The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 25 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 84 87 83
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing DNS 58 69 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.05% 2.16% 1.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.80% 14.08% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 43 19
Median daily rate £450 £428 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +27.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £145 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £531 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Median hourly rate £12.75 £14.50 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.06% +23.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £12.90 £10.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.95 £20.90 £13.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £21.53 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.59% +19.58%
DNS
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
392 490 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.89% 15.36% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 309 152
Median daily rate £383 £350 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.42% +14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 47 25
Median hourly rate £13.70 £12.50 £12.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.60% -0.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.35 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £26.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

DNS
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

DNS Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

DNS
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNS across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

DNS Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

DNS
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

DNS Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

DNS
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
West Yorkshire +8 49 £423 -5.58% 11
South Yorkshire -11 6 £500 +33.33% 9
North Yorkshire +4 2 - - 2
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 61 (55.45%) VMware
2 59 (53.64%) Windows
2 59 (53.64%) DHCP
3 51 (46.36%) Linux
4 44 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 39 (35.45%) Active Directory
5 39 (35.45%) Firewall
5 39 (35.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 36 (32.73%) TCP/IP
6 36 (32.73%) DevOps
7 32 (29.09%) Windows Server
7 32 (29.09%) HTTP
8 31 (28.18%) SSL
9 30 (27.27%) Cisco
9 30 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
10 29 (26.36%) nginx
11 28 (25.45%) Puppet
12 27 (24.55%) Jenkins
12 27 (24.55%) Continuous Delivery
12 27 (24.55%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (22.73%) Tomcat
14 23 (20.91%) IIS
14 23 (20.91%) FTP
14 23 (20.91%) Internet
14 23 (20.91%) Microsoft Azure
15 21 (19.09%) SAN
15 21 (19.09%) IPsec
15 21 (19.09%) MongoDB
16 20 (18.18%) Amazon AWS

