Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 November 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)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 57 56
Rank change year-on-year -23 -1 -11
Contract jobs citing DNS 11 32 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.86% 2.47% 2.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.15% 13.17% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 18
Wiltshire median daily rate £363 £375 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +57.89% -47.22%
10th Percentile £249 £293 £98
90th Percentile £575 £478 £575
South West median daily rate £331 £340 £350
% change year-on-year -2.57% -2.86% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - £17.50
South West median hourly rate £24.00 £37.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year -35.57% +112.86% -12.50%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 179 243 272
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 14.02% 18.76% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 142 138
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -10.22%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £209
90th Percentile £598 £550 £538
South West median daily rate £370 £350 £365
% change year-on-year +5.71% -4.11% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 11
Wiltshire median hourly rate £23.50 £45.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.78% +15.38% +67.96%
10th Percentile £14.35 £28.34 £16.25
90th Percentile £37.53 £77.50 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £31.50 £33.00 £39.63
% change year-on-year -4.55% -16.72% +76.11%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Wiltshire

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DNS in Wiltshire

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DNS in Wiltshire

DNS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DNS 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -22 5 £450 +20.00% 1
Chippenham +7 1 £200 +26.98%
DNS
South West

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 10 (90.91%) DHCP
2 8 (72.73%) VMware
3 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (45.45%) Puppet
4 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) Java
5 4 (36.36%) FTP
5 4 (36.36%) HTTP
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) IPsec
5 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) Google
5 4 (36.36%) Xen
5 4 (36.36%) Route 53
5 4 (36.36%) Open Source
5 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (36.36%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (36.36%) Amazon S3
5 4 (36.36%) Google App Engine
5 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
5 4 (36.36%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (36.36%) DevOps
5 4 (36.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 4 (36.36%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (36.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (36.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (36.36%) AWS Lambda

DNS
Co-occurring 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 3 (27.27%) Apache
1 3 (27.27%) IIS
1 3 (27.27%) Jetty
1 3 (27.27%) Mongrel
1 3 (27.27%) nginx
1 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
1 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon S3
1 4 (36.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 4 (36.36%) AWS Lambda
1 4 (36.36%) Google App Engine
1 4 (36.36%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (36.36%) Route 53
1 4 (36.36%) Serverless
1 4 (36.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) DHCP
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) FTP
3 4 (36.36%) HTTP
3 4 (36.36%) IPsec
4 3 (27.27%) SSL
4 3 (27.27%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (9.09%) Firewall
5 1 (9.09%) IPv4
5 1 (9.09%) LAN
5 1 (9.09%) Skype
5 1 (9.09%) SMS
5 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
5 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 3 (27.27%) Travis CI
3 1 (9.09%) Artifactory
3 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) SonarQube
3 1 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (9.09%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
1 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) HPUX Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Support
3 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
1 3 (27.27%) J2EE
1 3 (27.27%) Servlets
2 1 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (9.09%) LAMP
2 1 (9.09%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (9.09%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Public Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) CentOS
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
5 1 (9.09%) CoreOS
5 1 (9.09%) HPUX
5 1 (9.09%) Solaris
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) Auto-Scaling
1 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
1 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (36.36%) DevOps
1 4 (36.36%) Open Source
2 3 (27.27%) DSDM
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
2 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
3 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) Ruby
3 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 2 (18.18%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) CCIE
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) Xen
3 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 3 (27.27%) Docker
4 2 (18.18%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (9.09%) GlusterFS
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (9.09%) VirtualBox
5 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Ansible
2 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 1 (9.09%) Nagios
2 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (9.09%) OSSEC
2 1 (9.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Google
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
5 1 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Infoblox
5 1 (9.09%) New Relic
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) SAP