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 26 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 67 62 58
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing DHCP 20 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.77% 0.97% 1.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.17% 9.17% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 4
Average daily rate
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£280 £275 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £239 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £305 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £290 £286
% change year-on-year
+16.37% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £14.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -44.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.13 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+6.64% -10.52%
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
179 109 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.84% 10.55% 19.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 30 31
Average daily rate £388 £370 £256
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% +44.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £143 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 13
Average hourly rate £15.00 £27.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.78 £14.00 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £24.20
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 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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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 +4 11 £319 +48.25% 4
High Wycombe 0 3 £150 -45.45% 2
Buckingham - - - -
Chesham - - - -
DHCP
South East

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 25 (96.15%) DNS
2 20 (76.92%) Windows
3 15 (57.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
5 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (42.31%) LAN
6 10 (38.46%) WAN
6 10 (38.46%) ITIL
6 10 (38.46%) Windows 7
7 9 (34.62%) VMware
7 9 (34.62%) IIS
8 8 (30.77%) Citrix
9 7 (26.92%) Firewall
9 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
9 7 (26.92%) Cisco
9 7 (26.92%) SCCM
10 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
10 6 (23.08%) Windows XP
11 5 (19.23%) HP
11 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
11 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
12 4 (15.38%) Forefront TMG
12 4 (15.38%) DV Cleared
12 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
12 4 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
13 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (11.54%) Juniper
13 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 9 (34.62%) IIS
2 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
3 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.85%) MediaWiki
4 1 (3.85%) Apache
4 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (96.15%) DNS
2 11 (42.31%) LAN
3 10 (38.46%) WAN
4 7 (26.92%) Firewall
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (11.54%) VPN
6 2 (7.69%) VLAN
7 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (3.85%) Network Security
7 1 (3.85%) Wireless
7 1 (3.85%) IPsec
7 1 (3.85%) BIG-IP
7 1 (3.85%) RIP
7 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.85%) SAN
7 1 (3.85%) Internet
7 1 (3.85%) MPLS
7 1 (3.85%) OSPF
7 1 (3.85%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) MySQL
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) TestDirector
1 2 (7.69%) Bugzilla
General
1 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.69%) Electronics
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Support Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Network Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Service Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
6 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Web Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Web Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Data Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) HTML
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
1 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) DTV
1 2 (7.69%) User Experience
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (38.46%) Windows 7
5 6 (23.08%) Windows XP
6 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (7.69%) UNIX
8 1 (3.85%) CentOS
8 1 (3.85%) VMS
8 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (11.54%) QMS
3 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Test Management
4 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.69%) Change Management
4 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.85%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
2 3 (11.54%) VB
3 2 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) DV Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) CCNA
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (7.69%) ISEB
4 2 (7.69%) MCSA
4 2 (7.69%) CCNP
4 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.85%) MCITP
5 1 (3.85%) MCP
5 1 (3.85%) MCSE
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (15.38%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (11.54%) UAG
4 3 (11.54%) XenDesktop
4 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (7.69%) vSphere
6 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) SCCM
2 3 (11.54%) SCOM
3 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.85%) Cacti
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) VMware
2 8 (30.77%) Citrix
3 7 (26.92%) Cisco
4 5 (19.23%) HP
5 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 3 (11.54%) Websense
6 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
6 3 (11.54%) AppSense
6 3 (11.54%) Dell
6 3 (11.54%) Juniper
7 2 (7.69%) IBM
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle
7 2 (7.69%) SAP
7 2 (7.69%) F5
8 1 (3.85%) NetApp
8 1 (3.85%) Computacenter
8 1 (3.85%) Crossbeam
8 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.85%) Remedy