The first table below looks at the demand for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 22 July 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 Kent 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 33 30 33
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing DHCP 6 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.41% 3.66% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.32% 21.74% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £190 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £275 £321
% change year-on-year
- -14.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.69 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £18.88 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-17.88% +4.86%
Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
53 46 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 21.29% 16.85% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 22 11
Average daily rate £350 £275 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £150 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 £16.00 £67.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% -76.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
DHCP
South East

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in Kent

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
Sittingbourne - 1 £350 -
Stansted - - - -
Tonbridge - - - -
Tunbridge Wells - - - - 1
Dartford - - - -
Maidstone - - - -
Rochester - - - -
DHCP
South East

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 11 (100.00%) DNS
2 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 4 (36.36%) WAN
5 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
5 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
6 3 (27.27%) SCCM
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (27.27%) VMware
6 3 (27.27%) VPN
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) MySQL
6 3 (27.27%) MS Office
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) Firewall
6 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
6 3 (27.27%) Juniper
6 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
7 2 (18.18%) Nagios
7 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
7 2 (18.18%) Kerberos
7 2 (18.18%) A+ Certification
7 2 (18.18%) Debian
7 2 (18.18%) Service Management
7 2 (18.18%) MCP
7 2 (18.18%) Perl
7 2 (18.18%) Apache

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 2 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) DNS
2 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) VPN
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) Kerberos
5 2 (18.18%) LAN
6 1 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (9.09%) Network Security
6 1 (9.09%) HTTP
6 1 (9.09%) LDAP
6 1 (9.09%) Wireless
6 1 (9.09%) SAN
6 1 (9.09%) DMZ
6 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Ingres
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) WebLOAD
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Network Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Debian
4 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 1 (9.09%) CentOS
5 1 (9.09%) OS/400
5 1 (9.09%) Solaris
5 1 (9.09%) UNIX
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Perl
2 1 (9.09%) Ruby
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) A+ Certification
1 2 (18.18%) MCP
1 2 (18.18%) NVQ Level 3
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Squid
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
3 1 (9.09%) Varnish
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) Nagios
3 1 (9.09%) Puppet
3 1 (9.09%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) VMware
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco
1 3 (27.27%) Juniper
1 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Riverbed
3 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
3 1 (9.09%) Infoblox
3 1 (9.09%) JBoss
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix