The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 East of England 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 112 69 100
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +31
Contract jobs citing DHCP 37 50 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.15% 2.17% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.51% 11.99% 6.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 8
Average daily rate £400 £325 £155
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +109.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £229 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £322
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £290 £500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -42.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 11
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -56.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £11.15 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £20.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -39.42%
Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
389 417 513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.08% 18.08% 16.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 144 170
Average daily rate £350 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 68 73
Average hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.05% -44.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.00 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.00 £49.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
DHCP
England

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 16 April 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
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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -5 11 £388 +10.71% 7
Essex -13 11 £400 +25.00% 2
Cambridgeshire -23 11 £350 - 4
Bedfordshire -24 2 - - 7
Suffolk -7 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 £200 -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 64 (96.97%) DNS
2 48 (72.73%) Windows
3 44 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 33 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 32 (48.48%) VMware
6 31 (46.97%) Citrix
7 23 (34.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (28.79%) Cisco
10 17 (25.76%) HP
10 17 (25.76%) Linux
10 17 (25.76%) ITIL
10 17 (25.76%) Firewall
11 16 (24.24%) MS Exchange
12 15 (22.73%) MCSE
12 15 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
13 14 (21.21%) VPN
13 14 (21.21%) MS Excel
13 14 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (21.21%) XenApp
14 12 (18.18%) SCCM
14 12 (18.18%) LAN
14 12 (18.18%) WAN
14 12 (18.18%) Blackberry
14 12 (18.18%) SAN
14 12 (18.18%) SLA
15 11 (16.67%) Thin Client
15 11 (16.67%) Dell
15 11 (16.67%) IBM
15 11 (16.67%) Fat Client

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 16 (24.24%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (12.12%) IIS
4 6 (9.09%) IBM Notes
5 5 (7.58%) Apache
5 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (6.06%) Lotus Domino
7 3 (4.55%) CMS
7 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (21.21%) MS Excel
2 10 (15.15%) MS Office
3 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (96.97%) DNS
2 17 (25.76%) Firewall
3 14 (21.21%) VPN
4 12 (18.18%) LAN
4 12 (18.18%) WAN
4 12 (18.18%) SAN
5 9 (13.64%) TCP/IP
5 9 (13.64%) Cisco IOS
5 9 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (12.12%) BGP
7 7 (10.61%) OSPF
7 7 (10.61%) Network Security
8 6 (9.09%) VoIP
9 5 (7.58%) FTP
9 5 (7.58%) NAS
10 4 (6.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (6.06%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 4 (6.06%) Wireless
10 4 (6.06%) BIG-IP
10 4 (6.06%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database
1 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) LoadRunner
1 1 (1.52%) JUnit
1 1 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (1.52%) Selenium
General
1 7 (10.61%) Telecoms
2 6 (9.09%) Finance
3 4 (6.06%) Retail
4 2 (3.03%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.52%) Billing
5 1 (1.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 10 (15.15%) Analyst
2 9 (13.64%) Consultant
3 8 (12.12%) Support Analyst
4 7 (10.61%) Network Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Wintel Consultant
5 6 (9.09%) Administrator
5 6 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (7.58%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (7.58%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (7.58%) Security Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Security Specialist
7 4 (6.06%) Network Specialist
7 4 (6.06%) Network Security Specialist
7 4 (6.06%) IT Support
7 4 (6.06%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Desktop Support
8 3 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) Flash
2 2 (3.03%) JTAPI
3 1 (1.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Blackberry
2 11 (16.67%) Thin Client
2 11 (16.67%) Fat Client
3 9 (13.64%) Clustering
4 4 (6.06%) iPhone
5 3 (4.55%) PKI
6 2 (3.03%) NHS
7 1 (1.52%) Smartcard
7 1 (1.52%) Firmware
7 1 (1.52%) Replication
7 1 (1.52%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.52%) STB
7 1 (1.52%) SecurID
7 1 (1.52%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 48 (72.73%) Windows
2 23 (34.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (25.76%) Linux
5 8 (12.12%) Windows 7
6 7 (10.61%) UNIX
6 7 (10.61%) Windows XP
7 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (7.58%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (7.58%) Windows 8
9 3 (4.55%) Mac OS X
9 3 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (3.03%) VMS
10 2 (3.03%) Solaris
11 1 (1.52%) HPUX
11 1 (1.52%) NetWare
11 1 (1.52%) Android
11 1 (1.52%) CentOS
11 1 (1.52%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (1.52%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.76%) ITIL
2 8 (12.12%) Service Delivery
3 6 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 5 (7.58%) Migration
4 5 (7.58%) Software Deployment
5 4 (6.06%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.55%) Business Continuity
6 3 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.03%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.03%) Investment Management
7 2 (3.03%) Time Management
7 2 (3.03%) Use Case
7 2 (3.03%) ERP
7 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.03%) Change Management
8 1 (1.52%) Project Management
8 1 (1.52%) Regression Testing
8 1 (1.52%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.12%) PowerShell
2 7 (10.61%) Java
2 7 (10.61%) SQL
3 6 (9.09%) VB
4 3 (4.55%) VBScript
5 2 (3.03%) Perl
5 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (22.73%) MCSE
1 15 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (10.61%) CCNP
4 5 (7.58%) CCNA
4 5 (7.58%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.58%) Security Cleared
5 4 (6.06%) CCSE
5 4 (6.06%) MCSA
6 3 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.03%) MCSM
7 2 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.03%) MCTS
7 2 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.52%) MCP
8 1 (1.52%) CCA
8 1 (1.52%) OCP
8 1 (1.52%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (1.52%) RHCE
8 1 (1.52%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.18%) SLA
2 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 44 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 14 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (21.21%) XenApp
3 9 (13.64%) Hyper-V
4 7 (10.61%) XenDesktop
4 7 (10.61%) VMware ESX
5 6 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 5 (7.58%) vSphere
6 5 (7.58%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (4.55%) Terminal Services
8 3 (4.55%) XenServer
8 3 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (3.03%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (1.52%) MetaFrame
10 1 (1.52%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.52%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (1.52%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (18.18%) SCCM
2 11 (16.67%) Backup Exec
3 9 (13.64%) SCOM
4 5 (7.58%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (6.06%) WSUS
5 4 (6.06%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (3.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (3.03%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (1.52%) ARCserve
8 1 (1.52%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.52%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 33 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 32 (48.48%) VMware
3 31 (46.97%) Citrix
4 19 (28.79%) Cisco
5 17 (25.76%) HP
6 11 (16.67%) Dell
6 11 (16.67%) IBM
7 10 (15.15%) CheckPoint
8 8 (12.12%) F5
8 8 (12.12%) Symantec
8 8 (12.12%) McAfee
9 7 (10.61%) Lotus
9 7 (10.61%) EMC
10 5 (7.58%) Oracle
11 4 (6.06%) Blue Coat
11 4 (6.06%) Infoblox
11 4 (6.06%) Imperva
11 4 (6.06%) Red Hat
12 3 (4.55%) NetApp
12 3 (4.55%) Mercator
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