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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
South West / Cornwall
Rank 9 5 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 -  
Contract jobs citing DNS 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 7.14% 5.26% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £338 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £339
% change year-on-year - +3.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.69 £20.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year +25.31% -13.68%  

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 6 1 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cornwall 21.43% 5.26% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £338 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £10.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.17
% change year-on-year -39.18% +26.84%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DNS in Cornwall.

Contractor hourly rate trend for DNS in Cornwall

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cornwall

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) EMC VNX
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) vRealize
2 4 (66.67%) SSL
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Apache
2 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (66.67%) SMTP
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) Veritas
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (66.67%) Symantec
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Dell
2 4 (66.67%) EMC
2 4 (66.67%) Games
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 4 (66.67%) Clustering
2 4 (66.67%) AWK
2 4 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 4 (66.67%) Brocade
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure

DNS
Top Related 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 4 (66.67%) Apache
1 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
1 4 (66.67%) SMTP
1 4 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (33.33%) BGP
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) HSRP
2 2 (33.33%) NX-OS
2 2 (33.33%) OSPF
2 2 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (33.33%) TACACS
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (66.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Clustering
1 4 (66.67%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) AWK
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 4 (66.67%) VMware ESX
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (66.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) NetBackup
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
1 4 (66.67%) vRealize
1 4 (66.67%) Zenoss
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Brocade
2 4 (66.67%) Dell
2 4 (66.67%) EMC
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (66.67%) Symantec
2 4 (66.67%) Veritas
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Infoblox