The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 51 61 65
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Contract jobs citing DHCP 18 16 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.03% 1.61% 1.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.35% 6.58% 5.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 6
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£300 £205 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.34% -41.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £298 £321
% change year-on-year
+0.84% -7.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £23.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.80% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.63 £17.75 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-6.33% +2.89%
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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 Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
245 243 454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 27.59% 24.50% 35.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 80 101
Average daily rate £390 £285 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.84% +3.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £165 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £20.00 £14.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £31.00 £19.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% -2.00%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

DHCP Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 28 (90.32%) DNS
2 26 (83.87%) Active Directory
3 18 (58.06%) Windows
4 11 (35.48%) Windows 7
5 9 (29.03%) LAN
5 9 (29.03%) WLAN
5 9 (29.03%) WAN
5 9 (29.03%) VPN
5 9 (29.03%) CCNP
5 9 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (29.03%) MPLS
5 9 (29.03%) Wireless
5 9 (29.03%) IPsec
5 9 (29.03%) Load Balancing
5 9 (29.03%) Network Architecture
5 9 (29.03%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
8 6 (19.35%) ITIL
8 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (19.35%) Network Design
8 6 (19.35%) Degree
9 5 (16.13%) VB
9 5 (16.13%) UNIX
9 5 (16.13%) Linux
9 5 (16.13%) NFS
9 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
9 5 (16.13%) HP
9 5 (16.13%) Citrix

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (3.23%) IIS
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (90.32%) DNS
2 9 (29.03%) VPN
2 9 (29.03%) MPLS
2 9 (29.03%) LAN
2 9 (29.03%) WLAN
2 9 (29.03%) WAN
2 9 (29.03%) Wireless
2 9 (29.03%) IPsec
3 3 (9.68%) PABX
3 3 (9.68%) Intranet
4 2 (6.45%) Firewall
4 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.45%) VoIP
5 1 (3.23%) LDAP
5 1 (3.23%) Broadband
5 1 (3.23%) SMTP
5 1 (3.23%) SNMP
5 1 (3.23%) SAN
5 1 (3.23%) 3G
5 1 (3.23%) FWSM
General
1 1 (3.23%) Back Office
1 1 (3.23%) Games
1 1 (3.23%) Retail
1 1 (3.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Network Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Support Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Support Specialist
3 3 (9.68%) Field Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Server Support
4 2 (6.45%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support
4 2 (6.45%) Linux Support
4 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) IT Support
4 2 (6.45%) Linux Support Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Support Technician
4 2 (6.45%) Network Support
5 1 (3.23%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) XML
1 1 (3.23%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Thin Client
1 4 (12.90%) Fat Client
2 3 (9.68%) Firmware
2 3 (9.68%) Replication
2 3 (9.68%) Clustering
2 3 (9.68%) Statistics
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) Windows
2 11 (35.48%) Windows 7
3 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (16.13%) Linux
4 5 (16.13%) UNIX
5 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Network Architecture
1 9 (29.03%) Capacity Planning
1 9 (29.03%) Load Balancing
2 6 (19.35%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (19.35%) Network Design
3 5 (16.13%) Service Management
3 5 (16.13%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (9.68%) Document Management
5 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.23%) Time Management
6 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.23%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.23%) CRM
6 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) VB
2 4 (12.90%) Korn
2 4 (12.90%) Bourne shell
2 4 (12.90%) C
2 4 (12.90%) Perl
3 3 (9.68%) SQL
4 2 (6.45%) VBScript
5 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) CCNP
1 9 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
4 6 (19.35%) Degree
5 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
5 5 (16.13%) MCTS
5 5 (16.13%) MCITP
6 3 (9.68%) CCA
6 3 (9.68%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (9.68%) HNC
6 3 (9.68%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (83.87%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.13%) NFS
3 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.23%) ProxySG
3 1 (3.23%) NLBS
3 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) NetBackup
2 4 (12.90%) Nagios
3 3 (9.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (6.45%) SCOM
4 2 (6.45%) WMI
5 1 (3.23%) WSUS
5 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
1 5 (16.13%) HP
1 5 (16.13%) Citrix
1 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
2 4 (12.90%) EMC
2 4 (12.90%) Isilon
3 2 (6.45%) Altiris
3 2 (6.45%) Veritas
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco
4 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.23%) NetApp
4 1 (3.23%) Blue Coat
4 1 (3.23%) F5
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Claremont Consulting Limited
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