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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 42 37 41
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing DNS 4 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.15% 2.43% 1.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.89% 11.39% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 4
Median daily rate £264 £360 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.73% -5.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £325 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £400 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
- -23.07%

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
45 79 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 12.89% 21.29% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 59 31
Median daily rate £315 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.10% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £300 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £370 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +36.36%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017, 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 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (60.00%) vSphere
1 3 (60.00%) SIEM
1 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
1 3 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (60.00%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (40.00%) Ansible
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) ODBC
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) FCAPS

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 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (20.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) DSL
2 1 (20.00%) FCAPS
2 1 (20.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) CouchDB
1 1 (20.00%) HBase
1 1 (20.00%) Neo4j
1 1 (20.00%) Parquet
1 1 (20.00%) Redis
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Integration Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Network Integration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Akka
1 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Avro
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
1 1 (20.00%) GraphX
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) ODBC
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) WebSockets
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Identity Access Management
1 3 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) SIEM
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Scala
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) Galera Cluster
2 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Nokia
2 1 (20.00%) SaltStack