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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 86 88 93
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing DNS 40 36 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.97% 1.79% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.38% 13.33% 8.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 20 8
Median daily rate £443 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.50% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £203 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £420 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +5.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +56.25%
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
260 270 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.79% 13.40% 9.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 167 107
Median daily rate £400 £305 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £123 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £420 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 2
Median hourly rate £12.05 £28.61 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.88% +81.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +40.54%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +4 30 £463 +54.16% 9
Halifax +8 6 £443 -
DNS
Yorkshire

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 29 (49.15%) VMware
2 26 (44.07%) Linux
3 25 (42.37%) TCP/IP
4 23 (38.98%) SSL
4 23 (38.98%) Firewall
5 19 (32.20%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (28.81%) Active Directory
6 17 (28.81%) Windows
7 16 (27.12%) DHCP
7 16 (27.12%) Cisco
7 16 (27.12%) HTTP
7 16 (27.12%) Microsoft
8 15 (25.42%) Internet
8 15 (25.42%) Load Balancing
8 15 (25.42%) F5
8 15 (25.42%) DevOps
9 14 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (22.03%) Red Hat
10 13 (22.03%) Windows Server
11 12 (20.34%) Palo Alto
11 12 (20.34%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 12 (20.34%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 12 (20.34%) Puppet
12 11 (18.64%) WAN
12 11 (18.64%) LAN
12 11 (18.64%) Unix
13 10 (16.95%) Finance
13 10 (16.95%) Git (software)
14 9 (15.25%) Open Source
14 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2012

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 9 (15.25%) Apache
2 8 (13.56%) Tomcat
3 7 (11.86%) nginx
4 6 (10.17%) IIS
4 6 (10.17%) Jetty
4 6 (10.17%) WebSphere
5 3 (5.08%) Skype for Business
6 2 (3.39%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.69%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.69%) Confluence
7 1 (1.69%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.69%) Node.js
7 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle 10gAS
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.69%) PowerExchange
7 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.86%) Office 365
2 6 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.17%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (8.47%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (8.47%) Google App Engine
3 5 (8.47%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (3.39%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (3.39%) IaaS
6 1 (1.69%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 25 (42.37%) TCP/IP
2 23 (38.98%) Firewall
2 23 (38.98%) SSL
3 16 (27.12%) DHCP
3 16 (27.12%) HTTP
4 15 (25.42%) Internet
5 12 (20.34%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 12 (20.34%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 11 (18.64%) LAN
6 11 (18.64%) WAN
7 8 (13.56%) BIG-IP
7 8 (13.56%) Extranet
7 8 (13.56%) Intranet
7 8 (13.56%) SAN
8 7 (11.86%) FTP
8 7 (11.86%) IPsec
9 6 (10.17%) VPN
10 3 (5.08%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (5.08%) OSPF
11 2 (3.39%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) MongoDB
1 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) MySQL
2 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.39%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.69%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.69%) HBase
3 1 (1.69%) Informix
3 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.69%) QlikView
3 1 (1.69%) Redis
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (16.95%) Git (software)
2 8 (13.56%) Jenkins
3 6 (10.17%) Travis CI
4 3 (5.08%) JIRA
5 2 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (3.39%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.69%) Gitweb
6 1 (1.69%) Log4j
6 1 (1.69%) Maven
General
1 10 (16.95%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Electronics
2 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.08%) Marketing
2 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (13.56%) Administrator
1 8 (13.56%) Developer
2 7 (11.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (11.86%) Network Engineer
3 6 (10.17%) Architect
3 6 (10.17%) Ruby Developer
3 6 (10.17%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (6.78%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (5.08%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Consultant
5 3 (5.08%) Design Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Network Architect
5 3 (5.08%) Network Design Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Python Developer
5 3 (5.08%) Server Support
6 2 (3.39%) Hardware Specialist
6 2 (3.39%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.17%) .NET
1 6 (10.17%) J2EE
1 6 (10.17%) Servlets
2 2 (3.39%) ELK Stack
3 1 (1.69%) LAMP
3 1 (1.69%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (1.69%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.69%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 3 (5.08%) NHS
1 3 (5.08%) PKI
1 3 (5.08%) Public Cloud
2 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.39%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.69%) IBM XIV
3 1 (1.69%) Replication
3 1 (1.69%) Symmetrix
3 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (44.07%) Linux
2 17 (28.81%) Windows
3 13 (22.03%) Windows Server
4 11 (18.64%) Unix
5 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (8.47%) CentOS
7 4 (6.78%) Ubuntu
7 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.39%) AIX
8 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.39%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.69%) Solaris
9 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.42%) DevOps
1 15 (25.42%) Load Balancing
2 14 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (15.25%) Open Source
3 9 (15.25%) Scrum
3 9 (15.25%) TDD
4 8 (13.56%) Configuration Management
4 8 (13.56%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (8.47%) Web Operations
6 4 (6.78%) Deep Packet Inspection
6 4 (6.78%) ITIL
7 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.08%) DDoS Mitigation
7 3 (5.08%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (5.08%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.08%) Network Design
7 3 (5.08%) Programme Management
7 3 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.39%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.25%) Java
2 8 (13.56%) Bash Shell
2 8 (13.56%) Ruby
3 5 (8.47%) SQL
4 4 (6.78%) Python
5 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.39%) PHP
5 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.69%) Bourne shell
6 1 (1.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) CCNP
1 6 (10.17%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.08%) CCIE
2 3 (5.08%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.39%) CCDP
3 2 (3.39%) MCSA
3 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.69%) CCDE
4 1 (1.69%) CCNA
4 1 (1.69%) MCSE
4 1 (1.69%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (32.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (28.81%) Active Directory
3 7 (11.86%) Firmware
4 6 (10.17%) Xen
5 4 (6.78%) vCloud
5 4 (6.78%) VMware Server
6 2 (3.39%) Docker
6 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.69%) HDFS
7 1 (1.69%) NFS
7 1 (1.69%) Squid
7 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.69%) vSphere
7 1 (1.69%) XenApp
7 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (20.34%) Puppet
2 3 (5.08%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.08%) SCCM
2 3 (5.08%) SCOM
3 2 (3.39%) Ansible
4 1 (1.69%) Grafana
4 1 (1.69%) Graphite
4 1 (1.69%) Graylog
4 1 (1.69%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.69%) Icinga
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.69%) Nagios
4 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.69%) Salt
4 1 (1.69%) SCSM
4 1 (1.69%) StatsD
4 1 (1.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (49.15%) VMware
2 16 (27.12%) Cisco
2 16 (27.12%) Microsoft
3 15 (25.42%) F5
4 13 (22.03%) Red Hat
5 12 (20.34%) Palo Alto
6 5 (8.47%) CheckPoint
6 5 (8.47%) Dell
6 5 (8.47%) Google
7 4 (6.78%) Citrix
7 4 (6.78%) HP
7 4 (6.78%) Splunk
8 3 (5.08%) Brocade
8 3 (5.08%) Fortinet
8 3 (5.08%) Oracle
8 3 (5.08%) Riverbed
8 3 (5.08%) SAP
9 2 (3.39%) Atlassian
9 2 (3.39%) EMC
9 2 (3.39%) Meraki
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