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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 77 61 116
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +55
Contract jobs citing DNS 42 61 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.72% 2.79% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.11% 23.37% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 41 8
Average daily rate
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£335 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £265 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £388 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.50%
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
278 261 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.40% 11.95% 13.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 149 167
Average daily rate £305 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.15% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £435 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 9 32
Average hourly rate £12.62 £14.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.96% -14.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.38 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.54 £27.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 September 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 September 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 -24 25 £375 +25.00% 13
South Yorkshire +4 11 £335 +11.66% 10
North Yorkshire -6 2 £338 -12.83% 2
East Yorkshire - 2 £320 - 1
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 46 (63.01%) DHCP
2 35 (47.95%) VMware
3 30 (41.10%) Active Directory
3 30 (41.10%) Windows
3 30 (41.10%) Linux
3 30 (41.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (34.25%) Citrix
5 23 (31.51%) HP
6 22 (30.14%) Cisco
6 22 (30.14%) TCP/IP
7 21 (28.77%) Firewall
8 17 (23.29%) Microsoft
8 17 (23.29%) MS Exchange
9 16 (21.92%) OSPF
9 16 (21.92%) BGP
10 15 (20.55%) Cisco ASA
10 15 (20.55%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (20.55%) Blue Coat
10 15 (20.55%) Network Security
11 13 (17.81%) CheckPoint
11 13 (17.81%) ITIL
12 12 (16.44%) E-Commerce
12 12 (16.44%) CCNP
12 12 (16.44%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (16.44%) Thin Client
12 12 (16.44%) NetScreen
12 12 (16.44%) Cisco IOS
12 12 (16.44%) Fat Client
12 12 (16.44%) CCSE
12 12 (16.44%) BIG-IP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 17 (23.29%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.59%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (8.22%) Apache
3 6 (8.22%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.85%) nginx
5 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (4.11%) Node.js
6 3 (4.11%) Jetty
6 3 (4.11%) Office Communications Server
6 3 (4.11%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.74%) IIS
8 1 (1.37%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.37%) Quickr
8 1 (1.37%) Lync
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (9.59%) MS Office
2 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.96%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.85%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.11%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.11%) Google App Engine
4 2 (2.74%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.74%) Office 365
4 2 (2.74%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 46 (63.01%) DHCP
2 22 (30.14%) TCP/IP
3 21 (28.77%) Firewall
4 16 (21.92%) OSPF
4 16 (21.92%) BGP
5 15 (20.55%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (20.55%) Network Security
6 12 (16.44%) Cisco IOS
6 12 (16.44%) DMVPN
6 12 (16.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 12 (16.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 12 (16.44%) BIG-IP
6 12 (16.44%) NetScreen
7 11 (15.07%) SSL
8 9 (12.33%) SAN
9 7 (9.59%) LDAP
10 6 (8.22%) Internet
11 5 (6.85%) MPLS
11 5 (6.85%) LAN
11 5 (6.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (2.74%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.37%) MySQL
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (1.37%) Redis
3 1 (1.37%) Couchbase
3 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.37%) SimpleDB
3 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.37%) AdminStudio
2 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (8.22%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.11%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) German Language
3 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.74%) Advertising
4 1 (1.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (16.44%) Security Specialist
1 12 (16.44%) Network Specialist
1 12 (16.44%) Network Security Specialist
2 10 (13.70%) Cloud Engineer
2 10 (13.70%) Administrator
3 9 (12.33%) Software Engineer
3 9 (12.33%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 5 (6.85%) Architect
4 5 (6.85%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (5.48%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (5.48%) Design Engineer
5 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (5.48%) IP Engineer
5 4 (5.48%) IT Support
6 3 (4.11%) Designer
6 3 (4.11%) IT Technician
6 3 (4.11%) UNIX Engineer
6 3 (4.11%) Server Administrator
6 3 (4.11%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.11%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.70%) Web Services
2 3 (4.11%) .NET
2 3 (4.11%) J2EE
2 3 (4.11%) Servlets
3 1 (1.37%) POSIX
3 1 (1.37%) Middleware
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.37%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.44%) Thin Client
1 12 (16.44%) Fat Client
1 12 (16.44%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.48%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.11%) NHS
3 3 (4.11%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.74%) Replication
4 2 (2.74%) CLARiiON
4 2 (2.74%) FMCG
5 1 (1.37%) iSeries
5 1 (1.37%) User Experience
5 1 (1.37%) Clustering
5 1 (1.37%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (41.10%) Windows
1 30 (41.10%) Linux
2 15 (20.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (13.70%) Windows XP
4 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (9.59%) Solaris
5 7 (9.59%) Windows 7
6 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (8.22%) UNIX
7 4 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.74%) CentOS
8 2 (2.74%) AIX
9 1 (1.37%) HPUX
9 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.37%) VMS
9 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.81%) ITIL
2 12 (16.44%) E-Commerce
3 10 (13.70%) Load Balancing
4 9 (12.33%) Software Engineering
5 7 (9.59%) Network Design
6 6 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (8.22%) DevOps
7 5 (6.85%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (6.85%) Mentoring
7 5 (6.85%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.48%) Project Management
8 4 (5.48%) Service Management
8 4 (5.48%) Line Management
9 3 (4.11%) TDD
9 3 (4.11%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (4.11%) Capacity Management
9 3 (4.11%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (4.11%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.11%) Migration
10 2 (2.74%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.07%) PHP
2 10 (13.70%) C++
3 9 (12.33%) Python
4 8 (10.96%) C
5 6 (8.22%) PowerShell
6 5 (6.85%) Java
6 5 (6.85%) Shell Script
6 5 (6.85%) SQL
7 4 (5.48%) Ruby
7 4 (5.48%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.11%) Perl
9 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (16.44%) CCNP
1 12 (16.44%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (16.44%) CCSE
2 9 (12.33%) Security Cleared
3 8 (10.96%) SC Cleared
4 7 (9.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (6.85%) MCP
5 5 (6.85%) MCSE
6 4 (5.48%) JNCIP
6 4 (5.48%) JNCIE
6 4 (5.48%) MCITP
7 2 (2.74%) Degree
7 2 (2.74%) MCSA
7 2 (2.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) SLA
2 2 (2.74%) QA
3 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (41.10%) Active Directory
1 30 (41.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (12.33%) vSphere
3 8 (10.96%) Hyper-V
4 7 (9.59%) XenApp
4 7 (9.59%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.11%) Xen
5 3 (4.11%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (4.11%) MetaFrame
5 3 (4.11%) ISA Server
6 2 (2.74%) Terminal Services
6 2 (2.74%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.37%) vCloud
7 1 (1.37%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.37%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (10.96%) SCCM
2 6 (8.22%) SCOM
3 5 (6.85%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (6.85%) Puppet
4 4 (5.48%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (5.48%) NetBackup
5 3 (4.11%) Salt
5 3 (4.11%) WSUS
6 2 (2.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (2.74%) HAProxy
6 2 (2.74%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.74%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.37%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.37%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.37%) EMC Navisphere
7 1 (1.37%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 35 (47.95%) VMware
2 25 (34.25%) Citrix
3 23 (31.51%) HP
4 22 (30.14%) Cisco
5 17 (23.29%) Microsoft
6 15 (20.55%) Blue Coat
7 13 (17.81%) CheckPoint
8 12 (16.44%) Infoblox
8 12 (16.44%) Imperva
8 12 (16.44%) F5
9 10 (13.70%) NetApp
10 9 (12.33%) Juniper
10 9 (12.33%) IBM
10 9 (12.33%) Symantec
11 6 (8.22%) Red Hat
12 5 (6.85%) Oracle
13 4 (5.48%) EMC
13 4 (5.48%) McAfee
14 3 (4.11%) Websense
14 3 (4.11%) Google
West Yorkshire
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 14 days ago
Barnsley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £10.00 - £11.33 per hour
Posted: 25 days ago