The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 48 52 59
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Contract jobs citing DNS 9 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.52% 1.61% 1.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 12.79% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 8
Median daily rate £203 £413 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.90% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £375 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £469 £352
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £41.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+47.22% -20.00%
DNS
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
72 86 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.18% 12.61% 14.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 46 68
Median daily rate £363 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £235 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 12
Median hourly rate £21.50 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.25% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.50 £27.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DNS across the Cambridgeshire region.

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

DNS
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Cambridge +9 8 £203 -52.35% 6
DNS
East of England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) DHCP
2 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
3 9 (52.94%) PowerShell
3 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 9 (52.94%) ITIL
4 7 (41.18%) Linux
4 7 (41.18%) LDAP
4 7 (41.18%) Oracle
4 7 (41.18%) IIS
5 6 (35.29%) WSUS
6 5 (29.41%) HP
6 5 (29.41%) SAN
7 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
7 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
7 4 (23.53%) Nagios
7 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (23.53%) Firewall
7 4 (23.53%) Clustering
7 4 (23.53%) Solaris
7 4 (23.53%) EMC
7 4 (23.53%) Kerberos
7 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
7 4 (23.53%) TippingPoint
7 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (23.53%) PKI
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (23.53%) Open Source
7 4 (23.53%) OSSEC
7 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 7 (41.18%) IIS
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
3 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
4 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.88%) nginx
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (17.65%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.88%) IaaS
3 1 (5.88%) Office 365
3 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) DHCP
2 7 (41.18%) LDAP
3 5 (29.41%) SAN
4 4 (23.53%) Firewall
4 4 (23.53%) Kerberos
5 1 (5.88%) AMQP
5 1 (5.88%) HTTP
5 1 (5.88%) LAN
5 1 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (5.88%) SSL
5 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Administrator
1 10 (58.82%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (17.65%) Identity Management Administrator
4 3 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
5 2 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (11.76%) Active Directory Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) OAuth
1 3 (17.65%) SAML
2 1 (5.88%) JSON
2 1 (5.88%) Kafka
2 1 (5.88%) Node.js
2 1 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Clustering
1 4 (23.53%) PKI
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Solaris
4 3 (17.65%) Unix
4 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) Mac OS
5 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (23.53%) High Availability
2 4 (23.53%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (23.53%) Open Source
2 4 (23.53%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Change Control
3 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
3 3 (17.65%) Identity Management
3 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
3 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) PowerShell
2 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
3 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Go
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CCNA
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (5.88%) MCSA
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) iptables
3 3 (17.65%) Postfix
3 3 (17.65%) Sendmail
3 3 (17.65%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (17.65%) vSphere
4 2 (11.76%) Terminal Server
5 1 (5.88%) Docker
5 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) WSUS
2 4 (23.53%) Nagios
2 4 (23.53%) OSSEC
3 3 (17.65%) Cobbler
3 3 (17.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Puppet
4 1 (5.88%) Consul
4 1 (5.88%) HAProxy
4 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle
3 5 (29.41%) HP
4 4 (23.53%) EMC
4 4 (23.53%) LogRhythm
4 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
4 4 (23.53%) TippingPoint
5 3 (17.65%) ServiceNow
5 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds
5 3 (17.65%) Splunk
6 2 (11.76%) Apple
6 2 (11.76%) Dell
6 2 (11.76%) IBM
6 2 (11.76%) VMware
7 1 (5.88%) Cisco
7 1 (5.88%) Citrix
7 1 (5.88%) Cognos
7 1 (5.88%) NetApp
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