The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 89 111 99
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -12
Contract jobs citing DHCP 49 41 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.79% 1.24% 1.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.14% 8.84% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 21 19
Median daily rate £350 £450 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +68.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £330 £301
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +9.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £22.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.88% +34.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.60 £22.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £22.50 £18.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+48.64% +2.77%
DHCP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
373 464 565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.60% 14.01% 16.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 229 354
Median daily rate £325 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £181 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £347
% change year-on-year
- +4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 42 34
Median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +84.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £15.75 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £49.19 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing DHCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in the South West

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

DHCP
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

DHCP Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +12 17 £375 +150.00% 4
Bristol +10 16 £275 -54.16% 4
Wiltshire -5 8 £425 - 2
Devon +6 4 £175 -61.11%
Somerset - 3 - - 3
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DHCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 84 (77.78%) DNS
2 61 (56.48%) Windows
3 51 (47.22%) Cisco
3 51 (47.22%) Windows Server
4 48 (44.44%) VMware
5 46 (42.59%) Microsoft
6 45 (41.67%) Active Directory
7 44 (40.74%) Firewall
8 41 (37.96%) Security Cleared
9 39 (36.11%) VPN
10 31 (28.70%) Juniper
11 27 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 27 (25.00%) Windows 7
12 26 (24.07%) VMware Infrastructure
12 26 (24.07%) TCP/IP
13 24 (22.22%) CheckPoint
13 24 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
14 22 (20.37%) MS Office
14 22 (20.37%) vSphere
15 20 (18.52%) SC Cleared
16 18 (16.67%) Hyper-V
16 18 (16.67%) SQL
16 18 (16.67%) LAN
16 18 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
17 17 (15.74%) WAN
17 17 (15.74%) DV Cleared
17 17 (15.74%) Wireshark
18 16 (14.81%) PowerShell
18 16 (14.81%) SharePoint
18 16 (14.81%) Linux

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 11 (10.19%) MS Exchange
3 9 (8.33%) Skype for Business
4 6 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.85%) IIS
7 1 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 22 (20.37%) MS Office
2 14 (12.96%) MS Visio
3 6 (5.56%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.19%) Office 365
2 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 84 (77.78%) DNS
2 44 (40.74%) Firewall
3 39 (36.11%) VPN
4 26 (24.07%) TCP/IP
5 18 (16.67%) LAN
6 17 (15.74%) WAN
6 17 (15.74%) Wireshark
7 15 (13.89%) Junos
7 15 (13.89%) Wireless
8 14 (12.96%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (12.96%) tcpdump
8 14 (12.96%) VLAN
9 11 (10.19%) VoIP
10 9 (8.33%) BGP
10 9 (8.33%) IPsec
11 8 (7.41%) Internet
12 7 (6.48%) MPLS
12 7 (6.48%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (5.56%) EIGRP
13 6 (5.56%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (10.19%) Telecoms
2 9 (8.33%) Finance
3 4 (3.70%) Military
4 2 (1.85%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.85%) Back Office
4 2 (1.85%) Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Electronics
5 1 (0.93%) Legal
5 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (26.85%) Network Engineer
2 21 (19.44%) Support Engineer
3 19 (17.59%) Network Support
4 14 (12.96%) Network Support Engineer
5 11 (10.19%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (9.26%) Unix Engineer
7 9 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (7.41%) Analyst
8 8 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
8 8 (7.41%) Senior Network Support
8 8 (7.41%) Senior Network Support Engineer
8 8 (7.41%) Senior Support Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) Administrator
9 7 (6.48%) VMware Engineer
10 6 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
10 6 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 6 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
10 6 (5.56%) Wintel Engineer
11 5 (4.63%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.85%) Middleware
2 1 (0.93%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.93%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.89%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.48%) CESG
2 7 (6.48%) Clustering
3 5 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.70%) ASIC
4 4 (3.70%) Fat Client
4 4 (3.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (3.70%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.78%) PKI
6 2 (1.85%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.85%) Replication
6 2 (1.85%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.93%) Handset
7 1 (0.93%) iPhone
7 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 61 (56.48%) Windows
2 51 (47.22%) Windows Server
3 27 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 27 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (14.81%) Linux
5 16 (14.81%) Unix
6 14 (12.96%) Windows 10
6 14 (12.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (10.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (10.19%) Solaris
7 11 (10.19%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.85%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (11.11%) Kernel Tuning
2 11 (10.19%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (9.26%) Migration
4 9 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (7.41%) Knowledge Management
6 7 (6.48%) Change Management
7 6 (5.56%) Configuration Management
7 6 (5.56%) Incident Management
7 6 (5.56%) Service Delivery
8 5 (4.63%) Network Architecture
8 5 (4.63%) Time Management
9 4 (3.70%) Information Security
9 4 (3.70%) Innovation Management
9 4 (3.70%) ITIL
9 4 (3.70%) Requirements Management
9 4 (3.70%) UML
9 4 (3.70%) Use Case
9 4 (3.70%) V-Model
9 4 (3.70%) Workflow
10 3 (2.78%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.67%) SQL
2 16 (14.81%) PowerShell
3 11 (10.19%) Shell Script
4 4 (3.70%) C++
4 4 (3.70%) VBScript
5 2 (1.85%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.85%) Java
5 2 (1.85%) Perl
5 2 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 41 (37.96%) Security Cleared
2 20 (18.52%) SC Cleared
3 18 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (15.74%) DV Cleared
5 16 (14.81%) CCNP
6 10 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (6.48%) CCNA
7 7 (6.48%) MCSE
8 5 (4.63%) CCIE
9 3 (2.78%) CCA
9 3 (2.78%) CCDP
9 3 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (2.78%) JNCIA
9 3 (2.78%) JNCIP
9 3 (2.78%) MCITP
9 3 (2.78%) MCSA
10 2 (1.85%) RHCE
11 1 (0.93%) CNA
11 1 (0.93%) CNE
11 1 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.41%) SLA
2 2 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.85%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 45 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 26 (24.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (20.37%) vSphere
4 18 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 10 (9.26%) XenApp
6 9 (8.33%) Firmware
7 8 (7.41%) ProxySG
8 7 (6.48%) VMware ESX
9 6 (5.56%) XenDesktop
10 3 (2.78%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (1.85%) DFS Replication
11 2 (1.85%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.93%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.93%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 15 (13.89%) SCCM
2 11 (10.19%) SCOM
3 7 (6.48%) yum
4 6 (5.56%) WSUS
5 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (2.78%) SCDPM
6 2 (1.85%) AirWatch
6 2 (1.85%) SCOrch
6 2 (1.85%) SCSM
6 2 (1.85%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.93%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.93%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.93%) MOM
7 1 (0.93%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 51 (47.22%) Cisco
2 48 (44.44%) VMware
3 46 (42.59%) Microsoft
4 31 (28.70%) Juniper
5 24 (22.22%) CheckPoint
6 16 (14.81%) Red Hat
7 12 (11.11%) Citrix
8 10 (9.26%) F5
9 9 (8.33%) Dell
9 9 (8.33%) HP
10 8 (7.41%) Blue Coat
10 8 (7.41%) TippingPoint
11 5 (4.63%) IBM
11 5 (4.63%) Oracle
11 5 (4.63%) TOWER Software
12 4 (3.70%) Intel Security
12 4 (3.70%) Veritas
12 4 (3.70%) Wyse
13 3 (2.78%) Avaya
13 3 (2.78%) Dell KACE
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