The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 14 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing DNS 9 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 7.20% 2.67% 4.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 39.13% 12.50% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
Median daily rate £380 £288 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.17% -28.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £21.53 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+28.91% +19.58%
DNS
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 18.40% 21.33% 16.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 10
Median daily rate £400 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £350 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

DNS
Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

DNS Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 30 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 Maidenhead region with a requirement for DNS.

1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 8 (72.73%) MS Exchange
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 8 (72.73%) VMware
3 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
4 7 (63.64%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 7 (63.64%) Symantec
5 6 (54.55%) SMTP
5 6 (54.55%) NetBackup
5 6 (54.55%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (45.45%) Skype
6 5 (45.45%) AirWatch
6 5 (45.45%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (45.45%) MobileIron
6 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (45.45%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
6 5 (45.45%) Data Centre Operations
6 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 5 (45.45%) Skype for Business
6 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
6 5 (45.45%) Android
6 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (45.45%) Cisco IOS

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 8 (72.73%) MS Exchange
2 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (45.45%) Skype for Business
4 1 (9.09%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) SMTP
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (45.45%) DHCP
2 5 (45.45%) LAN
2 5 (45.45%) Skype
2 5 (45.45%) WAN
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) LDAP
4 1 (9.09%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (9.09%) DTS
2 1 (9.09%) Pentaho
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (45.45%) Electronics
2 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Consultant
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory Consultant
2 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 5 (45.45%) VMware Consultant
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Exchange Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Exchange Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Exchange Migration Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Office 365 Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Project Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Unix Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Django
1 1 (9.09%) Kafka
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
1 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
3 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (45.45%) Android
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
5 1 (9.09%) Unix
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 6 (54.55%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 5 (45.45%) Data Centre Operations
3 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 5 (45.45%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (45.45%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 4 (36.36%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) Service Management
6 1 (9.09%) Build Automation
6 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) High Availability
6 1 (9.09%) Kernel Tuning
6 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) Open Source
6 1 (9.09%) Security Hardening
6 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) Service Design
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
1 5 (45.45%) VB
2 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (9.09%) MCITP
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) MCTS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) RHCSA
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (9.09%) vCloud
3 1 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (9.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) NetBackup
2 5 (45.45%) AirWatch
2 5 (45.45%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (45.45%) WSUS
3 2 (18.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (9.09%) Ansible
4 1 (9.09%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (9.09%) Puppet
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Symantec
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco
3 5 (45.45%) HP
3 5 (45.45%) MobileIron
4 1 (9.09%) AppSense
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) IronPort
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) Veritas