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 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 92 101 98
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs citing DHCP 27 28 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.08% 1.09% 1.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.11% 4.05% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 9
Average daily rate
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£300 £205 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.34% -41.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £175 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £330 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £299 £321
% change year-on-year
+0.41% -6.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Average hourly rate £12.50 £17.75 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.57% +2.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £13.15 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.70 £22.35 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.63 £17.75 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-6.33% +2.89%
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
657 691 973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.40% 26.99% 31.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 230 209
Average daily rate £360 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £459 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 28 22
Average hourly rate £17.50 £23.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.53% +30.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £31.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% -2.00%

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 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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 +16 18 £300 +46.34% 4
Bracknell - 3 £380 - 1
Newbury 0 2 £300 +71.42%
Slough -1 1 - - 3
Windsor - - - -
Wokingham - - - - 1
DHCP
South East

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 58 (93.55%) DNS
2 49 (79.03%) Active Directory
3 43 (69.35%) Windows
4 28 (45.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
7 17 (27.42%) Windows 7
8 15 (24.19%) Security Cleared
8 15 (24.19%) Cisco
8 15 (24.19%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (22.58%) TCP/IP
10 13 (20.97%) HP
10 13 (20.97%) ITIL
10 13 (20.97%) MS Exchange
10 13 (20.97%) SCCM
11 12 (19.35%) MCTS
11 12 (19.35%) Firewall
11 12 (19.35%) IPsec
12 11 (17.74%) VMware
12 11 (17.74%) LAN
12 11 (17.74%) WAN
12 11 (17.74%) MCSE
12 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
13 10 (16.13%) VPN
13 10 (16.13%) CCNP
13 10 (16.13%) Clustering
13 10 (16.13%) Wireless
13 10 (16.13%) MCITP
13 10 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 (20.97%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.84%) IIS
4 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.61%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.61%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 58 (93.55%) DNS
2 14 (22.58%) TCP/IP
3 12 (19.35%) Firewall
3 12 (19.35%) IPsec
4 11 (17.74%) LAN
4 11 (17.74%) WAN
5 10 (16.13%) VPN
5 10 (16.13%) Wireless
6 9 (14.52%) MPLS
6 9 (14.52%) WLAN
7 8 (12.90%) VoIP
8 5 (8.06%) Network Security
8 5 (8.06%) RTP
8 5 (8.06%) ISDN
8 5 (8.06%) SAN
9 4 (6.45%) 3G
10 3 (4.84%) PABX
10 3 (4.84%) Intranet
10 3 (4.84%) 2G
10 3 (4.84%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.68%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.84%) Finance
3 2 (3.23%) German Language
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
4 1 (1.61%) Billing
4 1 (1.61%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Games
4 1 (1.61%) Legal
4 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.61%) Back Office
4 1 (1.61%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (20.97%) Network Engineer
2 8 (12.90%) Support Engineer
3 6 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (8.06%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (8.06%) Consultant
4 5 (8.06%) Field Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Server Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Network Support
6 3 (4.84%) Windows Server Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Support Specialist
6 3 (4.84%) Server Support
6 3 (4.84%) Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Test Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Desktop Support
7 2 (3.23%) Administrator
7 2 (3.23%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (3.23%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) .NET
2 2 (3.23%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.61%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Clustering
2 4 (6.45%) Thin Client
2 4 (6.45%) Fat Client
2 4 (6.45%) Statistics
3 3 (4.84%) Firmware
3 3 (4.84%) Replication
4 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.23%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.23%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.61%) Wiki
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.61%) FMCG
5 1 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.61%) iPad
5 1 (1.61%) iPhone
5 1 (1.61%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.61%) DTV
5 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 43 (69.35%) Windows
2 28 (45.16%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (27.42%) Windows 7
5 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (14.52%) Linux
7 8 (12.90%) Windows 8
8 5 (8.06%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (8.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (8.06%) UNIX
9 3 (4.84%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.97%) ITIL
2 9 (14.52%) Network Architecture
2 9 (14.52%) Capacity Planning
2 9 (14.52%) Load Balancing
3 7 (11.29%) Customer Engagement
3 7 (11.29%) Service Management
4 6 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (9.68%) Network Design
5 5 (8.06%) Incident Management
5 5 (8.06%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (6.45%) Migration
7 3 (4.84%) Software Testing
7 3 (4.84%) Document Management
7 3 (4.84%) Time Management
7 3 (4.84%) Process Management
8 2 (3.23%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.23%) Validation
8 2 (3.23%) Project Management
8 2 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.23%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.29%) SQL
2 5 (8.06%) VB
2 5 (8.06%) C
2 5 (8.06%) C#
2 5 (8.06%) C++
2 5 (8.06%) Java
3 4 (6.45%) Perl
3 4 (6.45%) Bourne shell
3 4 (6.45%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.45%) Korn
4 2 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (24.19%) Security Cleared
2 15 (24.19%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (19.35%) MCTS
4 11 (17.74%) MCSE
5 10 (16.13%) CCNP
5 10 (16.13%) MCITP
5 10 (16.13%) SC Cleared
6 8 (12.90%) Degree
7 5 (8.06%) CCVP
7 5 (8.06%) CCNA
8 4 (6.45%) CCA
8 4 (6.45%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (4.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (4.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (4.84%) HNC
9 3 (4.84%) ISEB
10 2 (3.23%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.61%) CNE
11 1 (1.61%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.84%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (79.03%) Active Directory
2 10 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (12.90%) Hyper-V
4 7 (11.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (8.06%) NFS
6 4 (6.45%) Terminal Services
7 3 (4.84%) ProxySG
7 3 (4.84%) XenApp
8 2 (3.23%) NLBS
9 1 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.61%) vSphere
9 1 (1.61%) XenServer
9 1 (1.61%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.61%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.61%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (20.97%) SCCM
2 8 (12.90%) SCOM
3 5 (8.06%) NetBackup
4 4 (6.45%) Nagios
5 3 (4.84%) WSUS
5 3 (4.84%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (4.84%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (3.23%) WMI
7 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.61%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
2 15 (24.19%) Cisco
3 13 (20.97%) HP
4 11 (17.74%) VMware
5 8 (12.90%) Citrix
5 8 (12.90%) Red Hat
6 6 (9.68%) F5
7 5 (8.06%) Oracle
8 4 (6.45%) EMC
8 4 (6.45%) Isilon
9 3 (4.84%) Blue Coat
9 3 (4.84%) Juniper
10 2 (3.23%) NetApp
10 2 (3.23%) Veritas
10 2 (3.23%) Apple
10 2 (3.23%) CheckPoint
10 2 (3.23%) Altiris
11 1 (1.61%) Fujitsu
11 1 (1.61%) McAfee
11 1 (1.61%) AppSense
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