Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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)
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 81 69
Rank change year-on-year +7 -12 -20
Contract jobs citing DNS 7 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.73% 0.62% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.19% 4.96% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £320 - £230
10th Percentile £198 - £175
90th Percentile £369 - £343
East Midlands median daily rate £288 £380 £275
% change year-on-year -24.34% +38.18% -21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - £19.88 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +65.63% -27.27%
East Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 £15.44 £12.00
% change year-on-year +94.33% +28.65% -30.43%

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 113 121 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 11.71% 12.41% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 72 72
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £350 £440 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.45% +17.33% +11.11%
10th Percentile £168 £321 £210
90th Percentile £475 £599 £498
East Midlands median daily rate £328 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -12.67% +7.14% -3.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 18
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +42.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £12.30 £12.14 £10.85
90th Percentile £40.55 £20.96 £41.23
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +16.67% -21.05%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Nottinghamshire

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DNS in Nottinghamshire

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for DNS in Nottinghamshire

DNS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DNS in Nottinghamshire

DNS
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +2 7 £320 -
DNS
East Midlands

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 Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire 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