The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank - 21 -
Contract jobs citing DNS 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire - 1.53% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+19.58% -10.00%
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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
21 44 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 12.88% 33.59% 42.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 21 15
Average daily rate £305 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £188 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £12.35 £20.00 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.25% +45.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +1.24%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DNS across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DNS.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) Panasonic
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Spiceworks
3 1 (33.33%) Meraki
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DNS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) Panasonic
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) Spiceworks
3 1 (33.33%) Meraki
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft