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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 53 46 34
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Contract jobs citing DHCP 6 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.00% 1.83% 4.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.66% 9.68% 20.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 7
Average daily rate
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- £251 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -35.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £300 £298
% change year-on-year
+4.58% +0.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
106 93 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 17.58% 18.94% 19.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 55 33
Average daily rate £388 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £165 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £459 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 12
Average hourly rate £29.75 £26.75 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.21% +67.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.25 £112.25 £30.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £24.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +2.12%

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 3 September 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 -6 3 - -
DHCP
East of England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 17 (85.00%) DNS
2 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (60.00%) Finance
4 11 (55.00%) Citrix
5 9 (45.00%) HP
5 9 (45.00%) VMware
5 9 (45.00%) XenApp
6 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
6 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (35.00%) 3PAR
6 7 (35.00%) NetScaler
6 7 (35.00%) Firewall
6 7 (35.00%) SQL
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (30.00%) Linux
7 6 (30.00%) ITIL
7 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (30.00%) HP Storage
8 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (25.00%) Wireless
9 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
9 4 (20.00%) JIRA
9 4 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
9 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
9 4 (20.00%) FTP
9 4 (20.00%) HTTP

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) DNS
2 7 (35.00%) Firewall
2 7 (35.00%) NetScaler
3 5 (25.00%) Wireless
4 4 (20.00%) FTP
4 4 (20.00%) HTTP
5 3 (15.00%) Telnet
5 3 (15.00%) Broadband
5 3 (15.00%) NAS
6 2 (10.00%) WAN
6 2 (10.00%) IPv4
6 2 (10.00%) IPv6
6 2 (10.00%) SAN
6 2 (10.00%) Internet
6 2 (10.00%) 802.11
6 2 (10.00%) DSL
6 2 (10.00%) LDAP
7 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.00%) UPnP
7 1 (5.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) JIRA
1 4 (20.00%) Trac
2 3 (15.00%) Redmine
2 3 (15.00%) MSI
3 2 (10.00%) Bugzilla
3 2 (10.00%) JUnit
3 2 (10.00%) Selenium
3 2 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (5.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Citrix Support
2 2 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Project Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Support Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) CGI
1 2 (10.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) HP Storage
2 2 (10.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Life Science
3 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.00%) PMI
3 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (30.00%) Linux
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) Use Case
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Release Management
5 1 (5.00%) Time Management
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
1 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) Perl
3 2 (10.00%) PHP
3 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (10.00%) C
3 2 (10.00%) Ruby
3 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.00%) MCSE
2 3 (15.00%) MCITP
3 1 (5.00%) CCEE
3 1 (5.00%) MCSA
3 1 (5.00%) CCIE
3 1 (5.00%) CCA
3 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.00%) MOS
3 1 (5.00%) CCEA
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (45.00%) XenApp
3 3 (15.00%) Firmware
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (10.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) SCCM
1 3 (15.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Citrix
2 9 (45.00%) VMware
2 9 (45.00%) HP
3 7 (35.00%) 3PAR
4 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.00%) IBM
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle
6 1 (5.00%) Veeam