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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
Berkshire / Maidenhead
Rank 22 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DNS 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 0.83% - 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% - 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £346 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
-1.14% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £23.22
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.86%

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
16 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 13.22% 17.21% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 4
Median daily rate £400 £404 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.86% +26.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.58 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-11.41% +26.31%

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
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 16 January 2017, 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 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (60.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 6 (60.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 6 (60.00%) NetBackup
3 6 (60.00%) Symantec
3 6 (60.00%) DHCP
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco
4 5 (50.00%) WAN
4 5 (50.00%) SMTP
4 5 (50.00%) HP
4 5 (50.00%) LAN
4 5 (50.00%) VB
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) Electronics
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (50.00%) WSUS
4 5 (50.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (50.00%) Skype for Business
4 5 (50.00%) Skype

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 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (50.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (10.00%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) DHCP
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 5 (50.00%) Skype
2 5 (50.00%) SMTP
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) H.323
3 1 (10.00%) ISDN
3 1 (10.00%) LDAP
3 1 (10.00%) MGCP
3 1 (10.00%) MPLS
3 1 (10.00%) SCCP
3 1 (10.00%) Softswitch
3 1 (10.00%) SSL
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) Wideband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (10.00%) Pentaho
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (50.00%) Electronics
2 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Consultant
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory Consultant
2 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Consultant
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Exchange Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Migration Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Office 365 Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Enterprise Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Unix Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Django
1 1 (10.00%) JTAPI
1 1 (10.00%) Kafka
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
1 1 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (10.00%) Clustering
3 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (50.00%) Android
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (10.00%) Unix
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 6 (60.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 5 (50.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 5 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (50.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) Build Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) High Availability
5 1 (10.00%) Kernel Tuning
5 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) Security Hardening
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Service Design
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCITP
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) MCTS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) RHCSA
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (10.00%) vCloud
3 1 (10.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (10.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) NetBackup
2 5 (50.00%) AirWatch
2 5 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (50.00%) WSUS
3 1 (10.00%) Ansible
3 1 (10.00%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (10.00%) Puppet
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (10.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Symantec
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) HP
3 5 (50.00%) MobileIron
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) AppSense
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) Genesys
5 1 (10.00%) IronPort
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (10.00%) Veritas