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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 25 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing DNS 22 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 8.43% 1.17% 2.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.73% 6.25% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
Median daily rate £501 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.21% -12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+32.50% -11.11%
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
74 32 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 28.35% 18.71% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 17 10
Median daily rate £490 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £260 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £466 £683
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £13.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 10 December 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 41 (93.18%) VMware
1 41 (93.18%) Security Cleared
2 40 (90.91%) SC Cleared
2 40 (90.91%) Puppet
3 39 (88.64%) Jenkins
3 39 (88.64%) Continuous Integration
3 39 (88.64%) JIRA
3 39 (88.64%) ZABBIX
3 39 (88.64%) PostgreSQL
3 39 (88.64%) Oracle
4 37 (84.09%) Apache
4 37 (84.09%) Hadoop
4 37 (84.09%) Amazon AWS
4 37 (84.09%) Ansible
4 37 (84.09%) Docker
4 37 (84.09%) Kubernetes
4 37 (84.09%) ELK Stack
4 37 (84.09%) Terraform
5 34 (77.27%) DevOps
5 34 (77.27%) Linux
6 33 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 32 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (70.45%) Scrum
8 31 (70.45%) Service Management
8 31 (70.45%) Configuration Management
8 31 (70.45%) Git (software)
8 31 (70.45%) vCloud
8 31 (70.45%) Confluence
8 31 (70.45%) Software Packaging
8 31 (70.45%) Sonatype Nexus

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 37 (84.09%) Apache
2 31 (70.45%) Confluence
3 29 (65.91%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (15.91%) nginx
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 29 (65.91%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 37 (84.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (65.91%) OpenLDAP
1 29 (65.91%) OpenVPN
1 29 (65.91%) SSH
2 23 (52.27%) VPN
3 15 (34.09%) Firewall
4 12 (27.27%) IPsec
4 12 (27.27%) Reverse Proxy
5 8 (18.18%) SNMP
5 8 (18.18%) WAN
6 5 (11.36%) LAN
6 5 (11.36%) SSL
7 4 (9.09%) LDAP
8 3 (6.82%) BIG-IP
8 3 (6.82%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (6.82%) DHCP
8 3 (6.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (6.82%) Internet
8 3 (6.82%) Network Security
8 3 (6.82%) Wireless
9 2 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (88.64%) PostgreSQL
2 37 (84.09%) Hadoop
3 20 (45.45%) Oracle Database
3 20 (45.45%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 39 (88.64%) Jenkins
1 39 (88.64%) JIRA
2 31 (70.45%) Git (software)
2 31 (70.45%) Sonatype Nexus
3 29 (65.91%) Ant
3 29 (65.91%) JIRA Agile
3 29 (65.91%) JUnit
3 29 (65.91%) Liquibase
3 29 (65.91%) Maven
3 29 (65.91%) SonarQube
4 27 (61.36%) Bitbucket
5 2 (4.55%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Consultant
1 16 (36.36%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) DevOps Consultant
3 7 (15.91%) Architect
3 7 (15.91%) Cloud Architect
4 5 (11.36%) Lead DevOps
4 5 (11.36%) Network Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) AWS Architect
5 4 (9.09%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Web Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Security Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Administrator
8 1 (2.27%) Junior
8 1 (2.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.27%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (84.09%) ELK Stack
2 31 (70.45%) Software Packaging
3 29 (65.91%) MCollective
4 8 (18.18%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 3 (6.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) PKI
2 3 (6.82%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.55%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.27%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 34 (77.27%) Linux
2 29 (65.91%) CentOS
3 8 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (15.91%) RancherOS
4 7 (15.91%) VyOS
5 2 (4.55%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.55%) Windows
5 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (88.64%) Continuous Integration
2 34 (77.27%) DevOps
3 33 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 32 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (70.45%) Configuration Management
5 31 (70.45%) Scrum
5 31 (70.45%) Service Management
6 29 (65.91%) Identity Management
7 28 (63.64%) Workflow
8 27 (61.36%) Stakeholder Management
9 22 (50.00%) Case Management
10 20 (45.45%) Coaching
11 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
12 3 (6.82%) ITIL
12 3 (6.82%) ITIL V3
12 3 (6.82%) Project Management
13 2 (4.55%) Server Building
14 1 (2.27%) DDoS Mitigation
14 1 (2.27%) High Availability
14 1 (2.27%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 29 (65.91%) Shell Script
2 19 (43.18%) Ruby
3 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 41 (93.18%) Security Cleared
2 40 (90.91%) SC Cleared
3 18 (40.91%) CTC Cleared
4 10 (22.73%) DV Cleared
5 3 (6.82%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (4.55%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 37 (84.09%) Docker
2 31 (70.45%) vCloud
3 29 (65.91%) Postfix
3 29 (65.91%) Squid
4 3 (6.82%) ProxySG
5 2 (4.55%) KVM
5 2 (4.55%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 40 (90.91%) Puppet
2 39 (88.64%) ZABBIX
3 37 (84.09%) Ansible
3 37 (84.09%) Kubernetes
3 37 (84.09%) Terraform
4 29 (65.91%) Kibana
4 29 (65.91%) logstash
4 29 (65.91%) Rancher
5 18 (40.91%) Consul
5 18 (40.91%) Packer
6 10 (22.73%) yum
7 8 (18.18%) Rsyslog
8 7 (15.91%) HAProxy
9 2 (4.55%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 41 (93.18%) VMware
2 39 (88.64%) Oracle
3 29 (65.91%) Atlassian
3 29 (65.91%) Sonatype
4 18 (40.91%) AppDynamics
5 8 (18.18%) CA
6 7 (15.91%) Vyatta
7 5 (11.36%) Cisco
8 4 (9.09%) Juniper
9 3 (6.82%) Blue Coat
9 3 (6.82%) CheckPoint
9 3 (6.82%) Citrix
9 3 (6.82%) F5
10 2 (4.55%) AlienVault
10 2 (4.55%) FireEye
10 2 (4.55%) Palo Alto
10 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
10 2 (4.55%) Sourcefire
11 1 (2.27%) Motorola