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 28 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.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 13 24
Rank change year-on-year +1 +11  
Contract jobs citing DNS 5 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 5.26% 3.61% 2.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.25% 60.00% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £324 - £144
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 - £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 - £159
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year - +1.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.43 £20.00 £24.38
% change year-on-year +17.12% -17.94%  

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 16 5 17
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 16.84% 6.02% 12.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 9
Median daily rate £450 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £22.50 - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.14 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -40.96% +25.00%  

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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

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Peterborough over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DNS in Peterborough

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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 28 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for DNS.

1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Peregrine
3 2 (40.00%) Remedy
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) WLAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) PuTTY
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (20.00%) AirWatch
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) 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 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) PuTTY
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) LAN Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) WAN Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) WLAN Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Application Virtualisation
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Peregrine
2 2 (40.00%) Remedy
3 1 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
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