The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 8 14 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing DNS 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 12.00% 4.55% 1.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 54.55% 27.27% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +5.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £20.50 £22.83 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.20% +14.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +56.25%
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 Lincolnshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Lincolnshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
11 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 22.00% 16.67% 19.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 2
Median daily rate £400 £188 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+113.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Median hourly rate £17.50 £22.83 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.34% +42.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +40.54%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

DNS
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Spalding - 3 - -
Lincoln +5 2 £400 - 1
Grantham - 1 - -
DNS
East Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Application Packaging
2 4 (57.14%) Symantec
2 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
3 3 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (28.57%) Remedy
4 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (28.57%) Terminal Services
4 2 (28.57%) arcserve
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Altiris
4 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Clustering
4 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
4 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
4 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (28.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Server

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Support Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Desktop Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Desktop Support
2 4 (57.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
2 2 (28.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Application Packaging
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Terminal Services
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
1 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
1 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (28.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Symantec
2 2 (28.57%) Altiris
2 2 (28.57%) arcserve
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Remedy
3 1 (14.29%) VMware