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 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 48 20 37
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +17
Contract jobs citing DHCP 12 25 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.83% 6.56% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.71% 31.65% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £240 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £290 £286
% change year-on-year
+16.37% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +120.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.13 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+6.64% -10.52%
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
112 79 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 17.10% 20.73% 13.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 36 12
Average daily rate £348 £358 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.79% +37.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £224 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 17 10
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +37.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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
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 26 January 2015. 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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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
Durham - 7 £275 -
Tyne and Wear -26 5 £311 +41.47% 1
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 23 (92.00%) Windows
1 23 (92.00%) DNS
2 21 (84.00%) Active Directory
3 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (52.00%) SQL
6 12 (48.00%) IIS
6 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (44.00%) ITIL
7 11 (44.00%) Clustering
8 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
9 8 (32.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 7 (28.00%) CA
10 7 (28.00%) Change Management
10 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
10 7 (28.00%) SharePoint
10 7 (28.00%) Lync
11 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
11 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
12 5 (20.00%) Middleware
12 5 (20.00%) Lotus
12 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (20.00%) Terminal Services
12 5 (20.00%) VMware
12 5 (20.00%) IBM Notes
12 5 (20.00%) MCSE
12 5 (20.00%) MCSA
12 5 (20.00%) Apache

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 (48.00%) IIS
2 7 (28.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (28.00%) Lync
3 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (20.00%) IBM Notes
3 5 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 23 (92.00%) DNS
2 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.00%) Firewall
4 2 (8.00%) NAS
4 2 (8.00%) LDAP
4 2 (8.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (12.00%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MSI
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (8.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Administrator
2 4 (16.00%) Technical Leader
2 4 (16.00%) Wintel Support
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Server Support
4 2 (8.00%) Server Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Server Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) IT Support
4 2 (8.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Solaris Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Server Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (4.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Support Technician
5 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Clustering
2 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 23 (92.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.00%) UNIX
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.00%) Solaris
5 2 (8.00%) Linux
5 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) ITIL
2 7 (28.00%) Change Management
3 5 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (12.00%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.00%) Project Management
6 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (8.00%) High Availability
6 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
7 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) MCSE
2 5 (20.00%) MCSA
3 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (84.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) Terminal Services
2 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Veritas File System
3 2 (8.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (20.00%) OpenView
2 5 (20.00%) HP SIM
3 1 (4.00%) Unicenter
3 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) CA
3 5 (20.00%) HP
3 5 (20.00%) Citrix
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle
3 5 (20.00%) Lotus
3 5 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (8.00%) SAP
4 2 (8.00%) Sun
4 2 (8.00%) Veritas