The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 24 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing DNS 20 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 5.49% 3.52% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 43.48% 30.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 0
Average daily rate
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£330 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.60% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.09 £16.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+19.95% -16.25%
DNS
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
46 40 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 12.64% 11.73% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 20 18
Average daily rate £330 £250 £251
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -0.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £123 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £375 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £21.00 £15.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -27.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.22 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+11.10% -21.56%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DNS across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

DNS
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -4 17 £330 +32.00% 4
Lewes +8 3 - -
Hove +3 1 £325 +30.00%
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 21 (84.00%) Windows
2 20 (80.00%) DHCP
3 19 (76.00%) TCP/IP
3 19 (76.00%) Active Directory
4 18 (72.00%) MS Exchange
4 18 (72.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (68.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
5 17 (68.00%) SAN
6 16 (64.00%) VMware
6 16 (64.00%) VLAN
7 15 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 15 (60.00%) SQL
8 14 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (56.00%) NAS
8 14 (56.00%) Fibre Channel
8 14 (56.00%) IaaS
9 13 (52.00%) vCloud
9 13 (52.00%) vMotion
9 13 (52.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 13 (52.00%) SaaS
9 13 (52.00%) PaaS
10 12 (48.00%) LAN
11 11 (44.00%) WLAN
11 11 (44.00%) Service Delivery
12 6 (24.00%) Citrix
13 5 (20.00%) Cisco
13 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
14 4 (16.00%) MS Project
14 4 (16.00%) HP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 18 (72.00%) MS Exchange
1 18 (72.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 15 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.00%) Lync
5 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.00%) IIS
5 1 (4.00%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.00%) MS Project
3 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (56.00%) IaaS
2 13 (52.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (52.00%) SaaS
2 13 (52.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (80.00%) DHCP
2 19 (76.00%) TCP/IP
3 17 (68.00%) SAN
4 16 (64.00%) VLAN
5 14 (56.00%) NAS
5 14 (56.00%) Fibre Channel
6 12 (48.00%) LAN
7 11 (44.00%) WLAN
8 4 (16.00%) VPN
9 3 (12.00%) Firewall
10 1 (4.00%) Wireless
10 1 (4.00%) IP Telephony
10 1 (4.00%) MPLS
10 1 (4.00%) Network Security
10 1 (4.00%) WAN
10 1 (4.00%) VoIP
10 1 (4.00%) ADSL
10 1 (4.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) MySQL
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Field Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Network Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Technician
5 1 (4.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) HTML
1 1 (4.00%) CSS
1 1 (4.00%) LAMP
1 1 (4.00%) Ajax
1 1 (4.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (12.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (12.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 21 (84.00%) Windows
2 17 (68.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.00%) Linux
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (12.00%) Migration
2 3 (12.00%) ITIL
2 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (12.00%) Network Management
3 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (8.00%) Server Hardening
3 2 (8.00%) Patch Management
4 1 (4.00%) Server Patching
4 1 (4.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.00%) DevOps
4 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.00%) OO
4 1 (4.00%) Project Management
4 1 (4.00%) Service Management
4 1 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) PHP5
2 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) MCSE
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (76.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (52.00%) vCloud
4 4 (16.00%) XenApp
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 13 (52.00%) vMotion
2 2 (8.00%) SCCM
3 1 (4.00%) SCDPM
3 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (64.00%) VMware
3 6 (24.00%) Citrix
4 5 (20.00%) Cisco
5 4 (16.00%) HP
6 2 (8.00%) BT
6 2 (8.00%) AirMagnet
7 1 (4.00%) Veeam
7 1 (4.00%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.00%) ProCurve
7 1 (4.00%) Red Hat