Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 22 July 2018 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 95 76
Rank change year-on-year +5 -19 +17
Contract jobs citing DNS 17 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.12% 1.14% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.83% 6.92% 6.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 16
Milton Keynes median daily rate £370 £343 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.03% -19.88% +6.88%
10th Percentile £105 £308 £344
90th Percentile £494 £438 £470
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £380 £340 £425
% change year-on-year +11.76% -20.00% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

DNS is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 157 260 262
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 10.32% 16.51% 18.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 145 128
Milton Keynes median daily rate £420 £407 £434
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.19% -6.17% +8.44%
10th Percentile £297 £300 £263
90th Percentile £501 £550 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £412 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +3.06% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 11
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £53.33 £16.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +233.31% +33.33% -31.79%
10th Percentile £14.31 £15.20 £9.00
90th Percentile £55.00 £18.16 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £41.75 £16.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +160.94% +23.08% -48.00%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Milton Keynes

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DNS in Milton Keynes

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DNS in Milton Keynes

DNS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DNS in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for DNS.

1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) DHCP
2 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 9 (52.94%) LAN
3 9 (52.94%) WAN
3 9 (52.94%) ITIL
4 8 (47.06%) Firewall
5 7 (41.18%) Unix
5 7 (41.18%) Linux
6 6 (35.29%) IIS
6 6 (35.29%) Retail
7 5 (29.41%) Cisco
7 5 (29.41%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
7 5 (29.41%) Decision-Making
8 4 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (23.53%) ITIL V3
8 4 (23.53%) SSL
8 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (23.53%) CCNA
8 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (23.53%) Service Management
8 4 (23.53%) ITSM
8 4 (23.53%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (23.53%) VMware
8 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (23.53%) Forcepoint
8 4 (23.53%) Mainframe

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (35.29%) IIS
2 3 (17.65%) nginx
3 2 (11.76%) Apache
3 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (11.76%) NetWeaver
3 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) GitHub
2 2 (11.76%) Google Analytics
2 2 (11.76%) IaaS
2 2 (11.76%) PaaS
2 2 (11.76%) SaaS
3 1 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) DHCP
2 9 (52.94%) LAN
2 9 (52.94%) WAN
3 8 (47.06%) Firewall
4 4 (23.53%) SSL
4 4 (23.53%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (11.76%) BGP
5 2 (11.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (11.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (11.76%) OSPF
5 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 2 (11.76%) VLAN
6 1 (5.88%) Wireless
6 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) GIS
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Artifactory
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (35.29%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Service Manager
2 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (17.65%) Network Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Network Services Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Data Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Data Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Technical Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
1 2 (11.76%) J2EE
1 2 (11.76%) LAMP
1 2 (11.76%) Spring
2 1 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (5.88%) Middleware
2 1 (5.88%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
2 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (23.53%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Unix
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.76%) Android
5 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
5 2 (11.76%) DC/OS
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Decision-Making
2 5 (29.41%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL V3
3 4 (23.53%) ITSM
3 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
3 4 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (23.53%) Service Management
3 4 (23.53%) Trend Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Change Management
4 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
4 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
4 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.76%) Open Source
5 2 (11.76%) SEO
5 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
5 2 (11.76%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.76%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) PHP
2 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) CCNA
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) CCNP
2 3 (17.65%) MCSA
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
3 3 (17.65%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (17.65%) ISA Server
3 3 (17.65%) UAG
3 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (11.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Ansible
1 2 (11.76%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.88%) Kibana
2 1 (5.88%) logstash
2 1 (5.88%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) Forcepoint
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Google
3 3 (17.65%) Remedy
4 2 (11.76%) ATG
4 2 (11.76%) Computacenter
4 2 (11.76%) Demandware
4 2 (11.76%) F5
4 2 (11.76%) hybris
4 2 (11.76%) IBM
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 2 (11.76%) SAP
5 1 (5.88%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (5.88%) Juniper
5 1 (5.88%) McAfee
5 1 (5.88%) Percona