The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 47 60 43
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -17
Contract jobs citing DHCP 12 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.07% 0.81% 1.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.19% 4.20% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 2
Average daily rate £250 £320 £160
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £294 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £320 £192
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Average hourly rate - £13.25 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +21.32%
DHCP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
91 143 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.69% 19.25% 9.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 82 21
Average daily rate £320 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £218 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 12
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +106.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +44.57%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Oxford +9 7 £250 -13.04% 1
DHCP
South East

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 15 (78.95%) DNS
1 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 14 (73.68%) Windows
3 11 (57.89%) VMware
4 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
4 10 (52.63%) Windows 7
5 9 (47.37%) ITIL
6 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
7 7 (36.84%) Problem Management
7 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (36.84%) NetBackup
7 7 (36.84%) Incident Management
7 7 (36.84%) VMware ESX
7 7 (36.84%) Change Management
7 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (36.84%) NetApp
7 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
8 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
8 6 (31.58%) Project Management
9 5 (26.32%) Firewall
9 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
9 5 (26.32%) VPN
9 5 (26.32%) SLA
9 5 (26.32%) WAN
9 5 (26.32%) VLAN
9 5 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (21.05%) Patch Management
10 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
10 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) IIS
3 2 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) DNS
2 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
3 5 (26.32%) Firewall
3 5 (26.32%) VLAN
3 5 (26.32%) VPN
3 5 (26.32%) WAN
4 3 (15.79%) ADSL
4 3 (15.79%) CTI
4 3 (15.79%) FTP
4 3 (15.79%) ISDN
4 3 (15.79%) MPLS
4 3 (15.79%) MRTG
4 3 (15.79%) PBX
4 3 (15.79%) VSAT
5 2 (10.53%) LAN
6 1 (5.26%) 802.11
6 1 (5.26%) Broadband
6 1 (5.26%) Network Security
6 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (15.79%) Billing
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Support Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Support Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Systems Support
4 4 (21.05%) Systems Support Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 3 (15.79%) Administrator
5 3 (15.79%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Server Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.79%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.26%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Windows 7
2 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.79%) Linux
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.26%) Mac OS
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) Change Management
2 7 (36.84%) Incident Management
2 7 (36.84%) Problem Management
3 6 (31.58%) Project Management
4 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (21.05%) Patch Management
5 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.79%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (10.53%) MCP
3 2 (10.53%) MCSA
4 1 (5.26%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.26%) DBS Check
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (26.32%) SLA
2 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
3 2 (10.53%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
3 7 (36.84%) VMware ESX
4 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) NetBackup
2 2 (10.53%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) VMware
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 7 (36.84%) NetApp
4 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco
5 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
6 2 (10.53%) Acronis
6 2 (10.53%) Citrix
6 2 (10.53%) Dell
6 2 (10.53%) Intel Security
6 2 (10.53%) Lumension
7 1 (5.26%) Red Hat