The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
Hertfordshire / Stevenage
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DNS 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 9.52% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.27% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £20.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-11.25% -14.89%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
22 20 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 34.92% 35.71% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 0
Median daily rate £195 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-62.85% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Median hourly rate £46.10 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+268.80% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +13.20%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for DNS.

1 6 (85.71%) Juniper
1 6 (85.71%) CheckPoint
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) F5
2 5 (71.43%) Wiki
2 5 (71.43%) Blue Coat
2 5 (71.43%) Remedy
2 5 (71.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 1 (14.29%) MS Office
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) IPsec
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) SSL
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) SSH
4 1 (14.29%) VLAN
4 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
4 1 (14.29%) SCCM
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 1 (14.29%) IPsec
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) SSH
4 1 (14.29%) SSL
4 1 (14.29%) VLAN
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall Support
4 1 (14.29%) Network Support
4 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) SCCM Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (71.43%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Information Security
1 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) CheckPoint
1 6 (85.71%) F5
1 6 (85.71%) Juniper
2 5 (71.43%) Blue Coat
2 5 (71.43%) Remedy
3 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto