The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Reading 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 60 59 48
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Contract jobs citing DHCP 13 11 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.21% 1.42% 2.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.98% 5.61% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 9
Average daily rate £275 £250 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £226 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £340 £497
UK excluding London average daily rate £281 £290 £500
% change year-on-year
-3.10% -42.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -52.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+11.29% -40.38%
Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
261 196 415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.30% 25.39% 38.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 74 114
Average daily rate £300 £300 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £210 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £402 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 10
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £13.55 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £19.10 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
DHCP
Berkshire

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 18 April 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 18 (78.26%) Windows
1 18 (78.26%) Active Directory
2 17 (73.91%) DNS
3 11 (47.83%) TCP/IP
4 9 (39.13%) SQL
5 8 (34.78%) ITIL
5 8 (34.78%) Clustering
6 7 (30.43%) LDAP
7 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
7 6 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (21.74%) Firewall
8 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
8 5 (21.74%) SAN
8 5 (21.74%) UNIX
8 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
9 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (17.39%) SCCM
9 4 (17.39%) SCOM
9 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (17.39%) PABX
9 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
9 4 (17.39%) Document Management
9 4 (17.39%) Maven
9 4 (17.39%) Statistics
9 4 (17.39%) BladeLogic
9 4 (17.39%) JIRA
9 4 (17.39%) Sybase
9 4 (17.39%) WebLogic
9 4 (17.39%) HTML
9 4 (17.39%) Perl

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (17.39%) WebLogic
2 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (73.91%) DNS
2 11 (47.83%) TCP/IP
3 7 (30.43%) LDAP
4 5 (21.74%) Firewall
4 5 (21.74%) SAN
5 4 (17.39%) PABX
5 4 (17.39%) LAN
5 4 (17.39%) WAN
5 4 (17.39%) Intranet
6 3 (13.04%) NAS
7 2 (8.70%) VPN
7 2 (8.70%) 3G
8 1 (4.35%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (4.35%) DSL
8 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
8 1 (4.35%) VoIP
8 1 (4.35%) ADSL
8 1 (4.35%) IPsec
8 1 (4.35%) VLAN
8 1 (4.35%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
1 4 (17.39%) Maven
1 4 (17.39%) JIRA
1 4 (17.39%) ClearCase
General
1 1 (4.35%) Games
1 1 (4.35%) Back Office
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
1 4 (17.39%) Support Specialist
2 3 (13.04%) Server Support
3 2 (8.70%) Server Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Server Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support
3 2 (8.70%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.35%) Support Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Field Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Design Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) HTML
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
1 4 (17.39%) J2EE
2 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Clustering
2 4 (17.39%) Statistics
2 4 (17.39%) Firmware
3 2 (8.70%) Replication
4 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) UNIX
2 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.35%) Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (17.39%) Document Management
3 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
4 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
4 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
4 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (13.04%) Capacity Management
5 2 (8.70%) Identity Management
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Service Management
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.35%) Change Management
6 1 (4.35%) ITSM
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.35%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) Perl
3 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.70%) VBScript
4 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (13.04%) MCITP
3 2 (8.70%) MCTS
3 2 (8.70%) MCSE
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.35%) MCDBA
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (78.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) NLBS
3 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) SCCM
1 4 (17.39%) SCOM
1 4 (17.39%) BladeLogic
2 2 (8.70%) WMI
3 1 (4.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Sybase
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) JBoss
2 4 (17.39%) Remedy
3 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) Apple
4 1 (4.35%) McAfee
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Dell
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.35%) BMC
4 1 (4.35%) NetApp
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Fujitsu
Reading, Berkshire
Latcom Ltd
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