The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 Somerset 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 51 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing DHCP 5 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.17% 1.95% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.80% 15.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate £160 £200 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £290 £500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -42.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -39.42%
Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
51 26 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 11.94% 12.68% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 12 4
Average daily rate £250 £200 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £175 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £406 £240
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 £11.85 £13.95
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.36% -15.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
DHCP
South West

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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Taunton - 4 £160 - 2
Winscombe - - - -
Bath - - - - 1
Clevedon - - - -
DHCP
South West

DHCP
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) MCP
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Administrator
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) IT Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCP
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) VMware