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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 23 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs citing DNS 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 3.39% 1.54% 1.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 7.69% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +48.43%
DNS
West 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 Crawley region.

Communications & Networking Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 26 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 13.56% 20.00% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 3
Average daily rate £388 £313 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -25.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £213 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £358 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £55.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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
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 5 February 2016, 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 21 (95.45%) TCP/IP
2 15 (68.18%) DHCP
2 15 (68.18%) ITIL
3 14 (63.64%) FTP
4 12 (54.55%) LDAP
5 11 (50.00%) Linux
6 9 (40.91%) VPN
6 9 (40.91%) LAN
6 9 (40.91%) SMTP
6 9 (40.91%) Cisco
6 9 (40.91%) CCNA
6 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (40.91%) CheckPoint
6 9 (40.91%) Firewall
6 9 (40.91%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (40.91%) CCENT
7 8 (36.36%) F5
8 7 (31.82%) Aruba
8 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (31.82%) VMware
8 7 (31.82%) CCNP
8 7 (31.82%) WAN
8 7 (31.82%) Unix
9 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
10 5 (22.73%) Check Point Certification
10 5 (22.73%) Tcl
10 5 (22.73%) Middleware
10 5 (22.73%) Service Management
10 5 (22.73%) ICMP
10 5 (22.73%) Apache

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (22.73%) Apache
1 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (95.45%) TCP/IP
2 15 (68.18%) DHCP
3 14 (63.64%) FTP
4 12 (54.55%) LDAP
5 9 (40.91%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (40.91%) Firewall
5 9 (40.91%) LAN
5 9 (40.91%) SMTP
5 9 (40.91%) VPN
6 7 (31.82%) WAN
7 5 (22.73%) BIG-IP
7 5 (22.73%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 5 (22.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (22.73%) HTTP
7 5 (22.73%) HTTPS
7 5 (22.73%) ICMP
7 5 (22.73%) SSL
8 4 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (18.18%) Spanning Tree
8 4 (18.18%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Network Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Applications Support
2 5 (22.73%) Check Point Specialist
2 5 (22.73%) Check Point Support
2 5 (22.73%) Firewall Specialist
2 5 (22.73%) Firewall Support
2 5 (22.73%) IP Network Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Network Specialist
2 5 (22.73%) Network Support
2 5 (22.73%) Network Support Specialist
2 5 (22.73%) Support Specialist
2 5 (22.73%) WAN Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Applications Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Applications Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Middleware Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) J2EE
1 5 (22.73%) Middleware
1 5 (22.73%) REST
1 5 (22.73%) SOAP
2 2 (9.09%) 802.1X
2 2 (9.09%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Algorithms
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Unix
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Solaris
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Load Balancing
2 5 (22.73%) Service Management
3 4 (18.18%) High Availability
4 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.09%) Network Design
4 2 (9.09%) Patch Management
4 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.55%) Logistics
5 1 (4.55%) Migration
5 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) Tcl
2 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.64%) Perl
3 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) CCENT
1 9 (40.91%) CCNA
1 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (31.82%) CCNP
3 5 (22.73%) CCSA
3 5 (22.73%) Check Point Certification
4 4 (18.18%) CCSE
5 2 (9.09%) JNCIA
5 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (4.55%) MCP
6 1 (4.55%) MCSA
6 1 (4.55%) MCSE
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.09%) VirtualBox
4 1 (4.55%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Cacti
1 2 (9.09%) Data Guard
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) CheckPoint
1 9 (40.91%) Cisco
2 8 (36.36%) F5
3 7 (31.82%) Aruba
3 7 (31.82%) VMware
4 4 (18.18%) Juniper
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (9.09%) Qualys
5 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.55%) SAP