The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 51 58 52
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing DHCP 12 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.55% 0.89% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.96% 6.98% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 2
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£320 £425 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.70% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £264 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £291
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £298 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.84% -7.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.85 £14.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.07% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
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
134 86 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.34% 12.78% 16.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 48 44
Average daily rate £320 £350 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £160 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £17.25 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-0.90% -7.16%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (95.24%) DNS
3 13 (61.90%) VMware
4 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 12 (57.14%) MS Exchange
4 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (57.14%) Windows 7
5 11 (52.38%) SAN
6 10 (47.62%) Windows XP
7 9 (42.86%) HP
7 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
8 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
9 7 (33.33%) MCSE
9 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
10 6 (28.57%) SCCM
11 5 (23.81%) ITIL
11 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
11 5 (23.81%) MCITP
12 4 (19.05%) DV Cleared
12 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
12 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (19.05%) NetBackup
13 3 (14.29%) Clustering
13 3 (14.29%) Workflow
13 3 (14.29%) Finance
13 3 (14.29%) Migration

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 12 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (95.24%) DNS
2 11 (52.38%) SAN
3 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.52%) Wireless
5 1 (4.76%) Firewall
5 1 (4.76%) VPN
5 1 (4.76%) LAN
5 1 (4.76%) WAN
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Customer Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (19.05%) Customer Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Data Centre Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Data Migration Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Migration Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Server Support
4 3 (14.29%) Server Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Server Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Support
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 10 (47.62%) Windows XP
4 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Project Management
2 3 (14.29%) Workflow
2 3 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (33.33%) MCSE
3 5 (23.81%) MCITP
4 4 (19.05%) DV Cleared
4 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
5 3 (14.29%) MCP
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 3 (14.29%) XenApp
5 1 (4.76%) XenServer
5 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.76%) vSphere
5 1 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) SCCM
2 4 (19.05%) NetBackup
3 3 (14.29%) SCVMM
4 2 (9.52%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) HP
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 3 (14.29%) Symantec
4 3 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (9.52%) Juniper
5 2 (9.52%) Apple
5 2 (9.52%) EMC
5 2 (9.52%) Meru Networks
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