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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 97 88 67
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -21
Contract jobs citing DNS 53 33 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.68% 1.39% 2.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.93% 12.31% 20.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 16 34
Average daily rate
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£311 £323 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.48% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £288 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £430 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £18.50 £11.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.44% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+19.58% -10.00%
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
485 268 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.39% 11.31% 13.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 149 168
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £385 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 22 13
Average hourly rate £14.50 £12.94 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.09% -52.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £10.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £122.50 £25.00 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +1.24%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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 -14 33 £311 +2.04% 22
South Yorkshire -6 18 £225 -32.83% 2
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 73 (66.97%) Microsoft
2 67 (61.47%) DHCP
3 56 (51.38%) VMware
4 51 (46.79%) TCP/IP
5 49 (44.95%) Windows
6 45 (41.28%) Linux
7 44 (40.37%) VMware Infrastructure
8 42 (38.53%) Active Directory
9 34 (31.19%) IIS
10 33 (30.28%) Configuration Management
11 31 (28.44%) Java
11 31 (28.44%) SSL
11 31 (28.44%) Apache
11 31 (28.44%) Continuous Integration
12 30 (27.52%) Jenkins
13 29 (26.61%) WebSphere
13 29 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
13 29 (26.61%) Tomcat
13 29 (26.61%) HTTP
14 28 (25.69%) .NET
14 28 (25.69%) Firewall
14 28 (25.69%) Puppet
15 26 (23.85%) Cloud Computing
15 26 (23.85%) Amazon EC2
15 26 (23.85%) Google App Engine
15 26 (23.85%) Amazon AWS
15 26 (23.85%) Google Cloud Platform
15 26 (23.85%) ITIL
15 26 (23.85%) FTP
15 26 (23.85%) IPsec

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 34 (31.19%) IIS
2 31 (28.44%) Apache
3 29 (26.61%) Tomcat
3 29 (26.61%) WebSphere
4 25 (22.94%) Jetty
4 25 (22.94%) nginx
5 18 (16.51%) MS Exchange
6 13 (11.93%) Lync
7 9 (8.26%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (7.34%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (4.59%) SharePoint
10 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (3.67%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (3.67%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (1.83%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (1.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.92%) JBoss
12 1 (0.92%) Node.js
12 1 (0.92%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 12 (11.01%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (3.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (23.85%) Cloud Computing
1 26 (23.85%) Amazon EC2
1 26 (23.85%) Google App Engine
1 26 (23.85%) Amazon AWS
1 26 (23.85%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (1.83%) IaaS
3 1 (0.92%) SaaS
3 1 (0.92%) PaaS
3 1 (0.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 67 (61.47%) DHCP
2 51 (46.79%) TCP/IP
3 31 (28.44%) SSL
4 29 (26.61%) HTTP
5 28 (25.69%) Firewall
6 26 (23.85%) IPsec
6 26 (23.85%) FTP
7 14 (12.84%) Internet
8 12 (11.01%) SAN
9 10 (9.17%) VPN
9 10 (9.17%) BIG-IP
10 9 (8.26%) Intranet
11 8 (7.34%) WAN
12 7 (6.42%) LAN
13 6 (5.50%) Extranet
14 5 (4.59%) Network Security
14 5 (4.59%) NetScaler
14 5 (4.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 5 (4.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 3 (2.75%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.34%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.42%) MySQL
3 3 (2.75%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.92%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.92%) HBase
5 1 (0.92%) Redis
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 30 (27.52%) Jenkins
2 7 (6.42%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.92%) Grunt
3 1 (0.92%) Maven
3 1 (0.92%) Fiddler
General
1 16 (14.68%) Finance
2 6 (5.50%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.50%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.59%) Electronics
3 5 (4.59%) Marketing
4 3 (2.75%) Retail
5 2 (1.83%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.83%) Banking
5 2 (1.83%) Law
6 1 (0.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (13.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (9.17%) Administrator
3 9 (8.26%) Consultant
4 8 (7.34%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (7.34%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (6.42%) Analyst
6 6 (5.50%) DevOps Consultant
7 5 (4.59%) Support Engineer
8 4 (3.67%) Network Engineer
8 4 (3.67%) Technical Leader
8 4 (3.67%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (3.67%) Wintel Engineer
