The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 10 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing DNS 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 4.88% 8.93% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 41.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£225 £435 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.27% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £324
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.37% -2.63%
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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 Hounslow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hounslow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 19.51% 21.43% 27.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 12
Average daily rate £225 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) RHCE
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Mercator
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) RHCT
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) RHCE
1 1 (50.00%) RHCT
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Mercator
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) VMware