Period
to 18 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Erskine 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 18 October 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)
Renfrewshire > Erskine
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 14 23
Rank change year-on-year -3 +9 -7
Contract jobs citing DNS 5 82 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Erskine 9.43% 13.67% 7.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.52% 33.47% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 86 6
Erskine median daily rate £375 £333 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.61% -12.66% +17.76%
10th Percentile £313 £299 £256
90th Percentile £442 £371 £469
Renfrewshire median daily rate £375 £330 £381
% change year-on-year +13.64% -13.44% +17.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Erskine median hourly rate - £36.00 -
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - £36.00 -

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 Erskine with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Erskine
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 27 245 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Erskine 50.94% 40.83% 36.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 180 32
Erskine median daily rate £390 £330 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -1.86% +3.46%
10th Percentile £284 £263 £257
90th Percentile £443 £440 £451
Renfrewshire median daily rate £383 £328 £336
% change year-on-year +16.79% -2.60% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 20 0
Erskine median hourly rate - £40.25 -
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - £40.25 -

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Erskine

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Erskine

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DNS in Erskine

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Erskine over the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DNS in Erskine

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 Erskine region with a requirement for DNS.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VBScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Erskine 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Specialist
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) HP