Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 19 January 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)
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 35 27
Rank change year-on-year +8 -8 +3
Contract jobs citing DNS 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 1.28% 0.74% 2.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.11% 4.08% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Ipswich median daily rate - £216 £256
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.61% -43.06%
Suffolk median daily rate - £216 £350
% change year-on-year - -38.21% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Ipswich median hourly rate - - -
Suffolk median hourly rate - - -

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 Ipswich with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Ipswich
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 37 49 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 15.81% 18.01% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 23 10
Ipswich median daily rate £550 £338 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.96% +20.00% -25.00%
10th Percentile £241 £170 £220
90th Percentile £740 £544 £504
Suffolk median daily rate £538 £288 £328
% change year-on-year +86.96% -12.21% -12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Ipswich median hourly rate £40.00 - -
Suffolk median hourly rate £40.00 - £10.50

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Ipswich

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DNS in Ipswich

DNS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DNS in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for DNS.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) PKI
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (100.00%) Identity Management
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco