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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 22 32 26
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Contract jobs citing DHCP 3 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.63% 2.05% 2.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.82% 8.57% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Average daily rate £338 £400 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +100.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +21.32%
DHCP
Berkshire

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
44 70 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 23.91% 23.97% 22.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 36 20
Average daily rate £375 £425 £228
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +86.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £195 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +62.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +44.57%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the Slough region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 April 2016, 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 13 (100.00%) DNS
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) VPN
3 7 (53.85%) VMware
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
4 6 (46.15%) Citrix
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (38.46%) SCTP
5 5 (38.46%) xDSL
5 5 (38.46%) 4G
5 5 (38.46%) Radio Access Network
5 5 (38.46%) HSRP
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (38.46%) NetApp
5 5 (38.46%) Ethernet
5 5 (38.46%) ATM
5 5 (38.46%) SDH
5 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
5 5 (38.46%) XML
5 5 (38.46%) 3G
5 5 (38.46%) OSPF
5 5 (38.46%) RTCP
5 5 (38.46%) RTP
5 5 (38.46%) VRRP
5 5 (38.46%) Change Management
5 5 (38.46%) IPsec

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) DNS
2 7 (53.85%) VPN
3 5 (38.46%) 2G
3 5 (38.46%) 3G
3 5 (38.46%) 4G
3 5 (38.46%) ATM
3 5 (38.46%) Ethernet
3 5 (38.46%) HSRP
3 5 (38.46%) IPsec
3 5 (38.46%) OSPF
3 5 (38.46%) Radio Access Network
3 5 (38.46%) RTCP
3 5 (38.46%) RTP
3 5 (38.46%) SCTP
3 5 (38.46%) SDH
3 5 (38.46%) VLAN
3 5 (38.46%) VRRP
3 5 (38.46%) xDSL
4 3 (23.08%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Transmission Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Team Leader
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Configuration Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Design Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) IP Design Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) RAN Design Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) RAN Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Team Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Transmission Design Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Transmission Planning Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Clustering
2 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (30.77%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) AIX
5 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Unix
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Change Management
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
4 2 (15.38%) Coaching
4 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Patch Management
5 1 (7.69%) Security Patching
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) CCNA
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (15.38%) CCDA
3 2 (15.38%) VCP5
3 2 (15.38%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) HIPAA
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (23.08%) ISA Server
2 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
2 3 (23.08%) vSphere
2 3 (23.08%) XenApp
2 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) WSUS
2 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
2 2 (15.38%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (15.38%) NetBackup
2 2 (15.38%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (15.38%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (15.38%) Tivoli
2 2 (15.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) Citrix
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) NetApp
4 4 (30.77%) HP
5 3 (23.08%) Dell
5 3 (23.08%) IBM
6 2 (15.38%) F5
6 2 (15.38%) Nokia
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle
6 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
6 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow
6 2 (15.38%) Symantec
6 2 (15.38%) Veritas
7 1 (7.69%) Juniper