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 3 months to 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 43 47 36
Rank change year-on-year +4 -11  
Contract jobs citing DNS 5 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.26% 1.24% 2.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.51% 20.59% 20.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 5
Median daily rate £325 £180 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +80.55% -40.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £339
% change year-on-year - +3.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -3.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.69 £20.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year +25.31% -13.68%  

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 37 34 59
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 9.30% 6.04% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 21
Median daily rate £350 £288 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.73% -10.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £180 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £446 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 6
Median hourly rate £10.75 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.86% -3.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.17
% change year-on-year -39.18% +26.84%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +4 1 £325 +80.55% 1
DNS
East Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) SOA
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) HTTP
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) SSL
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 4 (66.67%) JSON
2 4 (66.67%) Kanban
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) PaaS
2 4 (66.67%) Node.js
2 4 (66.67%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) IaaS
2 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (66.67%) Docker
2 4 (66.67%) CoreOS
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory

DNS
Top Related 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) IaaS
1 4 (66.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) HTTP
1 4 (66.67%) SSL
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) JSON
1 4 (66.67%) Node.js
1 4 (66.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) CoreOS
2 4 (66.67%) Ubuntu
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 4 (66.67%) Kanban
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
1 4 (66.67%) SOA
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix
1 1 (16.67%) VMware