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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 44 76 69
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -7
Contract jobs citing DHCP 23 7 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.66% 0.69% 2.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.65% 2.99% 5.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 11
Average daily rate
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£300 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £330 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £330 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
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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
216 234 545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.94% 23.01% 39.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 80 111
Average daily rate £400 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £164 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £30.50 £29.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 September 2014.

DHCP Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 34 (89.47%) DNS
2 32 (84.21%) Active Directory
3 26 (68.42%) Windows
4 15 (39.47%) Windows 7
5 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (28.95%) VPN
6 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (26.32%) Wireless
7 10 (26.32%) LAN
8 9 (23.68%) WLAN
8 9 (23.68%) WAN
8 9 (23.68%) NFS
8 9 (23.68%) HP
8 9 (23.68%) UNIX
8 9 (23.68%) Linux
8 9 (23.68%) Red Hat
8 9 (23.68%) Citrix
8 9 (23.68%) CCNP
8 9 (23.68%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (23.68%) MPLS
8 9 (23.68%) IPsec
8 9 (23.68%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (23.68%) NetBackup
8 9 (23.68%) Load Balancing
8 9 (23.68%) Network Architecture
8 9 (23.68%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
9 8 (21.05%) Korn
9 8 (21.05%) Fat Client

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Office
2 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Office 365
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (89.47%) DNS
2 11 (28.95%) VPN
3 10 (26.32%) LAN
3 10 (26.32%) Wireless
4 9 (23.68%) IPsec
4 9 (23.68%) WLAN
4 9 (23.68%) WAN
4 9 (23.68%) MPLS
5 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.26%) DSL
6 2 (5.26%) Firewall
6 2 (5.26%) Intranet
6 2 (5.26%) PABX
7 1 (2.63%) FWSM
7 1 (2.63%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (2.63%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (2.63%) BIG-IP
7 1 (2.63%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (2.63%) Network Security
7 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (2.63%) Back Office
1 1 (2.63%) Games
1 1 (2.63%) Retail
1 1 (2.63%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Network Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Support Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Field Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Server Support
4 3 (7.89%) Linux Support
4 3 (7.89%) Linux Support Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) IT Support
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Support Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Linux Server Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (5.26%) Server Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Network Support
5 2 (5.26%) Server Support Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) XML
1 1 (2.63%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Thin Client
1 8 (21.05%) Fat Client
2 7 (18.42%) Replication
3 3 (7.89%) Clustering
4 2 (5.26%) Statistics
4 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.26%) Firmware
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (68.42%) Windows
2 15 (39.47%) Windows 7
3 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (23.68%) Linux
5 9 (23.68%) UNIX
6 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (23.68%) Network Architecture
1 9 (23.68%) Capacity Planning
1 9 (23.68%) Load Balancing
2 8 (21.05%) ITIL
2 8 (21.05%) Service Management
3 6 (15.79%) Network Design
3 6 (15.79%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.26%) Document Management
5 2 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.63%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.63%) Time Management
6 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.63%) CRM
6 1 (2.63%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) C
1 8 (21.05%) Perl
1 8 (21.05%) VB
1 8 (21.05%) Korn
1 8 (21.05%) Bourne shell
2 3 (7.89%) SQL
3 1 (2.63%) VBScript
3 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (23.68%) CCNP
2 9 (23.68%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
4 7 (18.42%) Degree
5 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
5 6 (15.79%) MCTS
5 6 (15.79%) MCITP
6 5 (13.16%) CCA
6 5 (13.16%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (13.16%) HNC
6 5 (13.16%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (84.21%) Active Directory
2 9 (23.68%) NFS
3 1 (2.63%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.63%) ProxySG
3 1 (2.63%) NLBS
3 1 (2.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) NetBackup
2 8 (21.05%) Nagios
3 6 (15.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (5.26%) SCOM
4 2 (5.26%) WMI
5 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) HP
1 9 (23.68%) Citrix
1 9 (23.68%) Red Hat
2 8 (21.05%) EMC
2 8 (21.05%) Isilon
3 4 (10.53%) Altiris
3 4 (10.53%) Veritas
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco
4 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.63%) NetApp
4 1 (2.63%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.63%) F5
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