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 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 38 35 32
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing DNS 14 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.92% 1.69% 1.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.74% 9.21% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 3
Median daily rate £500 £225 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £339 £313
% change year-on-year
-4.05% +8.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £18.00 £16.63
% change year-on-year
+58.33% +8.27%
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
95 76 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 19.79% 18.31% 15.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 42 17
Median daily rate £500 £240 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+108.33% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £108 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £431 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 8
Median hourly rate £45.00 £12.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+275.00% -9.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.67% +7.50%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

DNS Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 July 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 -5 11 £500 +57.85% 3
Doncaster - 2 £288 - 1
DNS
Yorkshire

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 23 (79.31%) Windows
1 23 (79.31%) DHCP
1 23 (79.31%) Microsoft
2 20 (68.97%) IIS
3 19 (65.52%) TCP/IP
4 18 (62.07%) Linux
5 17 (58.62%) Puppet
6 16 (55.17%) HTTP
6 16 (55.17%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (55.17%) Jenkins
6 16 (55.17%) DevOps
7 15 (51.72%) Continuous Delivery
7 15 (51.72%) Travis CI
7 15 (51.72%) IPsec
7 15 (51.72%) Tomcat
7 15 (51.72%) FTP
7 15 (51.72%) Servlets
7 15 (51.72%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (51.72%) nginx
7 15 (51.72%) WebSphere
7 15 (51.72%) Jetty
8 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (44.83%) LEMP Stack
9 13 (44.83%) LAPP Stack
9 13 (44.83%) LAMP
9 13 (44.83%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (44.83%) Ruby
9 13 (44.83%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (44.83%) Bash Shell
9 13 (44.83%) MongoDB

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 20 (68.97%) IIS
2 15 (51.72%) Jetty
2 15 (51.72%) nginx
2 15 (51.72%) Tomcat
2 15 (51.72%) WebSphere
3 3 (10.34%) CMS
3 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
4 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (51.72%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (6.90%) Google App Engine
2 2 (6.90%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (79.31%) DHCP
2 19 (65.52%) TCP/IP
3 16 (55.17%) HTTP
4 15 (51.72%) FTP
4 15 (51.72%) IPsec
5 5 (17.24%) Internet
6 4 (13.79%) SAN
6 4 (13.79%) SSL
7 2 (6.90%) Intranet
7 2 (6.90%) LAN
7 2 (6.90%) WAN
8 1 (3.45%) DMZ
8 1 (3.45%) Extranet
8 1 (3.45%) Firewall
8 1 (3.45%) PABX
8 1 (3.45%) VPN
8 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) MongoDB
1 13 (44.83%) MySQL
1 13 (44.83%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) GIS
3 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (55.17%) Jenkins
2 15 (51.72%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (3.45%) Games
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) DevOps Engineer
1 14 (48.28%) Linux Engineer
2 13 (44.83%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 13 (44.83%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 4 (13.79%) Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (6.90%) Senior DevOps Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) ICT Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) SOC Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Vulnerability Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) Servlets
2 13 (44.83%) LAMP
2 13 (44.83%) LAPP Stack
2 13 (44.83%) LEMP Stack
3 6 (20.69%) .NET
4 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
4 4 (13.79%) CSS
4 4 (13.79%) HTML
4 4 (13.79%) jQuery
4 4 (13.79%) XML
5 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
5 2 (6.90%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.45%) Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.45%) Psychology
2 1 (3.45%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
2 1 (3.45%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 23 (79.31%) Windows
2 18 (62.07%) Linux
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.90%) Unix
6 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.45%) Windows NT
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) DevOps
2 15 (51.72%) Continuous Delivery
3 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (44.83%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (13.79%) Data Protection
5 4 (13.79%) Project Management
5 4 (13.79%) Web Development
6 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
6 3 (10.34%) Content Management
6 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (10.34%) ITIL
7 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.90%) CRUD
7 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.90%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (6.90%) Release Management
7 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.45%) High Availability
8 1 (3.45%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) Bash Shell
1 13 (44.83%) Python
1 13 (44.83%) Ruby
2 7 (24.14%) SQL
3 4 (13.79%) C#
3 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (6.90%) MCSA
1 2 (6.90%) MCSE
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
1 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) DFS Replication
2 1 (3.45%) Xen
2 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (58.62%) Puppet
2 16 (55.17%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (13.79%) SCCM
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (6.90%) SCOM
4 2 (6.90%) SCSM
5 1 (3.45%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (3.45%) QRadar
5 1 (3.45%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 23 (79.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) VMware
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco
3 3 (10.34%) Citrix
3 3 (10.34%) Dell
4 2 (6.90%) Google
5 1 (3.45%) ArcSight
5 1 (3.45%) EMC
5 1 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.45%) Splunk
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