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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 53 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Contract jobs citing DHCP 6 15 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.96% 3.11% 5.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.04% 17.05% 25.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 9
Average daily rate
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- £190 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -53.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £29.00 £16.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.25% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £16.00 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £16.00 £19.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.93% -8.57%
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
119 88 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 19.07% 18.22% 22.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 59 35
Average daily rate £388 £300 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 19
Average hourly rate £29.00 £24.56 £22.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.07% +8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £16.00 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £30.30 £27.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

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
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 31 July 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 31 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
Brentwood -3 1 - -
Harlow - 1 - -
DHCP
East of England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (84.21%) DNS
2 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
3 12 (63.16%) Windows
4 10 (52.63%) VMware
5 9 (47.37%) Citrix
6 8 (42.11%) HP
6 8 (42.11%) Finance
6 8 (42.11%) XenApp
7 7 (36.84%) Linux
8 6 (31.58%) SQL
8 6 (31.58%) Firewall
8 6 (31.58%) 3PAR
8 6 (31.58%) NetScaler
9 5 (26.32%) HP Storage
9 5 (26.32%) Wireless
9 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
9 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
10 4 (21.05%) FTP
10 4 (21.05%) HTTP
10 4 (21.05%) ITIL
10 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
10 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
10 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (21.05%) JIRA
10 4 (21.05%) Trac
11 3 (15.79%) Redmine
11 3 (15.79%) Use Case
11 3 (15.79%) NAS

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (84.21%) DNS
2 6 (31.58%) Firewall
2 6 (31.58%) NetScaler
3 5 (26.32%) Wireless
4 4 (21.05%) FTP
4 4 (21.05%) HTTP
5 3 (15.79%) Broadband
5 3 (15.79%) SAN
5 3 (15.79%) Telnet
5 3 (15.79%) NAS
6 2 (10.53%) VLAN
6 2 (10.53%) Network Security
6 2 (10.53%) LDAP
6 2 (10.53%) DSL
6 2 (10.53%) Internet
6 2 (10.53%) 802.11
6 2 (10.53%) WAN
6 2 (10.53%) IPv4
6 2 (10.53%) IPv6
7 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) JIRA
1 4 (21.05%) Trac
2 3 (15.79%) Redmine
3 2 (10.53%) Bugzilla
3 2 (10.53%) Selenium
3 2 (10.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (10.53%) JUnit
4 1 (5.26%) ClearQuest
4 1 (5.26%) MSI
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
2 2 (10.53%) Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Test Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Citrix Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (5.26%) IT Support
3 1 (5.26%) IT Technician
3 1 (5.26%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix Support Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (5.26%) Support Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
1 2 (10.53%) CGI
1 2 (10.53%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) HP Storage
2 1 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.26%) PMI
2 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Life Science
2 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Linux
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.53%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
6 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
1 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) Use Case
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) Release Management
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.26%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Line Management
4 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
2 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
3 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
3 2 (10.53%) C
3 2 (10.53%) Ruby
3 2 (10.53%) Perl
3 2 (10.53%) PHP
3 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.53%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CCEA
2 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CCSE
2 1 (5.26%) MOS
2 1 (5.26%) MCITP
2 1 (5.26%) CCEE
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) MCSA
2 1 (5.26%) CCIE
2 1 (5.26%) CCNP
2 1 (5.26%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 8 (42.11%) XenApp
3 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (15.79%) Firmware
5 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
5 2 (10.53%) XenServer
6 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) VMware
2 9 (47.37%) Citrix
3 8 (42.11%) HP
4 6 (31.58%) 3PAR
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco
7 1 (5.26%) IBM
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle
7 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
7 1 (5.26%) Veeam
7 1 (5.26%) Infoblox
7 1 (5.26%) Imperva
7 1 (5.26%) F5
7 1 (5.26%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint