The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank - 16 -
Contract jobs citing DNS 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe - 1.61% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the High Wycombe region.

Communications & Networking Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 19.10% 29.03% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 1
Average daily rate £350 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £17.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% -7.16%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DNS across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DNS.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (100.00%) Veeam
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (80.00%) DFS Replication
2 4 (80.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (60.00%) MCSE
3 3 (60.00%) MCSA
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) NAS
5 1 (20.00%) EqualLogic
5 1 (20.00%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 7

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DNS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (20.00%) NAS
3 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) DSL
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (80.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (20.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
1 3 (60.00%) MCSA
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) DFS Replication
3 1 (20.00%) Xen
3 1 (20.00%) NLBS
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
1 1 (20.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Veeam
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec