The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Nottingham region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 34 41 32
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing DNS 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.69% 1.04% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.65% 5.06% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate
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£313 £290 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.63 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-16.87% -
Communications & Networking Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
43 79 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 14.93% 20.57% 11.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 46 5
Average daily rate £338 £290 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.37% +22.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £235 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.54% +2.00%
DNS
Nottinghamshire

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
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 23 July 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) Wireless
5 2 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) Internet
5 2 (33.33%) SAP
5 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) VB
5 2 (33.33%) .NET
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (33.33%) iPad
5 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (33.33%) SCCM
5 2 (33.33%) VLAN
5 2 (33.33%) Android
6 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (16.67%) SCOM
6 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (16.67%) XenServer
6 1 (16.67%) Windows 7

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) OSPF
4 1 (16.67%) Kerberos
4 1 (16.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Field Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ADSI
2 1 (16.67%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) CCIE
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) XenServer
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) SAP
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) F5