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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 54 27 54
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +27
Contract jobs citing DHCP 23 44 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.31% 5.43% 0.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 33.85% 5.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 1
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£404 £350 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.35% +45.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £282 £290
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -2.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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
138 130 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 13.86% 16.03% 16.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 39 50
Average daily rate £400 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £173 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £457 £527
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 12
Average hourly rate £15.50 £32.50 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.30% -5.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £18.03 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 April 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
Chester -19 10 £463 +32.14% 1
Warrington -13 5 £420 +54.12% 1
Crewe - 3 - - 3
Runcorn - 1 - - 1
Daresbury - 1 £408 -
DHCP
North West

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 18 (56.25%) DNS
2 12 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (34.38%) Firewall
3 11 (34.38%) VLAN
4 10 (31.25%) Cisco
5 9 (28.13%) CCNA
5 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (25.00%) DevOps
6 8 (25.00%) Windows
6 8 (25.00%) Load Balancing
6 8 (25.00%) Network Security
7 7 (21.88%) Incident Management
7 7 (21.88%) Java
7 7 (21.88%) Linux
7 7 (21.88%) Citrix
8 6 (18.75%) Shell Script
8 6 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (18.75%) Local Government
9 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
9 5 (15.63%) ITIL
9 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
9 5 (15.63%) VPN
10 4 (12.50%) Broadband
10 4 (12.50%) HTML
10 4 (12.50%) SLA
10 4 (12.50%) Internet
10 4 (12.50%) MPLS
10 4 (12.50%) Blackberry
10 4 (12.50%) Device Driver
10 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.13%) Jetty
2 1 (3.13%) nginx
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (9.38%) Route 53
3 3 (9.38%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (9.38%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (9.38%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.13%) SaaS
4 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (56.25%) DNS
2 11 (34.38%) Firewall
2 11 (34.38%) VLAN
3 8 (25.00%) Network Security
4 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
4 5 (15.63%) VPN
5 4 (12.50%) Broadband
5 4 (12.50%) Internet
5 4 (12.50%) MPLS
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (9.38%) EIGRP
6 3 (9.38%) SAN
6 3 (9.38%) LAN
6 3 (9.38%) WAN
7 2 (6.25%) HTTP
7 2 (6.25%) NAS
8 1 (3.13%) tcpdump
8 1 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (3.13%) iSCSI
8 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Big Data
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Hudson
1 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
1 3 (9.38%) Maven
1 3 (9.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.13%) JUnit
General
1 6 (18.75%) Local Government
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Network Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Service Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (9.38%) Network Technician
7 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Field Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Technician
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Technician
8 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Network Technician
8 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (3.13%) Middleware
2 1 (3.13%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 4 (12.50%) Device Driver
1 4 (12.50%) iPhone
1 4 (12.50%) Smartphone
1 4 (12.50%) iPad
2 3 (9.38%) Open Source
3 1 (3.13%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Linux
3 3 (9.38%) CentOS
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) DevOps
1 8 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 7 (21.88%) Incident Management
3 5 (15.63%) ITIL
4 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (9.38%) Auto-Scaling
5 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity
6 2 (6.25%) SIEM
7 1 (3.13%) Change Control
7 1 (3.13%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.13%) JVM Tuning
7 1 (3.13%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (3.13%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.13%) Information Security
7 1 (3.13%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) Java
2 6 (18.75%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.25%) SQL
3 2 (6.25%) Ruby
4 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (28.13%) CCNA
3 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (3.13%) CEH
5 1 (3.13%) CISSP
5 1 (3.13%) A+ Certification
5 1 (3.13%) CCNP
5 1 (3.13%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (6.25%) QA
3 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.50%) XenApp
2 4 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.13%) iptables
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (3.13%) Samba
5 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.13%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Puppet
2 3 (9.38%) Vagrant
3 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.13%) Opsview
3 1 (3.13%) SCOM
3 1 (3.13%) MOM
3 1 (3.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Cisco
2 7 (21.88%) Citrix
3 3 (9.38%) VMware
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.38%) Juniper
3 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.25%) ArcSight
4 2 (6.25%) RightScale
5 1 (3.13%) Symantec
5 1 (3.13%) NetApp
5 1 (3.13%) Sun
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle
Crewe, Cheshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £13.50 - £15.50 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago