The table below looks at the statistics for DDNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DDNS over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic DNS (DDNS)
Rank 271 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DDNS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.010% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.049% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £335 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 - £420
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
DDNS
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2047 2029 1702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.19% 20.33% 18.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1150 986 750
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £185 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £342 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.43% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 101 115
Average hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +71.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

DDNS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

DDNS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

DDNS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

DDNS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

DDNS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DDNS within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
West Sussex - 1 £335 - 1
DDNS
England

DDNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing DDNS 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 DDNS.

1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) SSL
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) DSL
1 5 (100.00%) TACACS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) IPsec
1 5 (100.00%) Information Management
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 5 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 5 (100.00%) SolarWinds Orion
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) Junos
2 4 (80.00%) Barracuda Networks
2 4 (80.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) Change Control
2 4 (80.00%) Network Design
2 4 (80.00%) Operations Management
2 4 (80.00%) Wi-Fi

DDNS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing DDNS 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 DDNS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) DSL
1 5 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) IPsec
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) SSL
1 5 (100.00%) TACACS
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) Junos
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (60.00%) 3G
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) PKI
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Management
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (80.00%) Change Control
2 4 (80.00%) Network Design
2 4 (80.00%) Operations Management
3 3 (60.00%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (40.00%) Web Filtering
5 1 (20.00%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
1 5 (100.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 4 (80.00%) Barracuda Networks
2 4 (80.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
3 3 (60.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (40.00%) Forcepoint