The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 22 July 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
22 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank - 29 24
Contract jobs citing DNS 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.48% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.17% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £348 £310
% change year-on-year
-6.47% +12.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+58.33% +7.46%
DNS
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
39 24 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 15.85% 11.59% 11.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 15
Median daily rate £400 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £110 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 3
Median hourly rate £22.50 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £42.46 £41.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £49.19 £42.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+39.37% +7.62%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset