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 22 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)
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 37 31
Rank change year-on-year -1 -6  
Contract jobs citing DNS 2 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.72% 1.38% 4.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 12.90% 25.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 9
Median daily rate - £413 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year +6.06% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.25 £28.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -35.39% +25.55%  

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 12 31 59
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 4.33% 10.73% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 28
Median daily rate £354 £413 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.24% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £198 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £15.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -26.19%  
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 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 22 June 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 0 2 - - 1
DNS
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for DNS.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) WSUS
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) vCloud
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (25.00%) Ansible
3 1 (25.00%) Docker
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Icinga
3 1 (25.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (25.00%) Grafana
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) Debian
3 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Nagios
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper

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%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Eucalyptus
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
1 1 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Debian
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) vCloud
1 3 (75.00%) vSphere
1 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
1 3 (75.00%) WSUS
2 1 (25.00%) Ansible
2 1 (25.00%) Grafana
2 1 (25.00%) Icinga
2 1 (25.00%) Nagios
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper