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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 19 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs citing DNS 9 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 4.43% 3.95% 2.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.32% 24.32% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 4
Median daily rate £275 £305 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.83% -18.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £20.19 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+38.71% +26.15%
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
37 37 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 18.23% 16.23% 11.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 13
Median daily rate £275 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £280 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £455 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Median hourly rate £12.50 £40.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.75% +263.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +33.33%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

DNS Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 June 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 +9 5 £508 +12.59% 3
Chesterfield -1 3 £275 -9.83%
DNS
East Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 14 (87.50%) DHCP
2 13 (81.25%) Manufacturing
3 10 (62.50%) ITIL
3 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
4 9 (56.25%) TOGAF
5 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 8 (50.00%) Oracle
5 8 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
6 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (43.75%) HP
7 6 (37.50%) Service Delivery
7 6 (37.50%) Cisco
7 6 (37.50%) Information Assurance
8 4 (25.00%) Citrix
8 4 (25.00%) SAN
8 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (25.00%) Degree
9 3 (18.75%) Wireless
9 3 (18.75%) Clustering
9 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (18.75%) Intel
9 3 (18.75%) Firewall
9 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
9 3 (18.75%) MPLS
9 3 (18.75%) LAN
9 3 (18.75%) WAN
9 3 (18.75%) MCSE

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) WinCC
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) DHCP
2 4 (25.00%) SAN
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) LAN
3 3 (18.75%) MPLS
3 3 (18.75%) WAN
3 3 (18.75%) Wireless
4 2 (12.50%) SNMP
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (6.25%) Network Security
5 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.25%) VLAN
5 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (81.25%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Technical Leader
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Network Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Security Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Support Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Wintel Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Clustering
3 2 (12.50%) FMCG
3 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) ITIL
2 9 (56.25%) TOGAF
3 6 (37.50%) Information Assurance
3 6 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) Logistics
5 2 (12.50%) Network Design
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
1 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (18.75%) MCSE
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.25%) CCDP
4 1 (6.25%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) CCNP
4 1 (6.25%) CCSE
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) ISA Server
3 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Server
3 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) FortiGate
1 1 (6.25%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 7 (43.75%) HP
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco
4 4 (25.00%) Citrix
5 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
5 3 (18.75%) Intel
6 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
6 1 (6.25%) Intel Security
6 1 (6.25%) SonicWALL
6 1 (6.25%) VMware