The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 31 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing DNS 6 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.54% 1.48% 1.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 9.62% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 5
Median daily rate £313 £275 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -29.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £271 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £300 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £339 £313
% change year-on-year
-4.05% +8.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £18.00 £16.63
% change year-on-year
+58.33% +8.27%
DNS
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
54 52 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 22.88% 15.43% 17.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 37 43
Median daily rate £375 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £26.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -40.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.67% +7.50%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

DNS
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

DNS Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Southampton region with a requirement for DNS.

1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
1 9 (56.25%) Firewall
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (43.75%) DHCP
3 7 (43.75%) SSL
4 6 (37.50%) WAN
4 6 (37.50%) Linux
4 6 (37.50%) VMware
5 5 (31.25%) Reverse Proxy
5 5 (31.25%) Clustering
5 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
5 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
5 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (31.25%) NetScaler
5 5 (31.25%) FTP
5 5 (31.25%) LAN
6 4 (25.00%) VoIP
6 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco
6 4 (25.00%) HP
6 4 (25.00%) Publishing
6 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 4 (25.00%) UAG
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 3 (18.75%) IIS
1 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) Firewall
2 7 (43.75%) DHCP
2 7 (43.75%) SSL
3 6 (37.50%) WAN
4 5 (31.25%) FTP
4 5 (31.25%) LAN
4 5 (31.25%) NetScaler
4 5 (31.25%) Reverse Proxy
5 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (25.00%) VoIP
6 3 (18.75%) Internet
6 3 (18.75%) Network Security
6 3 (18.75%) Unified Communications
7 2 (12.50%) BGP
7 2 (12.50%) IPsec
7 2 (12.50%) MPLS
7 2 (12.50%) SAN
7 2 (12.50%) VPN
8 1 (6.25%) HTTP
8 1 (6.25%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (25.00%) Publishing
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Web Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Web Applications Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Architect
5 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) 802.1X
2 1 (6.25%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) Replication
3 1 (6.25%) CLARiiON
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (6.25%) iSeries
3 1 (6.25%) Statistics
3 1 (6.25%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL V3
2 3 (18.75%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (12.50%) Budget Control
3 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITSM
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Network Design
4 1 (6.25%) Operations Management
4 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
4 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Lisp
3 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) CCNA
2 2 (12.50%) CCNP
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) MCSE
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) CCSA
3 1 (6.25%) CCSE
3 1 (6.25%) RHCE
3 1 (6.25%) RHCSA
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (25.00%) UAG
4 1 (6.25%) ISA Server
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
4 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco
3 4 (25.00%) HP
4 3 (18.75%) Juniper
5 2 (12.50%) Citrix
5 2 (12.50%) IBM
6 1 (6.25%) AppSense
6 1 (6.25%) Blue Coat
6 1 (6.25%) Dell
6 1 (6.25%) EMC
6 1 (6.25%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (6.25%) Forcepoint
6 1 (6.25%) IronPort
6 1 (6.25%) NetApp
6 1 (6.25%) Nokia
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
6 1 (6.25%) Symantec
6 1 (6.25%) Veritas
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