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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 55 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing DNS 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.36% 0.55% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.65% 10.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £270 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £21.53 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+28.91% +19.58%
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
43 20 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 7.66% 5.52% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 15 20
Median daily rate £400 £270 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £240 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £347
% change year-on-year
- +4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £9.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+321.05% -68.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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 1 October 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 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) DHCP
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
3 3 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (37.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) EMC
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) Symantec
3 3 (37.50%) MPLS
3 3 (37.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (37.50%) Sophos
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) Replication

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 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
2 2 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (12.50%) IaaS
2 1 (12.50%) PaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Route 53
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (37.50%) iSCSI
3 3 (37.50%) MPLS
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) ICMP
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) GoCD
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (25.00%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (37.50%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Build Automation
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (25.00%) Open Source
2 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Microservices
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) vSphere
2 3 (37.50%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) NetBackup
1 3 (37.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (25.00%) Packer
2 2 (25.00%) Terraform
3 1 (12.50%) Ansible
3 1 (12.50%) Puppet
3 1 (12.50%) SCCM
3 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) EMC
2 3 (37.50%) Sophos
2 3 (37.50%) Symantec
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Splunk