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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 49 41 58
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Contract jobs citing DHCP 22 27 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.38% 3.45% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.18% 20.61% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
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£225 £228 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.09% -30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £31.50 £31.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% -0.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -18.42%
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
109 131 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 11.77% 16.73% 19.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 57 52
Average daily rate £425 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.09% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £175 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £615 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 18
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.20 £16.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+28.37% -26.00%

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

DHCP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 2 July 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 -13 13 £225 -16.66% 4
Crewe - 5 - -
Warrington +5 3 - - 2
DHCP
North West

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 30 (73.17%) DNS
2 15 (36.59%) Firewall
3 14 (34.15%) Windows
4 12 (29.27%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (29.27%) Incident Management
5 11 (26.83%) TCP/IP
6 10 (24.39%) Citrix
6 10 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (21.95%) DevOps
7 9 (21.95%) Cisco
7 9 (21.95%) VLAN
8 8 (19.51%) Load Balancing
8 8 (19.51%) Network Security
8 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
8 8 (19.51%) SLA
8 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
8 8 (19.51%) ITIL
9 7 (17.07%) HTML
9 7 (17.07%) Java
9 7 (17.07%) Linux
9 7 (17.07%) CCNA
9 7 (17.07%) Internet
9 7 (17.07%) Device Driver
10 6 (14.63%) VMware
10 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
10 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
10 6 (14.63%) Smartphone
10 6 (14.63%) Shell Script
10 6 (14.63%) Blackberry
10 6 (14.63%) VPN

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 3 (7.32%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) Apache
2 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.44%) Jetty
2 1 (2.44%) nginx
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) 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 30 (73.17%) DNS
2 15 (36.59%) Firewall
3 11 (26.83%) TCP/IP
4 9 (21.95%) VLAN
5 8 (19.51%) Network Security
6 7 (17.07%) Internet
7 6 (14.63%) VPN
7 6 (14.63%) Broadband
8 5 (12.20%) WAN
9 4 (9.76%) LAN
9 4 (9.76%) SAN
10 2 (4.88%) HTTP
10 2 (4.88%) NAS
11 1 (2.44%) tcpdump
11 1 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (2.44%) MPLS
11 1 (2.44%) EIGRP
11 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
11 1 (2.44%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.44%) Big Data
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
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 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Local Government
3 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Analyst
2 9 (21.95%) Service Desk Analyst
2 9 (21.95%) Service Analyst
2 9 (21.95%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (9.76%) Network Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Network Technician
6 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.88%) Field Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Security Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Network Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) HTML
2 1 (2.44%) Servlets
2 1 (2.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Device Driver
2 6 (14.63%) Blackberry
2 6 (14.63%) Smartphone
2 6 (14.63%) iPhone
2 6 (14.63%) iPad
3 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.44%) GIS
4 1 (2.44%) Replication
4 1 (2.44%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (34.15%) Windows
2 7 (17.07%) Linux
3 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (9.76%) CentOS
5 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Incident Management
2 9 (21.95%) DevOps
3 8 (19.51%) ITIL
3 8 (19.51%) Load Balancing
4 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (9.76%) Open Source
4 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
4 4 (9.76%) Auto-Scaling
4 4 (9.76%) SIEM
5 3 (7.32%) Data Protection
5 3 (7.32%) Project Management
5 3 (7.32%) Migration
5 3 (7.32%) Business Continuity
5 3 (7.32%) Information Security
5 3 (7.32%) Web Development
6 2 (4.88%) Workflow
6 2 (4.88%) Data Centre Operations
7 1 (2.44%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (2.44%) Change Control
7 1 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) Java
2 6 (14.63%) Shell Script
3 4 (9.76%) SQL
4 2 (4.88%) Ruby
4 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.44%) Python
5 1 (2.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (17.07%) CCNA
3 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
3 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
4 4 (9.76%) CCNP
5 3 (7.32%) CISSP
5 3 (7.32%) A+ Certification
5 3 (7.32%) CEH
6 2 (4.88%) MCITP
6 2 (4.88%) Degree
6 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.88%) MCSE
6 2 (4.88%) MCP
7 1 (2.44%) HNC
7 1 (2.44%) PMP
7 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) SLA
2 3 (7.32%) QA
3 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
2 6 (14.63%) XenApp
2 6 (14.63%) XenDesktop
3 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.20%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.44%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.44%) Samba
5 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.44%) iptables
5 1 (2.44%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Puppet
2 4 (9.76%) Vagrant
3 2 (4.88%) SCCM
3 2 (4.88%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.44%) SCOM
4 1 (2.44%) MOM
4 1 (2.44%) Nagios
4 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.44%) Opsview
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Citrix
2 9 (21.95%) Cisco
3 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
4 6 (14.63%) VMware
5 4 (9.76%) ArcSight
5 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
6 3 (7.32%) Juniper
6 3 (7.32%) Symantec
7 2 (4.88%) RightScale
7 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.88%) Sun
7 2 (4.88%) HP
8 1 (2.44%) NetApp
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle
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