The table below looks at the statistics for DDNS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DDNS over the 3 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dynamic DNS (DDNS)
UK
Rank - 612 -
Contract jobs citing DDNS 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.012% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.081% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £44.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.00 -

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6749 7373 7500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.32% 14.52% 14.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4126 4286 4243
Median daily rate £400 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 348 367 417
Median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +19.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.07 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

DDNS
Jobs Demand Trend

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

DDNS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DDNS
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DDNS within the UK.

DDNS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

DDNS
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DDNS within the UK.

DDNS Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

DDNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DDNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for DDNS.

1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Apache
4 3 (42.86%) Python
4 3 (42.86%) MySQL
4 3 (42.86%) SMTP
4 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
4 3 (42.86%) Internet
4 3 (42.86%) LAMP
4 3 (42.86%) Debian
4 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (42.86%) SNMP
4 3 (42.86%) F5
5 2 (28.57%) High Availability
5 2 (28.57%) Change Control
5 2 (28.57%) 4G
5 2 (28.57%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
5 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (28.57%) WAN Optimisation
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
5 2 (28.57%) DevOps
5 2 (28.57%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (28.57%) Wireless

DDNS
Top Related IT Skills 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 4 (57.14%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) JBoss
2 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) Internet
2 3 (42.86%) SMTP
2 3 (42.86%) SNMP
3 2 (28.57%) 3G
3 2 (28.57%) 4G
3 2 (28.57%) BGP
3 2 (28.57%) DSL
3 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) IPsec
3 2 (28.57%) Junos
3 2 (28.57%) MPLS
3 2 (28.57%) OSPF
3 2 (28.57%) SSL
3 2 (28.57%) TACACS
3 2 (28.57%) Unified Communications
3 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
1 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) VisualVM
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) LAMP
2 2 (28.57%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (28.57%) J2EE
2 2 (28.57%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) JMS
3 1 (14.29%) JMX
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 2 (28.57%) Grid Computing
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Debian
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Change Control
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps
1 2 (28.57%) High Availability
1 2 (28.57%) Information Management
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
1 2 (28.57%) Network Design
1 2 (28.57%) Operations Management
1 2 (28.57%) SOA
1 2 (28.57%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
1 3 (42.86%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) F5
2 2 (28.57%) Barracuda Networks
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Juniper
2 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
2 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
3 1 (14.29%) Forcepoint
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle