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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 78 71 58
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Contract jobs citing DHCP 11 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.89% 0.77% 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.70% 6.25% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 3
Average daily rate
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£198 £275 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.18% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £239 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £311 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £275 £340
% change year-on-year
+16.36% -19.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £10.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% +11.54%
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
193 128 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.59% 12.38% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 50 24
Average daily rate £348 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £235 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £425 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 14 20
Average hourly rate £12.50 £27.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.54% +30.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.88 £21.88 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +4.16%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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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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 -8 6 £280 +30.23%
High Wycombe -2 1 £150 -45.45% 4
Buckingham - - - -
Chesham - - - -
Gerrards Cross - - - -
DHCP
South East

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 11 (91.67%) DNS
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
3 9 (75.00%) LAN
4 8 (66.67%) WAN
4 8 (66.67%) ITIL
5 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
5 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (41.67%) Firewall
6 5 (41.67%) Cisco
7 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (33.33%) VMware
7 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
7 4 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
8 3 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (25.00%) UAG
8 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
8 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 3 (25.00%) CCNA
8 3 (25.00%) Websense
8 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (25.00%) SLA
8 3 (25.00%) IIS
8 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 2 (16.67%) MCSA
9 2 (16.67%) MS Excel

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 3 (25.00%) IIS
1 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) DNS
2 9 (75.00%) LAN
3 8 (66.67%) WAN
4 5 (41.67%) Firewall
5 1 (8.33%) VLAN
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (8.33%) VPN
5 1 (8.33%) SAN
5 1 (8.33%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) TestDirector
1 1 (8.33%) Bugzilla
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Network Support
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Data Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Test Management
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CCNA
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (16.67%) MCSA
2 2 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) MCP
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (8.33%) ISEB
3 1 (8.33%) MCITP
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (25.00%) UAG
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Websense
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (8.33%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (8.33%) Remedy
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) IBM
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) Computacenter
5 1 (8.33%) F5