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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 75 86 110
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +24
Contract jobs citing DHCP 78 41 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.52% 1.72% 1.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.55% 11.20% 6.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 17 14
Average daily rate
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£338 £298 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.44% -8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £190 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £403 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £305 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.83% -12.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 2
Average hourly rate £26.38 £11.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.77% -43.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £11.00 £19.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.75 £14.60 £19.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £17.85 £15.96
% change year-on-year
+11.55% +11.80%
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
536 366 522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.35% 15.35% 17.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 150 221
Average daily rate £338 £300 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.07% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 55 56
Average hourly rate £27.50 £20.88 £33.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.73% -37.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.10 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 October 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

DHCP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014. 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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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
Bedfordshire - 31 £350 - 4
Cambridgeshire -6 17 £306 +61.18% 10
Hertfordshire -17 11 £160 -46.21% 3
Essex -20 9 £338 -12.90% 2
Norfolk -3 7 £175 -30.00% 1
Suffolk +9 3 - - 1
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

1 118 (92.19%) DNS
2 110 (85.94%) Windows
3 98 (76.56%) Microsoft
4 86 (67.19%) Active Directory
5 50 (39.06%) MS Excel
5 50 (39.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 46 (35.94%) SCCM
7 43 (33.59%) SCOM
7 43 (33.59%) IIS
7 43 (33.59%) VMware
8 39 (30.47%) Linux
8 39 (30.47%) FTP
9 38 (29.69%) TCP/IP
10 36 (28.13%) MS Exchange
11 35 (27.34%) PowerShell
12 34 (26.56%) Windows 7
12 34 (26.56%) E-Commerce
12 34 (26.56%) Firewall
13 32 (25.00%) ITIL
14 26 (20.31%) HP
15 25 (19.53%) Citrix
15 25 (19.53%) VMware Infrastructure
16 24 (18.75%) SAN
16 24 (18.75%) Cisco
17 23 (17.97%) .NET
17 23 (17.97%) Windows Server 2003
18 22 (17.19%) Exchange Server 2010
18 22 (17.19%) Windows Server 2012
19 19 (14.84%) SQL Server
19 19 (14.84%) MS Office

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 43 (33.59%) IIS
2 36 (28.13%) MS Exchange
3 22 (17.19%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (13.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (10.16%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (6.25%) Apache
7 7 (5.47%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (3.91%) SharePoint
9 3 (2.34%) IBM Notes
9 3 (2.34%) CMS
10 2 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.78%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 50 (39.06%) MS Excel
2 19 (14.84%) MS Office
3 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (14.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (10.16%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.34%) SaaS
4 2 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 118 (92.19%) DNS
2 39 (30.47%) FTP
3 38 (29.69%) TCP/IP
4 34 (26.56%) Firewall
5 24 (18.75%) SAN
6 15 (11.72%) Wireless
7 14 (10.94%) VPN
7 14 (10.94%) WAN
8 12 (9.38%) HTTP
8 12 (9.38%) LAN
9 11 (8.59%) Broadband
10 10 (7.81%) NAS
11 9 (7.03%) Telnet
12 8 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (4.69%) Internet
14 5 (3.91%) iSCSI
15 4 (3.13%) VoIP
15 4 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
15 4 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 3 (2.34%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.84%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.47%) Oracle Database
3 6 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.91%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (2.34%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.34%) DB2
5 3 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.78%) MySQL
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (6.25%) Selenium
2 5 (3.91%) Trac
2 5 (3.91%) Redmine
2 5 (3.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (3.91%) JIRA
2 5 (3.91%) MSI
2 5 (3.91%) JUnit
2 5 (3.91%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.78%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (0.78%) AdminStudio
General
1 13 (10.16%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.69%) Finance
2 6 (4.69%) Legal
2 6 (4.69%) Publishing
3 4 (3.13%) Retail
4 2 (1.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (29.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (17.97%) Support Engineer
3 11 (8.59%) Administrator
4 10 (7.81%) Network Engineer
5 9 (7.03%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (5.47%) Analyst
6 7 (5.47%) Test Engineer
7 6 (4.69%) Consultant
7 6 (4.69%) Web Engineer
7 6 (4.69%) IT Support
8 5 (3.91%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (3.91%) Server Engineer
8 5 (3.91%) Network Support
8 5 (3.91%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (3.91%) Server Support
8 5 (3.91%) Support Analyst
8 5 (3.91%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (3.13%) Desktop Engineer
9 4 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (3.13%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (17.97%) .NET
2 13 (10.16%) Web Services
3 2 (1.56%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.56%) Application Packaging
3 2 (1.56%) MSMQ
3 2 (1.56%) Middleware
4 1 (0.78%) HTML
4 1 (0.78%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.50%) Clustering
2 11 (8.59%) Blackberry
3 8 (6.25%) PKI
4 5 (3.91%) Fat Client
4 5 (3.91%) Thin Client
5 4 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.34%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (2.34%) STB
6 3 (2.34%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.34%) CLARiiON
6 3 (2.34%) Replication
7 2 (1.56%) CMDB
7 2 (1.56%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.56%) iPad
8 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.78%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.78%) NHS
8 1 (0.78%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 110 (85.94%) Windows
2 50 (39.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (30.47%) Linux
4 34 (26.56%) Windows 7
5 23 (17.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (17.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (13.28%) Windows 8
8 15 (11.72%) Windows XP
9 12 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (5.47%) Windows 2000
11 6 (4.69%) UNIX
12 4 (3.13%) Windows Vista
13 3 (2.34%) CentOS
13 3 (2.34%) AIX
13 3 (2.34%) Solaris
14 2 (1.56%) Debian
14 2 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (1.56%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.78%) Mac OS X Server
15 1 (0.78%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.56%) E-Commerce
2 32 (25.00%) ITIL
3 11 (8.59%) Migration
4 10 (7.81%) Load Balancing
4 10 (7.81%) Configuration Management
5 8 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (4.69%) Service Delivery
6 6 (4.69%) Project Management
6 6 (4.69%) DevOps
7 5 (3.91%) Database Security
7 5 (3.91%) Functional Testing
7 5 (3.91%) Use Case
8 4 (3.13%) Network Load Balancing
8 4 (3.13%) ERP
8 4 (3.13%) Test Automation
9 3 (2.34%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (2.34%) Mentoring
9 3 (2.34%) Test Scripting
9 3 (2.34%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 35 (27.34%) PowerShell
2 18 (14.06%) SQL
3 12 (9.38%) Perl
4 9 (7.03%) VB.NET
5 8 (6.25%) Ruby
5 8 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 8 (6.25%) PHP
5 8 (6.25%) Bash Shell
6 5 (3.91%) Shell Script
6 5 (3.91%) VBScript
7 4 (3.13%) Python
7 4 (3.13%) Java
8 2 (1.56%) VB
8 2 (1.56%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.78%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (9.38%) MCSE
3 11 (8.59%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (7.03%) MCITP
4 9 (7.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (5.47%) Security Cleared
5 7 (5.47%) CCNA
6 6 (4.69%) SC Cleared
7 5 (3.91%) CCNP
8 4 (3.13%) MCP
9 3 (2.34%) Degree
10 2 (1.56%) CCSE
10 2 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.56%) OCP
10 2 (1.56%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (1.56%) RHCE
10 2 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.78%) VCP5
11 1 (0.78%) CCIE
11 1 (0.78%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.94%) SLA
2 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 86 (67.19%) Active Directory
2 25 (19.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (14.06%) vSphere
4 12 (9.38%) Hyper-V
5 11 (8.59%) Terminal Services
6 8 (6.25%) VMware ESX
6 8 (6.25%) Firmware
7 6 (4.69%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (4.69%) XenApp
8 5 (3.91%) vCloud
9 4 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (2.34%) MetaFrame
10 3 (2.34%) Oracle RMAN
11 2 (1.56%) ISA Server
11 2 (1.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (1.56%) VMware Server
11 2 (1.56%) VMFS
12 1 (0.78%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.78%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 46 (35.94%) SCCM
2 43 (33.59%) SCOM
3 12 (9.38%) Backup Exec
4 7 (5.47%) NetBackup
5 6 (4.69%) WSUS
6 5 (3.91%) HP SIM
6 5 (3.91%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (2.34%) SCOrch
7 3 (2.34%) SCVMM
7 3 (2.34%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (2.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 3 (2.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (1.56%) Nagios
8 2 (1.56%) OpenView
8 2 (1.56%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (1.56%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (1.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.78%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 98 (76.56%) Microsoft
2 43 (33.59%) VMware
3 26 (20.31%) HP
4 25 (19.53%) Citrix
5 24 (18.75%) Cisco
6 15 (11.72%) Oracle
7 13 (10.16%) EMC
7 13 (10.16%) Symantec
8 11 (8.59%) Red Hat
8 11 (8.59%) Akamai
9 10 (7.81%) CheckPoint
10 7 (5.47%) F5
10 7 (5.47%) Veritas
10 7 (5.47%) Dell
10 7 (5.47%) Sophos
11 5 (3.91%) Acronis
11 5 (3.91%) IBM
12 4 (3.13%) Lotus
12 4 (3.13%) NetApp
13 3 (2.34%) Juniper