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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 84 48 91
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +43
Contract jobs citing DNS 26 71 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.11% 3.38% 1.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.22% 23.67% 9.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 39 19
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 £272 £191 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £353 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -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 £16.75 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-16.25% -
Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
282 300 382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.00% 14.29% 14.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 157 185
Average daily rate £338 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £363 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 15 41
Average hourly rate £13.25 £33.00 £13.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.84% +151.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £16.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £50.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.38
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +4.61%
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 29 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 29 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 -33 10 £350 +27.27% 17
North Yorkshire +5 8 £401 - 3
East Yorkshire -1 4 £320 - 1
South Yorkshire -4 4 £263 -12.50% 10
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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%) Firewall
5 22 (38.60%) Cisco
6 21 (36.84%) HP
7 20 (35.09%) Thin Client
7 20 (35.09%) Windows
7 20 (35.09%) CheckPoint
7 20 (35.09%) BGP
7 20 (35.09%) OSPF
7 20 (35.09%) Fat Client
8 19 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
8 19 (33.33%) Network Security
8 19 (33.33%) Infoblox
8 19 (33.33%) Imperva
8 19 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
8 19 (33.33%) F5
8 19 (33.33%) DMVPN
8 19 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 19 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 19 (33.33%) NetScreen
8 19 (33.33%) Blue Coat
8 19 (33.33%) CCSE
8 19 (33.33%) BIG-IP
8 19 (33.33%) E-Commerce
8 19 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (33.33%) CCNP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.26%) Apache
4 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.51%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.51%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.75%) nginx
5 1 (1.75%) Quickr
5 1 (1.75%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.75%) Node.js
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
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 20 (35.09%) OSPF
3 20 (35.09%) BGP
4 19 (33.33%) NetScreen
4 19 (33.33%) BIG-IP
4 19 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
4 19 (33.33%) Network Security
4 19 (33.33%) DMVPN
4 19 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 19 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 19 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (15.79%) TCP/IP
6 7 (12.28%) SAN
7 5 (8.77%) Internet
7 5 (8.77%) VPN
7 5 (8.77%) SSL
8 4 (7.02%) SSH
9 3 (5.26%) WAN
9 3 (5.26%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) MySQL
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) AdminStudio
2 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
1 3 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) Security Specialist
1 19 (33.33%) Network Specialist
1 19 (33.33%) Network Security 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%) Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Systems Support Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Data Centre Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Customer Support Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Systems Integration Engineer
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%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.75%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.09%) Thin Client
1 20 (35.09%) Fat Client
2 2 (3.51%) FMCG
2 2 (3.51%) Replication
2 2 (3.51%) Open Source
3 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.75%) Clustering
3 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.75%) iSeries
3 1 (1.75%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 29 (50.88%) Linux
2 20 (35.09%) Windows
3 10 (17.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (15.79%) Windows 7
5 6 (10.53%) Solaris
5 6 (10.53%) Windows XP
6 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (5.26%) UNIX
9 1 (1.75%) AIX
9 1 (1.75%) HPUX
9 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
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%) Project Management
7 3 (5.26%) Network Design
7 3 (5.26%) Migration
7 3 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (3.51%) DevOps
8 2 (3.51%) Workflow
8 2 (3.51%) Validation
8 2 (3.51%) Logistics
8 2 (3.51%) TDD
8 2 (3.51%) Change Management
9 1 (1.75%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.75%) ERP
9 1 (1.75%) SOA
9 1 (1.75%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.56%) C
2 7 (12.28%) C++
2 7 (12.28%) Python
2 7 (12.28%) PowerShell
3 6 (10.53%) PHP
4 3 (5.26%) Shell Script
4 3 (5.26%) Ruby
4 3 (5.26%) Java
5 2 (3.51%) Perl
5 2 (3.51%) SQL
5 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (33.33%) CCNP
1 19 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (33.33%) CCSE
2 7 (12.28%) Security Cleared
3 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.02%) MCITP
4 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.51%) MCP
5 2 (3.51%) MCSE
5 2 (3.51%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.75%) Degree
6 1 (1.75%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.75%) JNCIE
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%) VMware ESX
4 4 (7.02%) XenApp
4 4 (7.02%) XenDesktop
4 4 (7.02%) vSphere
5 3 (5.26%) Sendmail
6 2 (3.51%) Terminal Services
6 2 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.75%) UAG
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.75%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.75%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) SCCM
2 4 (7.02%) Backup Exec
3 3 (5.26%) Puppet
3 3 (5.26%) SCOrch
4 2 (3.51%) SCVMM
4 2 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.51%) WSUS
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (3.51%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (3.51%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.75%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.75%) SCOM
5 1 (1.75%) Salt
Vendors
1 30 (52.63%) VMware
2 29 (50.88%) Citrix
3 22 (38.60%) Cisco
4 21 (36.84%) HP
5 20 (35.09%) CheckPoint
6 19 (33.33%) Blue Coat
6 19 (33.33%) Infoblox
6 19 (33.33%) Imperva
6 19 (33.33%) F5
7 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
8 7 (12.28%) Oracle
9 6 (10.53%) Symantec
10 5 (8.77%) NetApp
11 3 (5.26%) Lotus
11 3 (5.26%) Red Hat
11 3 (5.26%) Sun
11 3 (5.26%) Juniper
12 2 (3.51%) BMC
12 2 (3.51%) Apple
12 2 (3.51%) Remedy
South Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 22 days ago
South Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 22 days ago