The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 75 103 79
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -24
Contract jobs citing DNS 48 27 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.34% 1.17% 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.05% 8.82% 7.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 17 6
Median daily rate £425 £310 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.09% +1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £460 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £349 £320
% change year-on-year
-5.37% +8.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +55.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.53 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+30.08% +23.00%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
266 306 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.96% 13.30% 11.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 189 107
Median daily rate £360 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £270 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 6
Median hourly rate £12.36 £15.36 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.50% -15.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.46 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £159.00 £34.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.53 £21.88
% change year-on-year
+62.60% -1.60%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

DNS
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

DNS Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

DNS
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
Leeds +26 44 £425 +39.34% 15
Halifax +5 3 - -
DNS
Yorkshire

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 51 (60.71%) VMware
2 41 (48.81%) Firewall
3 34 (40.48%) Windows
3 34 (40.48%) Linux
4 33 (39.29%) SSL
5 32 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
6 30 (35.71%) Active Directory
7 29 (34.52%) DHCP
8 25 (29.76%) TCP/IP
9 23 (27.38%) Cisco
10 22 (26.19%) Internet
10 22 (26.19%) Load Balancing
11 21 (25.00%) Windows Server
12 20 (23.81%) Microsoft
13 19 (22.62%) DevOps
14 18 (21.43%) HTTP
15 16 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
15 16 (19.05%) Puppet
15 16 (19.05%) F5
16 15 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (17.86%) VPN
16 15 (17.86%) Configuration Management
16 15 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (17.86%) Palo Alto
17 14 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
17 14 (16.67%) Unix
17 14 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
18 13 (15.48%) CentOS
18 13 (15.48%) Agile Software Development
18 13 (15.48%) Apache

