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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 35 24 26
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Contract jobs citing DNS 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.35% 1.23% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 13.33% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £256 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -29.79%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £299
% change year-on-year
+7.17% +1.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+56.25% -3.03%
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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
33 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 14.86% 9.26% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 10
Average daily rate £350 £300 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £158 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

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 22 May 2015, 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 11 (91.67%) TCP/IP
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Firewall
3 7 (58.33%) Clustering
3 7 (58.33%) Linux
4 6 (50.00%) UNIX
4 6 (50.00%) Apache
4 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (41.67%) SAN
5 5 (41.67%) Veritas
5 5 (41.67%) VMware
5 5 (41.67%) IBM HTTP Server
5 5 (41.67%) LDAP
5 5 (41.67%) Solaris
5 5 (41.67%) IBM
5 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
5 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (41.67%) Veritas File System
5 5 (41.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (33.33%) NAS
6 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (33.33%) Sun
6 4 (33.33%) DHCP
6 4 (33.33%) Sun Certification
6 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) SCSA
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (50.00%) Apache
2 5 (41.67%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
3 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (25.00%) SAS
3 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (8.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) TCP/IP
2 9 (75.00%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) SAN
3 5 (41.67%) LDAP
4 4 (33.33%) NAS
4 4 (33.33%) DHCP
5 3 (25.00%) VPN
5 3 (25.00%) VoIP
5 3 (25.00%) iSCSI
6 2 (16.67%) VLAN
7 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Support
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Network Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) LAMP
1 1 (8.33%) Ajax
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) UNIX
4 5 (41.67%) Solaris
4 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (25.00%) SUSE
5 3 (25.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (16.67%) CRM
1 2 (16.67%) Document Management
2 1 (8.33%) Service Management
2 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) MVC
2 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (8.33%) OO
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (8.33%) DevOps
2 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Sun Certification
1 4 (33.33%) SCSA
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) MCSE
2 3 (25.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Veritas File System
1 5 (41.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (25.00%) vCloud
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) vMotion
2 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 2 (16.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (41.67%) Veritas
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) IBM
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Sun
4 3 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 2 (16.67%) Avaya
5 2 (16.67%) Juniper
6 1 (8.33%) Fortinet