The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 22 28 31
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Contract jobs citing DNS 10 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 4.57% 2.60% 3.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 19.44% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 8
Median daily rate £350 £295 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% -23.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £282 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £389 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +56.25%
DNS
East 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 Derbyshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 36 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 18.26% 13.38% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 19 17
Median daily rate £325 £300 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £280 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £425 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +23.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

DNS
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
Derby +4 5 £350 -17.64%
Chesterfield +5 3 £275 -3.50% 1
DNS
East Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 12 (92.31%) DHCP
2 10 (76.92%) Manufacturing
3 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
3 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 9 (69.23%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle
4 8 (61.54%) Relational Database
4 8 (61.54%) RDBMS
4 8 (61.54%) ITIL
5 7 (53.85%) Service Delivery
5 7 (53.85%) TOGAF
5 7 (53.85%) Information Assurance
6 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
6 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
6 6 (46.15%) HP
7 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (30.77%) Cisco
8 4 (30.77%) Degree
9 3 (23.08%) Firewall
9 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
9 3 (23.08%) LAN
9 3 (23.08%) WAN
9 3 (23.08%) ISA Server
9 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
10 2 (15.38%) MPLS
10 2 (15.38%) Citrix
10 2 (15.38%) SAN
10 2 (15.38%) Windows
10 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
10 2 (15.38%) Wireless

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) DHCP
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) LAN
2 3 (23.08%) WAN
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (15.38%) MPLS
3 2 (15.38%) SAN
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) Wireless
4 1 (7.69%) BIG-IP
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
4 1 (7.69%) IPsec
4 1 (7.69%) Multicast
4 1 (7.69%) OSPF
4 1 (7.69%) SNMP
4 1 (7.69%) SSL
4 1 (7.69%) VLAN
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) RDBMS
2 8 (61.54%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (76.92%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Technical Leader
2 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Network Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Security Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Wintel Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Information Assurance
2 7 (53.85%) Service Delivery
2 7 (53.85%) TOGAF
3 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) Network Design
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security
5 1 (7.69%) Logistics
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.69%) Python
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) CCDP
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) CCSE
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) ISA Server
3 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (7.69%) FortiGate
1 1 (7.69%) Nessus
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 6 (46.15%) HP
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) F5
6 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
6 1 (7.69%) Intel
6 1 (7.69%) Intel Security
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
6 1 (7.69%) SonicWALL