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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
London / Croydon
Rank 22 30 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Contract jobs citing DNS 16 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 7.51% 2.22% 1.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.37% 20.00% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 1
Median daily rate £470 £306 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.46% -23.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £359
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -3.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £20.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-11.25% -16.66%

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
51 30 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 23.94% 11.11% 25.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 19 19
Median daily rate £463 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £263 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £520 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 22 February 2017, 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 34 (94.44%) VMware
1 34 (94.44%) Security Cleared
2 33 (91.67%) SC Cleared
3 30 (83.33%) Puppet
4 26 (72.22%) Jenkins
4 26 (72.22%) ZABBIX
4 26 (72.22%) JIRA
4 26 (72.22%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (72.22%) PostgreSQL
4 26 (72.22%) Oracle
5 25 (69.44%) Linux
6 24 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
7 23 (63.89%) Ansible
7 23 (63.89%) Docker
7 23 (63.89%) Hadoop
7 23 (63.89%) Apache
7 23 (63.89%) Kubernetes
7 23 (63.89%) Elastic Stack
7 23 (63.89%) Terraform
8 22 (61.11%) Firewall
8 22 (61.11%) CentOS
9 21 (58.33%) VPN
9 21 (58.33%) DevOps
10 20 (55.56%) Oracle Database 11g
10 20 (55.56%) Oracle Database
11 19 (52.78%) Atlassian
12 18 (50.00%) yum
12 18 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
13 17 (47.22%) AppDynamics
13 17 (47.22%) Packer

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 23 (63.89%) Apache
2 16 (44.44%) Confluence
3 13 (36.11%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (19.44%) nginx
5 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (36.11%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 24 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (61.11%) Firewall
2 21 (58.33%) VPN
3 13 (36.11%) OpenLDAP
3 13 (36.11%) OpenVPN
3 13 (36.11%) SSH
4 11 (30.56%) LDAP
5 10 (27.78%) Reverse Proxy
5 10 (27.78%) SNMP
6 8 (22.22%) IPsec
6 8 (22.22%) WAN
7 7 (19.44%) LAN
8 4 (11.11%) SSL
9 3 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (5.56%) DHCP
11 1 (2.78%) BIG-IP
11 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
11 1 (2.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 1 (2.78%) Internet
11 1 (2.78%) VoIP
11 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (72.22%) PostgreSQL
2 23 (63.89%) Hadoop
3 20 (55.56%) Oracle Database
3 20 (55.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 26 (72.22%) Jenkins
1 26 (72.22%) JIRA
2 16 (44.44%) Bitbucket
2 16 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 16 (44.44%) Sonatype Nexus
3 13 (36.11%) Ant
3 13 (36.11%) JIRA Agile
3 13 (36.11%) JUnit
3 13 (36.11%) Liquibase
3 13 (36.11%) Maven
3 13 (36.11%) SonarQube
4 3 (8.33%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
1 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Architect
1 9 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
1 9 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Consultant
3 6 (16.67%) Administrator
3 6 (16.67%) AWS Architect
3 6 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 6 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (13.89%) VMWare Administrator
4 5 (13.89%) Web Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Network Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 4 (11.11%) Senior VMWare Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (63.89%) Elastic Stack
2 16 (44.44%) Software Packaging
3 13 (36.11%) MCollective
4 10 (27.78%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 5 (13.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) PKI
2 4 (11.11%) Spread Betting
3 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (69.44%) Linux
2 22 (61.11%) CentOS
3 10 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (25.00%) Windows
4 9 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 8 (22.22%) Ubuntu
6 7 (19.44%) RancherOS
6 7 (19.44%) VyOS
7 1 (2.78%) Android
7 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (72.22%) Continuous Integration
2 21 (58.33%) DevOps
3 18 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (44.44%) Configuration Management
5 16 (44.44%) Scrum
5 16 (44.44%) Service Management
6 13 (36.11%) Identity Management
6 13 (36.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (36.11%) Workflow
7 9 (25.00%) Coaching
8 6 (16.67%) Case Management
8 6 (16.67%) Server Building
9 3 (8.33%) Project Management
10 1 (2.78%) ITIL
10 1 (2.78%) ITIL V3
10 1 (2.78%) Process Improvement
10 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.78%) Statistics
10 1 (2.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) Shell Script
2 8 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 6 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (94.44%) Security Cleared
2 33 (91.67%) SC Cleared
3 8 (22.22%) DV Cleared
4 6 (16.67%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (63.89%) Docker
2 16 (44.44%) vCloud
3 13 (36.11%) Postfix
3 13 (36.11%) Squid
4 8 (22.22%) KVM
4 8 (22.22%) VMware ESX
4 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
7 1 (2.78%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 30 (83.33%) Puppet
2 26 (72.22%) ZABBIX
3 23 (63.89%) Ansible
3 23 (63.89%) Kubernetes
3 23 (63.89%) Terraform
4 18 (50.00%) yum
5 17 (47.22%) Consul
5 17 (47.22%) Packer
6 13 (36.11%) Docker Swarm
6 13 (36.11%) Kibana
6 13 (36.11%) logstash
6 13 (36.11%) Rancher
7 10 (27.78%) Rsyslog
8 7 (19.44%) HAProxy
9 3 (8.33%) FortiGate
9 3 (8.33%) Forum Sentry
Vendors
1 34 (94.44%) VMware
2 26 (72.22%) Oracle
3 19 (52.78%) Atlassian
4 17 (47.22%) AppDynamics
5 13 (36.11%) Sonatype
6 10 (27.78%) CA
7 8 (22.22%) Red Hat
8 7 (19.44%) Vyatta
9 4 (11.11%) Cisco
9 4 (11.11%) Juniper
10 3 (8.33%) AlienVault
10 3 (8.33%) Palo Alto
11 1 (2.78%) Blue Coat
11 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
11 1 (2.78%) Citrix
11 1 (2.78%) F5
11 1 (2.78%) FireEye
11 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
11 1 (2.78%) Sourcefire