The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
South East / West Sussex
Rank 52 36 33
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Contract jobs citing DNS 5 10 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.07% 2.12% 4.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 16.95% 21.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 19
Median daily rate £325 £300 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £300 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £20.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-11.25% -14.89%

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
60 59 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 12.88% 12.50% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 30 72
Median daily rate £413 £400 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 13
Median hourly rate £45.87 £14.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+227.64% -61.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £36.75 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

DNS
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

DNS Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

DNS
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Horsham - 2 £325 -
Crawley +8 1 £400 - 1
Worthing - 1 £175 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £225 -
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for DNS.

1 13 (68.42%) Windows
1 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
3 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (52.63%) Linux
4 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (42.11%) DHCP
6 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
7 6 (31.58%) BMC
7 6 (31.58%) Intel Security
7 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
7 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (31.58%) McAfee ePO
7 6 (31.58%) F5
8 5 (26.32%) Office 365
8 5 (26.32%) Network Design
8 5 (26.32%) Firewall
8 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
8 5 (26.32%) SSL
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
8 5 (26.32%) Palo Alto
9 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
9 4 (21.05%) Unix
9 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
9 4 (21.05%) VMware
9 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
10 3 (15.79%) NAS
10 3 (15.79%) Veeam
10 3 (15.79%) SonicWALL
10 3 (15.79%) Network Security

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) Apache
2 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.79%) WebLogic
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) DHCP
2 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
3 5 (26.32%) Firewall
3 5 (26.32%) SSL
4 3 (15.79%) ADSL
4 3 (15.79%) LAN
4 3 (15.79%) LDAP
4 3 (15.79%) NAS
4 3 (15.79%) Network Security
4 3 (15.79%) VPN
4 3 (15.79%) WAN
5 2 (10.53%) 3G
5 2 (10.53%) BGP
5 2 (10.53%) DDNS
5 2 (10.53%) DSL
5 2 (10.53%) Ethernet
5 2 (10.53%) ISDN
5 2 (10.53%) MPLS
5 2 (10.53%) OSPF
5 2 (10.53%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
1 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Server Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Applications Support
3 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Support
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Operations Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Server Support
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Support Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) J2EE
1 3 (15.79%) WebCenter
2 2 (10.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
1 2 (10.53%) PKI
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
3 10 (52.63%) Linux
3 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (21.05%) Unix
6 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
7 3 (15.79%) Mac OS X
7 3 (15.79%) Solaris
7 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
8 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Network Design
2 3 (15.79%) High Availability
3 2 (10.53%) Change Control
3 2 (10.53%) Information Management
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Operations Management
3 2 (10.53%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (5.26%) ITSM
4 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Server Building
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
1 3 (15.79%) Perl
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (15.79%) Backup Exec
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (5.26%) SCOM
4 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) BMC
1 6 (31.58%) F5
1 6 (31.58%) Intel Security
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Palo Alto
3 4 (21.05%) VMware
4 3 (15.79%) Apple
4 3 (15.79%) FatWire
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle
4 3 (15.79%) SonicWALL
4 3 (15.79%) Veeam
5 2 (10.53%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco
5 2 (10.53%) Juniper
5 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
5 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.26%) Forcepoint
6 1 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) IBM
6 1 (5.26%) Symantec