The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the East Sussex region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 27 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DNS 12 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.37% - 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.57% - 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
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£250 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-16.25% -
Communications & Networking Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 25 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 11.80% 8.50% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 16 8
Average daily rate £250 £310 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% -18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £210 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £393 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £322 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.81% -0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 13
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.36 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.56% +5.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
DNS
South East

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
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

DNS Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 August 2014. 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 - 9 £250 - 2
Lewes - 3 £90 -
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 8 (61.54%) DHCP
1 8 (61.54%) Citrix
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 5 (38.46%) Apache
3 5 (38.46%) MySQL
3 5 (38.46%) SLA
4 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) SOAP
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) CCA
4 4 (30.77%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (30.77%) PHP
4 4 (30.77%) XenDesktop
4 4 (30.77%) XenApp
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 3 (23.08%) Network Management
5 3 (23.08%) NetScaler
5 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
5 3 (23.08%) VMware
6 2 (15.38%) Marketing
6 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (15.38%) Fat Client
6 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 2 (15.38%) Red Hat

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 5 (38.46%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) DHCP
2 3 (23.08%) NetScaler
2 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) LDAP
3 1 (7.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MySQL
General
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
2 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Support
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) IT Support
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) CSS
1 4 (30.77%) SOAP
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
2 2 (15.38%) Fat Client
2 2 (15.38%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) Solaris
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Network Management
2 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
2 2 (15.38%) CRM
2 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
2 2 (15.38%) Change Control
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) ISMS
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Management
3 1 (7.69%) Security Management
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
1 4 (30.77%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CCA
1 4 (30.77%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) XenDesktop
2 4 (30.77%) XenApp
3 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Nagios
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Citrix
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (7.69%) Dell