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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 71 78 80
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs citing DNS 33 26 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.14% 1.85% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.79% 11.61% 9.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 17 7
Median daily rate £452 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +7.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +56.25%
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
209 224 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.53% 15.91% 11.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 145 92
Median daily rate £400 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £123 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £420 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 £35.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.57% +62.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 May 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 May 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 26 (56.52%) Linux
1 26 (56.52%) VMware
2 18 (39.13%) DHCP
3 15 (32.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (30.43%) TCP/IP
4 14 (30.43%) SSL
4 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
5 13 (28.26%) Firewall
5 13 (28.26%) DevOps
6 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (23.91%) Active Directory
7 11 (23.91%) Red Hat
7 11 (23.91%) Windows
7 11 (23.91%) Puppet
7 11 (23.91%) Palo Alto
8 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
8 10 (21.74%) SAN
9 9 (19.57%) Cisco
9 9 (19.57%) Apache
9 9 (19.57%) TDD
9 9 (19.57%) Scrum
9 9 (19.57%) Open Source
9 9 (19.57%) Windows Server
10 8 (17.39%) Bash Shell
10 8 (17.39%) Jenkins
10 8 (17.39%) Ruby
10 8 (17.39%) Tomcat
10 8 (17.39%) LAN
10 8 (17.39%) Java
10 8 (17.39%) HTTP

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 9 (19.57%) Apache
2 8 (17.39%) Tomcat
3 7 (15.22%) nginx
4 6 (13.04%) IIS
4 6 (13.04%) Jetty
4 6 (13.04%) WebSphere
5 3 (6.52%) Skype for Business
6 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
7 1 (2.17%) Apache Spark
7 1 (2.17%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (2.17%) Confluence
7 1 (2.17%) GlassFish
7 1 (2.17%) Node.js
7 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle 10gAS
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (2.17%) PowerExchange
7 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (13.04%) Office 365
2 5 (10.87%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (10.87%) Google App Engine
2 5 (10.87%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (4.35%) IaaS
5 1 (2.17%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 18 (39.13%) DHCP
2 14 (30.43%) SSL
2 14 (30.43%) TCP/IP
3 13 (28.26%) Firewall
4 10 (21.74%) SAN
5 8 (17.39%) HTTP
5 8 (17.39%) LAN
5 8 (17.39%) WAN
6 7 (15.22%) FTP
6 7 (15.22%) Internet
6 7 (15.22%) IPsec
7 6 (13.04%) VPN
8 4 (8.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 4 (8.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (6.52%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (6.52%) OSPF
10 2 (4.35%) IPv4
10 2 (4.35%) VRRP
10 2 (4.35%) Wireless
10 2 (4.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) MongoDB
1 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.35%) MySQL
2 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.17%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.17%) HBase
3 1 (2.17%) Informix
3 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.17%) QlikView
3 1 (2.17%) Redis
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 8 (17.39%) Jenkins
3 6 (13.04%) Travis CI
4 3 (6.52%) JIRA
5 2 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (4.35%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.17%) Gitweb
6 1 (2.17%) Log4j
6 1 (2.17%) Maven
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Electronics
2 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.52%) Marketing
2 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) Developer
2 7 (15.22%) Network Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Ruby Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Architect
4 5 (10.87%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Hardware Specialist
4 5 (10.87%) Storage Specialist
5 4 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Design Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Network Design Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Python Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Server Support
7 2 (4.35%) Implementation Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Network Implementation Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Virtualisation Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) .NET
1 6 (13.04%) J2EE
1 6 (13.04%) Servlets
2 1 (2.17%) ELK Stack
2 1 (2.17%) LAMP
2 1 (2.17%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (2.17%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.17%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) NHS
2 3 (6.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (6.52%) PKI
2 3 (6.52%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.17%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.17%) IBM XIV
4 1 (2.17%) Replication
4 1 (2.17%) Symmetrix
4 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (56.52%) Linux
2 11 (23.91%) Windows
3 9 (19.57%) Windows Server
4 7 (15.22%) CentOS
4 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (13.04%) Ubuntu
6 2 (4.35%) Unix
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.17%) AIX
7 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.17%) Solaris
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) DevOps
2 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (19.57%) Open Source
3 9 (19.57%) Scrum
3 9 (19.57%) TDD
4 8 (17.39%) Configuration Management
5 7 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (15.22%) Load Balancing
6 5 (10.87%) Web Operations
7 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.52%) DDoS Mitigation
7 3 (6.52%) Deep Packet Inspection
7 3 (6.52%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.52%) ITIL
7 3 (6.52%) Network Design
7 3 (6.52%) Programme Management
8 2 (4.35%) Automated Testing
8 2 (4.35%) Migration
8 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) Bash Shell
1 8 (17.39%) Java
1 8 (17.39%) Ruby
2 4 (8.70%) SQL
3 3 (6.52%) Python
4 2 (4.35%) PHP
5 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) CCNP
1 6 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (10.87%) Degree
3 3 (6.52%) CCIE
3 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) CCDP
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.17%) CCDE
5 1 (2.17%) CCNA
5 1 (2.17%) MCSA
5 1 (2.17%) MCSE
5 1 (2.17%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (32.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (23.91%) Active Directory
3 7 (15.22%) VMware Server
4 6 (13.04%) Xen
5 3 (6.52%) vCloud
6 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.17%) Docker
7 1 (2.17%) HDFS
7 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.17%) NFS
7 1 (2.17%) Squid
7 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.17%) XenApp
7 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (23.91%) Puppet
2 3 (6.52%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.52%) SCCM
3 2 (4.35%) Ansible
3 2 (4.35%) SCOM
4 1 (2.17%) Grafana
4 1 (2.17%) Graphite
4 1 (2.17%) Graylog
4 1 (2.17%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.17%) Icinga
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (2.17%) Nagios
4 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.17%) Salt
4 1 (2.17%) SCSM
4 1 (2.17%) StatsD
4 1 (2.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (56.52%) VMware
2 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 11 (23.91%) Palo Alto
3 11 (23.91%) Red Hat
4 9 (19.57%) Cisco
5 7 (15.22%) F5
6 5 (10.87%) Dell
6 5 (10.87%) Google
7 4 (8.70%) CheckPoint
7 4 (8.70%) HP
8 3 (6.52%) Brocade
8 3 (6.52%) Citrix
8 3 (6.52%) Fortinet
8 3 (6.52%) Oracle
8 3 (6.52%) Riverbed
8 3 (6.52%) SAP
8 3 (6.52%) Splunk
9 2 (4.35%) Akamai
9 2 (4.35%) Atlassian
9 2 (4.35%) Meraki
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