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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 59 50 49
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Contract jobs citing DNS 3 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.46% 1.09% 1.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.08% 7.29% 11.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 6
Median daily rate £363 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £313 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £370 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +56.25%
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
144 96 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 22.19% 14.95% 15.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 56 66
Median daily rate £363 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 6
Median hourly rate £46.25 £14.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+230.35% -65.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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
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 30 May 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 +2 2 £363 +11.53%
Malmesbury - 1 - - 1
DNS
South West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 14 (82.35%) Windows
1 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 12 (70.59%) DHCP
3 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
3 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (58.82%) VMware
4 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
4 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
5 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
6 8 (47.06%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (47.06%) ITIL
6 8 (47.06%) NetApp
7 7 (41.18%) Sophos
7 7 (41.18%) VMware ESX
7 7 (41.18%) Migration
7 7 (41.18%) vSphere
8 6 (35.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (35.29%) MCSE
8 6 (35.29%) MCSA
9 5 (29.41%) Linux
9 5 (29.41%) WSUS

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 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
2 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (17.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (11.76%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) DHCP
2 4 (23.53%) Firewall
3 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 3 (17.65%) VPN
4 2 (11.76%) LAN
4 2 (11.76%) SSL
4 2 (11.76%) Telepresence
4 2 (11.76%) VoIP
4 2 (11.76%) WAN
4 2 (11.76%) Wireless
4 2 (11.76%) Wireless Security
5 1 (5.88%) ADSL
5 1 (5.88%) Broadband
5 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
5 1 (5.88%) Multicast
5 1 (5.88%) NAS
5 1 (5.88%) SAN
5 1 (5.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Multimedia
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) IT Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior IT Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Network Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) TIBCO Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) J2EE
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
3 3 (17.65%) Blackberry
4 2 (11.76%) Clustering
5 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (29.41%) Linux
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) Migration
3 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
4 2 (11.76%) Network Design
5 1 (5.88%) B2B
5 1 (5.88%) DevOps
5 1 (5.88%) High Availability
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.88%) ITSM
5 1 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) Process Management
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management
5 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) MCSA
1 6 (35.29%) MCSE
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (35.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) CCDA
3 1 (5.88%) CCDP
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 8 (47.06%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (41.18%) VMware ESX
3 7 (41.18%) vSphere
4 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) WSUS
2 1 (5.88%) Hyperic
2 1 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 10 (58.82%) VMware
3 8 (47.06%) NetApp
4 7 (41.18%) Sophos
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle
6 3 (17.65%) Forcepoint
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco
7 2 (11.76%) Intel Security
8 1 (5.88%) Citrix
8 1 (5.88%) Dell
8 1 (5.88%) F5
8 1 (5.88%) hybris
8 1 (5.88%) IBM
8 1 (5.88%) Intel
8 1 (5.88%) Juniper
8 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
8 1 (5.88%) Riverbed
8 1 (5.88%) TIBCO