The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 91 74 103
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +29
Contract jobs citing DHCP 13 49 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.65% 1.92% 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.04% 8.42% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 29 15
Median daily rate £293 £353 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.02% -15.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £250 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Median hourly rate £54.08 £55.65 £13.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.83% +307.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +10.71%

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
427 582 758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.49% 22.86% 26.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 304 331
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £253 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £475 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 19 17
Median hourly rate £13.00 £55.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.36% +52.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £26.69 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing DHCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 February 2017.

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
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -2 4 £170 -60.00% 2
Slough +1 3 £475 +34.75%
Bracknell -1 3 £275 -5.98%
Maidenhead - 1 - -
DHCP
South East

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DHCP 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 25 (89.29%) DNS
2 23 (82.14%) Windows
3 20 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 18 (64.29%) Windows Server
5 16 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (42.86%) Security Cleared
7 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 12 (42.86%) TCP/IP
7 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
8 9 (32.14%) SCCM
8 9 (32.14%) VMware
9 7 (25.00%) Windows XP
9 7 (25.00%) SQL
9 7 (25.00%) HP
9 7 (25.00%) DV Cleared
10 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (21.43%) Oracle
10 6 (21.43%) SCOM
10 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (21.43%) Problem Management
11 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
11 5 (17.86%) MS Office
11 5 (17.86%) Solaris
11 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
11 5 (17.86%) Unix
11 5 (17.86%) LAN
11 5 (17.86%) Cisco
11 5 (17.86%) Unified Communications
12 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
3 4 (14.29%) IIS
4 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (7.14%) Apache
6 1 (3.57%) Confluence
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.57%) OpenStack
6 1 (3.57%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (89.29%) DNS
2 12 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 5 (17.86%) LAN
3 5 (17.86%) Unified Communications
4 4 (14.29%) SAN
5 3 (10.71%) IMAP
5 3 (10.71%) MPLS
5 3 (10.71%) SMTP
6 2 (7.14%) FTP
6 2 (7.14%) HTTP
6 2 (7.14%) Internet
6 2 (7.14%) LDAP
6 2 (7.14%) VPN
6 2 (7.14%) WAN
7 1 (3.57%) H.323
7 1 (3.57%) ISDN
7 1 (3.57%) MGCP
7 1 (3.57%) SCCP
7 1 (3.57%) Telnet
7 1 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) MS Access
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Support Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 4 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Server Support
3 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Active Directory Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Active Directory Specialist
3 3 (10.71%) Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Data Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) JTAPI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Clustering
3 2 (7.14%) Replication
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 18 (64.29%) Windows Server
3 16 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 5 (17.86%) Solaris
6 5 (17.86%) Unix
7 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (10.71%) Linux
8 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
8 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
8 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
9 2 (7.14%) Ubuntu
10 1 (3.57%) CentOS
10 1 (3.57%) Debian
10 1 (3.57%) Mac OS
10 1 (3.57%) SUSE
10 1 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Problem Management
2 4 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (14.29%) Statistics
2 4 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.14%) Network Management
5 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.57%) DevOps
5 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Resource Management
5 1 (3.57%) Security Auditing
5 1 (3.57%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.57%) C
3 1 (3.57%) Korn
3 1 (3.57%) Perl
3 1 (3.57%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (7.14%) CCNA
5 2 (7.14%) CCNP
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.57%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 20 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.14%) iptables
4 2 (7.14%) vSphere
5 1 (3.57%) Ceph
5 1 (3.57%) Dovecot
5 1 (3.57%) Firmware
5 1 (3.57%) KVM
5 1 (3.57%) NFS
5 1 (3.57%) Postfix
5 1 (3.57%) Sendmail
5 1 (3.57%) Squid
5 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) SCCM
2 6 (21.43%) SCOM
3 4 (14.29%) NetBackup
4 3 (10.71%) Netcool
4 3 (10.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (7.14%) Ansible
5 2 (7.14%) Puppet
6 1 (3.57%) Cacti
6 1 (3.57%) Capistrano
6 1 (3.57%) HAProxy
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (3.57%) Nagios
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (3.57%) RANCID
6 1 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Unicenter
6 1 (3.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) VMware
3 7 (25.00%) HP
4 6 (21.43%) Oracle
5 5 (17.86%) Cisco
6 4 (14.29%) EMC
6 4 (14.29%) Intel Security
6 4 (14.29%) Veritas
7 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
8 2 (7.14%) Avaya
8 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
8 2 (7.14%) Citrix
8 2 (7.14%) Sun
9 1 (3.57%) 3PAR
9 1 (3.57%) BMC
9 1 (3.57%) Dell
9 1 (3.57%) Genesys
9 1 (3.57%) IBM
9 1 (3.57%) Meridio
9 1 (3.57%) Remedy