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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 41 55 64
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +9
Contract jobs citing DHCP 5 23 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.98% 2.44% 1.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.25% 11.79% 6.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Median daily rate - £250 £203
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 7
Median hourly rate £18.75 £35.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.42% +94.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.15 £35.00 £17.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £35.00 £18.28
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +10.71%

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
69 195 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 13.58% 20.72% 19.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 115 75
Median daily rate £338 £474 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.75% +22.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £226 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 17
Median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 23 February 2017. 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 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
Warrington +12 1 - -
DHCP
North West

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 9 (90.00%) LAN
2 8 (80.00%) VLAN
3 7 (70.00%) Firewall
3 7 (70.00%) WAN
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco
3 7 (70.00%) VPN
3 7 (70.00%) DNS
4 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (30.00%) Citrix
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (30.00%) Ethernet
5 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (30.00%) VoIP
5 3 (30.00%) Network Design
6 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (20.00%) Wireless
6 2 (20.00%) IPsec
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) CCNP
6 2 (20.00%) CCNA
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) HP
6 2 (20.00%) NHS
6 2 (20.00%) 802.11
6 2 (20.00%) 802.1X
6 2 (20.00%) Wireless Security
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter

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 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) LAN
2 8 (80.00%) VLAN
3 7 (70.00%) DNS
3 7 (70.00%) Firewall
3 7 (70.00%) VPN
3 7 (70.00%) WAN
4 3 (30.00%) Ethernet
4 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (30.00%) VoIP
5 2 (20.00%) 802.11
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (20.00%) IPsec
5 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (20.00%) Wireless
5 2 (20.00%) Wireless Security
6 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (10.00%) NAS
6 1 (10.00%) Network Security
6 1 (10.00%) SSH
6 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MS Access
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall Support
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (10.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Network Support
2 1 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Network Technician
2 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Security Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) NHS
2 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Network Design
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Release Management
2 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Service Management
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCNA
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) CWNA
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) Lumension
4 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) VMware