The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 25 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 30 24 17
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Contract jobs citing DNS 21 3 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 8.24% 2.78% 11.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.71% 10.34% 33.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 17
Median daily rate £336 £450 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% +34.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £426 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £470 £352
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £21.53 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.59% +19.58%
DNS
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
85 29 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 33.33% 26.85% 34.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 16 47
Median daily rate £330 £315 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £296 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

DNS
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

DNS Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

DNS
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine -7 20 £338 -24.88% 1
DNS
Scotland

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 79 (79.80%) Active Directory
2 58 (58.59%) Security Cleared
3 57 (57.58%) Windows
4 52 (52.53%) Windows Server
5 50 (50.51%) Microsoft
6 49 (49.49%) PowerShell
6 49 (49.49%) SC Cleared
7 48 (48.48%) DHCP
7 48 (48.48%) SQL
8 43 (43.43%) ITIL
9 40 (40.40%) SAN
10 39 (39.39%) SQL Server
11 37 (37.37%) Microsoft Certification
11 37 (37.37%) HP
12 32 (32.32%) Windows Server 2008
12 32 (32.32%) Windows Server 2012
13 27 (27.27%) Kerberos
14 26 (26.26%) PKI
15 25 (25.25%) VMware
15 25 (25.25%) MS Excel
16 24 (24.24%) Replication
16 24 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
17 23 (23.23%) Citrix
18 22 (22.22%) LDAP
19 20 (20.20%) Linux
19 20 (20.20%) Migration
20 18 (18.18%) Firewall
20 18 (18.18%) TCP/IP
21 17 (17.17%) Terminal Services
21 17 (17.17%) SharePoint

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 17 (17.17%) SharePoint
2 16 (16.16%) Apache
3 15 (15.15%) MS Exchange
4 11 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (11.11%) OpenStack
5 7 (7.07%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (7.07%) IIS
6 5 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (4.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (3.03%) lighttpd
8 3 (3.03%) nginx
9 1 (1.01%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 25 (25.25%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.06%) MS Office
3 3 (3.03%) MS Project
4 1 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.14%) Office 365
2 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.01%) HP Helion
3 1 (1.01%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 48 (48.48%) DHCP
2 40 (40.40%) SAN
3 27 (27.27%) Kerberos
4 22 (22.22%) LDAP
5 18 (18.18%) Firewall
5 18 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 16 (16.16%) X.500
7 13 (13.13%) WAN
8 12 (12.12%) iSCSI
9 9 (9.09%) SMTP
9 9 (9.09%) SSL
10 8 (8.08%) Internet
11 6 (6.06%) Intranet
12 4 (4.04%) FTP
12 4 (4.04%) HTTP
12 4 (4.04%) NetScaler
12 4 (4.04%) SNMP
12 4 (4.04%) SSH
13 3 (3.03%) IPv4
13 3 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (39.39%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (10.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (5.05%) MySQL
5 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.01%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 6 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (6.06%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.02%) ClearCase
2 2 (2.02%) StarTeam
3 1 (1.01%) MSI
General
1 2 (2.02%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (26.26%) Active Directory Engineer
2 14 (14.14%) Wintel Engineer
3 10 (10.10%) Unix Engineer
4 7 (7.07%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 7 (7.07%) Wintel Specialist
5 6 (6.06%) Consultant
5 6 (6.06%) SharePoint Engineer
6 5 (5.05%) Administrator
6 5 (5.05%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (5.05%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (4.04%) Build Engineer
7 4 (4.04%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 3 (3.03%) Developer
8 3 (3.03%) Unix Linux Engineer
9 2 (2.02%) Citrix Engineer
9 2 (2.02%) Collaboration Engineer
9 2 (2.02%) Hyper-V Engineer
9 2 (2.02%) Services Delivery Consultant
9 2 (2.02%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.02%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.10%) XML
2 6 (6.06%) .NET
3 5 (5.05%) LAMP
4 4 (4.04%) CSS
4 4 (4.04%) HTML
4 4 (4.04%) Regular Expression
5 3 (3.03%) Django
5 3 (3.03%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (3.03%) Laravel
5 3 (3.03%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (26.26%) PKI
2 24 (24.24%) Replication
3 10 (10.10%) Data Centre
4 8 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (7.07%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (6.06%) Clustering
6 6 (6.06%) Management Information System
7 4 (4.04%) Blackberry
7 4 (4.04%) Computer Science
7 4 (4.04%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.01%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.01%) Smartcard
8 1 (1.01%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.01%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 57 (57.58%) Windows
2 52 (52.53%) Windows Server
3 32 (32.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (32.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (20.20%) Linux
5 16 (16.16%) Unix
6 7 (7.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (4.04%) Debian
7 4 (4.04%) SUSE
8 2 (2.02%) Solaris
9 1 (1.01%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (43.43%) ITIL
2 20 (20.20%) Migration
3 16 (16.16%) Unit Testing
4 10 (10.10%) High Availability
5 8 (8.08%) Mentoring
5 8 (8.08%) Server Building
6 6 (6.06%) Conflict Management
6 6 (6.06%) Content Management
6 6 (6.06%) Load Balancing
6 6 (6.06%) Risk Management
7 5 (5.05%) Change Control
7 5 (5.05%) Validation
8 4 (4.04%) Project Management
9 3 (3.03%) Network Design
9 3 (3.03%) Network Load Balancing
10 2 (2.02%) Business Analysis
10 2 (2.02%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.02%) Service Delivery
10 2 (2.02%) Software Engineering
11 1 (1.01%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (49.49%) PowerShell
2 48 (48.48%) SQL
3 16 (16.16%) Bash Shell
3 16 (16.16%) Perl
4 15 (15.15%) VBScript
5 12 (12.12%) C-shell
5 12 (12.12%) Korn
6 10 (10.10%) JavaScript
6 10 (10.10%) Shell Script
7 6 (6.06%) C#
8 4 (4.04%) PHP
8 4 (4.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 58 (58.59%) Security Cleared
2 49 (49.49%) SC Cleared
3 37 (37.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (16.16%) MCP
4 16 (16.16%) MCTS
5 11 (11.11%) MCSE
6 9 (9.09%) MCSA
6 9 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (8.08%) DV Cleared
8 7 (7.07%) Degree
9 6 (6.06%) MCITP
9 6 (6.06%) MCSD
10 5 (5.05%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.05%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 79 (79.80%) Active Directory
2 24 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (17.17%) Terminal Services
3 17 (17.17%) XenApp
4 14 (14.14%) Hyper-V
5 12 (12.12%) Samba
6 9 (9.09%) DFS Replication
6 9 (9.09%) vSphere
7 5 (5.05%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (5.05%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.01%) UAG
8 1 (1.01%) vCloud
8 1 (1.01%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.01%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (9.09%) PowerCLI
2 7 (7.07%) Microsoft Clustering
3 6 (6.06%) SCCM
3 6 (6.06%) SCOM
3 6 (6.06%) SCVMM
4 5 (5.05%) CA Spectrum
4 5 (5.05%) Failover Clustering
4 5 (5.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 5 (5.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 5 (5.05%) WSUS
5 4 (4.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (3.03%) Cacti
6 3 (3.03%) Munin
6 3 (3.03%) Nagios
7 2 (2.02%) OpenView
8 1 (1.01%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (1.01%) HP SIM
8 1 (1.01%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 50 (50.51%) Microsoft
2 37 (37.37%) HP
3 25 (25.25%) VMware
4 23 (23.23%) Citrix
5 11 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 6 (6.06%) CA
6 6 (6.06%) Symantec
7 5 (5.05%) arcserve
7 5 (5.05%) Lumension
8 4 (4.04%) 3PAR
8 4 (4.04%) Altiris
8 4 (4.04%) AppSense
8 4 (4.04%) Brocade
9 3 (3.03%) Oracle
10 1 (1.01%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.01%) IronPort
10 1 (1.01%) Lotus
10 1 (1.01%) Opsware
10 1 (1.01%) ThinPrint
10 1 (1.01%) Xerox
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £340.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago