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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Distributed interNet Applications (DNA)
Rank 620 659 621
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -38
Contract jobs citing DNA 16 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.009% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.037% 0.011% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 9
Median daily rate £500 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £396 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £632 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £513 £348
% change year-on-year
-41.46% +47.48%
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
43784 46844 44845
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 83.15% 81.14% 77.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 29028 30621 28126
Median daily rate £438 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.05% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1146 1304 1230
Median hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £52.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

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
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 1 October 2016.

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 9 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 1 October 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
England +32 16 £500 +13.96% 24
London +17 11 £500 +16.95% 8
South East +15 5 £300 -47.82% 1
Staines - 4 - -
Surrey - 4 - -
City of London - 3 £125 -
Berkshire +10 1 £300 -47.82%
Canary Wharf - 1 £575 -
Newbury - 1 £300 -

DNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (29.55%) Fintech
3 10 (22.73%) Telecoms
3 10 (22.73%) Linux
4 7 (15.91%) Windows
5 6 (13.64%) NetApp
5 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
5 6 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (13.64%) VMware
5 6 (13.64%) Business Transformation
5 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
5 6 (13.64%) High Availability
6 5 (11.36%) Puppet
6 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (11.36%) TDD
6 5 (11.36%) Data Management
6 5 (11.36%) Marketing
6 5 (11.36%) Unix
6 5 (11.36%) Web Services
6 5 (11.36%) Symantec
6 5 (11.36%) Cisco
7 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
7 4 (9.09%) Adobe
7 4 (9.09%) SAN
7 4 (9.09%) Banking
7 4 (9.09%) Replication
7 4 (9.09%) NetBackup
7 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (9.09%) NAS

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 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (6.82%) Apache
2 3 (6.82%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.82%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.55%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.27%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.82%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (4.55%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.27%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (2.27%) MS Office
4 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.27%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Magento
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.82%) AWS CloudTrail
3 2 (4.55%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (9.09%) NAS
1 4 (9.09%) SAN
2 3 (6.82%) DNS
2 3 (6.82%) iSCSI
3 2 (4.55%) Firewall
3 2 (4.55%) Intranet
3 2 (4.55%) LAN
3 2 (4.55%) SMTP
3 2 (4.55%) SNMP
3 2 (4.55%) WAN
4 1 (2.27%) BGP
4 1 (2.27%) BIG-IP
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (2.27%) DHCP
4 1 (2.27%) EIGRP
4 1 (2.27%) LDAP
4 1 (2.27%) MD110
4 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Axure RP
General
1 10 (22.73%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.36%) Marketing
3 4 (9.09%) Banking
4 3 (6.82%) Finance
5 2 (4.55%) Multimedia
6 1 (2.27%) Automotive
6 1 (2.27%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (2.27%) Games
6 1 (2.27%) Law
6 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Administrator
2 6 (13.64%) Consultant
3 5 (11.36%) Analyst
3 5 (11.36%) Designer
3 5 (11.36%) Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Security Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Storage Administrator
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (4.55%) Compliance Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Creative Designer
5 2 (4.55%) Exchange Administrator
5 2 (4.55%) Graphic Designer
5 2 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) Web Services
2 3 (6.82%) AngularJS
2 3 (6.82%) CSS
2 3 (6.82%) REST
2 3 (6.82%) Sinatra
2 3 (6.82%) Spring
3 2 (4.55%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Fintech
2 4 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 4 (9.09%) Replication
3 3 (6.82%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.82%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.55%) User Experience
4 2 (4.55%) Video Editing
5 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.27%) Derivative
5 1 (2.27%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.27%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (2.27%) Interactive TV
5 1 (2.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Linux
2 7 (15.91%) Windows
3 5 (11.36%) Unix
4 3 (6.82%) CentOS
4 3 (6.82%) Data ONTAP
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.55%) Mac OS
6 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (13.64%) Business Transformation
2 6 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (13.64%) High Availability
3 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (11.36%) Data Management
3 5 (11.36%) TDD
4 4 (9.09%) Analytics
4 4 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (9.09%) Rapid Prototyping
5 3 (6.82%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (6.82%) Data Security
5 3 (6.82%) ITIL
5 3 (6.82%) Marketing Strategy
5 3 (6.82%) Migration
5 3 (6.82%) Time Management
6 2 (4.55%) Patch Management
6 2 (4.55%) Prototyping
6 2 (4.55%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.82%) Java
2 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.82%) Ruby
3 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.55%) C
3 2 (4.55%) C#
3 2 (4.55%) Perl
3 2 (4.55%) Python
3 2 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.55%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) MCSA
2 2 (4.55%) MCSE
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.27%) APMP
3 1 (2.27%) CCSP
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.27%) ISEB
3 1 (2.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) NFS
2 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.55%) Postfix
4 1 (2.27%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Puppet
2 4 (9.09%) NetBackup
3 3 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.82%) vRealize
4 2 (4.55%) Ansible
5 1 (2.27%) AirWatch
5 1 (2.27%) Cacti
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.27%) Nagios
5 1 (2.27%) OpenNMS
5 1 (2.27%) SCCM
5 1 (2.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) NetApp
1 6 (13.64%) VMware
2 5 (11.36%) Cisco
2 5 (11.36%) Symantec
3 4 (9.09%) Adobe
4 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.27%) BT
5 1 (2.27%) CA
5 1 (2.27%) Ericsson
5 1 (2.27%) F5
5 1 (2.27%) hybris
5 1 (2.27%) Mitel
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle
5 1 (2.27%) Red Box
5 1 (2.27%) Veeam
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