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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 61 41 42
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +1
Contract jobs citing DHCP 9 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.69% 2.58% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.47% 15.91% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Average daily rate
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£338 £388 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% +16.98%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £17.50 £15.96
% change year-on-year
+13.77% +9.63%
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
139 88 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 26.13% 16.21% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 37 46
Average daily rate £375 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £190 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 3
Average hourly rate £18.81 £14.00 £22.53
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.35% -37.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £18.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £115.50 £37.00 £34.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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
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
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 24 October 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
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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 +2 7 £338 -20.58%
Stanford-le-Hope - - - - 1
Basildon - - - -
DHCP
East of England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 16 (64.00%) Firewall
3 15 (60.00%) DNS
3 15 (60.00%) Linux
4 12 (48.00%) Wireless
4 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (44.00%) Broadband
5 11 (44.00%) PowerShell
6 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
7 9 (36.00%) MS Exchange
7 9 (36.00%) .NET
7 9 (36.00%) Telnet
7 9 (36.00%) Windows 7
8 8 (32.00%) Bash Shell
8 8 (32.00%) NAS
8 8 (32.00%) VMware
8 8 (32.00%) Ruby
8 8 (32.00%) Selenium
8 8 (32.00%) Firmware
8 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
8 8 (32.00%) Perl
8 8 (32.00%) PHP
8 8 (32.00%) VB.NET
8 8 (32.00%) FTP
8 8 (32.00%) HTTP
9 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
9 7 (28.00%) HP
9 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (24.00%) EMC

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 9 (36.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (64.00%) Firewall
2 15 (60.00%) DNS
3 12 (48.00%) Wireless
4 11 (44.00%) Broadband
5 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 9 (36.00%) Telnet
7 8 (32.00%) FTP
7 8 (32.00%) HTTP
7 8 (32.00%) NAS
8 4 (16.00%) SAN
9 3 (12.00%) VPN
9 3 (12.00%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (12.00%) Network Security
9 3 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (8.00%) iSCSI
10 2 (8.00%) WAN
10 2 (8.00%) BIG-IP
10 2 (8.00%) DMVPN
10 2 (8.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 2 (8.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (12.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Selenium
2 5 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (20.00%) Redmine
2 5 (20.00%) Trac
2 5 (20.00%) JUnit
2 5 (20.00%) Bugzilla
2 5 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) MSI
General
1 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (16.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Support Engineer
1 7 (28.00%) Test Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (16.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Security Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Network Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Network Security Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Tester
4 2 (8.00%) Automation Tester
4 2 (8.00%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) IT Support
5 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) Field Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Clustering
1 3 (12.00%) STB
1 3 (12.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (8.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (8.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.00%) EqualLogic
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) Linux
3 9 (36.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (24.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (12.00%) AIX
6 3 (12.00%) Solaris
7 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
8 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Migration
1 5 (20.00%) Use Case
1 5 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (16.00%) ITIL
3 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (8.00%) Line Management
4 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.00%) CRM
5 1 (4.00%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (32.00%) Bash Shell
2 8 (32.00%) Ruby
2 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (32.00%) Perl
2 8 (32.00%) PHP
2 8 (32.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (16.00%) Python
4 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.00%) MCSE
3 3 (12.00%) CCNP
3 3 (12.00%) CCNA
3 3 (12.00%) MCITP
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (8.00%) CCSE
5 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (4.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Firmware
2 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (12.00%) XenApp
4 3 (12.00%) MetaFrame
4 3 (12.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (12.00%) SCCM
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) VMware
3 7 (28.00%) HP
4 6 (24.00%) Cisco
4 6 (24.00%) EMC
4 6 (24.00%) Citrix
5 4 (16.00%) Symantec
5 4 (16.00%) IBM
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle
6 3 (12.00%) F5
7 2 (8.00%) Blue Coat
7 2 (8.00%) Infoblox
7 2 (8.00%) Imperva
7 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
7 2 (8.00%) Dell
8 1 (4.00%) Altiris
8 1 (4.00%) Zeacom