Period
to 15 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for PowerDNS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PowerDNS over the 6 months to 15 October 2019 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.

PowerDNS
UK
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 801 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +919
Contract jobs citing PowerDNS 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% - -
As % of the System Software category 0.075% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
UK median daily rate £660 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £660 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

PowerDNS is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 13,370 15,291 11,993
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.67% 14.83% 12.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,831 9,933 7,704
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £168 £180 £158
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +4.38% +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 668 898 674
UK median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.79% +5.03%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.50 £10.40
90th Percentile £47.50 £43.75 £47.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.70 £15.50
% change year-on-year +1.91% +1.29% -

PowerDNS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing PowerDNS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for PowerDNS in the UK

PowerDNS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerDNS in the UK

PowerDNS
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerDNS within the UK over the 6 months to 15 October 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Midlands - 10 £660 -
West Midlands - 10 £660 -
England - 10 £660 - 1
UK excluding London - 10 £660 - 1

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, IT contractor jobs citing PowerDNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for PowerDNS.

1 10 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Azure
1 10 (100.00%) AWS
1 10 (100.00%) Splunk
1 10 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 10 (100.00%) Ansible
1 10 (100.00%) DevOps
1 10 (100.00%) GitLab
1 10 (100.00%) Terraform
2 9 (90.00%) Infrastructure Automation
2 9 (90.00%) JIRA
2 9 (90.00%) MCSA
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (90.00%) RHCE
2 9 (90.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (80.00%) RHCSA
4 6 (60.00%) Confluence
5 5 (50.00%) Public Sector
6 4 (40.00%) Elastic Stack
6 4 (40.00%) Linux
7 3 (30.00%) HTTP
7 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (30.00%) Java
7 3 (30.00%) .NET
7 3 (30.00%) J2EE
7 3 (30.00%) SSL
7 3 (30.00%) Google

PowerDNS
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (60.00%) Confluence
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) IIS
2 2 (20.00%) Jetty
2 2 (20.00%) Mongrel
2 2 (20.00%) nginx
2 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) AWS
1 10 (100.00%) Azure
2 3 (30.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (30.00%) GCP
2 3 (30.00%) Google App Engine
3 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) HTTP
1 3 (30.00%) SSL
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) FTP
2 2 (20.00%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) GitLab
1 10 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (90.00%) JIRA
3 2 (20.00%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (50.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Azure DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Automation Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Automation Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) J2EE
3 2 (20.00%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) DevOps
2 9 (90.00%) Infrastructure Automation
3 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) Release Train
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) MCSA
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (90.00%) RHCE
2 8 (80.00%) RHCSA
3 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) AWS Certification
4 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (20.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) Ansible
1 10 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 10 (100.00%) Terraform
2 3 (30.00%) Puppet
3 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Splunk
2 9 (90.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (30.00%) Google
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) VMware