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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 105 88 95
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Contract jobs citing DHCP 26 55 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.04% 1.84% 1.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.86% 9.62% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 26 27
Median daily rate £325 £313 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +15.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £153 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £350 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 £17.25 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.88% +25.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £9.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £128.00 £28.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +12.50%
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
379 572 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 15.18% 19.14% 13.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 310 211
Median daily rate £375 £315 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £188 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 62 42
Median hourly rate £40.00 £23.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.21% +2.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £9.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.50 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +12 9 £320 -8.57% 1
Cambridgeshire +6 8 £625 +99.20% 3
Bedfordshire +7 7 £425 +47.82%
Essex 0 1 - - 2
Suffolk -4 1 £190 -
Norfolk -7 1 £190 +24.59%
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 42 (93.33%) DNS
2 30 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 30 (66.67%) Windows
3 28 (62.22%) Microsoft
4 20 (44.44%) Cisco
5 19 (42.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (37.78%) VMware
7 15 (33.33%) Firewall
7 15 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (28.89%) Citrix
10 12 (26.67%) SCCM
10 12 (26.67%) Data Centre
11 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
12 10 (22.22%) ITIL
12 10 (22.22%) Windows Server
13 9 (20.00%) IIS
13 9 (20.00%) Linux
13 9 (20.00%) SharePoint
14 8 (17.78%) LAN
14 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
15 7 (15.56%) CCNA
15 7 (15.56%) HP
15 7 (15.56%) SAN
15 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
15 7 (15.56%) MS Office
15 7 (15.56%) SQL
15 7 (15.56%) Office 365

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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.00%) IIS
2 9 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (13.33%) nginx
3 6 (13.33%) Skype for Business
3 6 (13.33%) WebSphere
4 4 (8.89%) Apache
4 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (6.67%) IBM Domino
5 3 (6.67%) Jetty
5 3 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (6.67%) Tomcat
6 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (4.44%) IBM Notes
7 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
1 7 (15.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Office 365
2 2 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.22%) Google App Engine
3 1 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 42 (93.33%) DNS
2 15 (33.33%) Firewall
3 8 (17.78%) LAN
3 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
4 7 (15.56%) SAN
5 6 (13.33%) SMTP
5 6 (13.33%) WAN
6 5 (11.11%) FTP
6 5 (11.11%) IPsec
6 5 (11.11%) VLAN
7 4 (8.89%) Network Security
7 4 (8.89%) OSPF
8 3 (6.67%) HTTP
8 3 (6.67%) Internet
8 3 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (4.44%) BGP
9 2 (4.44%) Ethernet
9 2 (4.44%) SSL
9 2 (4.44%) VoIP
9 2 (4.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) MySQL
2 5 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 3 (6.67%) Travis CI
2 1 (2.22%) Xcode
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Local Government
2 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (15.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Administrator
4 5 (11.11%) Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Server Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) SCCM Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.44%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Messaging Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) LAMP
2 3 (6.67%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (6.67%) Servlets
3 2 (4.44%) 802.1X
3 2 (4.44%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (2.22%) .NET
4 1 (2.22%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.22%) FMCG
2 1 (2.22%) iPad
2 1 (2.22%) iPhone
2 1 (2.22%) NHS
2 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 30 (66.67%) Windows
2 19 (42.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 9 (20.00%) Linux
7 6 (13.33%) Windows 7
8 3 (6.67%) Mac OS
8 3 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (6.67%) Windows 8
9 2 (4.44%) Mac OS X
9 2 (4.44%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.22%) Android
10 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) ITIL
2 5 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (11.11%) High Availability
3 4 (8.89%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (8.89%) Migration
3 4 (8.89%) Web Filtering
4 3 (6.67%) Change Management
4 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (6.67%) CRM
4 3 (6.67%) DevOps
5 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.44%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (4.44%) Data Centre Operations
5 2 (4.44%) Network Management
5 2 (4.44%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (4.44%) Project Management
5 2 (4.44%) Server Hardening
5 2 (4.44%) Service Management
6 1 (2.22%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.22%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) SQL
2 6 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.89%) Bash Shell
3 4 (8.89%) VBScript
4 3 (6.67%) C
4 3 (6.67%) Perl
5 2 (4.44%) Java
5 2 (4.44%) Python
5 2 (4.44%) Ruby
6 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (15.56%) CCNA
3 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (11.11%) MCSA
4 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 4 (8.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.22%) CCNP
6 1 (2.22%) MCITP
6 1 (2.22%) MCSE
6 1 (2.22%) VCP5
6 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 30 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.67%) Firmware
3 3 (6.67%) FreeRADIUS
3 3 (6.67%) NFS
3 3 (6.67%) vSphere
3 3 (6.67%) XenApp
4 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.44%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (2.22%) BitLocker
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.22%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.22%) Xen
5 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (26.67%) SCCM
2 6 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.67%) Graphite
3 3 (6.67%) logstash
3 3 (6.67%) Nagios
3 3 (6.67%) Puppet
4 2 (4.44%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (4.44%) SCOM
4 2 (4.44%) WSUS
5 1 (2.22%) Casper Suite
5 1 (2.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 28 (62.22%) Microsoft
2 20 (44.44%) Cisco
3 17 (37.78%) VMware
4 13 (28.89%) Citrix
5 7 (15.56%) HP
6 4 (8.89%) Dell
6 4 (8.89%) IronPort
6 4 (8.89%) NetApp
7 3 (6.67%) 3PAR
7 3 (6.67%) Cognos
7 3 (6.67%) Lotus
7 3 (6.67%) Oracle
8 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.44%) IBM
8 2 (4.44%) Juniper
8 2 (4.44%) Mitel
8 2 (4.44%) Palo Alto
8 2 (4.44%) PlateSpin
9 1 (2.22%) AppSense
9 1 (2.22%) Google