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 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 47 33 44
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Contract jobs citing DHCP 12 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.98% 1.81% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 21.88% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Average daily rate
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£256 £350 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.78% +66.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £299 £321
% change year-on-year
+0.41% -6.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 £12.75 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.63 £17.75 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-6.33% +2.89%
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
84 32 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 13.84% 8.29% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 11 43
Average daily rate £347 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.72% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 7
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £15.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% +2.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.21 £32.50 £24.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% -2.00%

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 August 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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -19 8 £263 -25.00%
Durham +1 3 - -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 20 (80.00%) DNS
2 18 (72.00%) Windows
2 18 (72.00%) Security Cleared
3 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (48.00%) SC Cleared
6 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
7 10 (40.00%) SQL
7 10 (40.00%) VMware
8 9 (36.00%) CA
8 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
9 8 (32.00%) SAN
9 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
10 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (28.00%) LAN
10 7 (28.00%) WAN
10 7 (28.00%) Windows XP
10 7 (28.00%) ITIL
10 7 (28.00%) UNIX
10 7 (28.00%) Solaris
10 7 (28.00%) Linux
10 7 (28.00%) Firewall
11 6 (24.00%) Change Management
11 6 (24.00%) Clustering
11 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
11 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (20.00%) Open Source
12 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
12 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (16.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (80.00%) DNS
2 8 (32.00%) SAN
3 7 (28.00%) LAN
3 7 (28.00%) WAN
3 7 (28.00%) Firewall
4 5 (20.00%) VPN
5 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (8.00%) LDAP
6 2 (8.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (16.00%) DTS
4 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) IDOL
General
1 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) UNIX Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Server Support
3 3 (12.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Support
4 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Server Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Solaris Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Server Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) Middleware
2 4 (16.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Clustering
2 5 (20.00%) Open Source
2 5 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 5 (20.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (28.00%) Windows XP
3 7 (28.00%) UNIX
3 7 (28.00%) Solaris
3 7 (28.00%) Linux
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (20.00%) AIX
6 4 (16.00%) HPUX
7 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000
7 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Change Management
3 5 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (20.00%) Service Management
4 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (16.00%) Change Data Capture
5 3 (12.00%) Migration
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.00%) High Availability
6 2 (8.00%) Change Control
7 1 (4.00%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (4.00%) Six Sigma
7 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (72.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (48.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 4 (16.00%) KVM
4 4 (16.00%) RHEV
5 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (8.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Veritas File System
5 2 (8.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Unicenter
1 4 (16.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (40.00%) VMware
3 9 (36.00%) CA
4 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle
4 5 (20.00%) Citrix
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco
6 3 (12.00%) Veritas
7 2 (8.00%) Sun
7 2 (8.00%) HP
7 2 (8.00%) Dell
7 2 (8.00%) SAP