Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Inverclyde 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 August 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)
Scotland > Inverclyde
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 7 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 - -
Contract jobs citing DNS 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Inverclyde 22.22% 5.88% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 66.67% 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Inverclyde median daily rate - £153 -
Scotland median daily rate £275 £350 £330
% change year-on-year -21.43% +6.06% +25.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Inverclyde median hourly rate £20.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +19.05% +27.27%

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 Inverclyde with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Inverclyde
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 3 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Inverclyde 33.33% 17.65% 28.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 8
Inverclyde median daily rate £320 £325 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.54% -22.62% +68.00%
10th Percentile £310 £180 £374
90th Percentile £330 £338 £433
Scotland median daily rate £324 £360 £350
% change year-on-year -10.00% +2.86% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Inverclyde median hourly rate £20.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £15.38 £32.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -51.95% -20.00% +71.31%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Inverclyde

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Inverclyde

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Inverclyde

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DNS in Inverclyde

DNS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Inverclyde

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DNS in Inverclyde

DNS
Contract Job Locations in Inverclyde

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Inverclyde region over the 6 months to 20 August 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
Greenock +1 2 - -
DNS
Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Inverclyde region with a requirement for DNS.

1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (50.00%) Validation

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Inverclyde 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory