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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 20 41 29
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -12
Contract jobs citing DNS 115 27 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 11.19% 3.69% 4.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.74% 20.45% 36.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 8 15
Median daily rate £260 £300 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -13.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £256 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £404 £437
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 4 1
Median hourly rate £28.00 £25.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% -21.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.53 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+30.08% +23.00%
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
331 132 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 32.20% 18.03% 12.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 71 34
Median daily rate £290 £350 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.07% +0.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £624 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 18 1
Median hourly rate £28.00 £25.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% -21.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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.

1 226 (84.33%) Active Directory
2 215 (80.22%) Windows
3 197 (73.51%) DHCP
4 169 (63.06%) Microsoft
5 160 (59.70%) Security Cleared
6 137 (51.12%) SC Cleared
7 135 (50.37%) Windows Server
8 134 (50.00%) Citrix
9 130 (48.51%) VMware
10 111 (41.42%) ITIL
11 95 (35.45%) SQL
12 93 (34.70%) XenApp
13 92 (34.33%) Microsoft App-V
14 86 (32.09%) Windows Server 2008
15 85 (31.72%) Windows Server 2003
16 80 (29.85%) BPSS Clearance
17 78 (29.10%) AppSense
17 78 (29.10%) SCCM
18 77 (28.73%) Software Delivery
19 74 (27.61%) Disclosure Scotland
20 69 (25.75%) PowerShell
21 68 (25.37%) MS Exchange
22 65 (24.25%) Microsoft Certification
22 65 (24.25%) Degree
23 64 (23.88%) Computer Science
24 63 (23.51%) Exchange Server 2010
25 60 (22.39%) VMware Infrastructure
25 60 (22.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
26 56 (20.90%) XenServer
27 55 (20.52%) HP

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 68 (25.37%) MS Exchange
2 63 (23.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 54 (20.15%) Skype for Business
4 49 (18.28%) Apache
5 35 (13.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 35 (13.06%) SharePoint
6 32 (11.94%) IIS
7 21 (7.84%) Office Communications Server
8 20 (7.46%) IBM Notes
8 20 (7.46%) SharePoint 2010
9 19 (7.09%) SharePoint 2013
10 17 (6.34%) OpenStack
11 8 (2.99%) JBoss
11 8 (2.99%) WebLogic
12 5 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (1.12%) nginx
14 2 (0.75%) Jetty
14 2 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
14 2 (0.75%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 47 (17.54%) MS Excel
2 29 (10.82%) MS Office
3 3 (1.12%) MS Project
3 3 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 30 (11.19%) Office 365
2 6 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.75%) Google App Engine
3 2 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.37%) IaaS
4 1 (0.37%) PaaS
4 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 197 (73.51%) DHCP
2 48 (17.91%) Firewall
3 40 (14.93%) TCP/IP
4 35 (13.06%) SAN
5 26 (9.70%) WAN
6 25 (9.33%) iSCSI
7 22 (8.21%) LDAP
7 22 (8.21%) Skype
7 22 (8.21%) SMS
8 21 (7.84%) 3G
8 21 (7.84%) Wi-Fi
9 19 (7.09%) Internet
10 18 (6.72%) Intranet
11 12 (4.48%) SSL
12 8 (2.99%) OpenLDAP
13 7 (2.61%) SSH
14 6 (2.24%) Kerberos
14 6 (2.24%) Remote Desktop
15 2 (0.75%) FTP
15 2 (0.75%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (18.28%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.60%) MySQL
3 13 (4.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.75%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.37%) Redis
6 1 (0.37%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 40 (14.93%) MSI
2 13 (4.85%) ClearCase
2 13 (4.85%) StarTeam
3 10 (3.73%) Visual Studio
4 9 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.75%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.75%) Travis CI
6 1 (0.37%) Bower
6 1 (0.37%) Grunt
6 1 (0.37%) MSTest
6 1 (0.37%) NuGet
6 1 (0.37%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (4.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 47 (17.54%) Support Engineer
2 26 (9.70%) Desktop Engineer
2 26 (9.70%) Desktop Support
3 24 (8.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 21 (7.84%) 2nd Line Support
5 20 (7.46%) Messaging Support
5 20 (7.46%) Unix Engineer
6 17 (6.34%) 3rd Line Support
6 17 (6.34%) Wintel Engineer
7 16 (5.97%) Wintel Support
8 15 (5.60%) Linux Engineer
8 15 (5.60%) Server Support
9 14 (5.22%) Consultant
10 13 (4.85%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
10 13 (4.85%) Unix Linux Engineer
11 12 (4.48%) Messaging Engineer
11 12 (4.48%) Security Engineer
12 11 (4.10%) Active Directory Engineer
12 11 (4.10%) Messaging Support Engineer
13 10 (3.73%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (7.84%) Middleware
2 13 (4.85%) LAMP
3 12 (4.48%) .NET
4 9 (3.36%) XML
5 2 (0.75%) J2EE
5 2 (0.75%) Servlets
6 1 (0.37%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.37%) ADO.NET
6 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.37%) CSS
6 1 (0.37%) HTML
6 1 (0.37%) HTML5
6 1 (0.37%) jQuery
6 1 (0.37%) RESTful
6 1 (0.37%) StructureMap
6 1 (0.37%) WCF
6 1 (0.37%) Web Services
6 1 (0.37%) WinForms
6 1 (0.37%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 64 (23.88%) Computer Science
2 25 (9.33%) Management Information System
3 24 (8.96%) Data Centre
4 21 (7.84%) Clustering
4 21 (7.84%) Fat Client
4 21 (7.84%) Thin Client
5 13 (4.85%) Visualisation
6 12 (4.48%) Blackberry
7 10 (3.73%) Hybrid Cloud
8 9 (3.36%) CMDB
9 6 (2.24%) PKI
10 4 (1.49%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (1.49%) Replication
11 3 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (0.37%) AS400
12 1 (0.37%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.37%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.37%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.37%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 215 (80.22%) Windows
2 135 (50.37%) Windows Server
3 86 (32.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 85 (31.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 52 (19.40%) Windows 7
6 40 (14.93%) Linux
7 36 (13.43%) Unix
8 29 (10.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (5.97%) Android
9 16 (5.97%) Apple iOS
9 16 (5.97%) Windows XP
10 14 (5.22%) Solaris
11 9 (3.36%) HPUX
12 8 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (1.87%) Windows 8
14 4 (1.49%) Windows 10
14 4 (1.49%) Windows Phone
14 4 (1.49%) Windows Phone 8
15 2 (0.75%) CentOS
15 2 (0.75%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (41.42%) ITIL
2 77 (28.73%) Software Delivery
3 37 (13.81%) Incident Management
4 34 (12.69%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 33 (12.31%) Unit Testing
6 31 (11.57%) Content Management
7 24 (8.96%) Configuration Management
8 21 (7.84%) Escalation Management
8 21 (7.84%) High Availability
9 20 (7.46%) Application Packaging
10 19 (7.09%) Migration
10 19 (7.09%) Problem Management
10 19 (7.09%) Software Distribution
11 18 (6.72%) ITIL V3
12 17 (6.34%) Project Management
12 17 (6.34%) Server Building
13 16 (5.97%) Capacity Planning
13 16 (5.97%) Change Control
14 14 (5.22%) Service Delivery
15 13 (4.85%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (35.45%) SQL
2 69 (25.75%) PowerShell
3 35 (13.06%) Korn
3 35 (13.06%) Perl
4 28 (10.45%) VBScript
5 27 (10.07%) Bash Shell
5 27 (10.07%) C-shell
6 24 (8.96%) T-SQL
6 24 (8.96%) VB
7 13 (4.85%) Shell Script
8 12 (4.48%) JavaScript
9 10 (3.73%) C#
10 8 (2.99%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.12%) Python
12 2 (0.75%) C++
12 2 (0.75%) Java
13 1 (0.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 160 (59.70%) Security Cleared
2 137 (51.12%) SC Cleared
3 80 (29.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 65 (24.25%) Degree
4 65 (24.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (10.45%) MCSE
6 9 (3.36%) MCP
6 9 (3.36%) MCSD
7 8 (2.99%) MCITP
7 8 (2.99%) MCTS
8 6 (2.24%) MCSA
8 6 (2.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (1.49%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.37%) CCNA
10 1 (0.37%) CCNP
10 1 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.37%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.37%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (27.61%) Disclosure Scotland
2 18 (6.72%) SLA
System Software
1 226 (84.33%) Active Directory
2 93 (34.70%) XenApp
3 92 (34.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 60 (22.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 56 (20.90%) XenServer
6 54 (20.15%) XenDesktop
7 44 (16.42%) Hyper-V
8 27 (10.07%) Samba
9 25 (9.33%) Terminal Services
10 21 (7.84%) vSphere
11 8 (2.99%) DFS Replication
12 7 (2.61%) NFS
13 2 (0.75%) Brightmail
13 2 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.75%) Xen
14 1 (0.37%) Gluster
14 1 (0.37%) LXC
Systems Management
1 78 (29.10%) SCCM
2 60 (22.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 24 (8.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 21 (7.84%) Microsoft Clustering
4 21 (7.84%) OpenView
4 21 (7.84%) Perfmon
5 15 (5.60%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 14 (5.22%) HP SIM
7 4 (1.49%) AirWatch
7 4 (1.49%) SAP Afaria
7 4 (1.49%) XenMobile
8 2 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.75%) Puppet
8 2 (0.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.37%) Graylog
9 1 (0.37%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.37%) Icinga
9 1 (0.37%) logstash
9 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.37%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 169 (63.06%) Microsoft
2 134 (50.00%) Citrix
3 130 (48.51%) VMware
4 78 (29.10%) AppSense
5 55 (20.52%) HP
6 42 (15.67%) Oracle
7 25 (9.33%) Red Hat
8 21 (7.84%) ThinPrint
9 20 (7.46%) Lotus
10 18 (6.72%) Intel Security
10 18 (6.72%) Symantec
11 14 (5.22%) Lumension
12 12 (4.48%) Trend Micro
13 9 (3.36%) SAP
14 4 (1.49%) Altiris
14 4 (1.49%) Apple
15 2 (0.75%) Compaq
15 2 (0.75%) Dell
15 2 (0.75%) Google
15 2 (0.75%) IronPort
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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