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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 26 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing DNS 2 3 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.16% 2.01% 9.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.53% 17.65% 77.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 19
Median daily rate £388 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £21.53 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+23.11% +19.58%
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
19 17 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 11.05% 11.41% 12.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 24
Median daily rate £406 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.41% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £141 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £500 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

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 27 September 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 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) DHCP
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (62.50%) Skype for Business
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (50.00%) Cisco
5 4 (50.00%) IronPort
5 4 (50.00%) SMTP
5 4 (50.00%) HP
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (50.00%) Web Filtering
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
6 3 (37.50%) Dell
6 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
6 3 (37.50%) C
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 3 (37.50%) VMware
6 3 (37.50%) Finance
6 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (25.00%) XenApp
7 2 (25.00%) SCCM

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 5 (62.50%) Skype for Business
2 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (25.00%) IIS
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (12.50%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) DHCP
2 4 (50.00%) SMTP
3 2 (25.00%) FTP
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) Skype
4 1 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Messaging Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Web Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
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%) Migration 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 Migration Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
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 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (12.50%) Android
5 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (50.00%) Web Filtering
2 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (12.50%) ITSM
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
1 2 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) IronPort
3 3 (37.50%) Dell
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) NetApp
5 1 (12.50%) Apple
5 1 (12.50%) Lotus