The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury 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 29 March 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)
Berkshire / Newbury
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 19 33
Contract jobs citing DNS 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury - 0.92% 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.00% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.69 £20.00 £24.38
% change year-on-year +28.45% -17.94%  

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 Newbury with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Newbury
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 14 20 115
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 14.29% 18.35% 44.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 56
Median daily rate £335 £203 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +65.43% -30.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £188 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newbury 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 Newbury

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DNS in Newbury

DNS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DNS in Newbury

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Newbury region with a requirement for DNS.

1 6 (85.71%) Solaris
1 6 (85.71%) LDAP
1 6 (85.71%) Change Management
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
1 6 (85.71%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (71.43%) Incident Management
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (14.29%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (14.29%) SLA
3 1 (14.29%) SS7
3 1 (14.29%) SIGTRAN
3 1 (14.29%) GGSN
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Finance

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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 6 (85.71%) LDAP
2 1 (14.29%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (14.29%) GGSN
2 1 (14.29%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (14.29%) SS7
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (71.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Support Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Administrator
2 4 (57.14%) Solaris Administrator
2 4 (57.14%) Solaris Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Solaris Support Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) VMWare Administrator
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IP Consultant
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Change Management
1 6 (85.71%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (71.43%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Feasibility Study
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware