The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 61 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -
Contract jobs citing DNS 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.56% 1.81% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.35% 5.66% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £500 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £306
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +6.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +56.25%
DNS
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
46 53 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 12.78% 31.93% 12.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 31 10
Median daily rate £380 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £17.69 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Shropshire region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

DNS
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford - 1 £500 - 4
DNS
West Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Shropshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Jetty
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) nginx
2 1 (50.00%) HP Storage
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Jetty
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) IPsec
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
1 1 (50.00%) Gradle
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) HP Storage
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (50.00%) HP