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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 27 52 52
Rank change year-on-year
+25 0
Contract jobs citing DHCP 104 36 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 8.38% 3.47% 1.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.46% 18.65% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 13 3
Median daily rate £225 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -21.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 6 3
Median hourly rate £28.00 £25.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% +88.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £17.50 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.95 £27.75 £28.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -
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
353 193 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 28.44% 18.61% 13.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 99 52
Median daily rate £300 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 26 6
Median hourly rate £28.00 £14.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.49% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £35.65 £32.21
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+66.08% -4.33%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing DHCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 August 2016.

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 30 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +22 94 £225 -30.76% 2
Durham +9 8 £96 -66.81% 1
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DHCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 240 (92.66%) Active Directory
2 235 (90.73%) Windows
3 215 (83.01%) DNS
4 202 (77.99%) Microsoft
5 178 (68.73%) Citrix
6 163 (62.93%) Windows Server
7 154 (59.46%) VMware
8 146 (56.37%) Security Cleared
9 138 (53.28%) XenApp
10 137 (52.90%) Windows Server 2008
11 132 (50.97%) Windows Server 2003
12 128 (49.42%) SC Cleared
13 126 (48.65%) Microsoft App-V
13 126 (48.65%) ITIL
14 112 (43.24%) AppSense
15 98 (37.84%) XenServer
15 98 (37.84%) XenDesktop
16 84 (32.43%) Computer Science
16 84 (32.43%) Degree
17 82 (31.66%) VMware Infrastructure
17 82 (31.66%) HP
18 81 (31.27%) SCCM
18 81 (31.27%) BPSS Clearance
19 78 (30.12%) Software Delivery
20 74 (28.57%) Disclosure Scotland
21 66 (25.48%) ThinPrint
21 66 (25.48%) SQL
22 62 (23.94%) MS Exchange
23 61 (23.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
24 58 (22.39%) Project Management

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 62 (23.94%) MS Exchange
2 57 (22.01%) Skype for Business
3 55 (21.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 55 (21.24%) IIS
4 28 (10.81%) SharePoint
5 25 (9.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 22 (8.49%) Apache
7 21 (8.11%) IBM Notes
7 21 (8.11%) Office Communications Server
7 21 (8.11%) SharePoint 2010
8 19 (7.34%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (1.54%) OpenStack
11 3 (1.16%) nginx
12 2 (0.77%) Jetty
12 2 (0.77%) Mongrel
12 2 (0.77%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.77%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.77%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 50 (19.31%) MS Excel
2 19 (7.34%) MS Office
3 3 (1.16%) MS Project
3 3 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.18%) Office 365
2 2 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.77%) Google App Engine
2 2 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.39%) IaaS
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.39%) PaaS
3 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 215 (83.01%) DNS
2 25 (9.65%) Skype
3 23 (8.88%) Wi-Fi
4 22 (8.49%) 3G
4 22 (8.49%) Internet
4 22 (8.49%) SMS
5 21 (8.11%) Firewall
5 21 (8.11%) Intranet
6 12 (4.63%) SAN
7 8 (3.09%) TCP/IP
8 6 (2.32%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (1.16%) IPsec
9 3 (1.16%) LAN
9 3 (1.16%) Unified Communications
9 3 (1.16%) VoIP
10 2 (0.77%) FTP
10 2 (0.77%) HTTP
10 2 (0.77%) SNMP
10 2 (0.77%) SSL
10 2 (0.77%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.77%) MongoDB
2 2 (0.77%) MySQL
2 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.39%) Redis
3 1 (0.39%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 40 (15.44%) MSI
2 2 (0.77%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.77%) Travis CI
General
1 13 (5.02%) Finance
2 1 (0.39%) German Language
Job Titles
1 85 (32.82%) Support Engineer
2 38 (14.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 32 (12.36%) Desktop Engineer
3 32 (12.36%) Desktop Support
4 27 (10.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 22 (8.49%) 2nd Line Support
6 21 (8.11%) Wintel Engineer
7 20 (7.72%) Messaging Support
8 18 (6.95%) 3rd Line Support
8 18 (6.95%) Server Support
9 16 (6.18%) Wintel Support
10 14 (5.41%) Server Engineer
11 13 (5.02%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
11 13 (5.02%) Messaging Engineer
12 12 (4.63%) Security Engineer
13 11 (4.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 11 (4.25%) Messaging Support Engineer
14 10 (3.86%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 9 (3.47%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 9 (3.47%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (8.11%) Middleware
2 2 (0.77%) .NET
2 2 (0.77%) J2EE
2 2 (0.77%) Servlets
3 1 (0.39%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 84 (32.43%) Computer Science
2 56 (21.62%) Management Information System
3 24 (9.27%) Data Centre
4 22 (8.49%) Fat Client
4 22 (8.49%) Thin Client
5 21 (8.11%) Clustering
6 13 (5.02%) Visualisation
7 12 (4.63%) Blackberry
8 9 (3.47%) CMDB
9 4 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.54%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (1.54%) PKI
9 4 (1.54%) Replication
10 1 (0.39%) AS400
10 1 (0.39%) FlexPod
10 1 (0.39%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.39%) Statistics
10 1 (0.39%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 235 (90.73%) Windows
2 163 (62.93%) Windows Server
3 137 (52.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 132 (50.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 54 (20.85%) Windows 7
6 30 (11.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (6.56%) Android
7 17 (6.56%) Apple iOS
8 7 (2.70%) Windows XP
9 6 (2.32%) Linux
10 5 (1.93%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.54%) Windows 10
11 4 (1.54%) Windows Phone
11 4 (1.54%) Windows Phone 8
12 2 (0.77%) CentOS
12 2 (0.77%) Unix
13 1 (0.39%) HPUX
13 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (48.65%) ITIL
2 78 (30.12%) Software Delivery
3 58 (22.39%) Project Management
4 53 (20.46%) Service Delivery
5 42 (16.22%) Business Continuity
6 37 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 27 (10.42%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 21 (8.11%) Escalation Management
8 21 (8.11%) High Availability
9 20 (7.72%) Application Packaging
9 20 (7.72%) Change Control
10 19 (7.34%) Problem Management
10 19 (7.34%) Software Distribution
11 18 (6.95%) Content Management
11 18 (6.95%) ITIL V3
12 16 (6.18%) Capacity Planning
13 15 (5.79%) Server Building
14 13 (5.02%) Business Analysis
14 13 (5.02%) Security Management
15 12 (4.63%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (25.48%) SQL
2 40 (15.44%) PowerShell
3 28 (10.81%) VBScript
4 24 (9.27%) T-SQL
4 24 (9.27%) VB
5 3 (1.16%) Python
6 2 (0.77%) C++
6 2 (0.77%) Java
6 2 (0.77%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 146 (56.37%) Security Cleared
2 128 (49.42%) SC Cleared
3 84 (32.43%) Degree
4 81 (31.27%) BPSS Clearance
5 52 (20.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 23 (8.88%) MCSE
7 6 (2.32%) MCSA
7 6 (2.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.16%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.39%) CCNA
10 1 (0.39%) CCNP
10 1 (0.39%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.39%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.39%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.39%) MCDST
10 1 (0.39%) MCITP
10 1 (0.39%) MCP
10 1 (0.39%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (28.57%) Disclosure Scotland
2 20 (7.72%) SLA
System Software
1 240 (92.66%) Active Directory
2 138 (53.28%) XenApp
3 126 (48.65%) Microsoft App-V
4 98 (37.84%) XenDesktop
4 98 (37.84%) XenServer
5 82 (31.66%) VMware Infrastructure
6 45 (17.37%) Hyper-V
7 25 (9.65%) Terminal Services
8 19 (7.34%) vSphere
9 2 (0.77%) Brightmail
9 2 (0.77%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.77%) Xen
10 1 (0.39%) Gluster
10 1 (0.39%) LXC
10 1 (0.39%) NFS
10 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 81 (31.27%) SCCM
2 61 (23.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 48 (18.53%) XenMobile
4 44 (16.99%) SafeCom
5 33 (12.74%) EdgeSight
6 24 (9.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 21 (8.11%) Microsoft Clustering
7 21 (8.11%) OpenView
7 21 (8.11%) Perfmon
8 15 (5.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 14 (5.41%) HP SIM
10 4 (1.54%) AirWatch
10 4 (1.54%) SAP Afaria
11 2 (0.77%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.77%) Puppet
11 2 (0.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 1 (0.39%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.39%) SolarWinds Orion
12 1 (0.39%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 202 (77.99%) Microsoft
2 178 (68.73%) Citrix
3 154 (59.46%) VMware
4 112 (43.24%) AppSense
5 82 (31.66%) HP
6 66 (25.48%) ThinPrint
7 47 (18.15%) SAP
8 21 (8.11%) Lotus
8 21 (8.11%) Oracle
9 18 (6.95%) Symantec
10 16 (6.18%) Intel Security
11 14 (5.41%) Lumension
12 12 (4.63%) Trend Micro
13 7 (2.70%) Cisco
14 4 (1.54%) Altiris
14 4 (1.54%) Apple
15 3 (1.16%) Red Hat
16 2 (0.77%) Compaq
16 2 (0.77%) Dell
16 2 (0.77%) NetApp