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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 61 48 71
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +23
Contract jobs citing DHCP 8 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.08% 1.50% 1.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.50% 11.43% 5.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
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£160 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £298 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.84% -8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.63 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
123 70 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.55% 13.13% 23.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 19 68
Average daily rate £275 £300 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 11
Average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +46.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.55 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.50 £20.09
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 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
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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
Hemel Hempstead -4 2 - -
Watford - 2 £135 -
St Albans - 1 - -
Hitchin - - - -
Hoddesdon - - - -
DHCP
East of England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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%) Active Directory
2 14 (66.67%) Windows
3 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 9 (42.86%) Java
4 9 (42.86%) Service Delivery
5 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
6 7 (33.33%) Linux
6 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (28.57%) Internet
7 6 (28.57%) CMS
7 6 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (28.57%) VMware
7 6 (28.57%) Apache
7 6 (28.57%) SQL
7 6 (28.57%) UNIX
7 6 (28.57%) HTTP
8 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
8 5 (23.81%) Terminal Services
8 5 (23.81%) Blackberry
8 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
9 4 (19.05%) vSphere
9 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (19.05%) Retail
9 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
9 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
9 4 (19.05%) SLA
9 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
9 4 (19.05%) HP

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
2 6 (28.57%) CMS
2 6 (28.57%) Apache
3 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (19.05%) IIS
4 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) DNS
2 6 (28.57%) Internet
2 6 (28.57%) HTTP
3 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
4 3 (14.29%) Firewall
5 2 (9.52%) FTP
5 2 (9.52%) LAN
5 2 (9.52%) WAN
5 2 (9.52%) SMTP
6 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
6 1 (4.76%) LDAP
6 1 (4.76%) SAN
6 1 (4.76%) SNMP
6 1 (4.76%) MPLS
6 1 (4.76%) OSPF
6 1 (4.76%) BGP
6 1 (4.76%) EIGRP
6 1 (4.76%) Wireless
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 4 (19.05%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Back Office
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Administrator
1 7 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) IT Support
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Active Directory Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Flash
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Blackberry
2 3 (14.29%) Clustering
2 3 (14.29%) iPhone
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
3 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (28.57%) UNIX
4 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
5 3 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 2000
7 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
2 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.76%) Workflow
3 1 (4.76%) Validation
3 1 (4.76%) Quality Management
3 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
3 1 (4.76%) Workflow Management
3 1 (4.76%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Java
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.76%) VBScript
4 1 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) Terminal Services
3 4 (19.05%) vSphere
4 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (9.52%) vCloud
5 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.76%) NFS
6 1 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (4.76%) VMFS
6 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (4.76%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
1 3 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 2 (9.52%) Backup Exec
2 2 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 4 (19.05%) HP
3 4 (19.05%) Citrix
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco
5 2 (9.52%) Acronis
5 2 (9.52%) Veritas
5 2 (9.52%) Sophos
5 2 (9.52%) Symantec
6 1 (4.76%) IBM
6 1 (4.76%) NetApp
6 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.76%) Infoblox
6 1 (4.76%) F5
6 1 (4.76%) Akamai
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