The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 79 86 72
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Contract jobs citing DHCP 13 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.84% 0.63% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.56% 5.88% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £465 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.10% +43.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £315 £286
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +10.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.07 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -3.03%
DHCP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
172 153 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.08% 10.63% 16.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 55 85
Average daily rate £360 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £110 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £423 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 38
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.94 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.80 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £20.03 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+47.27% -10.97%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Nottinghamshire -8 5 £244 +95.00% 2
Derbyshire +9 4 £425 -23.42%
Leicestershire +6 1 £250 - 1
Lincolnshire - 1 - - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £300 - 4
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 23 (95.83%) DNS
2 21 (87.50%) Windows
3 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 15 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
7 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
8 6 (25.00%) Cisco
8 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (20.83%) LAN
9 5 (20.83%) WAN
9 5 (20.83%) Firewall
10 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
10 4 (16.67%) VMware
10 4 (16.67%) ITIL
10 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (16.67%) HP
11 3 (12.50%) Citrix
11 3 (12.50%) MCSE
11 3 (12.50%) SAN
11 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (12.50%) Office 365
11 3 (12.50%) WSUS
11 3 (12.50%) MCITP
11 3 (12.50%) Migration
12 2 (8.33%) Retail
12 2 (8.33%) Penetration Testing

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.17%) Lync
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (95.83%) DNS
2 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
3 5 (20.83%) LAN
3 5 (20.83%) WAN
3 5 (20.83%) Firewall
4 3 (12.50%) SAN
5 2 (8.33%) VLAN
5 2 (8.33%) Internet
5 2 (8.33%) MPLS
5 2 (8.33%) VoIP
5 2 (8.33%) VPN
5 2 (8.33%) HSRP
6 1 (4.17%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (4.17%) SSL
6 1 (4.17%) Kerberos
6 1 (4.17%) LDAP
6 1 (4.17%) Wireless
6 1 (4.17%) OSPF
6 1 (4.17%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Server Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Project Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.17%) Network Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Project Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.17%) Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) ADSI
1 1 (4.17%) ISPF
1 1 (4.17%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) AS400
2 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.17%) FMCG
2 1 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.17%) PKI
2 1 (4.17%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
6 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.17%) Linux
7 1 (4.17%) CentOS
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.17%) Project Management
4 1 (4.17%) Network Architecture
4 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.17%) Time Management
4 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.17%) Information Assurance
4 1 (4.17%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (4.17%) Information Security
4 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
1 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
1 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.50%) MCSE
2 3 (12.50%) MCITP
3 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.17%) CCNP
4 1 (4.17%) CCNA
4 1 (4.17%) CCDP
4 1 (4.17%) CISSP
4 1 (4.17%) CISA
4 1 (4.17%) CISM
4 1 (4.17%) VCP4
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.33%) vSphere
3 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.17%) XenApp
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) WSUS
2 2 (8.33%) SCCM
3 1 (4.17%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) Cisco
3 4 (16.67%) VMware
3 4 (16.67%) HP
4 3 (12.50%) Citrix
5 2 (8.33%) Symantec
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle
6 1 (4.17%) Avaya
6 1 (4.17%) Dell
6 1 (4.17%) McAfee
6 1 (4.17%) Lotus
6 1 (4.17%) Veeam
6 1 (4.17%) Lumension
6 1 (4.17%) LANDesk
6 1 (4.17%) Altiris