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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 88 89 90
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing DNS 32 30 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.58% 1.42% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.17% 10.95% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 19 7
Median daily rate £443 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.50% -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+31.76% +32.81%
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
263 274 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.01% 12.96% 10.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 162 107
Median daily rate £425 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £132 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £420 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 2
Median hourly rate £15.32 £40.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.70% +153.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.35% +40.72%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -3 27 £450 +50.00% 7
Halifax 0 4 £443 +3.02%
DNS
Yorkshire

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 35 (57.38%) VMware
2 28 (45.90%) Linux
3 25 (40.98%) SSL
3 25 (40.98%) Firewall
4 21 (34.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (32.79%) DHCP
5 20 (32.79%) TCP/IP
6 18 (29.51%) Load Balancing
7 16 (26.23%) Cisco
8 15 (24.59%) Windows
8 15 (24.59%) Internet
9 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
9 14 (22.95%) HTTP
9 14 (22.95%) Active Directory
9 14 (22.95%) DevOps
10 13 (21.31%) F5
10 13 (21.31%) Red Hat
10 13 (21.31%) Palo Alto
11 12 (19.67%) Unix
11 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (19.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 12 (19.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 11 (18.03%) Puppet
12 11 (18.03%) LAN
12 11 (18.03%) WAN
12 11 (18.03%) SAN
13 10 (16.39%) Windows Server
14 9 (14.75%) Scrum
14 9 (14.75%) Finance
14 9 (14.75%) Git (software)

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 7 (11.48%) Apache
1 7 (11.48%) Tomcat
2 6 (9.84%) nginx
3 5 (8.20%) IIS
3 5 (8.20%) Jetty
3 5 (8.20%) WebSphere
4 4 (6.56%) Skype for Business
5 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.64%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.64%) Confluence
7 1 (1.64%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.64%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.48%) Office 365
2 5 (8.20%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.20%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (8.20%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (8.20%) Google App Engine
2 5 (8.20%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.28%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (3.28%) IaaS
5 1 (1.64%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 25 (40.98%) Firewall
1 25 (40.98%) SSL
2 20 (32.79%) DHCP
2 20 (32.79%) TCP/IP
3 15 (24.59%) Internet
4 14 (22.95%) HTTP
5 12 (19.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 12 (19.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 11 (18.03%) LAN
6 11 (18.03%) SAN
6 11 (18.03%) WAN
7 8 (13.11%) BIG-IP
7 8 (13.11%) Extranet
7 8 (13.11%) Intranet
8 6 (9.84%) FTP
8 6 (9.84%) IPsec
9 5 (8.20%) VPN
10 3 (4.92%) Network Security
11 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.64%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.28%) MySQL
2 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.64%) Informix
3 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.64%) QlikView
3 1 (1.64%) Redis
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (14.75%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.84%) Jenkins
3 5 (8.20%) Travis CI
4 3 (4.92%) JIRA
5 2 (3.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (3.28%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.64%) Gitweb
General
1 9 (14.75%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.28%) Electronics
3 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.28%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (13.11%) Administrator
1 8 (13.11%) Architect
2 7 (11.48%) Developer
3 6 (9.84%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Architect
3 6 (9.84%) Network Engineer
3 6 (9.84%) Ruby Developer
3 6 (9.84%) Storage Specialist
3 6 (9.84%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (8.20%) Hardware Specialist
5 3 (4.92%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (4.92%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Network Architect
5 3 (4.92%) Python Developer
5 3 (4.92%) Server Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Server Support
6 2 (3.28%) Consultant
6 2 (3.28%) Design Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.20%) .NET
1 5 (8.20%) J2EE
1 5 (8.20%) Servlets
2 2 (3.28%) ELK Stack
3 1 (1.64%) LAMP
3 1 (1.64%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (1.64%) Node.js
3 1 (1.64%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.64%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) NHS
2 4 (6.56%) Public Cloud
3 3 (4.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (3.28%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.64%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.64%) IBM XIV
5 1 (1.64%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.64%) PKI
5 1 (1.64%) Symmetrix
5 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (45.90%) Linux
2 15 (24.59%) Windows
3 12 (19.67%) Unix
4 10 (16.39%) Windows Server
5 8 (13.11%) CentOS
5 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (11.48%) Ubuntu
7 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (4.92%) Windows 7
9 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.64%) AIX
10 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) Load Balancing
2 14 (22.95%) DevOps
3 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (14.75%) Open Source
4 9 (14.75%) Scrum
5 8 (13.11%) TDD
6 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (9.84%) Configuration Management
7 6 (9.84%) Deep Packet Inspection
8 5 (8.20%) ITIL
8 5 (8.20%) Web Operations
9 4 (6.56%) Virtual Environments
10 3 (4.92%) DDoS Mitigation
10 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (3.28%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (3.28%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (3.28%) Migration
11 2 (3.28%) Network Design
11 2 (3.28%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.11%) Bash Shell
1 8 (13.11%) Java
1 8 (13.11%) Ruby
2 4 (6.56%) Python
3 3 (4.92%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.92%) PHP
3 3 (4.92%) SQL
4 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.64%) Bourne shell
5 1 (1.64%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) CCNP
1 5 (8.20%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (8.20%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.28%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) CCDE
4 1 (1.64%) CCIE
4 1 (1.64%) CCNA
4 1 (1.64%) MCSA
4 1 (1.64%) MCSE
4 1 (1.64%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (34.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (22.95%) Active Directory
3 8 (13.11%) VMware Server
4 7 (11.48%) Firmware
5 5 (8.20%) vCloud
5 5 (8.20%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (8.20%) Xen
6 2 (3.28%) Docker
6 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.64%) NFS
7 1 (1.64%) Squid
7 1 (1.64%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.64%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.64%) vSphere
7 1 (1.64%) XenApp
7 1 (1.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (18.03%) Puppet
2 4 (6.56%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (4.92%) SCCM
3 3 (4.92%) SCOM
4 2 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.64%) Ansible
5 1 (1.64%) Grafana
5 1 (1.64%) Graphite
5 1 (1.64%) Graylog
5 1 (1.64%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.64%) Icinga
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.64%) Nagios
5 1 (1.64%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.64%) SCSM
5 1 (1.64%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.64%) StatsD
5 1 (1.64%) Terraform
5 1 (1.64%) WMI
Vendors
1 35 (57.38%) VMware
2 16 (26.23%) Cisco
3 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
4 13 (21.31%) F5
4 13 (21.31%) Palo Alto
4 13 (21.31%) Red Hat
5 7 (11.48%) CheckPoint
6 6 (9.84%) Splunk
7 5 (8.20%) Dell
7 5 (8.20%) Google
8 4 (6.56%) Fortinet
9 3 (4.92%) Brocade
10 2 (3.28%) Akamai
10 2 (3.28%) Atlassian
10 2 (3.28%) Citrix
10 2 (3.28%) EMC
10 2 (3.28%) HP
10 2 (3.28%) SAP
11 1 (1.64%) New Relic
11 1 (1.64%) Polycom
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