The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 26 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing DNS 4 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.94% 3.01% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 19.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.83% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £316
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.26%
DNS
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 North Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20 26 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 9.71% 15.66% 22.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 19
Average daily rate £401 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% -8.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 9
Average hourly rate £12.56 £8.85 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.92% -55.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £8.85 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.62 £8.85 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% -2.00%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DNS across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

DNS
Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

DNS Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

DNS
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +7 2 £338 -12.83%
Harrogate - - - - 1
DNS
Yorkshire

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DNS.

1 19 (86.36%) DHCP
1 19 (86.36%) Citrix
1 19 (86.36%) VMware
1 19 (86.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (81.82%) Cisco ASA
2 18 (81.82%) Infoblox
2 18 (81.82%) Imperva
2 18 (81.82%) Cisco IOS
2 18 (81.82%) Fat Client
2 18 (81.82%) Network Security
2 18 (81.82%) F5
2 18 (81.82%) DMVPN
2 18 (81.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 18 (81.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 18 (81.82%) Firewall
2 18 (81.82%) Blue Coat
2 18 (81.82%) CCSE
2 18 (81.82%) BIG-IP
2 18 (81.82%) OSPF
2 18 (81.82%) BGP
2 18 (81.82%) NetScreen
2 18 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (81.82%) Thin Client
2 18 (81.82%) CheckPoint
2 18 (81.82%) Cisco
2 18 (81.82%) CCNP
2 18 (81.82%) Linux
2 18 (81.82%) E-Commerce
3 13 (59.09%) HP
4 11 (50.00%) C

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DNS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 19 (86.36%) DHCP
2 18 (81.82%) Cisco ASA
2 18 (81.82%) Cisco IOS
2 18 (81.82%) Network Security
2 18 (81.82%) DMVPN
2 18 (81.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 18 (81.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 18 (81.82%) Firewall
2 18 (81.82%) BIG-IP
2 18 (81.82%) OSPF
2 18 (81.82%) BGP
2 18 (81.82%) NetScreen
3 2 (9.09%) LDAP
3 2 (9.09%) InfiniBand
3 2 (9.09%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Exadata
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Security Specialist
1 18 (81.82%) Network Specialist
1 18 (81.82%) Network Security Specialist
2 2 (9.09%) Administrator
2 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 18 (81.82%) Fat Client
1 18 (81.82%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Solaris
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) E-Commerce
2 10 (45.45%) Load Balancing
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) C
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (81.82%) CCSE
1 18 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
1 18 (81.82%) CCNP
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 19 (86.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) XenApp
3 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Citrix
1 19 (86.36%) VMware
2 18 (81.82%) Infoblox
2 18 (81.82%) Imperva
2 18 (81.82%) F5
2 18 (81.82%) Blue Coat
2 18 (81.82%) CheckPoint
2 18 (81.82%) Cisco
3 13 (59.09%) HP
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle