The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 29 March 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)
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 - 39
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing DNS 2 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.92% - 1.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.38% - 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £39.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.69 £20.00 £24.38
% change year-on-year +28.45% -17.94%  

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 East Sussex with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13 20 39
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 5.96% 6.58% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 17
Median daily rate £275 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% +1.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £338 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £50.00 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +27.38%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 East Sussex

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DNS in East Sussex

DNS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DNS in East Sussex

DNS
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton - 2 - - 3
DNS
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for DNS.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) vCloud
3 2 (50.00%) CentOS
3 2 (50.00%) WSUS
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) CentOS
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) vCloud
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco