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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 99 82 106
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +24
Contract jobs citing DHCP 24 35 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.95% 1.38% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.63% 6.13% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 6
Average daily rate
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£417 £338 £170
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.61% +98.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £210
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £277 £278
% change year-on-year
+3.60% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+24.24% +6.45%
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
662 571 603
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.09% 22.56% 24.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 193 179
Average daily rate £310 £290 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +1.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 24 19
Average hourly rate £39.00 £20.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.00% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.50 £12.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.75 £30.00 £93.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +6 10 £421 -0.89% 7
Bracknell +3 5 £298 +6.25% 2
Slough -2 5 £413 +106.25% 3
Newbury - 1 - -
DHCP
South East

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 48 (88.89%) DNS
2 47 (87.04%) Windows
3 33 (61.11%) Active Directory
4 32 (59.26%) Microsoft
5 22 (40.74%) VMware
6 20 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (33.33%) SCOM
7 18 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (31.48%) Performance Monitoring
9 16 (29.63%) SCCM
10 15 (27.78%) Security Cleared
10 15 (27.78%) ITIL
11 14 (25.93%) WAN
11 14 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (25.93%) Degree
12 13 (24.07%) HP
12 13 (24.07%) MS Exchange
12 13 (24.07%) SQL
13 12 (22.22%) LAN
13 12 (22.22%) TCP/IP
13 12 (22.22%) MCITP
14 11 (20.37%) WMI
14 11 (20.37%) Cisco
14 11 (20.37%) PowerShell
14 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (18.52%) Customer Engagement
15 10 (18.52%) VPN
15 10 (18.52%) MCSE
15 10 (18.52%) Firewall

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 13 (24.07%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.56%) IIS
4 3 (5.56%) Lync
5 2 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.85%) Apache
6 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
1 4 (7.41%) MS Office
2 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Office 365
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.85%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 48 (88.89%) DNS
2 14 (25.93%) WAN
3 12 (22.22%) LAN
3 12 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 10 (18.52%) VPN
4 10 (18.52%) Firewall
5 8 (14.81%) SAN
6 7 (12.96%) Internet
6 7 (12.96%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (11.11%) MPLS
7 6 (11.11%) OSPF
8 5 (9.26%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (9.26%) Wireless
8 5 (9.26%) IPsec
8 5 (9.26%) RIP
8 5 (9.26%) SNMP
9 4 (7.41%) Cisco ISE
9 4 (7.41%) Network Security
9 4 (7.41%) SSL
9 4 (7.41%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MSI
2 1 (1.85%) JMeter
2 1 (1.85%) Selenium
2 1 (1.85%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Electronics
4 1 (1.85%) French Language
4 1 (1.85%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) Consultant
1 11 (20.37%) Support Engineer
2 8 (14.81%) Field Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (9.26%) Operations Manager
4 5 (9.26%) Systems Manager
4 5 (9.26%) Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Network Design Specialist
5 4 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Desktop Support
5 4 (7.41%) Security Specialist
5 4 (7.41%) Network Specialist
5 4 (7.41%) Network Security Specialist
5 4 (7.41%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.56%) Administrator
7 2 (3.70%) Active Directory Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) XML
2 2 (3.70%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.11%) Private Cloud
3 5 (9.26%) Clustering
3 5 (9.26%) Replication
4 4 (7.41%) SecurID
5 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.85%) PKI
7 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.85%) EPoS
7 1 (1.85%) iPhone
7 1 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 47 (87.04%) Windows
2 20 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (16.67%) Linux
5 9 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 7 (12.96%) Windows XP
7 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.85%) UNIX
9 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) Performance Monitoring
2 15 (27.78%) ITIL
3 10 (18.52%) Customer Engagement
4 8 (14.81%) Service Management
5 6 (11.11%) Validation
6 5 (9.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (7.41%) eTOM
8 3 (5.56%) Migration
8 3 (5.56%) Operations Management
8 3 (5.56%) Software Delivery
9 2 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (3.70%) Software Distribution
10 1 (1.85%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.85%) Network Design
10 1 (1.85%) Network Planning
10 1 (1.85%) Load Balancing
10 1 (1.85%) Capacity Management
10 1 (1.85%) Time Management
10 1 (1.85%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.07%) SQL
2 11 (20.37%) PowerShell
3 8 (14.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 14 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (25.93%) Degree
3 12 (22.22%) MCITP
4 10 (18.52%) MCSE
4 10 (18.52%) MCTS
5 8 (14.81%) SC Cleared
6 6 (11.11%) DV Cleared
7 5 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (9.26%) CCNP
8 4 (7.41%) CISSP
9 2 (3.70%) MCSA
9 2 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.85%) CCDP
10 1 (1.85%) MCP
10 1 (1.85%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 20 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (16.67%) vSphere
4 8 (14.81%) Hyper-V
5 7 (12.96%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (9.26%) XenApp
7 4 (7.41%) XenDesktop
8 3 (5.56%) Samba
9 2 (3.70%) DFS Replication
9 2 (3.70%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.85%) Squid
10 1 (1.85%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 18 (33.33%) SCOM
2 16 (29.63%) SCCM
3 11 (20.37%) WMI
4 8 (14.81%) SCSM
5 6 (11.11%) MOM
6 4 (7.41%) TrustSec
7 3 (5.56%) vMotion
7 3 (5.56%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (5.56%) HP SIM
8 2 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (3.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (1.85%) WSUS
9 1 (1.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (1.85%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 32 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 22 (40.74%) VMware
3 13 (24.07%) HP
4 11 (20.37%) Cisco
5 5 (9.26%) Brocade
5 5 (9.26%) F5
6 4 (7.41%) AlgoSec
6 4 (7.41%) 3PAR
6 4 (7.41%) Tufin
6 4 (7.41%) ProCurve
6 4 (7.41%) CA
6 4 (7.41%) Fortinet
6 4 (7.41%) CheckPoint
7 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.56%) Dell
7 3 (5.56%) IBM
7 3 (5.56%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.70%) Citrix
8 2 (3.70%) McAfee
9 1 (1.85%) Google