The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 19 17 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing DHCP 9 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 7.96% 7.25% 2.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.71% 23.81% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Average daily rate
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£127 £369 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-65.58% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £308 £289
% change year-on-year
+13.00% +6.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.13 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+13.31% -5.88%
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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 Renfrewshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
35 21 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 30.97% 30.43% 34.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 11
Average daily rate £324 £375 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.66% +0.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £127 £327 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £425 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+43.45% -11.11%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the Renfrewshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 (100.00%) DNS
2 14 (77.78%) Windows
3 10 (55.56%) ITIL
3 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (44.44%) SQL
5 8 (44.44%) VMware
6 7 (38.89%) Service Management
7 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (33.33%) Symantec
7 6 (33.33%) HP
7 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (27.78%) SCOM
8 5 (27.78%) LAN
8 5 (27.78%) WAN
8 5 (27.78%) MS Project
8 5 (27.78%) MS Office
8 5 (27.78%) Nagios
8 5 (27.78%) Clustering
8 5 (27.78%) NetBackup
8 5 (27.78%) Backup Exec
8 5 (27.78%) Replication
8 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (22.22%) Altiris
9 4 (22.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (22.22%) OpenView Configuration Management

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
4 3 (16.67%) IIS
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Project
1 5 (27.78%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) DNS
2 5 (27.78%) LAN
2 5 (27.78%) WAN
3 4 (22.22%) SAN
4 3 (16.67%) VLAN
4 3 (16.67%) IPv4
4 3 (16.67%) Firewall
5 2 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Build Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Server Support
3 2 (11.11%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Support
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
1 3 (16.67%) XML
1 3 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Clustering
1 5 (27.78%) Replication
2 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (16.67%) Open Source
3 3 (16.67%) Thin Client
3 3 (16.67%) Fat Client
4 1 (5.56%) EqualLogic
4 1 (5.56%) iSeries
4 1 (5.56%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (16.67%) UNIX
3 3 (16.67%) AIX
3 3 (16.67%) HPUX
3 3 (16.67%) Solaris
3 3 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) Service Management
3 3 (16.67%) High Availability
3 3 (16.67%) Change Data Capture
3 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 3 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (16.67%) MCP
3 3 (16.67%) MCTS
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) KVM
3 3 (16.67%) RHEV
3 3 (16.67%) VMware ESX
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (5.56%) vCloud
4 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) SCOM
1 5 (27.78%) Nagios
1 5 (27.78%) NetBackup
1 5 (27.78%) Backup Exec
2 4 (22.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (22.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (5.56%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) Symantec
3 6 (33.33%) HP
4 4 (22.22%) Altiris
5 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 3 (16.67%) Citrix
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle
6 1 (5.56%) Dell
6 1 (5.56%) Avaya
6 1 (5.56%) NetApp