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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 22 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DNS 9 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 4.00% - 3.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% - 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 5
Average daily rate
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£238 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 - £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £260 - £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.22 £18.35 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.55% -3.43%
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
27 45 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 12.00% 11.87% 13.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 35 8
Average daily rate £375 £415 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +29.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £110 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £415 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 £9.90 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.01% -1.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

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
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chesterfield - 4 £238 -
Derby - 1 - -
Belper - - - -
DNS
East Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
3 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
6 8 (57.14%) DHCP
7 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
8 4 (28.57%) Windows 2000
8 4 (28.57%) SQL
8 4 (28.57%) ISA Server
8 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
8 4 (28.57%) Citrix
8 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (28.57%) VMware
8 4 (28.57%) Clustering
8 4 (28.57%) WSUS
8 4 (28.57%) SCCM
8 4 (28.57%) SCOM
8 4 (28.57%) Office Communications Server
8 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
8 4 (28.57%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (28.57%) Lync
9 3 (21.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
9 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
9 3 (21.43%) Migration
9 3 (21.43%) PKI
9 3 (21.43%) Cisco
9 3 (21.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) Office Communications Server
2 4 (28.57%) Lync
3 3 (21.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (7.14%) Quickr
4 1 (7.14%) IIS
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) DHCP
2 3 (21.43%) LDAP
2 3 (21.43%) Kerberos
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security
4 1 (7.14%) Intranet
4 1 (7.14%) Internet
4 1 (7.14%) SNMP
4 1 (7.14%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) VoIP
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) Project Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Support Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
1 4 (28.57%) Clustering
2 3 (21.43%) PKI
3 1 (7.14%) iSeries
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) FMCG
3 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
3 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (28.57%) Windows 2000
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Migration
2 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance
2 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (7.14%) Network Design
2 1 (7.14%) Logistics
2 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) MCITP
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) ISA Server
2 4 (28.57%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) WSUS
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
1 4 (28.57%) SCOM
2 3 (21.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Lotus
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle