The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 28 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 12 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
+19 0
Contract jobs citing DNS 221 28 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 15.51% 4.50% 3.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.57% 26.92% 29.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 12 14
Median daily rate £280 £269 £253
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.18% +6.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £191 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £298 £329
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 2 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £20.19 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+38.71% +26.15%
DNS
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
573 104 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 40.21% 16.72% 11.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 54 40
Median daily rate £300 £275 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +0.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £248 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £347 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 13 1
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

DNS
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

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

DNS Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

DNS
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +20 220 £280 +4.18% 6
DNS
North East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for DNS.

1 199 (85.04%) Active Directory
2 191 (81.62%) Windows
3 170 (72.65%) DHCP
4 142 (60.68%) Microsoft
5 141 (60.26%) Security Cleared
6 121 (51.71%) SC Cleared
7 118 (50.43%) Windows Server
8 117 (50.00%) Citrix
9 112 (47.86%) VMware
10 90 (38.46%) ITIL
11 85 (36.32%) SQL
11 85 (36.32%) XenApp
12 82 (35.04%) Microsoft App-V
13 71 (30.34%) AppSense
13 71 (30.34%) Windows Server 2003
13 71 (30.34%) Windows Server 2008
13 71 (30.34%) SCCM
14 70 (29.91%) Software Delivery
15 66 (28.21%) BPSS Clearance
16 64 (27.35%) PowerShell
17 62 (26.50%) Disclosure Scotland
18 56 (23.93%) Degree
18 56 (23.93%) MS Exchange
19 55 (23.50%) Microsoft Certification
19 55 (23.50%) Computer Science
20 53 (22.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
21 52 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
22 50 (21.37%) VMware Infrastructure
22 50 (21.37%) HP
23 49 (20.94%) XenServer

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 56 (23.93%) MS Exchange
2 52 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (18.38%) Skype for Business
4 39 (16.67%) Apache
5 29 (12.39%) IIS
6 27 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
6 27 (11.54%) SharePoint
7 17 (7.26%) IBM Notes
8 14 (5.98%) Office Communications Server
9 13 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
10 12 (5.13%) OpenStack
10 12 (5.13%) SharePoint 2013
11 8 (3.42%) JBoss
11 8 (3.42%) WebLogic
12 5 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (1.28%) nginx
14 2 (0.85%) Jetty
14 2 (0.85%) Oracle Workflow
14 2 (0.85%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 44 (18.80%) MS Excel
2 25 (10.68%) MS Office
3 3 (1.28%) MS Project
3 3 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 26 (11.11%) Office 365
2 6 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.85%) Google App Engine
3 2 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.43%) IaaS
4 1 (0.43%) PaaS
4 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 170 (72.65%) DHCP
2 46 (19.66%) Firewall
3 33 (14.10%) TCP/IP
4 28 (11.97%) SAN
5 22 (9.40%) SMS
6 20 (8.55%) 3G
6 20 (8.55%) Wi-Fi
7 19 (8.12%) WAN
8 18 (7.69%) iSCSI
9 15 (6.41%) Internet
9 15 (6.41%) LDAP
10 14 (5.98%) Intranet
10 14 (5.98%) Skype
11 12 (5.13%) SSL
12 8 (3.42%) OpenLDAP
13 7 (2.99%) SSH
14 6 (2.56%) Kerberos
14 6 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
15 2 (0.85%) FTP
15 2 (0.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (18.38%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (3.42%) MySQL
4 2 (0.85%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.43%) Redis
5 1 (0.43%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 34 (14.53%) MSI
2 10 (4.27%) Visual Studio
3 9 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (2.56%) ClearCase
4 6 (2.56%) StarTeam
5 2 (0.85%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.85%) Travis CI
6 1 (0.43%) Bower
6 1 (0.43%) Grunt
6 1 (0.43%) MSTest
6 1 (0.43%) NuGet
6 1 (0.43%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 25 (10.68%) Desktop Support
3 22 (9.40%) Desktop Engineer
4 20 (8.55%) 2nd Line Support
5 18 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 18 (7.69%) Unix Engineer
6 17 (7.26%) Wintel Engineer
7 16 (6.84%) Wintel Support
8 14 (5.98%) Server Support
9 13 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
9 13 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
9 13 (5.56%) Messaging Support
10 12 (5.13%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
11 11 (4.70%) Active Directory Engineer
11 11 (4.70%) Unix Linux Engineer
12 9 (3.85%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 9 (3.85%) Consultant
12 9 (3.85%) Messaging Engineer
12 9 (3.85%) Office 365 Engineer
12 9 (3.85%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.69%) Middleware
2 12 (5.13%) .NET
3 9 (3.85%) XML
4 6 (2.56%) LAMP
5 2 (0.85%) J2EE
5 2 (0.85%) Servlets
6 1 (0.43%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.43%) ADO.NET
6 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.43%) CSS
6 1 (0.43%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.43%) HTML
6 1 (0.43%) jQuery
6 1 (0.43%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (0.43%) RESTful
6 1 (0.43%) StructureMap
6 1 (0.43%) WCF
6 1 (0.43%) Web Services
6 1 (0.43%) WinForms
6 1 (0.43%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 55 (23.50%) Computer Science
2 25 (10.68%) Data Centre
3 20 (8.55%) Fat Client
3 20 (8.55%) Management Information System
3 20 (8.55%) Thin Client
4 18 (7.69%) Clustering
5 10 (4.27%) Hybrid Cloud
6 8 (3.42%) Visualisation
7 7 (2.99%) Blackberry
8 6 (2.56%) CMDB
9 4 (1.71%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (1.71%) PKI
9 4 (1.71%) Replication
10 1 (0.43%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.43%) AS400
10 1 (0.43%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.43%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.43%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.43%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 191 (81.62%) Windows
2 118 (50.43%) Windows Server
3 71 (30.34%) Windows Server 2003
3 71 (30.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 49 (20.94%) Windows 7
5 33 (14.10%) Linux
6 29 (12.39%) Unix
7 24 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (6.84%) Windows XP
9 9 (3.85%) Android
9 9 (3.85%) Apple iOS
10 8 (3.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (2.99%) Solaris
12 5 (2.14%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.71%) HPUX
13 4 (1.71%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.85%) CentOS
14 2 (0.85%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.85%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.85%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (38.46%) ITIL
2 70 (29.91%) Software Delivery
3 31 (13.25%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 28 (11.97%) Incident Management
5 25 (10.68%) Unit Testing
6 24 (10.26%) Content Management
7 20 (8.55%) Migration
8 18 (7.69%) Escalation Management
8 18 (7.69%) High Availability
8 18 (7.69%) Server Building
9 17 (7.26%) Application Packaging
9 17 (7.26%) Software Distribution
10 16 (6.84%) Change Control
10 16 (6.84%) Problem Management
11 15 (6.41%) ITIL V3
12 14 (5.98%) Configuration Management
12 14 (5.98%) Project Management
13 13 (5.56%) Validation
14 12 (5.13%) Business Analysis
14 12 (5.13%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 85 (36.32%) SQL
2 64 (27.35%) PowerShell
3 28 (11.97%) Korn
3 28 (11.97%) Perl
4 24 (10.26%) VBScript
5 20 (8.55%) Bash Shell
5 20 (8.55%) C-shell
5 20 (8.55%) T-SQL
5 20 (8.55%) VB
6 13 (5.56%) Shell Script
7 11 (4.70%) JavaScript
8 10 (4.27%) C#
9 8 (3.42%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.85%) Java
10 2 (0.85%) Python
11 1 (0.43%) C++
11 1 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 141 (60.26%) Security Cleared
2 121 (51.71%) SC Cleared
3 66 (28.21%) BPSS Clearance
4 56 (23.93%) Degree
5 55 (23.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (9.40%) MCSE
7 9 (3.85%) MCP
7 9 (3.85%) MCSD
8 8 (3.42%) MCITP
8 8 (3.42%) MCTS
9 6 (2.56%) MCSA
9 6 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (1.71%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.43%) CCNA
11 1 (0.43%) CCNP
11 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.43%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.43%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (26.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 15 (6.41%) SLA
System Software
1 199 (85.04%) Active Directory
2 85 (36.32%) XenApp
3 82 (35.04%) Microsoft App-V
4 50 (21.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 49 (20.94%) XenServer
6 47 (20.09%) XenDesktop
7 36 (15.38%) Hyper-V
8 22 (9.40%) Terminal Services
9 20 (8.55%) Samba
10 18 (7.69%) vSphere
11 8 (3.42%) DFS Replication
12 7 (2.99%) NFS
13 2 (0.85%) Brightmail
13 2 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.85%) Xen
14 1 (0.43%) Gluster
14 1 (0.43%) LXC
Systems Management
1 71 (30.34%) SCCM
2 53 (22.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 22 (9.40%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 18 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
4 18 (7.69%) OpenView
4 18 (7.69%) Perfmon
5 11 (4.70%) HP SIM
5 11 (4.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (0.85%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.85%) SAP Afaria
6 2 (0.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.85%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.43%) Graphite
7 1 (0.43%) Graylog
7 1 (0.43%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.43%) Icinga
7 1 (0.43%) logstash
7 1 (0.43%) Puppet
7 1 (0.43%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 142 (60.68%) Microsoft
2 117 (50.00%) Citrix
3 112 (47.86%) VMware
4 71 (30.34%) AppSense
5 50 (21.37%) HP
6 32 (13.68%) Oracle
7 21 (8.97%) ThinPrint
8 18 (7.69%) Red Hat
9 17 (7.26%) Lotus
10 14 (5.98%) Symantec
11 13 (5.56%) Intel Security
12 10 (4.27%) Lumension
13 7 (2.99%) Trend Micro
14 5 (2.14%) SAP
15 4 (1.71%) Altiris
16 2 (0.85%) Apple
16 2 (0.85%) Compaq
16 2 (0.85%) Dell
16 2 (0.85%) Google
16 2 (0.85%) IronPort
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