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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 40 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing DNS 2 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.55% 2.47% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.45% 19.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +7.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +56.25%
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
31 41 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 8.49% 12.65% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 10
Median daily rate £363 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £260 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.66 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.39% -31.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.00%

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 25 May 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 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Server Building
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) PLM
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) IT Governance
3 1 (25.00%) PKI
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Teamcenter
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) WAP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Siemens
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Linux

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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Lead Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) PLM
2 2 (50.00%) Server Building
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) IT Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) EMC
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Siemens
1 1 (25.00%) VMware