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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 29 34 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -19
Contract jobs citing DNS 19 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 6.93% 1.66% 3.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.17% 9.38% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £484 £525 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.85% +47.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £525 £361
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £348 £320
% change year-on-year
-5.03% +8.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.53 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+30.08% +19.58%
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
82 32 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 29.93% 17.68% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 21 14
Median daily rate £450 £488 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £345 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

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 28 August 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 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (69.57%) SSH
2 16 (69.57%) Maven
2 16 (69.57%) Squid
2 16 (69.57%) JIRA
2 16 (69.57%) Software Packaging
2 16 (69.57%) Service Management
2 16 (69.57%) Identity Management
2 16 (69.57%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (69.57%) Scrum
2 16 (69.57%) VMware
2 16 (69.57%) Oracle
2 16 (69.57%) Ant
2 16 (69.57%) JUnit
2 16 (69.57%) Linux
2 16 (69.57%) Apache
2 16 (69.57%) Shell Script
2 16 (69.57%) Configuration Management
2 16 (69.57%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (69.57%) SC Cleared
2 16 (69.57%) Security Cleared
2 16 (69.57%) Git (software)
2 16 (69.57%) ZABBIX
2 16 (69.57%) OpenLDAP
2 16 (69.57%) Postfix
2 16 (69.57%) Hadoop
2 16 (69.57%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (69.57%) Confluence
2 16 (69.57%) Puppet
2 16 (69.57%) OpenVPN

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 16 (69.57%) Apache
1 16 (69.57%) Confluence
1 16 (69.57%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 16 (69.57%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 16 (69.57%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (69.57%) OpenLDAP
1 16 (69.57%) OpenVPN
1 16 (69.57%) SSH
2 7 (30.43%) SSL
3 6 (26.09%) VPN
4 5 (21.74%) Internet
4 5 (21.74%) IPsec
5 4 (17.39%) HTTP
6 3 (13.04%) BIG-IP
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (13.04%) DHCP
6 3 (13.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (13.04%) Firewall
6 3 (13.04%) Network Security
6 3 (13.04%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (13.04%) WAN
6 3 (13.04%) Wireless
7 1 (4.35%) BGP
7 1 (4.35%) EIGRP
7 1 (4.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (69.57%) Hadoop
1 16 (69.57%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (69.57%) Ant
1 16 (69.57%) Git (software)
1 16 (69.57%) Jenkins
1 16 (69.57%) JIRA
1 16 (69.57%) JIRA Agile
1 16 (69.57%) JUnit
1 16 (69.57%) Liquibase
1 16 (69.57%) Maven
1 16 (69.57%) SonarQube
1 16 (69.57%) Sonatype Nexus
2 13 (56.52%) Bitbucket
General
1 4 (17.39%) Local Government
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Consultant
1 8 (34.78%) DevOps Consultant
1 8 (34.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Lead DevOps
3 4 (17.39%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Junior
6 1 (4.35%) Junior DevOps
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) ELK Stack
1 16 (69.57%) MCollective
1 16 (69.57%) Software Packaging
2 4 (17.39%) HTML
3 2 (8.70%) .NET
3 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
3 2 (8.70%) Ajax
3 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
3 2 (8.70%) Apache Cordova
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (8.70%) CSS
3 2 (8.70%) CSS3
3 2 (8.70%) HTML5
3 2 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (8.70%) Node.js
3 2 (8.70%) REST
3 2 (8.70%) WCF
3 2 (8.70%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
2 2 (8.70%) W3C
3 1 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Linux
2 13 (56.52%) CentOS
3 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (69.57%) Case Management
2 16 (69.57%) Configuration Management
2 16 (69.57%) Continuous Delivery
2 16 (69.57%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (69.57%) DevOps
2 16 (69.57%) Identity Management
2 16 (69.57%) Scrum
2 16 (69.57%) Service Management
3 15 (65.22%) Workflow
4 14 (60.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (52.17%) Coaching
6 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.04%) ITIL
7 3 (13.04%) ITIL V3
8 2 (8.70%) MVC
8 2 (8.70%) OO
8 2 (8.70%) OOP
8 2 (8.70%) User Stories
9 1 (4.35%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) Shell Script
2 13 (56.52%) Ruby
3 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) C#
4 2 (8.70%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (69.57%) SC Cleared
1 16 (69.57%) Security Cleared
2 12 (52.17%) CTC Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (8.70%) BC Cleared
4 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 16 (69.57%) Docker
1 16 (69.57%) Postfix
1 16 (69.57%) Squid
1 16 (69.57%) vCloud
2 3 (13.04%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 16 (69.57%) Ansible
1 16 (69.57%) Kibana
1 16 (69.57%) Kubernetes
1 16 (69.57%) logstash
1 16 (69.57%) Puppet
1 16 (69.57%) Rancher
1 16 (69.57%) Terraform
1 16 (69.57%) ZABBIX
2 3 (13.04%) Consul
2 3 (13.04%) Packer
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Oracle
1 16 (69.57%) Sonatype
1 16 (69.57%) VMware
2 13 (56.52%) Atlassian
3 3 (13.04%) AppDynamics
3 3 (13.04%) Blue Coat
3 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
3 3 (13.04%) Citrix
3 3 (13.04%) F5
4 2 (8.70%) FireEye
4 2 (8.70%) Juniper
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) Sourcefire
5 1 (4.35%) Motorola