The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 91 96 73
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -23
Contract jobs citing DHCP 38 36 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.68% 1.40% 2.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.92% 9.35% 15.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 45
Median daily rate £325 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £216 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £399 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.18% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 6
Median hourly rate £16.50 £28.69 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.48% +63.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.79 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+48.81% -10.00%
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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
383 385 465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.91% 14.96% 16.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 199 274
Median daily rate £350 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £248 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 46 36
Median hourly rate £29.61 £30.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.30% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing DHCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +9 20 £325 - 5
Cambridgeshire +8 8 £203 -46.71% 4
Essex +1 6 £288 -28.12% 2
Bedfordshire +4 4 £458 -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 East of England region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 63 (96.92%) DNS
2 33 (50.77%) Active Directory
3 29 (44.62%) Cisco
4 28 (43.08%) Windows
4 28 (43.08%) VMware
5 27 (41.54%) Microsoft
6 24 (36.92%) Linux
7 20 (30.77%) Firewall
8 15 (23.08%) Apache
8 15 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (23.08%) nginx
9 14 (21.54%) Opscode Chef
9 14 (21.54%) PowerShell
9 14 (21.54%) LAN
9 14 (21.54%) Nagios
9 14 (21.54%) LAMP
9 14 (21.54%) Windows Server
10 13 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (20.00%) FreeRADIUS
10 13 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (18.46%) Data Centre
11 12 (18.46%) Juniper
11 12 (18.46%) CCNA
11 12 (18.46%) MS Exchange
11 12 (18.46%) PostgreSQL
12 11 (16.92%) IIS
12 11 (16.92%) vSphere
12 11 (16.92%) Security Cleared
13 10 (15.38%) SC Cleared

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 15 (23.08%) Apache
1 15 (23.08%) nginx
2 12 (18.46%) MS Exchange
3 11 (16.92%) IIS
4 7 (10.77%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (10.77%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.08%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.08%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.54%) JBoss
7 1 (1.54%) Jetty
7 1 (1.54%) Mongrel
7 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.54%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (9.23%) MS Excel
1 6 (9.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.77%) Office 365
2 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.62%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.54%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.54%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.54%) G Suite
6 1 (1.54%) Google App Engine
6 1 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (96.92%) DNS
2 20 (30.77%) Firewall
3 14 (21.54%) LAN
4 10 (15.38%) Network Security
4 10 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 9 (13.85%) VPN
6 7 (10.77%) LDAP
7 6 (9.23%) FTP
7 6 (9.23%) Internet
8 5 (7.69%) Ethernet
8 5 (7.69%) HTTP
8 5 (7.69%) IPsec
8 5 (7.69%) VoIP
9 4 (6.15%) Kerberos
10 3 (4.62%) OSPF
10 3 (4.62%) SMTP
10 3 (4.62%) VLAN
10 3 (4.62%) WAN
10 3 (4.62%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (4.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.46%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (13.85%) MySQL
3 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.54%) GIS
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.54%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (6.15%) Local Government
2 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.54%) Finance
3 1 (1.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (24.62%) Administrator
1 16 (24.62%) Systems Administrator
2 14 (21.54%) Network Engineer
3 10 (15.38%) Analyst
4 7 (10.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Consultant
6 5 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Security Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (6.15%) Network Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Active Directory Administrator
8 3 (4.62%) Server Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Windows Support Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.54%) LAMP
2 5 (7.69%) LAPP Stack
2 5 (7.69%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (4.62%) OAuth
3 3 (4.62%) SAML
3 3 (4.62%) Web Services
4 2 (3.08%) 802.1X
5 1 (1.54%) .NET
5 1 (1.54%) J2EE
5 1 (1.54%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.15%) Clustering
2 4 (6.15%) PKI
3 3 (4.62%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.08%) Life Science
4 2 (3.08%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.54%) CCTV
5 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.54%) Handset
5 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.54%) NHS
5 1 (1.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (43.08%) Windows
2 24 (36.92%) Linux
3 15 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (21.54%) Windows Server
5 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (6.15%) Unix
7 4 (6.15%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.62%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.62%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.54%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (1.54%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.54%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.54%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.54%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.85%) ITIL
2 5 (7.69%) DevOps
3 3 (4.62%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (4.62%) Change Management
3 3 (4.62%) Configuration Management
3 3 (4.62%) Identity Management
3 3 (4.62%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (4.62%) Service Delivery
4 2 (3.08%) Data Protection
4 2 (3.08%) E-Commerce
4 2 (3.08%) Information Security
4 2 (3.08%) Mentoring
4 2 (3.08%) Network Management
4 2 (3.08%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (3.08%) Performance Management
4 2 (3.08%) Project Management
4 2 (3.08%) Server Hardening
4 2 (3.08%) Software Deployment
4 2 (3.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (3.08%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.54%) PowerShell
2 8 (12.31%) Java
3 6 (9.23%) PHP
4 5 (7.69%) Perl
4 5 (7.69%) Python
4 5 (7.69%) Ruby
5 3 (4.62%) VBScript
6 2 (3.08%) SQL
7 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.54%) C
7 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (18.46%) CCNA
3 11 (16.92%) Security Cleared
4 10 (15.38%) SC Cleared
5 5 (7.69%) MCSA
5 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (4.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (3.08%) DBS Check
7 2 (3.08%) MCITP
7 2 (3.08%) MOS
8 1 (1.54%) CCIE
8 1 (1.54%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 33 (50.77%) Active Directory
2 13 (20.00%) FreeRADIUS
2 13 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (16.92%) vSphere
4 7 (10.77%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (9.23%) Hyper-V
5 6 (9.23%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (9.23%) XenApp
6 2 (3.08%) Firmware
6 2 (3.08%) NFS
6 2 (3.08%) Terminal Server
6 2 (3.08%) Terminal Services
6 2 (3.08%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.08%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.54%) BitLocker
7 1 (1.54%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.54%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (21.54%) Nagios
1 14 (21.54%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (15.38%) SCCM
3 8 (12.31%) WSUS
4 7 (10.77%) Puppet
5 6 (9.23%) Graphite
5 6 (9.23%) logstash
6 5 (7.69%) Ansible
7 3 (4.62%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (4.62%) SCOM
8 1 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.54%) NetApp OnCommand
8 1 (1.54%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (1.54%) vMotion
Vendors
1 29 (44.62%) Cisco
2 28 (43.08%) VMware
3 27 (41.54%) Microsoft
4 12 (18.46%) Juniper
5 10 (15.38%) CheckPoint
5 10 (15.38%) Citrix
6 6 (9.23%) Oracle
7 5 (7.69%) Apple
8 4 (6.15%) Dell
8 4 (6.15%) HP
8 4 (6.15%) NetApp
9 3 (4.62%) F5
9 3 (4.62%) Symantec
10 2 (3.08%) Google
10 2 (3.08%) IBM
10 2 (3.08%) Mitel
10 2 (3.08%) Palo Alto
11 1 (1.54%) Cognos
11 1 (1.54%) Intel Security
11 1 (1.54%) Sophos
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