The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Yorkshire region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 87 45 87
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +42
Contract jobs citing DNS 29 77 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.28% 3.64% 1.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.47% 24.44% 10.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 45 21
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £197 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £340 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £50.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +284.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
277 315 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.20% 14.91% 14.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 166 179
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £195 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 15 42
Average hourly rate £13.25 £33.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.84% +153.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £16.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.31 £50.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
DNS
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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
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 -43 11 £350 +27.27% 12
North Yorkshire +12 9 £401 - 4
South Yorkshire -2 5 £225 -10.00% 7
East Yorkshire 0 4 £320 - 1
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 36 (63.16%) DHCP
2 30 (52.63%) VMware
3 29 (50.88%) Citrix
3 29 (50.88%) Linux
3 29 (50.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (40.35%) Cisco
4 23 (40.35%) Firewall
5 21 (36.84%) HP
5 21 (36.84%) Windows
6 20 (35.09%) Thin Client
6 20 (35.09%) CheckPoint
6 20 (35.09%) Fat Client
7 19 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
7 19 (33.33%) Network Security
7 19 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 19 (33.33%) Infoblox
7 19 (33.33%) Imperva
7 19 (33.33%) F5
7 19 (33.33%) DMVPN
7 19 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 19 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 19 (33.33%) BGP
7 19 (33.33%) OSPF
7 19 (33.33%) NetScreen
7 19 (33.33%) Blue Coat
7 19 (33.33%) CCSE
7 19 (33.33%) BIG-IP
7 19 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (33.33%) CCNP
7 19 (33.33%) E-Commerce

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 10 (17.54%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.77%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.02%) Apache
4 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.51%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.51%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.75%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.75%) Quickr
6 1 (1.75%) Node.js
6 1 (1.75%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (63.16%) DHCP
2 23 (40.35%) Firewall
3 19 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 19 (33.33%) Network Security
3 19 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 19 (33.33%) DMVPN
3 19 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 19 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 19 (33.33%) BGP
3 19 (33.33%) OSPF
3 19 (33.33%) NetScreen
3 19 (33.33%) BIG-IP
4 9 (15.79%) TCP/IP
5 7 (12.28%) SAN
6 5 (8.77%) SSL
6 5 (8.77%) Internet
6 5 (8.77%) VPN
7 4 (7.02%) SSH
8 3 (5.26%) LDAP
8 3 (5.26%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) MySQL
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) AdminStudio
2 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (5.26%) Finance
1 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) Network Security Specialist
1 19 (33.33%) Security Specialist
1 19 (33.33%) Network Specialist
2 7 (12.28%) Software Engineer
2 7 (12.28%) Cloud Software Engineer
2 7 (12.28%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Administrator
5 4 (7.02%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Data Centre Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Data Migration Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Technical Operations Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Desktop Support
7 2 (3.51%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) Web Services
2 2 (3.51%) Middleware
3 1 (1.75%) WebCenter
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.09%) Thin Client
1 20 (35.09%) Fat Client
2 2 (3.51%) FMCG
2 2 (3.51%) Open Source
2 2 (3.51%) Replication
3 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.75%) Clustering
3 1 (1.75%) iSeries
3 1 (1.75%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 29 (50.88%) Linux
2 21 (36.84%) Windows
3 10 (17.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (15.79%) Windows 7
5 7 (12.28%) Solaris
6 6 (10.53%) Windows XP
7 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (5.26%) UNIX
10 1 (1.75%) AIX
10 1 (1.75%) HPUX
10 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 11 (19.30%) Load Balancing
3 8 (14.04%) ITIL
4 7 (12.28%) Software Engineering
5 5 (8.77%) Service Management
6 4 (7.02%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.26%) Migration
7 3 (5.26%) Project Management
7 3 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (3.51%) DevOps
8 2 (3.51%) Workflow
8 2 (3.51%) Change Management
8 2 (3.51%) TDD
8 2 (3.51%) Network Design
8 2 (3.51%) Logistics
8 2 (3.51%) Validation
9 1 (1.75%) SOA
9 1 (1.75%) ERP
9 1 (1.75%) Six Sigma
9 1 (1.75%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.32%) C
2 8 (14.04%) Python
2 8 (14.04%) C++
3 7 (12.28%) PHP
3 7 (12.28%) PowerShell
4 4 (7.02%) Shell Script
4 4 (7.02%) Java
5 3 (5.26%) Perl
5 3 (5.26%) SQL
5 3 (5.26%) Ruby
6 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (33.33%) CCSE
1 19 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (33.33%) CCNP
2 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared
3 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.02%) MCITP
4 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.51%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (3.51%) MCP
5 2 (3.51%) MCSE
6 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 29 (50.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (29.82%) Active Directory
3 8 (14.04%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.02%) Sendmail
4 4 (7.02%) XenApp
4 4 (7.02%) XenDesktop
4 4 (7.02%) vSphere
4 4 (7.02%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.51%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.75%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.75%) UAG
6 1 (1.75%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) SCCM
2 4 (7.02%) Backup Exec
3 3 (5.26%) SCOrch
3 3 (5.26%) Puppet
4 2 (3.51%) SCVMM
4 2 (3.51%) WSUS
4 2 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.51%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (3.51%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.75%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.75%) Salt
5 1 (1.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (52.63%) VMware
2 29 (50.88%) Citrix
3 23 (40.35%) Cisco
4 21 (36.84%) HP
5 20 (35.09%) CheckPoint
6 19 (33.33%) Infoblox
6 19 (33.33%) Imperva
6 19 (33.33%) F5
6 19 (33.33%) Blue Coat
7 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
8 7 (12.28%) Oracle
9 6 (10.53%) Symantec
9 6 (10.53%) NetApp
10 4 (7.02%) Sun
11 3 (5.26%) Lotus
11 3 (5.26%) Red Hat
11 3 (5.26%) Juniper
12 2 (3.51%) Meru Networks
12 2 (3.51%) Remedy
12 2 (3.51%) Apple
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