Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 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 November 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 > Lincolnshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 16 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 - +21
Contract jobs citing DNS 2 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 1.36% 6.45% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.41% 44.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Lincolnshire median daily rate £180 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.00% - -
East Midlands median daily rate £280 £390 £263
% change year-on-year -28.21% +48.57% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lincolnshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 £15.44 £12.00
% change year-on-year +94.33% +28.65% -30.43%

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 Lincolnshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Lincolnshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 27 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 18.37% 14.52% 11.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 7
Lincolnshire median daily rate £260 £400 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.00% +46.79% -39.44%
10th Percentile £185 £360 £193
90th Percentile £365 £725 £376
East Midlands median daily rate £328 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -12.67% +7.14% -4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £50.00 - £18.00
10th Percentile £47.50 - £15.53
90th Percentile £52.50 - £26.20
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.93 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -20.40% +16.67% -13.29%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Lincolnshire

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DNS in Lincolnshire

DNS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DNS in Lincolnshire

DNS
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Lincolnshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Lincoln -1 1 £180 -55.00%
Grimsby - 1 - -
Immingham - 1 - -
DNS
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Intel
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) arcserve
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Support
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Support
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) arcserve
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Intel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam