The first table below looks at the demand for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South Yorkshire region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 31 27 31
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing DNS 4 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.29% 2.94% 2.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.76% 21.43% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Average daily rate
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£263 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.58% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £50.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.63 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-16.87% -
Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
41 42 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 13.27% 13.73% 16.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 17
Average daily rate £310 £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 10
Average hourly rate £13.25 £50.00 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.50% +277.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £25.70 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £50.00 £20.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
DNS
Yorkshire

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

DNS
Contract Job Locations in South 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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Sheffield - - - - 7
DNS
Yorkshire

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) DHCP
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Network Design
4 2 (28.57%) Logistics
4 2 (28.57%) FMCG
4 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 2 (28.57%) SCCM
4 2 (28.57%) SCVMM
4 2 (28.57%) MCITP
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) SNMP
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) MCSE

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Quickr
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DHCP
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) SNMP
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) Intranet
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) MPLS
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Migration Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Wintel Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Data Migration Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) FMCG
2 1 (14.29%) iSeries
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) AIX
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Network Design
2 2 (28.57%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCP
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) MCITP
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
3 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Server
4 1 (14.29%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Lotus
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
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