Period
to 20 February 2020

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 20 February 2020 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
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 48 71 65
Rank change year-on-year +23 -6 +1
Contract jobs citing DNS 5 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.01% 1.58% 1.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.80% 9.88% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 6
South Yorkshire median daily rate £188 £425 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.88% -1.16% +16.61%
10th Percentile £181 £199 £338
90th Percentile £194 £518 £463
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £428 £425
% change year-on-year -18.13% +0.59% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £23.08
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.08 £15.50 £23.08
% change year-on-year -15.65% -32.83% +31.86%

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 51 162 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 10.30% 15.96% 19.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 120 119
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £421 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.08% -6.39% +5.88%
10th Percentile £213 £287 £268
90th Percentile £594 £575 £607
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £425 £406
% change year-on-year -17.65% +4.62% -0.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 9
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.86% -60.00% +91.78%
10th Percentile £13.50 £13.43 £18.14
90th Percentile £18.78 £37.80 £47.05
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £15.30 £14.65
% change year-on-year +7.84% +4.44% -13.82%

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 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 20 February 2020. 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
Sheffield +24 3 - - 6
Barnsley +9 1 £188 -55.88%
DNS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, 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 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Azure
2 3 (60.00%) PaaS
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 3 (60.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Terraform
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) CRUD
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) XML

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 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Azure
1 3 (60.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 3 (60.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) CRUD
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft