Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hounslow 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 20 August 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)
West London > Hounslow
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 29 35
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6 +6
Contract jobs citing DNS 10 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 2.92% 2.61% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.13% 16.22% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 2
Hounslow median daily rate £311 £325 £541
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.23% -39.95% -
10th Percentile £245 £134 £511
90th Percentile £644 £427 £590
West London median daily rate £400 £455 £460
% change year-on-year -12.09% -1.09% +31.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hounslow median hourly rate - - -
West London median hourly rate £15.00 - £11.00

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 Hounslow with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hounslow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 62 37 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 18.08% 16.09% 12.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 18 25
Hounslow median daily rate £425 £375 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +2.04% -1.34%
10th Percentile £180 £255 £110
90th Percentile £640 £511 £483
West London median daily rate £425 £410 £405
% change year-on-year +3.66% +1.17% +24.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Hounslow median hourly rate £19.50 £13.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.44% -64.00% +102.70%
10th Percentile £15.10 £12.75 £23.25
90th Percentile £23.90 £17.85 £53.75
West London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year -6.91% -4.51% -21.16%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hounslow

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Hounslow

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DNS in Hounslow

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hounslow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Hounslow over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DNS in Hounslow

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DNS in Hounslow

DNS
Contract Job Locations in Hounslow

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Hounslow region over the 6 months to 20 August 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
Chiswick -9 4 £250 +35.14%
Brentford -4 3 £313 -14.38% 1
Feltham +3 1 £600 +60.00%
Isleworth - 1 £400 -
DNS
West London

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Hounslow region with a requirement for DNS.

1 6 (60.00%) Network Security
2 5 (50.00%) SMTP
2 5 (50.00%) DHCP
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Driving Licence
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (30.00%) DKIM
4 3 (30.00%) DMARC
4 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Internet
5 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (20.00%) Information Security
5 2 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) ERP
5 2 (20.00%) IT Strategy
5 2 (20.00%) IaaS

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Hounslow 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 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) IaaS
1 2 (20.00%) PaaS
2 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Network Security
2 5 (50.00%) DHCP
2 5 (50.00%) SMTP
3 3 (30.00%) DKIM
3 3 (30.00%) DMARC
4 2 (20.00%) Internet
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (10.00%) Firewall
5 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Network Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) SaaS Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Windows 10
1 4 (40.00%) Windows 8
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (20.00%) ERP
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (10.00%) Network Design
3 1 (10.00%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) VMware NSX
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Citrix
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Ivanti
3 1 (10.00%) Brocade
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) iManage
3 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (10.00%) VMware