The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 35 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DHCP 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.73% - 2.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.18% - 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £450 - £100
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £20.00 £18.32
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +9.20%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
22 18 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 9.52% 19.15% 17.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 0 4
Median daily rate £430 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing DHCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim - 4 £450 -
DHCP
UK

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DHCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 5 (100.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) SSL
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
2 4 (80.00%) Nagios
2 4 (80.00%) DWDM
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) Radware
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Blue Coat
2 4 (80.00%) ProxySG
2 4 (80.00%) Sourcefire
2 4 (80.00%) JNCIP
2 4 (80.00%) JNCIE
2 4 (80.00%) RSA SecurID
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) Fortinet
2 4 (80.00%) FortiGate
2 4 (80.00%) Structured Cabling
2 4 (80.00%) SevOne
2 4 (80.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) FireEye
2 4 (80.00%) Riverbed

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) DWDM
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) SSL
2 4 (80.00%) Structured Cabling
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Blue Coat Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (80.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 4 (80.00%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
1 4 (80.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Perl
1 4 (80.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) JNCIE
1 4 (80.00%) JNCIP
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) ProxySG
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) FortiGate
1 4 (80.00%) Nagios
2 1 (20.00%) Simpana
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Aruba
1 4 (80.00%) Blue Coat
1 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) FireEye
1 4 (80.00%) Fortinet
1 4 (80.00%) IronPort
1 4 (80.00%) Juniper
1 4 (80.00%) Radware
1 4 (80.00%) Riverbed
1 4 (80.00%) SevOne
1 4 (80.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) CommVault
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware