The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 68 71 59
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Contract jobs citing DHCP 20 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.54% 0.86% 1.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.30% 7.63% 11.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 3
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£263 £275 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +57.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £239 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £311 £215
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £250 £325
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £14.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.85 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -6.06%
DHCP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
215 118 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.53% 11.28% 12.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 41 22
Average daily rate £388 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £216 £101
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 16
Average hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% +30.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.13
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.95%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -5 12 £285 +32.55%
High Wycombe -1 2 £150 -45.45% 1
Buckingham - - - -
Chesham - - - -
Gerrards Cross - - - -
DHCP
South East

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 20 (95.24%) DNS
2 17 (80.95%) Windows
3 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 10 (47.62%) LAN
6 9 (42.86%) ITIL
6 9 (42.86%) WAN
6 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (38.10%) IIS
7 8 (38.10%) Windows 7
8 7 (33.33%) VMware
9 6 (28.57%) Cisco
9 6 (28.57%) Citrix
9 6 (28.57%) Firewall
10 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
10 5 (23.81%) HP
10 5 (23.81%) SCCM
10 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
10 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
11 4 (19.05%) Windows XP
11 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
11 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
11 4 (19.05%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (19.05%) Mobile Device Management
12 3 (14.29%) VB
12 3 (14.29%) SLA
12 3 (14.29%) CCNA
12 3 (14.29%) Dell

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 8 (38.10%) IIS
2 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) MediaWiki
3 1 (4.76%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (95.24%) DNS
2 10 (47.62%) LAN
3 9 (42.86%) WAN
4 6 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (9.52%) VPN
6 1 (4.76%) SAN
6 1 (4.76%) MPLS
6 1 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (4.76%) BIG-IP
6 1 (4.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) TestDirector
1 2 (9.52%) Bugzilla
General
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Service Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Network Support
5 1 (4.76%) Web Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) DTV
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (38.10%) Windows 7
5 4 (19.05%) Windows XP
6 2 (9.52%) UNIX
7 1 (4.76%) CentOS
7 1 (4.76%) VMS
7 1 (4.76%) Linux
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (19.05%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (14.29%) QMS
4 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Test Management
4 2 (9.52%) Change Management
4 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
2 3 (14.29%) VB
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) CCNA
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.52%) ISEB
3 2 (9.52%) MCSA
3 2 (9.52%) CCNP
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.76%) MCITP
4 1 (4.76%) MCP
4 1 (4.76%) MCSE
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (19.05%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (14.29%) UAG
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 2 (9.52%) vSphere
6 1 (4.76%) XenApp
6 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) SCCM
2 3 (14.29%) SCOM
3 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) VMware
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) Citrix
3 5 (23.81%) HP
4 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 3 (14.29%) Websense
5 3 (14.29%) AppSense
5 3 (14.29%) Dell
6 2 (9.52%) Juniper
6 2 (9.52%) IBM
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle
6 2 (9.52%) F5
6 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.76%) Remedy
7 1 (4.76%) Computacenter
7 1 (4.76%) SAP
7 1 (4.76%) NetApp