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 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 91 94 100
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Contract jobs citing DHCP 37 34 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.20% 1.26% 0.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.83% 9.24% 5.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 6
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £428 £304
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 9
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.30 £25.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £27.30 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.13 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+9.87% -13.15%
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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
419 368 453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 13.59% 13.64% 17.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 179 192
Average daily rate £325 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £220 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 28 53
Average hourly rate £18.13 £15.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.86% -45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.05 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £31.56 £45.00
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 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 January 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 January 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 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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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
Merseyside 0 12 £279 -38.05%
Cheshire +5 10 £203 -52.35% 5
Manchester -9 10 £254 -15.41% 14
Lancashire -18 5 £269 +19.44% 1
Cumbria - - - -
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England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 81 (84.38%) DNS
2 63 (65.63%) Windows
3 52 (54.17%) Active Directory
4 46 (47.92%) VMware
5 44 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (30.21%) Citrix
8 27 (28.13%) TCP/IP
9 26 (27.08%) Microsoft
9 26 (27.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (23.96%) Configuration Management
10 23 (23.96%) Hyper-V
10 23 (23.96%) VMware Infrastructure
11 22 (22.92%) SCCM
12 18 (18.75%) ITIL
13 17 (17.71%) Firewall
14 16 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
14 16 (16.67%) HP
14 16 (16.67%) XenApp
14 16 (16.67%) Puppet
15 15 (15.63%) Cisco
15 15 (15.63%) CCNA
15 15 (15.63%) Linux
15 15 (15.63%) SAN
15 15 (15.63%) Migration
16 14 (14.58%) IIS
16 14 (14.58%) MS Exchange
16 14 (14.58%) Amazon EC2
16 14 (14.58%) Open Source
16 14 (14.58%) Continuous Integration

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 14 (14.58%) IIS
1 14 (14.58%) MS Exchange
2 9 (9.38%) Apache
3 8 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 8 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (7.29%) WebSphere
4 7 (7.29%) nginx
4 7 (7.29%) Jetty
4 7 (7.29%) Tomcat
5 6 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (4.17%) Lync
7 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.08%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.13%) MS Office
3 2 (2.08%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.58%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (8.33%) Amazon S3
2 8 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.33%) Amazon ELB
2 8 (8.33%) Route 53
3 7 (7.29%) SaaS
3 7 (7.29%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (6.25%) Google App Engine
4 6 (6.25%) PaaS
4 6 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 81 (84.38%) DNS
2 27 (28.13%) TCP/IP
3 17 (17.71%) Firewall
4 15 (15.63%) SAN
5 13 (13.54%) VLAN
6 10 (10.42%) LAN
6 10 (10.42%) HTTP
7 8 (8.33%) SMS
8 7 (7.29%) WAN
8 7 (7.29%) FTP
8 7 (7.29%) SSL
8 7 (7.29%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (7.29%) Wireless
8 7 (7.29%) IPsec
9 6 (6.25%) MPLS
10 5 (5.21%) NAS
10 5 (5.21%) VPN
10 5 (5.21%) DMZ
11 4 (4.17%) 3G
11 4 (4.17%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (2.08%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.08%) Big Data
4 1 (1.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (13.54%) Jenkins
2 8 (8.33%) Maven
2 8 (8.33%) Hudson
3 4 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.08%) JUnit
4 2 (2.08%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.04%) Fiddler
General
1 8 (8.33%) Local Government
2 3 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.08%) Finance
4 1 (1.04%) Banking
4 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (11.46%) Network Engineer
2 9 (9.38%) Analyst
3 8 (8.33%) Wintel Analyst
3 8 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 7 (7.29%) Support Engineer
5 6 (6.25%) Consultant