8 4 (3.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 3 (2.75%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (2.75%) Ruby Developer
9 3 (2.75%) Exchange Engineer
9 3 (2.75%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (2.75%) Architect
9 3 (2.75%) Developer
9 3 (2.75%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (25.69%) .NET
2 25 (22.94%) J2EE
2 25 (22.94%) Servlets
3 3 (2.75%) CSS
4 2 (1.83%) Application Packaging
4 2 (1.83%) HTML
5 1 (0.92%) jQuery
5 1 (0.92%) HTML5
5 1 (0.92%) CSS3
5 1 (0.92%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.93%) Clustering
2 12 (11.01%) Replication
3 10 (9.17%) Data Centre
4 6 (5.50%) Blackberry
5 5 (4.59%) DTV
6 4 (3.67%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.75%) PKI
8 1 (0.92%) Statistics
8 1 (0.92%) Life Science
8 1 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.92%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.92%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 49 (44.95%) Windows
2 45 (41.28%) Linux
3 23 (21.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (13.76%) UNIX
5 13 (11.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (10.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (7.34%) Windows 7
8 7 (6.42%) Solaris
9 6 (5.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (3.67%) zOS
10 4 (3.67%) SUSE
10 4 (3.67%) AIX
10 4 (3.67%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.75%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (2.75%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.83%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.92%) CentOS
13 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.92%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.92%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.28%) Configuration Management
2 31 (28.44%) Continuous Integration
3 29 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (23.85%) ITIL
5 23 (21.10%) Open Source
5 23 (21.10%) DevOps
6 17 (15.60%) Automated Testing
6 17 (15.60%) Unit Testing
7 9 (8.26%) Service Delivery
8 6 (5.50%) CRM
8 6 (5.50%) Migration
8 6 (5.50%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (4.59%) Programme Management
9 5 (4.59%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (4.59%) Change Management
9 5 (4.59%) Load Balancing
9 5 (4.59%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (3.67%) Incident Management
10 4 (3.67%) TDD
10 4 (3.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (28.44%) Java
2 13 (11.93%) PowerShell
3 9 (8.26%) SQL
4 7 (6.42%) PHP
5 6 (5.50%) Python
6 5 (4.59%) Ruby
6 5 (4.59%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.75%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.75%) C
8 2 (1.83%) C#
8 2 (1.83%) Perl
9 1 (0.92%) Go
9 1 (0.92%) Scala
9 1 (0.92%) C++
9 1 (0.92%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.92%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (10.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (9.17%) MCSE
3 9 (8.26%) Security Cleared
4 6 (5.50%) MCITP
4 6 (5.50%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (3.67%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.67%) MCSA
5 4 (3.67%) CCNA
5 4 (3.67%) MCP
6 3 (2.75%) CCNP
7 2 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.83%) MCTS
8 1 (0.92%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.92%) CCVP
8 1 (0.92%) CCDP
8 1 (0.92%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.92%) CCEA
8 1 (0.92%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.67%) SLA
2 1 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 44 (40.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (38.53%) Active Directory
3 26 (23.85%) Xen
4 9 (8.26%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (8.26%) vSphere
5 8 (7.34%) XenApp
6 5 (4.59%) XenServer
6 5 (4.59%) ISA Server
7 4 (3.67%) VMware ESX
7 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (3.67%) Hyper-V
7 4 (3.67%) vCloud
8 3 (2.75%) Terminal Services
8 3 (2.75%) XenDesktop
8 3 (2.75%) Squid
9 2 (1.83%) VMware Server
9 2 (1.83%) UAG
10 1 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.92%) HDFS
10 1 (0.92%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 28 (25.69%) Puppet
2 24 (22.02%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (11.01%) SCCM
4 5 (4.59%) SCOM
4 5 (4.59%) Ansible
4 5 (4.59%) Salt
5 3 (2.75%) Rsyslog
5 3 (2.75%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 3 (2.75%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (1.83%) SCOrch
6 2 (1.83%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (1.83%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (1.83%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.83%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.83%) WSUS
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.92%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.92%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.92%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 73 (66.97%) Microsoft
2 56 (51.38%) VMware
3 26 (23.85%) Google
4 21 (19.27%) Cisco
5 14 (12.84%) F5
6 12 (11.01%) Oracle
6 12 (11.01%) HP
6 12 (11.01%) Citrix
7 8 (7.34%) Red Hat
8 6 (5.50%) CheckPoint
9 5 (4.59%) AppSense
9 5 (4.59%) SAP
10 4 (3.67%) Juniper
10 4 (3.67%) NetApp
10 4 (3.67%) Altiris
11 3 (2.75%) Brocade
11 3 (2.75%) Dell
11 3 (2.75%) SolarWinds
12 2 (1.83%) M86 Security
12 2 (1.83%) Apple
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