The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 65 56 55
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Contract jobs citing DHCP 6 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.77% 0.53% 1.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.31% 4.44% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 5
Median daily rate £200 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £268 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £540 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £301 £310 £275
% change year-on-year
-3.06% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £15.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £18.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+56.94% +16.12%
DHCP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
113 90 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.56% 12.03% 18.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 51 71
Median daily rate £338 £315 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £463 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 13
Median hourly rate £12.50 £26.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.83% +120.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+38.21% +7.62%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing DHCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DHCP across the Birmingham region.

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the Birmingham region.

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 10 (71.43%) DNS
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (42.86%) WAN
5 5 (35.71%) LAN
5 5 (35.71%) VPN
5 5 (35.71%) Migration
5 5 (35.71%) Firewall
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (28.57%) VMware
6 4 (28.57%) VLAN
6 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
7 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco
7 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (21.43%) WSUS
7 3 (21.43%) Wireless
7 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
7 3 (21.43%) Virtual Environments
7 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (14.29%) Meru Networks
8 2 (14.29%) Skype

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
3 2 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (7.14%) IBM Domino
4 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) DNS
2 6 (42.86%) WAN
3 5 (35.71%) Firewall
3 5 (35.71%) LAN
3 5 (35.71%) VPN
4 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 4 (28.57%) VLAN
5 3 (21.43%) Wireless
6 2 (14.29%) BGP
6 2 (14.29%) L2TP
6 2 (14.29%) OSPF
6 2 (14.29%) PPP
6 2 (14.29%) Skype
6 2 (14.29%) SSL
7 1 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
7 1 (7.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) IT Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Field Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Network Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (14.29%) Unix
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Migration
2 3 (21.43%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (14.29%) Inmon Methodology
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) CCNP
2 2 (14.29%) MCP
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) CCIE
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) MCITP
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) WSUS
2 2 (14.29%) FortiGate
2 2 (14.29%) Nagios
3 1 (7.14%) DameWare
3 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Brocade
3 2 (14.29%) F5
3 2 (14.29%) Fortinet
3 2 (14.29%) Infoblox
3 2 (14.29%) Meru Networks
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Acronis
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Sophos