The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 12 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing DHCP 18 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 10.84% 3.64% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 60.00% 40.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.13 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+9.87% -13.15%
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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 Luton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
30 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 18.07% 9.09% 18.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 6 14
Average daily rate £425 £300 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £300 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £323 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in Luton

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 43 (100.00%) DNS
1 43 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 40 (93.02%) IIS
3 38 (88.37%) Windows
4 37 (86.05%) Microsoft
4 37 (86.05%) SCOM
5 36 (83.72%) FTP
6 33 (76.74%) E-Commerce
7 28 (65.12%) SCCM
8 25 (58.14%) Microsoft Azure
9 24 (55.81%) MS Excel
10 17 (39.53%) PowerShell
11 15 (34.88%) SLA
12 14 (32.56%) Web Services
12 14 (32.56%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (27.91%) Akamai
14 11 (25.58%) .NET
15 7 (16.28%) ITIL
15 7 (16.28%) Legal
15 7 (16.28%) Database Security
15 7 (16.28%) DevOps
16 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
17 5 (11.63%) Project Management
17 5 (11.63%) Retail
17 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
17 5 (11.63%) Load Balancing
18 4 (9.30%) Cisco
18 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
18 4 (9.30%) VPN
18 4 (9.30%) Publishing

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 40 (93.02%) IIS
2 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.33%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 24 (55.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (58.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (32.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (100.00%) DNS
2 36 (83.72%) FTP
3 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.30%) VPN
4 3 (6.98%) SAN
5 1 (2.33%) Firewall
5 1 (2.33%) Wireless
5 1 (2.33%) Frame Relay
5 1 (2.33%) EIGRP
5 1 (2.33%) MPLS
5 1 (2.33%) OSPF
5 1 (2.33%) BGP
5 1 (2.33%) ATM
5 1 (2.33%) ISDN
5 1 (2.33%) VoIP
5 1 (2.33%) WAN
5 1 (2.33%) SMTP
5 1 (2.33%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.33%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (16.28%) Legal
2 5 (11.63%) Retail
3 4 (9.30%) Publishing
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Electronics
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Finance
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (76.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (34.88%) Web Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Support Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Web Support Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Windows Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Administrator
8 1 (2.33%) Server Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Network Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) SCCM Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) Web Services
2 11 (25.58%) .NET
3 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Thin Client
1 3 (6.98%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.33%) DTV
2 1 (2.33%) SecurID
2 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 38 (88.37%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.98%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (76.74%) E-Commerce
2 7 (16.28%) ITIL
2 7 (16.28%) Database Security
2 7 (16.28%) DevOps
3 5 (11.63%) Project Management
3 5 (11.63%) Load Balancing
4 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.65%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.65%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (2.33%) Migration
7 1 (2.33%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.33%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.33%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 17 (39.53%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (34.88%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.30%) Terminal Services
3 3 (6.98%) vSphere
4 1 (2.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 37 (86.05%) SCOM
2 28 (65.12%) SCCM
3 3 (6.98%) WSUS
4 1 (2.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 37 (86.05%) Microsoft
2 12 (27.91%) Akamai
3 4 (9.30%) Cisco
4 3 (6.98%) Wyse
4 3 (6.98%) CommVault
5 1 (2.33%) BT
5 1 (2.33%) Websense
5 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.33%) Symantec
5 1 (2.33%) 3Com
5 1 (2.33%) SAP
5 1 (2.33%) Veritas
5 1 (2.33%) Lotus
5 1 (2.33%) HP
5 1 (2.33%) Dell
5 1 (2.33%) Avaya
5 1 (2.33%) Juniper
5 1 (2.33%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.33%) Brocade
5 1 (2.33%) Aruba