Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 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 23 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)
South London > Kingston Upon Thames
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 28 15
Rank change year-on-year +11 -13 +2
Contract jobs citing DNS 5 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 5.15% 5.00% 8.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.25% 41.18% 25.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Kingston Upon Thames median daily rate £105 - £475
10th Percentile £96 - £354
90th Percentile £114 - £549
South London median daily rate £382 £400 £473
% change year-on-year -4.50% -15.34% +21.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Kingston Upon Thames median hourly rate £43.09 £50.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.82% - -
South London median hourly rate £43.09 £50.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year -13.82% - -

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 Kingston Upon Thames with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 16 17 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 16.49% 12.14% 31.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 12
Kingston Upon Thames median daily rate £150 £305 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.82% -35.79% +53.48%
10th Percentile £103 £161 £200
90th Percentile £395 £368 £566
South London median daily rate £525 £455 £448
% change year-on-year +15.38% +1.68% +32.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 8
Kingston Upon Thames median hourly rate £42.27 £50.00 £49.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.47% +0.82% -4.94%
10th Percentile £27.35 £47.67 £14.55
90th Percentile £96.35 £55.00 £50.00
South London median hourly rate £32.11 £48.92 £20.50
% change year-on-year -34.37% +138.61% -60.71%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Job postings citing DNS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames.

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Kingston Upon Thames

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DNS in Kingston Upon Thames

DNS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DNS in Kingston Upon Thames

DNS
Contract Job Locations in Kingston Upon Thames

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 6 months to 23 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
New Malden +1 3 - - 1
Chessington -4 2 £105 -
DNS
South London

For the 6 months to 23 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for DNS.

1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) SNMP
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (60.00%) High Availability
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Dell Compellent
2 3 (60.00%) Dell
2 3 (60.00%) EMC
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Clustering
2 3 (60.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (60.00%) PowerCLI
2 3 (60.00%) vCenter Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Storage Management
3 2 (40.00%) Web Filtering
3 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) SNMP
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) High Availability
1 3 (60.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 3 (60.00%) Storage Management
2 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (40.00%) Time Management
2 2 (40.00%) Web Filtering
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Failover Clustering
1 3 (60.00%) PowerCLI
1 3 (60.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Dell
1 3 (60.00%) Dell Compellent
1 3 (60.00%) EMC
1 3 (60.00%) Juniper
1 3 (60.00%) VMware