The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 Renfrewshire 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 20 13 5
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Contract jobs citing DHCP 10 1 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 6.49% 3.70% 78.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 11.11% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 13
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£282 £370 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.78% -3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £370 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £370 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.85%
Communications & Networking Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 9 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 25.97% 33.33% 84.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 5 13
Average daily rate £320 £334 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.11% -13.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £233 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £370 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
DHCP
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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 24 July 2014.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 (85.71%) Windows
1 18 (85.71%) DNS
1 18 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 18 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 17 (80.95%) HP
3 15 (71.43%) Citrix
4 13 (61.90%) SAN
4 13 (61.90%) Thin Client
4 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
4 13 (61.90%) Fat Client
5 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (57.14%) ITIL
5 12 (57.14%) SQL
5 12 (57.14%) VMware
6 9 (42.86%) VMware ESX
6 9 (42.86%) Service Management
6 9 (42.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 9 (42.86%) Middleware
6 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 9 (42.86%) Performance Testing
7 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
8 7 (33.33%) SharePoint
8 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (28.57%) AppSense
9 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
10 5 (23.81%) UNIX
10 5 (23.81%) VBScript
11 4 (19.05%) VB

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 7 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
3 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (14.29%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Project
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) DNS
2 13 (61.90%) SAN
3 4 (19.05%) LAN
3 4 (19.05%) WAN
4 3 (14.29%) Firewall
4 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 3 (14.29%) VPN
5 2 (9.52%) Wireless
6 1 (4.76%) VLAN
6 1 (4.76%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Build Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Designer
4 2 (9.52%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Wintel Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Technology Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Radia Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Services Delivery Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) UNIX Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) IT Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) Middleware
2 3 (14.29%) CSS
2 3 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) Thin Client
1 13 (61.90%) Fat Client
2 4 (19.05%) PKI
3 3 (14.29%) Open Source
3 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (14.29%) Device Driver
3 3 (14.29%) Replication
4 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (23.81%) UNIX
5 4 (19.05%) Windows XP
6 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (14.29%) AIX
6 3 (14.29%) HPUX
6 3 (14.29%) Solaris
6 3 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) ITIL
2 9 (42.86%) Service Management
2 9 (42.86%) Performance Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Change Data Capture
3 3 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
3 3 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Six Sigma
3 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.76%) High Availability
5 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
2 5 (23.81%) VBScript
3 4 (19.05%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 18 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) MCTS
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) MCP
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (42.86%) VMware ESX
2 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (14.29%) KVM
4 3 (14.29%) RHEV
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (42.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (19.05%) Netcool
3 3 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) HP
2 15 (71.43%) Citrix
3 12 (57.14%) VMware
4 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
5 6 (28.57%) AppSense
6 3 (14.29%) Altiris
6 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 3 (14.29%) Oracle
7 2 (9.52%) Borland