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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 80 96 91
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Contract jobs citing DHCP 44 28 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.73% 1.21% 1.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.19% 8.54% 8.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 8
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£413 £300 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £181 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £395 £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 7
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.13 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+9.87% -13.15%
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
361 328 424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.23% 14.16% 17.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 160 173
Average daily rate £350 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £439 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 51 57
Average hourly rate £23.13 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £37.00 £43.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 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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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 +6 23 £425 +41.66% 1
Cambridgeshire -10 8 £350 +84.21% 9
Essex +10 6 £286 +1.77% 4
Hertfordshire -3 6 - - 2
Suffolk - 1 - - 3
Norfolk - - - -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

1 115 (95.83%) DNS
2 101 (84.17%) Windows
3 93 (77.50%) Microsoft
3 93 (77.50%) Active Directory
4 52 (43.33%) IIS
5 50 (41.67%) SCOM
6 49 (40.83%) SCCM
7 44 (36.67%) MS Excel
7 44 (36.67%) FTP
8 41 (34.17%) E-Commerce
8 41 (34.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 40 (33.33%) PowerShell
10 30 (25.00%) Firewall
11 28 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 28 (23.33%) VMware
11 28 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
12 27 (22.50%) MS Exchange
13 25 (20.83%) Citrix
14 24 (20.00%) Linux
14 24 (20.00%) ITIL
15 22 (18.33%) HP
16 21 (17.50%) TCP/IP
16 21 (17.50%) .NET
16 21 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
17 20 (16.67%) Windows 7
18 19 (15.83%) SQL Server
19 18 (15.00%) SLA
20 17 (14.17%) MS Office
21 16 (13.33%) Web Services
21 16 (13.33%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 52 (43.33%) IIS
2 27 (22.50%) MS Exchange
3 12 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (9.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (4.17%) IBM Notes
7 4 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (3.33%) SharePoint
7 4 (3.33%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.83%) Apache
8 1 (0.83%) Lync
Applications
1 44 (36.67%) MS Excel
2 17 (14.17%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.67%) Office 365
4 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 115 (95.83%) DNS
2 44 (36.67%) FTP
3 30 (25.00%) Firewall
4 21 (17.50%) TCP/IP
5 16 (13.33%) VPN
6 15 (12.50%) SAN
7 13 (10.83%) Wireless
8 10 (8.33%) WAN
9 9 (7.50%) LAN
10 7 (5.83%) VoIP
10 7 (5.83%) Broadband
11 6 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (4.17%) LDAP
12 5 (4.17%) Internet
12 5 (4.17%) Telnet
13 4 (3.33%) OpenLDAP
13 4 (3.33%) NAS
13 4 (3.33%) HTTP
14 3 (2.50%) VLAN
15 2 (1.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (2.50%) DB2
5 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.33%) Selenium
2 3 (2.50%) MSI
3 1 (0.83%) Ant
3 1 (0.83%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.83%) JIRA
3 1 (0.83%) Redmine
3 1 (0.83%) Trac
General
1 11 (9.17%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.83%) Finance
2 7 (5.83%) Legal
3 5 (4.17%) Publishing
3 5 (4.17%) Retail
4 2 (1.67%) Marketing
4 2 (1.67%) Electronics
4 2 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (13.33%) Web Engineer
3 13 (10.83%) Support Engineer
3 13 (10.83%) Analyst
4 9 (7.50%) Wintel Engineer
4 9 (7.50%) IT Support
5 8 (6.67%) Consultant
5 8 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 8 (6.67%) Administrator
6 7 (5.83%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (4.17%) Network Engineer
7 5 (4.17%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (3.33%) Messaging Consultant
8 4 (3.33%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (3.33%) Server Engineer
8 4 (3.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (2.50%) Technical Support
9 3 (2.50%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (2.50%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (17.50%) .NET
2 16 (13.33%) Web Services
3 3 (2.50%) MSMQ
4 2 (1.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.83%) Middleware
5 1 (0.83%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.83%) Blackberry
1 13 (10.83%) Clustering
2 4 (3.33%) SecurID
2 4 (3.33%) PKI
2 4 (3.33%) STB
2 4 (3.33%) Replication
3 3 (2.50%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.50%) Thin Client
3 3 (2.50%) CLARiiON
3 3 (2.50%) Fat Client
3 3 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (1.67%) iPad
4 2 (1.67%) DTV
4 2 (1.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.83%) CMDB
5 1 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.83%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 101 (84.17%) Windows
2 41 (34.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (20.00%) Linux
5 21 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 14 (11.67%) Windows XP
8 9 (7.50%) Windows 8
9 7 (5.83%) UNIX
9 7 (5.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (4.17%) Windows 2000
11 3 (2.50%) AIX
11 3 (2.50%) Solaris
11 3 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.67%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.67%) Debian
13 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.83%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.83%) CentOS
13 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (34.17%) E-Commerce
2 24 (20.00%) ITIL
3 10 (8.33%) DevOps
4 9 (7.50%) Configuration Management
5 8 (6.67%) Load Balancing
5 8 (6.67%) Migration
5 8 (6.67%) Project Management
6 7 (5.83%) Database Security
7 6 (5.00%) Network Load Balancing
8 5 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (4.17%) Test Automation
8 5 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (3.33%) Test Scripting
9 4 (3.33%) Change Management
10 3 (2.50%) Information Security
10 3 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (2.50%) Mobile Device Management
11 2 (1.67%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (1.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 13 (10.83%) SQL
3 6 (5.00%) Python
4 5 (4.17%) Perl
4 5 (4.17%) VB.NET
4 5 (4.17%) Ruby
5 4 (3.33%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.33%) PHP
5 4 (3.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.33%) VBScript
6 2 (1.67%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.67%) Java
7 1 (0.83%) VB
7 1 (0.83%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (6.67%) MCSE
3 7 (5.83%) MCITP
4 6 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (4.17%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.33%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (3.33%) CCNA
7 3 (2.50%) MCP
7 3 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.67%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.67%) CCNP
9 1 (0.83%) CCIE
9 1 (0.83%) MCSA
9 1 (0.83%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.00%) SLA
2 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 93 (77.50%) Active Directory
2 15 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (11.67%) vSphere
4 13 (10.83%) Terminal Services
5 11 (9.17%) Hyper-V
6 6 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (4.17%) VMware ESX
7 5 (4.17%) XenApp
8 4 (3.33%) vCloud
8 4 (3.33%) Dovecot
8 4 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (3.33%) Firmware
9 3 (2.50%) MetaFrame
9 3 (2.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (1.67%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.83%) NFS
11 1 (0.83%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.83%) XenServer
11 1 (0.83%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.83%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 50 (41.67%) SCOM
2 49 (40.83%) SCCM
3 7 (5.83%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (5.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 6 (5.00%) NetBackup
4 6 (5.00%) Backup Exec
5 4 (3.33%) WSUS
6 3 (2.50%) Nagios
6 3 (2.50%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (2.50%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.83%) OpenView
7 1 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.83%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.83%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.83%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.83%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 93 (77.50%) Microsoft
2 28 (23.33%) VMware
3 25 (20.83%) Citrix
4 22 (18.33%) HP
5 16 (13.33%) Symantec
6 15 (12.50%) Cisco
7 14 (11.67%) Akamai
8 9 (7.50%) CheckPoint
9 7 (5.83%) Oracle
9 7 (5.83%) Sophos
10 6 (5.00%) McAfee
10 6 (5.00%) Lotus
10 6 (5.00%) EMC
11 5 (4.17%) IBM
11 5 (4.17%) Red Hat
11 5 (4.17%) Veritas
12 4 (3.33%) F5
12 4 (3.33%) Acronis
12 4 (3.33%) Infoblox
12 4 (3.33%) CommVault
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