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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 98 80 93
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +13
Contract jobs citing DHCP 60 53 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.57% 1.76% 1.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.90% 13.77% 11.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 28 18
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£300 £263 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -8.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £313 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 7
Average hourly rate £17.25 £20.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.81% -19.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £17.13 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.05 £28.80 £31.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.93% -8.57%
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
465 385 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 12.15% 12.82% 14.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 191 181
Average daily rate £350 £300 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £446 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 35 43
Average hourly rate £16.84 £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.15% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £14.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Manchester +7 24 £300 -6.25% 11
Cheshire -11 14 £213 +6.62% 7
Merseyside 0 12 £363 - 3
Lancashire -9 5 £375 +42.85%
Cumbria -18 2 £413 - 2
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England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 117 (86.67%) DNS
2 83 (61.48%) Windows
3 61 (45.19%) Active Directory
4 59 (43.70%) VMware
5 54 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 45 (33.33%) Citrix
7 43 (31.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 41 (30.37%) VMware Infrastructure
8 41 (30.37%) Firewall
9 37 (27.41%) TCP/IP
10 35 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
11 30 (22.22%) WAN
12 28 (20.74%) LAN
12 28 (20.74%) Windows Server 2012
13 27 (20.00%) Cisco
14 26 (19.26%) Cisco Certification
14 26 (19.26%) Amazon AWS
15 25 (18.52%) ITIL
16 24 (17.78%) Microsoft Certification
17 23 (17.04%) SAN
18 22 (16.30%) MS Office
19 21 (15.56%) Wireless
19 21 (15.56%) XenApp
20 19 (14.07%) VPN
20 19 (14.07%) XenDesktop
20 19 (14.07%) Windows 7
21 18 (13.33%) Security Cleared
21 18 (13.33%) IIS
21 18 (13.33%) Linux
22 17 (12.59%) PowerShell

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 18 (13.33%) IIS
2 16 (11.85%) MS Exchange
3 9 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 9 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 9 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 9 (6.67%) Jetty
3 9 (6.67%) nginx
4 7 (5.19%) Apache
4 7 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (3.70%) Lync
6 5 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.96%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (2.22%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.74%) OpenStack
Applications
1 22 (16.30%) MS Office
2 16 (11.85%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.48%) MS Project
4 1 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (19.26%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (10.37%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (9.63%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (5.93%) Google App Engine
4 8 (5.93%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (3.70%) Amazon S3
6 5 (3.70%) Route 53
6 5 (3.70%) Amazon ELB
7 4 (2.96%) SaaS
8 1 (0.74%) PaaS
8 1 (0.74%) Office 365
8 1 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 117 (86.67%) DNS
2 41 (30.37%) Firewall
3 37 (27.41%) TCP/IP
4 30 (22.22%) WAN
5 28 (20.74%) LAN
6 23 (17.04%) SAN
7 21 (15.56%) Wireless
8 19 (14.07%) VPN
9 17 (12.59%) Network Security
10 16 (11.85%) BGP
10 16 (11.85%) VoIP
11 14 (10.37%) OSPF
11 14 (10.37%) VLAN
12 12 (8.89%) IPsec
12 12 (8.89%) EIGRP
12 12 (8.89%) HTTP
12 12 (8.89%) SSL
13 11 (8.15%) FTP
14 8 (5.93%) Wi-Fi
15 7 (5.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.74%) Big Data
2 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (9.63%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.70%) Hudson
2 5 (3.70%) Maven
3 2 (1.48%) Fiddler
3 2 (1.48%) MSI
4 1 (0.74%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.74%) JUnit
4 1 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (6.67%) Finance
2 4 (2.96%) Electronics
2 4 (2.96%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.96%) Manufacturing
2 4 (2.96%) Marketing
3 2 (1.48%) Local Government
3 2 (1.48%) Law
4 1 (0.74%) Legal
4 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (14.81%) Consultant
2 19 (14.07%) Analyst
3 13 (9.63%) Network Consultant
4 12 (8.89%) Support Engineer
5 10 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (5.93%) Service Analyst
6 8 (5.93%) 1st Line Support
6 8 (5.93%) Network Engineer
