) DHCP
2 37 (29.13%) Firewall
3 33 (25.98%) LDAP
4 30 (23.62%) TCP/IP
5 26 (20.47%) Kerberos
6 21 (16.54%) Network Security
7 20 (15.75%) X.500
8 19 (14.96%) SSL
9 18 (14.17%) Internet
10 17 (13.39%) MPLS
11 15 (11.81%) LAN
12 13 (10.24%) WAN
13 11 (8.66%) HSRP
13 11 (8.66%) Intrusion Detection
13 11 (8.66%) IPsec
13 11 (8.66%) NetScaler
13 11 (8.66%) SAN
14 7 (5.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 7 (5.51%) SMTP
14 7 (5.51%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.24%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.72%) Oracle Database
3 6 (4.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (4.72%) MSI
1 6 (4.72%) NUnit
1 6 (4.72%) Selenium
1 6 (4.72%) SpecFlow
1 6 (4.72%) Visual Studio
1 6 (4.72%) WiX
2 2 (1.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.57%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (4.72%) Finance
2 5 (3.94%) French Language
2 5 (3.94%) Retail
3 3 (2.36%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.57%) Back Office
4 2 (1.57%) Billing
5 1 (0.79%) Advertising
5 1 (0.79%) Military
5 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (18.11%) Network Engineer
2 19 (14.96%) Active Directory Engineer
3 13 (10.24%) Support Engineer
4 8 (6.30%) Analyst
5 6 (4.72%) .NET Developer
5 6 (4.72%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (4.72%) Administrator
5 6 (4.72%) Citrix Engineer
5 6 (4.72%) Developer
5 6 (4.72%) Lync Engineer
5 6 (4.72%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (3.94%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (3.94%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (3.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (3.94%) Consultant
6 5 (3.94%) Designer
6 5 (3.94%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (3.94%) Service Analyst
6 5 (3.94%) Service Manager
6 5 (3.94%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.45%) Regular Expression
2 9 (7.09%) 802.1X
2 9 (7.09%) SAML
3 8 (6.30%) Web Services
4 7 (5.51%) OAuth
5 6 (4.72%) .NET
5 6 (4.72%) ASP.NET
5 6 (4.72%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (4.72%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 6 (4.72%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (4.72%) Breeze.js
5 6 (4.72%) Durandal
5 6 (4.72%) Entity Framework
5 6 (4.72%) Express
5 6 (4.72%) jQuery
5 6 (4.72%) Kendo UI
5 6 (4.72%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (4.72%) React
5 6 (4.72%) WCF
5 6 (4.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.90%) Replication
2 23 (18.11%) PKI
3 18 (14.17%) Data Centre
4 12 (9.45%) Management Information System
5 11 (8.66%) Cryptography
5 11 (8.66%) Driving Licence
6 10 (7.87%) Clustering
7 8 (6.30%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (3.15%) Statistics
10 3 (2.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (1.57%) Computer Science
11 2 (1.57%) EMC VNX
11 2 (1.57%) VCE vBlock
11 2 (1.57%) Wiki
12 1 (0.79%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 52 (40.94%) Windows
2 37 (29.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (25.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (22.83%) Windows Server
5 25 (19.69%) Linux
6 16 (12.60%) Windows 7
7 10 (7.87%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (7.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (3.94%) Solaris
9 5 (3.94%) Windows 10
9 5 (3.94%) Windows XP
10 3 (2.36%) Unix
11 2 (1.57%) VMS
11 2 (1.57%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.79%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (38.58%) ITIL
2 22 (17.32%) Change Management
3 17 (13.39%) Load Balancing
4 15 (11.81%) Problem Management
5 13 (10.24%) Information Security
6 12 (9.45%) Kalman Filter
6 12 (9.45%) Project Management
7 11 (8.66%) Capacity Management
7 11 (8.66%) Computer Security
7 11 (8.66%) Email Filtering
7 11 (8.66%) Incident Management
7 11 (8.66%) Network Monitoring
7 11 (8.66%) Security Patching
7 11 (8.66%) Web Filtering
8 10 (7.87%) Server Hardening
9 9 (7.09%) Service Delivery
9 9 (7.09%) Service Management
10 7 (5.51%) Configuration Management
10 7 (5.51%) Data Encryption
10 7 (5.51%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 29 (22.83%) SQL
2 16 (12.60%) PowerShell
3 8 (6.30%) Perl
4 6 (4.72%) C#
4 6 (4.72%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.72%) T-SQL
4 6 (4.72%) TypeScript
4 6 (4.72%) VB
5 5 (3.94%) Python
5 5 (3.94%) VBScript
6 3 (2.36%) PHP
Qualifications
1 50 (39.37%) Security Cleared
2 38 (29.92%) SC Cleared
3 21 (16.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (12.60%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (11.81%) CCNA
6 14 (11.02%) MCP
7 13 (10.24%) MCTS
8 11 (8.66%) CCNP
9 6 (4.72%) DV Cleared
10 5 (3.94%) CISSP
10 5 (3.94%) GCIH
10 5 (3.94%) GIAC
10 5 (3.94%) MCITP
10 5 (3.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (3.15%) Degree
11 4 (3.15%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (3.15%) MCSA
11 4 (3.15%) RHCSA
11 4 (3.15%) VCP4
11 4 (3.15%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.81%) PCI DSS
2 7 (5.51%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (5.51%) SLA
3 3 (2.36%) QA
System Software
1 71 (55.91%) Active Directory
2 18 (14.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (10.24%) XenApp
4 11 (8.66%) vSphere
5 7 (5.51%) Terminal Services
6 6 (4.72%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (3.94%) Firmware
8 4 (3.15%) Hyper-V
9 3 (2.36%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.57%) NFS
11 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (10.24%) Puppet
2 12 (9.45%) SCOM
3 6 (4.72%) WSUS
4 5 (3.94%) EdgeSight
4 5 (3.94%) Red Hat Satellite
4 5 (3.94%) SafeCom
4 5 (3.94%) SCCM
4 5 (3.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (3.15%) NetBackup
5 4 (3.15%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (3.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (3.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.57%) FortiGate
6 2 (1.57%) SELinux
7 1 (0.79%) Ansible
7 1 (0.79%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.79%) Salt
7 1 (0.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.79%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 47 (37.01%) Microsoft
2 31 (24.41%) VMware
3 29 (22.83%) Citrix
4 27 (21.26%) HP
5 24 (18.90%) Cisco
6 17 (13.39%) CheckPoint
7 14 (11.02%) F5
8 11 (8.66%) Dell
8 11 (8.66%) Extreme Networks
8 11 (8.66%) Remedy
9 10 (7.87%) Red Hat
10 9 (7.09%) Juniper
11 8 (6.30%) Sophos
12 7 (5.51%) Oracle
13 6 (4.72%) BMC
13 6 (4.72%) DevExpress
13 6 (4.72%) EMC
13 6 (4.72%) Sonus
13 6 (4.72%) Symantec
14 5 (3.94%) Cyberoam
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