The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 51 65 61
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Contract jobs citing DHCP 6 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.94% 1.00% 1.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.45% 5.65% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 4
Median daily rate £175 £245 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -42.01%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.18% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £21.06 £32.50 £18.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.19% +80.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.91 £20.36 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.21 £34.50 £18.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.79 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+48.81% -10.00%
DHCP
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
93 177 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 14.62% 17.66% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 125 77
Median daily rate £419 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.47% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 7
Median hourly rate £21.06 £17.77 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.52% -1.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.02 £16.01 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £162.50 £32.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing DHCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield - 2 - - 1
Warrington -1 1 - -
DHCP
North West

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DHCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 13 (65.00%) DNS
2 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (55.00%) Firewall
4 10 (50.00%) Citrix
4 10 (50.00%) Windows
5 9 (45.00%) Linux
5 9 (45.00%) LAN
6 8 (40.00%) SQL
6 8 (40.00%) WAN
6 8 (40.00%) Migration
7 7 (35.00%) Mainframe
7 7 (35.00%) EMC
7 7 (35.00%) Oracle
7 7 (35.00%) DB2
7 7 (35.00%) AIX
7 7 (35.00%) HPUX
7 7 (35.00%) Solaris
7 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
7 7 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (30.00%) VLAN
8 6 (30.00%) Cisco
9 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 5 (25.00%) VPN
10 4 (20.00%) VoIP
10 4 (20.00%) Network Design
10 4 (20.00%) Network Security
10 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
11 3 (15.00%) Fortinet
11 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
11 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) DNS
2 11 (55.00%) Firewall
3 9 (45.00%) LAN
4 8 (40.00%) WAN
5 6 (30.00%) VLAN
6 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 5 (25.00%) VPN
7 4 (20.00%) Network Security
7 4 (20.00%) VoIP
8 3 (15.00%) SAN
8 3 (15.00%) WLAN
9 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (10.00%) IPsec
9 2 (10.00%) MPLS
10 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (5.00%) NAS
10 1 (5.00%) SSH
10 1 (5.00%) SSL
10 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) DB2
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) AIX Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Lead Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) AIX Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Check Point Support
4 1 (5.00%) Designer
4 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Security Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (10.00%) NHS
3 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Linux
3 7 (35.00%) AIX
3 7 (35.00%) HPUX
3 7 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (35.00%) Solaris
4 2 (10.00%) CentOS
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) Unix
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Migration
2 4 (20.00%) Network Design
3 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps
4 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Release Management
5 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.00%) CCIE
4 1 (5.00%) CCNA
4 1 (5.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (10.00%) Puppet
1 2 (10.00%) WSUS
2 1 (5.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Citrix
2 7 (35.00%) EMC
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco
4 3 (15.00%) Fortinet
4 3 (15.00%) HP
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (10.00%) RightScale
5 2 (10.00%) Symantec
5 2 (10.00%) VMware
6 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.00%) F5
6 1 (5.00%) Fujitsu
6 1 (5.00%) Juniper
6 1 (5.00%) LANDesk
6 1 (5.00%) Lumension
6 1 (5.00%) Palo Alto
6 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds