The table below looks at the statistics for DNS 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 DNS over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 52 56 91
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +35
Contract jobs citing DNS 85 65 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.25% 2.83% 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.46% 25.49% 10.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 45 17
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£375 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £300 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £324
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 4
Average hourly rate £15.43 £13.75 £15.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.23% -13.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.51 £11.00 £13.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.75 £30.00 £18.78
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.37% -2.63%
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
396 255 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.13% 11.10% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 146 104
Average daily rate £375 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £165 £200
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 20 21 25
Average hourly rate £21.00 £14.00 £15.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -12.08%
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 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DNS across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -16 43 £350 +16.66% 10
South Yorkshire +9 21 £255 -15.00% 2
North Yorkshire +9 18 £401 +78.00% 7
East Yorkshire -3 1 - - 2
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing DNS 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 DNS.

1 70 (56.00%) DHCP
2 62 (49.60%) VMware
3 53 (42.40%) Windows
4 50 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 47 (37.60%) Cisco
6 46 (36.80%) Linux
7 44 (35.20%) Firewall
8 40 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 36 (28.80%) Citrix
10 35 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
10 35 (28.00%) TCP/IP
11 32 (25.60%) CCNP
12 31 (24.80%) CheckPoint
12 31 (24.80%) Load Balancing
13 28 (22.40%) Microsoft
14 26 (20.80%) HP
15 25 (20.00%) UNIX
15 25 (20.00%) OSPF
16 24 (19.20%) BGP
17 23 (18.40%) E-Commerce
18 22 (17.60%) Cisco ASA
18 22 (17.60%) Blue Coat
19 21 (16.80%) CCSE
19 21 (16.80%) WAN
19 21 (16.80%) ITIL
19 21 (16.80%) Apache
20 20 (16.00%) MS Exchange
21 19 (15.20%) BIG-IP
21 19 (15.20%) Cisco IOS
21 19 (15.20%) F5

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing DNS 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 DNS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (16.80%) Apache
2 20 (16.00%) MS Exchange
3 13 (10.40%) Tomcat
4 9 (7.20%) SharePoint
4 9 (7.20%) Node.js
5 8 (6.40%) nginx
5 8 (6.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (4.80%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (3.20%) JBoss
9 3 (2.40%) IBM Notes
9 3 (2.40%) WebLogic
9 3 (2.40%) IIS
9 3 (2.40%) WebSphere
9 3 (2.40%) Quickr
9 3 (2.40%) Jetty
10 2 (1.60%) Lync
10 2 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.80%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 15 (12.00%) MS Office
2 4 (3.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.40%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (4.00%) Amazon S3
3 5 (4.00%) Route 53
4 3 (2.40%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.40%) Google App Engine
4 3 (2.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 70 (56.00%) DHCP
2 44 (35.20%) Firewall
3 35 (28.00%) TCP/IP
4 25 (20.00%) OSPF
5 24 (19.20%) BGP
6 22 (17.60%) Cisco ASA
7 21 (16.80%) WAN
8 19 (15.20%) Cisco IOS
8 19 (15.20%) BIG-IP
8 19 (15.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 19 (15.20%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 16 (12.80%) Network Security
9 16 (12.80%) SAN
9 16 (12.80%) LAN
10 15 (12.00%) LDAP
10 15 (12.00%) SSL
11 14 (11.20%) Ethernet
11 14 (11.20%) DMVPN
12 12 (9.60%) Internet
12 12 (9.60%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.60%) MySQL
1 7 (5.60%) Oracle Database 12c
1 7 (5.60%) Oracle Database
2 5 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.20%) Redis
3 4 (3.20%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.20%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.60%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.60%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.60%) SimpleDB
4 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.60%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 6 (4.80%) MSI
2 3 (2.40%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (10.40%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.80%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.00%) Advertising
3 5 (4.00%) Banking
4 3 (2.40%) German Language
4 3 (2.40%) Finance
5 1 (0.80%) Law
5 1 (0.80%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (12.80%) Analyst
2 14 (11.20%) Administrator
3 12 (9.60%) Network Engineer
3 12 (9.60%) Security Specialist
3 12 (9.60%) Network Specialist
3 12 (9.60%) Network Security Specialist
4 8 (6.40%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 8 (6.40%) Software Engineer
4 8 (6.40%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (6.40%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
4 8 (6.40%) Cloud Engineer
5 7 (5.60%) Support Analyst
5 7 (5.60%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 7 (5.60%) UNIX Administrator
5 7 (5.60%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 7 (5.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (4.80%) Support Engineer
6 6 (4.80%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 5 (4.00%) IT Technician
7 5 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.00%) Web Services
2 4 (3.20%) Middleware
3 3 (2.40%) WebCenter
3 3 (2.40%) .NET
3 3 (2.40%) J2EE
3 3 (2.40%) Servlets
4 1 (0.80%) POSIX
4 1 (0.80%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.40%) Fat Client
2 13 (10.40%) Thin Client
3 10 (8.00%) Client/Server
4 6 (4.80%) PDA
5 5 (4.00%) CLARiiON
6 4 (3.20%) NHS
6 4 (3.20%) Blackberry
6 4 (3.20%) FMCG
6 4 (3.20%) User Experience
7 3 (2.40%) iSeries
7 3 (2.40%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.60%) Clustering
9 1 (0.80%) PKI
9 1 (0.80%) CMDB
9 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.80%) iPhone
9 1 (0.80%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.80%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 53 (42.40%) Windows
2 46 (36.80%) Linux
3 25 (20.00%) UNIX
4 17 (13.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (12.80%) Solaris
5 16 (12.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (9.60%) Windows XP
6 12 (9.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (8.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (4.80%) Windows 7
8 6 (4.80%) Windows 8
8 6 (4.80%) AIX
9 4 (3.20%) HPUX
10 3 (2.40%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.60%) CentOS
11 2 (1.60%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.60%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.80%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (24.80%) Load Balancing
2 23 (18.40%) E-Commerce
3 21 (16.80%) ITIL
4 13 (10.40%) Network Design
5 12 (9.60%) DevOps
6 11 (8.80%) Service Delivery
6 11 (8.80%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (8.00%) Service Management
8 9 (7.20%) Configuration Management
8 9 (7.20%) Software Engineering
9 7 (5.60%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (5.60%) Project Management
9 7 (5.60%) Mentoring
10 6 (4.80%) BCP
11 5 (4.00%) Incident Management
11 5 (4.00%) Logistics
11 5 (4.00%) Line Management
11 5 (4.00%) Capacity Management
11 5 (4.00%) Software Deployment
12 4 (3.20%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.20%) SQL
2 13 (10.40%) PHP
2 13 (10.40%) C++
3 10 (8.00%) C
3 10 (8.00%) Python
3 10 (8.00%) Shell Script
3 10 (8.00%) Ruby
3 10 (8.00%) Bash Shell
4 9 (7.20%) Java
5 5 (4.00%) Perl
6 3 (2.40%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.40%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.80%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (25.60%) CCNP
3 21 (16.80%) CCSE
4 13 (10.40%) SC Cleared
4 13 (10.40%) Security Cleared
5 10 (8.00%) CCNA
6 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (4.80%) MCP
7 5 (4.00%) MCSE
8 4 (3.20%) MCSA
8 4 (3.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (3.20%) JNCIP
8 4 (3.20%) JNCIE
8 4 (3.20%) Degree
9 3 (2.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.60%) CISSP
10 2 (1.60%) CCSA
10 2 (1.60%) VCAP
10 2 (1.60%) VCP5
10 2 (1.60%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.80%) SLA
2 3 (2.40%) QA
System Software
1 50 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 40 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (13.60%) vSphere
4 11 (8.80%) VMware ESX
5 9 (7.20%) XenApp
6 6 (4.80%) XenDesktop
7 5 (4.00%) Terminal Services
8 4 (3.20%) XenServer
8 4 (3.20%) vCloud
9 3 (2.40%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (2.40%) ISA Server
9 3 (2.40%) MetaFrame
9 3 (2.40%) Terminal Server
9 3 (2.40%) Xen
10 2 (1.60%) UAG
10 2 (1.60%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.80%) NFS
11 1 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (8.00%) SCOM
1 10 (8.00%) Puppet
2 7 (5.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (5.60%) SCCM
3 6 (4.80%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.80%) NetBackup
4 5 (4.00%) HAProxy
5 4 (3.20%) Salt
5 4 (3.20%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (3.20%) EMC Navisphere
5 4 (3.20%) Red Hat Satellite
5 4 (3.20%) ZABBIX
5 4 (3.20%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.80%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.80%) WSUS
6 1 (0.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 62 (49.60%) VMware
2 47 (37.60%) Cisco
3 36 (28.80%) Citrix
4 31 (24.80%) CheckPoint
5 28 (22.40%) Microsoft
6 26 (20.80%) HP
7 22 (17.60%) Blue Coat
8 19 (15.20%) F5
9 18 (14.40%) Oracle
10 16 (12.80%) Red Hat
10 16 (12.80%) Infoblox
11 12 (9.60%) Imperva
11 12 (9.60%) Juniper
12 11 (8.80%) NetApp
12 11 (8.80%) Symantec
12 11 (8.80%) IBM
13 7 (5.60%) McAfee
14 6 (4.80%) EMC
15 5 (4.00%) Dell
16 3 (2.40%) Websense
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago