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 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)
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 52 50 47
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing DNS 11 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.64% 2.32% 1.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 12.31% 11.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 7
Median daily rate £365 £360 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% +1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £323 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £410 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £20.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.42%
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 Wiltshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
99 130 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 14.80% 18.84% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 89 53
Median daily rate £365 £363 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% -12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £375 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 6
Median hourly rate £38.50 £18.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+113.88% -20.66%
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 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 26 February 2017.

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 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
Swindon -2 4 £264 -26.73% 2
Salisbury - 2 £365 -
DNS
South West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) LAN
2 8 (50.00%) WAN
2 8 (50.00%) Firewall
3 7 (43.75%) Wireless
3 7 (43.75%) Load Balancing
3 7 (43.75%) Apache
3 7 (43.75%) VPN
3 7 (43.75%) Citrix
3 7 (43.75%) SIEM
3 7 (43.75%) NetScaler
3 7 (43.75%) Ansible
3 7 (43.75%) DevOps
4 6 (37.50%) SaltStack
4 6 (37.50%) Terraform
4 6 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 6 (37.50%) Puppet
4 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 6 (37.50%) Python
4 6 (37.50%) nginx
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) Ruby
5 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
5 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 5 (31.25%) Vagrant
5 5 (31.25%) Salt
6 4 (25.00%) SANS
6 4 (25.00%) Data Encryption

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 7 (43.75%) Apache
2 6 (37.50%) nginx
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
3 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (25.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Firewall
1 8 (50.00%) LAN
1 8 (50.00%) WAN
2 7 (43.75%) NetScaler
2 7 (43.75%) VPN
2 7 (43.75%) Wireless
3 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
4 4 (25.00%) SSL
5 2 (12.50%) DHCP
6 1 (6.25%) DSL
6 1 (6.25%) FCAPS
6 1 (6.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (6.25%) Big Data
1 1 (6.25%) CouchDB
1 1 (6.25%) HBase
1 1 (6.25%) Neo4j
1 1 (6.25%) Parquet
1 1 (6.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
1 5 (31.25%) Vagrant
2 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Information Security Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Integration Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Network Integration Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Information Security Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support
5 1 (6.25%) Mac Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Akka
1 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Avro
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) CSS3
1 1 (6.25%) GraphX
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) HTML5
1 1 (6.25%) ODBC
1 1 (6.25%) REST
1 1 (6.25%) SOAP
1 1 (6.25%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
3 1 (6.25%) Mesosphere
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) DevOps
1 7 (43.75%) Load Balancing
1 7 (43.75%) SIEM
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Data Encryption
3 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (25.00%) Information Security
3 4 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Network Segmentation
3 4 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 4 (25.00%) Security Management
4 3 (18.75%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 2 (12.50%) Protective Monitoring
6 1 (6.25%) Big Data Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Bash Shell
1 6 (37.50%) Python
1 6 (37.50%) Ruby
2 4 (25.00%) Go
2 4 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) Scala
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) SANS
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) Ansible
2 6 (37.50%) Puppet
2 6 (37.50%) Terraform
3 5 (31.25%) Salt
4 4 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (6.25%) Galera Cluster
5 1 (6.25%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Citrix
2 6 (37.50%) SaltStack
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) Aruba
4 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (25.00%) Intel Security
4 4 (25.00%) Juniper
4 4 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco
6 1 (6.25%) Apple
6 1 (6.25%) F5
6 1 (6.25%) MobileIron
6 1 (6.25%) Nokia