Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 43 41
Contract jobs citing DNS 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - 0.69% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.89% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median daily rate - - -
West Midlands median daily rate £325 £340 £318
% change year-on-year -4.41% +7.09% +5.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - £46.00 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £13.75 £29.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -53.39% +47.50% -

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 32 38 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 12.40% 8.80% 12.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 24
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £325 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -10.65% +15.48%
10th Percentile £196 £110 £269
90th Percentile £410 £499 £464
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year -3.23% +10.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Staffordshire median hourly rate £29.60 £40.50 £14.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.91% +181.25% +51.58%
10th Percentile £16.69 £21.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £46.43 £47.20 £18.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £22.49 £21.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.84% +21.43% -12.50%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Staffordshire

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DNS in Staffordshire

DNS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DNS in Staffordshire