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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 63 66 53
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Contract jobs citing DNS 1 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.12% 0.53% 1.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.18% 5.13% 10.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 8
Average daily rate
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- £240 £256
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.26%
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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
85 78 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.17% 10.34% 13.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 33 42
Average daily rate £330 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 8
Average hourly rate £12.50 £44.97 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.20% +128.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £21.18 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.83 £44.99 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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
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 29 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) IPsec
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) LDAP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) IPsec
2 1 (25.00%) LDAP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Python Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) NetApp
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
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