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in 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 29 (26.36%) nginx
2 25 (22.73%) Tomcat
3 23 (20.91%) IIS
4 18 (16.36%) Jetty
4 18 (16.36%) Mongrel
4 18 (16.36%) WebSphere
5 16 (14.55%) Apache
6 9 (8.18%) MS Exchange
7 6 (5.45%) Cloud Foundry
7 6 (5.45%) Confluence
7 6 (5.45%) GlassFish
7 6 (5.45%) OpenStack
8 5 (4.55%) SAS
8 5 (4.55%) SharePoint
9 4 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (3.64%) Skype for Business
10 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (6.36%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (20.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (16.36%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (11.82%) Office 365
5 8 (7.27%) PaaS
6 7 (6.36%) IaaS
7 6 (5.45%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (5.45%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (4.55%) Google App Engine
8 5 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (3.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (53.64%) DHCP
2 39 (35.45%) Firewall
3 36 (32.73%) TCP/IP
4 32 (29.09%) HTTP
5 31 (28.18%) SSL
6 23 (20.91%) FTP
6 23 (20.91%) Internet
7 21 (19.09%) IPsec
7 21 (19.09%) SAN
8 18 (16.36%) VPN
9 11 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 11 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 11 (10.00%) Intranet
10 10 (9.09%) BIG-IP
10 10 (9.09%) Extranet
10 10 (9.09%) LAN
10 10 (9.09%) WAN
11 6 (5.45%) MPLS
12 5 (4.55%) DSL
12 5 (4.55%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.09%) MongoDB
2 19 (17.27%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (13.64%) MySQL
3 15 (13.64%) SQL Server
4 6 (5.45%) Redis
5 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.82%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.82%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.91%) Informix
7 1 (0.91%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (24.55%) Jenkins
2 19 (17.27%) Travis CI
3 8 (7.27%) JIRA
3 8 (7.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (7.27%) Visual Studio
4 7 (6.36%) Git (software)
5 6 (5.45%) Gitweb
6 2 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.82%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.82%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.82%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (5.45%) Finance
2 5 (4.55%) Banking
3 3 (2.73%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.82%) Law
4 2 (1.82%) Legal
4 2 (1.82%) Publishing
5 1 (0.91%) Back Office
5 1 (0.91%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (11.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 13 (11.82%) Linux Engineer
2 13 (11.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 12 (10.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (10.00%) Network Engineer
5 10 (9.09%) Administrator
6 8 (7.27%) Architect
6 8 (7.27%) Storage Specialist
7 7 (6.36%) Hardware Specialist
8 6 (5.45%) Design Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) Server Engineer
10 4 (3.64%) Infrastructure Architect
10 4 (3.64%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
10 4 (3.64%) IT Engineer
10 4 (3.64%) Systems Administrator
11 3 (2.73%) Desktop Engineer
11 3 (2.73%) Support Engineer
11 3 (2.73%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (17.27%) LAPP Stack
2 18 (16.36%) Servlets
3 15 (13.64%) LAMP
4 13 (11.82%) .NET
4 13 (11.82%) LEMP Stack
5 6 (5.45%) Node.js
5 6 (5.45%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (4.55%) J2EE
7 2 (1.82%) HTML
7 2 (1.82%) Web Services
8 1 (0.91%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.91%) CSS
8 1 (0.91%) ELK Stack
8 1 (0.91%) React
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.91%) Public Cloud
2 10 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 8 (7.27%) Replication
4 7 (6.36%) NHS
5 5 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Licensing
6 4 (3.64%) Digital Media
6 4 (3.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.82%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.91%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.91%) Clustering
8 1 (0.91%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.91%) IBM XIV
8 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.91%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.91%) PKI
8 1 (0.91%) Symmetrix
8 1 (0.91%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.91%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 59 (53.64%) Windows
2 51 (46.36%) Linux
3 32 (29.09%) Windows Server
4 17 (15.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (14.55%) CentOS
6 14 (12.73%) Ubuntu
7 13 (11.82%) Unix
7 13 (11.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (6.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.73%) Android
11 2 (1.82%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.82%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.91%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.91%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.91%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.91%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (32.73%) DevOps
2 27 (24.55%) Continuous Delivery
2 27 (24.55%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (16.36%) Load Balancing
5 15 (13.64%) Configuration Management
6 14 (12.73%) Migration
7 11 (10.00%) Scrum
8 10 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (9.09%) ITIL
8 10 (9.09%) Release Management
9 9 (8.18%) Service Management
9 9 (8.18%) TDD
10 8 (7.27%) Resource Management
11 6 (5.45%) Kanban
11 6 (5.45%) Programme Management
11 6 (5.45%) Security Patching
11 6 (5.45%) Technical Analysis
12 5 (4.55%) Microservices
12 5 (4.55%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.73%) Bash Shell
1 14 (12.73%) Ruby
2 13 (11.82%) Python
3 11 (10.00%) Java
3 11 (10.00%) PHP
4 10 (9.09%) SQL
5 8 (7.27%) PowerShell
6 6 (5.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (12.73%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (7.27%) Degree
3 7 (6.36%) CCNP
3 7 (6.36%) MCSE
3 7 (6.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.64%) CCNA
5 3 (2.73%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (2.73%) MCSA
5 3 (2.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.82%) CCIE
6 2 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.82%) MCDST
6 2 (1.82%) MCITP
6 2 (1.82%) MCTS
6 2 (1.82%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.91%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.91%) CCDE
7 1 (0.91%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.91%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.64%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.82%) SLA
3 1 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 39 (35.45%) Active Directory
1 39 (35.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (10.91%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 10 (9.09%) Firmware
4 10 (9.09%) VMware Server
5 7 (6.36%) Squid
6 6 (5.45%) NFS
7 5 (4.55%) vCloud
7 5 (4.55%) Xen
8 4 (3.64%) Docker
8 4 (3.64%) XenApp
9 3 (2.73%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.91%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.91%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.91%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.91%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 30 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (25.45%) Puppet
3 14 (12.73%) Ansible
4 10 (9.09%) SCCM
5 7 (6.36%) Grafana
5 7 (6.36%) Nagios
5 7 (6.36%) SCOM
6 6 (5.45%) Graphite
6 6 (5.45%) Graylog
6 6 (5.45%) HAProxy
6 6 (5.45%) Icinga
6 6 (5.45%) StatsD
6 6 (5.45%) Terraform
7 5 (4.55%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 5 (4.55%) vMotion
8 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 3 (2.73%) SCSM
10 2 (1.82%) Backup Exec
10 2 (1.82%) SolarWinds Orion
11 1 (0.91%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 61 (55.45%) VMware
2 44 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 30 (27.27%) Cisco
4 16 (14.55%) F5
5 14 (12.73%) Dell
6 12 (10.91%) Palo Alto
6 12 (10.91%) Red Hat
7 10 (9.09%) Citrix
7 10 (9.09%) HP
8 7 (6.36%) SonicWALL
9 6 (5.45%) New Relic
9 6 (5.45%) Oracle
10 5 (4.55%) Fortinet
10 5 (4.55%) Google
10 5 (4.55%) NETGEAR
11 4 (3.64%) Splunk
12 3 (2.73%) CheckPoint
12 3 (2.73%) NetApp
12 3 (2.73%) Riverbed
13 2 (1.82%) Apple
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