The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank - 8 -
Contract jobs citing DNS 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage - 3.57% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £510 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +50.00%
DNS
Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 34.48% 10.71% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £525 £510 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £10.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage 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 6 (66.67%) LAN
1 6 (66.67%) DHCP
1 6 (66.67%) FTP
1 6 (66.67%) SLA
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
1 6 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (66.67%) Juniper
1 6 (66.67%) Forcepoint
1 6 (66.67%) Blue Coat
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (66.67%) Barracuda Networks
1 6 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (55.56%) Asset Management
2 5 (55.56%) Remedy
3 4 (44.44%) CCNA
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Migration
4 3 (33.33%) PKI
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
5 1 (11.11%) C

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
1 6 (66.67%) DHCP
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
1 6 (66.67%) FTP
1 6 (66.67%) LAN
1 6 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) NOC Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Network Operations Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Support
4 1 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Project Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) PKI
1 3 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (55.56%) Asset Management
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CCNA
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Barracuda Networks
1 6 (66.67%) Blue Coat
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
1 6 (66.67%) Forcepoint
1 6 (66.67%) Juniper
2 5 (55.56%) Remedy
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft