The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 62 70 56
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Contract jobs citing DNS 19 31 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.81% 2.28% 2.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.37% 13.25% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 23
Median daily rate £419 £335 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.92% -7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £209 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £443 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -39.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+47.22% -20.00%
DNS
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
227 234 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 21.60% 17.21% 19.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 133 159
Median daily rate £380 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £265 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 10 21
Median hourly rate £41.00 £20.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.00% +8.10%
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 Surrey

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

DNS
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

DNS Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

DNS
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 7 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
Guildford 0 8 £400 -
Camberley +5 1 £500 +53.84% 1
Staines -3 1 - - 2
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 7 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 Surrey region with a requirement for DNS.

1 21 (61.76%) Windows
2 19 (55.88%) VPN
3 17 (50.00%) Linux
4 15 (44.12%) Python
4 15 (44.12%) Perl
4 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
4 15 (44.12%) VMware
5 14 (41.18%) Firewall
5 14 (41.18%) PowerShell
5 14 (41.18%) Puppet
6 13 (38.24%) DHCP
7 11 (32.35%) SMTP
7 11 (32.35%) Red Hat
7 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
7 11 (32.35%) CentOS
7 11 (32.35%) Windows Server
8 9 (26.47%) Ubuntu
8 9 (26.47%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
8 9 (26.47%) FTP
8 9 (26.47%) Unix
9 8 (23.53%) Cisco
9 8 (23.53%) LAN
9 8 (23.53%) AWS Certification
9 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
10 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (20.59%) C
10 7 (20.59%) Oracle
11 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
11 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 5 (14.71%) Apache
2 4 (11.76%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.88%) IIS
4 2 (5.88%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.94%) Confluence
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS Office
3 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (14.71%) IaaS
1 5 (14.71%) PaaS
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (5.88%) Office 365
3 2 (5.88%) SaaS
4 1 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (55.88%) VPN
2 14 (41.18%) Firewall
3 13 (38.24%) DHCP
4 11 (32.35%) SMTP
5 9 (26.47%) FTP
6 8 (23.53%) LAN
7 6 (17.65%) WAN
8 5 (14.71%) LDAP
8 5 (14.71%) SSL
9 4 (11.76%) MPLS
9 4 (11.76%) SNMP
10 3 (8.82%) Internet
10 3 (8.82%) Network Security
10 3 (8.82%) VLAN
11 2 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (5.88%) LTE
11 2 (5.88%) PABX
11 2 (5.88%) Radio Access Network
11 2 (5.88%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (8.82%) MySQL
3 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Metasploit
2 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 4 (11.76%) JIRA
3 3 (8.82%) Subversion
4 2 (5.88%) Ant
4 2 (5.88%) Maven
5 1 (2.94%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.94%) Gitweb
5 1 (2.94%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (2.94%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (5.88%) Billing
1 2 (5.88%) Local Government
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 11 (32.35%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Support Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Server Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Cloud Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Network Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) AWS Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Developer
6 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 2 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
1 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 2 (5.88%) boto
1 2 (5.88%) LAMP
1 2 (5.88%) LAPP Stack
1 2 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (2.94%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.94%) ELK Stack
2 1 (2.94%) Middleware
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (2.94%) Software Packaging
2 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
1 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.82%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (5.88%) Clustering
3 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.94%) DataPower
4 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.94%) PKI
4 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (61.76%) Windows
2 17 (50.00%) Linux
3 11 (32.35%) CentOS
3 11 (32.35%) Windows Server
4 9 (26.47%) Ubuntu
4 9 (26.47%) Unix
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.88%) Solaris
7 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.94%) AIX
8 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.94%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (2.94%) SUSE
8 1 (2.94%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (2.94%) VMS
8 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
1 6 (17.65%) Ethical Hacking
1 6 (17.65%) ITIL
1 6 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (11.76%) Load Balancing
2 4 (11.76%) Migration
3 3 (8.82%) DevOps
3 3 (8.82%) Open Source
3 3 (8.82%) Software Deployment
3 3 (8.82%) Use Case
4 2 (5.88%) Auto-Scaling
4 2 (5.88%) Capacity Management
4 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (5.88%) High Availability
4 2 (5.88%) ITIL V3
4 2 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (5.88%) TOGAF
4 2 (5.88%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) Perl
1 15 (44.12%) Python
2 14 (41.18%) PowerShell
3 7 (20.59%) C
4 6 (17.65%) C++
5 4 (11.76%) PHP
6 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
6 3 (8.82%) C#
6 3 (8.82%) Java
6 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
6 3 (8.82%) SQL
7 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
2 8 (23.53%) AWS Certification
2 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 6 (17.65%) CEH
3 6 (17.65%) RHCT
4 2 (5.88%) CCNA
4 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.88%) Degree
4 2 (5.88%) MCP
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.88%) RHCA
5 1 (2.94%) GCIH
5 1 (2.94%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
1 9 (26.47%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.88%) Sendmail
3 2 (5.88%) vSphere
3 2 (5.88%) XenApp
4 1 (2.94%) Docker
4 1 (2.94%) vCloud
4 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (41.18%) Puppet
2 3 (8.82%) Ansible
3 2 (5.88%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (5.88%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (5.88%) SCVMM
3 2 (5.88%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.94%) Consul
4 1 (2.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (2.94%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.94%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.94%) Packer
4 1 (2.94%) Rsyslog
4 1 (2.94%) SCOM
4 1 (2.94%) Terraform
4 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.94%) yum
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
1 15 (44.12%) VMware
2 11 (32.35%) Red Hat
3 8 (23.53%) Cisco
4 7 (20.59%) Oracle
5 6 (17.65%) Citrix
6 3 (8.82%) Juniper
7 2 (5.88%) Atlassian
7 2 (5.88%) Blue Coat
7 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.88%) Ericsson
7 2 (5.88%) Forcepoint
7 2 (5.88%) Greenplum
7 2 (5.88%) Huawei
7 2 (5.88%) Intel Security
7 2 (5.88%) NetApp
7 2 (5.88%) Nokia Networks
7 2 (5.88%) Nortel
7 2 (5.88%) Samsung
8 1 (2.94%) AlienVault
Surrey
Networkers
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