The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 82 61 79
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +18
Contract jobs citing DHCP 6 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.50% 0.84% 0.083%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.61% 5.11% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate £250 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £295 £500
% change year-on-year
-3.38% -41.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -40.38%
Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
166 137 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 13.93% 16.39% 14.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 41 49
Average daily rate £300 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £188 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 18
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £9.35 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £27.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.18%
DHCP
South East

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
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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe - 4 £250 -
Milton Keynes -27 1 - - 2
Iver - - - -
Aylesbury - - - - 1
Beaconsfield - - - -
DHCP
South East

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) DNS
3 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
3 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
5 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (50.00%) Firewall
6 8 (50.00%) VMware
6 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 8 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (43.75%) Migration
8 6 (37.50%) SAN
9 5 (31.25%) MPLS
9 5 (31.25%) ITIL
9 5 (31.25%) WAN
9 5 (31.25%) MCSE
9 5 (31.25%) LAN
9 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
10 4 (25.00%) Veeam
10 4 (25.00%) VLAN
10 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2000
10 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (25.00%) CCNA
10 4 (25.00%) MCSA
11 3 (18.75%) Symantec
11 3 (18.75%) Identity Management
11 3 (18.75%) MS Office

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) DNS
2 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 8 (50.00%) Firewall
4 6 (37.50%) SAN
5 5 (31.25%) MPLS
5 5 (31.25%) LAN
5 5 (31.25%) WAN
6 4 (25.00%) VLAN
7 3 (18.75%) iSCSI
8 2 (12.50%) BGP
9 1 (6.25%) ADSL
9 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (6.25%) OSPF
9 1 (6.25%) Internet
9 1 (6.25%) SMTP
9 1 (6.25%) HTTP
9 1 (6.25%) RIP
9 1 (6.25%) WLAN
9 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (6.25%) French Language
1 1 (6.25%) German Language
1 1 (6.25%) Italian Language
1 1 (6.25%) Japanese Language
1 1 (6.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Service Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Manager
2 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Manager
2 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) Wintel Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Security Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Support
3 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
1 1 (6.25%) Handset
1 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Vista
5 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Migration
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) Identity Management
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) B2B
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VBScript
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) MCSE
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (25.00%) MCSA
2 4 (25.00%) CCNA
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (12.50%) MCP
3 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) CCSA
4 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) DFS Replication
3 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) Terminal Server
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
4 1 (6.25%) Snort
4 1 (6.25%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) WSUS
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) Plesk
2 1 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.25%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (25.00%) Veeam
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) HP
3 3 (18.75%) Symantec
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) Nokia
5 1 (6.25%) Apple
5 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.25%) McAfee
5 1 (6.25%) Dell
5 1 (6.25%) Blue Coat
5 1 (6.25%) Brocade
5 1 (6.25%) Barracuda Networks