The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 42 29 33
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Contract jobs citing DHCP 12 22 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.22% 3.64% 3.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.91% 22.00% 20.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 12
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£185 £344 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.18% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £165 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £298 £277 £290
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -4.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £36.50 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.12% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £16.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+24.24% +8.19%
DHCP
East of 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 Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
110 100 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 20.37% 16.53% 18.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 63 32
Average daily rate £325 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £165 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 17
Average hourly rate £21.50 £16.00 £22.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.37% -29.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -19.10%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DHCP across the Essex region.

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in Essex

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the Essex region.

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

DHCP
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

DHCP Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Brentwood 0 5 £248 +50.00% 1
Epping - 1 £185 -
Harlow - 1 - -
DHCP
East of England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 15 (83.33%) DNS
2 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 8 (44.44%) VMware
4 7 (38.89%) Firewall
4 7 (38.89%) Linux
5 6 (33.33%) SQL
5 6 (33.33%) HP
5 6 (33.33%) Finance
5 6 (33.33%) XenApp
6 5 (27.78%) 3PAR
6 5 (27.78%) Wireless
6 5 (27.78%) Citrix
6 5 (27.78%) NetScaler
7 4 (22.22%) Trac
7 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 4 (22.22%) FTP
7 4 (22.22%) HTTP
7 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (22.22%) JIRA
8 3 (16.67%) Use Case
8 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
8 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (16.67%) NAS
8 3 (16.67%) Redmine
8 3 (16.67%) Ruby
8 3 (16.67%) VLAN
8 3 (16.67%) Cisco
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 15 (83.33%) DNS
2 7 (38.89%) Firewall
3 5 (27.78%) Wireless
3 5 (27.78%) NetScaler
4 4 (22.22%) FTP
4 4 (22.22%) HTTP
5 3 (16.67%) Broadband
5 3 (16.67%) WAN
5 3 (16.67%) VLAN
5 3 (16.67%) Telnet
5 3 (16.67%) NAS
6 2 (11.11%) Network Security
6 2 (11.11%) DSL
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 2 (11.11%) IPv4
6 2 (11.11%) IPv6
6 2 (11.11%) SAN
6 2 (11.11%) Internet
6 2 (11.11%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) JIRA
1 4 (22.22%) Trac
2 3 (16.67%) Redmine
3 2 (11.11%) Bugzilla
3 2 (11.11%) Selenium
3 2 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (11.11%) JUnit
4 1 (5.56%) ClearQuest
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Software Tester
3 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (5.56%) Project Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support Technician
3 1 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Project Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Security Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Support Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.56%) PMI
1 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
1 1 (5.56%) Life Science
1 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
1 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Linux
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
5 1 (5.56%) UNIX
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) Use Case
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Release Management
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.56%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Line Management
4 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) Ruby
3 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 2 (11.11%) Perl
4 2 (11.11%) PHP
4 2 (11.11%) C
5 1 (5.56%) Python
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded C
5 1 (5.56%) Go
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) MCSA
1 1 (5.56%) CCNP
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
1 1 (5.56%) CCSE
1 1 (5.56%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) XenApp
3 3 (16.67%) Firmware
3 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.56%) XenServer
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) VMware
2 6 (33.33%) HP
3 5 (27.78%) Citrix
3 5 (27.78%) 3PAR
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.56%) F5
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) Juniper
5 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.56%) Blue Coat
5 1 (5.56%) Infoblox
5 1 (5.56%) Imperva