Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for DNS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DNS over the 6 months to 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 37 48
Rank change year-on-year -7 +11 -8
Contract jobs citing DNS 9 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 2.25% 2.96% 2.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.33% 12.93% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 8
Bracknell median daily rate £123 £269 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -54.46% -19.40% -16.56%
10th Percentile £104 £256 £260
90th Percentile £175 £291 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £374 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +10.74% -3.57% -11.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £48.58 £24.00
% change year-on-year - +102.40% +37.14%

DNS is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bracknell
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 73 116 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 18.25% 22.88% 23.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 42 50
Bracknell median daily rate £346 £300 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.42% -13.04% -13.75%
10th Percentile £120 £188 £212
90th Percentile £549 £550 £488
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £383
% change year-on-year - +4.58% +9.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 26 15
Bracknell median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.00% -53.70%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £21.60 £14.25 £42.30
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +53.85% -10.34% -51.67%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

Job postings citing DNS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bracknell.

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Bracknell

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DNS in Bracknell.

Contractor daily rate trend for DNS in Bracknell

DNS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DNS in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bracknell region with a requirement for DNS.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) DHCP
3 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) SCCM
4 4 (44.44%) SCOM
4 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) HP
4 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds
4 4 (44.44%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (33.33%) IaaS
5 3 (33.33%) NetBackup
6 2 (22.22%) ITSM
6 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (22.22%) Retail
6 2 (22.22%) Fujitsu
6 2 (22.22%) LAN
6 2 (22.22%) WAN
6 2 (22.22%) Citrix
6 2 (22.22%) Motorola
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) iPad
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) DHCP
2 4 (44.44%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) IT Support
2 3 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Server Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Server Support
3 2 (22.22%) Server Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server Support
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Digital Signage
1 2 (22.22%) iPad
1 2 (22.22%) iPhone
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) Android
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Mac OS
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) ITSM
1 2 (22.22%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (22.22%) Task Automation
1 2 (22.22%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (44.44%) SCOM
3 3 (33.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) HP
2 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) Equitrac
3 2 (22.22%) Fujitsu
3 2 (22.22%) Motorola
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft