The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
UK / Wales
Rank 57 59 56
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing DNS 5 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.74% 1.77% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.10% 10.71% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 6
Median daily rate £413 £355 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% +136.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £325 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £387 £228
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.25 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-8.75% -20.00%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
122 112 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 18.13% 16.49% 11.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 84 53
Median daily rate £375 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.31% +10.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £238 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £458 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 0 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Wales

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

DNS
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 February 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
South Wales +11 4 £425 +21.42% 5
West Wales - 1 £363 -
DNS
UK

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Wales region with a requirement for DNS.

1 8 (80.00%) DHCP
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) Linux
4 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (40.00%) SSL
5 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (40.00%) IPsec
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (40.00%) DevOps
5 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (30.00%) XenApp
6 3 (30.00%) nginx
6 3 (30.00%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (30.00%) Amazon S3
6 3 (30.00%) Google App Engine
6 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (30.00%) Google
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (30.00%) Jetty
6 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
6 3 (30.00%) Xen
6 3 (30.00%) Puppet
6 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (30.00%) Open Source

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) Apache
2 3 (30.00%) IIS
2 3 (30.00%) Jetty
2 3 (30.00%) Mongrel
2 3 (30.00%) nginx
2 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (30.00%) Google App Engine
1 3 (30.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (10.00%) Route 53
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) DHCP
2 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (40.00%) IPsec
3 4 (40.00%) SSL
4 3 (30.00%) DSL
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) FTP
4 3 (30.00%) HTTP
5 2 (20.00%) SNMP
6 1 (10.00%) IPv6
6 1 (10.00%) LDAP
6 1 (10.00%) Network Security
6 1 (10.00%) RTP
6 1 (10.00%) SMTP
6 1 (10.00%) SSH
6 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (30.00%) Travis CI
2 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Wintel Support
2 1 (10.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) J2EE
1 3 (30.00%) Servlets
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) Java EE
2 1 (10.00%) Kafka
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (10.00%) Unix
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (30.00%) Open Source
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Microservices
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) Disk Encryption
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) ITSM
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) MCP
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) Xen
3 3 (30.00%) XenApp
4 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Ansible
1 3 (30.00%) Marathon
1 3 (30.00%) Mesos
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
1 3 (30.00%) Rundeck
1 3 (30.00%) Terraform
2 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (10.00%) Fluentd
2 1 (10.00%) Grafana
2 1 (10.00%) Kibana
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) Google
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) arcserve
5 1 (10.00%) BMC
5 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (10.00%) Intel Security
5 1 (10.00%) Juniper
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (10.00%) Remedy
5 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (10.00%) Sophos
5 1 (10.00%) Splunk
5 1 (10.00%) Symantec
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