The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 20 25 20
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing DNS 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 1.34% 0.58% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% 5.56% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£388 - £125
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £314 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.35% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.09 £16.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+19.95% -16.25%
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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 Staines region.

Communications & Networking Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
30 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 20.13% 10.40% 9.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 5
Average daily rate £400 £395 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -12.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £190 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DNS across the Staines region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Staines

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) DHCP
3 8 (72.73%) VPN
3 8 (72.73%) PaaS
3 8 (72.73%) Capacity Management
3 8 (72.73%) Software Deployment
3 8 (72.73%) IaaS
4 7 (63.64%) Puppet
4 7 (63.64%) Hyper-V
4 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (54.55%) Configuration Management
5 6 (54.55%) Ruby
5 6 (54.55%) Python
5 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (54.55%) Auto-Scaling
5 6 (54.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 6 (54.55%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
6 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
6 5 (45.45%) UNIX
6 5 (45.45%) Windows
6 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (36.36%) Billing
7 4 (36.36%) VLAN
7 4 (36.36%) Maven
7 4 (36.36%) MPLS
7 4 (36.36%) Ant
7 4 (36.36%) LAN

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 4 (36.36%) OpenStack
2 3 (27.27%) Apache
2 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (72.73%) PaaS
1 8 (72.73%) IaaS
2 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (54.55%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (54.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) DHCP
3 8 (72.73%) VPN
4 4 (36.36%) LAN
4 4 (36.36%) WAN
4 4 (36.36%) MPLS
4 4 (36.36%) VLAN
4 4 (36.36%) Network Security
5 3 (27.27%) LDAP
5 3 (27.27%) SSH
5 3 (27.27%) Internet
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Maven
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
1 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
1 4 (36.36%) Ant
2 3 (27.27%) Subversion
General
1 4 (36.36%) Billing
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Architect
1 7 (63.64%) Infrastructure Architect
1 7 (63.64%) Cloud Architect
1 7 (63.64%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Head of Security
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Security Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Head of Operations
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) boto
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 4 (36.36%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
4 2 (18.18%) Replication
4 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 2 (18.18%) CMDB
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) UNIX
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) VMS
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Capacity Management
1 8 (72.73%) Software Deployment
2 6 (54.55%) Configuration Management
2 6 (54.55%) Auto-Scaling
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) Information Security
5 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
5 2 (18.18%) Security Management
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 2 (18.18%) Security Patching
6 1 (9.09%) Migration
6 1 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
6 1 (9.09%) Use Case
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) DevOps
6 1 (9.09%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Python
1 6 (54.55%) Ruby
2 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) Bourne shell
4 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) CISM
2 2 (18.18%) CCSA
2 2 (18.18%) CCSP
2 2 (18.18%) CISSP
3 1 (9.09%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) MCSA
3 1 (9.09%) MCITP
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Hyper-V
2 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) XenServer
3 2 (18.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Puppet
2 6 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (18.18%) Ansible
3 2 (18.18%) Nessus
3 2 (18.18%) SCOM
4 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
4 1 (9.09%) SCCM
4 1 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) Qualys
2 2 (18.18%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) CommVault
3 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
3 1 (9.09%) McAfee