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 13 (15.48%) Apache
2 12 (14.29%) nginx
3 11 (13.10%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.95%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (5.95%) Confluence
4 5 (5.95%) GlassFish
4 5 (5.95%) IIS
4 5 (5.95%) Jetty
4 5 (5.95%) Mongrel
4 5 (5.95%) MS Exchange
4 5 (5.95%) OpenStack
4 5 (5.95%) SAS
4 5 (5.95%) WebSphere
5 4 (4.76%) Skype for Business
6 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (5.95%) MS Office
2 3 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (13.10%) Office 365
4 5 (5.95%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (5.95%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (5.95%) Google App Engine
4 5 (5.95%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.38%) IaaS
5 2 (2.38%) PaaS
6 1 (1.19%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 41 (48.81%) Firewall
2 33 (39.29%) SSL
3 29 (34.52%) DHCP
4 25 (29.76%) TCP/IP
5 22 (26.19%) Internet
6 18 (21.43%) HTTP
7 15 (17.86%) VPN
8 13 (15.48%) LAN
8 13 (15.48%) WAN
9 12 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 12 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 12 (14.29%) SAN
10 11 (13.10%) BIG-IP
10 11 (13.10%) Extranet
10 11 (13.10%) Intranet
11 8 (9.52%) FTP
11 8 (9.52%) IPsec
12 6 (7.14%) MPLS
13 5 (5.95%) DSL
13 5 (5.95%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.95%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (5.95%) Redis
4 2 (2.38%) MySQL
4 2 (2.38%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.19%) Informix
5 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (13.10%) Jenkins
2 9 (10.71%) Git (software)
3 8 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (9.52%) Visual Studio
4 7 (8.33%) JIRA
5 5 (5.95%) Gitweb
5 5 (5.95%) Travis CI
6 2 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.38%) Bitbucket
General
1 6 (7.14%) Finance
2 4 (4.76%) Banking
3 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.38%) Electronics
4 2 (2.38%) Law
4 2 (2.38%) Legal
4 2 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.38%) Marketing
4 2 (2.38%) Publishing
5 1 (1.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (11.90%) Administrator
3 10 (11.90%) Network Engineer
4 8 (9.52%) Architect
5 6 (7.14%) Design Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) Storage Specialist
6 5 (5.95%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) Hardware Specialist
6 5 (5.95%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (5.95%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (3.57%) Azure Engineer
7 3 (3.57%) Developer
7 3 (3.57%) IT Engineer
7 3 (3.57%) Ruby Developer
7 3 (3.57%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (3.57%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.57%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.48%) .NET
2 5 (5.95%) J2EE
2 5 (5.95%) LAPP Stack
2 5 (5.95%) Node.js
2 5 (5.95%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (5.95%) Servlets
3 2 (2.38%) ELK Stack
4 1 (1.19%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) Public Cloud
2 8 (9.52%) Replication
3 6 (7.14%) NHS
4 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Licensing
5 4 (4.76%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.76%) Digital Media
5 4 (4.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.19%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.19%) Clustering
7 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.19%) IBM XIV
7 1 (1.19%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.19%) PKI
7 1 (1.19%) Symmetrix
7 1 (1.19%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (40.48%) Linux
1 34 (40.48%) Windows
2 21 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (16.67%) Unix
5 13 (15.48%) CentOS
6 9 (10.71%) Ubuntu
7 6 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (4.76%) Windows 7
9 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.19%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.19%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.19%) Load Balancing
2 19 (22.62%) DevOps
3 15 (17.86%) Configuration Management
3 15 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (15.48%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (14.29%) TDD
6 11 (13.10%) Migration
6 11 (13.10%) Scrum
7 10 (11.90%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (9.52%) Programme Management
8 8 (9.52%) Release Management
8 8 (9.52%) Resource Management
9 6 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (7.14%) Deep Packet Inspection
9 6 (7.14%) Service Management
9 6 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
10 5 (5.95%) Kanban
10 5 (5.95%) Security Patching
10 5 (5.95%) Software Licensing
10 5 (5.95%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.90%) Java
1 10 (11.90%) PHP
2 8 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 6 (7.14%) SQL
4 5 (5.95%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.76%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.76%) Ruby
6 3 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (8.33%) CCNP
3 5 (5.95%) Degree
4 3 (3.57%) CCNA
4 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.38%) CCIE
5 2 (2.38%) MCSE
5 2 (2.38%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.19%) CCDE
6 1 (1.19%) MCSA
6 1 (1.19%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.38%) SLA
3 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 32 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (35.71%) Active Directory
3 13 (15.48%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (13.10%) Firmware
5 8 (9.52%) Hyper-V
5 8 (9.52%) VMware Server
6 5 (5.95%) NFS
6 5 (5.95%) Squid
6 5 (5.95%) vCloud
6 5 (5.95%) Xen
7 3 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.57%) XenApp
8 2 (2.38%) Docker
9 1 (1.19%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.19%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.19%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (19.05%) Puppet
2 14 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (15.48%) Ansible
4 5 (5.95%) Grafana
4 5 (5.95%) Graphite
4 5 (5.95%) Graylog
4 5 (5.95%) HAProxy
4 5 (5.95%) Icinga
4 5 (5.95%) Nagios
4 5 (5.95%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 5 (5.95%) StatsD
4 5 (5.95%) Terraform
4 5 (5.95%) vMotion
5 4 (4.76%) SCCM
6 3 (3.57%) SCOM
7 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (1.19%) Opsview
8 1 (1.19%) SCSM
8 1 (1.19%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 51 (60.71%) VMware
2 23 (27.38%) Cisco
3 20 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 16 (19.05%) F5
5 15 (17.86%) Palo Alto
6 13 (15.48%) Red Hat
7 10 (11.90%) Dell
8 9 (10.71%) HP
9 7 (8.33%) CheckPoint
9 7 (8.33%) SonicWALL
10 6 (7.14%) Citrix
10 6 (7.14%) Splunk
11 5 (5.95%) Fortinet
11 5 (5.95%) Google
11 5 (5.95%) NETGEAR
11 5 (5.95%) New Relic
11 5 (5.95%) Oracle
12 3 (3.57%) Brocade
12 3 (3.57%) Riverbed
13 2 (2.38%) Atlassian
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