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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 34 30 42
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Contract jobs citing DNS 24 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.81% 4.92% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.17% 22.78% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 2
Average daily rate
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£363 £220 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.77% -30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £220 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £235 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.60% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.09 £16.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+19.95% -16.25%
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
77 79 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 15.43% 21.58% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 53 21
Average daily rate £350 £225 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -42.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £220 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £375 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 12
Average hourly rate £50.00 £15.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+233.33% -30.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.22 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+11.10% -21.56%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Crawley -2 9 £363 +61.11% 2
Gatwick +3 4 - -
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 45 (88.24%) Windows
2 42 (82.35%) VMware
3 41 (80.39%) DHCP
4 39 (76.47%) Active Directory
5 34 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 34 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (50.98%) Microsoft
8 22 (43.14%) PowerShell
9 21 (41.18%) ITIL
10 18 (35.29%) MS Exchange
10 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (33.33%) SQL
11 17 (33.33%) Migration
12 16 (31.37%) HP
12 16 (31.37%) Hyper-V
13 14 (27.45%) Finance
14 12 (23.53%) Firewall
14 12 (23.53%) Configuration Management
14 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
14 12 (23.53%) IIS
14 12 (23.53%) Cisco
15 11 (21.57%) VPN
15 11 (21.57%) VLAN
15 11 (21.57%) Exchange Server 2010
15 11 (21.57%) Root Cause Analysis
16 10 (19.61%) Windows 7
16 10 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2007
16 10 (19.61%) Linux
17 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 18 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 12 (23.53%) IIS
3 11 (21.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
6 5 (9.80%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (3.92%) Lync
8 1 (1.96%) Apache
8 1 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.96%) MS Project Server
8 1 (1.96%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (11.76%) Office 365
2 6 (11.76%) IaaS
3 4 (7.84%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.92%) SaaS
4 2 (3.92%) PaaS
5 1 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 41 (80.39%) DHCP
2 12 (23.53%) Firewall
3 11 (21.57%) VLAN
3 11 (21.57%) VPN
4 8 (15.69%) SAN
4 8 (15.69%) TCP/IP
5 7 (13.73%) LAN
6 5 (9.80%) Ethernet
6 5 (9.80%) FTP
6 5 (9.80%) SMTP
6 5 (9.80%) Internet
6 5 (9.80%) Wireshark
6 5 (9.80%) IPsec
6 5 (9.80%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (9.80%) tcpdump
6 5 (9.80%) Spanning Tree
7 4 (7.84%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (7.84%) WAN
8 3 (5.88%) VoIP
8 3 (5.88%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (7.84%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.96%) Big Data
General
1 14 (27.45%) Finance
2 9 (17.65%) Back Office
2 9 (17.65%) Online Betting
3 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (29.41%) Analyst
2 13 (25.49%) Server Engineer
3 10 (19.61%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) Network Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Administrator
5 5 (9.80%) Server Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.88%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Firewall Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Wintel Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Windows Administrator
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.96%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Clustering
2 5 (9.80%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.84%) PKI
3 4 (7.84%) Private Cloud
4 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.96%) Replication
6 1 (1.96%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.96%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 45 (88.24%) Windows
2 34 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (19.61%) Linux
5 10 (19.61%) Windows 7
6 4 (7.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.96%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) ITIL
2 17 (33.33%) Migration
3 12 (23.53%) Configuration Management
4 11 (21.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (11.76%) Load Balancing
5 6 (11.76%) Server Building
6 4 (7.84%) Change Management
7 3 (5.88%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.88%) SDLC
7 3 (5.88%) Incident Management
7 3 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (5.88%) Patch Management
7 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.92%) Network Design
8 2 (3.92%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.92%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.92%) CRM
9 1 (1.96%) Server Patching
9 1 (1.96%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.96%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 22 (43.14%) PowerShell
2 17 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (15.69%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (11.76%) MCP
3 6 (11.76%) MCSE
4 5 (9.80%) MCSA
4 5 (9.80%) CCSE
4 5 (9.80%) CCENT
5 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.88%) CCNA
6 2 (3.92%) Degree
6 2 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.92%) JNCIA
6 2 (3.92%) CCNP
7 1 (1.96%) MCITP
7 1 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 34 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (31.37%) Hyper-V
4 8 (15.69%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (13.73%) vSphere
6 3 (5.88%) UAG
7 2 (3.92%) VirtualBox
7 2 (3.92%) vCloud
7 2 (3.92%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.96%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) SCCM
2 7 (13.73%) SCVMM
3 4 (7.84%) WSUS
4 2 (3.92%) Cacti
4 2 (3.92%) vMotion
4 2 (3.92%) SCOM
5 1 (1.96%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 42 (82.35%) VMware
2 26 (50.98%) Microsoft
3 16 (31.37%) HP
4 12 (23.53%) Cisco
5 6 (11.76%) IBM
6 5 (9.80%) CheckPoint
7 4 (7.84%) Aruba
7 4 (7.84%) Citrix
7 4 (7.84%) Juniper
7 4 (7.84%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.88%) Sun
8 3 (5.88%) Rackspace
8 3 (5.88%) ServiceNow
9 2 (3.92%) 3PAR
9 2 (3.92%) Qualys
9 2 (3.92%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.96%) MuleSoft
Crawley, West Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
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