The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton 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 23 24 26
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing DNS 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.95% 1.33% 1.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.75% 25.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £140 £288 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.30% -8.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +7.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.04 £25.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.15% +56.25%
DNS
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 10.39% 5.33% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 3
Median daily rate £300 £288 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £190 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £488 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £327
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £46.07 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.17% -
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 Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Luton

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

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 Luton region with a requirement for DNS.

1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) Load Balancing
2 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (62.50%) High Availability
2 5 (62.50%) IaaS
3 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (50.00%) Service Management
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) Sitecore
5 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (25.00%) hybris
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) DHCP
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Re-Platforming
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 1 (12.50%) Web Filtering

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (12.50%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (62.50%) IaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) LAN
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) Skype
3 1 (12.50%) SMTP
3 1 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) AWS Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Collaboration Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Exchange Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Messaging Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Server Migration Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 1 (12.50%) iPad
2 1 (12.50%) iPhone
2 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Phone
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
1 5 (62.50%) High Availability
1 5 (62.50%) Load Balancing
2 4 (50.00%) Service Management
3 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
5 1 (12.50%) ITSM
5 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (12.50%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) hybris
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (12.50%) Apple
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) IronPort
2 1 (12.50%) Lotus
2 1 (12.50%) VMware