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 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)
South West / Cornwall
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 4 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 -  
Contract jobs citing DNS 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 6.38% 20.00% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £338 £163 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +107.69% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Cornwall with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cornwall
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 12 2 0
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cornwall 25.53% 20.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
Median daily rate £338 £110 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +206.81% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Cornwall

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cornwall 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 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 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

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 Cornwall region with a requirement for DNS.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 5 (100.00%) FortiGate
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) HSRP
2 4 (80.00%) Spanning Tree
2 4 (80.00%) NX-OS
2 4 (80.00%) Infoblox
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (80.00%) TACACS
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (80.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre

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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) HSRP
2 4 (80.00%) NX-OS
2 4 (80.00%) Spanning Tree
2 4 (80.00%) TACACS
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) FortiGate
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Infoblox