Period
to 22 October 2018

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 6 months to 22 October 2018 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)
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 31 35
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4 +13
Contract jobs citing DNS 11 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 2.92% 4.81% 2.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.86% 31.25% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 22 11
Derbyshire median daily rate £340 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% -17.65% +36.00%
10th Percentile £223 £218 £263
90th Percentile £383 £410 £500
East Midlands median daily rate £340 £288 £380
% change year-on-year +18.26% -24.34% +32.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Derbyshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £10.50 £30.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -65.00% +27.66% -9.62%

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Derbyshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 74 80 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 19.63% 15.38% 18.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 56 53
Derbyshire median daily rate £340 £320 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -14.67% +17.65%
10th Percentile £103 £104 £213
90th Percentile £506 £409 £500
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £331 £378
% change year-on-year +5.66% -12.31% +10.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 5
Derbyshire median hourly rate £12.50 £14.20 £9.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.97% +55.62% -68.53%
10th Percentile £10.63 £13.31 £8.69
90th Percentile £17.62 £15.72 £9.56
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £13.86 £15.13
% change year-on-year +11.83% -8.36% +2.54%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

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

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 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DNS in Derbyshire

DNS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 22 October 2018. 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
Chesterfield -11 6 £340 +33.33% 1
Derby -2 3 £325 -12.75%
Matlock - 2 £263 -
DNS
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Derbyshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
4 7 (63.64%) DHCP
5 5 (45.45%) SLA
5 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL
6 4 (36.36%) Unix
6 4 (36.36%) vCenter Server
6 4 (36.36%) vSphere
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (27.27%) Office 365
7 3 (27.27%) Linux
7 3 (27.27%) Citrix
7 3 (27.27%) McAfee
7 3 (27.27%) Clustering
8 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
8 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
8 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
8 2 (18.18%) PDA
8 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
8 2 (18.18%) Ivanti
8 2 (18.18%) Test Automation

DNS
Co-occurring 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 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Site Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) DHCP
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) Kerberos
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) HP UFT
1 2 (18.18%) WinRunner
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) IT Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Tester
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) ADSI
1 1 (9.09%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Clustering
3 2 (18.18%) PDA
4 1 (9.09%) NHS
4 1 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) Unix
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) AIX
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Change Management
2 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
2 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (18.18%) Smoke Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
2 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
2 2 (18.18%) Web Filtering
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
3 4 (36.36%) vSphere
4 2 (18.18%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) vCenter Server
2 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
2 2 (18.18%) HP ALM
2 2 (18.18%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (9.09%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (9.09%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) McAfee
4 2 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Ivanti
4 2 (18.18%) Veeam
4 2 (18.18%) Veritas
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) SonicWALL
5 1 (9.09%) Symantec