The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 31 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing DHCP 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.32% 0.56% 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.76% 6.25% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
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£363 - £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £280 £275
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.85%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Communications & Networking Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
41 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 13.58% 8.94% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 9
Average daily rate £375 £375 £439
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £18.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) DNS
3 13 (86.67%) VMware
4 11 (73.33%) LAN
4 11 (73.33%) WAN
5 10 (66.67%) Citrix
5 10 (66.67%) Windows 7
6 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
7 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
8 7 (46.67%) Cisco
8 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
8 7 (46.67%) MS Office
8 7 (46.67%) ITIL
8 7 (46.67%) MCP
8 7 (46.67%) Citrix Certification
8 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (46.67%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (46.67%) Thin Client
8 7 (46.67%) Terminal Services
8 7 (46.67%) VMware Workstation
8 7 (46.67%) Fat Client
9 6 (40.00%) SAN
10 5 (33.33%) Firewall
10 5 (33.33%) Wireless
11 4 (26.67%) IPsec
11 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (26.67%) VLAN
11 4 (26.67%) Network Management
11 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 (13.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Office
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) DNS
2 11 (73.33%) LAN
2 11 (73.33%) WAN
3 6 (40.00%) SAN
4 5 (33.33%) Firewall
4 5 (33.33%) Wireless
5 4 (26.67%) IPsec
5 4 (26.67%) VLAN
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (26.67%) HSRP
5 4 (26.67%) GLBP
5 4 (26.67%) OSPF
5 4 (26.67%) BGP
5 4 (26.67%) EIGRP
5 4 (26.67%) VoIP
5 4 (26.67%) VPN
6 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (6.67%) Internet
6 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Administrator
1 7 (46.67%) Desktop Administrator
2 5 (33.33%) Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Network Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Server Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Thin Client
1 7 (46.67%) Fat Client
2 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (26.67%) Network Architecture
2 4 (26.67%) Network Management
3 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) MCP
1 7 (46.67%) Citrix Certification
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CCNA
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (46.67%) Terminal Services
3 7 (46.67%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 10 (66.67%) Citrix
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco
5 2 (13.33%) McAfee
5 2 (13.33%) EMC
6 1 (6.67%) Avaya
6 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
6 1 (6.67%) F5