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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 84 93 75
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Contract jobs citing DHCP 56 46 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.89% 1.59% 2.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.14% 11.36% 11.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 27 18
Average daily rate
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£313 £270 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.74% -29.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £165 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £393 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 8
Average hourly rate £21.50 £13.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.36% -31.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.50 £17.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £118.50 £28.25 £33.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.05%
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
552 405 409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.65% 14.04% 17.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 214 156
Average daily rate £315 £300 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +0.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £165 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £405 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 47 67
Average hourly rate £23.50 £25.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.65 £11.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £35.50 £37.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+28.37% -26.00%

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 7 July 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
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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 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
Hertfordshire +5 18 £350 +84.21% 7
Cambridgeshire +2 16 £313 -10.71% 6
Essex -17 10 £325 +56.62% 1
Norfolk - 6 £153 - 1
Bedfordshire +2 5 £288 -11.53% 3
Suffolk - 1 - - 1
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 97 (96.04%) DNS
2 82 (81.19%) Active Directory
3 76 (75.25%) Windows
4 59 (58.42%) Microsoft
5 48 (47.52%) VMware
6 44 (43.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 44 (43.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 37 (36.63%) Citrix
8 36 (35.64%) ITIL
8 36 (35.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 33 (32.67%) Linux
9 33 (32.67%) Cisco
10 31 (30.69%) Firewall
11 30 (29.70%) SQL Server
12 29 (28.71%) HP
13 25 (24.75%) MS Exchange
14 24 (23.76%) Cisco Certification
15 23 (22.77%) Project Management
15 23 (22.77%) XenApp
16 21 (20.79%) PowerShell
16 21 (20.79%) Dell
16 21 (20.79%) TCP/IP
17 20 (19.80%) SQL
17 20 (19.80%) CCNA
18 19 (18.81%) SAN
18 19 (18.81%) Windows XP
18 19 (18.81%) SharePoint
19 18 (17.82%) VMware Infrastructure
20 16 (15.84%) SCCM
20 16 (15.84%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 25 (24.75%) MS Exchange
2 19 (18.81%) SharePoint
3 14 (13.86%) IIS
4 10 (9.90%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (9.90%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (8.91%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (7.92%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (4.95%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (3.96%) Lync
9 1 (0.99%) Apache
Applications
1 16 (15.84%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (7.92%) Tridion
2 2 (1.98%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.93%) Office 365
2 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 97 (96.04%) DNS
2 31 (30.69%) Firewall
3 21 (20.79%) TCP/IP
4 19 (18.81%) SAN
5 15 (14.85%) VLAN
6 12 (11.88%) LDAP
7 11 (10.89%) Wireless
7 11 (10.89%) Internet
7 11 (10.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 10 (9.90%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (8.91%) VoIP
9 9 (8.91%) WAN
10 8 (7.92%) LAN
10 8 (7.92%) NetScaler
11 7 (6.93%) Network Security
11 7 (6.93%) FTP
11 7 (6.93%) IPv4
12 6 (5.94%) BIG-IP
13 5 (4.95%) HTTP
13 5 (4.95%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (29.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.99%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.96%) JIRA
1 4 (3.96%) Trac
2 3 (2.97%) Redmine
3 2 (1.98%) Bugzilla
3 2 (1.98%) Selenium
3 2 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (1.98%) JUnit
4 1 (0.99%) ClearQuest
General
1 8 (7.92%) Finance
2 4 (3.96%) Local Government
3 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.99%) Electronics
4 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (15.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (11.88%) 2nd Line Support
3 11 (10.89%) Network Engineer
4 10 (9.90%) Desktop Support
4 10 (9.90%) Analyst
5 7 (6.93%) Support Engineer
5 7 (6.93%) Help Desk Support
5 7 (6.93%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (6.93%) Wintel Engineer
6 6 (5.94%) Administrator
6 6 (5.94%) Consultant
7 5 (4.95%) Technical Support
7 5 (4.95%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (4.95%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (3.96%) Server Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) Support Technician
8 4 (3.96%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (2.97%) Support Analyst
9 3 (2.97%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.96%) .NET
2 2 (1.98%) Web Services
2 2 (1.98%) HTML
2 2 (1.98%) CGI
3 1 (0.99%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.92%) Replication
2 7 (6.93%) Clustering
3 6 (5.94%) HP Storage
3 6 (5.94%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.95%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.95%) CLARiiON
5 3 (2.97%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.97%) PKI
6 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.98%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.98%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.98%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.99%) PMI
7 1 (0.99%) NHS
7 1 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.99%) iPhone
7 1 (0.99%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 76 (75.25%) Windows
2 44 (43.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 44 (43.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (35.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (32.67%) Linux
5 19 (18.81%) Windows XP
6 13 (12.87%) Android
7 12 (11.88%) Windows 2000 Server
7 12 (11.88%) Debian
8 9 (8.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (7.92%) Windows 7
10 6 (5.94%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.97%) UNIX
12 2 (1.98%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.99%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.99%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (35.64%) ITIL
2 23 (22.77%) Project Management
3 12 (11.88%) Change Management
4 10 (9.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (7.92%) Migration
5 8 (7.92%) Asset Management
6 6 (5.94%) Load Balancing
7 5 (4.95%) Build Automation
7 5 (4.95%) Configuration Management
7 5 (4.95%) Server Building
8 4 (3.96%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (3.96%) E-Commerce
8 4 (3.96%) Service Delivery
8 4 (3.96%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (2.97%) Information Security
9 3 (2.97%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (2.97%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (2.97%) Network Load Balancing
9 3 (2.97%) Use Case
9 3 (2.97%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (20.79%) PowerShell
2 20 (19.80%) SQL
3 4 (3.96%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.96%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.97%) C#
4 3 (2.97%) Java
5 2 (1.98%) Perl
5 2 (1.98%) PHP
5 2 (1.98%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.98%) C
5 2 (1.98%) Ruby
6 1 (0.99%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (23.76%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (19.80%) CCNA
3 9 (8.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (7.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (3.96%) MCSA
5 4 (3.96%) CCIE
5 4 (3.96%) CCNP
5 4 (3.96%) Degree
5 4 (3.96%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.96%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.97%) MCSE
6 3 (2.97%) MCITP
7 2 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.99%) CCEE
8 1 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.99%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.99%) CCSE
8 1 (0.99%) MOS
8 1 (0.99%) CCDA
8 1 (0.99%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.94%) SLA
System Software
1 82 (81.19%) Active Directory
2 23 (22.77%) XenApp
3 18 (17.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (13.86%) vSphere
5 13 (12.87%) Hyper-V
6 9 (8.91%) Terminal Server
6 9 (8.91%) Terminal Services
7 7 (6.93%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (5.94%) VMware ESX
9 4 (3.96%) Firmware
10 2 (1.98%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.98%) Dovecot
11 1 (0.99%) XenServer
11 1 (0.99%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (15.84%) SCCM
2 10 (9.90%) SCOM
3 6 (5.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (2.97%) SCOrch
4 3 (2.97%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (2.97%) Puppet
5 2 (1.98%) WSUS
6 1 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 59 (58.42%) Microsoft
2 48 (47.52%) VMware
3 37 (36.63%) Citrix
4 33 (32.67%) Cisco
5 29 (28.71%) HP
6 21 (20.79%) Dell
7 16 (15.84%) 3PAR
8 14 (13.86%) Red Hat
9 13 (12.87%) CheckPoint
10 11 (10.89%) F5
11 10 (9.90%) Apple
12 8 (7.92%) Oracle
12 8 (7.92%) EMC
13 7 (6.93%) Symantec
14 6 (5.94%) Veeam
15 5 (4.95%) ServiceNow
16 4 (3.96%) Dell Compellent
17 3 (2.97%) Infoblox
17 3 (2.97%) Blue Coat
17 3 (2.97%) NetApp
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