Period
to 20 November 2017

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 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)
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 33 53
Rank change year-on-year -4 +20 -13
Contract jobs citing DNS 24 21 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 4.32% 3.90% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.49% 21.00% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 2
Derbyshire median daily rate £350 £410 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.63% +5.81% +63.16%
10th Percentile £218 £263 £309
90th Percentile £411 £500 £464
East Midlands median daily rate £280 £390 £263
% change year-on-year -28.21% +48.57% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Derbyshire median hourly rate - £11.00 -
East Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 £15.44 £12.00
% change year-on-year +94.33% +28.65% -30.43%

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 98 100 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 17.63% 18.59% 14.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 59 43
Derbyshire median daily rate £328 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.43% -6.67% +7.91%
10th Percentile £115 £200 £102
90th Percentile £427 £500 £516
East Midlands median daily rate £328 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -12.67% +7.14% -4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 4
Derbyshire median hourly rate £14.20 £9.13 £15.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.62% -42.79% +4.59%
10th Percentile £13.58 £8.69 £7.44
90th Percentile £27.25 £30.40 £117.40
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.93 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -20.40% +16.67% -13.29%

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 20 November 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 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 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
Derby -11 20 £373 -12.35% 3
Chesterfield +5 4 £235 -14.55%
DNS
East Midlands

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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 21 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 15 (62.50%) DHCP
3 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
4 12 (50.00%) Oracle
5 10 (41.67%) Windows
5 10 (41.67%) RDBMS
5 10 (41.67%) Manufacturing
5 10 (41.67%) TOGAF
5 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
5 10 (41.67%) Relational Database
6 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared
6 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 8 (33.33%) ITIL
7 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (29.17%) Degree
8 7 (29.17%) Office 365
8 7 (29.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (29.17%) Server Building
8 7 (29.17%) Siemens
9 6 (25.00%) SAN
9 6 (25.00%) PLM
9 6 (25.00%) Teamcenter
9 6 (25.00%) Service Delivery
9 6 (25.00%) SQL
9 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
10 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
10 5 (20.83%) Cisco
10 5 (20.83%) WAN
10 5 (20.83%) VMware
11 4 (16.67%) Firewall

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 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.33%) Apache
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (8.33%) iPlanet
2 2 (8.33%) JBoss
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.17%) SAS
Business Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 15 (62.50%) DHCP
2 6 (25.00%) SAN
3 5 (20.83%) WAN
4 4 (16.67%) Firewall
4 4 (16.67%) VLAN
5 3 (12.50%) LAN
5 3 (12.50%) MPLS
5 3 (12.50%) Skype
5 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (8.33%) FCoE
6 2 (8.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 10 (41.67%) RDBMS
2 10 (41.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
General
1 10 (41.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Technical Leader
2 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Support
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (4.17%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.50%) Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.33%) AIX
4 2 (8.33%) HPUX
4 2 (8.33%) Solaris
4 2 (8.33%) SUSE
4 2 (8.33%) Unix
5 1 (4.17%) CentOS
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) TOGAF
2 8 (33.33%) ITIL
3 7 (29.17%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (29.17%) Server Building
4 6 (25.00%) PLM
4 6 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (12.50%) ITSM
5 3 (12.50%) Patch Management
6 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
6 2 (8.33%) Test Management
6 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.17%) High Availability
7 1 (4.17%) Information Assurance
7 1 (4.17%) Migration
7 1 (4.17%) Requirements Management
7 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (8.33%) C-shell
2 2 (8.33%) Korn
2 2 (8.33%) Perl
2 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 7 (29.17%) Degree
4 4 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (16.67%) MCSA
4 4 (16.67%) MCSE
4 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (4.17%) MCITP
System Software
1 21 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.33%) Samba
4 1 (4.17%) ISA Server
4 1 (4.17%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Oracle
2 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 7 (29.17%) Siemens
4 5 (20.83%) Cisco
4 5 (20.83%) VMware
5 4 (16.67%) NetApp
6 3 (12.50%) Citrix
6 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 2 (8.33%) F5
7 2 (8.33%) HP
7 2 (8.33%) Sun
8 1 (4.17%) Dell
8 1 (4.17%) Google
8 1 (4.17%) Intel