The table below looks at the statistics for DNA skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNA over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Distributed interNet Applications (DNA)
UK
Rank 564 593 608
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +15
Contract jobs citing DNA 29 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.038% 0.008%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.079% 0.046% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 2
Median daily rate £500 £575 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36876 40874 39156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.21% 81.75% 78.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 24455 26538 25225
Median daily rate £450 £425 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 923 1196 1034
Median hourly rate £35.00 £38.25 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.49% +53.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

DNA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing DNA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

DNA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DNA
Daily Rate Trend

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

DNA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

DNA
Hourly Rate Trend

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

DNA Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

DNA
Top 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNA within the UK over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
England +23 20 £500 -13.04% 10
Glasgow - 9 - -
Scotland - 9 - -
South East - 7 £500 - 1
North West - 7 - -
Manchester - 6 - -
Surrey - 6 - -
Staines - 6 - -
London -4 4 £488 -15.21% 5
City of London +3 1 £525 +5.00%
Milton Keynes - 1 £500 -
Warrington - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -
South West - 1 - - 3
Wiltshire - 1 - - 3
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £500 -

DNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DNA 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 DNA.

1 41 (80.39%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (68.63%) Telecoms
3 34 (66.67%) Business Transformation
4 17 (33.33%) Project Management
5 16 (31.37%) Bluefish Communications
6 14 (27.45%) LAN
7 12 (23.53%) Web Services
7 12 (23.53%) Banking
8 11 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (19.61%) AWS CloudTrail
9 10 (19.61%) Public Cloud
9 10 (19.61%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (19.61%) Puppet
9 10 (19.61%) REST
9 10 (19.61%) PowerShell
9 10 (19.61%) Cisco
10 8 (15.69%) Finance
11 7 (13.73%) Risk Management
12 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (11.76%) Portfolio Management
13 5 (9.80%) Migration
13 5 (9.80%) Marketing
13 5 (9.80%) WAN
14 4 (7.84%) ITIL
14 4 (7.84%) Waterfall
14 4 (7.84%) Cybersecurity
14 4 (7.84%) Re-Platforming
15 3 (5.88%) Line Management
15 3 (5.88%) Coaching

DNA
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 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (3.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.61%) AWS CloudTrail
1 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.92%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (27.45%) LAN
2 5 (9.80%) WAN
3 2 (3.92%) HTTP
3 2 (3.92%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.96%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (1.96%) DNS
4 1 (1.96%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (1.96%) Firewall
4 1 (1.96%) IPsec
4 1 (1.96%) MD110
4 1 (1.96%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.96%) Network Security
4 1 (1.96%) PABX
4 1 (1.96%) SSL
4 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.96%) VPN
4 1 (1.96%) Wireless
4 1 (1.96%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) GitLab
1 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 35 (68.63%) Telecoms
2 12 (23.53%) Banking
3 8 (15.69%) Finance
4 5 (9.80%) Marketing
5 2 (3.92%) Retail
5 2 (3.92%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.96%) Advertising
6 1 (1.96%) Games
6 1 (1.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (19.61%) Security Engineer
2 7 (13.73%) Cabling Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) Consultant
4 4 (7.84%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Architect
5 3 (5.88%) Developer
5 3 (5.88%) LAN Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) Agile Delivery Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Author
6 2 (3.92%) Compliance Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (3.92%) PMO Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.92%) Technical Author
7 1 (1.96%) Programme Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.53%) Web Services
2 10 (19.61%) REST
3 1 (1.96%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.96%) Apache Camel
3 1 (1.96%) JMS
3 1 (1.96%) Node.js
3 1 (1.96%) Play Framework
3 1 (1.96%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (19.61%) Public Cloud
3 3 (5.88%) PMI
3 3 (5.88%) User Experience
4 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.92%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.96%) Biometrics
5 1 (1.96%) Clustering
5 1 (1.96%) Derivative
5 1 (1.96%) Economics
5 1 (1.96%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.96%) Online Games
5 1 (1.96%) PKI
5 1 (1.96%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Windows
2 2 (3.92%) Linux
3 1 (1.96%) AIX
3 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000
3 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.96%) Windows NT
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (80.39%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (66.67%) Business Transformation
3 17 (33.33%) Project Management
4 7 (13.73%) Risk Management
5 6 (11.76%) Portfolio Management
5 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (9.80%) Migration
7 4 (7.84%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (7.84%) ITIL
7 4 (7.84%) Re-Platforming
7 4 (7.84%) Waterfall
8 3 (5.88%) Analytics
8 3 (5.88%) Change Control
8 3 (5.88%) Coaching
8 3 (5.88%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (5.88%) Line Management
8 3 (5.88%) Programme Management
9 2 (3.92%) eTOM
9 2 (3.92%) Scrum
9 2 (3.92%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.61%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.92%) C
2 2 (3.92%) C#
2 2 (3.92%) VBA
3 1 (1.96%) Java
3 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) CCNP
1 3 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (5.88%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.96%) CCA
2 1 (1.96%) CCAA
2 1 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (1.96%) PgMP
2 1 (1.96%) PMP
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.92%) XenApp
1 2 (3.92%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.96%) Docker
2 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.96%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (19.61%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (19.61%) Puppet
2 2 (3.92%) AppDNA
3 1 (1.96%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.96%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (1.96%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.96%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.96%) SCCM
3 1 (1.96%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 16 (31.37%) Bluefish Communications
2 10 (19.61%) Cisco
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.92%) Adobe
4 2 (3.92%) Citrix
4 2 (3.92%) VMware
5 1 (1.96%) Avaya
5 1 (1.96%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.96%) BT
5 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.96%) Clearswift
5 1 (1.96%) Ericsson
5 1 (1.96%) F5
5 1 (1.96%) Forcepoint
5 1 (1.96%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.96%) Genesys
5 1 (1.96%) Intel Security
5 1 (1.96%) Juniper
5 1 (1.96%) Mitel
5 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
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