The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 53 42 24
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -18
Contract jobs citing DNS 6 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.91% 1.52% 4.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.50% 9.52% 23.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 7
Median daily rate £350 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +60.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £12.52
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+47.22% -20.00%
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 South Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
109 84 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 16.59% 15.91% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 61 37
Median daily rate £350 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 13
Median hourly rate £13.70 £12.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.16% -67.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.68 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.90 £14.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Sheffield -11 5 £350 -20.00%
DNS
Yorkshire

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) TCP/IP
3 10 (66.67%) DHCP
3 10 (66.67%) IIS
3 10 (66.67%) Linux
4 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (53.33%) LAMP
5 8 (53.33%) nginx
5 8 (53.33%) MongoDB
5 8 (53.33%) DevOps
6 7 (46.67%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (46.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
6 7 (46.67%) LEMP Stack
6 7 (46.67%) LAPP Stack
6 7 (46.67%) Travis CI
6 7 (46.67%) Mongrel
6 7 (46.67%) Bash Shell
6 7 (46.67%) Puppet
6 7 (46.67%) WebSphere
6 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (46.67%) Jetty
6 7 (46.67%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (46.67%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (46.67%) IPsec
6 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (46.67%) Ruby
6 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
6 7 (46.67%) Python
6 7 (46.67%) Servlets

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in South 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 10 (66.67%) IIS
2 8 (53.33%) nginx
3 7 (46.67%) Jetty
3 7 (46.67%) Mongrel
3 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
3 7 (46.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) TCP/IP
2 10 (66.67%) DHCP
3 7 (46.67%) FTP
3 7 (46.67%) HTTP
3 7 (46.67%) IPsec
4 5 (33.33%) SAN
5 4 (26.67%) LDAP
6 2 (13.33%) NAS
6 2 (13.33%) SSL
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (6.67%) Internet
7 1 (6.67%) LAN
7 1 (6.67%) PABX
7 1 (6.67%) VLAN
7 1 (6.67%) VPN
7 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) MongoDB
2 7 (46.67%) MySQL
2 7 (46.67%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
1 7 (46.67%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 6 (40.00%) Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Server Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Wintel Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Wintel Server Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) LAMP
2 7 (46.67%) LAPP Stack
2 7 (46.67%) LEMP Stack
2 7 (46.67%) Servlets
3 1 (6.67%) Middleware
3 1 (6.67%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Symmetrix
2 2 (13.33%) Replication
3 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 4 (26.67%) AIX
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (13.33%) Solaris
6 2 (13.33%) SUSE
6 2 (13.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (13.33%) Unix
6 2 (13.33%) VMS
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) DevOps
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.67%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Bash Shell
1 7 (46.67%) Python
1 7 (46.67%) Ruby
2 4 (26.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) NFS
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (26.67%) SRDF
1 4 (26.67%) Veritas File System
1 4 (26.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) Docker
3 1 (6.67%) Squid
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (46.67%) Puppet
2 4 (26.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (6.67%) Control-M
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) EMC
2 4 (26.67%) IBM
2 4 (26.67%) NetApp
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Sun
2 4 (26.67%) Veritas
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco