The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 29 25 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -20
Contract jobs citing DHCP 5 12 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 2.58% 5.02% 17.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.13% 32.43% 64.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 12
Median daily rate £250 £344 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -0.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £249 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £439 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £284
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £21.25 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.75% +14.28%
DHCP
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
31 37 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 15.98% 15.48% 27.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 16
Median daily rate £375 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £355 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 10
Median hourly rate £21.00 £15.92 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.90% -50.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.35 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +41.72%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester region citing DHCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Chester region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 9 (100.00%) DNS
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Local Government
2 7 (77.78%) MCITP
2 7 (77.78%) SCCM
2 7 (77.78%) Office 365
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) MCSA
2 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 4 (44.44%) Migration
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco
6 2 (22.22%) ISDN
6 2 (22.22%) LAN
6 2 (22.22%) VoIP
6 2 (22.22%) WLAN
6 2 (22.22%) WAN
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (22.22%) HP
6 2 (22.22%) CCNP
6 2 (22.22%) CCNA
6 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) Office 365
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) ISDN
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) VoIP
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) WLAN
General
1 7 (77.78%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Cloud Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Migration Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 7 (77.78%) MCITP
1 7 (77.78%) MCSA
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
4 1 (11.11%) AppSense