The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 23 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DNS 22 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 6.88% - 8.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.57% - 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 0 1
Median daily rate £340 - £245
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+47.22% -20.00%
DNS
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
77 20 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 24.06% 7.81% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 7 22
Median daily rate £375 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £375 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Median hourly rate - £13.13 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

DNS
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

DNS Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

DNS
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Telford - 22 £340 -
DNS
West Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 19 (55.88%) HTTP
2 15 (44.12%) Security Cleared
3 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (35.29%) Network Security
3 12 (35.29%) Firewall
3 12 (35.29%) VMware
3 12 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 12 (35.29%) Intel Security
4 11 (32.35%) Configuration Management
4 11 (32.35%) Red Hat
4 11 (32.35%) Linux
4 11 (32.35%) LAN
4 11 (32.35%) Scrum
4 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (32.35%) JSON
4 11 (32.35%) SC Cleared
4 11 (32.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (32.35%) PaaS
4 11 (32.35%) Puppet
4 11 (32.35%) NoSQL
4 11 (32.35%) REST
4 11 (32.35%) OpenStack
4 11 (32.35%) IaaS
4 11 (32.35%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (32.35%) DevOps
4 11 (32.35%) Continuous Delivery
4 11 (32.35%) Private Cloud
4 11 (32.35%) Docker
5 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 11 (32.35%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (32.35%) IaaS
1 11 (32.35%) PaaS
2 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (55.88%) HTTP
2 12 (35.29%) Firewall
2 12 (35.29%) Network Security
3 11 (32.35%) LAN
4 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
4 8 (23.53%) WAN
5 7 (20.59%) Kerberos
6 6 (17.65%) LDAP
6 6 (17.65%) X.500
7 5 (14.71%) DHCP
8 3 (8.82%) SNMP
8 3 (8.82%) TACACS
8 3 (8.82%) VLAN
8 3 (8.82%) VoIP
8 3 (8.82%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (8.82%) Wireless
8 3 (8.82%) WPA2
9 2 (5.88%) Converged Networks
10 1 (2.94%) Internet
10 1 (2.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.94%) Big Data
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Analyst
1 8 (23.53%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 8 (23.53%) Security Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Active Directory Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Automation Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Platform Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Active Directory Consultant
4 4 (11.76%) Consultant
4 4 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Network Architect
5 3 (8.82%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Wireless Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Automation Architect
6 1 (2.94%) DevOps Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Platform Architect
6 1 (2.94%) PowerShell Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Server Support
6 1 (2.94%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) JSON
1 11 (32.35%) REST
2 3 (8.82%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Private Cloud
2 7 (20.59%) Replication
3 6 (17.65%) PKI
4 1 (2.94%) Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Linux
1 11 (32.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (8.82%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (32.35%) Configuration Management
1 11 (32.35%) Continuous Delivery
1 11 (32.35%) DevOps
1 11 (32.35%) Scrum
2 8 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (23.53%) SIEM
3 7 (20.59%) Migration
4 3 (8.82%) Network Management
4 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.94%) Business Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Change Control
5 1 (2.94%) CRM
5 1 (2.94%) ERP
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.94%) Online Security
5 1 (2.94%) Project Management
5 1 (2.94%) Server Building
5 1 (2.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) Security Cleared
2 11 (32.35%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.88%) MCP
4 2 (5.88%) MCTS
5 1 (2.94%) Degree
5 1 (2.94%) MCSE
System Software
1 12 (35.29%) Active Directory
1 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (32.35%) Docker
3 1 (2.94%) DFS Replication
3 1 (2.94%) Terminal Server
3 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (32.35%) Puppet
2 3 (8.82%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Intel Security
1 12 (35.29%) VMware
2 11 (32.35%) Red Hat
3 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.82%) Cisco
4 3 (8.82%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.94%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.94%) Citrix