The first table below looks at the demand for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 11 July 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 Cambridgeshire 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 56 49 64
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Contract jobs citing DHCP 11 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.45% 1.28% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.02% 7.89% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate
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£310 £194 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 £20.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
122 114 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 16.09% 16.24% 21.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 45 73
Average daily rate £325 £285 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% -10.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 22 38
Average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -45.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.63 £15.50 £12.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £42.50 £49.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.44% -2.00%
DHCP
East of England

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
Cambridge -4 8 £270 +44.00% 5
DHCP
East of England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 21 (95.45%) DNS
2 18 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 17 (77.27%) Windows
4 13 (59.09%) ITIL
4 13 (59.09%) Linux
5 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 12 (54.55%) Citrix
5 12 (54.55%) VMware
6 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (50.00%) XenApp
6 11 (50.00%) MS Exchange
7 10 (45.45%) SCCM
8 9 (40.91%) Red Hat
8 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (40.91%) Oracle
8 9 (40.91%) Oracle Database
9 8 (36.36%) SCOM
9 8 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (36.36%) PKI
10 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
12 5 (22.73%) Backup Exec
12 5 (22.73%) Oracle RMAN
12 5 (22.73%) WSUS
12 5 (22.73%) EMC NetWorker
12 5 (22.73%) XenDesktop
12 5 (22.73%) SAP

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 11 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (18.18%) Apache
5 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (95.45%) DNS
2 4 (18.18%) LAN
2 4 (18.18%) WAN
2 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 4 (18.18%) SAN
3 3 (13.64%) SMS
3 3 (13.64%) NAS
4 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.55%) IPv6
4 1 (4.55%) VPN
4 1 (4.55%) 3G
4 1 (4.55%) Firewall
4 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle Database
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MSI
1 1 (4.55%) AdminStudio
1 1 (4.55%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Consultant
2 7 (31.82%) Wintel Consultant
3 5 (22.73%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (22.73%) Administrator
4 4 (18.18%) Wintel Support
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Design Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Linux Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Server Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (9.09%) Server Support
6 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Support Specialist
7 1 (4.55%) Server Support Specialist
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) PKI
2 5 (22.73%) Blackberry
3 4 (18.18%) Clustering
3 4 (18.18%) Thin Client
3 4 (18.18%) Fat Client
4 2 (9.09%) NHS
5 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.55%) CMDB
5 1 (4.55%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) Linux
3 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
8 4 (18.18%) UNIX
8 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
9 3 (13.64%) CentOS
9 3 (13.64%) Windows Vista
10 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
10 2 (9.09%) HPUX
11 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000
11 1 (4.55%) Windows NT
11 1 (4.55%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) ERP
2 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (18.18%) Software Deployment
4 3 (13.64%) Migration
4 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
4 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) E-business
6 1 (4.55%) Validation
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Computer Architecture
6 1 (4.55%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) Perl
2 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.55%) VBScript
3 1 (4.55%) VB
3 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.64%) OCP
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (13.64%) RHCE
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (13.64%) MCSE
2 3 (13.64%) MCSA
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 11 (50.00%) XenApp
3 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (22.73%) XenDesktop
5 5 (22.73%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (18.18%) vSphere
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (18.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (18.18%) VMware ESX
6 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
7 1 (4.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) SCCM
2 8 (36.36%) SCOM
3 5 (22.73%) Backup Exec
3 5 (22.73%) WSUS
3 5 (22.73%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (4.55%) SCOrch
5 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
5 1 (4.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (4.55%) ARCserve
5 1 (4.55%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
1 12 (54.55%) Citrix
1 12 (54.55%) VMware
2 9 (40.91%) Red Hat
2 9 (40.91%) Oracle
3 5 (22.73%) SAP
3 5 (22.73%) EMC
3 5 (22.73%) Symantec
4 4 (18.18%) IBM
4 4 (18.18%) HP
4 4 (18.18%) Dell
5 3 (13.64%) Mercator
6 2 (9.09%) AppSense
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco
7 1 (4.55%) Avaya