The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset 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 36 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DHCP 8 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.39% - 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% - 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Average daily rate
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£250 - £188
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £306
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -10.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £24.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.35 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -3.43%
DHCP
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
32 35 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 9.55% 16.83% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 7
Average daily rate £250 £275 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £395 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 1
Average hourly rate £24.00 £19.30 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.35% -51.75%
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 Somerset

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Street - 2 £250 -
Taunton - - - -
DHCP
South West

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 11 (100.00%) DNS
2 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
3 6 (54.55%) Network Management
4 5 (45.45%) HP
5 4 (36.36%) LAN
5 4 (36.36%) WAN
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) NHS
6 3 (27.27%) Firewall
6 3 (27.27%) Internet
6 3 (27.27%) Web Services
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) LDAP
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
6 3 (27.27%) OpenView
6 3 (27.27%) Network Security
7 2 (18.18%) Mac OS X Server
7 2 (18.18%) ProCurve
7 2 (18.18%) Infor
7 2 (18.18%) Android
7 2 (18.18%) OpenLDAP
7 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
7 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (18.18%) Kerio
7 2 (18.18%) Kerio MailServer
7 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (18.18%) Software Licensing
7 2 (18.18%) SAN
7 2 (18.18%) FTP

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) DNS
2 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) LAN
3 4 (36.36%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) Internet
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) Network Security
4 3 (27.27%) LDAP
5 2 (18.18%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (18.18%) FTP
5 2 (18.18%) SAN
6 1 (9.09%) VPN
6 1 (9.09%) HTTP
6 1 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Network Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Network Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Lead Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Junior
2 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Junior Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Support
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Perl Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) NHS
2 2 (18.18%) Streaming Video
3 1 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
3 2 (18.18%) Mac OS X
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Mac OS X Server
3 2 (18.18%) Android
3 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX
4 1 (9.09%) Solaris
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Network Management
2 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (18.18%) Software Licensing
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) Erlang
2 1 (9.09%) C
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Kerio MailServer
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) OpenView
2 2 (18.18%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Apple
2 2 (18.18%) NEC
2 2 (18.18%) Mitel
2 2 (18.18%) SonicWALL
2 2 (18.18%) ProCurve
2 2 (18.18%) Infor
2 2 (18.18%) Kerio
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Capita
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Sun
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat