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 28 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 23 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing DNS 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.21% 2.11% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.15% 16.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £223 £231 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.78% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
- -23.07%

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 12 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 21.15% 12.63% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 7
Median daily rate £275 £363 £248
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% +46.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £303 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £363 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +36.36%

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 28 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for DNS.

1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Mimecast
2 2 (40.00%) Intel Security
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) collectd
3 1 (20.00%) Ansible
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) BT
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Mimecast
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) IPv4
1 1 (20.00%) IPv6
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Build Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) IP Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) High Availability
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (20.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) collectd
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (20.00%) BT
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix