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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 65 89 67
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -22
Contract jobs citing DNS 64 56 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.66% 1.81% 2.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.49% 13.08% 18.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 43 43
Median daily rate £425 £398 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.91% +9.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £133 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £533 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £15.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+39.47% -15.55%
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
366 428 394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.23% 13.86% 14.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 267 228
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £533 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 33 23
Median hourly rate £15.50 £12.68 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.28% -39.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.40 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +34 51 £450 +12.50% 20
South Yorkshire -10 8 £350 -12.50% 3
North Yorkshire +6 5 £350 +68.67% 4
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 87 (70.73%) Windows
2 57 (46.34%) VMware
3 51 (41.46%) TCP/IP
4 50 (40.65%) DHCP
4 50 (40.65%) Linux
5 48 (39.02%) Active Directory
5 48 (39.02%) DevOps
6 44 (35.77%) Microsoft
7 43 (34.96%) Windows Server
8 39 (31.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 37 (30.08%) Firewall
10 33 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
11 31 (25.20%) Microsoft Azure
12 26 (21.14%) Python
13 25 (20.33%) Opscode Chef
13 25 (20.33%) Amazon AWS
14 24 (19.51%) LDAP
14 24 (19.51%) JavaScript
14 24 (19.51%) Puppet
14 24 (19.51%) Splunk
15 22 (17.89%) Continuous Delivery
15 22 (17.89%) HTTP
15 22 (17.89%) SMTP
15 22 (17.89%) Ubuntu
16 21 (17.07%) SSL
16 21 (17.07%) HTML
17 20 (16.26%) CSS
17 20 (16.26%) Cisco
18 19 (15.45%) Dell
18 19 (15.45%) Agile Software Development

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 17 (13.82%) nginx
2 14 (11.38%) IIS
2 14 (11.38%) MS Exchange
3 12 (9.76%) Tomcat
4 11 (8.94%) Apache
5 7 (5.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (5.69%) Jetty
5 7 (5.69%) Mongrel
5 7 (5.69%) OpenStack
5 7 (5.69%) WebSphere
6 5 (4.07%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (4.07%) Confluence
6 5 (4.07%) GlassFish
6 5 (4.07%) SAS
7 4 (3.25%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.63%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (8.94%) MS Office
2 8 (6.50%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 31 (25.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (20.33%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (8.94%) Office 365
3 11 (8.94%) PaaS
4 10 (8.13%) Azure Active Directory
4 10 (8.13%) IaaS
5 7 (5.69%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (5.69%) SaaS
6 2 (1.63%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.63%) Sumo Logic
7 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 51 (41.46%) TCP/IP
2 50 (40.65%) DHCP
3 37 (30.08%) Firewall
4 24 (19.51%) LDAP
5 22 (17.89%) HTTP
5 22 (17.89%) SMTP
6 21 (17.07%) SSL
7 18 (14.63%) Internet
7 18 (14.63%) SNMP
8 13 (10.57%) SAN
8 13 (10.57%) VPN
9 12 (9.76%) FTP
10 9 (7.32%) IPsec
11 8 (6.50%) BIG-IP
11 8 (6.50%) Extranet
11 8 (6.50%) Intranet
11 8 (6.50%) Network Security
12 6 (4.88%) LAN
12 6 (4.88%) SSH
12 6 (4.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.20%) MongoDB
1 15 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.38%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (7.32%) MySQL
4 7 (5.69%) Redis
5 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.63%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.63%) HBase
7 2 (1.63%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.63%) Riak
7 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (15.45%) Jenkins
2 8 (6.50%) JIRA
2 8 (6.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (6.50%) Visual Studio
3 7 (5.69%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.69%) Travis CI
4 5 (4.07%) Gitweb
4 5 (4.07%) Vagrant
5 3 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (2.44%) Bitbucket
5 3 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (2.44%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.63%) Grunt
6 2 (1.63%) Maven
General
1 12 (9.76%) Finance
2 7 (5.69%) Banking
2 7 (5.69%) Law
3 3 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.63%) Legal
4 2 (1.63%) Publishing
5 1 (0.81%) Advertising
5 1 (0.81%) Back Office
5 1 (0.81%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (21.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (16.26%) Administrator
3 11 (8.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (8.13%) Architect
5 9 (7.32%) Server Engineer
6 8 (6.50%) Support Engineer
6 8 (6.50%) Windows Engineer
7 7 (5.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 7 (5.69%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (5.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 7 (5.69%) Windows Server Engineer
8 6 (4.88%) Hardware Specialist
8 6 (4.88%) Network Engineer
8 6 (4.88%) Server Support
8 6 (4.88%) Server Support Engineer
8 6 (4.88%) Storage Specialist
8 6 (4.88%) Windows Server Support
8 6 (4.88%) Windows Support Engineer
9 5 (4.07%) Consultant
9 5 (4.07%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (17.07%) HTML
2 20 (16.26%) CSS
3 17 (13.82%) XML
4 14 (11.38%) LAPP Stack
5 10 (8.13%) LAMP
6 8 (6.50%) .NET
7 7 (5.69%) LEMP Stack
7 7 (5.69%) Servlets
8 5 (4.07%) Node.js
8 5 (4.07%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (3.25%) Web Services
10 3 (2.44%) AngularJS
11 2 (1.63%) CSS3
11 2 (1.63%) ELK Stack
11 2 (1.63%) HTML5
11 2 (1.63%) jQuery
12 1 (0.81%) Middleware
12 1 (0.81%) REST
12 1 (0.81%) SOAP
12 1 (0.81%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.82%) Data Centre
2 15 (12.20%) Replication
3 8 (6.50%) Public Cloud
4 7 (5.69%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (4.88%) Symmetrix
6 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Licensing
7 3 (2.44%) Digital Media
7 3 (2.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.63%) Clustering
8 2 (1.63%) FlexPod
8 2 (1.63%) NHS
9 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.81%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.81%) PKI
9 1 (0.81%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.81%) User Experience
9 1 (0.81%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 87 (70.73%) Windows
2 50 (40.65%) Linux
3 43 (34.96%) Windows Server
4 39 (31.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (17.89%) Ubuntu
6 17 (13.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (11.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (10.57%) Unix
9 11 (8.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (8.13%) CentOS
11 6 (4.88%) AIX
12 4 (3.25%) Android
12 4 (3.25%) Solaris
12 4 (3.25%) SUSE
12 4 (3.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 4 (3.25%) VMS
13 2 (1.63%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.63%) CoreOS
13 2 (1.63%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.81%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (39.02%) DevOps
2 22 (17.89%) Continuous Delivery
3 19 (15.45%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (13.01%) ITIL
5 15 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (11.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (10.57%) Migration
8 11 (8.94%) Load Balancing
8 11 (8.94%) Scrum
8 11 (8.94%) Service Management
9 10 (8.13%) Configuration Management
9 10 (8.13%) TDD
10 8 (6.50%) Release Management
10 8 (6.50%) Resource Management
11 7 (5.69%) Identity Management
11 7 (5.69%) Kanban
11 7 (5.69%) Translating Business Requirements
12 6 (4.88%) Programme Management
12 6 (4.88%) Server Building
12 6 (4.88%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (21.14%) Python
2 24 (19.51%) JavaScript
3 10 (8.13%) PHP
4 9 (7.32%) PowerShell
5 7 (5.69%) Bash Shell
5 7 (5.69%) Ruby
6 6 (4.88%) Java
6 6 (4.88%) Perl
6 6 (4.88%) SQL
7 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (5.69%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.07%) MCSE
4 4 (3.25%) Degree
5 3 (2.44%) MCITP
6 2 (1.63%) AWS Certification
6 2 (1.63%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.63%) CCNA
6 2 (1.63%) CCNP
6 2 (1.63%) MCDST
6 2 (1.63%) MCTS
6 2 (1.63%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.81%) CCIE
7 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.44%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (39.02%) Active Directory
2 33 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (9.76%) Hyper-V
4 11 (8.94%) NFS
5 10 (8.13%) XenApp
6 8 (6.50%) Firmware
6 8 (6.50%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (6.50%) vSphere
7 6 (4.88%) Docker
7 6 (4.88%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (4.88%) Squid
7 6 (4.88%) SRDF
7 6 (4.88%) Veritas File System
7 6 (4.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 6 (4.88%) XenDesktop
8 5 (4.07%) VMware ESX
9 3 (2.44%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (1.63%) HDFS
10 2 (1.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (1.63%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 25 (20.33%) Opscode Chef
2 24 (19.51%) Puppet
3 15 (12.20%) Ansible
4 12 (9.76%) SCCM
5 7 (5.69%) Nagios
6 6 (4.88%) Backup Exec
6 6 (4.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 5 (4.07%) Grafana
7 5 (4.07%) Graphite
7 5 (4.07%) Graylog
7 5 (4.07%) HAProxy
7 5 (4.07%) Icinga
7 5 (4.07%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (4.07%) SCOM
7 5 (4.07%) StatsD
7 5 (4.07%) Terraform
7 5 (4.07%) vMotion
7 5 (4.07%) WSUS
8 4 (3.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (3.25%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 57 (46.34%) VMware
2 44 (35.77%) Microsoft
3 24 (19.51%) Splunk
4 20 (16.26%) Cisco
5 19 (15.45%) Dell
6 14 (11.38%) Red Hat
7 13 (10.57%) Citrix
7 13 (10.57%) F5
7 13 (10.57%) Oracle
8 10 (8.13%) HP
9 9 (7.32%) NetApp
10 7 (5.69%) New Relic
10 7 (5.69%) Palo Alto
10 7 (5.69%) SonicWALL
11 6 (4.88%) EMC
11 6 (4.88%) IBM
11 6 (4.88%) Sun
11 6 (4.88%) ThinPrint
11 6 (4.88%) Veritas
12 5 (4.07%) NETGEAR
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