6 8 (5.93%) Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (5.19%) Desktop Administrator
7 7 (5.19%) Architect
7 7 (5.19%) Administrator
8 6 (4.44%) Server Engineer
9 5 (3.70%) Project Manager
9 5 (3.70%) Security Consultant
10 4 (2.96%) Network Security Consultant
11 3 (2.22%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
11 3 (2.22%) Security Engineer
11 3 (2.22%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.67%) Servlets
2 8 (5.93%) .NET
2 8 (5.93%) J2EE
3 6 (4.44%) HTML
3 6 (4.44%) 802.1X
4 2 (1.48%) Middleware
4 2 (1.48%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.85%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.41%) Clustering
3 9 (6.67%) Blackberry
4 7 (5.19%) Fat Client
4 7 (5.19%) Thin Client
5 6 (4.44%) iPhone
5 6 (4.44%) iPad
5 6 (4.44%) Smartphone
5 6 (4.44%) Device Driver
6 4 (2.96%) DTV
7 3 (2.22%) Replication
7 3 (2.22%) Statistics
8 2 (1.48%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.48%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.48%) GIS
9 1 (0.74%) NHS
9 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.74%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 83 (61.48%) Windows
2 43 (31.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (20.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (14.07%) Windows 7
6 18 (13.33%) Linux
7 7 (5.19%) Windows 8
8 5 (3.70%) CentOS
9 4 (2.96%) UNIX
10 2 (1.48%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.48%) Windows NT
10 2 (1.48%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.74%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.74%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (18.52%) ITIL
2 15 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 15 (11.11%) Server Building
3 14 (10.37%) Migration
4 13 (9.63%) DevOps
5 12 (8.89%) Incident Management
6 11 (8.15%) Load Balancing
6 11 (8.15%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (8.15%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (8.15%) Network Management
7 10 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
7 10 (7.41%) Project Management
7 10 (7.41%) Open Source
8 8 (5.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (5.93%) Information Security
8 8 (5.93%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (4.44%) Unit Testing
9 6 (4.44%) Automated Testing
10 5 (3.70%) Data Protection
10 5 (3.70%) Auto-Scaling
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.59%) PowerShell
2 15 (11.11%) Java
3 10 (7.41%) SQL
4 6 (4.44%) Shell Script
5 5 (3.70%) VBScript
6 3 (2.22%) Perl
6 3 (2.22%) C
6 3 (2.22%) Python
7 1 (0.74%) Ruby
7 1 (0.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (19.26%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (17.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 16 (11.85%) CCNA
5 13 (9.63%) CCNP
5 13 (9.63%) MCSE
6 12 (8.89%) SC Cleared
7 10 (7.41%) MCP
8 9 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
8 9 (6.67%) MCITP
9 7 (5.19%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (5.19%) MCSA
10 5 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (2.96%) CEH
11 4 (2.96%) A+ Certification
11 4 (2.96%) CCIE
11 4 (2.96%) CISSP
12 2 (1.48%) CCEA
12 2 (1.48%) PMP
12 2 (1.48%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.41%) SLA
2 5 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 4 (2.96%) QA
4 3 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 61 (45.19%) Active Directory
2 41 (30.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (15.56%) XenApp
4 19 (14.07%) XenDesktop
5 17 (12.59%) Hyper-V
6 16 (11.85%) vSphere
7 14 (10.37%) XenServer
8 9 (6.67%) VMware ESX
8 9 (6.67%) Xen
9 8 (5.93%) VMware Workstation
10 7 (5.19%) Terminal Services
11 6 (4.44%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (2.22%) NFS
12 3 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (1.48%) Firmware
13 2 (1.48%) Terminal Server
14 1 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.74%) vCloud
14 1 (0.74%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 13 (9.63%) SCCM
2 12 (8.89%) Puppet
3 7 (5.19%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (4.44%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (3.70%) Vagrant
6 4 (2.96%) SCVMM
7 3 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (2.22%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (2.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (2.22%) EdgeSight
7 3 (2.22%) NetBackup
7 3 (2.22%) Backup Exec
7 3 (2.22%) WSUS
8 2 (1.48%) CiscoWorks
8 2 (1.48%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.74%) SCOM
Vendors
1 59 (43.70%) VMware
2 54 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 45 (33.33%) Citrix
4 27 (20.00%) Cisco
5 15 (11.11%) HP
6 13 (9.63%) Symantec
7 8 (5.93%) McAfee
7 8 (5.93%) AppSense
7 8 (5.93%) Google
8 7 (5.19%) NetApp
9 5 (3.70%) Dell
9 5 (3.70%) SAP
9 5 (3.70%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.70%) Acronis
9 5 (3.70%) Lumension
10 4 (2.96%) Juniper
10 4 (2.96%) ArcSight
10 4 (2.96%) CheckPoint
10 4 (2.96%) Sophos
10 4 (2.96%) Compaq
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