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 27 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 58 64 53
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Contract jobs citing DHCP 8 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.01% 0.75% 1.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.76% 3.73% 9.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 4
Median daily rate £250 £200 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £298 £277
% change year-on-year
+7.56% +7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £11.50 - £16.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £20.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+36.58% +24.24%
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
139 161 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.59% 20.02% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 100 46
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £281 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 9
Median hourly rate £12.15 £27.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.41% +81.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £14.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 14 (82.35%) DNS
2 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
3 11 (64.71%) Windows
4 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
5 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (41.18%) WAN
5 7 (41.18%) Migration
6 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (35.29%) LAN
7 5 (29.41%) VPN
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 5 (29.41%) VMware
8 4 (23.53%) Firewall
8 4 (23.53%) Wireless
8 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
8 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
8 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (23.53%) Skype for Business
8 4 (23.53%) WSUS
8 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (17.65%) Windows Phone
9 3 (17.65%) Skype
9 3 (17.65%) VLAN
9 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
9 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (17.65%) Office 365
9 3 (17.65%) MCP
9 3 (17.65%) SharePoint

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 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
1 4 (23.53%) Skype for Business
2 3 (17.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.88%) IBM Domino
3 1 (5.88%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) DNS
2 7 (41.18%) WAN
3 6 (35.29%) LAN
4 5 (29.41%) VPN
5 4 (23.53%) Firewall
5 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
5 4 (23.53%) Wireless
6 3 (17.65%) Skype
6 3 (17.65%) VLAN
7 2 (11.76%) BGP
7 2 (11.76%) L2TP
7 2 (11.76%) OSPF
7 2 (11.76%) PPP
7 2 (11.76%) SSL
8 1 (5.88%) MPLS
8 1 (5.88%) Network Security
8 1 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (5.88%) SAN
8 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
8 1 (5.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Active Directory Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) IT Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Field Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Clustering
1 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Phone
7 2 (11.76%) Unix
7 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
8 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000
8 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
8 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
8 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Migration
2 2 (11.76%) Inmon Methodology
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (17.65%) MCP
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) CCNP
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) CCIE
3 1 (5.88%) CCNA
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) MCITP
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.88%) Terminal Server
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) WSUS
2 2 (11.76%) FortiGate
2 2 (11.76%) Nagios
3 1 (5.88%) DameWare
3 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
1 5 (29.41%) VMware
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) Brocade
3 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
3 2 (11.76%) F5
3 2 (11.76%) Fortinet
3 2 (11.76%) Infoblox
3 2 (11.76%) Meru Networks
4 1 (5.88%) Acronis
4 1 (5.88%) Aruba
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) IBM
4 1 (5.88%) Sophos