The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
South East / Middlesex
Rank - 21 -
Contract jobs citing DNS 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex - 0.66% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 8.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £160 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.25 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-8.75% -20.00%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 21.01% 7.95% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 7 12
Median daily rate £388 £394 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.58% +10.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £160 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

DNS
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for DNS.

1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) CCVP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCVP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco