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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 55 54 44
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Contract jobs citing DNS 6 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.83% 0.95% 2.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.45% 7.45% 16.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 12
Median daily rate £488 £275 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.27% -38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £215 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £315 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+32.50% -11.11%
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
110 94 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 15.28% 12.75% 18.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 55 81
Median daily rate £425 £325 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £224 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £453 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 12
Median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +64.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £39.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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
Chippenham -3 2 £158 -21.25%
Swindon +10 1 - - 1
DNS
South West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 22 (66.67%) DHCP
2 18 (54.55%) Windows
2 18 (54.55%) Firewall
3 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
3 17 (51.52%) Windows Server
4 16 (48.48%) Juniper
4 16 (48.48%) CheckPoint
4 16 (48.48%) VPN
5 15 (45.45%) Cisco
6 14 (42.42%) MS Office
6 14 (42.42%) Junos
7 13 (39.39%) Wireshark
7 13 (39.39%) tcpdump
7 13 (39.39%) MS Visio
8 11 (33.33%) Linux
8 11 (33.33%) Apache
8 11 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (33.33%) Ansible
8 11 (33.33%) DevOps
9 10 (30.30%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (24.24%) HTML5
10 8 (24.24%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (24.24%) REST
10 8 (24.24%) CSS3
10 8 (24.24%) WebSockets
10 8 (24.24%) Scala
10 8 (24.24%) CouchDB
10 8 (24.24%) Use Case
10 8 (24.24%) Docker
10 8 (24.24%) Akka

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 11 (33.33%) Apache
2 8 (24.24%) Apache Spark
2 8 (24.24%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (9.09%) nginx
4 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (42.42%) MS Office
2 13 (39.39%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (30.30%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.06%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (66.67%) DHCP
2 18 (54.55%) Firewall
3 16 (48.48%) VPN
4 14 (42.42%) Junos
5 13 (39.39%) tcpdump
5 13 (39.39%) Wireshark
6 11 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (24.24%) DSL
7 8 (24.24%) LDAP
8 7 (21.21%) FCAPS
9 3 (9.09%) LAN
9 3 (9.09%) WAN
10 2 (6.06%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 1 (3.03%) Internet
11 1 (3.03%) Network Security
11 1 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (3.03%) TACACS
11 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (24.24%) Big Data
1 8 (24.24%) CouchDB
1 8 (24.24%) HBase
1 8 (24.24%) Neo4j
1 8 (24.24%) Parquet
1 8 (24.24%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.09%) Vagrant
2 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Network Support
2 13 (39.39%) Network Engineer
2 13 (39.39%) Network Support Engineer
2 13 (39.39%) Support Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) Developer
4 7 (21.21%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (21.21%) Senior Network Support
4 7 (21.21%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 7 (21.21%) Senior Support Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) Software Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Architect
6 3 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (6.06%) Juniper Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Juniper Support
8 1 (3.03%) Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Support Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) Akka
1 8 (24.24%) AngularJS
1 8 (24.24%) Apache Avro
1 8 (24.24%) CSS
1 8 (24.24%) CSS3
1 8 (24.24%) GraphX
1 8 (24.24%) HTML
1 8 (24.24%) HTML5
1 8 (24.24%) ODBC
1 8 (24.24%) REST
1 8 (24.24%) SOAP
1 8 (24.24%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (54.55%) Windows
2 17 (51.52%) Windows Server
3 11 (33.33%) Linux
4 8 (24.24%) Mesosphere
5 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.06%) Ubuntu
5 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.03%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) DevOps
2 8 (24.24%) Analytics
2 8 (24.24%) Big Data Analytics
2 8 (24.24%) Data Analytics
2 8 (24.24%) Use Case
3 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
3 4 (12.12%) Workflow
4 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL
5 2 (6.06%) Network Optimisation
5 2 (6.06%) Presales
6 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.03%) Security Architecture
6 1 (3.03%) SIEM
6 1 (3.03%) Software Deployment
6 1 (3.03%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
1 8 (24.24%) Scala
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
1 8 (24.24%) TypeScript
2 3 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 3 (9.09%) Python
2 3 (9.09%) Ruby
3 2 (6.06%) Go
3 2 (6.06%) Java
3 2 (6.06%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
2 2 (6.06%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) Docker
2 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.06%) Firmware
4 1 (3.03%) DFS Replication
4 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (33.33%) Ansible
2 8 (24.24%) Kubernetes
3 3 (9.09%) Puppet
3 3 (9.09%) Salt
3 3 (9.09%) Terraform
4 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (3.03%) SCCM
5 1 (3.03%) SCDPM
5 1 (3.03%) SCOM
5 1 (3.03%) SCOrch
5 1 (3.03%) SCSM
5 1 (3.03%) SCVMM
5 1 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 16 (48.48%) CheckPoint
2 16 (48.48%) Juniper
3 15 (45.45%) Cisco
4 7 (21.21%) Nokia
5 3 (9.09%) SaltStack
6 2 (6.06%) F5
6 2 (6.06%) Infoblox
7 1 (3.03%) Apple
7 1 (3.03%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (3.03%) MobileIron
7 1 (3.03%) Splunk
7 1 (3.03%) VMware