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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 41 29 29
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Contract jobs citing DNS 24 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.12% 3.82% 3.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.30% 20.00% 26.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 13
Average daily rate
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£303 £275 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £220 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £300 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £295
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.45 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+56.25% -5.88%
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 West Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
103 65 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.70% 19.12% 13.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 48 31
Average daily rate £290 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 6
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.38 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.10% -46.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DNS across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 5 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
Worthing -9 7 £398 +32.50%
Crawley -1 5 £375 +102.70% 4
Burgess Hill - 1 £265 -
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 33 (86.84%) Windows
2 32 (84.21%) Active Directory
3 28 (73.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (65.79%) DHCP
5 24 (63.16%) VMware
6 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
6 20 (52.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (50.00%) MS Exchange
8 16 (42.11%) ITIL
9 13 (34.21%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (31.58%) Migration
10 12 (31.58%) HP
10 12 (31.58%) Configuration Management
11 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (28.95%) IIS
11 11 (28.95%) Hyper-V
11 11 (28.95%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (26.32%) SCCM
12 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
12 10 (26.32%) Internet
13 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
14 8 (21.05%) Cisco
14 8 (21.05%) PowerShell
14 8 (21.05%) Windows 7
14 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
15 7 (18.42%) Firewall
15 7 (18.42%) Linux
15 7 (18.42%) SQL
15 7 (18.42%) MCP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 19 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (28.95%) IIS
2 11 (28.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
4 7 (18.42%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (13.16%) Lync
7 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (5.26%) IBM Notes
7 2 (5.26%) Apache
7 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
8 1 (2.63%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (2.63%) MS Project Server
8 1 (2.63%) Site Server
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Project
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Office 365
2 5 (13.16%) IaaS
2 5 (13.16%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (65.79%) DHCP
2 10 (26.32%) Internet
3 7 (18.42%) Firewall
4 6 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (15.79%) SAN
5 5 (13.16%) VPN
6 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.26%) LDAP
7 2 (5.26%) Intranet
8 1 (2.63%) ADSL
8 1 (2.63%) LAN
8 1 (2.63%) WAN
8 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.63%) Kerberos
8 1 (2.63%) DMZ
8 1 (2.63%) MPLS
8 1 (2.63%) VLAN
8 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (10.53%) Back Office
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
1 4 (10.53%) Online Betting
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Server Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Support Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Wintel Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Web Support Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Web Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Web Team Leader
6 1 (2.63%) Messaging Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Clustering
1 5 (13.16%) PKI
1 5 (13.16%) Private Cloud
2 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 33 (86.84%) Windows
2 28 (73.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (52.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (21.05%) Windows 7
6 7 (18.42%) Linux
7 5 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (5.26%) UNIX
9 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.63%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) ITIL
2 12 (31.58%) Configuration Management
2 12 (31.58%) Migration
3 5 (13.16%) Load Balancing
3 5 (13.16%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
4 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
4 3 (7.89%) Change Management
5 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.26%) CRM
5 2 (5.26%) Service Management
5 2 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (5.26%) Email Migration
6 1 (2.63%) Line Management
6 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.63%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) PowerShell
2 7 (18.42%) SQL
3 2 (5.26%) Java
3 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.26%) Perl
4 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (18.42%) MCP
2 7 (18.42%) MCSE
3 6 (15.79%) MCSA
3 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
4 5 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.63%) MCITP
5 1 (2.63%) Degree
5 1 (2.63%) CCNP
5 1 (2.63%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (84.21%) Active Directory
2 13 (34.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (28.95%) Hyper-V
4 6 (15.79%) UAG
5 4 (10.53%) vSphere
6 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.26%) VMware ESX
6 2 (5.26%) VMware Server
7 1 (2.63%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.63%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) SCCM
2 2 (5.26%) SCOM
2 2 (5.26%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.63%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (63.16%) VMware
2 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 12 (31.58%) HP
4 8 (21.05%) Cisco
5 6 (15.79%) Citrix
6 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
7 4 (10.53%) IBM
8 3 (7.89%) Rackspace
9 2 (5.26%) Oracle
9 2 (5.26%) Lotus
10 1 (2.63%) BT