Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 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)
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 76 61
Rank change year-on-year +2 -15 -14
Contract jobs citing DNS 7 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.80% 0.45% 0.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.86% 3.57% 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Nottingham median daily rate £320 - £230
10th Percentile £198 - £175
90th Percentile £369 - £343
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £320 - £230
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Nottingham median hourly rate - £19.88 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +65.63% -27.27%
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - £19.88 £12.00
% change year-on-year - +65.63% -27.27%

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 Nottingham with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Nottingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 102 112 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 11.72% 12.67% 15.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 72 70
Nottingham median daily rate £350 £440 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.45% +17.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £167 £321 £210
90th Percentile £475 £599 £500
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £350 £440 £375
% change year-on-year -20.45% +17.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 12
Nottingham median hourly rate £15.00 £14.89 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.76% +16.76% -1.92%
10th Percentile £12.30 £11.13 £10.55
90th Percentile £40.55 £24.23 £16.58
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -25.00% +42.86% +7.69%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Nottingham over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 23 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for DNS.

1 6 (85.71%) WAN
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
1 6 (85.71%) SAN
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) NAS
3 4 (57.14%) XenApp
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) VLAN
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) SCCM
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (28.57%) Shell Script

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) iPlanet
2 2 (28.57%) JBoss
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
3 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (14.29%) MQSeries
3 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) SAN
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) NAS
3 4 (57.14%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) VLAN
4 2 (28.57%) FCoE
4 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Technician
2 2 (28.57%) IT Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
1 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
1 2 (28.57%) NHS
1 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) AIX
3 2 (28.57%) HPUX
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Solaris
3 2 (28.57%) SUSE
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Change Control
1 2 (28.57%) Data Management
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
1 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Separation of Concerns
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 2 (28.57%) C-shell
2 2 (28.57%) Korn
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) CCNP
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) MCSA
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) XenApp
3 2 (28.57%) Samba
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) KVM
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) OpenView
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) F5
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (28.57%) Sun
5 1 (14.29%) Borland
5 1 (14.29%) Cognos
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Opsware
5 1 (14.29%) PlateSpin
5 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 1 (14.29%) Veritas