Period
to 18 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South 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 18 July 2019 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 > South Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 86 64 36
Rank change year-on-year -22 -28 +19
Contract jobs citing DNS 7 17 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.61% 1.71% 5.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.86% 8.13% 26.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 21
South Yorkshire median daily rate £360 £413 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.73% -17.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £135 £355 £313
90th Percentile £438 £525 £688
Yorkshire median daily rate £401 £413 £450
% change year-on-year -2.91% -8.33% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.25 £35.00 £17.39
% change year-on-year -62.14% +101.27% +36.39%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 144 209 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 12.62% 21.03% 19.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 160 82
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -8.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £178 £225 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £573
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £420
% change year-on-year +3.03% -1.79% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 7
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.75 £35.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.00% +150.00% -33.33%
10th Percentile £15.25 £19.01 £10.75
90th Percentile £33.69 £64.50 £15.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £19.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year -16.88% +32.76% +14.04%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in South Yorkshire

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DNS in South Yorkshire

DNS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DNS in South Yorkshire

DNS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DNS in South Yorkshire

DNS
Contract Job Locations in South 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 South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 July 2019. 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
Doncaster 0 3 £140 -63.64% 5
Sheffield -27 3 £425 +3.03% 6
DNS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) DHCP
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Proactive Management
4 2 (28.57%) Break/Fix
4 2 (28.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) NAS
4 2 (28.57%) vSphere
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) SSH
4 2 (28.57%) Data Security
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) SMTP
4 2 (28.57%) FTP
4 2 (28.57%) HTTP
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) SSL
4 2 (28.57%) AIX

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DHCP
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) FTP
3 2 (28.57%) HTTP
3 2 (28.57%) NAS
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) SMTP
3 2 (28.57%) SSH
3 2 (28.57%) SSL
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) BGP
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) MPLS
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) OSPF
4 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) LDAP
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) AIX
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Solaris
3 2 (28.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
1 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Break/Fix
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Security
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Proactive Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) BMC
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto