The first table below looks at the demand for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Hampshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 98 110 96
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Contract jobs citing DHCP 14 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.67% 0.41% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.41% 2.13% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 3
Average daily rate £315 £488 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.38% +30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £281 £290 £500
% change year-on-year
-3.10% -42.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+11.29% -40.38%
Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
411 328 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.80% 19.23% 21.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 179 158
Average daily rate £350 £315 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 58 69
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -5.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.83 £15.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
DHCP
South East

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -8 4 £275 -
Hook +8 3 £315 -37.00%
Basingstoke +18 1 £350 -26.31% 1
Havant - 1 £225 -
Winchester - 1 £345 -
Farnborough - - - -
Aldershot - - - - 1
Andover - - - - 1
New Milton - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
DHCP
South East

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 41 (89.13%) Active Directory
2 40 (86.96%) DNS
3 37 (80.43%) Windows
4 24 (52.17%) Security Cleared
5 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 22 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (45.65%) VMware
8 19 (41.30%) Firewall
9 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (34.78%) MS Exchange
11 14 (30.43%) DV Cleared
12 13 (28.26%) TCP/IP
12 13 (28.26%) ITIL
12 13 (28.26%) HP
13 12 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (26.09%) SCCM
14 11 (23.91%) Citrix
15 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
15 10 (21.74%) XenApp
16 9 (19.57%) SAN
16 9 (19.57%) SCOM
16 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
17 8 (17.39%) SC Cleared
17 8 (17.39%) SQL
17 8 (17.39%) vSphere
17 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
18 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
18 7 (15.22%) Symantec
19 6 (13.04%) Windows XP
19 6 (13.04%) SLA

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 16 (34.78%) MS Exchange
2 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.35%) Apache
4 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.35%) IIS
4 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.87%) MS Office
3 1 (2.17%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (86.96%) DNS
2 19 (41.30%) Firewall
3 13 (28.26%) TCP/IP
4 9 (19.57%) SAN
5 5 (10.87%) NAS
5 5 (10.87%) SNMP
6 4 (8.70%) LAN
7 3 (6.52%) FWSM
7 3 (6.52%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (6.52%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (6.52%) VLAN
7 3 (6.52%) BIG-IP
7 3 (6.52%) WAN
7 3 (6.52%) SMTP
7 3 (6.52%) SSL
8 2 (4.35%) LDAP
8 2 (4.35%) VPN
8 2 (4.35%) HTTP
8 2 (4.35%) Kerberos
8 2 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Back Office
3 1 (2.17%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Administrator
2 9 (19.57%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (13.04%) IT Administrator
3 6 (13.04%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) IT Support
6 3 (6.52%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.52%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Desktop Support
7 2 (4.35%) Exchange Specialist
7 2 (4.35%) Security Specialist
7 2 (4.35%) IT Security Specialist
7 2 (4.35%) Support Specialist
7 2 (4.35%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.35%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Service Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Replication
1 3 (6.52%) Clustering
2 2 (4.35%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (80.43%) Windows
2 22 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (13.04%) Windows XP
4 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.35%) Linux
6 2 (4.35%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) ITIL
2 6 (13.04%) Network Management
3 5 (10.87%) Time Management
4 3 (6.52%) Capacity Management
4 3 (6.52%) SIEM
4 3 (6.52%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (6.52%) Information Assurance
5 2 (4.35%) ERP
5 2 (4.35%) Document Management
5 2 (4.35%) ITSM
5 2 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.17%) Service Management
6 1 (2.17%) Change Management
6 1 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.17%) Migration
6 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.17%) Workflow
6 1 (2.17%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.17%) Project Management
6 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (52.17%) Security Cleared
2 14 (30.43%) DV Cleared
3 8 (17.39%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.52%) MCSE
5 2 (4.35%) MCSA
6 1 (2.17%) MCITP
6 1 (2.17%) CCNP
6 1 (2.17%) CCNA
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) SLA
2 3 (6.52%) QA
System Software
1 41 (89.13%) Active Directory
2 12 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (21.74%) XenApp
4 8 (17.39%) vSphere
5 6 (13.04%) VMware ESX
5 6 (13.04%) vCloud
6 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
7 3 (6.52%) ProxySG
8 2 (4.35%) Samba
8 2 (4.35%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (2.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (26.09%) SCCM
2 9 (19.57%) SCOM
3 6 (13.04%) NetBackup
3 6 (13.04%) HP SIM
3 6 (13.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (6.52%) WSUS
4 3 (6.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (45.65%) VMware
3 13 (28.26%) HP
4 11 (23.91%) Citrix
5 7 (15.22%) Symantec
6 4 (8.70%) Cisco
6 4 (8.70%) CheckPoint
6 4 (8.70%) Dell
7 3 (6.52%) F5
7 3 (6.52%) Blue Coat
7 3 (6.52%) NetApp
8 2 (4.35%) IBM
8 2 (4.35%) Remedy
8 2 (4.35%) EMC
8 2 (4.35%) Sun
9 1 (2.17%) Google
9 1 (2.17%) Adobe
9 1 (2.17%) Juniper
9 1 (2.17%) Apple
9 1 (2.17%) BMC