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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 73 50 62
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +12
Contract jobs citing DHCP 4 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.41% 1.47% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.42% 14.29% 6.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Average daily rate
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£135 £170 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% -34.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £285 £340
% change year-on-year
+14.03% -16.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 £20.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.51% -8.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
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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
117 63 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 11.94% 10.26% 11.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 34 43
Average daily rate £388 £278 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.63% +4.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 15
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -55.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £20.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.94 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +7.14%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 3 (37.50%) HP
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
6 2 (25.00%) Meru Networks
6 2 (25.00%) Mac OS
6 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (25.00%) XenApp
6 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (25.00%) MCITP
6 2 (25.00%) LANDesk
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco
6 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (25.00%) VPN
6 2 (25.00%) IBM Notes
6 2 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (25.00%) Lotus
6 2 (25.00%) Apple

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 2 (25.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) Wireless
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) IPsec
3 1 (12.50%) 2G
3 1 (12.50%) LTE
3 1 (12.50%) 4G
3 1 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (12.50%) 3G
3 1 (12.50%) UTRAN
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) GPRS
3 1 (12.50%) GSM
3 1 (12.50%) UMTS
3 1 (12.50%) WCDMA
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Law
1 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Support
4 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Server Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Integration Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (25.00%) Mac OS
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Project Management
1 1 (12.50%) Service Management
1 1 (12.50%) Integration Acceptance Testing
1 1 (12.50%) ITSM
1 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
1 1 (12.50%) Validation
1 1 (12.50%) Migration
1 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (12.50%) Black-Box Testing
1 1 (12.50%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) MCITP
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) MCP
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (12.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (12.50%) WSUS
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) EMC
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Juniper
4 2 (25.00%) Lotus
4 2 (25.00%) Apple
4 2 (25.00%) Symantec
4 2 (25.00%) LANDesk
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Meru Networks
5 1 (12.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (12.50%) Becrypt
5 1 (12.50%) Huawei
5 1 (12.50%) Sophos
5 1 (12.50%) Anite
5 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (12.50%) CA