The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 42 47 43
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing DNS 21 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.20% 2.20% 2.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.13% 11.19% 15.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 3
Median daily rate £375 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £348 £313
% change year-on-year
-6.47% +11.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £20.00 £16.63
% change year-on-year
+42.50% +20.30%
DNS
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
160 134 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 24.39% 19.65% 16.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 68 61
Median daily rate £360 £390 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £294 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £11.72 £17.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.02% -56.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

DNS
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

DNS Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

DNS
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Swindon +9 20 £375 -31.81% 2
DNS
South West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 18 (64.29%) DHCP
2 16 (57.14%) Windows
3 15 (53.57%) Cisco
3 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
4 14 (50.00%) VPN
5 13 (46.43%) Juniper
5 13 (46.43%) Firewall
5 13 (46.43%) Windows Server
6 12 (42.86%) CheckPoint
7 10 (35.71%) Junos
8 9 (32.14%) tcpdump
8 9 (32.14%) Wireshark
8 9 (32.14%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (32.14%) MS Visio
8 9 (32.14%) MS Office
9 7 (25.00%) SQL
9 7 (25.00%) Linux
9 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (25.00%) DevOps
10 6 (21.43%) Apache Spark
10 6 (21.43%) Ansible
10 6 (21.43%) Docker
10 6 (21.43%) GraphX
10 6 (21.43%) Kubernetes
10 6 (21.43%) Mesosphere
10 6 (21.43%) Parquet
10 6 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (21.43%) REST
10 6 (21.43%) CSS3
10 6 (21.43%) WebSockets

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 6 (21.43%) Apache
1 6 (21.43%) Apache Spark
1 6 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (7.14%) IIS
4 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Office
1 9 (32.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (64.29%) DHCP
2 14 (50.00%) VPN
3 13 (46.43%) Firewall
4 10 (35.71%) Junos
5 9 (32.14%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (32.14%) tcpdump
5 9 (32.14%) Wireshark
6 6 (21.43%) DSL
6 6 (21.43%) LDAP
7 5 (17.86%) FCAPS
8 4 (14.29%) LAN
8 4 (14.29%) WAN
9 2 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 2 (7.14%) SSL
9 2 (7.14%) Telepresence
9 2 (7.14%) VoIP
9 2 (7.14%) Wireless
9 2 (7.14%) Wireless Security
10 1 (3.57%) Multicast
10 1 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (21.43%) Big Data
1 6 (21.43%) CouchDB
1 6 (21.43%) HBase
1 6 (21.43%) Neo4j
1 6 (21.43%) Parquet
1 6 (21.43%) Redis
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Multimedia
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Network Engineer
1 10 (35.71%) Network Support
1 10 (35.71%) Network Support Engineer
1 10 (35.71%) Support Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Network Support
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) Juniper Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Juniper Support
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Windows Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) Akka
1 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
1 6 (21.43%) Apache Avro
1 6 (21.43%) CSS
1 6 (21.43%) CSS3
1 6 (21.43%) GraphX
1 6 (21.43%) HTML
1 6 (21.43%) HTML5
1 6 (21.43%) ODBC
1 6 (21.43%) REST
1 6 (21.43%) SOAP
1 6 (21.43%) WebSockets
2 1 (3.57%) J2EE
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Clustering
2 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.57%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) Windows
2 13 (46.43%) Windows Server
3 7 (25.00%) Linux
4 6 (21.43%) Mesosphere
5 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) DevOps
2 6 (21.43%) Analytics
2 6 (21.43%) Big Data Analytics
2 6 (21.43%) Data Analytics
2 6 (21.43%) Use Case
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.14%) Network Design
4 2 (7.14%) Network Optimisation
4 2 (7.14%) Presales
4 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.14%) Workflow
5 1 (3.57%) High Availability
5 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.57%) ITSM
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.57%) SDLC
5 1 (3.57%) Service Management
5 1 (3.57%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 6 (21.43%) Scala
2 6 (21.43%) TypeScript
3 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) CCDA
3 1 (3.57%) CCDP
3 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
1 6 (21.43%) Docker
2 2 (7.14%) Firmware
2 2 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) DFS Replication
3 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.57%) vSphere
3 1 (3.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Ansible
1 6 (21.43%) Kubernetes
2 2 (7.14%) WSUS
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (3.57%) Hyperic
3 1 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (3.57%) SCCM
3 1 (3.57%) SCDPM
3 1 (3.57%) SCOM
3 1 (3.57%) SCOrch
3 1 (3.57%) SCSM
3 1 (3.57%) SCVMM
3 1 (3.57%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Cisco
1 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 13 (46.43%) Juniper
3 12 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 5 (17.86%) Nokia
5 3 (10.71%) F5
5 3 (10.71%) VMware
6 2 (7.14%) Infoblox
6 2 (7.14%) Intel Security
6 2 (7.14%) NetApp
7 1 (3.57%) Citrix
7 1 (3.57%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (3.57%) Dell
7 1 (3.57%) Forcepoint
7 1 (3.57%) IBM
7 1 (3.57%) Intel
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle
7 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.57%) Riverbed
7 1 (3.57%) Sophos