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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 72 91 72
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -19
Contract jobs citing DNS 36 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.47% 0.93% 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.22% 7.61% 7.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 12 7
Median daily rate £425 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £339 £313
% change year-on-year
-4.05% +8.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £18.00 £16.63
% change year-on-year
+58.33% +8.27%
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
222 197 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 15.21% 12.25% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 128 87
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £271 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 0
Median hourly rate £13.11 £21.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.30% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.67% +7.50%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 45 (69.23%) VMware
2 34 (52.31%) Linux
3 28 (43.08%) Firewall
3 28 (43.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (38.46%) Windows
4 25 (38.46%) DHCP
5 24 (36.92%) Active Directory
6 20 (30.77%) SSL
7 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
8 17 (26.15%) DevOps
8 17 (26.15%) Windows Server
9 16 (24.62%) Palo Alto
10 15 (23.08%) Red Hat
10 15 (23.08%) Puppet
11 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (20.00%) TDD
12 13 (20.00%) Scrum
12 13 (20.00%) Internet
12 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (20.00%) Git (software)
13 12 (18.46%) CentOS
13 12 (18.46%) Office 365
13 12 (18.46%) SAN
14 11 (16.92%) Cisco
14 11 (16.92%) VPN
14 11 (16.92%) Apache
14 11 (16.92%) Tomcat
14 11 (16.92%) Configuration Management
14 11 (16.92%) Opscode Chef
14 11 (16.92%) Continuous Integration

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 11 (16.92%) Apache
1 11 (16.92%) Tomcat
2 10 (15.38%) nginx
3 5 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (7.69%) Confluence
3 5 (7.69%) GlassFish
3 5 (7.69%) IIS
3 5 (7.69%) Jetty
3 5 (7.69%) OpenStack
3 5 (7.69%) SAS
3 5 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 4 (6.15%) Skype for Business
5 3 (4.62%) MS Exchange
5 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) MS Office
2 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.46%) Office 365
2 10 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (7.69%) Google App Engine
4 5 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (3.08%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (3.08%) IaaS
6 1 (1.54%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 28 (43.08%) Firewall
2 25 (38.46%) DHCP
3 20 (30.77%) SSL
4 13 (20.00%) Internet
5 12 (18.46%) SAN
6 11 (16.92%) VPN
7 10 (15.38%) TCP/IP
8 9 (13.85%) LAN
8 9 (13.85%) WAN
9 7 (10.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 7 (10.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 7 (10.77%) HTTP
10 6 (9.23%) FTP
10 6 (9.23%) IPsec
10 6 (9.23%) MPLS
11 5 (7.69%) DSL
11 5 (7.69%) iSCSI
11 5 (7.69%) Network Security
11 5 (7.69%) Structured Cabling
11 5 (7.69%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.23%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (7.69%) Redis
4 2 (3.08%) MySQL
4 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.54%) Informix
5 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.54%) QlikView
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 7 (10.77%) JIRA
4 5 (7.69%) Gitweb
4 5 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (7.69%) Travis CI
4 5 (7.69%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (3.08%) Bitbucket
General
1 4 (6.15%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.08%) Electronics
3 2 (3.08%) Legal
3 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.08%) Marketing
3 2 (3.08%) Publishing
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (13.85%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (12.31%) Architect
3 8 (12.31%) Network Engineer
4 7 (10.77%) Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Design Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (9.23%) Ruby Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Storage Specialist
6 5 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Hardware Specialist
6 5 (7.69%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.62%) Azure Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Python Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Server Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Server Support
8 2 (3.08%) Network Architect
8 2 (3.08%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.38%) .NET
2 5 (7.69%) J2EE
2 5 (7.69%) LAPP Stack
2 5 (7.69%) Node.js
2 5 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (7.69%) Servlets
3 1 (1.54%) ELK Stack
3 1 (1.54%) LAMP
3 1 (1.54%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Public Cloud
2 6 (9.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Licensing
3 5 (7.69%) NHS
3 5 (7.69%) Replication
4 4 (6.15%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.62%) Digital Media
6 2 (3.08%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.54%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.54%) Clustering
7 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.54%) IBM XIV
7 1 (1.54%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.54%) PKI
7 1 (1.54%) Symmetrix
7 1 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (52.31%) Linux
2 25 (38.46%) Windows
3 17 (26.15%) Windows Server
4 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (18.46%) CentOS
6 7 (10.77%) Ubuntu
7 4 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (6.15%) Unix
7 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (4.62%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.15%) DevOps
2 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (20.00%) Scrum
3 13 (20.00%) TDD
4 11 (16.92%) Configuration Management
4 11 (16.92%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (15.38%) Load Balancing
5 10 (15.38%) Migration
6 9 (13.85%) Open Source
7 7 (10.77%) Programme Management
8 6 (9.23%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (7.69%) Deep Packet Inspection
9 5 (7.69%) Kanban
9 5 (7.69%) Release Management
9 5 (7.69%) Resource Management
9 5 (7.69%) Security Patching
9 5 (7.69%) Service Management
9 5 (7.69%) Software Licensing
9 5 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.85%) Java
1 9 (13.85%) PHP
2 8 (12.31%) Bash Shell
2 8 (12.31%) Ruby
3 6 (9.23%) SQL
4 5 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.62%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) CCNP
1 6 (9.23%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (7.69%) Degree
3 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.08%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.54%) CCDE
5 1 (1.54%) CCIE
5 1 (1.54%) CCNA
5 1 (1.54%) MCSA
5 1 (1.54%) MCSE
5 1 (1.54%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.08%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (43.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (36.92%) Active Directory
3 9 (13.85%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (12.31%) Hyper-V
4 8 (12.31%) VMware Server
5 5 (7.69%) NFS
5 5 (7.69%) Squid
5 5 (7.69%) Xen
6 4 (6.15%) vCloud
7 2 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.08%) XenApp
8 1 (1.54%) Docker
8 1 (1.54%) Firmware
8 1 (1.54%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.54%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (23.08%) Puppet
2 11 (16.92%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (15.38%) Ansible
4 5 (7.69%) Grafana
4 5 (7.69%) Graphite
4 5 (7.69%) Graylog
4 5 (7.69%) HAProxy
4 5 (7.69%) Icinga
4 5 (7.69%) Nagios
4 5 (7.69%) StatsD
4 5 (7.69%) Terraform
4 5 (7.69%) vMotion
5 4 (6.15%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 4 (6.15%) SCCM
6 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (3.08%) SCOM
7 1 (1.54%) Opsview
7 1 (1.54%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.54%) WMI
7 1 (1.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (69.23%) VMware
2 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
3 16 (24.62%) Palo Alto
4 15 (23.08%) Red Hat
5 11 (16.92%) Cisco
6 10 (15.38%) Dell
7 9 (13.85%) F5
8 7 (10.77%) CheckPoint
8 7 (10.77%) HP
9 5 (7.69%) Google
9 5 (7.69%) NETGEAR
9 5 (7.69%) New Relic
9 5 (7.69%) Oracle
9 5 (7.69%) SonicWALL
9 5 (7.69%) Splunk
10 4 (6.15%) Fortinet
11 3 (4.62%) Brocade
11 3 (4.62%) Citrix
12 2 (3.08%) EMC
12 2 (3.08%) SAP
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