The first table below looks at the demand for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Oxfordshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 43 24 51
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +27
Contract jobs citing DHCP 8 26 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.49% 5.71% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.39% 31.71% 6.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Average daily rate £160 £238 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.63% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £295 £500
% change year-on-year
-3.38% -41.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 £12.09 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.93% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -40.38%
Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
46 82 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.58% 18.02% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 35 34
Average daily rate £320 £305 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% +38.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £396 £349
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 14
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.75 £14.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -7.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £10.43 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.85 £19.00 £18.73
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.18%
DHCP
South East

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -9 8 £160 -32.63%
Wantage - - - -
Witney - - - -
Abingdon - - - - 4
DHCP
South East

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) DNS
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) MS Office
3 9 (64.29%) Windows XP
4 8 (57.14%) Windows 7
5 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (28.57%) Dell
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
7 3 (21.43%) SAN
8 2 (14.29%) Apple
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (14.29%) MCSE
8 2 (14.29%) SCCM
8 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
9 1 (7.14%) SCOM
9 1 (7.14%) Time Management
9 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
9 1 (7.14%) Multimedia
9 1 (7.14%) SalesLogix

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MS Office
2 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SalesLogix
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 3 (21.43%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) IPv4
4 1 (7.14%) VoIP
4 1 (7.14%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Desktop Support
3 5 (35.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Multimedia Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support
5 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Streaming Video
1 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows XP
3 8 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.14%) Migration
1 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
1 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
1 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) MCSE
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) RHCE
2 1 (7.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Dell
3 2 (14.29%) Apple
4 1 (7.14%) Sage
4 1 (7.14%) Remedy
4 1 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Business Objects
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco