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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 53 30 42
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +12
Contract jobs citing DHCP 17 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.13% 3.45% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.98% 27.08% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 2
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£265 £303 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% -6.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £250 £325
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.00 £13.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +105.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.85 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -6.06%
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
131 48 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 16.38% 12.73% 18.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 19 29
Average daily rate £349 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £307 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £520 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 15
Average hourly rate £30.00 £22.00 £17.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +23.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £14.50 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £31.68 £30.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.13
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.95%

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 22 December 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
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 22 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -16 10 £190 -4.76% 2
Durham - 7 £275 -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 26 (92.86%) DNS
2 25 (89.29%) Windows
3 23 (82.14%) Active Directory
4 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
5 15 (53.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (50.00%) SQL
7 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (42.86%) IIS
9 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
9 10 (35.71%) ITIL
9 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (35.71%) Clustering
9 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
10 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
11 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
11 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
11 8 (28.57%) VMware
11 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
12 7 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 7 (25.00%) Lync
13 6 (21.43%) Oracle
13 6 (21.43%) Citrix
13 6 (21.43%) CA
13 6 (21.43%) Middleware
13 6 (21.43%) Change Management
13 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
14 5 (17.86%) IBM Notes
14 5 (17.86%) MCSE
14 5 (17.86%) MCSA

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 12 (42.86%) IIS
2 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 7 (25.00%) Lync
3 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (17.86%) IBM Notes
4 5 (17.86%) Apache
4 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 26 (92.86%) DNS
2 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 4 (14.29%) SAN
3 4 (14.29%) Firewall
4 3 (10.71%) LAN
4 3 (10.71%) WAN
5 2 (7.14%) NAS
5 2 (7.14%) LDAP
6 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (10.71%) DTS
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MSI
General
1 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
1 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 2 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Technical Leader
2 4 (14.29%) Wintel Support
3 3 (10.71%) Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Server Support
4 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 2 (7.14%) IT Support
4 2 (7.14%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Solaris Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.57%) Customer Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) Middleware
2 1 (3.57%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Clustering
2 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.57%) CMDB
3 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.57%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 25 (89.29%) Windows
2 15 (53.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (17.86%) Windows XP
4 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.71%) UNIX
5 3 (10.71%) Solaris
5 3 (10.71%) Linux
6 2 (7.14%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.57%) AIX
7 1 (3.57%) HPUX
7 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) ITIL
2 6 (21.43%) Change Management
3 5 (17.86%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.71%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.14%) Project Management
6 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (7.14%) High Availability
7 1 (3.57%) Change Data Capture
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.57%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.57%) CRM
7 1 (3.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (17.86%) MCSE
3 5 (17.86%) MCSA
4 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (82.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (17.86%) Terminal Services
4 2 (7.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Veritas File System
4 2 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (3.57%) KVM
5 1 (3.57%) RHEV
5 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (17.86%) OpenView
2 5 (17.86%) HP SIM
3 1 (3.57%) Unicenter
3 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) VMware
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle
3 6 (21.43%) Citrix
3 6 (21.43%) CA
4 5 (17.86%) Lotus
4 5 (17.86%) HP
5 2 (7.14%) Veritas
5 2 (7.14%) SAP
5 2 (7.14%) Sun
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco
6 1 (3.57%) Red Hat