The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 51 72 62
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -10
Contract jobs citing DNS 42 17 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.79% 1.29% 2.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 9.55% 9.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 13 18
Average daily rate
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£350 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £324
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.37% -2.63%
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
294 178 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.50% 13.56% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 100 168
Average daily rate £338 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £457
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 31
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £175.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DNS across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Camberley +5 9 £425 +41.66%
Woking +12 4 £300 -14.28% 1
Guildford - 4 £310 - 1
Redhill - 2 £320 -
Farnham - 1 - - 1
Leatherhead - - - -
Reigate - - - - 1
Shepperton - - - -
Staines - - - - 2
Weybridge - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Dorking - - - - 1
Egham - - - -
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 41 (65.08%) VMware
2 40 (63.49%) Windows
3 37 (58.73%) Active Directory
4 32 (50.79%) DHCP
5 29 (46.03%) Microsoft
6 28 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
7 24 (38.10%) Cisco
7 24 (38.10%) WAN
7 24 (38.10%) Firewall
8 23 (36.51%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (33.33%) LAN
10 17 (26.98%) MS Excel
10 17 (26.98%) SQL
10 17 (26.98%) SAN
11 16 (25.40%) MS Office
11 16 (25.40%) ITIL
11 16 (25.40%) Citrix
12 15 (23.81%) TCP/IP
12 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (20.63%) UNIX
13 13 (20.63%) Perl
14 12 (19.05%) VPN
14 12 (19.05%) MS Exchange
15 11 (17.46%) C++
15 11 (17.46%) SLA
15 11 (17.46%) Kalman Filter
16 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2012
16 10 (15.87%) Linux
16 10 (15.87%) Cisco Certification
16 10 (15.87%) Hyper-V

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 12 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.52%) Lync
3 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.59%) Moodle
5 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.59%) CMS
5 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.59%) IIS
5 1 (1.59%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (26.98%) MS Excel
2 16 (25.40%) MS Office
3 5 (7.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (50.79%) DHCP
2 24 (38.10%) WAN
2 24 (38.10%) Firewall
3 21 (33.33%) LAN
4 17 (26.98%) SAN
5 15 (23.81%) TCP/IP
6 12 (19.05%) VPN
7 8 (12.70%) LDAP
7 8 (12.70%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (9.52%) 2G
8 6 (9.52%) SMTP
8 6 (9.52%) SSL
8 6 (9.52%) Internet
8 6 (9.52%) 3G
8 6 (9.52%) Radio Access Network
9 5 (7.94%) SNMP
9 5 (7.94%) Telnet
9 5 (7.94%) LTE
10 4 (6.35%) NAS
10 4 (6.35%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.11%) MySQL
3 5 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (7.94%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (3.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 6 (9.52%) Telecoms
1 6 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Automotive
2 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.17%) Banking
2 2 (3.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (15.87%) Analyst
2 7 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 7 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (9.52%) Architect
4 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (7.94%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (7.94%) Developer
5 4 (6.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Network Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Database Developer
6 3 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Security Architect
7 2 (3.17%) UNIX Specialist
7 2 (3.17%) Server Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) UNIX Support
7 2 (3.17%) Wintel Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) Wintel Server Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) XML
2 3 (4.76%) Application Packaging
3 2 (3.17%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.59%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.59%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.59%) HTML
4 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Clustering
2 3 (4.76%) Replication
3 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.17%) PKI
3 2 (3.17%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.17%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.17%) HACMP
3 2 (3.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (63.49%) Windows
2 23 (36.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (20.63%) UNIX
5 10 (15.87%) Linux
5 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (12.70%) Solaris
7 7 (11.11%) Windows 7
8 6 (9.52%) Windows 8
9 4 (6.35%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (3.17%) Windows XP
10 2 (3.17%) AIX
10 2 (3.17%) SUSE
10 2 (3.17%) Android
11 1 (1.59%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.40%) ITIL
2 11 (17.46%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (9.52%) ITSM
4 5 (7.94%) ETL
4 5 (7.94%) Project Management
4 5 (7.94%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (6.35%) Configuration Management
5 4 (6.35%) Validation
5 4 (6.35%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (6.35%) Load Balancing
5 4 (6.35%) ITIL V2
6 3 (4.76%) Network Architecture
6 3 (4.76%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.76%) Service Management
6 3 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.17%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.17%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.98%) SQL
2 13 (20.63%) Perl
3 11 (17.46%) C++
4 7 (11.11%) C
4 7 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 6 (9.52%) Python
6 5 (7.94%) C#
6 5 (7.94%) Java
7 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.17%) VBScript
9 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (11.11%) CCNP
2 7 (11.11%) CCNA
2 7 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 7 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.94%) MCSE
3 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.76%) MCITP
4 3 (4.76%) Degree
4 3 (4.76%) MCP
5 2 (3.17%) CCIE
5 2 (3.17%) CCDA
5 2 (3.17%) JNCIA
5 2 (3.17%) JNCIS
5 2 (3.17%) JNCIP
5 2 (3.17%) A+ Certification
5 2 (3.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (3.17%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.59%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.46%) SLA
2 2 (3.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 37 (58.73%) Active Directory
2 28 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (15.87%) Hyper-V
3 10 (15.87%) XenApp
4 7 (11.11%) Terminal Services
5 6 (9.52%) Sendmail
6 3 (4.76%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (3.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (3.17%) UAG
7 2 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.17%) NFS
8 1 (1.59%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.59%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) MIMEsweeper
1 6 (9.52%) MAILsweeper
1 6 (9.52%) SCCM
2 5 (7.94%) SCOM
3 4 (6.35%) Backup Exec
4 3 (4.76%) NetBackup
5 2 (3.17%) OpenView
5 2 (3.17%) Control-M
5 2 (3.17%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (3.17%) Puppet
5 2 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (3.17%) SAP Afaria
6 1 (1.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (65.08%) VMware
2 29 (46.03%) Microsoft
3 24 (38.10%) Cisco
4 16 (25.40%) Citrix
5 9 (14.29%) NetApp
6 8 (12.70%) Juniper
6 8 (12.70%) Oracle
6 8 (12.70%) HP
6 8 (12.70%) SolarWinds
7 7 (11.11%) Blue Coat
8 6 (9.52%) Symantec
8 6 (9.52%) McAfee
8 6 (9.52%) Websense
9 5 (7.94%) Huawei
9 5 (7.94%) Nortel
9 5 (7.94%) Ericsson
9 5 (7.94%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 4 (6.35%) Talend
10 4 (6.35%) Kaseya
10 4 (6.35%) Dell
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