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 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 5 16
Contract jobs citing DNS 0 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire - 20.83% 1.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 58.82% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £23.50 £22.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.93%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £28.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year -32.14% +31.76%  

DNS 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 Lincolnshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Lincolnshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 12 17 12
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 18.46% 35.42% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 9
Median daily rate - £400 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +73.91%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £23.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +112.76% +11.90%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +26.00%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

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

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) SSL
2 4 (66.67%) SOA
2 4 (66.67%) HTTP
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 4 (66.67%) Kanban
2 4 (66.67%) JSON
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) PaaS
2 4 (66.67%) Node.js
2 4 (66.67%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) IaaS
2 4 (66.67%) CoreOS
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (66.67%) Docker
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

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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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) IaaS
1 4 (66.67%) PaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) HTTP
2 4 (66.67%) SSL
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) JSON
1 4 (66.67%) Node.js
1 4 (66.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) CoreOS
2 4 (66.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 4 (66.67%) Kanban
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
1 4 (66.67%) SOA
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) People Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Docker
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (16.67%) AirWatch
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Apple
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat