The first table below looks at the demand for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Warwickshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 33 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs citing DNS 2 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.63% 3.10% 1.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.06% 20.59% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £163 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -13.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -36.53%
Communications & Networking Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
33 34 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 10.41% 15.04% 12.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 10
Average daily rate £413 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £261 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £421 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 8
Average hourly rate £12.00 £26.50 £31.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.71% -16.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
DNS
West Midlands

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

DNS
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Leamington Spa - - - -
DNS
West Midlands

DNS
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Panasonic
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) X-Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Migration

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) X-Windows
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Panasonic
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix