The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 81 100 97
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -3
Contract jobs citing DHCP 40 29 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.57% 1.07% 1.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.04% 3.96% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 12
Average daily rate £325 £400 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +30.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £465 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Average hourly rate £59.33 £13.65 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+334.61% -14.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.07 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +11.16%
DHCP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
568 733 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.35% 27.03% 22.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 324 233
Average daily rate £363 £325 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -10.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £201 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 16 38
Average hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +51.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.65 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £39.50 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

DHCP
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

DHCP Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
Reading +7 21 £300 -25.00% 6
Slough +15 11 £353 -6.00% 2
Bracknell -4 3 £238 -
Windsor - 2 £383 - 1
Wokingham - 2 £325 - 1
DHCP
South East

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 68 (98.55%) DNS
2 53 (76.81%) Windows
3 49 (71.01%) Active Directory
4 38 (55.07%) Microsoft
5 31 (44.93%) Windows Server
6 29 (42.03%) VMware
7 24 (34.78%) Citrix
8 21 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (27.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (26.09%) TCP/IP
11 15 (21.74%) LAN
11 15 (21.74%) WSUS
12 14 (20.29%) MS Exchange
12 14 (20.29%) SQL Server
12 14 (20.29%) MS Office
12 14 (20.29%) VMware ESX
12 14 (20.29%) Office 365
13 12 (17.39%) Cisco
13 12 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (17.39%) Hyper-V
13 12 (17.39%) SCCM
14 11 (15.94%) ITIL
14 11 (15.94%) MS Excel
15 10 (14.49%) VPN
15 10 (14.49%) HP
15 10 (14.49%) Change Management
15 10 (14.49%) PowerShell
16 9 (13.04%) Security Cleared
16 9 (13.04%) XenApp
16 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 14 (20.29%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.59%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (11.59%) IIS
3 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.90%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.45%) Apache
6 1 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (20.29%) MS Office
2 11 (15.94%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.45%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.29%) Office 365
2 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.25%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.45%) IaaS
4 1 (1.45%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 68 (98.55%) DNS
2 18 (26.09%) TCP/IP
3 15 (21.74%) LAN
4 10 (14.49%) VPN
5 9 (13.04%) Firewall
5 9 (13.04%) VLAN
5 9 (13.04%) WAN
6 8 (11.59%) Wireless
7 7 (10.14%) Ethernet
7 7 (10.14%) OSPF
8 6 (8.70%) 2G
8 6 (8.70%) 3G
8 6 (8.70%) 4G
8 6 (8.70%) IPsec
9 5 (7.25%) HSRP
9 5 (7.25%) Radio Access Network
9 5 (7.25%) RTCP
9 5 (7.25%) RTP
9 5 (7.25%) SCTP
9 5 (7.25%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.45%) MySQL
General
1 8 (11.59%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.80%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Marketing
3 3 (4.35%) Electronics
3 3 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.45%) Back Office
4 1 (1.45%) Billing
4 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (20.29%) Support Engineer
2 11 (15.94%) Active Directory Engineer
2 11 (15.94%) Windows Engineer
3 10 (14.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (13.04%) Server Engineer
5 8 (11.59%) Field Engineer
5 8 (11.59%) Windows Server Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Consultant
6 6 (8.70%) Exchange Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Network Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Active Directory Support
7 5 (7.25%) Administrator
7 5 (7.25%) Network Manager
7 5 (7.25%) VMware Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Active Directory Support Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Transmission Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Windows Administrator
8 4 (5.80%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.70%) XML
2 5 (7.25%) Web Services
3 3 (4.35%) CSS
4 1 (1.45%) .NET
4 1 (1.45%) Esper
4 1 (1.45%) LAMP
4 1 (1.45%) Memcached
4 1 (1.45%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (11.59%) Clustering
2 5 (7.25%) Replication
3 3 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.90%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.45%) CCTV
5 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.45%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.45%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.45%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.45%) SCADA
5 1 (1.45%) Statistics
5 1 (1.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 53 (76.81%) Windows
2 31 (44.93%) Windows Server
3 21 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (27.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (11.59%) Linux
5 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (10.14%) Windows 7
7 6 (8.70%) Windows 8
7 6 (8.70%) Windows XP
8 4 (5.80%) Unix
8 4 (5.80%) Windows Vista
9 3 (4.35%) Windows 10
10 2 (2.90%) AIX
10 2 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.90%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.94%) ITIL
2 10 (14.49%) Change Management
3 6 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (8.70%) Problem Management
4 5 (7.25%) Customer Engagement
4 5 (7.25%) Service Management
5 4 (5.80%) Migration
5 4 (5.80%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (4.35%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (4.35%) Patch Management
6 3 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (4.35%) Programme Management
6 3 (4.35%) Project Planning
6 3 (4.35%) Security Patching
6 3 (4.35%) Server Building
6 3 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.49%) PowerShell
2 6 (8.70%) SQL
3 4 (5.80%) C
4 1 (1.45%) C#
4 1 (1.45%) C++
4 1 (1.45%) Perl
4 1 (1.45%) PHP
4 1 (1.45%) Python
4 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.45%) VB
4 1 (1.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.59%) CCNA
3 7 (10.14%) Degree
4 6 (8.70%) MCITP
4 6 (8.70%) MCTS
5 5 (7.25%) DV Cleared
6 4 (5.80%) CCNP
6 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
7 3 (4.35%) DBS Check
7 3 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.90%) A+ Certification
8 2 (2.90%) CCA
8 2 (2.90%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (2.90%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (2.90%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (2.90%) Security+ Certification
8 2 (2.90%) VCP5
8 2 (2.90%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 49 (71.01%) Active Directory
2 14 (20.29%) VMware ESX
3 12 (17.39%) Hyper-V
3 12 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (13.04%) XenApp
5 6 (8.70%) vSphere
5 6 (8.70%) XenDesktop
6 5 (7.25%) BitLocker
6 5 (7.25%) Terminal Server
7 4 (5.80%) ISA Server
7 4 (5.80%) Terminal Services
8 3 (4.35%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (2.90%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.90%) VMware Server
9 2 (2.90%) XenServer
10 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.45%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (21.74%) WSUS
2 12 (17.39%) SCCM
3 7 (10.14%) SCOM
4 5 (7.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (5.80%) Backup Exec
6 3 (4.35%) Cacti
6 3 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (2.90%) EdgeSight
7 2 (2.90%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (2.90%) NetBackup
7 2 (2.90%) NSN NetAct
7 2 (2.90%) OpenView
7 2 (2.90%) ServiceCenter
7 2 (2.90%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.45%) Graphite
8 1 (1.45%) HP SIM
8 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.45%) Puppet
8 1 (1.45%) vMotion
8 1 (1.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 38 (55.07%) Microsoft
2 29 (42.03%) VMware
3 24 (34.78%) Citrix
4 12 (17.39%) Cisco
5 10 (14.49%) HP
6 4 (5.80%) NetApp
6 4 (5.80%) Symantec
7 3 (4.35%) AppSense
7 3 (4.35%) Dell
7 3 (4.35%) F5
7 3 (4.35%) IBM
7 3 (4.35%) Juniper
7 3 (4.35%) SAP
8 2 (2.90%) Altiris
8 2 (2.90%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.90%) Nokia
8 2 (2.90%) Oracle
8 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.90%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.90%) Veritas
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