Period
to 15 November 2018

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 15 November 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)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 82 61
Rank change year-on-year -12 -21 -3
Contract jobs citing DNS 21 7 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.21% 0.57% 2.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.24% 4.09% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 20
Wiltshire median daily rate £413 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.92% -13.33% +57.89%
10th Percentile £301 £229 £293
90th Percentile £520 £560 £478
South West median daily rate £375 £325 £340
% change year-on-year +15.38% -4.41% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £47.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £47.00 £31.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +49.21% -21.25% +113.33%

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 290 171 228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 16.74% 13.89% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 99 132
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.56% +7.29%
10th Percentile £140 £254 £251
90th Percentile £581 £600 £563
South West median daily rate £388 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +6.16% +4.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 4 7
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £34.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.50% -22.78% +15.38%
10th Percentile £17.50 £17.28 £24.19
90th Percentile £47.00 £45.25 £77.50
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £32.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year +31.78% +7.50% -23.57%

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 15 November 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 15 November 2018. 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 -3 11 £413 +26.92%
Corsham - 6 £269 - 2
Salisbury - 1 £475 -
Trowbridge - 1 - -
DNS
South West

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 15 (71.43%) DHCP
2 15 (71.43%) VMware
3 11 (52.38%) Cisco
3 11 (52.38%) Windows
4 10 (47.62%) Linux
4 10 (47.62%) Firewall
5 9 (42.86%) Unix
5 9 (42.86%) Solaris
5 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 9 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (42.86%) Docker
6 8 (38.10%) Red Hat
7 7 (33.33%) Middleware
7 7 (33.33%) AIX
7 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 7 (33.33%) Gerrit
7 7 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
7 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 7 (33.33%) Load Balancing
7 7 (33.33%) DevOps
7 7 (33.33%) Ansible
7 7 (33.33%) OpenShift
8 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
8 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
8 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
9 5 (23.81%) SAN

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 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) IIS
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.52%) Apache
3 2 (9.52%) Confluence
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (9.52%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (33.33%) OpenShift
3 2 (9.52%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 15 (71.43%) DHCP
2 10 (47.62%) Firewall
3 5 (23.81%) SAN
4 3 (14.29%) Internet
4 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 3 (14.29%) VPN
5 2 (9.52%) NetScaler
5 2 (9.52%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (9.52%) Skype
5 2 (9.52%) VSAN
6 1 (4.76%) BIG-IP
6 1 (4.76%) EIGRP
6 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
6 1 (4.76%) HSRP
6 1 (4.76%) Junos
6 1 (4.76%) OSPF
6 1 (4.76%) PPP
6 1 (4.76%) SNMP
6 1 (4.76%) VLAN
6 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Gerrit
1 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (9.52%) JIRA
General
1 2 (9.52%) Military
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (14.29%) Kubernetes Specialist
2 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Linux Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Wintel Support
3 2 (9.52%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) DevOps Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Field Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) IT Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) IT Support
4 1 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (9.52%) JSON
3 1 (4.76%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) PKI
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Replication
2 2 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.76%) iPhone
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Linux
3 9 (42.86%) Solaris
3 9 (42.86%) Unix
4 7 (33.33%) AIX
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
8 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
8 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (4.76%) Android
9 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) DevOps
1 7 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
3 2 (9.52%) Demand Management
3 2 (9.52%) Deployment Automation
3 2 (9.52%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
3 2 (9.52%) Migration
3 2 (9.52%) NsoIT
3 2 (9.52%) Patch Management
3 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
3 2 (9.52%) Security Hardening
4 1 (4.76%) Antivirus Management
4 1 (4.76%) Business Transformation
4 1 (4.76%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.76%) C
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) CCNA
4 2 (9.52%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) MCSA
4 2 (9.52%) MCSE
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (4.76%) CCIE
5 1 (4.76%) CCMSE
5 1 (4.76%) CCNP
5 1 (4.76%) CCSA
5 1 (4.76%) CCSE
5 1 (4.76%) JNCIE
System Software
1 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 9 (42.86%) Docker
3 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (9.52%) vSphere
6 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Ansible
1 7 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
2 5 (23.81%) SCCM
2 5 (23.81%) SCOM
2 5 (23.81%) WSUS
3 3 (14.29%) Kubernetes
4 2 (9.52%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (9.52%) Puppet
4 2 (9.52%) vCenter Server
5 1 (4.76%) FortiGate
5 1 (4.76%) HAProxy
5 1 (4.76%) WMI
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) VMware
2 11 (52.38%) Cisco
3 8 (38.10%) Red Hat
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (19.05%) ServiceNow
6 3 (14.29%) HP
7 2 (9.52%) Atlassian
7 2 (9.52%) F5
7 2 (9.52%) McAfee
8 1 (4.76%) CA
8 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
8 1 (4.76%) Juniper
8 1 (4.76%) Lotus
8 1 (4.76%) Remedy