The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford 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 24 42 25
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -17
Contract jobs citing DNS 14 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 5.19% 1.86% 2.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.00% 10.94% 26.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 4
Median daily rate £275 £288 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £191 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £307 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £13.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +56.25%
DNS
Oxfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
35 64 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 12.96% 16.98% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 46 12
Median daily rate £305 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.49 £12.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.80 £18.80 £40.50
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 Oxford

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

DNS
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

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

DNS Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

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 Oxford region with a requirement for DNS.

1 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 15 (71.43%) Windows
3 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 13 (61.90%) VMware
5 11 (52.38%) Windows 7
5 11 (52.38%) NetApp
5 11 (52.38%) DHCP
5 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (38.10%) ITIL
8 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
8 7 (33.33%) NetBackup
8 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
9 6 (28.57%) Problem Management
9 6 (28.57%) Incident Management
9 6 (28.57%) VMware ESX
9 6 (28.57%) Change Management
9 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (28.57%) Project Management
9 6 (28.57%) Cisco
10 5 (23.81%) VPN
10 5 (23.81%) SLA
10 5 (23.81%) PBX
10 5 (23.81%) Citrix
10 5 (23.81%) MCSE
10 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
10 5 (23.81%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (23.81%) Office 365

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 5 (23.81%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) DHCP
2 5 (23.81%) PBX
2 5 (23.81%) VPN
3 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 4 (19.05%) WAN
4 3 (14.29%) ADSL
4 3 (14.29%) CTI
4 3 (14.29%) Firewall
4 3 (14.29%) FTP
4 3 (14.29%) ISDN
4 3 (14.29%) MPLS
4 3 (14.29%) MRTG
4 3 (14.29%) VLAN
4 3 (14.29%) VSAT
5 2 (9.52%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (4.76%) LAN
6 1 (4.76%) Network Security
6 1 (4.76%) SAN
6 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 3 (14.29%) Billing
1 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.76%) Local Government
2 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (19.05%) Administrator
3 4 (19.05%) Support Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Support
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) X-Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 2 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.76%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Windows 7
2 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
5 3 (14.29%) Linux
6 2 (9.52%) Android
6 2 (9.52%) Mac OS X
6 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Change Management
2 6 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 6 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 6 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (19.05%) Patch Management
4 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Time Management
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (4.76%) Matrix Management
6 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.76%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (23.81%) MCSE
3 4 (19.05%) MCITP
3 4 (19.05%) MCTS
4 3 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (4.76%) DBS Check
5 1 (4.76%) MCP
5 1 (4.76%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
2 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 6 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 2 (9.52%) Samba
5 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (9.52%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.76%) AirWatch
3 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.76%) Puppet
3 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (61.90%) VMware
3 11 (52.38%) NetApp
4 6 (28.57%) Cisco
5 5 (23.81%) Citrix
6 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
6 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds
7 2 (9.52%) Apple
7 2 (9.52%) Intel Security
7 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.76%) EMC
8 1 (4.76%) HP
8 1 (4.76%) Juniper
8 1 (4.76%) Sophos
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