The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 49 38 26
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Contract jobs citing DNS 6 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.19% 3.06% 1.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.59% 14.29% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 2
Median daily rate £500 £405 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.45% -0.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £21.53 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.59% +19.58%
DNS
South 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 Sheffield region.

Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
91 91 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 18.06% 21.41% 14.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 66 25
Median daily rate £500 £275 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £185 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 £12.35 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+264.37% +12.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

DNS
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

DNS Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for DNS.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) DHCP
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) IIS
3 14 (87.50%) Linux
3 14 (87.50%) TCP/IP
3 14 (87.50%) LAMP
3 14 (87.50%) nginx
3 14 (87.50%) MongoDB
3 14 (87.50%) DevOps
4 13 (81.25%) Continuous Delivery
4 13 (81.25%) LEMP Stack
4 13 (81.25%) LAPP Stack
4 13 (81.25%) Travis CI
4 13 (81.25%) Mongrel
4 13 (81.25%) Jenkins
4 13 (81.25%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (81.25%) Bash Shell
4 13 (81.25%) Puppet
4 13 (81.25%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (81.25%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (81.25%) IPsec
4 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (81.25%) Ruby
4 13 (81.25%) WebSphere
4 13 (81.25%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (81.25%) Jetty
4 13 (81.25%) Tomcat
4 13 (81.25%) Python
4 13 (81.25%) Servlets

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 15 (93.75%) IIS
2 14 (87.50%) nginx
3 13 (81.25%) Jetty
3 13 (81.25%) Mongrel
3 13 (81.25%) Tomcat
3 13 (81.25%) WebSphere
4 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (81.25%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) DHCP
2 14 (87.50%) TCP/IP
3 13 (81.25%) FTP
3 13 (81.25%) HTTP
3 13 (81.25%) IPsec
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.25%) Internet
4 1 (6.25%) LAN
4 1 (6.25%) PABX
4 1 (6.25%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) SSL
4 1 (6.25%) VPN
4 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) MongoDB
2 13 (81.25%) MySQL
2 13 (81.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (81.25%) Jenkins
1 13 (81.25%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (81.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 13 (81.25%) Linux Engineer
2 13 (81.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) LAMP
2 13 (81.25%) LAPP Stack
2 13 (81.25%) LEMP Stack
2 13 (81.25%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) DevOps
2 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (81.25%) Continuous Delivery
2 13 (81.25%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Bash Shell
1 13 (81.25%) Python
1 13 (81.25%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) Squid
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (81.25%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (81.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) VMware