The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 20 42 52
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +10
Contract jobs citing DNS 105 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 11.53% 2.14% 1.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.08% 21.57% 15.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 5 7
Median daily rate £265 £275 £246
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.63% +11.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £260 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £280
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 £26.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.67% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +56.25%
DNS
Tyne and Wear

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

Communications & Networking Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
291 51 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 31.94% 9.94% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 32 40
Median daily rate £285 £300 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £248 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £359
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 2
Median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £10.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +153.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.99 £13.00 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £27.50 £10.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.59 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +47.92%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

DNS
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

DNS Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for DNS.

1 105 (87.50%) Windows
2 99 (82.50%) DHCP
3 97 (80.83%) Active Directory
4 70 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 67 (55.83%) Security Cleared
6 65 (54.17%) VMware
7 62 (51.67%) Citrix
8 58 (48.33%) SC Cleared
9 56 (46.67%) Windows Server
10 50 (41.67%) XenApp
11 44 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 44 (36.67%) Windows Server 2003
12 39 (32.50%) AppSense
12 39 (32.50%) ITIL
12 39 (32.50%) SCCM
13 38 (31.67%) Software Delivery
13 38 (31.67%) Microsoft App-V
14 35 (29.17%) BPSS Clearance
15 33 (27.50%) Disclosure Scotland
16 31 (25.83%) Linux
16 31 (25.83%) VMware Infrastructure
17 30 (25.00%) Windows 7
18 27 (22.50%) Computer Science
18 27 (22.50%) Degree
18 27 (22.50%) Apache
18 27 (22.50%) SQL
19 25 (20.83%) TCP/IP
20 23 (19.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
21 22 (18.33%) XenServer
22 21 (17.50%) Unit Testing

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 27 (22.50%) Apache
2 20 (16.67%) Skype for Business
3 19 (15.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (15.83%) MS Exchange
4 17 (14.17%) IIS
5 13 (10.83%) Jetty
5 13 (10.83%) nginx
5 13 (10.83%) Tomcat
5 13 (10.83%) WebSphere
6 10 (8.33%) Oracle 10gAS
6 10 (8.33%) Oracle Application Server
6 10 (8.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 10 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (7.50%) PowerExchange
7 9 (7.50%) SharePoint
8 8 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (5.00%) Office Communications Server
9 6 (5.00%) Oracle Spatial
9 6 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (15.83%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.00%) MS Office
3 3 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.50%) Office 365
2 2 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.67%) Google App Engine
2 2 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 99 (82.50%) DHCP
2 25 (20.83%) TCP/IP
3 16 (13.33%) SMS
4 15 (12.50%) 3G
4 15 (12.50%) SAN
4 15 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 13 (10.83%) Firewall
5 13 (10.83%) FTP
5 13 (10.83%) HTTP
5 13 (10.83%) IPsec
5 13 (10.83%) SSL
6 9 (7.50%) Internet
6 9 (7.50%) Intranet
6 9 (7.50%) iSCSI
6 9 (7.50%) WAN
7 6 (5.00%) LDAP
7 6 (5.00%) OpenLDAP
7 6 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
7 6 (5.00%) Skype
8 5 (4.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
1 10 (8.33%) PowerCenter
1 10 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.83%) Oracle Database
2 7 (5.83%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (4.17%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 13 (10.83%) Jenkins
1 13 (10.83%) Travis CI
2 10 (8.33%) Log4j
2 10 (8.33%) MSI
General
1 11 (9.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 19 (15.83%) Desktop Support
3 13 (10.83%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 12 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
5 10 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
6 8 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 8 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
7 7 (5.83%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 7 (5.83%) Analyst
7 7 (5.83%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (5.83%) Messaging Engineer
7 7 (5.83%) Messaging Support
7 7 (5.83%) Unix Linux Engineer
8 6 (5.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 6 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.00%) Messaging Support Engineer
8 6 (5.00%) Server Engineer
8 6 (5.00%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.83%) .NET
1 13 (10.83%) J2EE
1 13 (10.83%) Servlets
2 5 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.50%) Computer Science
2 17 (14.17%) Data Centre
3 15 (12.50%) Fat Client
3 15 (12.50%) Thin Client
4 12 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.17%) Clustering
6 3 (2.50%) PKI
7 2 (1.67%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.67%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.83%) AS400
8 1 (0.83%) CMDB
8 1 (0.83%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.83%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 105 (87.50%) Windows
2 56 (46.67%) Windows Server
3 44 (36.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 44 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (25.83%) Linux
5 30 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 18 (15.00%) Unix
7 14 (11.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (11.67%) Windows XP
8 13 (10.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (8.33%) AIX
9 10 (8.33%) Solaris
10 3 (2.50%) Android
10 3 (2.50%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.50%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.67%) Windows 10
11 2 (1.67%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.83%) HPUX
12 1 (0.83%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.83%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (32.50%) ITIL
2 38 (31.67%) Software Delivery
3 21 (17.50%) Unit Testing
4 16 (13.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 14 (11.67%) Configuration Management
6 13 (10.83%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (10.00%) DevOps
7 12 (10.00%) Incident Management
8 11 (9.17%) Automated Testing
8 11 (9.17%) Change Control
8 11 (9.17%) Server Building
9 10 (8.33%) Escalation Management
10 9 (7.50%) Mentoring
10 9 (7.50%) Project Management
10 9 (7.50%) Validation
11 8 (6.67%) Business Analysis
12 7 (5.83%) CRM
12 7 (5.83%) Problem Management
12 7 (5.83%) Web Operations
13 6 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 27 (22.50%) SQL
2 18 (15.00%) PowerShell
3 16 (13.33%) Korn
3 16 (13.33%) Perl
4 13 (10.83%) Java
5 11 (9.17%) VBScript
6 10 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 10 (8.33%) C-shell
6 10 (8.33%) Shell Script
7 7 (5.83%) T-SQL
7 7 (5.83%) VB
8 6 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (55.83%) Security Cleared
2 58 (48.33%) SC Cleared
3 35 (29.17%) BPSS Clearance
4 27 (22.50%) Degree
5 12 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (5.00%) MCSE
7 4 (3.33%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.67%) MCSA
8 2 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.83%) CCNA
9 1 (0.83%) CCNP
9 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.83%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.83%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (27.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (5.83%) SLA
System Software
1 97 (80.83%) Active Directory
2 50 (41.67%) XenApp
3 38 (31.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 31 (25.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (18.33%) XenServer
6 20 (16.67%) XenDesktop
7 16 (13.33%) Hyper-V
8 13 (10.83%) vSphere
8 13 (10.83%) Xen
9 10 (8.33%) Samba
10 8 (6.67%) Terminal Services
11 6 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
12 5 (4.17%) NFS
13 2 (1.67%) Brightmail
13 2 (1.67%) DFS Replication
13 2 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 39 (32.50%) SCCM
2 23 (19.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (5.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 5 (4.17%) OpenView
4 5 (4.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (3.33%) HP SIM
5 4 (3.33%) Perfmon
6 2 (1.67%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.83%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.83%) SAP Afaria
7 1 (0.83%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.83%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 70 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 65 (54.17%) VMware
3 62 (51.67%) Citrix
4 39 (32.50%) AppSense
5 21 (17.50%) Oracle
6 20 (16.67%) HP
7 17 (14.17%) ThinPrint
8 16 (13.33%) Red Hat
9 10 (8.33%) Axway
9 10 (8.33%) Genesys
9 10 (8.33%) Informatica
9 10 (8.33%) SAP
10 9 (7.50%) Symantec
11 7 (5.83%) Intel Security
12 6 (5.00%) Siebel
12 6 (5.00%) Sun
13 5 (4.17%) Lumension
14 4 (3.33%) Lotus
15 2 (1.67%) Compaq
15 2 (1.67%) Dell
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