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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 35 33 32
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing DNS 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.31% 1.88% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 23.53% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £281 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £36.25 £10.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+262.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.22 £18.35 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.55% -3.43%
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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
36 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 15.72% 7.98% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 13 4
Average daily rate £200 £289 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.73% -27.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 1
Average hourly rate £31.15 £10.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+211.50% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

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 19 December 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) DHCP
2 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) Firewall
4 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (50.00%) Clustering
5 4 (40.00%) XenDesktop
5 4 (40.00%) Citrix
5 4 (40.00%) CCA
5 4 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (40.00%) XenApp
6 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
6 3 (30.00%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (30.00%) HP
6 3 (30.00%) CCNA
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (30.00%) SAN
6 3 (30.00%) Veritas
6 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (30.00%) SLA
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco
6 3 (30.00%) IBM
6 3 (30.00%) Apache
6 3 (30.00%) LDAP
6 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (30.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) SAS
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) DHCP
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (30.00%) SAN
3 3 (30.00%) LDAP
3 3 (30.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (20.00%) VoIP
4 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (20.00%) VLAN
4 2 (20.00%) NAS
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Technician
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (30.00%) Solaris
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) SUSE
3 1 (10.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) CRM
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (20.00%) Document Management
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CCA
1 4 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CCNA
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (20.00%) MCSE
3 2 (20.00%) Sun Certification
3 2 (20.00%) SCSA
4 1 (10.00%) MCTS
4 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) XenDesktop
2 4 (40.00%) XenApp
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) Veritas File System
3 3 (30.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (20.00%) vCloud
5 1 (10.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Nagios
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) HP
3 3 (30.00%) Veritas
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) IBM
4 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Sun
4 2 (20.00%) Avaya
4 2 (20.00%) Juniper
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