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 18 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 23 25 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing DNS 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 0.84% 0.68% 2.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% 6.67% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£388 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -3.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £18.20 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.70% -4.23%
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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
19 15 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 15.97% 10.14% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 22
Average daily rate £329 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £300 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-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 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 18 December 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 3 (42.86%) MCSE
4 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) Online Betting
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 2 (28.57%) Network Security
5 2 (28.57%) Network Management
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (28.57%) LDAP
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) PBX
5 2 (28.57%) VoIP
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) CCNP
5 2 (28.57%) CCNA
5 2 (28.57%) SNMP
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) Finance

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) LDAP
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) PBX
2 2 (28.57%) VoIP
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) SNMP
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) MPLS
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) DMVPN
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
General
1 2 (28.57%) Online Betting
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Server Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Network Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Build Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Wintel Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
1 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Network Management
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) CCNP
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix