Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cornwall with a requirement for DNS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DNS over the 6 months to 20 November 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)
South West > Cornwall
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 10 12
Rank change year-on-year -10 +2 -
Contract jobs citing DNS 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 2.70% 7.55% 1.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.00% 26.67% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Cornwall median daily rate £238 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.14% - -
South West median daily rate £338 £340 £350
% change year-on-year -0.74% -2.86% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cornwall median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £24.00 £37.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year -35.57% +112.86% -12.50%

DNS is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cornwall with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cornwall
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 25 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 22.52% 28.30% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 6 1
Cornwall median daily rate £360 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -12.50% +77.78%
10th Percentile £171 £300 £375
90th Percentile £410 £363 £425
South West median daily rate £370 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +5.71% -3.45% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Cornwall median hourly rate £22.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £31.50 £33.00 £39.63
% change year-on-year -4.55% -16.72% +80.11%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cornwall

Job postings citing DNS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cornwall.

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Cornwall

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cornwall

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DNS in Cornwall

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cornwall

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Cornwall over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DNS in Cornwall

DNS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cornwall

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DNS in Cornwall

DNS
Contract Job Locations in Cornwall

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Cornwall region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
St Austell - 1 £238 -
DNS
South West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Cornwall region with a requirement for DNS.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Siemens
2 2 (66.67%) SonicWALL
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) NETGEAR
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Meraki
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Mimecast
3 1 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (33.33%) FMCG
3 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cornwall 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Mimecast
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Support
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) LAN Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) LAN/WAN Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Support
1 2 (66.67%) Network Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) WAN Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Messaging Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Design
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Meraki
2 2 (66.67%) NETGEAR
2 2 (66.67%) Siemens
2 2 (66.67%) SonicWALL
3 1 (33.33%) IronPort
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec