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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 28 11 31
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +20
Contract jobs citing DNS 7 33 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 3.35% 13.36% 2.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.00% 49.25% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 30 4
Average daily rate - £401 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +78.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.60 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +50.00%
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
25 67 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 11.96% 27.13% 18.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 48 19
Average daily rate £275 £401 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.33% +3.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 £13.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +4.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

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
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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Selby - 3 - -
York -19 2 - - 3
Northallerton - 2 - - 1
DNS
Yorkshire

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 10 (71.43%) DHCP
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
5 5 (35.71%) MS Office
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
6 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (28.57%) Linux
6 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 4 (28.57%) Firewall
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (21.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle
7 3 (21.43%) ITIL
7 3 (21.43%) Citrix
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco
7 3 (21.43%) SAN
7 3 (21.43%) Server Building
7 3 (21.43%) Veeam
7 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (14.29%) Fat Client
8 2 (14.29%) Blue Coat
8 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Office
2 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) DHCP
2 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) SAN
4 2 (14.29%) BGP
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (14.29%) DMVPN
4 2 (14.29%) LAN
4 2 (14.29%) NetScreen
4 2 (14.29%) Network Security
4 2 (14.29%) OSPF
4 2 (14.29%) WAN
4 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
5 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (7.14%) LDAP
5 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (21.43%) IT Support
3 2 (14.29%) Field Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Network Security Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Network Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Security Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 2 (14.29%) Thin Client
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
3 4 (28.57%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (7.14%) CentOS
6 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
1 3 (21.43%) Server Building
1 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security
3 1 (7.14%) ITSM
3 1 (7.14%) Line Management
3 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.14%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CCNP
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (14.29%) vCloud
5 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 1 (7.14%) KVM
5 1 (7.14%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) Veeam
4 2 (14.29%) Blue Coat
4 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 2 (14.29%) F5
4 2 (14.29%) Imperva
4 2 (14.29%) Infoblox
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) Mitel
5 1 (7.14%) SAP
5 1 (7.14%) WatchGuard
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