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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 62 50 56
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Contract jobs citing DHCP 10 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.27% 1.72% 1.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.85% 9.71% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 1
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£350 £190 £160
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% +18.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £306
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -10.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.35 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -3.43%
DHCP
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
113 103 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.36% 17.76% 16.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 44 49
Average daily rate £325 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £190 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £384 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 34
Average hourly rate £42.50 £38.25 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +31.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £10.30 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -2 7 £350 +84.21% 4
Huntingdon - - - -
St Neots - - - -
DHCP
East of England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 27 (100.00%) DNS
2 22 (81.48%) Windows
3 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
5 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (44.44%) SAN
7 11 (40.74%) Firewall
8 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
8 10 (37.04%) Windows 7
9 9 (33.33%) Windows 8
9 9 (33.33%) MS Office
9 9 (33.33%) SCCM
10 8 (29.63%) VMware
10 8 (29.63%) Linux
10 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
10 8 (29.63%) WAN
10 8 (29.63%) LAN
10 8 (29.63%) CheckPoint
11 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
11 7 (25.93%) Cisco
11 7 (25.93%) SQL
11 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
12 6 (22.22%) HP
13 5 (18.52%) UNIX
13 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2007
14 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
14 4 (14.81%) Clustering

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Office
2 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (100.00%) DNS
2 12 (44.44%) SAN
3 11 (40.74%) Firewall
4 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
5 8 (29.63%) LAN
5 8 (29.63%) WAN
6 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (14.81%) Internet
7 4 (14.81%) VPN
8 3 (11.11%) LDAP
9 2 (7.41%) OpenLDAP
9 2 (7.41%) Wireless
9 2 (7.41%) IPv6
9 2 (7.41%) VoIP
9 2 (7.41%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (7.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (3.70%) HTTP
10 1 (3.70%) NAS
10 1 (3.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Ant
1 1 (3.70%) MSI
General
1 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Support Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Network Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Server Support
3 4 (14.81%) Server Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Network Support
4 3 (11.11%) Server Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 3 (11.11%) Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Security Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Wintel Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Wintel Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Messaging Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
1 3 (11.11%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Clustering
2 3 (11.11%) PKI
2 3 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 3 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 3 (11.11%) Replication
2 3 (11.11%) CLARiiON
3 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Windows
2 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (37.04%) Windows 7
5 9 (33.33%) Windows 8
6 8 (29.63%) Linux
7 5 (18.52%) UNIX
8 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (7.41%) Debian
11 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
11 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.11%) ITIL
1 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
1 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (11.11%) Information Security
1 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
1 3 (11.11%) Network Load Balancing
1 3 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
2 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
2 2 (7.41%) Project Management
2 2 (7.41%) Change Management
3 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.70%) Migration
3 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
3 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) SQL
1 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.11%) CCNA
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.41%) MCSE
3 2 (7.41%) CCNP
4 1 (3.70%) MCSD
4 1 (3.70%) CCIE
4 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) vSphere
3 3 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (7.41%) Dovecot
5 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) SCCM
2 3 (11.11%) Nagios
2 3 (11.11%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (7.41%) SCOrch
3 2 (7.41%) SCOM
3 2 (7.41%) SCVMM
4 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) CheckPoint
2 8 (29.63%) VMware
3 7 (25.93%) Cisco
4 6 (22.22%) HP
5 4 (14.81%) EMC
5 4 (14.81%) Citrix
6 3 (11.11%) Dell
6 3 (11.11%) F5
6 3 (11.11%) McAfee
6 3 (11.11%) Clearswift
7 2 (7.41%) Infoblox
7 2 (7.41%) 3PAR
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle
7 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.70%) Juniper
8 1 (3.70%) SAP
8 1 (3.70%) Symantec