The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 35 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Contract jobs citing DNS 4 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 1.64% 2.80% 2.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 10.26% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Median daily rate £250 £350 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +21.73%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +56.25%
DNS
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

Communications & Networking Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 39 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 16.39% 27.27% 28.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 32 13
Median daily rate £393 £350 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% +19.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £310 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £32.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Croydon region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for DNS.

1 8 (80.00%) HTML
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (80.00%) HTTP
1 8 (80.00%) SSL
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (60.00%) W3C
2 6 (60.00%) Internet
2 6 (60.00%) HTML5
2 6 (60.00%) Node.js
2 6 (60.00%) REST
2 6 (60.00%) CSS3
2 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (60.00%) Ajax
2 6 (60.00%) Local Government
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) Web Services
2 6 (60.00%) Apache Cordova
3 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) OOP
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) DHCP
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) T-SQL

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) HTTP
1 8 (80.00%) SSL
2 6 (60.00%) Internet
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (60.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Lead Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory Designer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Designer
4 2 (20.00%) Security Designer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) Ajax
2 6 (60.00%) Apache Cordova
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) CSS3
2 6 (60.00%) HTML5
2 6 (60.00%) REST
2 6 (60.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (20.00%) WCF
3 2 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) OOP
4 2 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) BC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft