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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 36 29 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing DNS 8 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.43% 1.20% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.38% 12.00% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate
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£225 £256 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% -29.79%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £299
% change year-on-year
+7.17% +1.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.50 - £22.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+56.25% -3.03%
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
52 25 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 15.81% 9.96% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 18
Average daily rate £325 £325 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £169 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 8
Average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

DNS Hourly Rate Histogram 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 22 May 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
Lewes -2 4 £225 - 1
Brighton -11 3 - - 2
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) TCP/IP
3 10 (52.63%) Firewall
4 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
4 9 (47.37%) DHCP
4 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
5 8 (42.11%) Clustering
6 7 (36.84%) VMware
6 7 (36.84%) Cisco
6 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
6 7 (36.84%) Linux
6 7 (36.84%) SAN
7 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
7 6 (31.58%) UNIX
7 6 (31.58%) SQL
7 6 (31.58%) Apache
7 6 (31.58%) LDAP
7 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (26.32%) Veritas File System
8 5 (26.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 5 (26.32%) IBM HTTP Server
8 5 (26.32%) WebSphere
8 5 (26.32%) IBM
8 5 (26.32%) Solaris
8 5 (26.32%) Veritas
8 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (21.05%) Sun Certification
9 4 (21.05%) HP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
2 6 (31.58%) Apache
3 5 (26.32%) IBM HTTP Server
3 5 (26.32%) WebSphere
4 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (15.79%) SAS
6 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
7 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) TCP/IP
2 10 (52.63%) Firewall
3 9 (47.37%) DHCP
4 7 (36.84%) SAN
5 6 (31.58%) LDAP
6 4 (21.05%) NAS
7 3 (15.79%) iSCSI
7 3 (15.79%) VLAN
7 3 (15.79%) VPN
7 3 (15.79%) VoIP
8 1 (5.26%) Network Security
8 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
8 1 (5.26%) ADSL
8 1 (5.26%) Broadband
8 1 (5.26%) LAN
8 1 (5.26%) WAN
8 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Field Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Technician
4 1 (5.26%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Server Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Network Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) jQuery
1 1 (5.26%) Ajax
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Clustering
2 2 (10.53%) Thin Client
2 2 (10.53%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Linux
3 6 (31.58%) UNIX
4 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (26.32%) Solaris
4 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.79%) SUSE
5 3 (15.79%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
2 2 (10.53%) CRM
2 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
2 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
2 2 (10.53%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
2 2 (10.53%) Document Management
2 2 (10.53%) Network Management
2 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.26%) Security Testing
3 1 (5.26%) DevOps
3 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
3 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
3 1 (5.26%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) PHP5
2 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (21.05%) Sun Certification
1 4 (21.05%) MCSE
1 4 (21.05%) SCSA
2 3 (15.79%) CCNA
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (26.32%) Veritas File System
3 5 (26.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (15.79%) vCloud
5 2 (10.53%) XenApp
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
1 3 (15.79%) vMotion
2 2 (10.53%) Nagios
3 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) VMware
2 7 (36.84%) Cisco
3 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
4 5 (26.32%) IBM
4 5 (26.32%) Veritas
5 4 (21.05%) HP
5 4 (21.05%) Citrix
5 4 (21.05%) Sun
6 3 (15.79%) Juniper
7 2 (10.53%) BT
7 2 (10.53%) Avaya
7 2 (10.53%) AirMagnet
7 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
8 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
8 1 (5.26%) Fortinet