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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 19 31 25
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Contract jobs citing DNS 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.09% 1.78% 1.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% 10.71% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £144 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +48.43%
DNS
Cambridgeshire

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
14 28 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 15.22% 16.57% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 10
Average daily rate £218 £190 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.47% -20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £100 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £395 £260
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) BMC
2 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) FTP
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) BMC
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow