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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
East Midlands / Derbyshire
Rank 31 31 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Contract jobs citing DNS 11 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 4.45% 1.53% 2.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.44% 7.27% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 1
Median daily rate £330 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £359
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -3.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £20.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-11.25% -16.66%

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
45 55 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 18.22% 21.07% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 38 10
Median daily rate £300 £350 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -15.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £153 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £490 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £16.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 - £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.84 - £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 0 7 £330 -5.71% 1
Chesterfield - 3 £275 -
DNS
East Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 26 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (76.92%) DHCP
3 14 (53.85%) Manufacturing
4 13 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 12 (46.15%) Relational Database
5 12 (46.15%) RDBMS
5 12 (46.15%) Oracle
5 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
5 12 (46.15%) Windows
6 11 (42.31%) TOGAF
7 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 10 (38.46%) Server Building
7 10 (38.46%) Virtual Servers
7 10 (38.46%) Siemens
7 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
8 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
8 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (34.62%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (30.77%) Cisco
10 7 (26.92%) VMware
10 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
11 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (23.08%) Clustering
11 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
12 5 (19.23%) LDAP
12 5 (19.23%) VB.NET
12 5 (19.23%) .NET

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 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) IIS
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (76.92%) DHCP
2 5 (19.23%) Firewall
2 5 (19.23%) Kerberos
2 5 (19.23%) LDAP
3 3 (11.54%) LAN
3 3 (11.54%) MPLS
4 2 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (7.69%) SNMP
4 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.69%) VLAN
4 2 (7.69%) WAN
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (3.85%) SAN
5 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.85%) Wireless
5 1 (3.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) RDBMS
1 12 (46.15%) Relational Database
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
General
1 14 (53.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Architect
2 4 (15.38%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Leader
4 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) IT Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) IT Support
4 2 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Remote Desktop Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Remote Desktop Support
4 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) .NET
1 5 (19.23%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (23.08%) Clustering
3 5 (19.23%) PKI
4 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
5 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
6 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.85%) Linux
7 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) TOGAF
2 10 (38.46%) Server Building
3 9 (34.62%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (3.85%) Application Packaging
5 1 (3.85%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (3.85%) Dependency Management
5 1 (3.85%) High Availability
5 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) VB.NET
2 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
3 4 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.85%) MCITP
5 1 (3.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 10 (38.46%) Virtual Servers
3 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.69%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.85%) ISA Server
5 1 (3.85%) XenApp
5 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 5 (19.23%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) MIIS
2 1 (3.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle
2 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 10 (38.46%) Siemens
3 8 (30.77%) Cisco
4 7 (26.92%) VMware
5 5 (19.23%) Intel Security
5 5 (19.23%) Symantec
6 4 (15.38%) Citrix
6 4 (15.38%) HP
7 3 (11.54%) Intel
8 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
8 2 (7.69%) Dell
8 2 (7.69%) NetApp
9 1 (3.85%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (3.85%) LANDesk