The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for DDNS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DDNS over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

Dynamic DNS (DDNS)
UK / England
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 636 609
Contract jobs citing DDNS 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England - 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.013% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £335 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -25.55%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £335 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

DDNS 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 England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 5889 7721 7640
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 13.77% 15.02% 15.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3569 4767 4223
Median daily rate £407 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.35% +11.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £240 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £364 £340
% change year-on-year +6.45% +7.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 350 295 416
Median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £27.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.84% -4.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -16.66% -  

DDNS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing DDNS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for DDNS in England

DDNS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DDNS in England

DDNS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DDNS in England