5 6 (6.25%) Architect
5 6 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
5 6 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (3.13%) Wintel Server Engineer
7 3 (3.13%) Security Engineer
7 3 (3.13%) UNIX Engineer
7 3 (3.13%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (3.13%) IT Support
7 3 (3.13%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (3.13%) Desktop Support
7 3 (3.13%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.25%) Servlets
2 5 (5.21%) .NET
2 5 (5.21%) J2EE
3 3 (3.13%) Middleware
4 1 (1.04%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.58%) Open Source
1 14 (14.58%) Clustering
2 6 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.17%) Thin Client
3 4 (4.17%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.08%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.08%) Life Science
4 2 (2.08%) Replication
5 1 (1.04%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.04%) User Experience
5 1 (1.04%) PKI
5 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.04%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 63 (65.63%) Windows
2 44 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (27.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (15.63%) Linux
6 12 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 11 (11.46%) Windows XP
8 10 (10.42%) CentOS
9 8 (8.33%) Solaris
10 6 (6.25%) Windows 2000
11 5 (5.21%) UNIX
12 4 (4.17%) Windows 8
13 3 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (2.08%) AIX
14 2 (2.08%) HPUX
14 2 (2.08%) Windows Vista
15 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.96%) Configuration Management
2 18 (18.75%) ITIL
3 15 (15.63%) Migration
4 14 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (11.46%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (11.46%) High Availability
5 11 (11.46%) DevOps
6 10 (10.42%) Project Management
7 6 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (4.17%) Unit Testing
8 4 (4.17%) Automated Testing
9 3 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (3.13%) Capacity Management
9 3 (3.13%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (3.13%) Project Planning
9 3 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (3.13%) ERP
10 2 (2.08%) Performance Testing
10 2 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.38%) PowerShell
2 8 (8.33%) SQL
3 7 (7.29%) Java
4 3 (3.13%) Ruby
5 2 (2.08%) PHP
5 2 (2.08%) C
6 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.04%) Python
6 1 (1.04%) Perl
6 1 (1.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (15.63%) CCNA
3 13 (13.54%) SC Cleared
3 13 (13.54%) Security Cleared
4 11 (11.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (11.46%) MCSE
5 6 (6.25%) MCP
6 2 (2.08%) MCSA
6 2 (2.08%) MCITP
7 1 (1.04%) CCEE
7 1 (1.04%) CCIA
7 1 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.04%) Degree
7 1 (1.04%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.04%) CCEA
7 1 (1.04%) PMP
7 1 (1.04%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.25%) QA
2 2 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 2 (2.08%) SLA
3 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 52 (54.17%) Active Directory
2 23 (23.96%) Hyper-V
2 23 (23.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (16.67%) XenApp
4 12 (12.50%) XenServer
5 8 (8.33%) Xen
6 6 (6.25%) XenDesktop
7 5 (5.21%) VMware ESX
7 5 (5.21%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (5.21%) DFS Replication
7 5 (5.21%) Firmware
8 4 (4.17%) vSphere
9 3 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (2.08%) NFS
10 2 (2.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (1.04%) ProxySG
11 1 (1.04%) Samba
11 1 (1.04%) Terminal Server
11 1 (1.04%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 22 (22.92%) SCCM
2 16 (16.67%) Puppet
3 12 (12.50%) SCOM
4 8 (8.33%) Vagrant
5 5 (5.21%) SCVMM
6 4 (4.17%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (2.08%) Backup Exec
7 2 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.04%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (1.04%) HP SIM
8 1 (1.04%) Ansible
8 1 (1.04%) Opsview
8 1 (1.04%) WSUS
8 1 (1.04%) Cisco IPCC
8 1 (1.04%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.04%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.04%) PureDisk
8 1 (1.04%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (1.04%) MOM
8 1 (1.04%) Nagios
Vendors
1 46 (47.92%) VMware
2 29 (30.21%) Citrix
3 26 (27.08%) Microsoft
4 16 (16.67%) HP
5 15 (15.63%) Cisco
6 12 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 11 (11.46%) Dell
8 8 (8.33%) AppSense
9 6 (6.25%) Google
9 6 (6.25%) RightScale
10 5 (5.21%) Oracle
11 4 (4.17%) IBM
12 3 (3.13%) SolarWinds
12 3 (3.13%) McAfee
12 3 (3.13%) NetApp
13 2 (2.08%) StorageTek
13 2 (2.08%) CheckPoint
13 2 (2.08%) Juniper
13 2 (2.08%) Sun
13 2 (2.08%) EMC
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