The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
East Midlands / Derbyshire
Rank 27 30 34
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4  
Contract jobs citing DNS 15 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 5.93% 2.46% 2.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 39.47% 15.79% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 1
Median daily rate £358 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.14% -17.64%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +36.90% -20.00%  

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 38 38 28
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 15.02% 15.57% 11.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 31 8
Median daily rate £300 £325 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -20.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £115 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £370 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Median hourly rate £16.55 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -35.27% +34.54%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DNS in Derbyshire

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Derbyshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DNS in Derbyshire

DNS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DNS in Derbyshire

DNS
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +3 11 £400 +14.28%
Chesterfield +7 3 £300 -4.00%
DNS
East Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 31 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 25 (80.65%) DHCP
3 19 (61.29%) Manufacturing
4 15 (48.39%) RDBMS
4 15 (48.39%) Oracle
4 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
4 15 (48.39%) Relational Database
5 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
6 13 (41.94%) TOGAF
6 13 (41.94%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (38.71%) Windows
8 11 (35.48%) SC Cleared
9 10 (32.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (32.26%) Cisco
9 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
10 9 (29.03%) VMware
10 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (22.58%) Server Building
12 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
12 7 (22.58%) Virtual Servers
12 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 7 (22.58%) Siemens
12 7 (22.58%) Firewall
12 7 (22.58%) ITIL
13 6 (19.35%) HP
13 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
13 6 (19.35%) Clustering
13 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.45%) IIS
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (80.65%) DHCP
2 7 (22.58%) Firewall
3 5 (16.13%) Kerberos
3 5 (16.13%) LAN
3 5 (16.13%) LDAP
3 5 (16.13%) MPLS
4 4 (12.90%) VLAN
5 3 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (9.68%) Cisco ISE
5 3 (9.68%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (9.68%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (9.68%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (9.68%) Wireless
5 3 (9.68%) WLAN
6 2 (6.45%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (6.45%) SNMP
6 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.45%) WAN
7 1 (3.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) RDBMS
1 15 (48.39%) Relational Database
1 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
General
1 19 (61.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Architect
2 8 (25.81%) Technical Leader
3 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Network Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support
6 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.45%) IT Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) IT Support
6 2 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Remote Desktop Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Remote Desktop Support
6 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) .NET
1 5 (16.13%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (19.35%) Clustering
3 5 (16.13%) PKI
4 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
5 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
6 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.23%) Linux
7 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) TOGAF
2 10 (32.26%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (22.58%) ITIL
3 7 (22.58%) Server Building
4 5 (16.13%) Information Assurance
4 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
5 3 (9.68%) Application Packaging
6 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.23%) Data Centre Operations
7 1 (3.23%) Dependency Management
7 1 (3.23%) High Availability
7 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.23%) Project Management
7 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) VB.NET
2 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
2 11 (35.48%) SC Cleared
3 5 (16.13%) Degree
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.23%) MCITP
5 1 (3.23%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 7 (22.58%) Virtual Servers
3 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (9.68%) ISA Server
5 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.45%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.23%) XenApp
6 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 5 (16.13%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.23%) MIIS
2 1 (3.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Oracle
2 10 (32.26%) Cisco
2 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
3 9 (29.03%) VMware
4 7 (22.58%) Siemens
5 6 (19.35%) HP
6 5 (16.13%) Intel
6 5 (16.13%) Intel Security
6 5 (16.13%) Symantec
7 4 (12.90%) Citrix
7 4 (12.90%) Dell
7 4 (12.90%) NetApp
8 3 (9.68%) LANDesk
9 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
10 1 (3.23%) Barracuda Networks