Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 46 46
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 -6
Contract jobs citing DNS 12 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 2.34% 2.16% 2.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.32% 11.54% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 7
Bracknell median daily rate £175 £275 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.36% -24.14% +13.28%
10th Percentile £163 £255 £259
90th Percentile £188 £295 £445
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £344 £287
% change year-on-year +16.36% +19.98% -24.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £28.75 £51.58
% change year-on-year - -44.26% +194.71%

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 106 104 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 20.66% 18.71% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 27 63
Bracknell median daily rate £355 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.33% -25.00% +26.98%
10th Percentile £143 £238 £251
90th Percentile £555 £443 £518
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +7.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 20
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.00% -54.55%
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.25 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +20.37% -10.00% -45.45%

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 16 November 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 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) DHCP
4 7 (58.33%) VMware
4 7 (58.33%) SCCM
4 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
4 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
5 5 (41.67%) SCOM
5 5 (41.67%) SolarWinds
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (41.67%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (41.67%) HP
5 5 (41.67%) SQL
5 5 (41.67%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (33.33%) IaaS
7 3 (25.00%) Retail
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (16.67%) IronPort
8 2 (16.67%) ITSM
8 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
8 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
8 2 (16.67%) Android
8 2 (16.67%) iPhone
8 2 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (16.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 2 (16.67%) Data Centre

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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) IBM Domino
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (8.33%) G Suite
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) DHCP
2 5 (41.67%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (16.67%) DKIM
3 2 (16.67%) DMARC
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) SMTP
3 2 (16.67%) SSL
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) Intranet
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
1 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Email Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Security Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Storage Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) LDAP
1 2 (16.67%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (16.67%) Digital Signage
1 2 (16.67%) iPad
1 2 (16.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Android
3 2 (16.67%) Mac OS
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
1 2 (16.67%) ITSM
1 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (16.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (16.67%) Task Automation
1 2 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (8.33%) Change Control
2 1 (8.33%) Change Management
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (8.33%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (8.33%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) CEH
3 1 (8.33%) CISSP
3 1 (8.33%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (8.33%) GIAC
3 1 (8.33%) OSCP
3 1 (8.33%) SANS
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) SCCM
2 5 (41.67%) SCOM
3 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) HP
2 5 (41.67%) SolarWinds
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) Equitrac
4 2 (16.67%) IronPort
4 2 (16.67%) Motorola
5 1 (8.33%) Fujitsu
5 1 (8.33%) IBM
5 1 (8.33%) Proofpoint