The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 64 64 69
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing DHCP 10 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.17% 0.93% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.06% 7.02% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate £325 £380 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.47% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.07 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +11.16%
DHCP
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
124 114 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 14.52% 13.23% 8.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 70 37
Average daily rate £350 £385 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +20.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £304 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 £12.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.00% +31.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

DHCP
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

DHCP Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 16 (100.00%) DNS
2 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) VMware
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
5 5 (31.25%) Web Services
5 5 (31.25%) ITIL
5 5 (31.25%) LDAP
5 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (25.00%) Supplier Management
6 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 4 (25.00%) Internet
6 4 (25.00%) Websense
6 4 (25.00%) Firewall
6 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (25.00%) Juniper
7 3 (18.75%) Cisco
7 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
7 3 (18.75%) IPv6
7 3 (18.75%) HP
7 3 (18.75%) MySQL
7 3 (18.75%) Python
7 3 (18.75%) Linux
7 3 (18.75%) SOA
7 3 (18.75%) IPsec
7 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (18.75%) Nessus
7 3 (18.75%) SSH
7 3 (18.75%) Snort

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 3 (18.75%) Confluence
1 3 (18.75%) nginx
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Domino
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) DNS
2 5 (31.25%) LDAP
3 4 (25.00%) Firewall
3 4 (25.00%) Internet
4 3 (18.75%) IPsec
4 3 (18.75%) IPv6
4 3 (18.75%) OpenVPN
4 3 (18.75%) OSPF
4 3 (18.75%) SSH
5 2 (12.50%) LAN
5 2 (12.50%) MPLS
5 2 (12.50%) VoIP
5 2 (12.50%) WAN
5 2 (12.50%) Wireless
6 1 (6.25%) 3GPP
6 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
6 1 (6.25%) NAS
6 1 (6.25%) SAN
6 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
6 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MariaDB
1 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
1 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (18.75%) GitLab
1 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
1 3 (18.75%) JIRA
1 3 (18.75%) RSpec
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Network Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Telephony Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 1 (6.25%) Design Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support
5 1 (6.25%) IT Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Support Technician
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Web Services
2 3 (18.75%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (18.75%) MCollective
2 3 (18.75%) REST
3 1 (6.25%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Handset
3 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.25%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) CoreOS
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (18.75%) SmartOS
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Mac OS
5 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps
3 3 (18.75%) Open Source
3 3 (18.75%) SOA
4 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
5 1 (6.25%) ITSM
5 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Python
1 3 (18.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CCIE
1 1 (6.25%) CCNA
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.25%) CWDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (18.75%) Btrfs
3 3 (18.75%) Docker
3 3 (18.75%) iptables
3 3 (18.75%) KVM
3 3 (18.75%) LXC
3 3 (18.75%) Snort
3 3 (18.75%) Squid
3 3 (18.75%) Varnish
3 3 (18.75%) vCloud
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
5 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Ansible
1 3 (18.75%) CFEngine
1 3 (18.75%) HAProxy
1 3 (18.75%) Kubernetes
1 3 (18.75%) Nessus
1 3 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (18.75%) Puppet
1 3 (18.75%) systemd
2 2 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (12.50%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
1 7 (43.75%) VMware
2 4 (25.00%) Juniper
2 4 (25.00%) Websense
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco
3 3 (18.75%) HP
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
3 3 (18.75%) SaltStack
4 2 (12.50%) Avaya
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) CommVault
4 2 (12.50%) Dell
4 2 (12.50%) EMC
5 1 (6.25%) Google
5 1 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (6.25%) LANDesk
5 1 (6.25%) Lotus
5 1 (6.25%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (6.25%) ProCurve
5 1 (6.25%) Symantec