The table below looks at the statistics for DNA skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNA over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Distributed interNet Applications (DNA)
Rank 596 549 580
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +31
Contract jobs citing DNA 16 25 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.047% 0.024%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.039% 0.065% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 10
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£345 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £490 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -24.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
41340 38593 41072
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.29% 73.27% 70.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 25582 23715 23832
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1138 1054 1464
Average hourly rate £23.00 £28.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.84 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

DNA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DNA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNA within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

DNA Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNA within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -27 14 £350 - 6
London +3 8 £450 +7.46% 3
North West -2 1 £350 +12.90%
City of London - 1 - - 1
East Midlands - - - - 1
Birmingham - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Hayes - - - -
South East - - - - 2
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Oxford - - - - 1
Reading - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -

DNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing DNA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DNA.

1 11 (29.73%) MPLS
1 11 (29.73%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (27.03%) Multicast
2 10 (27.03%) SQL
2 10 (27.03%) Business Objects
2 10 (27.03%) IPv6
2 10 (27.03%) Citrix
3 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
4 8 (21.62%) Juniper
4 8 (21.62%) Internet
4 8 (21.62%) ITIL
4 8 (21.62%) AppDNA
5 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
5 7 (18.92%) Junos
5 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
5 7 (18.92%) Windows 8
5 7 (18.92%) VMware
5 7 (18.92%) VMware ESX
5 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (18.92%) SAP
5 7 (18.92%) VBScript
5 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
5 7 (18.92%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (18.92%) VPN
5 7 (18.92%) Windows
5 7 (18.92%) NHS

DNA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing DNA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DNA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.51%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (29.73%) MPLS
2 10 (27.03%) IPv6
2 10 (27.03%) Multicast
3 8 (21.62%) Internet
4 7 (18.92%) VPN
4 7 (18.92%) Junos
5 6 (16.22%) VLAN
5 6 (16.22%) BGP
5 6 (16.22%) Ethernet
5 6 (16.22%) DWDM
6 1 (2.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (18.92%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (8.11%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.70%) DB2
4 1 (2.70%) OLAP
4 1 (2.70%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.70%) KDB
4 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) ERwin
1 1 (2.70%) MSI
General
1 4 (10.81%) Front Office
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Law
3 2 (5.41%) Advertising
3 2 (5.41%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Network Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Citrix Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Lead Network Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Information Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) NHS Information Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Implementation Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.70%) Report Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Digital Marketing Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Marketing Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Senior DBA
7 1 (2.70%) DB2 DBA
7 1 (2.70%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) WPF
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) NHS
2 3 (8.11%) Fixed Income
3 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.70%) Economics
4 1 (2.70%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
1 7 (18.92%) Windows 8
1 7 (18.92%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (21.62%) ITIL
3 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.11%) TDD
5 2 (5.41%) SEO
5 2 (5.41%) PRINCE
5 2 (5.41%) Email Marketing
5 2 (5.41%) Analytics
5 2 (5.41%) User Stories
5 2 (5.41%) Pay per click
6 1 (2.70%) Refactoring
6 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.70%) Low Latency
6 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.70%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.70%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (2.70%) Kanban
6 1 (2.70%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.70%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) SQL
2 7 (18.92%) VBScript
2 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.41%) C#
3 2 (5.41%) C++
3 2 (5.41%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) Perl
4 1 (2.70%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) JNCIA
2 2 (5.41%) CCNP
2 2 (5.41%) CCNA
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.41%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) JNCIS
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
1 7 (18.92%) VMware ESX
1 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) AppDNA
2 5 (13.51%) OPNET
3 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Business Objects
1 10 (27.03%) Citrix
2 8 (21.62%) Juniper
3 7 (18.92%) SAP
3 7 (18.92%) VMware
4 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.41%) Tradeweb
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle
5 2 (5.41%) Sybase
5 2 (5.41%) Reuters
6 1 (2.70%) Perforce
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco
6 1 (2.70%) LexisNexis
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago