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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 59 45 29
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -16
Contract jobs citing DHCP 17 10 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.86% 1.66% 5.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 9.90% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 11
Average daily rate £433 £288 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.69% +19.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £311 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Average hourly rate - - £26.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.32 £17.02
% change year-on-year
+9.20% +7.64%
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
119 101 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 13.02% 16.72% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 64 44
Average daily rate £400 £365 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +1.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £262 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £451 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 20
Average hourly rate £16.75 - £31.10
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 - £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

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 13 February 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
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 13 February 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
(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 15 £463 +48.59%
Northumberland - 2 £305 -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 42 (100.00%) DNS
2 34 (80.95%) Microsoft
3 30 (71.43%) TCP/IP
4 27 (64.29%) Windows
4 27 (64.29%) VMware
5 26 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (61.90%) Linux
6 25 (59.52%) SSL
6 25 (59.52%) Xen
6 25 (59.52%) IPsec
7 24 (57.14%) Jetty
7 24 (57.14%) WebSphere
7 24 (57.14%) nginx
7 24 (57.14%) FTP
7 24 (57.14%) HTTP
7 24 (57.14%) Configuration Management
7 24 (57.14%) Apache
7 24 (57.14%) Tomcat
7 24 (57.14%) Java
7 24 (57.14%) .NET
7 24 (57.14%) J2EE
7 24 (57.14%) IIS
7 24 (57.14%) Servlets
8 23 (54.76%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (54.76%) Jenkins
9 16 (38.10%) Active Directory
10 14 (33.33%) Web Operations
11 13 (30.95%) Google Cloud Platform
11 13 (30.95%) Amazon EC2
11 13 (30.95%) Google App Engine

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 24 (57.14%) Apache
1 24 (57.14%) IIS
1 24 (57.14%) Jetty
1 24 (57.14%) nginx
1 24 (57.14%) Tomcat
1 24 (57.14%) WebSphere
2 10 (23.81%) Oracle 10gAS
2 10 (23.81%) Oracle Application Server
2 10 (23.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 10 (23.81%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (21.43%) PowerExchange
4 6 (14.29%) Oracle Spatial
5 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.76%) OpenStack
7 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
7 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.95%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (30.95%) Amazon EC2
1 13 (30.95%) Google App Engine
1 13 (30.95%) Google Cloud Platform
2 12 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 42 (100.00%) DNS
2 30 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 25 (59.52%) IPsec
3 25 (59.52%) SSL
4 24 (57.14%) FTP
4 24 (57.14%) HTTP
5 2 (4.76%) LAN
5 2 (4.76%) SAN
5 2 (4.76%) WAN
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.38%) EIGRP
6 1 (2.38%) Firewall
6 1 (2.38%) Network Security
6 1 (2.38%) OSPF
6 1 (2.38%) VLAN
6 1 (2.38%) VPN
6 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) BusinessObjects
1 10 (23.81%) PowerCenter
2 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 5 (11.90%) Data Mining
5 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (54.76%) Jenkins
2 10 (23.81%) Log4j
3 1 (2.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (11.90%) WebOps Engineer
1 5 (11.90%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (9.52%) Operations Engineer
2 4 (9.52%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) Active Directory Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) Build Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) Web Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (4.76%) Server Support
4 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) Administrator
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco Support
5 1 (2.38%) Developer
5 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (2.38%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (57.14%) .NET
1 24 (57.14%) J2EE
1 24 (57.14%) Servlets
2 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Clustering
1 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 27 (64.29%) Windows
2 26 (61.90%) Linux
3 11 (26.19%) Windows Server
4 10 (23.81%) AIX
4 10 (23.81%) Solaris
5 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (4.76%) Unix
9 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
9 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) Configuration Management
2 23 (54.76%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (33.33%) Web Operations
4 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (28.57%) Automated Testing
5 12 (28.57%) DevOps
5 12 (28.57%) Unit Testing
6 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (14.29%) CRM
7 5 (11.90%) ITIL
8 4 (9.52%) Migration
9 3 (7.14%) Change Management
9 3 (7.14%) Server Building
10 2 (4.76%) Change Control
10 2 (4.76%) Security Patching
10 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
11 1 (2.38%) Asset Management
11 1 (2.38%) Document Management
11 1 (2.38%) Incident Management
11 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 24 (57.14%) Java
2 8 (19.05%) SQL
3 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.38%) C++
4 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Security Cleared
2 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.76%) MCSA
5 1 (2.38%) CCNA
5 1 (2.38%) CCNP
5 1 (2.38%) CCSP
5 1 (2.38%) CCVP
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.38%) MCSE
5 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 26 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (59.52%) Xen
3 16 (38.10%) Active Directory
4 6 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (4.76%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.38%) Puppet
3 1 (2.38%) SCOM
3 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 34 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 27 (64.29%) VMware
3 13 (30.95%) Google
4 10 (23.81%) Axway
4 10 (23.81%) Genesys
4 10 (23.81%) Informatica
4 10 (23.81%) Oracle
5 7 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 7 (16.67%) SAP
6 6 (14.29%) Siebel
6 6 (14.29%) Sun
7 4 (9.52%) HP
8 3 (7.14%) Cisco
9 1 (2.38%) CA
9 1 (2.38%) Citrix
9 1 (2.38%) Intel Security