Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for DNS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DNS over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 39 43
Rank change year-on-year +11 +4 +2
Contract jobs citing DNS 11 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 3.19% 2.16% 1.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.58% 10.23% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 9
North Yorkshire median daily rate £123 £214 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.69% -14.50% -37.58%
10th Percentile £115 £101 £133
90th Percentile £227 £345 £395
Yorkshire median daily rate £434 £450 £381
% change year-on-year -3.61% +18.03% +13.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - £12.75 -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.08 £12.75 £16.25
% change year-on-year +80.98% -21.54% +12.07%

DNS is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 81 88 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 23.48% 21.15% 19.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 60 56
North Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £334 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +13.62% -13.60%
10th Percentile £115 £163 £142
90th Percentile £488 £450 £438
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 11
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £13.46 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.89% +7.66% -0.95%
10th Percentile £12.95 £9.75 £11.00
90th Percentile £22.05 £31.00 £38.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.58 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +4.11% +7.69% -15.76%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

Job postings citing DNS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for DNS in North Yorkshire

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DNS in North Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for DNS in North Yorkshire

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DNS in North Yorkshire

DNS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNS in North Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for DNS in North Yorkshire

DNS
Contract Job Locations in North 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 North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +12 10 £120 - 1
DNS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (72.73%) Windows 7
5 7 (63.64%) Migration
5 7 (63.64%) MCDST
6 6 (54.55%) Driving Licence
7 3 (27.27%) DHCP
8 2 (18.18%) MCSE
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
8 2 (18.18%) Office 365
8 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
9 1 (9.09%) Server Monitoring
9 1 (9.09%) Skype
9 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
9 1 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
9 1 (9.09%) VMware
9 1 (9.09%) CCNA
9 1 (9.09%) Firewall
9 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (9.09%) Wireless
9 1 (9.09%) PKI
9 1 (9.09%) Degree
9 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
9 1 (9.09%) XenApp
9 1 (9.09%) Veeam

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in North 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 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) Skype
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Desktop Support
1 7 (63.64%) Support Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Desktop Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Deskside Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Deskside Support
3 2 (18.18%) Deskside Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
2 1 (9.09%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (63.64%) MCDST
3 2 (18.18%) MCSE
4 1 (9.09%) CCNA
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) Intel
2 1 (9.09%) Juniper
2 1 (9.09%) McAfee
2 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (9.09%) Sophos
2 1 (9.09%) Veeam
2 1 (9.09%) VMware