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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank 17 27 16
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Contract jobs citing DNS 6 7 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 4.05% 3.43% 9.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.08% 23.33% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 19
Median daily rate - £263 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -34.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £344 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -1.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £20.00 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+27.50% -16.23%

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
26 30 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 17.57% 14.71% 24.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 37
Median daily rate £375 £313 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £193 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £401 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £12.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +45.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £18.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £45.00 £33.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northallerton - 4 - -
York +2 2 - - 1
DNS
Yorkshire

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 9 (100.00%) DHCP
2 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) Network Security
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) VMware
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
5 4 (44.44%) Disk Encryption
5 4 (44.44%) NetVault Backup
5 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (44.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (44.44%) WSUS
5 4 (44.44%) SCCM
5 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (44.44%) Software Deployment
5 4 (44.44%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (44.44%) VMware ESX
5 4 (44.44%) Law
5 4 (44.44%) Backup Exec
5 4 (44.44%) Dell
5 4 (44.44%) Symantec
5 4 (44.44%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
5 4 (44.44%) MS Visio
5 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
5 4 (44.44%) LAN
5 4 (44.44%) MS Office
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
1 4 (44.44%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (44.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) DHCP
2 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) Network Security
3 4 (44.44%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) Wireless
5 1 (11.11%) BGP
5 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
5 1 (11.11%) IPsec
5 1 (11.11%) OSPF
5 1 (11.11%) Skype
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) VLAN
5 1 (11.11%) VPN
General
1 4 (44.44%) Law
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Network Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) ICT Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Disk Encryption
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile Device Management
1 4 (44.44%) Software Deployment
2 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) VMware ESX
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Backup Exec
1 4 (44.44%) NetVault Backup
1 4 (44.44%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
1 4 (44.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Dell
2 4 (44.44%) Symantec
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco