The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 41 31 30
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Contract jobs citing DNS 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 0.92% 1.57% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.11% 16.67% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £175
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.25 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+31.76% +30.76%
DNS
Cheshire

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
73 18 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 22.39% 9.42% 14.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 11 16
Median daily rate £435 £800 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.68% +116.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £390 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £840 £629
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +75.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warrington region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 26 June 2016, 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 Warrington region with a requirement for DNS.

1 10 (58.82%) Cisco
2 9 (52.94%) VPN
2 9 (52.94%) Firewall
3 8 (47.06%) IPsec
3 8 (47.06%) VMware
3 8 (47.06%) DHCP
3 8 (47.06%) LAN
4 6 (35.29%) SSH
4 6 (35.29%) SSL
4 6 (35.29%) Network Security
4 6 (35.29%) Palo Alto
5 5 (29.41%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (29.41%) VLAN
5 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (29.41%) Change Control
5 5 (29.41%) WAN
5 5 (29.41%) Linux
6 4 (23.53%) IBM
6 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
6 4 (23.53%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (23.53%) Migration
6 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
7 3 (17.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (17.65%) FabricPath
7 3 (17.65%) TRILL
7 3 (17.65%) SCCM
7 3 (17.65%) Fortinet
7 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
7 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 2 (11.76%) Apache
1 2 (11.76%) IIS
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) Firewall
1 9 (52.94%) VPN
2 8 (47.06%) DHCP
2 8 (47.06%) IPsec
2 8 (47.06%) LAN
3 6 (35.29%) Network Security
3 6 (35.29%) SSH
3 6 (35.29%) SSL
4 5 (29.41%) VLAN
4 5 (29.41%) WAN
5 4 (23.53%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (17.65%) BGP
6 3 (17.65%) FabricPath
6 3 (17.65%) IPv4
6 3 (17.65%) IPv6
6 3 (17.65%) MPLS
6 3 (17.65%) OSPF
6 3 (17.65%) TRILL
7 2 (11.76%) SAN
7 2 (11.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Architect
1 7 (41.18%) Network Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Data Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Data Centre Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Data Migration Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Data Migration Lead
2 3 (17.65%) Lead Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Lead Data Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Migration Architect
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Designer
3 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Network Security Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Security Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Network Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 3 (17.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (17.65%) iSeries
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) AIX
2 3 (17.65%) HPUX
2 3 (17.65%) Solaris
2 3 (17.65%) Unix
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Windows
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Change Control
1 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (29.41%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (23.53%) Migration
3 3 (17.65%) Information Security
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (11.76%) High Availability
4 2 (11.76%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (5.88%) Identity Management
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.88%) Security Operations
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Lisp
1 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) CCNA
2 1 (5.88%) CCNP
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.76%) vCloud
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) Puppet
2 2 (11.76%) yum
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco
2 8 (47.06%) VMware
3 6 (35.29%) Palo Alto
4 4 (23.53%) IBM
5 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
5 3 (17.65%) F5
5 3 (17.65%) Fortinet
5 3 (17.65%) Juniper
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle
6 2 (11.76%) Citrix
6 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.88%) Microsoft