The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for DNS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Somerset / Bath
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing DNS 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 6.17% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 71.43% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £188 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £31.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.90 £28.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -28.92% +38.71%  

DNS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bath
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 7 10 14
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bath 8.64% 8.77% 19.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 10
Median daily rate £200 £356 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.85% -8.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £341 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £371 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £31.50 £21.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.51% +34.37%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bath citing DNS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Bath

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DNS in Bath.

Contractor daily rate trend for DNS in Bath

DNS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DNS in Bath

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Bath region with a requirement for DNS.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
1 5 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (80.00%) SCOrch
2 4 (80.00%) SCSM
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory Support
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory Support Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix Support
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix Support Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Support Analyst
3 3 (60.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 3 (60.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (40.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (20.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
1 4 (80.00%) SCOrch
1 4 (80.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) VMware