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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 43 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs citing DHCP 2 10 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.48% 2.28% 4.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.08% 21.74% 24.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 17
Median daily rate - £275 £248
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £288 £277
% change year-on-year
+8.86% +3.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £20.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+36.58% +24.24%
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
49 46 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 11.81% 10.48% 19.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 26 58
Median daily rate £338 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £463 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 11
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -34.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (81.82%) DNS
3 8 (72.73%) VMware
3 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
4 6 (54.55%) Citrix
4 6 (54.55%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (36.36%) IronPort
5 4 (36.36%) Time Management
5 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
5 4 (36.36%) XenApp
5 4 (36.36%) XenServer
5 4 (36.36%) XenDesktop
5 4 (36.36%) vSphere
5 4 (36.36%) Skype for Business
5 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (36.36%) Brightmail
5 4 (36.36%) Office 365
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (36.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (36.36%) MS Office
5 4 (36.36%) HP
5 4 (36.36%) Compaq
5 4 (36.36%) Dell

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 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
1 4 (36.36%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) VoIP
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) DB2
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Messaging Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Messaging Support
3 3 (27.27%) Messaging Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Server Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Data Centre Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Data Migration Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Migration Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Server Support
5 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Data Migration Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Migration Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (36.36%) Clustering
2 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) AIX
4 2 (18.18%) HPUX
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (36.36%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (36.36%) Time Management
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) MCSE
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) Brightmail
3 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
3 4 (36.36%) vSphere
3 4 (36.36%) XenApp
3 4 (36.36%) XenDesktop
3 4 (36.36%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) Compaq
3 4 (36.36%) Dell
3 4 (36.36%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) IronPort
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Symantec
3 4 (36.36%) ThinPrint
3 4 (36.36%) Veritas
4 2 (18.18%) EMC
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle