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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 33 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing DNS 11 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.90% 1.49% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.94% 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 0
Median daily rate £500 £140 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+257.14% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £20.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +25.00%
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
69 32 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 18.21% 11.90% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 16 9
Median daily rate £500 £275 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £120 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £308 £417
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £150.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1263.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 22 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 21 (80.77%) IIS
3 20 (76.92%) Windows
4 18 (69.23%) DHCP
4 18 (69.23%) TCP/IP
5 17 (65.38%) Linux
6 15 (57.69%) HTTP
6 15 (57.69%) Puppet
6 15 (57.69%) Jenkins
7 14 (53.85%) DevOps
7 14 (53.85%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (53.85%) Continuous Delivery
7 14 (53.85%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (53.85%) nginx
7 14 (53.85%) Jetty
7 14 (53.85%) WebSphere
7 14 (53.85%) IPsec
7 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (53.85%) Tomcat
7 14 (53.85%) FTP
7 14 (53.85%) Servlets
7 14 (53.85%) Travis CI
8 12 (46.15%) MySQL
8 12 (46.15%) Python
8 12 (46.15%) Ruby
8 12 (46.15%) LAMP
8 12 (46.15%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (46.15%) MongoDB
8 12 (46.15%) LEMP Stack
8 12 (46.15%) LAPP Stack

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 21 (80.77%) IIS
2 14 (53.85%) Jetty
2 14 (53.85%) nginx
2 14 (53.85%) Tomcat
2 14 (53.85%) WebSphere
3 5 (19.23%) CMS
4 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (53.85%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (7.69%) Google App Engine
2 2 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (69.23%) DHCP
1 18 (69.23%) TCP/IP
2 15 (57.69%) HTTP
3 14 (53.85%) FTP
3 14 (53.85%) IPsec
4 6 (23.08%) SSL
5 5 (19.23%) Internet
6 2 (7.69%) Extranet
6 2 (7.69%) Intranet
6 2 (7.69%) LAN
6 2 (7.69%) WAN
7 1 (3.85%) DMZ
7 1 (3.85%) Firewall
7 1 (3.85%) PABX
7 1 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) MongoDB
1 12 (46.15%) MySQL
1 12 (46.15%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) GIS
4 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (57.69%) Jenkins
2 14 (53.85%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) DevOps Engineer
1 12 (46.15%) Linux Engineer
2 11 (42.31%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 11 (42.31%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 6 (23.08%) Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Web Developer
5 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
6 3 (11.54%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Senior DevOps
7 2 (7.69%) Senior DevOps Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (3.85%) Monitoring Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) SOC Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Vulnerability Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) Servlets
2 12 (46.15%) LAMP
2 12 (46.15%) LAPP Stack
2 12 (46.15%) LEMP Stack
3 8 (30.77%) .NET
4 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 6 (23.08%) CSS
4 6 (23.08%) HTML
4 6 (23.08%) jQuery
4 6 (23.08%) XML
5 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
6 2 (7.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 17 (65.38%) Linux
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.69%) Unix
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.85%) Windows NT
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (53.85%) Continuous Delivery
1 14 (53.85%) DevOps
2 12 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (23.08%) Web Development
4 5 (19.23%) Content Management
5 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
5 3 (11.54%) CRUD
5 3 (11.54%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) Automated Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL
6 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Computer Security
7 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.85%) Security Patching
7 1 (3.85%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) Bash Shell
1 12 (46.15%) Python
1 12 (46.15%) Ruby
2 6 (23.08%) C#
2 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 6 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 15 (57.69%) Puppet
2 14 (53.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.85%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) QRadar
3 1 (3.85%) SCCM
3 1 (3.85%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco
3 2 (7.69%) Google
4 1 (3.85%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.85%) Dell
4 1 (3.85%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.85%) Splunk