The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 17 33 31
Rank change year-on-year +16 -2  
Contract jobs citing DNS 2 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 2.00% 4.08% 1.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 14.58% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Median daily rate £525 £420 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £343
% change year-on-year - +2.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.43 £20.50 £24.38
% change year-on-year +14.26% -15.89%  

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 Warrington with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 16 96 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 16.00% 27.99% 20.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 55 20
Median daily rate £338 £550 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.63% +111.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £343 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £20.00 £10.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -42.85%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +23.33%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington 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 Warrington

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DNS in Warrington

DNS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DNS in Warrington

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

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

1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) SSH
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) LAN

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) SSH
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Check Point Support
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall Support
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Wintel Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) F5
1 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper
1 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
Warrington, Cheshire
Michael Bailey Associates
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