The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 27 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)
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 18 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 -  
Contract jobs citing DNS 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 1.04% 0.99% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.76% 16.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £193 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.90 £28.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -28.92% +38.71%  

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 Peterborough with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 21 6 17
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 21.88% 5.94% 14.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 7
Median daily rate £370 £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.86% +39.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £209 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £490 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £23.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 - £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 - £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough 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 Peterborough

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DNS in Peterborough

DNS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DNS in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 27 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for DNS.

1 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (33.33%) WLAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) Peregrine
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) Remedy
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) PuTTY
4 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (16.67%) vCenter Server
5 1 (16.67%) AirWatch
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (16.67%) XenApp

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) PuTTY
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) WLAN
5 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) LAN Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) WAN Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) WLAN Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Application Virtualisation
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) AirWatch
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Peregrine
2 2 (33.33%) Remedy
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix