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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 30 33 36
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs citing DNS 10 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.75% 2.53% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.23% 22.73% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 2
Average daily rate
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£335 £300 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% +0.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £238 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £358 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.21 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -11.11%
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
52 44 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 14.33% 11.14% 12.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 25 15
Average daily rate £275 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £515 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 8
Average hourly rate £11.75 £14.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.96% -12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.67 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

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 16 September 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 0 2 £363 +16.16% 3
Barnsley - 2 - - 2
DNS
Yorkshire

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
3 9 (69.23%) VMware
4 7 (53.85%) DHCP
5 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (38.46%) vSphere
6 5 (38.46%) SCCM
6 5 (38.46%) HP
6 5 (38.46%) Cisco
6 5 (38.46%) NetApp
6 5 (38.46%) MCP
6 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
7 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
7 4 (30.77%) LAN
7 4 (30.77%) Citrix
7 4 (30.77%) IBM
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 4 (30.77%) WAN
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (30.77%) SCOM
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (23.08%) German Language
8 3 (23.08%) XenApp
8 3 (23.08%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (23.08%) SLA
8 3 (23.08%) ISA Server
8 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
8 3 (23.08%) Project Management
8 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (7.69%) Quickr
4 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
4 1 (7.69%) Apache
4 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) DHCP
2 4 (30.77%) LAN
2 4 (30.77%) WAN
3 2 (15.38%) SNMP
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) Intranet
4 1 (7.69%) Internet
4 1 (7.69%) MPLS
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (23.08%) German Language
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Administrator
1 3 (23.08%) Server Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Deskside Support
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Data Migration Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) IT Technician
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Migration Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Server Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
2 2 (15.38%) CLARiiON
2 2 (15.38%) FMCG
2 2 (15.38%) NHS
3 1 (7.69%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Solaris
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
1 3 (23.08%) Project Management
1 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
2 2 (15.38%) Workflow
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Network Design
2 2 (15.38%) Logistics
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) MCP
2 2 (15.38%) MCSE
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (38.46%) vSphere
4 3 (23.08%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (23.08%) MetaFrame
4 3 (23.08%) ISA Server
4 3 (23.08%) XenApp
5 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
6 1 (7.69%) vCloud
6 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
6 1 (7.69%) VMware Server
6 1 (7.69%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCCM
2 4 (30.77%) SCOM
3 2 (15.38%) SCVMM
3 2 (15.38%) NetBackup
4 1 (7.69%) EMC Navisphere
4 1 (7.69%) ZABBIX
4 1 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (7.69%) Puppet
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) HP
2 5 (38.46%) NetApp
3 4 (30.77%) IBM
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 2 (15.38%) Symantec
4 2 (15.38%) EMC
5 1 (7.69%) Lotus
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) JBoss
5 1 (7.69%) McAfee
5 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
Barnsley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £10.00 - £11.33 per hour
Posted: 19 days ago