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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 58 51 55
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing DHCP 4 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.53% 0.84% 1.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.42% 6.67% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 8
Median daily rate £325 £310 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -16.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £150 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £538 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +7.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -2.77%
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
117 90 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.50% 12.64% 15.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 59 74
Median daily rate £400 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £344
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 11
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) DNS
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
4 6 (50.00%) WAN
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (41.67%) VMware
5 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
5 5 (41.67%) LAN
5 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
6 4 (33.33%) VPN
6 4 (33.33%) VLAN
6 4 (33.33%) Migration
6 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
7 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
7 3 (25.00%) Firewall
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (25.00%) HP
7 3 (25.00%) Citrix
7 3 (25.00%) Cisco
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (16.67%) BGP
8 2 (16.67%) L2TP
8 2 (16.67%) 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 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (8.33%) IBM Domino
4 1 (8.33%) IBM Notes
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
2 6 (50.00%) WAN
3 5 (41.67%) LAN
3 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
4 4 (33.33%) VLAN
4 4 (33.33%) VPN
5 3 (25.00%) Firewall
6 2 (16.67%) BGP
6 2 (16.67%) L2TP
6 2 (16.67%) OSPF
6 2 (16.67%) PPP
6 2 (16.67%) SAN
6 2 (16.67%) SSL
7 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
7 1 (8.33%) NAS
7 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
7 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (8.33%) SNMP
7 1 (8.33%) Wireless
7 1 (8.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Database Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Design Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Field Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Network Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Wintel Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Security Hardening
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CCNP
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCIE
2 1 (8.33%) DBS Check
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) MCITP
2 1 (8.33%) MCP
2 1 (8.33%) MCSA
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (8.33%) vSphere
4 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) FortiGate
2 1 (8.33%) DameWare
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) Citrix
2 3 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Acronis
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) Sophos