The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 60 70 52
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Contract jobs citing DNS 10 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.23% 0.34% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.85% 2.24% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £248 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.61% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £299
% change year-on-year
+7.17% +1.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.19 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+56.25% -3.03%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
146 134 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 17.94% 15.01% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 44 19
Average daily rate £380 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £227 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £464 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £29.00 £14.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% +93.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DNS across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

DNS
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

DNS Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DNS.

1 14 (56.00%) Windows
1 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (40.00%) DHCP
3 10 (40.00%) vSphere
4 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (32.00%) PowerShell
6 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
6 7 (28.00%) Migration
6 7 (28.00%) HP
6 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (24.00%) Cisco
7 6 (24.00%) Citrix
7 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (24.00%) Firewall
7 6 (24.00%) VMware
7 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
8 5 (20.00%) SCCM
8 5 (20.00%) SQL
8 5 (20.00%) IIS
9 4 (16.00%) VBScript
9 4 (16.00%) ITIL
9 4 (16.00%) Linux
9 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (16.00%) CCNP
9 4 (16.00%) CCNA
9 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
9 4 (16.00%) PKI
9 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (16.00%) Windows 7

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DNS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.00%) MediaWiki
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.00%) IaaS
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) SaaS
2 2 (8.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) DHCP
2 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (24.00%) Firewall
4 3 (12.00%) IP Telephony
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco IPT
4 3 (12.00%) LAN
4 3 (12.00%) PBX
4 3 (12.00%) WAN
5 2 (8.00%) VPN
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (8.00%) VLAN
6 1 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (4.00%) Multicast
6 1 (4.00%) Wireless
6 1 (4.00%) IPsec
6 1 (4.00%) BIG-IP
6 1 (4.00%) Wireshark
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (4.00%) TestDirector
General
1 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Active Directory Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Web Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Web Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Network Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Support
5 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Wintel Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
1 2 (8.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) PKI
2 2 (8.00%) DTV
2 2 (8.00%) Open Source
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) SecurID
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (16.00%) Linux
4 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (12.00%) UNIX
6 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Vista
7 1 (4.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Migration
2 4 (16.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (8.00%) Scrum
3 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (8.00%) Kernel Tuning
3 2 (8.00%) QMS
3 2 (8.00%) DevOps
3 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (20.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) VBScript
4 2 (8.00%) VB
4 2 (8.00%) C#
4 2 (8.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.00%) CCNP
2 4 (16.00%) CCNA
2 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (12.00%) MCP
3 3 (12.00%) MCSE
4 2 (8.00%) MCSA
5 1 (4.00%) VCAP
5 1 (4.00%) CCIA
5 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (4.00%) MCTS
5 1 (4.00%) MCITP
5 1 (4.00%) Degree
5 1 (4.00%) ISEB
5 1 (4.00%) CCA
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (4.00%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (40.00%) vSphere
3 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (8.00%) UAG
4 2 (8.00%) Docker
5 1 (4.00%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (4.00%) XenApp
5 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) SCCM
2 3 (12.00%) SCOM
3 2 (8.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Cacti
4 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (4.00%) OVSD
4 1 (4.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) HP
3 6 (24.00%) Cisco
3 6 (24.00%) Citrix
3 6 (24.00%) VMware
4 2 (8.00%) SAP
4 2 (8.00%) Lotus
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (8.00%) McAfee
4 2 (8.00%) Dell
4 2 (8.00%) AppSense
4 2 (8.00%) TOWER Software
4 2 (8.00%) Infoblox
5 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.00%) F5
5 1 (4.00%) Northgate
5 1 (4.00%) Crossbeam
5 1 (4.00%) IBM
5 1 (4.00%) Juniper
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