The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 62 30 42
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +12
Contract jobs citing DHCP 13 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.76% 1.80% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.32% 21.43% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
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£188 £200 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -25.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £200 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £200 £314
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 3
Average hourly rate £27.50 £12.75 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.68% -7.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.03 £15.50 £16.88
% change year-on-year
+16.32% -8.14%
DHCP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
126 28 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 17.05% 8.38% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 11 36
Average daily rate £348 £250 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.20% -1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £325 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 5 16
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.41% -13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £32.50 £19.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in the North East

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the North East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

DHCP
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the North East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

DHCP Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the North East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -29 11 £188 -6.25%
Durham -8 2 - -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 22 (75.86%) Windows
1 22 (75.86%) DNS
2 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
3 17 (58.62%) Security Cleared
4 14 (48.28%) SC Cleared
5 13 (44.83%) VMware
5 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
6 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
6 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (37.93%) ITIL
7 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (34.48%) Firewall
8 10 (34.48%) SQL
9 9 (31.03%) Windows XP
9 9 (31.03%) Windows 7
10 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
10 8 (27.59%) Oracle
10 8 (27.59%) Change Management
10 8 (27.59%) Middleware
10 8 (27.59%) Citrix
10 8 (27.59%) SAN
11 7 (24.14%) CA
11 7 (24.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 7 (24.14%) UNIX
11 7 (24.14%) Solaris
11 7 (24.14%) Linux
11 7 (24.14%) LAN
11 7 (24.14%) WAN
11 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 4 (13.79%) Oracle Application Server
1 4 (13.79%) WebLogic
2 3 (10.34%) IIS
2 3 (10.34%) IBM Notes
2 3 (10.34%) Apache
2 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 22 (75.86%) DNS
2 10 (34.48%) Firewall
3 8 (27.59%) SAN
4 7 (24.14%) LAN
4 7 (24.14%) WAN
5 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
5 5 (17.24%) VPN
6 2 (6.90%) NAS
6 2 (6.90%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (20.69%) DTS
4 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
5 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (3.45%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MSI
General
1 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
1 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
1 2 (6.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Support Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) UNIX Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Wintel Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Server Support
4 3 (10.34%) Desktop Support
4 3 (10.34%) Wintel Support
4 3 (10.34%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support
5 2 (6.90%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) VMware Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Server Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Solaris Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Server Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) Middleware
2 4 (13.79%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Clustering
2 5 (17.24%) Thin Client
2 5 (17.24%) Fat Client
2 5 (17.24%) Open Source
3 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 22 (75.86%) Windows
2 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (31.03%) Windows XP
3 9 (31.03%) Windows 7
4 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (24.14%) UNIX
5 7 (24.14%) Solaris
5 7 (24.14%) Linux
6 5 (17.24%) AIX
6 5 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (13.79%) HPUX
8 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) ITIL
2 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
2 8 (27.59%) Change Management
3 6 (20.69%) Configuration Management
4 5 (17.24%) Service Management
4 5 (17.24%) Performance Testing
5 4 (13.79%) Change Data Capture
6 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.34%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (6.90%) High Availability
7 2 (6.90%) Change Control
7 2 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
7 2 (6.90%) Migration
7 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.45%) Six Sigma
8 1 (3.45%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (58.62%) Security Cleared
2 14 (48.28%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
2 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (17.24%) VMware ESX
3 5 (17.24%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (13.79%) KVM
4 4 (13.79%) RHEV
5 3 (10.34%) Terminal Services
6 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
6 2 (6.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Veritas File System
6 2 (6.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (17.24%) Unicenter
3 3 (10.34%) OpenView
3 3 (10.34%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 13 (44.83%) VMware
3 8 (27.59%) Oracle
3 8 (27.59%) Citrix
4 7 (24.14%) CA
5 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
5 5 (17.24%) HP
6 4 (13.79%) Cisco
7 3 (10.34%) Veritas
7 3 (10.34%) Lotus
8 2 (6.90%) Sun
8 2 (6.90%) SAP
8 2 (6.90%) Dell