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 27 June 2016 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 70 99 80
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -19
Contract jobs citing DHCP 52 17 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.18% 0.71% 1.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.39% 2.90% 5.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 9 12
Median daily rate £338 £306 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.20% -7.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £170 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £433 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £24.00 - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £19.38 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+44.51% +21.09%
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
554 586 638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.28% 24.35% 25.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 237 214
Median daily rate £365 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 31 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 £36.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.72% +105.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.75 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

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 27 June 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
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 27 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +18 25 £300 +76.47%
Bracknell -3 8 £275 +61.76%
Slough +7 4 £338 -18.18% 2
DHCP
South East

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, 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 96 (95.05%) DNS
2 83 (82.18%) Windows
3 54 (53.47%) Windows Server
4 53 (52.48%) Microsoft
5 44 (43.56%) VPN
6 43 (42.57%) Active Directory
7 41 (40.59%) MS Excel
8 40 (39.60%) IPsec
9 35 (34.65%) TCP/IP
10 31 (30.69%) Linux
10 31 (30.69%) Degree
11 29 (28.71%) Hyper-V
12 26 (25.74%) Windows Server 2008
13 25 (24.75%) Microsoft Certification
14 23 (22.77%) Windows Server 2003
14 23 (22.77%) Load Balancing
15 22 (21.78%) Public Cloud
16 21 (20.79%) Software-Defined Networking
16 21 (20.79%) VMware
16 21 (20.79%) HTTP
17 20 (19.80%) Citrix
17 20 (19.80%) IPv6
17 20 (19.80%) CSS
17 20 (19.80%) Network Security
17 20 (19.80%) Security Cleared
18 19 (18.81%) PowerShell
18 19 (18.81%) VLAN
18 19 (18.81%) Firewall
19 18 (17.82%) XML
19 18 (17.82%) WAN

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 17 (16.83%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (5.94%) IIS
4 5 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (3.96%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.98%) Live Communications Server
7 1 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.99%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 41 (40.59%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (10.89%) Office 365
3 3 (2.97%) PaaS
3 3 (2.97%) SaaS
4 2 (1.98%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 96 (95.05%) DNS
2 44 (43.56%) VPN
3 40 (39.60%) IPsec
4 35 (34.65%) TCP/IP
5 21 (20.79%) HTTP
5 21 (20.79%) Software-Defined Networking
6 20 (19.80%) IPv6
6 20 (19.80%) Network Security
7 19 (18.81%) Firewall
7 19 (18.81%) VLAN
8 18 (17.82%) WAN
9 16 (15.84%) BGP
10 13 (12.87%) LAN
11 11 (10.89%) MPLS
11 11 (10.89%) Wireless
12 9 (8.91%) HSRP
12 9 (8.91%) SAN
13 8 (7.92%) OSPF
13 8 (7.92%) VRRP
14 7 (6.93%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.96%) MS Access
2 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.99%) Big Data
3 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.99%) EDRMS
3 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
General
1 17 (16.83%) Marketing
2 13 (12.87%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.96%) Back Office
4 2 (1.98%) Electronics
4 2 (1.98%) Finance
4 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (32.67%) Support Engineer
2 19 (18.81%) Network Engineer
3 17 (16.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (12.87%) Windows Engineer
5 10 (9.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 10 (9.90%) Consultant
6 9 (8.91%) Field Engineer
6 9 (8.91%) Network Support
6 9 (8.91%) Network Support Engineer
7 8 (7.92%) Azure Engineer
7 8 (7.92%) Server Engineer
8 7 (6.93%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (6.93%) Security Engineer
9 6 (5.94%) IT Engineer
9 6 (5.94%) IT Security Engineer
9 6 (5.94%) Windows Server Engineer
10 5 (4.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (4.95%) Active Directory Engineer
10 5 (4.95%) Architect
10 5 (4.95%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (19.80%) CSS
2 18 (17.82%) XML
3 11 (10.89%) .NET
4 1 (0.99%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.99%) MAPI
4 1 (0.99%) Web Services
4 1 (0.99%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (21.78%) Public Cloud
2 18 (17.82%) Computer Science
3 15 (14.85%) Clustering
4 10 (9.90%) Data Centre
5 8 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.95%) Statistics
7 3 (2.97%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (2.97%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.98%) BYOD
8 2 (1.98%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.98%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.99%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.99%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.99%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 83 (82.18%) Windows
2 54 (53.47%) Windows Server
3 31 (30.69%) Linux
4 26 (25.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (22.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (12.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (10.89%) Windows XP
8 10 (9.90%) Ubuntu
9 8 (7.92%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (4.95%) Windows 7
11 4 (3.96%) Unix
12 2 (1.98%) AIX
12 2 (1.98%) Solaris
12 2 (1.98%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.99%) CentOS
13 1 (0.99%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.99%) VMS
13 1 (0.99%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.99%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.77%) Load Balancing
2 18 (17.82%) Process Improvement
3 17 (16.83%) Mentoring
4 16 (15.84%) Presales
4 16 (15.84%) Problem Management
4 16 (15.84%) Workflow
5 15 (14.85%) ITIL
6 12 (11.88%) Customer Engagement
7 11 (10.89%) Service Management
8 10 (9.90%) Software Testing
9 8 (7.92%) Change Management
9 8 (7.92%) Performance Monitoring
10 6 (5.94%) Project Management
11 5 (4.95%) Migration
11 5 (4.95%) Network Design
11 5 (4.95%) Network Management
11 5 (4.95%) Open Source
12 4 (3.96%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (3.96%) SIEM
12 4 (3.96%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.81%) PowerShell
2 17 (16.83%) SQL
3 14 (13.86%) VBScript
4 11 (10.89%) C
4 11 (10.89%) C#
4 11 (10.89%) C++
4 11 (10.89%) VB
5 1 (0.99%) Java
5 1 (0.99%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.99%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (30.69%) Degree
2 25 (24.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (19.80%) Security Cleared
4 17 (16.83%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (14.85%) CCNA
6 13 (12.87%) MCSA
6 13 (12.87%) MCSD
6 13 (12.87%) MCSE
7 12 (11.88%) MCITP
7 12 (11.88%) MCTS
8 11 (10.89%) DV Cleared
9 8 (7.92%) SC Cleared
10 6 (5.94%) CCNP
11 5 (4.95%) CCA
11 5 (4.95%) CCDA
11 5 (4.95%) CCIE
11 5 (4.95%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (3.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (1.98%) VCP5
13 2 (1.98%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.92%) SLA
2 5 (4.95%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.99%) GxP
System Software
1 43 (42.57%) Active Directory
2 29 (28.71%) Hyper-V
3 10 (9.90%) XenApp
4 9 (8.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (7.92%) VMware ESX
6 6 (5.94%) BitLocker
6 6 (5.94%) Terminal Server
6 6 (5.94%) vSphere
6 6 (5.94%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.97%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (2.97%) ISA Server
7 3 (2.97%) UAG
8 2 (1.98%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.98%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.98%) XenServer
9 1 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (14.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 15 (14.85%) WSUS
2 11 (10.89%) SCOM
3 10 (9.90%) SCCM
4 8 (7.92%) NetBackup
5 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Clustering
6 5 (4.95%) Netcool
6 5 (4.95%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 5 (4.95%) WMI
7 3 (2.97%) Backup Exec
7 3 (2.97%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (2.97%) Tivoli
7 3 (2.97%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (2.97%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 2 (1.98%) EdgeSight
8 2 (1.98%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (1.98%) MOM
8 2 (1.98%) NSN NetAct
8 2 (1.98%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 53 (52.48%) Microsoft
2 21 (20.79%) VMware
3 20 (19.80%) Citrix
4 16 (15.84%) Cisco
5 13 (12.87%) Red Hat
6 10 (9.90%) Veritas
7 9 (8.91%) HP
8 6 (5.94%) Oracle
9 5 (4.95%) F5
9 5 (4.95%) Intel Security
9 5 (4.95%) NetApp
10 4 (3.96%) EMC
10 4 (3.96%) Huawei
10 4 (3.96%) IBM
11 3 (2.97%) Dell
11 3 (2.97%) Symantec
12 2 (1.98%) AppSense
12 2 (1.98%) Meridio
12 2 (1.98%) Nokia
12 2 (1.98%) SAP