The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 42 30 39
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Contract jobs citing DNS 7 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.46% 2.88% 1.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.43% 22.64% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Average daily rate £180 £324 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.39% +99.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £25.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-7.84% +59.37%
DNS
Nottinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 53 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 4.80% 12.71% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 14
Average daily rate £400 £347 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.11% -13.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £263 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £415 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +44.57%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DNS across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

DNS
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

DNS Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DNS.

1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Server Building
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
2 3 (42.86%) DBS Check
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) Wireless
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) LDAP
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) XenApp
4 1 (14.29%) Office 365
4 1 (14.29%) SUSE
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) ERP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DNS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Wireless
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) LDAP
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 3 (42.86%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Desktop Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Desktop Support
1 3 (42.86%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Manager
2 2 (28.57%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) SUSE
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Server Building
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) DBS Check
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) VMware