The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 45 30 24
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -6
Contract jobs citing DNS 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 0.80% 0.49% 1.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.66% 3.33% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £175 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+19.58% -10.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Warrington region.

Communications & Networking Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
53 30 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 14.13% 14.71% 14.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 18 14
Average daily rate £400 £280 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -8.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -44.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +1.24%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DNS across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

DNS
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

DNS Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing DNS 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 DNS.

1 6 (85.71%) DHCP
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix
1 6 (85.71%) XenDesktop
1 6 (85.71%) XenApp
2 5 (71.43%) Incident Management
3 4 (57.14%) Smartphone
3 4 (57.14%) iPhone
3 4 (57.14%) Blackberry
3 4 (57.14%) Broadband
3 4 (57.14%) iPad
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) MS Office
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Avaya
5 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) VoIP
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) Toshiba
5 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 2 (28.57%) BT
5 2 (28.57%) VMware

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing DNS 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 DNS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) DHCP
2 4 (57.14%) Broadband
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) VoIP
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Head of Operations
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Blackberry
1 4 (57.14%) Smartphone
1 4 (57.14%) iPhone
1 4 (57.14%) iPad
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Incident Management
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) XenApp
1 6 (85.71%) XenDesktop
2 2 (28.57%) XenServer
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Avaya
3 2 (28.57%) Toshiba
3 2 (28.57%) BT
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
Warrington
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Rate: £300 - £320 per annum
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