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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 15 37 38
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +1
Contract jobs citing DNS 163 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 14.29% 3.93% 2.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.63% 28.57% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 10 8
Median daily rate £271 £263 £253
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £190 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £306
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +6.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 0
Median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +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
422 77 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 36.99% 13.75% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 38 35
Median daily rate £295 £282 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.60% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £415 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 2
Median hourly rate £28.00 £20.50 £10.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.58% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.99 £13.25 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.96 £27.50 £10.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 29 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 29 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.

1 149 (83.24%) Windows
2 145 (81.01%) Active Directory
3 136 (75.98%) DHCP
4 106 (59.22%) Microsoft
4 106 (59.22%) Security Cleared
5 90 (50.28%) SC Cleared
6 86 (48.04%) VMware
7 84 (46.93%) Citrix
7 84 (46.93%) Windows Server
8 65 (36.31%) XenApp
9 60 (33.52%) ITIL
10 57 (31.84%) SQL
11 56 (31.28%) Windows Server 2003
12 55 (30.73%) Windows Server 2008
13 53 (29.61%) Microsoft App-V
14 52 (29.05%) AppSense
14 52 (29.05%) SCCM
15 50 (27.93%) Software Delivery
16 48 (26.82%) BPSS Clearance
17 44 (24.58%) Disclosure Scotland
18 42 (23.46%) PowerShell
19 40 (22.35%) VMware Infrastructure
19 40 (22.35%) MS Exchange
20 39 (21.79%) Computer Science
20 39 (21.79%) Degree
21 38 (21.23%) Windows 7
22 36 (20.11%) Exchange Server 2010
22 36 (20.11%) TCP/IP
22 36 (20.11%) Linux
22 36 (20.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

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 40 (22.35%) MS Exchange
2 36 (20.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (17.88%) Apache
3 32 (17.88%) Skype for Business
4 28 (15.64%) IIS
5 22 (12.29%) SharePoint
6 17 (9.50%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (7.26%) Jetty
7 13 (7.26%) nginx
7 13 (7.26%) Tomcat
7 13 (7.26%) WebSphere
8 10 (5.59%) Office Communications Server
8 10 (5.59%) Oracle 10gAS
8 10 (5.59%) Oracle Application Server
8 10 (5.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 10 (5.59%) WebSphere Application Server
9 9 (5.03%) PowerExchange
10 8 (4.47%) JBoss
10 8 (4.47%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (4.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 27 (15.08%) MS Excel
2 16 (8.94%) MS Office
3 3 (1.68%) MS Project
3 3 (1.68%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.82%) Office 365
2 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.12%) Google App Engine
3 2 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.56%) IaaS
4 1 (0.56%) PaaS
4 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 136 (75.98%) DHCP
2 36 (20.11%) TCP/IP
3 27 (15.08%) Firewall
4 21 (11.73%) SSL
5 19 (10.61%) SAN
5 19 (10.61%) SMS
6 16 (8.94%) 3G
6 16 (8.94%) Wi-Fi
7 13 (7.26%) FTP
7 13 (7.26%) HTTP
7 13 (7.26%) IPsec
8 12 (6.70%) Internet
8 12 (6.70%) Intranet
9 11 (6.15%) iSCSI
9 11 (6.15%) WAN
10 10 (5.59%) Skype
11 8 (4.47%) LDAP
11 8 (4.47%) OpenLDAP
12 7 (3.91%) SSH
13 6 (3.35%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.85%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.59%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (5.59%) PowerCenter
3 7 (3.91%) Oracle Database
3 7 (3.91%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.79%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.56%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (9.50%) MSI
2 13 (7.26%) Jenkins
2 13 (7.26%) Travis CI
3 10 (5.59%) Log4j
4 8 (4.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (4.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (6.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (16.20%) Support Engineer
2 22 (12.29%) Desktop Support
3 17 (9.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 16 (8.94%) 2nd Line Support
5 15 (8.38%) Unix Engineer
6 14 (7.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 13 (7.26%) 3rd Line Support
8 12 (6.70%) Linux Engineer
8 12 (6.70%) Wintel Engineer
9 10 (5.59%) Unix Linux Engineer
10 9 (5.03%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
10 9 (5.03%) Messaging Support
