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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 65 51 56
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Contract jobs citing DHCP 8 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.97% 2.33% 1.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.02% 11.05% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 7
Average daily rate
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£296 £338 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.22% +68.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £281 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £388 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £300 £298
% change year-on-year
+4.58% +0.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £33.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.48% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
114 172 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.82% 21.05% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 81 36
Average daily rate £275 £325 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +20.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £130 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £390 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 45 13
Average hourly rate £23.50 £25.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% -19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £20.00 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £24.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +2.12%

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
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 3 September 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
Cambridge -13 5 £315 -10.00% 2
Peterborough - 2 £278 -
DHCP
East of England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 29 (96.67%) DNS
2 23 (76.67%) Active Directory
3 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 20 (66.67%) Windows
4 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
5 16 (53.33%) Linux
5 16 (53.33%) ITIL
6 14 (46.67%) VMware
7 12 (40.00%) MS Excel
8 11 (36.67%) Red Hat
8 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (36.67%) Debian
8 11 (36.67%) PowerShell
9 10 (33.33%) Firewall
9 10 (33.33%) SharePoint
9 10 (33.33%) LDAP
9 10 (33.33%) IIS
9 10 (33.33%) MS Exchange
10 9 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (30.00%) Cisco
10 9 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (26.67%) vSphere
11 8 (26.67%) F5
11 8 (26.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 8 (26.67%) Terminal Server
11 8 (26.67%) CheckPoint
11 8 (26.67%) Project Management
12 7 (23.33%) SAN
12 7 (23.33%) Tridion
12 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 10 (33.33%) IIS
1 10 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 10 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 9 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (96.67%) DNS
2 10 (33.33%) LDAP
2 10 (33.33%) Firewall
3 8 (26.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 7 (23.33%) SAN
5 5 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (13.33%) VLAN
6 4 (13.33%) Internet
7 3 (10.00%) Wireless
7 3 (10.00%) BIG-IP
7 3 (10.00%) VoIP
7 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
8 2 (6.67%) VPN
8 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (6.67%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (3.33%) IPv4
9 1 (3.33%) WAN
9 1 (3.33%) FTP
9 1 (3.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.33%) EDRMS
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Server Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Support
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Environment Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) IT Operations Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Active Directory Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Build Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Operations Manager
5 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.33%) Support Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Implementation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) CLARiiON
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Clustering
3 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 16 (53.33%) Linux
3 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (36.67%) Debian
4 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) ITIL
2 9 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (26.67%) Project Management
4 6 (20.00%) Change Management
5 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing
6 3 (10.00%) Migration
7 1 (3.33%) ERP
7 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.33%) Information Security
7 1 (3.33%) Time Management
7 1 (3.33%) Network Architecture
7 1 (3.33%) SIEM
7 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.33%) Line Management
7 1 (3.33%) Malware Detection\Protection
7 1 (3.33%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) PowerShell
2 6 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 5 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (3.33%) CCIE
3 1 (3.33%) CCNP
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 23 (76.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (26.67%) Terminal Server
2 8 (26.67%) vSphere
3 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) SCCM
1 2 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.33%) WMI
2 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (46.67%) VMware
3 11 (36.67%) Red Hat
4 9 (30.00%) Cisco
5 8 (26.67%) CheckPoint
5 8 (26.67%) F5
6 6 (20.00%) 3PAR
6 6 (20.00%) Oracle
6 6 (20.00%) HP
7 5 (16.67%) Dell
7 5 (16.67%) EMC
8 4 (13.33%) Dell Compellent
9 3 (10.00%) Citrix
10 1 (3.33%) Splunk
10 1 (3.33%) AppSense
10 1 (3.33%) Veeam