The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 27 36 44
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Contract jobs citing DNS 20 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 5.75% 1.93% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 11.94% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 2
Median daily rate £375 £550 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% +50.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £348 £313
% change year-on-year
-6.47% +11.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £20.00 £16.63
% change year-on-year
+42.50% +20.30%
DNS
Wiltshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
90 67 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 25.86% 16.18% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 37 51
Median daily rate £360 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £325 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -56.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

DNS
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

DNS Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Swindon region with a requirement for DNS.

1 16 (66.67%) DHCP
2 13 (54.17%) VPN
2 13 (54.17%) Cisco
3 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (50.00%) Juniper
3 12 (50.00%) Windows
3 12 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 11 (45.83%) CheckPoint
4 11 (45.83%) Firewall
5 9 (37.50%) Junos
6 8 (33.33%) tcpdump
6 8 (33.33%) Wireshark
6 8 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (33.33%) MS Office
6 8 (33.33%) MS Visio
7 7 (29.17%) Linux
8 6 (25.00%) Apache
8 6 (25.00%) LDAP
8 6 (25.00%) CSS
8 6 (25.00%) SOAP
8 6 (25.00%) ODBC
8 6 (25.00%) HTML
8 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (25.00%) SQL
8 6 (25.00%) DSL
8 6 (25.00%) Use Case
8 6 (25.00%) HTML5
8 6 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (25.00%) Scala
8 6 (25.00%) CouchDB

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 6 (25.00%) Apache
1 6 (25.00%) Apache Spark
1 6 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Office
1 8 (33.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (66.67%) DHCP
2 13 (54.17%) VPN
3 11 (45.83%) Firewall
4 9 (37.50%) Junos
5 8 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (33.33%) tcpdump
5 8 (33.33%) Wireshark
6 6 (25.00%) DSL
6 6 (25.00%) LDAP
7 5 (20.83%) FCAPS
8 4 (16.67%) LAN
8 4 (16.67%) WAN
9 2 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 2 (8.33%) SSL
9 2 (8.33%) Telepresence
9 2 (8.33%) VoIP
9 2 (8.33%) Wireless
9 2 (8.33%) Wireless Security
10 1 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (4.17%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (25.00%) Big Data
1 6 (25.00%) CouchDB
1 6 (25.00%) HBase
1 6 (25.00%) Neo4j
1 6 (25.00%) Parquet
1 6 (25.00%) Redis
General
1 2 (8.33%) Banking
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Multimedia
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Network Engineer
1 9 (37.50%) Network Support
1 9 (37.50%) Network Support Engineer
1 9 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Network Support
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Juniper Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Juniper Support
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) IP Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) Akka
1 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (25.00%) Apache Avro
1 6 (25.00%) CSS
1 6 (25.00%) CSS3
1 6 (25.00%) GraphX
1 6 (25.00%) HTML
1 6 (25.00%) HTML5
1 6 (25.00%) ODBC
1 6 (25.00%) REST
1 6 (25.00%) SOAP
1 6 (25.00%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Windows
1 12 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (29.17%) Linux
3 6 (25.00%) Mesosphere
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Analytics
1 6 (25.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 6 (25.00%) Data Analytics
1 6 (25.00%) DevOps
1 6 (25.00%) Use Case
2 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (8.33%) Network Design
2 2 (8.33%) Network Optimisation
2 2 (8.33%) Presales
2 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (8.33%) Workflow
3 1 (4.17%) B2B
3 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
3 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL
3 1 (4.17%) Migration
3 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (25.00%) Scala
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
1 6 (25.00%) TypeScript
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) CCDA
2 1 (4.17%) CCDP
2 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Docker
2 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.33%) Firmware
4 1 (4.17%) DFS Replication
4 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Ansible
1 6 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) SCDPM
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
2 1 (4.17%) SCOrch
2 1 (4.17%) SCSM
2 1 (4.17%) SCVMM
2 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Cisco
2 12 (50.00%) Juniper
2 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (45.83%) CheckPoint
4 5 (20.83%) Nokia
5 3 (12.50%) F5
6 2 (8.33%) Infoblox
6 2 (8.33%) NetApp
6 2 (8.33%) VMware
7 1 (4.17%) Citrix
7 1 (4.17%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (4.17%) Forcepoint
7 1 (4.17%) Intel
7 1 (4.17%) Intel Security
7 1 (4.17%) Sophos