The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank - 26 35
Contract jobs citing DNS 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire - 2.36% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 15.63% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Average daily rate
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- £325 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+19.58% -10.00%
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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
27 32 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 12.74% 15.09% 10.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 19
Average daily rate £275 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £88
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +1.24%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DNS across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DNS.

1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) DHCP
2 6 (54.55%) Manufacturing
3 4 (36.36%) TOGAF
3 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 4 (36.36%) Information Assurance
3 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
4 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
4 3 (27.27%) Blackberry
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (27.27%) ISA Server
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DNS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (18.18%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (9.09%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) DHCP
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) BIG-IP
3 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
3 2 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (18.18%) SNMP
3 2 (18.18%) MPLS
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
2 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (54.55%) Manufacturing
2 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Technical Leader
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Blackberry
2 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 3 (27.27%) Clustering
3 2 (18.18%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (27.27%) Windows 2000 Server
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
1 4 (36.36%) TOGAF
1 4 (36.36%) Information Assurance
1 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
3 2 (18.18%) Network Management
3 2 (18.18%) Network Design
3 2 (18.18%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (18.18%) MCSE
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (9.09%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) ISA Server
3 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
3 2 (18.18%) Squid
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) vSphere
4 1 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
1 4 (36.36%) Citrix
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) F5
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint