The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DNS 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.61% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£238 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.91 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20 9 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 7.46% 5.36% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 5
Average daily rate £250 £251 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.19% -34.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £225 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £325 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.91 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DNS across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DNS across the Brighton region.

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DNS.

1 9 (69.23%) DHCP
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) Apache
4 5 (38.46%) MySQL
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) Citrix
5 4 (30.77%) CCA
5 4 (30.77%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (30.77%) CRM
5 4 (30.77%) CSS
5 4 (30.77%) SOAP
5 4 (30.77%) HTML
5 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 4 (30.77%) PHP
5 4 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (30.77%) XenApp
5 4 (30.77%) XenDesktop
6 3 (23.08%) SCCM
6 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (23.08%) NetScaler
6 3 (23.08%) HP
6 3 (23.08%) SAN
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (23.08%) Nagios
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DNS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) Apache
2 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
3 2 (15.38%) SAS
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) DHCP
2 3 (23.08%) SAN
2 3 (23.08%) NetScaler
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) VLAN
3 2 (15.38%) iSCSI
3 2 (15.38%) NAS
3 2 (15.38%) VoIP
4 1 (7.69%) LDAP
4 1 (7.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MySQL
General
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Support
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
1 4 (30.77%) CSS
1 4 (30.77%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) CRM
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Document Management
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
1 4 (30.77%) PHP
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CCA
1 4 (30.77%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) CCNA
3 2 (15.38%) MCSE
4 1 (7.69%) MCP
4 1 (7.69%) MCTS
4 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) XenApp
2 4 (30.77%) XenDesktop
3 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (15.38%) vCloud
5 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Nagios
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) Check_MK
2 1 (7.69%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) Citrix
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
4 2 (15.38%) Avaya
4 2 (15.38%) Juniper
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com