The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 45 51 62
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Contract jobs citing DHCP 17 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.23% 1.85% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.66% 16.47% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 1
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£306 £190 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.18% -41.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
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East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
176 85 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 23.13% 11.24% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 35 41
Average daily rate £325 £260 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 15 37
Average hourly rate £27.50 £31.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% -17.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £14.98 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.70 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -7 11 £350 +85.43% 3
DHCP
East of England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 30 (100.00%) DNS
2 25 (83.33%) Windows
3 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
4 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 17 (56.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (46.67%) TCP/IP
7 13 (43.33%) SAN
7 13 (43.33%) Windows 7
7 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (40.00%) VMware
9 10 (33.33%) SCCM
9 10 (33.33%) Windows 8
10 9 (30.00%) MS Exchange
10 9 (30.00%) Linux
10 9 (30.00%) MS Office
10 9 (30.00%) ITIL
11 8 (26.67%) LAN
11 8 (26.67%) WAN
12 7 (23.33%) SCOM
12 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
12 7 (23.33%) Oracle
12 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
12 7 (23.33%) EMC
12 7 (23.33%) Citrix
12 7 (23.33%) Cisco
12 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (20.00%) SQL
13 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
13 6 (20.00%) Firewall
13 6 (20.00%) vSphere

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 9 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) MS Office
2 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (100.00%) DNS
2 14 (46.67%) TCP/IP
3 13 (43.33%) SAN
4 8 (26.67%) LAN
4 8 (26.67%) WAN
5 6 (20.00%) Firewall
6 5 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (10.00%) IPv6
8 2 (6.67%) VPN
8 2 (6.67%) SMS
8 2 (6.67%) VoIP
8 2 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (6.67%) Wireless
8 2 (6.67%) Internet
9 1 (3.33%) Intranet
9 1 (3.33%) NAS
9 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MSI
1 1 (3.33%) AdminStudio
1 1 (3.33%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Support Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Server Support
2 6 (20.00%) Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) Server Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Network Support
4 4 (13.33%) Server Support Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Administrator
4 4 (13.33%) Network Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Support
5 3 (10.00%) Support Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Server Support Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Support Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Support Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) PKI
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.00%) CLARiiON
3 2 (6.67%) Clustering
3 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.33%) NHS
4 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.33%) CMDB
4 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (83.33%) Windows
2 17 (56.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (43.33%) Windows 7
3 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 9 (30.00%) Linux
6 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (10.00%) Windows Vista
8 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
9 2 (6.67%) Debian
9 2 (6.67%) CentOS
10 1 (3.33%) UNIX
10 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000
10 1 (3.33%) Windows NT
10 1 (3.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) ITIL
2 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (10.00%) ERP
3 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.67%) Migration
4 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Project Management
4 2 (6.67%) Change Management
4 2 (6.67%) Computer Architecture
5 1 (3.33%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.33%) Software Distribution
5 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.33%) E-business
5 1 (3.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.00%) Perl
4 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.33%) VBScript
5 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.00%) CCNA
3 2 (6.67%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (6.67%) OCP
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (6.67%) RHCE
3 2 (6.67%) MCSE
3 2 (6.67%) CCNP
4 1 (3.33%) MCSD
4 1 (3.33%) CCIE
4 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.00%) vSphere
3 5 (16.67%) XenApp
4 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
6 2 (6.67%) VMware ESX
6 2 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (6.67%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.33%) XenServer
7 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (33.33%) SCCM
2 7 (23.33%) SCOM
3 3 (10.00%) SCVMM
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Backup Exec
3 3 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (10.00%) SCOrch
4 2 (6.67%) WSUS
4 2 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (3.33%) Tivoli
5 1 (3.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (40.00%) VMware
3 7 (23.33%) Oracle
3 7 (23.33%) Cisco
3 7 (23.33%) EMC
3 7 (23.33%) Citrix
3 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
4 5 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 4 (13.33%) HP
5 4 (13.33%) Dell
6 3 (10.00%) F5
6 3 (10.00%) SAP
7 2 (6.67%) Symantec
7 2 (6.67%) AppSense
7 2 (6.67%) 3PAR
8 1 (3.33%) IBM