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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 78 95 87
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Contract jobs citing DNS 24 19 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.66% 0.97% 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.91% 8.68% 8.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 15
Median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £284 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £20.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-11.25% -14.89%

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
220 219 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.24% 11.17% 11.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 146 143
Median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 9
Median hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.20 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.25 £21.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +10 15 £410 +2.50% 5
Huddersfield - 5 - -
Bradford +13 3 - - 1
DNS
Yorkshire

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 49 (65.33%) Windows
2 38 (50.67%) DevOps
3 33 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (42.67%) Linux
4 32 (42.67%) VMware
5 30 (40.00%) DHCP
5 30 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 27 (36.00%) SMTP
6 27 (36.00%) JavaScript
7 25 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 25 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 25 (33.33%) Splunk
7 25 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 24 (32.00%) Active Directory
9 23 (30.67%) HTML
9 23 (30.67%) CSS
10 22 (29.33%) Python
11 21 (28.00%) LDAP
12 19 (25.33%) HTTP
12 19 (25.33%) Ubuntu
13 18 (24.00%) SNMP
13 18 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
14 17 (22.67%) Data Centre
14 17 (22.67%) XML
14 17 (22.67%) ITIL
14 17 (22.67%) Firewall
15 16 (21.33%) VMware Infrastructure
16 14 (18.67%) Puppet
17 13 (17.33%) Dell
17 13 (17.33%) Internet

