The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 50 53 53
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing DHCP 4 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.69% 0.95% 1.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.08% 6.32% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate £325 £375 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.32 £17.02
% change year-on-year
+9.20% +7.64%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
98 95 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.87% 15.03% 15.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 33 37
Average daily rate £375 £390 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £208 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £497 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 23 9
Average hourly rate £15.00 £29.75 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.57% +26.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.60 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 14 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
Welwyn Garden City +3 1 - -
DHCP
East of England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (100.00%) DNS
2 14 (66.67%) Cisco
3 13 (61.90%) Firewall
4 12 (57.14%) LAN
4 12 (57.14%) SLA
5 10 (47.62%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
6 9 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (42.86%) Forcepoint
7 8 (38.10%) Remedy
7 8 (38.10%) Juniper
7 8 (38.10%) CCNA
7 8 (38.10%) FTP
7 8 (38.10%) Windows
7 8 (38.10%) Barracuda Networks
7 8 (38.10%) Cisco PIX
7 8 (38.10%) Blue Coat
7 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
7 8 (38.10%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared
9 6 (28.57%) Asset Management
9 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 6 (28.57%) Windows XP
9 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
10 5 (23.81%) Office 365
10 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
10 5 (23.81%) Citrix
10 5 (23.81%) Video Conferencing

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.52%) IIS
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) MS Office
3 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) DNS
2 13 (61.90%) Firewall
3 12 (57.14%) LAN
4 10 (47.62%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (38.10%) Cisco PIX
6 8 (38.10%) FTP
7 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
8 2 (9.52%) VPN
8 2 (9.52%) WAN
9 1 (4.76%) 2G
9 1 (4.76%) 3G
9 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
9 1 (4.76%) Internet
9 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
9 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
9 1 (4.76%) SAN
9 1 (4.76%) SNMP
9 1 (4.76%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (14.29%) Publishing
2 2 (9.52%) Advertising
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Network Support
4 3 (14.29%) NOC Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix Support
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Network Operations Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
1 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 6 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.52%) Linux
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Unix
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (28.57%) Asset Management
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.76%) ETL
4 1 (4.76%) High Availability
4 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (4.76%) Network Management
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C
2 1 (4.76%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) C++
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (38.10%) CCNA
2 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
3 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.76%) CCNP
5 1 (4.76%) MCSA
5 1 (4.76%) MCSE
5 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) XenApp
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Cisco
2 9 (42.86%) Forcepoint
3 8 (38.10%) Barracuda Networks
3 8 (38.10%) Blue Coat
3 8 (38.10%) Juniper
3 8 (38.10%) Remedy
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 5 (23.81%) Citrix
6 3 (14.29%) Sophos
6 3 (14.29%) VMware
7 2 (9.52%) HP
8 1 (4.76%) Adobe
8 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.76%) Dell
8 1 (4.76%) Ericsson
8 1 (4.76%) Huawei
8 1 (4.76%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 1 (4.76%) Nortel
8 1 (4.76%) Oracle
8 1 (4.76%) Red Hat