Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 42 44
Rank change year-on-year -13 +2 -24
Contract jobs citing DNS 4 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 0.81% 2.22% 2.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.54% 8.57% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 9
Bracknell median daily rate £93 £382 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -75.75% +19.22% +6.67%
10th Percentile £91 £266 £211
90th Percentile £94 £454 £361
Berkshire median daily rate £463 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +27.72% +7.41% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £55.65 £55.65
% change year-on-year -71.25% - +307.69%

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 113 140 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 22.78% 25.88% 15.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 70 28
Bracknell median daily rate £490 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.50% +25.00% -8.57%
10th Percentile £253 £176 £245
90th Percentile £725 £575 £488
Berkshire median daily rate £402 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +0.44% +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 23 8
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -69.23% +108.00%
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £18.81 £39.00
% change year-on-year -28.24% -51.76% +20.00%

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 20 February 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) SCOM
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Firmware
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Multicast

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) Multicast
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco