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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 64 65 48
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -17
Contract jobs citing DHCP 8 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.91% 0.26% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.08% 2.94% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
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£380 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.13 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+9.87% -13.15%
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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
113 68 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 12.90% 8.84% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 32 36
Average daily rate £385 £289 £198
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +46.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £180 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 £9.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -55.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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 30 January 2015, 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 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) DNS
3 9 (75.00%) VPN
4 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 8 (66.67%) VMware
5 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
6 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (50.00%) Linux
6 6 (50.00%) Firewall
6 6 (50.00%) IPsec
7 5 (41.67%) Wyse
7 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
7 5 (41.67%) UNIX
7 5 (41.67%) Apache
7 5 (41.67%) Java
7 5 (41.67%) SQL
7 5 (41.67%) .NET
7 5 (41.67%) MySQL
7 5 (41.67%) Oracle
7 5 (41.67%) IIS
7 5 (41.67%) Citrix
7 5 (41.67%) vSphere
7 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (41.67%) XenApp
8 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
8 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (33.33%) Email Migration
8 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 4 (33.33%) Migration

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 5 (41.67%) Apache
1 5 (41.67%) IIS
2 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (16.67%) IBM Notes
3 2 (16.67%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) DNS
2 9 (75.00%) VPN
3 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) IPsec
4 2 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (8.33%) WCDMA
5 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (8.33%) GPRS
5 1 (8.33%) GSM
5 1 (8.33%) LAN
5 1 (8.33%) UMTS
5 1 (8.33%) VoIP
5 1 (8.33%) 3G
5 1 (8.33%) UTRAN
5 1 (8.33%) MPLS
5 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (8.33%) Wireless
5 1 (8.33%) 2G
5 1 (8.33%) 4G
5 1 (8.33%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (8.33%) Electronics
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Law
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
4 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) UNIX
4 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) Mac OS
6 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
1 4 (33.33%) Email Migration
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Service Management
2 1 (8.33%) Integration Acceptance Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (8.33%) ITSM
2 1 (8.33%) Validation
2 1 (8.33%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) CCNP
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (41.67%) vSphere
3 5 (41.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Wyse
3 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle
3 5 (41.67%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) LANDesk
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Lotus
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Anite
5 1 (8.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (8.33%) Huawei
5 1 (8.33%) Ruckus Wireless