Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 44 42
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2 -17
Contract jobs citing DNS 11 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 1.97% 2.43% 2.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.68% 11.02% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 8
Bracknell median daily rate £275 £363 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.14% +13.28% +6.67%
10th Percentile £255 £259 £260
90th Percentile £295 £445 £438
Berkshire median daily rate £344 £299 £380
% change year-on-year +14.97% -21.32% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Bracknell median hourly rate - - £17.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £28.75 £51.58 £17.50
% change year-on-year -44.26% +194.71% +40.00%

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 103 127 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 18.49% 22.09% 19.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 65 40
Bracknell median daily rate £300 £400 £317
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +26.38% -4.09%
10th Percentile £238 £258 £162
90th Percentile £443 £555 £476
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 19 16
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -62.41% +64.20%
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year -25.00% -37.39% +64.29%

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 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bracknell region with a requirement for DNS.

1 7 (63.64%) DHCP
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Unix
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) Retail
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Perl
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
4 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 2 (18.18%) SSL
4 2 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Apache
4 2 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) LAN
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) VBScript
4 2 (18.18%) AIX
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (18.18%) PKI
4 2 (18.18%) SUSE

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 (18.18%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) DHCP
2 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (18.18%) SSL
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
3 2 (18.18%) Wireless
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (9.09%) HTTP
4 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
4 1 (9.09%) ISDN
4 1 (9.09%) Multicast
4 1 (9.09%) PBX
4 1 (9.09%) PSTN
4 1 (9.09%) SMTP
4 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
4 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Middleware Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) 802.1X
2 1 (9.09%) LAMP
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) PKI
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) DataPower
2 1 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (9.09%) EMC VNX
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Unix
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) AIX
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (18.18%) SUSE
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) CentOS
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Release Management
4 1 (9.09%) Server Building
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Perl
2 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
2 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) VBScript
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) Korn
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (9.09%) Firmware
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (9.09%) Squid
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) PowerCLI
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
1 2 (18.18%) SCOM
2 1 (9.09%) Ansible
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (9.09%) Cobbler
2 1 (9.09%) Data Guard
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) BMC
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
4 1 (9.09%) EMC
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) Software AG
4 1 (9.09%) webMethods