The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 79 55 96
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +41
Contract jobs citing DHCP 72 87 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.99% 2.80% 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.57% 23.58% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 35 3
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£275 £261 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £350 £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £273 £290
% change year-on-year
+5.50% -6.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 6
Average hourly rate £16.25 £31.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.00% +56.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £26.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £33.50 £29.24
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+28.78% +10.00%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
494 369 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 13.67% 11.88% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 177 122
Average daily rate £325 £290 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -7.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 29 34
Average hourly rate £17.50 £28.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.59% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.95 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -20.00%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DHCP across the North West region.

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in the North West

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the North West region.

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

DHCP
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

DHCP Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 May 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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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
Cheshire -19 29 £313 -3.10% 10
Manchester +3 17 £216 -40.34% 12
Merseyside -1 12 £344 - 6
Lancashire -9 10 £275 +11.11%
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 91 (81.25%) DNS
2 59 (52.68%) Windows
3 44 (39.29%) VMware
4 42 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 34 (30.36%) Citrix
5 34 (30.36%) Microsoft
6 32 (28.57%) Firewall
7 31 (27.68%) VMware Infrastructure
8 27 (24.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (24.11%) TCP/IP
8 27 (24.11%) WAN
9 25 (22.32%) LAN
10 24 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
11 23 (20.54%) Cisco
12 22 (19.64%) Windows Server 2003
13 21 (18.75%) SAN
14 19 (16.96%) ITIL
15 18 (16.07%) Cisco Certification
15 18 (16.07%) Hyper-V
15 18 (16.07%) Security Cleared
16 17 (15.18%) VLAN
16 17 (15.18%) VPN
17 16 (14.29%) Linux
17 16 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
17 16 (14.29%) Wireless
17 16 (14.29%) XenApp
17 16 (14.29%) XenDesktop
18 15 (13.39%) Windows 7
18 15 (13.39%) IIS
18 15 (13.39%) VoIP

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 15 (13.39%) IIS
2 9 (8.04%) MS Exchange
3 8 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 8 (7.14%) Apache
3 8 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 8 (7.14%) nginx
3 8 (7.14%) Jetty
3 8 (7.14%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (2.68%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.68%) Lync
6 2 (1.79%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.89%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.82%) MS Office
3 2 (1.79%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 24 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (11.61%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (9.82%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (5.36%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (5.36%) Google App Engine
6 5 (4.46%) Route 53
6 5 (4.46%) Amazon ELB
6 5 (4.46%) Amazon S3
7 4 (3.57%) SaaS
8 1 (0.89%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 91 (81.25%) DNS
2 32 (28.57%) Firewall
3 27 (24.11%) TCP/IP
3 27 (24.11%) WAN
4 25 (22.32%) LAN
5 21 (18.75%) SAN
6 17 (15.18%) VLAN
6 17 (15.18%) VPN
7 16 (14.29%) Wireless
8 15 (13.39%) VoIP
9 14 (12.50%) EIGRP
9 14 (12.50%) Network Security
10 13 (11.61%) SSL
11 11 (9.82%) IPsec
11 11 (9.82%) BGP
12 9 (8.04%) OSPF
12 9 (8.04%) HTTP
13 8 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
13 8 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
14 7 (6.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.68%) Relational Database
1 3 (2.68%) SQL Server
1 3 (2.68%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.89%) Big Data
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.89%) MySQL
2 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 12 (10.71%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.46%) Hudson
2 5 (4.46%) Maven
3 3 (2.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.79%) MSI
4 2 (1.79%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.89%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.89%) JUnit
General
1 6 (5.36%) Local Government
2 5 (4.46%) Finance
3 2 (1.79%) Law
4 1 (0.89%) Banking
4 1 (0.89%) Retail
4 1 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (15.18%) Consultant
2 13 (11.61%) Analyst
2 13 (11.61%) Network Consultant
3 12 (10.71%) Support Engineer
4 11 (9.82%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (8.93%) Network Engineer
6 9 (8.04%) Service Desk Analyst
6 9 (8.04%) Service Analyst
7 7 (6.25%) Architect
8 6 (5.36%) 1st Line Support
8 6 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.36%) Server Engineer
9 5 (4.46%) Desktop Administrator
9 5 (4.46%) Administrator
9 5 (4.46%) Security Consultant
10 4 (3.57%) Project Manager
10 4 (3.57%) Network Security Consultant
10 4 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
11 3 (2.68%) Security Engineer
11 3 (2.68%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.25%) Servlets
1 7 (6.25%) .NET
1 7 (6.25%) J2EE
2 6 (5.36%) HTML
3 4 (3.57%) Middleware
4 2 (1.79%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.61%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.36%) Blackberry
2 6 (5.36%) Device Driver
2 6 (5.36%) Smartphone
2 6 (5.36%) iPhone
2 6 (5.36%) iPad
3 5 (4.46%) Fat Client
3 5 (4.46%) Clustering
3 5 (4.46%) Thin Client
4 4 (3.57%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.57%) Replication
5 1 (0.89%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (0.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.89%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 59 (52.68%) Windows
2 27 (24.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (19.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (14.29%) Linux
5 15 (13.39%) Windows 7
6 14 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (4.46%) CentOS
8 3 (2.68%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.79%) Windows NT
9 2 (1.79%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.89%) UNIX
10 1 (0.89%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (16.96%) ITIL
2 13 (11.61%) Configuration Management
3 12 (10.71%) Migration
3 12 (10.71%) DevOps
4 11 (9.82%) Network Management
4 11 (9.82%) Incident Management
4 11 (9.82%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (8.93%) Open Source
6 9 (8.04%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (8.04%) Project Management
7 8 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 8 (7.14%) Server Building
8 7 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (5.36%) Information Security
9 6 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (4.46%) Auto-Scaling
11 4 (3.57%) Automated Testing
11 4 (3.57%) Unit Testing
11 4 (3.57%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.50%) Java
2 11 (9.82%) PowerShell
3 6 (5.36%) Shell Script
4 5 (4.46%) SQL
5 2 (1.79%) VBScript
5 2 (1.79%) Ruby
6 1 (0.89%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.89%) Python
6 1 (0.89%) VB
6 1 (0.89%) C
6 1 (0.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (16.07%) Cisco Certification
1 18 (16.07%) Security Cleared
2 16 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (10.71%) CCNA
3 12 (10.71%) SC Cleared
4 10 (8.93%) MCSE
5 8 (7.14%) MCP
6 7 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (4.46%) MCITP
7 5 (4.46%) CCNP
7 5 (4.46%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.68%) Degree
9 2 (1.79%) CCEA
9 2 (1.79%) CISSP
9 2 (1.79%) A+ Certification
9 2 (1.79%) PMP
9 2 (1.79%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.79%) CCIE
9 2 (1.79%) MCSA
9 2 (1.79%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.25%) SLA
2 5 (4.46%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 4 (3.57%) QA
4 1 (0.89%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 31 (27.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (16.07%) Hyper-V
4 16 (14.29%) XenApp
4 16 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 10 (8.93%) XenServer
6 8 (7.14%) VMware ESX
6 8 (7.14%) vSphere
6 8 (7.14%) Xen
7 6 (5.36%) Terminal Services
7 6 (5.36%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (2.68%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.79%) Terminal Server
10 2 (1.79%) NFS
10 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.89%) iptables
11 1 (0.89%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.89%) Samba
Systems Management
1 14 (12.50%) SCCM
2 12 (10.71%) Puppet
3 7 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (4.46%) Vagrant
5 4 (3.57%) WSUS
6 3 (2.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (2.68%) EdgeSight
6 3 (2.68%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (2.68%) SCVMM
6 3 (2.68%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.79%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (1.79%) SCOM
7 2 (1.79%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.89%) Opsview
8 1 (0.89%) Ansible
8 1 (0.89%) Nagios
8 1 (0.89%) MOM
Vendors
1 44 (39.29%) VMware
2 34 (30.36%) Citrix
2 34 (30.36%) Microsoft
3 23 (20.54%) Cisco
4 11 (9.82%) HP
5 9 (8.04%) McAfee
6 6 (5.36%) Red Hat
6 6 (5.36%) Google
7 5 (4.46%) Lumension
7 5 (4.46%) CheckPoint
7 5 (4.46%) NetApp
7 5 (4.46%) Symantec
7 5 (4.46%) Dell
7 5 (4.46%) EMC
8 4 (3.57%) Juniper
8 4 (3.57%) Compaq
8 4 (3.57%) Oracle
9 3 (2.68%) ArcSight
9 3 (2.68%) SolarWinds
9 3 (2.68%) AppSense
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