Period
to 10 December 2018

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 6 months to 10 December 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)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 50 53
Rank change year-on-year -14 +3 -2
Contract jobs citing DNS 9 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.36% 0.95% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.74% 11.90% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 1
East Sussex median daily rate £425 £125 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +240.00% -66.67% +13.64%
10th Percentile £391 £123 £363
90th Percentile £585 £128 £388
South East median daily rate £394 £370 £340
% change year-on-year +6.42% +8.82% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £17.50
South East median hourly rate £42.27 £23.14 £45.00
% change year-on-year +82.65% -48.58% +125.00%

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 103 42 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 15.61% 7.98% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 33 12
East Sussex median daily rate £425 £355 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.72% +23.48% -12.88%
10th Percentile £314 £123 £129
90th Percentile £625 £605 £665
South East median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
East Sussex median hourly rate £42.50 - £42.00
10th Percentile £41.25 - £19.15
90th Percentile £43.75 - £46.55
South East median hourly rate £22.63 £16.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year +35.07% -33.00% +5.26%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing DNS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in East Sussex over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 10 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -5 9 £425 - 2
DNS
South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for DNS.

1 9 (100.00%) DHCP
2 8 (88.89%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco
4 4 (44.44%) CCNP
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
4 4 (44.44%) WAN
4 4 (44.44%) LAN
4 4 (44.44%) OSPF
4 4 (44.44%) BGP
4 4 (44.44%) MGCP
4 4 (44.44%) RTP
4 4 (44.44%) SCCP
4 4 (44.44%) H.323
4 4 (44.44%) Problem Management
4 4 (44.44%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (44.44%) Red Box
4 4 (44.44%) CCNP Voice
4 4 (44.44%) GDPR
5 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) VoIP
6 2 (22.22%) WLAN
6 2 (22.22%) MCSE
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification

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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) DHCP
2 8 (88.89%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) BGP
3 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
3 4 (44.44%) H.323
3 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) MGCP
3 4 (44.44%) OSPF
3 4 (44.44%) RTP
3 4 (44.44%) SCCP
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (22.22%) DWDM
4 2 (22.22%) MPLS
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) VLAN
4 2 (22.22%) VoIP
4 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 2 (22.22%) WLAN
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Project Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Business Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Network Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Server Support
3 1 (11.11%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (44.44%) Problem Management
1 4 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) BCP
3 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
3 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Converged Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) Network Management
3 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (11.11%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CCNP
1 4 (44.44%) CCNP Voice
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCIE
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) GDPR
2 2 (22.22%) ISO 22301
2 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
3 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (22.22%) vRealize
3 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Red Box
2 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) EMC
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix