Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 19 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)
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 26 33
Contract jobs citing DNS 0 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull - 4.92% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 11.71% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Solihull median daily rate - £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +35.71% -
West Midlands median daily rate £325 £340 £318
% change year-on-year -4.41% +7.09% +5.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Solihull median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £13.75 £29.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -53.39% +55.26% -5.00%

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 Solihull with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Solihull
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 81 111 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 42.63% 42.05% 28.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 13
Solihull median daily rate £363 £316 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.62% -9.64% +21.74%
10th Percentile £255 £169 £280
90th Percentile £414 £443 £450
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £381 £350
% change year-on-year -1.64% +8.93% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Solihull median hourly rate - - £42.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £22.49 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +4.60% +22.86% -12.50%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Solihull

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DNS in Solihull