The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 20 37 46
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +9
Contract jobs citing DHCP 26 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.50% 0.71% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.62% 20.00% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 2 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £294 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.12% -9.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
71 10 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 17.75% 3.56% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 3 30
Average daily rate £280 £150 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -57.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £250 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Average hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.71% -62.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% -7.16%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 55 (100.00%) DNS
2 52 (94.55%) Active Directory
2 52 (94.55%) Windows
3 43 (78.18%) Citrix
4 42 (76.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 36 (65.45%) VMware
5 36 (65.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (60.00%) XenApp
7 32 (58.18%) XenServer
8 26 (47.27%) HP
9 25 (45.45%) Security Cleared
10 24 (43.64%) XenDesktop
11 23 (41.82%) SC Cleared
11 23 (41.82%) ITIL
12 22 (40.00%) Windows XP
13 20 (36.36%) Microsoft
14 19 (34.55%) vSphere
15 18 (32.73%) VMware Infrastructure
16 17 (30.91%) Compaq
16 17 (30.91%) Dell
16 17 (30.91%) MS Exchange
16 17 (30.91%) Exchange Server 2010
17 16 (29.09%) MCSE
17 16 (29.09%) Microsoft Certification
18 15 (27.27%) SharePoint
18 15 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
19 14 (25.45%) 3G
19 14 (25.45%) SMS
20 9 (16.36%) SQL
20 9 (16.36%) Windows 7

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 17 (30.91%) MS Exchange
1 17 (30.91%) Exchange Server 2010
2 15 (27.27%) SharePoint
3 9 (16.36%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (14.55%) Lync
5 7 (12.73%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (10.91%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.82%) MS Project Server
7 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Project
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 55 (100.00%) DNS
2 15 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
3 14 (25.45%) SMS
3 14 (25.45%) 3G
4 3 (5.45%) LAN
5 2 (3.64%) WAN
5 2 (3.64%) Wireless
5 2 (3.64%) Firewall
6 1 (1.82%) MPLS
6 1 (1.82%) SAN
6 1 (1.82%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.82%) VLAN
6 1 (1.82%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (1.82%) NAS
6 1 (1.82%) Multicast
6 1 (1.82%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (1.82%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.82%) VPN
6 1 (1.82%) ADSL
General
1 1 (1.82%) German Language
Job Titles
1 18 (32.73%) Support Engineer
2 11 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 8 (14.55%) Desktop Engineer
3 8 (14.55%) Server Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (12.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Windows Server Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Tester
8 2 (3.64%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Server Support Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Technical Support Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Server Support
8 2 (3.64%) Technical Support
9 1 (1.82%) Migration Engineer
9 1 (1.82%) Network Technician
9 1 (1.82%) Test Team Leader
9 1 (1.82%) 2nd Line Support
9 1 (1.82%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Thin Client
1 8 (14.55%) Fat Client
2 6 (10.91%) Smartcard
3 2 (3.64%) Replication
4 1 (1.82%) PKI
4 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 52 (94.55%) Windows
2 42 (76.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 36 (65.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (40.00%) Windows XP
5 9 (16.36%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.82%) Linux
7 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.82%) ITIL
2 4 (7.27%) Project Management
3 2 (3.64%) Migration
4 1 (1.82%) Information Security
4 1 (1.82%) Content Management
4 1 (1.82%) Network Design
4 1 (1.82%) Load Balancing
4 1 (1.82%) Data Migration
4 1 (1.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (1.82%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.36%) SQL
2 5 (9.09%) C
3 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 23 (41.82%) SC Cleared
3 16 (29.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (29.09%) MCSE
4 1 (1.82%) CCNA
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 52 (94.55%) Active Directory
2 33 (60.00%) XenApp
3 32 (58.18%) XenServer
4 24 (43.64%) XenDesktop
5 19 (34.55%) vSphere
6 18 (32.73%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (12.73%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (10.91%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.82%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (14.55%) SCCM
1 8 (14.55%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (3.64%) SCOM
2 2 (3.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.82%) PureDisk
3 1 (1.82%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.82%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 43 (78.18%) Citrix
2 36 (65.45%) VMware
3 26 (47.27%) HP
4 20 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 17 (30.91%) Compaq
5 17 (30.91%) Dell
6 8 (14.55%) AppSense
7 3 (5.45%) Cisco
8 1 (1.82%) IBM
8 1 (1.82%) CA
8 1 (1.82%) NetApp
8 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.82%) NetIQ
8 1 (1.82%) Remedy
8 1 (1.82%) McAfee
8 1 (1.82%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.82%) Infor
8 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.82%) F5
8 1 (1.82%) MobileIron
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