The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 41 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing DNS 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.52% 1.46% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% 15.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Median daily rate £394 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £20.19 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+38.71% +26.15%
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 Northamptonshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
28 32 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 7.35% 9.36% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 21 15
Median daily rate £350 £350 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

DNS
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

DNS Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

DNS
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Northampton -7 2 £394 -1.56% 2
DNS
East Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) DHCP
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
4 4 (50.00%) Firewall
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) CCNA
5 3 (37.50%) MCSE
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
6 2 (25.00%) EMC VNX
6 2 (25.00%) SAN
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) iPad
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (25.00%) MCSA
6 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) Unix
6 2 (25.00%) HP
6 2 (25.00%) Dell
6 2 (25.00%) EMC
7 1 (12.50%) Internet

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DHCP
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (12.50%) NAS
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) SSH
5 1 (12.50%) VoIP
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Network Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Network Support
3 2 (25.00%) Network Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Officer
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) EMC VNX
1 2 (25.00%) iPad
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
1 1 (12.50%) DevOps
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (12.50%) Migration
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
1 1 (12.50%) Service Management
1 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (12.50%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) Groovy
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNA
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Docker
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Packer
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Dell
3 2 (25.00%) EMC
3 2 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Brocade
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Twitter