Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for DNS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DNS over the 6 months to 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 55 47
Rank change year-on-year +6 -8 -2
Contract jobs citing DNS 18 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 2.58% 0.35% 1.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.07% 1.83% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 4
Basingstoke median daily rate £425 £300 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.67% -28.36% +34.00%
10th Percentile £366 £199 £394
90th Percentile £493 £411 £534
Hampshire median daily rate £469 £335 £425
% change year-on-year +39.93% -21.18% +29.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Basingstoke median hourly rate £16.50 - £22.50
10th Percentile £14.75 - £21.25
90th Percentile £18.25 - £23.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £47.83 £18.50
% change year-on-year -11.14% +158.54% +37.04%

DNS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 223 109 99
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 31.90% 18.86% 21.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 45 37
Basingstoke median daily rate £366 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.64% -9.68% +35.96%
10th Percentile £213 £210 £244
90th Percentile £477 £600 £543
Hampshire median daily rate £403 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +7.47% -1.32% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 15 5
Basingstoke median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £12.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +101.21% -11.25%
10th Percentile £10.18 £18.00 £10.38
90th Percentile £27.50 £27.50 £20.15
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £38.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year -48.05% +14.07% +22.73%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing DNS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Basingstoke

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DNS in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for DNS in Basingstoke

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DNS in Basingstoke

DNS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DNS in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for DNS.

1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Linux
3 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 8 (44.44%) Data Centre
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (38.89%) DHCP
4 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
4 7 (38.89%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) VMware
5 6 (33.33%) PCI DSS
5 6 (33.33%) WAN
5 6 (33.33%) Cisco
5 6 (33.33%) Firewall
6 5 (27.78%) Project Management
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
6 5 (27.78%) Puppet
6 5 (27.78%) F5
7 4 (22.22%) SIEM
7 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (22.22%) Network Management
7 4 (22.22%) SaaS
7 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (22.22%) GIAC
7 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
7 4 (22.22%) GCIH
7 4 (22.22%) WSUS
7 4 (22.22%) VPN

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 3 (16.67%) Apache
1 3 (16.67%) JBoss
1 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.11%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) SaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 7 (38.89%) DHCP
3 6 (33.33%) Firewall
3 6 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (22.22%) BGP
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (22.22%) LAN
4 4 (22.22%) MPLS
4 4 (22.22%) VPN
5 3 (16.67%) EIGRP
5 3 (16.67%) LDAP
5 3 (16.67%) OSPF
5 3 (16.67%) SSL
5 3 (16.67%) TACACS
6 2 (11.11%) Ethernet
6 2 (11.11%) IPsec
6 2 (11.11%) LTE
6 2 (11.11%) Wireless
7 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MS Access
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) MSI
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Network Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Active Directory Designer
3 2 (11.11%) Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Designer
3 2 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Network Support
3 2 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Solutions Designer
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Broadcast Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (5.56%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) PKI
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Clustering
4 1 (5.56%) Replication
4 1 (5.56%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Linux
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.56%) CentOS
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
1 5 (27.78%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) Change Management
2 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Network Management
2 4 (22.22%) SIEM
3 3 (16.67%) Change Control
3 3 (16.67%) Fault Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 2 (11.11%) Identity Management
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security
4 2 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (11.11%) Server Hardening
4 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Coaching
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Perl
1 4 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) CISSP
1 4 (22.22%) GCIH
1 4 (22.22%) GIAC
2 3 (16.67%) CCNP
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (16.67%) RHCSA
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) CCDP
4 1 (5.56%) JNCIS
4 1 (5.56%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.56%) Docker
4 1 (5.56%) KVM
4 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (5.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Puppet
2 4 (22.22%) WSUS
3 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (11.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (11.11%) SCOM
5 1 (5.56%) Ansible
5 1 (5.56%) FortiGate
5 1 (5.56%) Grafana
5 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
5 1 (5.56%) logstash
5 1 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Netcool
5 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (5.56%) PowerCLI
5 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) VMware
2 6 (33.33%) Cisco
3 5 (27.78%) F5
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 3 (16.67%) EMC
5 3 (16.67%) Palo Alto
6 2 (11.11%) Arista
6 2 (11.11%) Brocade
6 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 2 (11.11%) Infoblox
6 2 (11.11%) Juniper
6 2 (11.11%) Riverbed
7 1 (5.56%) Altiris
7 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
7 1 (5.56%) Fujitsu
7 1 (5.56%) HP
7 1 (5.56%) Intel
7 1 (5.56%) McAfee
7 1 (5.56%) Motorola
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