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 7 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 40 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DNS 5 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.23% - 1.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.20% - 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Average daily rate
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£415 - £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £300 £298
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +0.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -22.50%
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
49 47 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 12.10% 14.97% 22.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 16 38
Average daily rate £350 £338 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +16.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £203 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £400 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 7
Average hourly rate £19.00 £13.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.39% -33.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+28.37% -26.00%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015, 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 9 (60.00%) WAN
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) VLAN
4 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (40.00%) ITIL
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (33.33%) SCCM
5 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (26.67%) Office 365
6 4 (26.67%) Security Patching
6 4 (26.67%) WSUS
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Vista
6 4 (26.67%) CSS
6 4 (26.67%) Apache
6 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
6 4 (26.67%) VoIP
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco
6 4 (26.67%) Sophos
6 4 (26.67%) DMZ
6 4 (26.67%) Internet
6 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
6 4 (26.67%) VMware
7 3 (20.00%) SUSE
7 3 (20.00%) Samba
7 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) Apache
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (20.00%) Moodle
3 3 (20.00%) Lync
3 3 (20.00%) iPlanet
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (20.00%) JBoss
4 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (13.33%) MQSeries
4 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (13.33%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (13.33%) OpenStack
5 1 (6.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Project
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) WAN
2 7 (46.67%) VLAN
3 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (26.67%) VoIP
4 4 (26.67%) DMZ
4 4 (26.67%) Internet
5 3 (20.00%) Firewall
5 3 (20.00%) FCoE
5 3 (20.00%) iSCSI
5 3 (20.00%) PBX
5 3 (20.00%) SSL
5 3 (20.00%) SAN
6 2 (13.33%) DHCP
6 2 (13.33%) LDAP
6 2 (13.33%) LAN
6 2 (13.33%) NAS
7 1 (6.67%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
1 3 (20.00%) UNIX Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Transformation Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) CSS
2 3 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Clustering
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Vista
4 3 (20.00%) SUSE
4 3 (20.00%) AIX
4 3 (20.00%) HPUX
4 3 (20.00%) Solaris
4 3 (20.00%) Linux
4 3 (20.00%) UNIX
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
1 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (26.67%) Security Patching
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (20.00%) High Availability
3 3 (20.00%) Procure-to-pay
3 3 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Requirements Management
5 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (6.67%) SEO
5 1 (6.67%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (20.00%) Korn
1 3 (20.00%) C-shell
1 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (6.67%) PHP
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) MCSE
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (20.00%) MCITP
2 1 (6.67%) MCSA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Samba
2 3 (20.00%) KVM
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) SCCM
2 4 (26.67%) WSUS
3 2 (13.33%) OpenView
3 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Sophos
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (20.00%) F5
3 3 (20.00%) PlateSpin
3 3 (20.00%) Sun
3 3 (20.00%) HP
3 3 (20.00%) Veritas
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (13.33%) Cognos
4 2 (13.33%) Opsware
5 1 (6.67%) Lumension
5 1 (6.67%) Veeam