The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Chester region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 7 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Contract jobs citing DHCP 15 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 11.11% 2.58% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 57.69% 10.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£230 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £275 £323
% change year-on-year
- -14.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 £31.56 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.95% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-9.85% +1.42%
Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
26 39 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 19.26% 25.16% 26.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 13
Average daily rate £246 £275 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.45% -42.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 1
Average hourly rate £31.50 £31.56 £14.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.17% +110.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.38
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +4.61%
DHCP
Cheshire

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 July 2014.

DHCP Hourly Rate Histogram in Chester

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 52 (94.55%) DNS
2 33 (60.00%) Firewall
3 25 (45.45%) Windows
4 23 (41.82%) Configuration Management
4 23 (41.82%) Red Hat
4 23 (41.82%) Maven
4 23 (41.82%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (41.82%) CentOS
4 23 (41.82%) Amazon EC2
4 23 (41.82%) Amazon S3
4 23 (41.82%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (41.82%) Open Source
4 23 (41.82%) Puppet
4 23 (41.82%) Hudson
4 23 (41.82%) Route 53
4 23 (41.82%) Jenkins
4 23 (41.82%) Amazon ELB
4 23 (41.82%) Vagrant
5 22 (40.00%) DevOps
5 22 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 21 (38.18%) RightScale
6 21 (38.18%) VMware
7 19 (34.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (30.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (29.09%) Hyper-V
10 15 (27.27%) QA
10 15 (27.27%) LAN
10 15 (27.27%) WAN
11 13 (23.64%) TCP/IP
11 13 (23.64%) ITIL

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 10 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 9 (16.36%) IIS
3 7 (12.73%) Apache
3 7 (12.73%) WebSphere
3 7 (12.73%) Jetty
3 7 (12.73%) nginx
3 7 (12.73%) OpenStack
4 6 (10.91%) MS Exchange
5 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
6 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (5.45%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (5.45%) Lync
8 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Office
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 23 (41.82%) Amazon EC2
1 23 (41.82%) Amazon S3
1 23 (41.82%) Amazon AWS
1 23 (41.82%) Route 53
1 23 (41.82%) Amazon ELB
2 12 (21.82%) SaaS
2 12 (21.82%) PaaS
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 52 (94.55%) DNS
2 33 (60.00%) Firewall
3 15 (27.27%) LAN
3 15 (27.27%) WAN
4 13 (23.64%) TCP/IP
5 11 (20.00%) SAN
5 11 (20.00%) VLAN
6 8 (14.55%) HTTP
7 7 (12.73%) VPN
8 5 (9.09%) DMZ
8 5 (9.09%) Internet
8 5 (9.09%) BGP
8 5 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
8 5 (9.09%) Wireless
9 4 (7.27%) Cisco PIX
9 4 (7.27%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.82%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (12.73%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (41.82%) Maven
1 23 (41.82%) Hudson
1 23 (41.82%) Jenkins
2 7 (12.73%) Cucumber
2 7 (12.73%) JUnit
3 1 (1.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (7.27%) Local Government
2 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (25.45%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (18.18%) Analyst
3 8 (14.55%) Wintel Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Network Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (3.64%) Server Engineer
5 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (3.64%) Wintel Support
5 2 (3.64%) Server Analyst
5 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (3.64%) Architect
5 2 (3.64%) Project Manager
5 2 (3.64%) Support Analyst
5 2 (3.64%) Wintel Support Analyst
5 2 (3.64%) Storage Manager
6 1 (1.82%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (1.82%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (1.82%) Administrator
6 1 (1.82%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.73%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 23 (41.82%) Open Source
2 11 (20.00%) Clustering
3 6 (10.91%) Firmware
4 3 (5.45%) Replication
5 2 (3.64%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.82%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 25 (45.45%) Windows
2 23 (41.82%) CentOS
3 19 (34.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (30.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (21.82%) Linux
6 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.82%) Configuration Management
1 23 (41.82%) Continuous Integration
2 22 (40.00%) DevOps
3 13 (23.64%) ITIL
4 12 (21.82%) Migration
5 7 (12.73%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (12.73%) Performance Testing
5 7 (12.73%) JVM Tuning
6 6 (10.91%) High Availability
7 5 (9.09%) Incident Management
7 5 (9.09%) Load Balancing
8 4 (7.27%) Project Management
8 4 (7.27%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.64%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.64%) Capacity Management
10 1 (1.82%) Data Migration
10 1 (1.82%) Matrix Management
10 1 (1.82%) Penetration Testing
10 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.73%) Java
1 7 (12.73%) Ruby
2 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.27%) SQL
4 3 (5.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) CCNP
1 5 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.27%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.82%) PMP
3 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.82%) MCITP
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.82%) MCP
3 1 (1.82%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 22 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (29.09%) Hyper-V
3 9 (16.36%) VMware ESX
4 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (9.09%) XenApp
6 2 (3.64%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (3.64%) vSphere
7 1 (1.82%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 23 (41.82%) Puppet
1 23 (41.82%) Vagrant
2 13 (23.64%) SCCM
3 10 (18.18%) SCOM
4 5 (9.09%) NetBackup
5 2 (3.64%) Backup Exec
5 2 (3.64%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (41.82%) Red Hat
2 21 (38.18%) VMware
2 21 (38.18%) RightScale
3 10 (18.18%) Citrix
3 10 (18.18%) Cisco
4 7 (12.73%) HP
5 5 (9.09%) Juniper
5 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 4 (7.27%) F5
6 4 (7.27%) Blue Coat
6 4 (7.27%) Dell
7 3 (5.45%) NetApp
8 2 (3.64%) McAfee
8 2 (3.64%) EMC
8 2 (3.64%) IBM
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