The first table below looks at the demand for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 45 21 28
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +7
Contract jobs citing DHCP 12 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.44% 3.33% 1.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.05% 16.22% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
Average daily rate £229 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £290 £500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -42.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -39.42%
Communications & Networking Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
63 37 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 12.80% 20.56% 19.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 19 23
Average daily rate £270 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £240 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £305 £522
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
DHCP
Tyne and Wear

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 31 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 29 (93.55%) Windows
3 28 (90.32%) Microsoft
4 22 (70.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (67.74%) CA
6 19 (61.29%) DNS
7 18 (58.06%) SC Cleared
7 18 (58.06%) DV Cleared
8 12 (38.71%) SQL
9 11 (35.48%) ITIL
9 11 (35.48%) Windows XP
9 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
9 11 (35.48%) Shell Script
9 11 (35.48%) Clustering
9 11 (35.48%) Windows 7
10 10 (32.26%) Incident Management
10 10 (32.26%) Change Management
10 10 (32.26%) Unicenter
11 9 (29.03%) DTS
12 7 (22.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 7 (22.58%) Migration
13 6 (19.35%) Change Control
14 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
15 4 (12.90%) Finance
16 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
16 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
16 2 (6.45%) MCSE
16 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
17 1 (3.23%) Change Data Capture
17 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (61.29%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) LAN
2 1 (3.23%) WAN
2 1 (3.23%) VPN
2 1 (3.23%) SAN
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) DTS
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.90%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Wintel Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Desktop Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Build Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Desktop Support
4 3 (9.68%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.45%) Wintel Support
5 2 (6.45%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Remote Desktop Support
6 1 (3.23%) Remote Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Server Support
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Web Services
1 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Clustering
2 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.23%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 22 (70.97%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (35.48%) Windows XP
3 11 (35.48%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.23%) UNIX
4 1 (3.23%) AIX
4 1 (3.23%) HPUX
4 1 (3.23%) Solaris
4 1 (3.23%) Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) ITIL
2 10 (32.26%) Incident Management
2 10 (32.26%) Change Management
3 7 (22.58%) Migration
4 6 (19.35%) Change Control
5 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.23%) Change Data Capture
6 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.23%) ERP
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) SQL
2 11 (35.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (58.06%) SC Cleared
2 18 (58.06%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.45%) MCSE
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) KVM
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) Unicenter
2 7 (22.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 28 (90.32%) Microsoft
2 21 (67.74%) CA
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Citrix
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.23%) VMware