The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 45 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing DNS 6 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.23% 1.23% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.04% 22.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £325 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £339 £313
% change year-on-year
-4.05% +8.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £18.00 £16.63
% change year-on-year
+58.33% +8.27%
DNS
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
46 18 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 9.45% 5.54% 8.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 15 15
Median daily rate £340 £315 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £241 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Median hourly rate £38.00 £14.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+171.42% -60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.67% +7.50%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Coventry region with a requirement for DNS.

1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) DHCP
3 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (40.00%) EMC
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) Skype for Business
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (30.00%) vSphere
4 3 (30.00%) XenApp
4 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) iSCSI
4 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (30.00%) Symantec
4 3 (30.00%) MPLS

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (40.00%) DHCP
3 3 (30.00%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (30.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (30.00%) MPLS
3 3 (30.00%) SAN
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) ICMP
4 2 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) GoCD
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Lead Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Replication
3 1 (10.00%) Clustering
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Build Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) PLM
3 2 (20.00%) Server Building
3 2 (20.00%) SOA
3 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (10.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) vSphere
3 3 (30.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (20.00%) Packer
2 2 (20.00%) Terraform
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM
3 1 (10.00%) SCOM
3 1 (10.00%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix
2 4 (40.00%) EMC
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Sophos
3 3 (30.00%) Symantec
4 2 (20.00%) Splunk
5 1 (10.00%) Siemens