The table below looks at the statistics 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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 42 29 28
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Contract jobs citing DHCP 2 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.68% 2.73% 2.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.94% 19.05% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
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£463 £190 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+143.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £125.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
DHCP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
68 42 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 23.13% 14.33% 13.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 24 16
Average daily rate £400 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -57.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

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
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 16 September 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
Dartford - - - -
DHCP
South East

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 10 (100.00%) DNS
2 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) VPN
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco
4 4 (40.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (30.00%) LAN
5 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (30.00%) SCCM
5 3 (30.00%) Juniper
5 3 (30.00%) MS Office
6 2 (20.00%) MCP
6 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (20.00%) Citrix
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) Advertising
6 2 (20.00%) VMware
6 2 (20.00%) A+ Certification
6 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (20.00%) Service Management
6 2 (20.00%) Change Management
6 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) DNS
2 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
4 4 (40.00%) VPN
4 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 3 (30.00%) LAN
6 1 (10.00%) DMZ
6 1 (10.00%) Internet
6 1 (10.00%) Wireless
6 1 (10.00%) Network Security
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) WebLOAD
General
1 2 (20.00%) Advertising
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Network Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (10.00%) OS/400
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Solaris
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) CentOS
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCP
1 2 (20.00%) A+ Certification
1 2 (20.00%) NVQ Level 3
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) XenApp
2 2 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (10.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Juniper
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) JBoss
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat