The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 61 64 57
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing DNS 43 44 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.19% 2.70% 1.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.02% 19.38% 14.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 32 9
Median daily rate £425 £449 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.29% +19.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £226 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £533 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £21.53 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.59% +19.58%
DNS
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
179 227 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.26% 13.91% 13.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 157 71
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £532 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 1
Median hourly rate £11.72 £17.50 £115.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.02% -84.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DNS across the Leeds region.

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

DNS
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

DNS Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for DNS.

1 49 (70.00%) VMware
2 33 (47.14%) Linux
2 33 (47.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (44.29%) Windows
4 29 (41.43%) Active Directory
4 29 (41.43%) Firewall
5 27 (38.57%) DHCP
6 22 (31.43%) Microsoft
7 21 (30.00%) SSL
8 19 (27.14%) Microsoft Azure
8 19 (27.14%) DevOps
8 19 (27.14%) Windows Server
9 18 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
10 16 (22.86%) VPN
10 16 (22.86%) Apache
11 15 (21.43%) Configuration Management
11 15 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
11 15 (21.43%) nginx
12 14 (20.00%) CentOS
12 14 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (20.00%) Internet
12 14 (20.00%) TCP/IP
12 14 (20.00%) Cisco
12 14 (20.00%) Ansible
13 13 (18.57%) SAN
13 13 (18.57%) .NET
14 12 (17.14%) Tomcat
14 12 (17.14%) Dell
14 12 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (17.14%) Puppet

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 16 (22.86%) Apache
2 15 (21.43%) nginx
3 12 (17.14%) Tomcat
4 6 (8.57%) Cloud Foundry
4 6 (8.57%) Confluence
4 6 (8.57%) GlassFish
4 6 (8.57%) OpenStack
5 5 (7.14%) IIS
5 5 (7.14%) Jetty
5 5 (7.14%) Mongrel
5 5 (7.14%) SAS
5 5 (7.14%) WebSphere
6 3 (4.29%) MS Exchange
6 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.29%) Skype for Business
7 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (7.14%) MS Office
2 3 (4.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (27.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (12.86%) Office 365
4 8 (11.43%) PaaS
5 6 (8.57%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (8.57%) IaaS
6 5 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (7.14%) Google App Engine
6 5 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (5.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (41.43%) Firewall
2 27 (38.57%) DHCP
3 21 (30.00%) SSL
4 16 (22.86%) VPN
5 14 (20.00%) Internet
5 14 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 13 (18.57%) SAN
7 9 (12.86%) HTTP
8 8 (11.43%) IPsec
8 8 (11.43%) LAN
8 8 (11.43%) WAN
9 7 (10.00%) FTP
10 6 (8.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 6 (8.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 6 (8.57%) MPLS
11 5 (7.14%) DSL
11 5 (7.14%) iSCSI
11 5 (7.14%) Structured Cabling
11 5 (7.14%) VRRP
12 4 (5.71%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (8.57%) Redis
4 2 (2.86%) MySQL
4 2 (2.86%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.43%) Informix
5 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (17.14%) Jenkins
2 8 (11.43%) JIRA
2 8 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (11.43%) Visual Studio
3 7 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (8.57%) Gitweb
5 5 (7.14%) Travis CI
6 2 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.86%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (7.14%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Banking
3 2 (2.86%) Legal
3 2 (2.86%) Publishing
4 1 (1.43%) Games
4 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (24.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (15.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (12.86%) Network Engineer
4 8 (11.43%) Architect
5 6 (8.57%) Design Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Storage Specialist
6 5 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Hardware Specialist
7 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Administrator
8 3 (4.29%) Azure Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) IT Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Wintel Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) Active Directory Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) AWS DevOps
9 2 (2.86%) AWS Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) Azure Architect
9 2 (2.86%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.57%) .NET
2 6 (8.57%) LAPP Stack
2 6 (8.57%) Node.js
2 6 (8.57%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (7.14%) J2EE
3 5 (7.14%) Servlets
4 1 (1.43%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.43%) CSS
4 1 (1.43%) ELK Stack
4 1 (1.43%) HTML
4 1 (1.43%) LAMP
4 1 (1.43%) React
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) Public Cloud
2 8 (11.43%) Data Centre
2 8 (11.43%) Replication
3 5 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Licensing
3 5 (7.14%) NHS
4 4 (5.71%) Digital Media
4 4 (5.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.43%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.43%) Clustering
5 1 (1.43%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.43%) IBM XIV
5 1 (1.43%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.43%) PKI
5 1 (1.43%) Symmetrix
5 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (47.14%) Linux
2 31 (44.29%) Windows
3 19 (27.14%) Windows Server
4 14 (20.00%) CentOS
5 11 (15.71%) Ubuntu
6 10 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (8.57%) Unix
8 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.14%) DevOps
2 15 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 14 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (17.14%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (15.71%) Load Balancing
5 11 (15.71%) Migration
5 11 (15.71%) Scrum
6 10 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (12.86%) Service Management
7 9 (12.86%) TDD
8 8 (11.43%) Release Management
8 8 (11.43%) Resource Management
9 6 (8.57%) ITIL
9 6 (8.57%) Kanban
9 6 (8.57%) Programme Management
9 6 (8.57%) Security Patching
9 6 (8.57%) Technical Analysis
10 5 (7.14%) Microservices
10 5 (7.14%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.71%) Java
1 11 (15.71%) PHP
2 8 (11.43%) PowerShell
3 6 (8.57%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.57%) SQL
4 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (12.86%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (10.00%) CCNP
3 6 (8.57%) Degree
4 3 (4.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.86%) CCIE
5 2 (2.86%) CCNA
5 2 (2.86%) MCSE
5 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.43%) CCDE
6 1 (1.43%) MCSA
6 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.43%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.86%) SLA
3 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 33 (47.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (41.43%) Active Directory
3 12 (17.14%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (11.43%) Hyper-V
4 8 (11.43%) VMware Server
5 6 (8.57%) NFS
5 6 (8.57%) Squid
6 5 (7.14%) vCloud
6 5 (7.14%) Xen
7 3 (4.29%) Firmware
7 3 (4.29%) XenApp
8 1 (1.43%) Docker
8 1 (1.43%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.43%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (20.00%) Ansible
3 12 (17.14%) Puppet
4 6 (8.57%) Grafana
4 6 (8.57%) Graphite
4 6 (8.57%) Graylog
4 6 (8.57%) HAProxy
4 6 (8.57%) Icinga
4 6 (8.57%) Nagios
4 6 (8.57%) StatsD
4 6 (8.57%) Terraform
5 5 (7.14%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 5 (7.14%) vMotion
6 4 (5.71%) SCCM
7 3 (4.29%) SCOM
8 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (1.43%) Opsview
9 1 (1.43%) SCVMM
9 1 (1.43%) WMI
9 1 (1.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 49 (70.00%) VMware
2 22 (31.43%) Microsoft
3 14 (20.00%) Cisco
4 12 (17.14%) Dell
4 12 (17.14%) Palo Alto
5 10 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 9 (12.86%) F5
7 8 (11.43%) HP
8 7 (10.00%) SonicWALL
9 6 (8.57%) Citrix
9 6 (8.57%) New Relic
9 6 (8.57%) Oracle
10 5 (7.14%) Fortinet
10 5 (7.14%) Google
10 5 (7.14%) NETGEAR
11 3 (4.29%) CheckPoint
11 3 (4.29%) Riverbed
12 2 (2.86%) Atlassian
12 2 (2.86%) Brocade
12 2 (2.86%) Splunk
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