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 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 89 91 103
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Contract jobs citing DHCP 34 32 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.30% 1.23% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.93% 5.37% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 8
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£400 £308 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.08% -1.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £241 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £370 £347
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £290 £286
% change year-on-year
+16.37% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £13.65 £13.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.11% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.13 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+6.64% -10.52%
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
689 596 636
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.25% 22.88% 29.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 221 184
Average daily rate £350 £352 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.56% +14.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 37 34
Average hourly rate £20.25 £18.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -57.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £13.25 £15.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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 26 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
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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 +11 13 £400 +33.33% 6
Bracknell -1 7 £375 +15.38% 1
Maidenhead - - - - 1
Newbury - - - -
Slough - - - -
Thatcham - - - - 1
Wokingham - - - -
DHCP
South East

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 (88.31%) Windows
2 67 (87.01%) DNS
3 50 (64.94%) Active Directory
4 44 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 38 (49.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 35 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 28 (36.36%) Windows 7
8 26 (33.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 26 (33.77%) ITIL
9 25 (32.47%) MCSE
10 24 (31.17%) VMware
11 22 (28.57%) HP
12 20 (25.97%) SQL
13 19 (24.68%) Linux
13 19 (24.68%) Red Hat
13 19 (24.68%) Security Cleared
14 18 (23.38%) VMware Infrastructure
14 18 (23.38%) Citrix
15 17 (22.08%) TCP/IP
15 17 (22.08%) NetBackup
15 17 (22.08%) SC Cleared
15 17 (22.08%) SCOM
16 16 (20.78%) MCITP
17 15 (19.48%) WMI
17 15 (19.48%) Performance Monitoring
18 14 (18.18%) Degree
18 14 (18.18%) VBScript
19 13 (16.88%) PowerShell
19 13 (16.88%) Windows Server 2012
19 13 (16.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 8 (10.39%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.79%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.49%) IIS
4 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) MS Office
1 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.09%) Office 365
2 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (87.01%) DNS
2 17 (22.08%) TCP/IP
3 12 (15.58%) LAN
4 11 (14.29%) WAN
4 11 (14.29%) SAN
5 9 (11.69%) Firewall
6 8 (10.39%) VPN
7 7 (9.09%) Wireless
8 6 (7.79%) IPsec
8 6 (7.79%) Network Security
8 6 (7.79%) Internet
9 5 (6.49%) WLAN
9 5 (6.49%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (6.49%) MPLS
10 4 (5.19%) OSPF
10 4 (5.19%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (5.19%) Cisco ISE
10 4 (5.19%) RIP
10 4 (5.19%) LDAP
10 4 (5.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (5.19%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 7
2 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
General
1 6 (7.79%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.19%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.90%) Finance
4 2 (2.60%) Banking
4 2 (2.60%) German Language
5 1 (1.30%) Electronics
5 1 (1.30%) Retail
5 1 (1.30%) Marketing
5 1 (1.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (16.88%) Support Engineer
1 13 (16.88%) Field Engineer
2 12 (15.58%) Consultant
3 11 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (10.39%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (9.09%) Operations Manager
5 7 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (9.09%) Systems Manager
6 6 (7.79%) Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (6.49%) Linux Support
7 5 (6.49%) Linux Support Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Windows Support Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Network Design Specialist
8 4 (5.19%) Network Specialist
8 4 (5.19%) Network Security Specialist
8 4 (5.19%) Server Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Security Specialist
8 4 (5.19%) IT Support
8 4 (5.19%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.29%) XML
2 5 (6.49%) Software Packaging
3 3 (3.90%) X-Windows
4 1 (1.30%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.29%) Clustering
2 9 (11.69%) Thin Client
2 9 (11.69%) Fat Client
3 5 (6.49%) Replication
4 4 (5.19%) Blackberry
4 4 (5.19%) SecurID
5 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.30%) iPhone
7 1 (1.30%) DTV
7 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.30%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 68 (88.31%) Windows
2 38 (49.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 19 (24.68%) Linux
6 13 (16.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (16.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (15.58%) UNIX
8 8 (10.39%) Windows XP
9 3 (3.90%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (2.60%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (33.77%) ITIL
2 15 (19.48%) Performance Monitoring
3 12 (15.58%) Service Management
4 10 (12.99%) Validation
5 9 (11.69%) Incident Management
5 9 (11.69%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (5.19%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.19%) Time Management
6 4 (5.19%) eTOM
6 4 (5.19%) Migration
7 3 (3.90%) Operations Management
7 3 (3.90%) ITIL V3
8 2 (2.60%) Performance Management
8 2 (2.60%) Investment Management
8 2 (2.60%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (2.60%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.60%) Change Management
9 1 (1.30%) Software Testing
9 1 (1.30%) Load Balancing
9 1 (1.30%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.97%) SQL
2 14 (18.18%) VBScript
3 13 (16.88%) PowerShell
4 10 (12.99%) C
5 9 (11.69%) Perl
5 9 (11.69%) Bourne shell
5 9 (11.69%) VB
5 9 (11.69%) Korn
Qualifications
1 26 (33.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (32.47%) MCSE
3 19 (24.68%) Security Cleared
4 17 (22.08%) SC Cleared
5 16 (20.78%) MCITP
6 14 (18.18%) Degree
7 9 (11.69%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (11.69%) MCTS
8 8 (10.39%) HNC
9 7 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (9.09%) CCA
9 7 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (7.79%) CCNP
11 4 (5.19%) CISSP
12 3 (3.90%) CCNA
13 2 (2.60%) PhD
13 2 (2.60%) DV Cleared
13 2 (2.60%) RHCSA
14 1 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 1 (1.30%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.19%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (64.94%) Active Directory
2 18 (23.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (12.99%) NFS
4 9 (11.69%) vSphere
5 5 (6.49%) XenApp
5 5 (6.49%) Terminal Services
6 4 (5.19%) Hyper-V
7 3 (3.90%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.90%) DFS Replication
8 2 (2.60%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.60%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (2.60%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (2.60%) ProxySG
9 1 (1.30%) NLBS
9 1 (1.30%) XenServer
9 1 (1.30%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.30%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 17 (22.08%) NetBackup
1 17 (22.08%) SCOM
2 15 (19.48%) WMI
3 11 (14.29%) Nagios
3 11 (14.29%) SCSM
4 8 (10.39%) MOM
5 7 (9.09%) SCCM
6 3 (3.90%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (3.90%) WSUS
6 3 (3.90%) HP SIM
6 3 (3.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (2.60%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (1.30%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 44 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 24 (31.17%) VMware
3 22 (28.57%) HP
4 19 (24.68%) Red Hat
5 18 (23.38%) Citrix
6 12 (15.58%) EMC
7 11 (14.29%) Isilon
8 9 (11.69%) Cisco
9 7 (9.09%) CA
9 7 (9.09%) F5
10 6 (7.79%) Altiris
10 6 (7.79%) Veritas
10 6 (7.79%) IBM
10 6 (7.79%) Dell
11 5 (6.49%) Symantec
12 4 (5.19%) CheckPoint
12 4 (5.19%) AlgoSec
12 4 (5.19%) Fortinet
12 4 (5.19%) Tufin
13 3 (3.90%) NetApp
Bracknell
Volt
Rate: £13.50 - £13.80 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £180.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 20 days ago