Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 34 34
Rank change year-on-year -7 0 +3
Contract jobs citing DNS 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 1.52% 1.24% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.59% 9.68% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Hounslow median daily rate £311 £110 £518
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +182.95% -78.74% -
10th Percentile £263 £100 £509
90th Percentile £318 £284 £526
West London median daily rate £400 £375 £450
% change year-on-year +6.67% -16.67% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Hounslow median hourly rate £28.50 - -
West London median hourly rate £21.75 £24.87 £20.25
% change year-on-year -12.55% +22.81% +1.25%

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 79 31 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 19.95% 12.86% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 16 16
Hounslow median daily rate £425 £450 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +34.83% -4.64%
10th Percentile £179 £128 £196
90th Percentile £625 £575 £482
West London median daily rate £400 £388 £410
% change year-on-year +3.23% -5.49% +26.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 3
Hounslow median hourly rate £28.50 £13.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +111.11% -46.00% +36.99%
10th Percentile £15.44 £12.75 £20.50
90th Percentile £115.00 £14.25 £51.50
West London median hourly rate £27.50 £17.38 £18.00
% change year-on-year +58.27% -3.47% -6.49%

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

DNS
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 16 October 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
Brentford - 5 £313 -
Chiswick - 1 £250 -
DNS
West London

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 3 (50.00%) SMTP
1 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) DKIM
1 3 (50.00%) DMARC
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (16.67%) LDAP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Remedy
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) CMDB
3 1 (16.67%) Ivanti

DNS
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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DKIM
1 3 (50.00%) DMARC
1 3 (50.00%) SMTP
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Data Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) CMDB
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCENT
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) DFS Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Ivanti
2 1 (16.67%) Remedy
2 1 (16.67%) VMware