The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 72 101 49
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -52
Contract jobs citing DNS 55 34 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.51% 1.21% 3.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.08% 9.24% 22.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 19 61
Median daily rate £410 £320 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.12% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £155 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £442 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 4
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +18.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.89 £17.80 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.35 £20.00 £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%

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
342 368 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.60% 13.11% 15.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 231 262
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £213 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 11
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +24.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £9.00 £12.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £21.50 £29.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +35 36 £410 +22.38% 11
South Yorkshire -4 13 £350 +16.66% 7
North Yorkshire +10 5 - - 1
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 75 (66.37%) Windows
2 49 (43.36%) DHCP
2 49 (43.36%) VMware
3 46 (40.71%) DevOps
4 45 (39.82%) Linux
5 44 (38.94%) TCP/IP
6 39 (34.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 38 (33.63%) Active Directory
8 37 (32.74%) Windows Server
9 36 (31.86%) Microsoft
10 31 (27.43%) Microsoft Azure
11 27 (23.89%) JavaScript
11 27 (23.89%) Firewall
12 26 (23.01%) LDAP
12 26 (23.01%) Amazon AWS
12 26 (23.01%) VMware Infrastructure
13 25 (22.12%) SMTP
13 25 (22.12%) Splunk
14 24 (21.24%) Python
14 24 (21.24%) HTML
15 23 (20.35%) CSS
16 22 (19.47%) Ubuntu
17 21 (18.58%) Puppet
17 21 (18.58%) Data Centre
18 19 (16.81%) HTTP
19 18 (15.93%) SNMP
19 18 (15.93%) Cisco
19 18 (15.93%) Dell
20 17 (15.04%) XML
20 17 (15.04%) ITIL

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (10.62%) MS Exchange
2 11 (9.73%) Apache
3 9 (7.96%) IIS
4 8 (7.08%) nginx
5 6 (5.31%) OpenStack
6 5 (4.42%) Apache Spark
6 5 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (4.42%) Skype for Business
7 3 (2.65%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.77%) Jetty
8 2 (1.77%) Mongrel
8 2 (1.77%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.88%) Confluence
9 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.88%) GlassFish
Applications
1 11 (9.73%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.96%) MS Office
3 4 (3.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.54%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 31 (27.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (23.01%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (12.39%) IaaS
4 12 (10.62%) Azure Active Directory
4 12 (10.62%) PaaS
5 8 (7.08%) SaaS
6 6 (5.31%) Office 365
7 5 (4.42%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (4.42%) Sumo Logic
8 2 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.88%) Akamai
9 1 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 49 (43.36%) DHCP
2 44 (38.94%) TCP/IP
3 27 (23.89%) Firewall
4 26 (23.01%) LDAP
5 25 (22.12%) SMTP
6 19 (16.81%) HTTP
7 18 (15.93%) SNMP
8 14 (12.39%) Internet
8 14 (12.39%) SSL
9 12 (10.62%) SAN
10 11 (9.73%) Network Security
11 9 (7.96%) VPN
12 8 (7.08%) FTP
12 8 (7.08%) LAN
13 7 (6.19%) WAN
14 6 (5.31%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (5.31%) SSH
15 5 (4.42%) Cisco IOS
15 5 (4.42%) NAS
15 5 (4.42%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.96%) MongoDB
1 9 (7.96%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.08%) MySQL
2 8 (7.08%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (5.31%) Redis
4 5 (4.42%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (4.42%) Hadoop
4 5 (4.42%) HBase
4 5 (4.42%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.54%) Riak
5 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (11.50%) Jenkins
2 8 (7.08%) Vagrant
3 6 (5.31%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.42%) Grunt
4 5 (4.42%) Maven
5 4 (3.54%) JIRA
5 4 (3.54%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.54%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (2.65%) Bitbucket
6 3 (2.65%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.77%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.88%) Gitweb
General
1 16 (14.16%) Finance
2 6 (5.31%) Banking
3 5 (4.42%) Law
4 4 (3.54%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.77%) Legal
6 1 (0.88%) Advertising
6 1 (0.88%) Back Office
6 1 (0.88%) Games
6 1 (0.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (15.93%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (15.04%) Administrator
3 8 (7.08%) Architect
3 8 (7.08%) Support Engineer
3 8 (7.08%) Windows Engineer
4 7 (6.19%) Server Engineer
4 7 (6.19%) Windows Server Engineer
5 6 (5.31%) Consultant
5 6 (5.31%) Hardware Specialist
5 6 (5.31%) Server Support
5 6 (5.31%) Server Support Engineer
5 6 (5.31%) Storage Specialist
5 6 (5.31%) Windows Server Support
5 6 (5.31%) Windows Support Engineer
6 5 (4.42%) AWS DevOps
6 5 (4.42%) Azure Architect
6 5 (4.42%) Network Engineer
6 5 (4.42%) Network Specialist
6 5 (4.42%) Splunk Administrator
6 5 (4.42%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (21.24%) HTML
2 23 (20.35%) CSS
3 17 (15.04%) XML
4 9 (7.96%) LAMP
5 8 (7.08%) LAPP Stack
6 6 (5.31%) AngularJS
6 6 (5.31%) ELK Stack
7 5 (4.42%) CSS3
7 5 (4.42%) HTML5
7 5 (4.42%) jQuery
7 5 (4.42%) Web Services
8 4 (3.54%) .NET
9 3 (2.65%) REST
9 3 (2.65%) SOAP
10 2 (1.77%) LEMP Stack
10 2 (1.77%) Node.js
10 2 (1.77%) Servlets
11 1 (0.88%) Middleware
11 1 (0.88%) RabbitMQ
11 1 (0.88%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.58%) Data Centre
2 17 (15.04%) Replication
3 7 (6.19%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (5.31%) Symmetrix
5 5 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.54%) Public Cloud
7 3 (2.65%) Private Cloud
7 3 (2.65%) User Experience
7 3 (2.65%) VCE vBlock
8 2 (1.77%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.77%) EMC VNXe
8 2 (1.77%) NHS
8 2 (1.77%) PKI
9 1 (0.88%) Clustering
9 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.88%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 75 (66.37%) Windows
2 45 (39.82%) Linux
3 39 (34.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (32.74%) Windows Server
5 22 (19.47%) Ubuntu
6 15 (13.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (11.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (11.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (9.73%) Unix
9 6 (5.31%) AIX
9 6 (5.31%) CentOS
10 5 (4.42%) CoreOS
11 4 (3.54%) Android
11 4 (3.54%) Solaris
11 4 (3.54%) SUSE
11 4 (3.54%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 4 (3.54%) VMS
12 3 (2.65%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.77%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.88%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (40.71%) DevOps
2 17 (15.04%) ITIL
3 15 (13.27%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (12.39%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (10.62%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (8.85%) Load Balancing
7 9 (7.96%) Scrum
7 9 (7.96%) TDD
8 8 (7.08%) Identity Management
9 7 (6.19%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (6.19%) Configuration Management
9 7 (6.19%) Service Management
9 7 (6.19%) Translating Business Requirements
10 6 (5.31%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (5.31%) Identity Access Management
10 6 (5.31%) Mentoring
10 6 (5.31%) Migration
10 6 (5.31%) Server Building
11 5 (4.42%) Kanban
11 5 (4.42%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 27 (23.89%) JavaScript
2 24 (21.24%) Python
3 9 (7.96%) PowerShell
4 8 (7.08%) PHP
5 7 (6.19%) Java
5 7 (6.19%) SQL
6 6 (5.31%) Perl
7 5 (4.42%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.65%) Ruby
9 1 (0.88%) C#
9 1 (0.88%) C++
9 1 (0.88%) Go
9 1 (0.88%) Scala
9 1 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (5.31%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.54%) Degree
3 4 (3.54%) MCSE
4 2 (1.77%) AWS Certification
4 2 (1.77%) CCNA
4 2 (1.77%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.88%) CCIE
5 1 (0.88%) CCNP
5 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.88%) MCITP
5 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.65%) QA
System Software
1 38 (33.63%) Active Directory
2 26 (23.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.96%) Docker
3 9 (7.96%) vSphere
3 9 (7.96%) XenApp
4 8 (7.08%) NFS
4 8 (7.08%) VMware ESX
5 7 (6.19%) Hyper-V
6 6 (5.31%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (5.31%) SRDF
6 6 (5.31%) Veritas File System
6 6 (5.31%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 6 (5.31%) XenDesktop
7 5 (4.42%) HDFS
7 5 (4.42%) VirtualBox
8 4 (3.54%) Firmware
8 4 (3.54%) vCloud
8 4 (3.54%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.77%) Squid
9 2 (1.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 21 (18.58%) Puppet
2 16 (14.16%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (9.73%) SCCM
4 10 (8.85%) Ansible
5 7 (6.19%) Nagios
6 6 (5.31%) Backup Exec
6 6 (5.31%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 5 (4.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 5 (4.42%) Kubernetes
7 5 (4.42%) Salt
7 5 (4.42%) SCOM
7 5 (4.42%) ZABBIX
8 4 (3.54%) NetVault Backup
8 4 (3.54%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (3.54%) vRealize
8 4 (3.54%) WSUS
9 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (1.77%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.88%) Graylog
10 1 (0.88%) StatsD
Vendors
1 49 (43.36%) VMware
2 36 (31.86%) Microsoft
3 25 (22.12%) Splunk
4 18 (15.93%) Cisco
4 18 (15.93%) Dell
5 12 (10.62%) Citrix
5 12 (10.62%) Oracle
6 11 (9.73%) Red Hat
7 8 (7.08%) EMC
8 7 (6.19%) F5
9 6 (5.31%) IBM
9 6 (5.31%) NetApp
9 6 (5.31%) New Relic
9 6 (5.31%) Sun
9 6 (5.31%) Symantec
9 6 (5.31%) ThinPrint
9 6 (5.31%) Veritas
10 5 (4.42%) Brocade
10 5 (4.42%) Google
10 5 (4.42%) HP
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