The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 22 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)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 49 39
Rank change year-on-year +7 -10  
Contract jobs citing DNS 3 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.84% 0.22% 1.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.54% 2.08% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Median daily rate £210 - £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year +6.06% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.25 £28.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -35.39% +25.55%  

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 Nottingham with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 26 48 47
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 7.24% 10.71% 10.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 35 25
Median daily rate £375 £600 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +71.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £500 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £680 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.79% -23.68%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DNS in Nottingham

DNS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DNS in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 22 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for DNS.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) WSUS
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Polycom
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) Back Office
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Separation of Concerns
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
1 3 (75.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Polycom