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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 35 51 47
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Contract jobs citing DNS 15 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.93% 0.99% 2.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.23% 7.41% 14.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £515 £263 £163
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+96.19% +61.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £263 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £263 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £363
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -4.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -52.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.25 £20.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-8.75% -16.66%

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
78 81 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 15.23% 13.37% 14.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 39 49
Median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £222 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £438 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 16
Median hourly rate £21.25 £55.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.36% +39.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £38.75 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

DNS Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +14 6 £348 +32.38% 4
DNS
East of England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 12 (57.14%) DHCP
2 11 (52.38%) TCP/IP
3 10 (47.62%) Windows
3 10 (47.62%) Linux
3 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
4 9 (42.86%) SSL
4 9 (42.86%) Python
4 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 9 (42.86%) HTTP
4 9 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 9 (42.86%) Ubuntu
4 9 (42.86%) JSON
4 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 9 (42.86%) PaaS
4 9 (42.86%) Node.js
4 9 (42.86%) REST
4 9 (42.86%) IaaS
4 9 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (42.86%) Docker
4 9 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (38.10%) CoreOS
5 8 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (38.10%) Kanban
5 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (38.10%) TDD
5 8 (38.10%) Scrum
5 8 (38.10%) SOA
5 8 (38.10%) .NET
6 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 6 (28.57%) LDAP

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 4 (19.05%) IIS
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) IaaS
1 9 (42.86%) PaaS
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) DHCP
2 11 (52.38%) TCP/IP
3 9 (42.86%) HTTP
3 9 (42.86%) SSL
4 6 (28.57%) LDAP
5 4 (19.05%) Kerberos
6 1 (4.76%) AMQP
6 1 (4.76%) Firewall
6 1 (4.76%) Internet
6 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
6 1 (4.76%) VPN
6 1 (4.76%) WebEx
6 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Platform Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Administrator
2 5 (23.81%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Identity Management Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (9.52%) Service Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Support
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) JSON
1 9 (42.86%) Node.js
1 9 (42.86%) REST
2 8 (38.10%) .NET
3 3 (14.29%) OAuth
3 3 (14.29%) SAML
4 1 (4.76%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Clustering
1 4 (19.05%) PKI
2 2 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Linux
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Ubuntu
3 8 (38.10%) CoreOS
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.76%) Mac OS
6 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
1 9 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (38.10%) Kanban
2 8 (38.10%) Scrum
2 8 (38.10%) SOA
2 8 (38.10%) TDD
3 3 (14.29%) Identity Management
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 9 (42.86%) Python
2 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.76%) Go
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) MCSE
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 9 (42.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (28.57%) WSUS
3 3 (14.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Consul
4 1 (4.76%) HAProxy
4 1 (4.76%) SCCM
4 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) Apple
3 2 (9.52%) Dell
3 2 (9.52%) HP
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) VMware