The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 22 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 64 56 63
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs citing DHCP 4 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.56% 2.08% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.35% 7.14% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 6
Median daily rate £170 £328 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.09% -18.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £336 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.08% -3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Median hourly rate £54.08 £59.33 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.84% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +10.71%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
170 294 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 23.68% 29.05% 20.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 157 77
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £288 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £55.65 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +158.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in Reading

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Reading region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 10 (76.92%) DNS
3 10 (76.92%) Windows Server
4 9 (69.23%) TCP/IP
4 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
5 8 (61.54%) MS Exchange
6 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (53.85%) VMware
6 7 (53.85%) SCCM
6 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
7 5 (38.46%) SCOM
7 5 (38.46%) DV Cleared
7 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
7 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (30.77%) MS Office
8 4 (30.77%) Virtual Environments
8 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (30.77%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (23.08%) Office 365
9 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
10 2 (15.38%) Ubuntu
10 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (15.38%) Linux
10 2 (15.38%) Apache
10 2 (15.38%) LDAP
10 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
10 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
10 2 (15.38%) LAN

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (61.54%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) Confluence
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
3 1 (7.69%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) DNS
2 9 (69.23%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) LAN
3 2 (15.38%) LDAP
4 1 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) HTTP
4 1 (7.69%) IMAP
4 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
4 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
4 1 (7.69%) MRTG
4 1 (7.69%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Support Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 4 (30.77%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (30.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Active Directory Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Ubuntu
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
6 1 (7.69%) CentOS
6 1 (7.69%) Debian
6 1 (7.69%) Mac OS
6 1 (7.69%) Solaris
6 1 (7.69%) Unix
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Performance Monitoring
1 4 (30.77%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
2 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
2 1 (7.69%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
1 1 (7.69%) C
1 1 (7.69%) Korn
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
1 1 (7.69%) Python
1 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) DV Cleared
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) iptables
4 1 (7.69%) Ceph
4 1 (7.69%) Dovecot
4 1 (7.69%) KVM
4 1 (7.69%) NFS
4 1 (7.69%) Postfix
4 1 (7.69%) Sendmail
4 1 (7.69%) Squid
4 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) SCCM
2 5 (38.46%) SCOM
3 2 (15.38%) Ansible
3 2 (15.38%) Puppet
4 1 (7.69%) Cacti
4 1 (7.69%) Capistrano
4 1 (7.69%) HAProxy
4 1 (7.69%) Nagios
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (7.69%) RANCID
4 1 (7.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Percona
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat