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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 49 48 56
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Contract jobs citing DHCP 10 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.89% 1.40% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.51% 7.59% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Average daily rate £438 £286 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.83% +63.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £185 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £387 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.07 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +11.16%
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
74 79 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 13.96% 18.37% 11.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 44 39
Average daily rate £438 £275 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £195 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 5
Average hourly rate £11.00 £15.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -21.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 5 February 2016.

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
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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £450 -
Brentwood 0 1 £325 - 1
DHCP
East of England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 21 (95.45%) DNS
2 17 (77.27%) Citrix
3 16 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 16 (72.73%) Windows
4 14 (63.64%) VMware
5 12 (54.55%) MS Excel
5 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
6 10 (45.45%) HP
6 10 (45.45%) Finance
7 9 (40.91%) XenApp
8 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
8 8 (36.36%) ITIL
9 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
9 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (31.82%) 3PAR
9 7 (31.82%) NetScaler
10 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
10 6 (27.27%) SCCM
10 6 (27.27%) Firewall
10 6 (27.27%) MS Office
10 6 (27.27%) Linux
10 6 (27.27%) SQL
10 6 (27.27%) IBM
11 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (18.18%) Clustering
12 4 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (18.18%) FTP
12 4 (18.18%) HTTP
12 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) IBM Domino
2 3 (13.64%) IBM Notes
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.09%) Apache
3 2 (9.09%) IIS
3 2 (9.09%) Jetty
3 2 (9.09%) nginx
3 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 6 (27.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (13.64%) Google App Engine
1 3 (13.64%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (95.45%) DNS
2 7 (31.82%) NetScaler
3 6 (27.27%) Firewall
4 4 (18.18%) FTP
4 4 (18.18%) HTTP
4 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 3 (13.64%) IPsec
5 3 (13.64%) SSL
6 2 (9.09%) BGP
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (9.09%) DMVPN
6 2 (9.09%) LDAP
6 2 (9.09%) NetScreen
6 2 (9.09%) Network Security
6 2 (9.09%) OSPF
6 2 (9.09%) SAN
7 1 (4.55%) ADSL
7 1 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
1 3 (13.64%) MSI
2 1 (4.55%) Bugzilla
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) JUnit
2 1 (4.55%) Redmine
2 1 (4.55%) Selenium
2 1 (4.55%) Trac
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Applications Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support
3 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix Support
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Lotus Notes Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Lotus Notes Support
4 2 (9.09%) Network Security Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Network Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Security Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) J2EE
2 2 (9.09%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Clustering
1 4 (18.18%) HP Storage
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 2 (9.09%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.55%) iPhone
3 1 (4.55%) STB
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (27.27%) Linux
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
5 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
5 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.55%) Android
7 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
2 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (13.64%) DevOps
2 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
3 2 (9.09%) Change Management
3 2 (9.09%) Coaching
3 2 (9.09%) High Availability
3 2 (9.09%) Information Security
3 2 (9.09%) Open Source
3 2 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (4.55%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Scrum
4 1 (4.55%) TDD
4 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
4 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) Perl
3 2 (9.09%) C
3 2 (9.09%) VBScript
4 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) Ruby
4 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.64%) MCITP
2 3 (13.64%) MCSE
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.09%) CCNP
4 1 (4.55%) CCA
4 1 (4.55%) CCEA
4 1 (4.55%) CCEE
4 1 (4.55%) CCIE
4 1 (4.55%) CCNA
4 1 (4.55%) CCSE
System Software
1 16 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 9 (40.91%) XenApp
3 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (13.64%) Xen
5 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
5 2 (9.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) SCCM
2 3 (13.64%) Puppet
2 3 (13.64%) SCOM
3 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Citrix
2 14 (63.64%) VMware
3 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 10 (45.45%) HP
5 7 (31.82%) 3PAR
6 6 (27.27%) IBM
7 3 (13.64%) Google
7 3 (13.64%) Lotus
8 2 (9.09%) Blue Coat
8 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
8 2 (9.09%) Cisco
8 2 (9.09%) F5
8 2 (9.09%) Imperva
8 2 (9.09%) Infoblox
9 1 (4.55%) Veeam