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 8 (10.67%) Apache
2 7 (9.33%) IIS
3 6 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.00%) OpenStack
4 5 (6.67%) Apache Spark
5 4 (5.33%) Skype for Business
6 3 (4.00%) nginx
7 1 (1.33%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.33%) Confluence
7 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.33%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (16.00%) IaaS
4 11 (14.67%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (12.00%) PaaS
6 7 (9.33%) SaaS
7 5 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (6.67%) Loggly
7 5 (6.67%) Sumo Logic
8 4 (5.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (40.00%) DHCP
1 30 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 27 (36.00%) SMTP
3 21 (28.00%) LDAP
4 19 (25.33%) HTTP
5 18 (24.00%) SNMP
6 17 (22.67%) Firewall
7 13 (17.33%) Internet
8 10 (13.33%) SSL
9 6 (8.00%) FTP
9 6 (8.00%) HTTPS
9 6 (8.00%) Telnet
10 4 (5.33%) BIG-IP
10 4 (5.33%) Extranet
10 4 (5.33%) Intranet
10 4 (5.33%) SAN
10 4 (5.33%) SSH
11 2 (2.67%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (1.33%) iSCSI
12 1 (1.33%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (8.00%) Redis
2 6 (8.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (6.67%) Hadoop
3 5 (6.67%) HBase
3 5 (6.67%) MySQL
3 5 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.33%) Riak
5 3 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 8 (10.67%) Vagrant
3 6 (8.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (6.67%) Grunt
4 5 (6.67%) Maven
5 4 (5.33%) JIRA
6 3 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (4.00%) Bitbucket
6 3 (4.00%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.33%) Gitweb
General
1 11 (14.67%) Finance
2 4 (5.33%) Banking
3 1 (1.33%) Advertising
3 1 (1.33%) Back Office
3 1 (1.33%) Games
3 1 (1.33%) Law
3 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (12.00%) Administrator
1 9 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (10.67%) Architect
3 7 (9.33%) Support Engineer
4 6 (8.00%) Hardware Specialist
4 6 (8.00%) Server Engineer
4 6 (8.00%) Server Support
4 6 (8.00%) Server Support Engineer
4 6 (8.00%) Storage Specialist
4 6 (8.00%) Windows Engineer
4 6 (8.00%) Windows Server Engineer
4 6 (8.00%) Windows Server Support
4 6 (8.00%) Windows Support Engineer
5 5 (6.67%) Azure Architect
5 5 (6.67%) Splunk Administrator
6 4 (5.33%) AWS DevOps
6 4 (5.33%) Consultant
7 3 (4.00%) Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Implementation Specialist
7 3 (4.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (30.67%) CSS
1 23 (30.67%) HTML
2 17 (22.67%) XML
3 6 (8.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (8.00%) Elastic Stack
3 6 (8.00%) LAPP Stack
4 5 (6.67%) CSS3
4 5 (6.67%) HTML5
4 5 (6.67%) jQuery
4 5 (6.67%) LAMP
4 5 (6.67%) Web Services
5 4 (5.33%) REST
5 4 (5.33%) SOAP
6 2 (2.67%) Node.js
7 1 (1.33%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.67%) Data Centre
2 10 (13.33%) Replication
3 7 (9.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (5.33%) Private Cloud
4 4 (5.33%) User Experience
4 4 (5.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 2 (2.67%) EMC VNXe
6 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.33%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.33%) NHS
6 1 (1.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 49 (65.33%) Windows
2 33 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (42.67%) Linux
4 25 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 19 (25.33%) Ubuntu
6 12 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (14.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (6.67%) CentOS
9 5 (6.67%) CoreOS
10 4 (5.33%) Android
10 4 (5.33%) Unix
11 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.67%) Mac OS X
11 2 (2.67%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (50.67%) DevOps
2 17 (22.67%) ITIL
3 12 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (10.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (9.33%) Identity Management
5 7 (9.33%) Load Balancing
5 7 (9.33%) Scrum
5 7 (9.33%) Translating Business Requirements
6 6 (8.00%) Change Control
6 6 (8.00%) Identity Access Management
6 6 (8.00%) Incident Management
6 6 (8.00%) Server Building
7 5 (6.67%) BDD
7 5 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (6.67%) Kanban
7 5 (6.67%) Project Management
7 5 (6.67%) Service Management
7 5 (6.67%) TDD
7 5 (6.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.00%) JavaScript
2 22 (29.33%) Python
3 7 (9.33%) PowerShell
4 6 (8.00%) Java
4 6 (8.00%) PHP
4 6 (8.00%) SQL
5 4 (5.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.33%) C#
6 1 (1.33%) C++
6 1 (1.33%) Go
6 1 (1.33%) Ruby
6 1 (1.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (5.33%) Degree
1 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.00%) MCSE
3 2 (2.67%) AWS Certification
3 2 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.33%) MCITP
4 1 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 24 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (21.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (10.67%) Docker
3 8 (10.67%) vSphere
4 7 (9.33%) XenApp
5 6 (8.00%) XenDesktop
6 5 (6.67%) HDFS
6 5 (6.67%) Hyper-V
6 5 (6.67%) VirtualBox
6 5 (6.67%) VMware ESX
7 4 (5.33%) Firmware
7 4 (5.33%) vCloud
8 2 (2.67%) NFS
9 1 (1.33%) Squid
Systems Management
1 14 (18.67%) Puppet
2 12 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (9.33%) Nagios
4 6 (8.00%) Ansible
5 5 (6.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 5 (6.67%) Kubernetes
5 5 (6.67%) Salt
5 5 (6.67%) SCCM
5 5 (6.67%) vRealize
5 5 (6.67%) ZABBIX
6 4 (5.33%) SCOM
7 2 (2.67%) Backup Exec
7 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (2.67%) SCDPM
8 1 (1.33%) Grafana
8 1 (1.33%) Graphite
8 1 (1.33%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.33%) PowerCLI
8 1 (1.33%) StatsD
8 1 (1.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (42.67%) VMware
2 25 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 25 (33.33%) Splunk
3 13 (17.33%) Dell
4 8 (10.67%) Citrix
5 7 (9.33%) Cisco
6 6 (8.00%) New Relic
6 6 (8.00%) Oracle
6 6 (8.00%) Red Hat
6 6 (8.00%) ThinPrint
7 5 (6.67%) F5
7 5 (6.67%) Google
7 5 (6.67%) Rackspace
7 5 (6.67%) SaltStack
8 3 (4.00%) Apple
8 3 (4.00%) Atlassian
8 3 (4.00%) Brocade
8 3 (4.00%) HP
8 3 (4.00%) Veeam
9 2 (2.67%) EMC
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