The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Crawley with a requirement for DNS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 23 June 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)
West Sussex / Crawley
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 27 23
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4  
Contract jobs citing DNS 2 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 1.48% 1.57% 2.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% 7.69% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Median daily rate £288 £413 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.30% +22.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £413 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £413 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year +7.69% -1.51%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £28.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -33.33% +26.66%  

DNS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Crawley with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Crawley
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 32 39 29
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Crawley 23.70% 20.42% 19.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 31 10
Median daily rate £395 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.05% +3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £371 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.38% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Crawley

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Crawley citing DNS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Crawley

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DNS in Crawley

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Crawley over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DNS in Crawley

DNS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DNS in Crawley

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Crawley region with a requirement for DNS.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) KVM
3 1 (25.00%) Ansible
3 1 (25.00%) SELinux
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) LXC
3 1 (25.00%) iptables
3 1 (25.00%) NX-OS
3 1 (25.00%) Server Building
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) VyOS
3 1 (25.00%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley 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 (25.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (25.00%) IPv4
3 1 (25.00%) IPv6
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) NX-OS
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) VPLS
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Support
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Debian
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Server Building
1 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) iptables
2 1 (25.00%) KVM
2 1 (25.00%) LXC
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (25.00%) SELinux
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Aruba
3 1 (25.00%) Brocade
3 1 (25.00%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) ProCurve
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) Ubiquiti