10 9 (5.03%) Server Support
11 8 (4.47%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 8 (4.47%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 8 (4.47%) Wintel Support
12 7 (3.91%) Analyst
12 7 (3.91%) Messaging Engineer
12 7 (3.91%) Server Engineer
13 6 (3.35%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.73%) .NET
2 13 (7.26%) J2EE
2 13 (7.26%) Servlets
3 8 (4.47%) Middleware
3 8 (4.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (21.79%) Computer Science
2 21 (11.73%) Data Centre
3 16 (8.94%) Fat Client
3 16 (8.94%) Thin Client
4 15 (8.38%) Management Information System
5 9 (5.03%) Clustering
6 5 (2.79%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (2.23%) PKI
7 4 (2.23%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.68%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.68%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.68%) Replication
9 2 (1.12%) CMDB
10 1 (0.56%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.56%) AS400
10 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.56%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 149 (83.24%) Windows
2 84 (46.93%) Windows Server
3 56 (31.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 55 (30.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (21.23%) Windows 7
6 36 (20.11%) Linux
7 22 (12.29%) Unix
8 19 (10.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (8.94%) Windows XP
10 15 (8.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (5.59%) AIX
11 10 (5.59%) Solaris
12 5 (2.79%) Android
12 5 (2.79%) Apple iOS
13 3 (1.68%) Windows 8
14 2 (1.12%) Windows 10
14 2 (1.12%) Windows 2000
14 2 (1.12%) Windows Phone
14 2 (1.12%) Windows Phone 8
15 1 (0.56%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (33.52%) ITIL
2 50 (27.93%) Software Delivery
3 26 (14.53%) Unit Testing
4 25 (13.97%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 18 (10.06%) Incident Management
6 16 (8.94%) Server Building
7 15 (8.38%) Change Control
7 15 (8.38%) Configuration Management
7 15 (8.38%) DevOps
8 14 (7.82%) Migration
9 13 (7.26%) Content Management
9 13 (7.26%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (6.70%) Escalation Management
10 12 (6.70%) Validation
11 11 (6.15%) Automated Testing
11 11 (6.15%) Mentoring
11 11 (6.15%) Project Management
12 10 (5.59%) Problem Management
12 10 (5.59%) Software Distribution
13 9 (5.03%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 57 (31.84%) SQL
2 42 (23.46%) PowerShell
3 20 (11.17%) Korn
3 20 (11.17%) Perl
4 14 (7.82%) VBScript
5 13 (7.26%) Java
6 12 (6.70%) Bash Shell
6 12 (6.70%) C-shell
6 12 (6.70%) Shell Script
7 10 (5.59%) T-SQL
7 10 (5.59%) VB
8 9 (5.03%) JavaScript
9 8 (4.47%) C#
9 8 (4.47%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.56%) C++
10 1 (0.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 106 (59.22%) Security Cleared
2 90 (50.28%) SC Cleared
3 48 (26.82%) BPSS Clearance
4 39 (21.79%) Degree
5 34 (18.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (9.50%) MCSE
7 8 (4.47%) MCSD
8 5 (2.79%) MCP
9 4 (2.23%) DV Cleared
9 4 (2.23%) MCITP
9 4 (2.23%) MCSA
9 4 (2.23%) MCTS
9 4 (2.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.56%) CCNA
10 1 (0.56%) CCNP
10 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.56%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.56%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (24.58%) Disclosure Scotland
2 9 (5.03%) SLA
System Software
1 145 (81.01%) Active Directory
2 65 (36.31%) XenApp
3 53 (29.61%) Microsoft App-V
4 40 (22.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 33 (18.44%) XenServer
6 31 (17.32%) XenDesktop
7 26 (14.53%) Hyper-V
8 15 (8.38%) vSphere
9 13 (7.26%) Xen
10 12 (6.70%) Samba
10 12 (6.70%) Terminal Services
11 7 (3.91%) NFS
12 6 (3.35%) Oracle RAC
13 5 (2.79%) DFS Replication
14 2 (1.12%) Brightmail
14 2 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 52 (29.05%) SCCM
2 36 (20.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 11 (6.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 8 (4.47%) OpenView
4 8 (4.47%) Perfmon
4 8 (4.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 6 (3.35%) HP SIM
6 2 (1.12%) AirWatch
6 2 (1.12%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.12%) SAP Afaria
6 2 (1.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (1.12%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.56%) Puppet
7 1 (0.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 106 (59.22%) Microsoft
2 86 (48.04%) VMware
3 84 (46.93%) Citrix
4 52 (29.05%) AppSense
5 33 (18.44%) HP
6 26 (14.53%) Oracle
7 18 (10.06%) Red Hat
8 17 (9.50%) ThinPrint
9 12 (6.70%) SAP
10 11 (6.15%) Symantec
11 10 (5.59%) Axway
11 10 (5.59%) Genesys
11 10 (5.59%) Informatica
11 10 (5.59%) Intel Security
12 7 (3.91%) Lotus
12 7 (3.91%) Lumension
13 6 (3.35%) Siebel
13 6 (3.35%) Sun
14 3 (1.68%) Altiris
14 3 (1.68%) Trend Micro
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