The table below looks at the statistics for DMZ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DMZ over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)
Rank 113 113 116
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing DMZ 11 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.41% 0.088% 0.042%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.75% 0.77% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 - £19.00
DMZ
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
400 259 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.07% 11.42% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 149 104
Average daily rate £375 £300 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £168 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 22 25
Average hourly rate £21.00 £13.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £10.00 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £29.00 £114.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

DMZ
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DMZ across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DMZ Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

DMZ
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

DMZ Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

DMZ
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DMZ within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
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West Yorkshire - 10 £325 -
DMZ
England

DMZ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing DMZ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DMZ.

1 10 (58.82%) WLAN
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco
1 10 (58.82%) CCNP
1 10 (58.82%) HP
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (58.82%) BMC
1 10 (58.82%) BGP
1 10 (58.82%) EIGRP
1 10 (58.82%) Lisp
1 10 (58.82%) Retail
1 10 (58.82%) TippingPoint
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (58.82%) F5
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (52.94%) Blue Coat
2 9 (52.94%) OPNET
3 8 (47.06%) Network Design
4 7 (41.18%) VMware
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (41.18%) Motorola
4 7 (41.18%) CCDP
4 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
4 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
4 7 (41.18%) IIS
4 7 (41.18%) Windows
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (41.18%) vSphere
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (35.29%) QA

DMZ
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing DMZ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DMZ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (41.18%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) WLAN
1 10 (58.82%) BGP
1 10 (58.82%) EIGRP
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (35.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 6 (35.29%) DMVPN
3 2 (11.76%) Network Security
3 2 (11.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) WAN
4 1 (5.88%) Firewall
General
1 10 (58.82%) Retail
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Network Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Server Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Design Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Network Design Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Network Specialist
4 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Network Design Specialist
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
1 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
1 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Network Design
2 2 (11.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) CCNP
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (41.18%) CCDP
3 2 (11.76%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) QA
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
1 7 (41.18%) vSphere
1 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) OPNET
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco
1 10 (58.82%) HP
1 10 (58.82%) BMC
1 10 (58.82%) TippingPoint
1 10 (58.82%) F5
2 9 (52.94%) Blue Coat
3 7 (41.18%) VMware
3 7 (41.18%) Motorola
3 7 (41.18%) Microsoft