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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 67 60 57
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs citing DNS 23 26 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.73% 1.96% 2.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.91% 10.70% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 12
Average daily rate
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£286 £363 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.03% -7.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £270 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 4
Average hourly rate £50.00 £13.00 £103.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+284.61% -87.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £42.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £101.00 £20.60 £152.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
258 243 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.35% 18.31% 18.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 172 100
Average daily rate £364 £350 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.92% -5.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £421 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 28
Average hourly rate £50.00 £24.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.33% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £37.50 £152.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

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 19 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

DNS Hourly Rate Histogram 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 19 September 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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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
Dorking - 4 £121 - 6
Guildford - 3 - - 2
Reigate - 2 £185 - 3
Woking -2 1 - - 4
Staines - - - - 1
Weybridge - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Camberley - - - - 2
Chertsey - - - - 3
Egham - - - - 1
Farnham - - - -
Godalming - - - - 1
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 31 (77.50%) Windows
2 29 (72.50%) Active Directory
3 27 (67.50%) Microsoft
4 20 (50.00%) DHCP
5 18 (45.00%) Firewall
6 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (32.50%) MS Excel
7 13 (32.50%) MS Office
8 12 (30.00%) Cisco
8 12 (30.00%) Citrix
8 12 (30.00%) VMware
8 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (27.50%) MS Exchange
10 10 (25.00%) SQL
10 10 (25.00%) ITIL
10 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 9 (22.50%) WAN
11 9 (22.50%) SLA
11 9 (22.50%) Windows XP
11 9 (22.50%) LAN
11 9 (22.50%) XenApp
12 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
12 7 (17.50%) Linux
12 7 (17.50%) SAN
12 7 (17.50%) VPN
13 6 (15.00%) VoIP
13 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (15.00%) HP
13 6 (15.00%) SCCM
14 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 11 (27.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (7.50%) CMS
4 2 (5.00%) IIS
4 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.50%) Lync
5 1 (2.50%) Moodle
5 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (32.50%) MS Excel
1 13 (32.50%) MS Office
2 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (50.00%) DHCP
2 18 (45.00%) Firewall
3 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (22.50%) WAN
4 9 (22.50%) LAN
5 7 (17.50%) SAN
5 7 (17.50%) VPN
6 6 (15.00%) VoIP
7 5 (12.50%) Wireless
8 4 (10.00%) Telnet
9 3 (7.50%) Cisco ICM
9 3 (7.50%) LTE
9 3 (7.50%) Radio Access Network
9 3 (7.50%) Ethernet
9 3 (7.50%) HTTP
9 3 (7.50%) SNMP
9 3 (7.50%) Broadband
9 3 (7.50%) 3G
9 3 (7.50%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (7.50%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (7.50%) MySQL
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Analyst
2 5 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 5 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 5 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Network Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.00%) Service Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Database Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Network Support
5 2 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Data Migration Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) 3rd Line Support Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Active Directory Consultant
6 1 (2.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) WAP
1 3 (7.50%) XML
2 1 (2.50%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.50%) Web Services
2 1 (2.50%) ODBC
2 1 (2.50%) X-Windows
2 1 (2.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Thin Client
1 4 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (7.50%) Replication
3 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) Clustering
3 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) PKI
4 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.50%) Statistics
4 1 (2.50%) Wiki
4 1 (2.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 31 (77.50%) Windows
2 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (22.50%) Windows XP
5 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
5 7 (17.50%) Linux
6 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (10.00%) Windows 8
8 3 (7.50%) UNIX
9 2 (5.00%) SUSE
9 2 (5.00%) Solaris
10 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (2.50%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) ITIL
2 5 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (7.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (7.50%) ITIL V2
3 3 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (7.50%) ETL
3 3 (7.50%) Validation
3 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.50%) Change Management
3 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.00%) ITSM
4 2 (5.00%) Service Management
4 2 (5.00%) Migration
4 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.00%) Network Architecture
4 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (2.50%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) Perl
3 3 (7.50%) C#
3 3 (7.50%) C++
3 3 (7.50%) Java
4 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (12.50%) MCSE
3 4 (10.00%) MCP
3 4 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (7.50%) CCNP
4 3 (7.50%) CCNA
5 2 (5.00%) CCDA
5 2 (5.00%) MCITP
5 2 (5.00%) JNCIA
5 2 (5.00%) JNCIS
5 2 (5.00%) JNCIP
6 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.50%) Avaya Certification
6 1 (2.50%) ISEB
6 1 (2.50%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (22.50%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (72.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (22.50%) XenApp
3 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.50%) Terminal Services
4 3 (7.50%) ISA Server
5 2 (5.00%) DFS Replication
5 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.00%) XenDesktop
5 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) SCCM
2 5 (12.50%) WSUS
3 4 (10.00%) NetBackup
4 3 (7.50%) Sysprep
5 2 (5.00%) Backup Exec
5 2 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (5.00%) SCOM
5 2 (5.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 27 (67.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (30.00%) Cisco
2 12 (30.00%) Citrix
2 12 (30.00%) VMware
3 6 (15.00%) HP
4 5 (12.50%) Dell
4 5 (12.50%) Avaya
4 5 (12.50%) IBM
4 5 (12.50%) Oracle
5 3 (7.50%) Huawei
5 3 (7.50%) SolarWinds
5 3 (7.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 3 (7.50%) Talend
5 3 (7.50%) Verint
5 3 (7.50%) Nortel
5 3 (7.50%) Ericsson
5 3 (7.50%) Business Objects
5 3 (7.50%) McAfee
5 3 (7.50%) BT
5 3 (7.50%) Wyse
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