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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 24 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DHCP 1 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 0.85% - 3.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.03% - 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£100 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £300 £289
% change year-on-year
+17.50% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.57%
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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
33 10 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 27.97% 11.24% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 7
Average daily rate £110 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-66.15% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £113 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £333 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £23.33
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -14.27%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) SOAP
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Solaris
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) OOP
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) VBScript
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Infoblox
4 2 (40.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 2 (40.00%) vSphere

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Lync
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Front Office
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) NOC Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) UNIX
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Solaris
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) OOP
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) WMI
1 2 (40.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Infoblox
3 2 (40.00%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (20.00%) Reuters
4 1 (20.00%) Bloomberg