Period
to 28 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport 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 28 November 2021 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)
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
28 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 47 - 38
Rank change year-on-year - +38 -
Contract jobs citing DNS 4 0 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 1.16% - 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.76% - 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
10th Percentile £450 " £333
25th Percentile £451 " £344
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £452 - £375
75th Percentile £485 " £394
90th Percentile £504 " £398
South Wales median daily rate £426 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.50% +2.56% -8.24%

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 Newport with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Newport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 41 20 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 11.88% 10.53% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 17 36
10th Percentile £259 £243 £244
25th Percentile £452 £275 £323
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £325 £400
Median % change year-on-year +69.23% -18.75% -9.09%
75th Percentile £613 £500 £450
90th Percentile £658 £530 £506
South Wales median daily rate £450 £325 £400
% change year-on-year +38.46% -18.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 7
Median hourly rate £39.60 - £42.00
South Wales median hourly rate £19.50 £16.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year +18.18% -55.10% +83.75%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Newport

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing DNS in Newport.

Daily rate trend for DNS in Newport

For the 6 months to 28 November 2021, 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 Newport region with a requirement for DNS.

1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Leadership
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Availability Management
3 2 (50.00%) Terraform
3 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (50.00%) Ansible
3 2 (50.00%) Docker
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) GCP
3 2 (50.00%) Auto-Scaling
3 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 (25.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) GCP
1 2 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Verification Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Software Packaging
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (25.00%) Linked Data
2 1 (25.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Leadership
2 2 (50.00%) Auto-Scaling
2 2 (50.00%) Availability Management
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure as Code
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Network Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
1 2 (50.00%) Capistrano
1 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) Terraform
1 2 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Google
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware