The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 19 4 23
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +19
Contract jobs citing DHCP 14 26 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 6.80% 15.03% 1.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.00% 59.09% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Average daily rate
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£225 £310 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.41% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £21.25 £28.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.77% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.38 £16.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+14.84% -13.51%
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Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 44 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 19.42% 25.43% 16.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 11 6
Average daily rate £400 £310 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% +12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £730 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £16.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +166.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -28.00%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in Chester

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

DHCP
Hourly Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the Chester region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

DHCP Hourly Rate Histogram in Chester

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 9 (47.37%) DNS
1 9 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (47.37%) DevOps
2 7 (36.84%) Network Security
2 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (36.84%) Java
2 7 (36.84%) Load Balancing
3 6 (31.58%) Firewall
3 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
3 6 (31.58%) Linux
3 6 (31.58%) CCNA
3 6 (31.58%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco
5 4 (21.05%) CCNP
5 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
5 4 (21.05%) MS Office
5 4 (21.05%) VLAN
6 3 (15.79%) CEH
6 3 (15.79%) Maven
6 3 (15.79%) Local Government
6 3 (15.79%) Information Security
6 3 (15.79%) Finance
6 3 (15.79%) Migration
6 3 (15.79%) VMware
6 3 (15.79%) Symantec
6 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
6 3 (15.79%) Juniper
6 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 1 (5.26%) IIS
1 1 (5.26%) Apache
1 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
1 1 (5.26%) Jetty
1 1 (5.26%) nginx
1 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 9 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (31.58%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (15.79%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (15.79%) Amazon S3
3 3 (15.79%) Route 53
3 3 (15.79%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (5.26%) SaaS
4 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) DNS
2 7 (36.84%) Network Security
3 6 (31.58%) Firewall
4 4 (21.05%) VLAN
4 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.26%) WAN
5 1 (5.26%) HTTP
5 1 (5.26%) SAN
5 1 (5.26%) MPLS
5 1 (5.26%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Maven
1 3 (15.79%) Hudson
1 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.26%) JUnit
2 1 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Field Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Network Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Wintel Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) GIS
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (15.79%) CentOS
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) DevOps
2 7 (36.84%) Load Balancing
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
3 3 (15.79%) Open Source
3 3 (15.79%) SIEM
3 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) Migration
3 3 (15.79%) Information Security
3 3 (15.79%) Web Development
3 3 (15.79%) Auto-Scaling
4 2 (10.53%) Workflow
4 2 (10.53%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (31.58%) CCNA
3 4 (21.05%) CCNP
4 3 (15.79%) CEH
4 3 (15.79%) CISSP
4 3 (15.79%) A+ Certification
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (10.53%) MCP
5 2 (10.53%) MCSE
5 2 (10.53%) MCITP
6 1 (5.26%) PMP
6 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Puppet
1 3 (15.79%) Vagrant
2 2 (10.53%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco
3 3 (15.79%) ArcSight
3 3 (15.79%) Juniper
3 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.79%) Symantec
3 3 (15.79%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) RightScale
4 2 (10.53%) Sun
4 2 (10.53%) HP