The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 12 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing DNS 17 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 8.95% 7.62% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.96% 27.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £321 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.94% +7.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+19.58% -10.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Crawley region.

Communications & Networking Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
46 29 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 24.21% 27.62% 5.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 18 4
Average daily rate £350 £225 £449
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -49.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £220 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £513 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £29.50 £14.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.44% -32.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

DNS
Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

DNS Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 18 (81.82%) DHCP
1 18 (81.82%) VMware
2 17 (77.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (50.00%) Windows
4 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 10 (45.45%) Firewall
5 9 (40.91%) SMTP
5 9 (40.91%) CheckPoint
5 9 (40.91%) FTP
5 9 (40.91%) Cisco
5 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (40.91%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (36.36%) CCENT
6 8 (36.36%) PowerShell
6 8 (36.36%) Aruba
6 8 (36.36%) ITIL
6 8 (36.36%) Migration
7 7 (31.82%) Finance
7 7 (31.82%) Back Office
7 7 (31.82%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (31.82%) Online Betting
8 6 (27.27%) Wireshark
8 6 (27.27%) vSphere
8 6 (27.27%) tcpdump
8 6 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (27.27%) Spanning Tree
8 6 (27.27%) Server Building
8 6 (27.27%) IPsec

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 1 (4.55%) IIS
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (81.82%) DHCP
2 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 10 (45.45%) Firewall
4 9 (40.91%) FTP
4 9 (40.91%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (40.91%) SMTP
5 6 (27.27%) Ethernet
5 6 (27.27%) VPN
5 6 (27.27%) tcpdump
5 6 (27.27%) Spanning Tree
5 6 (27.27%) IPsec
5 6 (27.27%) Wireshark
6 5 (22.73%) VLAN
6 5 (22.73%) WAN
6 5 (22.73%) LAN
7 4 (18.18%) VoIP
7 4 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (18.18%) Cisco PIX
7 4 (18.18%) SNMP
7 4 (18.18%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (31.82%) Back Office
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
1 7 (31.82%) Online Betting
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Network Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) DBA
4 3 (13.64%) Support Specialist
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Network Support
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Network Specialist
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Network Support Specialist
4 3 (13.64%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Firewall Specialist
4 3 (13.64%) Firewall Support
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Wintel Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (9.09%) UNIX
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) ITIL
1 8 (36.36%) Migration
2 7 (31.82%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (27.27%) Server Building
4 3 (13.64%) Patch Management
4 3 (13.64%) Network Design
4 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.55%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) CCENT
2 6 (27.27%) CCNP
2 6 (27.27%) CCNA
2 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (22.73%) CCSE
4 3 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (13.64%) JNCIA
4 3 (13.64%) Check Point Certification
4 3 (13.64%) CCSA
System Software
1 17 (77.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 6 (27.27%) vSphere
3 6 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (13.64%) VirtualBox
5 2 (9.09%) VMware Server
5 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Cacti
2 2 (9.09%) Data Guard
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (4.55%) WSUS
3 1 (4.55%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) VMware
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco
2 9 (40.91%) CheckPoint
3 8 (36.36%) Aruba
4 6 (27.27%) HP
4 6 (27.27%) IBM
5 5 (22.73%) Juniper
6 3 (13.64%) Qualys
6 3 (13.64%) SolarWinds
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle
7 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 1 (4.55%) Sun
8 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow