The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 45 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +7
Contract jobs citing DHCP 1 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.33% 4.82% 3.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.00% 29.41% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 15 11
Median daily rate £425 £319 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.18% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.79 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+48.81% -10.00%
DHCP
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
25 68 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.33% 16.39% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 43 39
Median daily rate £525 £338 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £164 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £635 £557
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 5
Median hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +27.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing DHCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackpool -22 1 £425 +36.00%
DHCP
North West

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DHCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (40.00%) Office 365
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) AIX
4 2 (40.00%) HPUX
4 2 (40.00%) Solaris
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) DB2
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) EMC
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (20.00%) Service Management
5 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Replication
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Lotus
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Symantec

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) Skype
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) DB2
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Storage Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) AIX
3 2 (40.00%) HPUX
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (20.00%) Server Monitoring
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
1 1 (20.00%) Software Licensing
1 1 (20.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) EMC
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Forcepoint
3 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (20.00%) Lotus
3 1 (20.00%) Sophos
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) Veeam