The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 28 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing DNS 3 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.61% 3.16% 6.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 26.32% 48.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 7
Median daily rate £190 £275 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.90% -26.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £30.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +110.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £20.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +25.00%
DNS
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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 Ipswich region.

Communications & Networking Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
33 19 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 17.74% 12.03% 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 6 16
Median daily rate £575 £250 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+130.00% -31.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £30.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +110.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for DNS.

1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) NAS
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Reinsurance
2 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (16.67%) NHS
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (16.67%) Network Management
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) NAS
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) Reinsurance
2 1 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) XenApp
1 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware