The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 45 53 31
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -22
Contract jobs citing DHCP 6 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.31% 0.77% 3.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.68% 4.76% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Average daily rate £388 £450 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +200.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.07 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +11.16%
DHCP
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
62 84 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 13.51% 16.25% 25.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 32 30
Average daily rate £331 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.38% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £265 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
Average hourly rate £27.50 £44.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +120.00%
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 Gloucestershire

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Gloucestershire 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
Cheltenham - 4 £388 - 4
DHCP
South West

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) DNS
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) HP
3 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) Firewall
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (20.00%) vSphere
6 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (20.00%) Veeam
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (20.00%) Perl
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) SLA
6 2 (20.00%) Python
6 2 (20.00%) MS Excel

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (10.00%) JBoss
3 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (10.00%) HTTP
4 1 (10.00%) IPv4
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Planner
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Unix
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) High Availability
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Kanban
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (20.00%) Perl
1 2 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) OpenView
2 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Dell
4 2 (20.00%) Draytek
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (20.00%) SonicWALL
4 2 (20.00%) Sophos
4 2 (20.00%) Symantec
4 2 (20.00%) Veeam
4 2 (20.00%) WatchGuard
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix