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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 27 21 13
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Contract jobs citing DHCP 4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 3.45% 3.28% 8.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.30% 7.41% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
Average daily rate
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£384 £318 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.02% -17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £312 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £324 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £306
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -10.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.35 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -3.43%
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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
43 27 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 37.07% 44.26% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 19 11
Average daily rate £399 £344 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.01% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £324 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 19 (100.00%) DNS
2 17 (89.47%) SC Cleared
2 17 (89.47%) Security Cleared
3 15 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (78.95%) VMware
3 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
3 15 (78.95%) Windows
4 14 (73.68%) SQL
4 14 (73.68%) HP
5 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
5 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (57.89%) Replication
6 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (52.63%) MS Exchange
6 10 (52.63%) MS Project
6 10 (52.63%) MS Office
7 8 (42.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 8 (42.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 8 (42.11%) Altiris
7 8 (42.11%) Enterprise Storage
8 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
8 7 (36.84%) SAN
8 7 (36.84%) LAN
8 7 (36.84%) WAN
8 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
9 6 (31.58%) ITIL
9 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
10 4 (21.05%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 10 (52.63%) MS Exchange
1 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (21.05%) WebLogic
3 4 (21.05%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (52.63%) MS Project
1 10 (52.63%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) DNS
2 7 (36.84%) LAN
2 7 (36.84%) WAN
2 7 (36.84%) SAN
3 4 (21.05%) Firewall
3 4 (21.05%) VLAN
3 4 (21.05%) IPv4
4 3 (15.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Build Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) UNIX Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Support
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) HTML
1 4 (21.05%) Web Services
1 4 (21.05%) XML
1 4 (21.05%) Middleware
2 2 (10.53%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Replication
2 8 (42.11%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (21.05%) Thin Client
3 4 (21.05%) Fat Client
3 4 (21.05%) Open Source
4 3 (15.79%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (21.05%) UNIX
3 4 (21.05%) AIX
3 4 (21.05%) HPUX
3 4 (21.05%) Solaris
3 4 (21.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
1 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
2 4 (21.05%) High Availability
2 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
2 4 (21.05%) Performance Testing
2 4 (21.05%) Change Data Capture
3 3 (15.79%) Service Management
3 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (10.53%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
3 4 (21.05%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) SC Cleared
1 17 (89.47%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) MCP
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (21.05%) MCTS
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
3 4 (21.05%) VMware ESX
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (21.05%) KVM
3 4 (21.05%) RHEV
4 3 (15.79%) vSphere
4 3 (15.79%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 8 (42.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (10.53%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
1 15 (78.95%) VMware
2 14 (73.68%) HP
3 8 (42.11%) Altiris
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle
4 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
4 4 (21.05%) Citrix
5 3 (15.79%) NetApp
5 3 (15.79%) Dell