The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 27 35 32
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Contract jobs citing DHCP 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.75% 0.73% 1.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.46% 3.33% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
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£208 £285 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.19% +62.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £294
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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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 Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
67 60 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 23.43% 21.98% 24.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 24 32
Average daily rate £225 £255 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -29.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £448 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Average hourly rate £21.50 £27.75 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.52% +131.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in Slough

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the Slough region.

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 10 (100.00%) DNS
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) HP
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
3 8 (80.00%) VLAN
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco
3 8 (80.00%) LAN
3 8 (80.00%) WAN
4 5 (50.00%) OpenView
4 5 (50.00%) Internet
4 5 (50.00%) 3G
4 5 (50.00%) MPLS
4 5 (50.00%) OSPF
4 5 (50.00%) BGP
4 5 (50.00%) L2TP
4 5 (50.00%) CCNP
4 5 (50.00%) CCNA
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (50.00%) Ethernet
4 5 (50.00%) PPP
4 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (50.00%) Broadband
4 5 (50.00%) CSS
4 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
4 5 (50.00%) 2G
4 5 (50.00%) Cacti
4 5 (50.00%) 4G
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (30.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) DNS
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
3 8 (80.00%) LAN
3 8 (80.00%) WAN
3 8 (80.00%) VLAN
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
4 5 (50.00%) Internet
4 5 (50.00%) 3G
4 5 (50.00%) MPLS
4 5 (50.00%) OSPF
4 5 (50.00%) BGP
4 5 (50.00%) L2TP
4 5 (50.00%) Ethernet
4 5 (50.00%) PPP
4 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (50.00%) 2G
4 5 (50.00%) 4G
4 5 (50.00%) Broadband
5 4 (40.00%) VPN
5 4 (40.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CCNP
1 5 (50.00%) CCNA
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) MCSE
2 2 (20.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) XenDesktop
1 4 (40.00%) vSphere
1 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) Samba
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) XenApp
3 1 (10.00%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) OpenView
1 5 (50.00%) Cacti
2 4 (40.00%) SCCM
3 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) HP
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) 3PAR
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Brocade
3 4 (40.00%) ProCurve
4 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds