The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff 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 44 33 35
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Contract jobs citing DHCP 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.30% 1.19% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.85% 12.00% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £410 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.82% +17.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £306
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -10.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.35 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -3.43%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
54 25 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.27% 9.92% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 14 18
Average daily rate £375 £400 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +48.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £305 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £435 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £17.50
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 Cardiff

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (83.33%) Office 365
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) SCDPM
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Intune
3 4 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
3 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (66.67%) MCTS
3 4 (66.67%) MCITP
3 4 (66.67%) Internet
3 4 (66.67%) McAfee
3 4 (66.67%) GIS
3 4 (66.67%) MCSE
3 4 (66.67%) IIS
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
5 1 (16.67%) VCP5
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (83.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
3 4 (66.67%) SAN
3 4 (66.67%) Internet
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Server Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Wintel Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) GIS
2 1 (16.67%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) OS/400
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VBScript
2 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) MCTS
2 4 (66.67%) MCITP
2 4 (66.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) VCP5
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Intune
1 4 (66.67%) SCDPM
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) McAfee
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) IBM