The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank - 29 14
Contract jobs citing DNS 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough - 0.70% 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.26% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £293
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +5.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £16.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -4.41%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16 19 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 12.80% 13.38% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 8
Average daily rate £250 £218 £223
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.94% -2.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £190 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £233 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £40.50 £23.00 £112.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.08% -79.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+43.45% -6.97%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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Top 14 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Altiris
2 2 (66.67%) Application Packaging
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) X-Windows

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Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Application Packaging
2 1 (33.33%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec
1 2 (66.67%) Altiris