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 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 67 68 63
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing DNS 23 22 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.66% 1.70% 2.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.61% 9.09% 12.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 12
Average daily rate
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£305 £350 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.85% -10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £317 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Average hourly rate £32.00 £13.00 £152.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+146.15% -91.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.97 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.11% -0.15%
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
267 242 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.22% 18.73% 18.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 175 104
Average daily rate £360 £338 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -8.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £420 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 25
Average hourly rate £50.00 £22.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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 30 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 30 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 30 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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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
Dorking - 4 £121 - 5
Guildford - 4 £310 - 2
Redhill - 2 £320 - 1
Camberley 0 1 - - 3
Reigate - 1 £95 - 2
Staines - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Woking - - - - 1
Chertsey - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Egham - - - - 1
Farnham - - - -
Godalming - - - - 1
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 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 33 (73.33%) Windows
2 31 (68.89%) Active Directory
3 29 (64.44%) Microsoft
4 25 (55.56%) DHCP
5 18 (40.00%) Firewall
6 15 (33.33%) VMware
6 15 (33.33%) Cisco
6 15 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 14 (31.11%) SQL
7 14 (31.11%) MS Office
7 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (28.89%) Citrix
9 12 (26.67%) SLA
9 12 (26.67%) ITIL
9 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (24.44%) TCP/IP
10 11 (24.44%) WAN
10 11 (24.44%) LAN
11 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange
12 9 (20.00%) Linux
12 9 (20.00%) SAN
12 9 (20.00%) XenApp
13 8 (17.78%) Windows XP
14 7 (15.56%) HP
14 7 (15.56%) VPN
14 7 (15.56%) Windows 7
14 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
15 6 (13.33%) SCCM
15 6 (13.33%) VoIP
15 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.67%) IIS
2 3 (6.67%) CMS
2 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.22%) Moodle
4 1 (2.22%) Lync
4 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 14 (31.11%) MS Office
3 4 (8.89%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (55.56%) DHCP
2 18 (40.00%) Firewall
3 11 (24.44%) LAN
3 11 (24.44%) WAN
3 11 (24.44%) TCP/IP
4 9 (20.00%) SAN
5 7 (15.56%) VPN
6 6 (13.33%) VoIP
7 5 (11.11%) Wireless
7 5 (11.11%) Telnet
8 4 (8.89%) LTE
8 4 (8.89%) 2G
8 4 (8.89%) Radio Access Network
8 4 (8.89%) SNMP
8 4 (8.89%) 3G
9 3 (6.67%) Ethernet
9 3 (6.67%) HTTP
9 3 (6.67%) Broadband
9 3 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (6.67%) Cisco ICM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) MySQL
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (22.22%) Analyst
2 6 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (8.89%) Network Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Network Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Database Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Server Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Architect
6 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.44%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Network Support
6 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Service Desk Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Active Directory Consultant
7 1 (2.22%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) XML
2 3 (6.67%) WAP
3 2 (4.44%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.22%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.22%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.22%) X-Windows
4 1 (2.22%) ODBC
4 1 (2.22%) HTML
4 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Replication
1 3 (6.67%) Clustering
1 3 (6.67%) Thin Client
1 3 (6.67%) Fat Client
2 2 (4.44%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.44%) PKI
2 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.22%) Statistics
3 1 (2.22%) Wiki
3 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 33 (73.33%) Windows
2 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (20.00%) Linux
5 8 (17.78%) Windows XP
6 7 (15.56%) Windows 7
7 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (8.89%) Windows 8
8 4 (8.89%) UNIX
9 2 (4.44%) Solaris
9 2 (4.44%) SUSE
10 1 (2.22%) HPUX
10 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) ITIL
2 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
2 4 (8.89%) ETL
2 4 (8.89%) Validation
2 4 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (8.89%) ITIL V2
2 4 (8.89%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (6.67%) ITSM
3 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 3 (6.67%) Change Management
4 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.44%) Migration
4 2 (4.44%) Service Management
4 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.44%) Problem Management
4 2 (4.44%) Performance Management
4 2 (4.44%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (4.44%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) SQL
2 5 (11.11%) Perl
3 4 (8.89%) C#
3 4 (8.89%) C++
3 4 (8.89%) Java
4 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.11%) MCSE
3 4 (8.89%) MCP
3 4 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.67%) CCNP
4 3 (6.67%) CCNA
4 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.44%) JNCIA
5 2 (4.44%) JNCIS
5 2 (4.44%) JNCIP
5 2 (4.44%) MCITP
5 2 (4.44%) CCDA
6 1 (2.22%) ISEB
6 1 (2.22%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.22%) Avaya Certification
6 1 (2.22%) Degree
6 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (68.89%) Active Directory
2 9 (20.00%) XenApp
3 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (11.11%) Terminal Services
5 3 (6.67%) ISA Server
5 3 (6.67%) VMware ESX
5 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.44%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.44%) DFS Replication
6 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) SCCM
2 5 (11.11%) WSUS
3 4 (8.89%) NetBackup
4 3 (6.67%) Backup Exec
4 3 (6.67%) Sysprep
5 2 (4.44%) SCOM
5 2 (4.44%) SCVMM
5 2 (4.44%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (2.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 29 (64.44%) Microsoft
2 15 (33.33%) Cisco
2 15 (33.33%) VMware
3 13 (28.89%) Citrix
4 7 (15.56%) HP
5 6 (13.33%) Oracle
6 5 (11.11%) IBM
6 5 (11.11%) Dell
6 5 (11.11%) Avaya
7 4 (8.89%) Ericsson
7 4 (8.89%) Nortel
7 4 (8.89%) Business Objects
7 4 (8.89%) Huawei
7 4 (8.89%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 3 (6.67%) SolarWinds
8 3 (6.67%) Kaseya
8 3 (6.67%) Talend
8 3 (6.67%) Verint
8 3 (6.67%) Barracuda Networks
8 3 (6.67%) BT
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