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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 64 74 73
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Contract jobs citing DNS 17 21 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.49% 1.48% 1.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.26% 10.61% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 12
Median daily rate £425 £330 £286
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% +15.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £175 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £16.75 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -47.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £21.53 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.59% +19.58%
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
234 198 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 20.47% 13.94% 19.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 116 143
Median daily rate £400 £350 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 11
Median hourly rate £41.00 £18.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.77% -64.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +3 2 £425 +57.40% 1
Camberley -6 2 £425 +30.76% 1
Cobham - 2 £463 -
Woking - 2 £500 - 2
Staines -3 1 £625 +28.20%
Banstead - 1 £180 -
Egham - 1 £400 -
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 29 (72.50%) Windows
2 24 (60.00%) DHCP
3 21 (52.50%) Microsoft
4 19 (47.50%) Active Directory
5 18 (45.00%) LAN
6 17 (42.50%) WAN
7 15 (37.50%) Firewall
8 14 (35.00%) Citrix
8 14 (35.00%) XenApp
9 12 (30.00%) PowerShell
10 11 (27.50%) VPN
10 11 (27.50%) Python
10 11 (27.50%) VMware
11 10 (25.00%) Linux
11 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 10 (25.00%) Data Centre
12 9 (22.50%) Windows Server
12 9 (22.50%) Puppet
12 9 (22.50%) Office 365
12 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
12 9 (22.50%) Cisco
12 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (22.50%) Perl
13 8 (20.00%) MPLS
14 7 (17.50%) MS Office
14 7 (17.50%) MCSE
14 7 (17.50%) MCP
14 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2007
14 7 (17.50%) SCCM
14 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared

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 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (10.00%) Apache
3 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.00%) IIS
4 2 (5.00%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Office
2 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) Office 365
2 6 (15.00%) IaaS
2 6 (15.00%) PaaS
3 5 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (60.00%) DHCP
2 18 (45.00%) LAN
3 17 (42.50%) WAN
4 15 (37.50%) Firewall
5 11 (27.50%) VPN
6 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 8 (20.00%) MPLS
8 6 (15.00%) SMTP
9 5 (12.50%) LDAP
9 5 (12.50%) Network Security
9 5 (12.50%) SSL
9 5 (12.50%) VLAN
10 4 (10.00%) Ethernet
10 4 (10.00%) FTP
10 4 (10.00%) IPsec
11 3 (7.50%) DDNS
11 3 (7.50%) DSL
11 3 (7.50%) Internet
11 3 (7.50%) TACACS
11 3 (7.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.00%) MySQL
2 2 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Metasploit
2 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) Subversion
3 2 (5.00%) Ant
3 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.00%) JIRA
3 2 (5.00%) Maven
4 1 (2.50%) Gitweb
General
1 2 (5.00%) Billing
1 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Analyst
1 8 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Architect
3 5 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 4 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
4 4 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 4 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) boto
1 2 (5.00%) LAMP
1 2 (5.00%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (2.50%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.50%) RESTful
2 1 (2.50%) SOAP
2 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.50%) Replication
3 4 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.00%) Client/Server
5 2 (5.00%) Clustering
5 2 (5.00%) EMC VNX
5 2 (5.00%) NHS
6 1 (2.50%) HACMP
6 1 (2.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 29 (72.50%) Windows
2 10 (25.00%) Linux
3 9 (22.50%) Windows Server
4 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
5 6 (15.00%) CentOS
6 5 (12.50%) Unix
7 4 (10.00%) Ubuntu
7 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (7.50%) Solaris
9 2 (5.00%) VMS
10 1 (2.50%) AIX
10 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.00%) ITIL
2 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 5 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 4 (10.00%) Migration
3 4 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (10.00%) Software Deployment
4 3 (7.50%) DevOps
4 3 (7.50%) High Availability
4 3 (7.50%) Information Management
4 3 (7.50%) Open Source
4 3 (7.50%) Use Case
5 2 (5.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (5.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (5.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (5.00%) Network Design
5 2 (5.00%) Operations Management
5 2 (5.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (5.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 11 (27.50%) Python
3 9 (22.50%) Perl
4 5 (12.50%) C
5 4 (10.00%) C++
5 4 (10.00%) PHP
6 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.00%) Java
7 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.00%) Ruby
7 2 (5.00%) SQL
7 2 (5.00%) VBScript
8 1 (2.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (17.50%) MCDST
2 7 (17.50%) MCP
2 7 (17.50%) MCSE
2 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.00%) AWS Certification
4 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.50%) Degree
4 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.00%) CCNA
5 2 (5.00%) CEH
5 2 (5.00%) RHCA
5 2 (5.00%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (47.50%) Active Directory
2 14 (35.00%) XenApp
3 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (10.00%) vSphere
6 3 (7.50%) DFS Replication
7 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (5.00%) Sendmail
8 1 (2.50%) NFS
8 1 (2.50%) Oracle Clusterware
8 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) Puppet
2 7 (17.50%) SCCM
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (7.50%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (5.00%) Ansible
4 2 (5.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (5.00%) HP SIM
4 2 (5.00%) MAILsweeper
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (5.00%) MIMEsweeper
4 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.00%) SCOM
4 2 (5.00%) SCVMM
4 2 (5.00%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (2.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 21 (52.50%) Microsoft
2 14 (35.00%) Citrix
3 11 (27.50%) VMware
4 9 (22.50%) Cisco
5 6 (15.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (7.50%) Oracle
6 3 (7.50%) SolarWinds
7 2 (5.00%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (5.00%) Blue Coat
7 2 (5.00%) Dell
7 2 (5.00%) Forcepoint
7 2 (5.00%) HP
7 2 (5.00%) Intel Security
7 2 (5.00%) Juniper
7 2 (5.00%) NetApp
8 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.50%) EMC
8 1 (2.50%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.50%) Veritas
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