The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 66 54 58
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Contract jobs citing DHCP 12 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.10% 1.95% 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.52% 10.88% 7.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 4
Average daily rate
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£250 £425 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% +78.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £169 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £430 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £298
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +0.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 2
Average hourly rate £17.33 £18.00 £31.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.72% -42.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
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
126 147 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 11.53% 17.90% 18.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 69 66
Average daily rate £413 £305 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.24% -18.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 15 22
Average hourly rate £17.33 £20.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.35% -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.84 £16.79 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £45.00 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Crewe - 5 - - 1
Warrington -9 2 £275 +57.14%
Chester -13 2 - - 1
DHCP
North West

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (70.73%) DNS
2 18 (43.90%) Windows
3 17 (41.46%) TCP/IP
4 13 (31.71%) SLA
4 13 (31.71%) Incident Management
5 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
6 11 (26.83%) Firewall
7 10 (24.39%) Device Driver
7 10 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (24.39%) Internet
7 10 (24.39%) ITIL
7 10 (24.39%) HTML
7 10 (24.39%) MS Office
8 9 (21.95%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared
8 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
8 9 (21.95%) DevOps
9 8 (19.51%) Network Security
9 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (19.51%) Load Balancing
9 8 (19.51%) Citrix
9 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
9 8 (19.51%) Cisco
10 7 (17.07%) Java
11 6 (14.63%) Linux
11 6 (14.63%) CCNA
11 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (14.63%) Shell Script
11 6 (14.63%) VMware
11 6 (14.63%) Cloud Computing

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (4.88%) IIS
1 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.44%) Jetty
2 1 (2.44%) nginx
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.44%) Apache
2 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (24.39%) MS Office
2 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.44%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (14.63%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (9.76%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (9.76%) Amazon S3
3 4 (9.76%) Route 53
3 4 (9.76%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (2.44%) SaaS
4 1 (2.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (70.73%) DNS
2 17 (41.46%) TCP/IP
3 11 (26.83%) Firewall
4 10 (24.39%) Internet
5 8 (19.51%) Network Security
6 5 (12.20%) VLAN
6 5 (12.20%) WAN
7 4 (9.76%) Broadband
7 4 (9.76%) LAN
7 4 (9.76%) VPN
7 4 (9.76%) SAN
8 3 (7.32%) Wireless
9 2 (4.88%) VoIP
10 1 (2.44%) HTTP
10 1 (2.44%) NAS
10 1 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (2.44%) MPLS
10 1 (2.44%) EIGRP
10 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (2.44%) Big Data
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Maven
1 4 (9.76%) Hudson
1 4 (9.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.44%) JUnit
2 1 (2.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Analyst
2 11 (26.83%) Service Analyst
2 11 (26.83%) 1st Line Support
2 11 (26.83%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (21.95%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Network Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (4.88%) Security Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) Architect
6 1 (2.44%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.44%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.44%) Field Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Network Technician
6 1 (2.44%) Security Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) Network Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (2.44%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) HTML
2 1 (2.44%) Servlets
2 1 (2.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Device Driver
2 4 (9.76%) Smartphone
2 4 (9.76%) iPhone
2 4 (9.76%) iPad
2 4 (9.76%) Blackberry
3 3 (7.32%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.88%) GIS
5 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.44%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Windows
2 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (14.63%) Linux
3 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (9.76%) CentOS
5 3 (7.32%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Incident Management
2 10 (24.39%) ITIL
3 9 (21.95%) DevOps
4 8 (19.51%) Load Balancing
5 5 (12.20%) Project Management
6 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
6 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (9.76%) Information Security
6 4 (9.76%) Web Development
6 4 (9.76%) Auto-Scaling
6 4 (9.76%) Data Protection
6 4 (9.76%) Open Source
6 4 (9.76%) SIEM
7 3 (7.32%) Migration
8 2 (4.88%) Workflow
8 2 (4.88%) Data Centre Operations
9 1 (2.44%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (2.44%) Change Control
9 1 (2.44%) JVM Tuning
9 1 (2.44%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) Java
2 6 (14.63%) Shell Script
3 4 (9.76%) SQL
4 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared
1 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
2 6 (14.63%) CCNA
3 5 (12.20%) CCNP
4 4 (9.76%) CEH
4 4 (9.76%) CISSP
4 4 (9.76%) A+ Certification
5 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.88%) MCP
5 2 (4.88%) MCSE
5 2 (4.88%) MCITP
6 1 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.44%) PMP
6 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (31.71%) SLA
2 3 (7.32%) QA
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
2 6 (14.63%) XenApp
2 6 (14.63%) XenDesktop
3 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.88%) XenServer
5 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Puppet
1 4 (9.76%) Vagrant
2 2 (4.88%) SCCM
2 2 (4.88%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.51%) Cisco
2 8 (19.51%) Citrix
3 6 (14.63%) VMware
4 4 (9.76%) ArcSight
4 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
4 4 (9.76%) Symantec
5 3 (7.32%) Sun
6 2 (4.88%) HP
6 2 (4.88%) Toshiba
6 2 (4.88%) BT
6 2 (4.88%) RightScale
6 2 (4.88%) Avaya
6 2 (4.88%) Juniper
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle
Crewe, Cheshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £17.33 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago