The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 26 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DHCP 27 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.79% - 3.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 60.00% - 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 0 7
Average daily rate
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£350 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.96 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+14.02% +9.37%
DHCP
East of 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 Bedfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
45 33 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.66% 11.70% 15.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 20 35
Average daily rate £338 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £203 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £380 £392
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £160.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -91.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DHCP across the Bedfordshire region.

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the Bedfordshire region.

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Luton - 22 £350 -
Bedford - 1 £245 - 1
DHCP
East of England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing DHCP 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 DHCP.

1 36 (100.00%) DNS
2 35 (97.22%) Microsoft
2 35 (97.22%) Windows
3 31 (86.11%) Active Directory
4 29 (80.56%) IIS
4 29 (80.56%) SCOM
5 25 (69.44%) FTP
6 24 (66.67%) MS Excel
6 24 (66.67%) SCCM
7 23 (63.89%) E-Commerce
8 16 (44.44%) ITIL
8 16 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
9 13 (36.11%) PowerShell
10 11 (30.56%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (30.56%) Web Services
11 9 (25.00%) .NET
11 9 (25.00%) SLA
11 9 (25.00%) Akamai
12 8 (22.22%) Cisco
13 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
14 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
14 6 (16.67%) Legal
14 6 (16.67%) Publishing
14 6 (16.67%) DevOps
15 5 (13.89%) Database Security
15 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (13.89%) VMware
15 5 (13.89%) SAN
15 5 (13.89%) Linux
16 4 (11.11%) HP

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing DHCP 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 DHCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (80.56%) IIS
2 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.78%) Apache
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (30.56%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (100.00%) DNS
2 25 (69.44%) FTP
3 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
4 5 (13.89%) SAN
5 3 (8.33%) VPN
5 3 (8.33%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.78%) NAS
6 1 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.78%) DMZ
6 1 (2.78%) MPLS
6 1 (2.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 6 (16.67%) Legal
1 6 (16.67%) Publishing
2 3 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Web Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Web Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) SCCM Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Build Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.78%) Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Network Support
7 1 (2.78%) Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (30.56%) Web Services
2 9 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.78%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Thin Client
1 3 (8.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.78%) Clustering
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (97.22%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Linux
2 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) CentOS
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) E-Commerce
2 16 (44.44%) ITIL
3 6 (16.67%) DevOps
3 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 5 (13.89%) Database Security
5 4 (11.11%) Load Balancing
6 3 (8.33%) Project Management
6 3 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
8 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.78%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.78%) Validation
8 1 (2.78%) Migration
8 1 (2.78%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.33%) VBScript
3 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (5.56%) MCITP
2 2 (5.56%) MCSE
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.78%) CCNA
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (86.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.11%) Terminal Services
2 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.11%) vSphere
3 2 (5.56%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.78%) VMFS
4 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 29 (80.56%) SCOM
2 24 (66.67%) SCCM
3 3 (8.33%) HP SIM
3 3 (8.33%) WSUS
4 1 (2.78%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 35 (97.22%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.00%) Akamai
3 8 (22.22%) Cisco
4 5 (13.89%) VMware
5 4 (11.11%) HP
6 3 (8.33%) CommVault
6 3 (8.33%) NetApp
6 3 (8.33%) Wyse
6 3 (8.33%) Oracle
7 1 (2.78%) Veritas
7 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.78%) Dell
7 1 (2.78%) Citrix
7 1 (2.78%) Juniper