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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 52 58 55
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing DHCP 12 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.87% 1.18% 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.68% 7.56% 8.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
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£375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Average hourly rate £14.85 - £22.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.55 - £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.84 - £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +11.29%
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
124 119 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 19.28% 15.66% 14.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 39 25
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £239 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 4
Average hourly rate £14.85 £23.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.80% +56.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £16.50 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £30.00 £32.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 March 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
Watford +12 4 £215 -33.84% 2
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £375 - 1
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Borehamwood - - - -
Harpenden - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - - 2
Hoddesdon - - - -
Potters Bar - - - -
St Albans - - - - 1
DHCP
East of England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) DNS
2 18 (90.00%) Windows
3 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
4 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (75.00%) Citrix
6 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
7 9 (45.00%) PowerShell
7 9 (45.00%) HP
7 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
8 8 (40.00%) Terminal Services
8 8 (40.00%) Symantec
8 8 (40.00%) SCCM
8 8 (40.00%) SCOM
8 8 (40.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 7 (35.00%) XenApp
9 7 (35.00%) VMware
10 6 (30.00%) Project Management
10 6 (30.00%) Cisco
10 6 (30.00%) Dell
10 6 (30.00%) ITIL
11 5 (25.00%) MS Office
11 5 (25.00%) CCNA
11 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
11 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
11 5 (25.00%) Apple
11 5 (25.00%) Firewall

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) DNS
2 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (25.00%) Firewall
4 4 (20.00%) LAN
5 3 (15.00%) WAN
6 2 (10.00%) Internet
6 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
6 2 (10.00%) FTP
6 2 (10.00%) SAN
7 1 (5.00%) SSL
7 1 (5.00%) ATM
7 1 (5.00%) VPN
7 1 (5.00%) HTTP
7 1 (5.00%) SNMP
7 1 (5.00%) Wireless
7 1 (5.00%) DWDM
7 1 (5.00%) MPLS
7 1 (5.00%) OSPF
7 1 (5.00%) BGP
7 1 (5.00%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (15.00%) Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Web Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Project Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Web Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Web Services
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (10.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 16 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 5 (25.00%) Android
5 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Project Management
1 6 (30.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (15.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (10.00%) Information Management
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) High Availability
4 2 (10.00%) Change Control
4 2 (10.00%) Build Automation
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) Information Security
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) CCNA
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (10.00%) MCSE
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (40.00%) Terminal Services
4 7 (35.00%) XenApp
5 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (10.00%) vSphere
6 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) SCCM
1 8 (40.00%) SCOM
1 8 (40.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (75.00%) Citrix
3 9 (45.00%) HP
4 8 (40.00%) Symantec
5 7 (35.00%) VMware
6 6 (30.00%) Cisco
6 6 (30.00%) Dell
7 5 (25.00%) Apple
8 3 (15.00%) NetApp
9 2 (10.00%) ServiceNow
9 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
9 2 (10.00%) Oracle
10 1 (5.00%) Akamai