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 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)
East Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 20 26
Rank change year-on-year -14 +6  
Contract jobs citing DNS 7 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 2.52% 4.37% 4.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.59% 24.32% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 7
Median daily rate £375 £275 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -9.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £511 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
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 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 34 37 36
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 12.23% 17.96% 16.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 24
Median daily rate £313 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.63% -21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £259 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £525 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £14.20 £12.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.60% -68.75%  
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 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 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 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 -18 4 £415 -18.22% 3
Chesterfield 0 3 £288 +4.54%
DNS
East Midlands

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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 21 (95.45%) DHCP
2 20 (90.91%) Active Directory
3 16 (72.73%) Manufacturing
4 13 (59.09%) Security Cleared
5 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
6 10 (45.45%) Cisco
6 10 (45.45%) RDBMS
6 10 (45.45%) Oracle
6 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
6 10 (45.45%) ITIL
6 10 (45.45%) Relational Database
6 10 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (40.91%) TOGAF
8 7 (31.82%) Clustering
9 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
9 6 (27.27%) Information Assurance
9 6 (27.27%) Windows
9 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
9 6 (27.27%) Intel
9 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (22.73%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
10 5 (22.73%) ADSI
10 5 (22.73%) Symantec
10 5 (22.73%) McAfee
10 5 (22.73%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (22.73%) VB.NET
10 5 (22.73%) .NET

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 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 21 (95.45%) DHCP
2 5 (22.73%) Kerberos
2 5 (22.73%) LDAP
2 5 (22.73%) Wireless
3 4 (18.18%) Firewall
3 4 (18.18%) VLAN
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (13.64%) LAN
4 3 (13.64%) MPLS
4 3 (13.64%) SAN
4 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (13.64%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) RDBMS
1 10 (45.45%) Relational Database
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
General
1 16 (72.73%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Technical Leader
2 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Network Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Design Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) .NET
1 5 (22.73%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (31.82%) Clustering
3 5 (22.73%) PKI
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
1 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) ITIL
2 9 (40.91%) TOGAF
3 6 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (27.27%) Information Assurance
3 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.64%) Application Packaging
5 1 (4.55%) High Availability
5 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) VB.NET
2 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Security Cleared
2 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
3 5 (22.73%) Degree
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (9.09%) MCSE
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.55%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) ISA Server
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) XenApp
3 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 5 (22.73%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) MIIS
2 1 (4.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Cisco
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) Intel
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) McAfee
3 5 (22.73%) Symantec
3 5 (22.73%) VMware
4 4 (18.18%) Citrix
4 4 (18.18%) Dell
4 4 (18.18%) HP
4 4 (18.18%) NetApp
5 3 (13.64%) LANDesk
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