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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 26 23 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing DNS 11 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 4.33% 2.69% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.48% 29.41% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 1
Average daily rate
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£330 £300 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -17.80%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -21.25%
DNS
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
31 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 12.20% 9.14% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 11
Average daily rate £330 £250 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.26% +18.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £225 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £300 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

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 3 July 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 13 (86.67%) TCP/IP
2 12 (80.00%) Windows
3 11 (73.33%) SAN
4 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 10 (66.67%) DHCP
4 10 (66.67%) VMware
4 10 (66.67%) VLAN
5 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (60.00%) MS Exchange
5 9 (60.00%) SQL
5 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (60.00%) NAS
5 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (60.00%) Fibre Channel
5 9 (60.00%) IaaS
6 8 (53.33%) vCloud
6 8 (53.33%) SaaS
6 8 (53.33%) PaaS
6 8 (53.33%) vMotion
7 7 (46.67%) LAN
7 7 (46.67%) WLAN
7 7 (46.67%) Service Delivery
8 4 (26.67%) Firewall
8 4 (26.67%) Linux
8 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
9 3 (20.00%) Apache
9 3 (20.00%) MS Project

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 9 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (20.00%) Apache
3 2 (13.33%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (60.00%) IaaS
2 8 (53.33%) SaaS
2 8 (53.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) TCP/IP
2 11 (73.33%) SAN
3 10 (66.67%) VLAN
3 10 (66.67%) DHCP
4 9 (60.00%) NAS
4 9 (60.00%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (46.67%) LAN
5 7 (46.67%) WLAN
6 4 (26.67%) Firewall
7 3 (20.00%) VPN
8 2 (13.33%) LDAP
9 1 (6.67%) VoIP
9 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Network Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) LAMP
1 1 (6.67%) Ajax
1 1 (6.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (26.67%) Linux
4 3 (20.00%) UNIX
5 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (13.33%) SUSE
5 2 (13.33%) AIX
5 2 (13.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (13.33%) Server Hardening
3 1 (6.67%) Security Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps
3 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.67%) MVC
3 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (6.67%) OO
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) PHP5
2 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Sun Certification
1 2 (13.33%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (53.33%) vCloud
4 2 (13.33%) Veritas File System
4 2 (13.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (13.33%) Sun
3 2 (13.33%) IBM
3 2 (13.33%) Veritas
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
Brighton, East Sussex
IT People First
Rate: From £275 to £325 per day 3 Months +
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £300 - 360 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Forman Computer Staff
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago