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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 86 115 106
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -9
Contract jobs citing DHCP 57 39 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.96% 1.16% 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.78% 8.74% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 24 18
Median daily rate £350 £413 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £155 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £18.00 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £22.00 £18.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £17.50 £16.63
% change year-on-year
+60.00% +5.26%
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
484 446 489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.68% 13.32% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 244 295
Median daily rate £350 £413 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +13.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £525 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 36 28
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.46 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.09% +88.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £17.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £48.50 £120.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 25 August 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
Wiltshire +9 21 £375 -21.05%
Bristol +5 16 £288 -52.08% 5
Gloucestershire +8 14 £363 +61.11% 1
Devon +11 3 £250 +49.25%
Somerset - 2 - -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 79 (79.00%) DNS
2 62 (62.00%) Windows
3 48 (48.00%) Cisco
4 47 (47.00%) Active Directory
4 47 (47.00%) Windows Server
5 45 (45.00%) Microsoft
6 42 (42.00%) Firewall
7 39 (39.00%) VPN
8 37 (37.00%) VMware
9 33 (33.00%) Security Cleared
10 31 (31.00%) Juniper
11 28 (28.00%) Windows 7
12 25 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 25 (25.00%) MS Office
13 24 (24.00%) CheckPoint
14 23 (23.00%) Windows Server 2012
15 22 (22.00%) TCP/IP
16 21 (21.00%) VMware Infrastructure
17 20 (20.00%) SC Cleared
18 19 (19.00%) PowerShell
18 19 (19.00%) Hyper-V
18 19 (19.00%) SQL
18 19 (19.00%) LAN
19 18 (18.00%) WAN
20 17 (17.00%) Wireshark
20 17 (17.00%) Cisco Certification
21 16 (16.00%) CCNP
21 16 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
21 16 (16.00%) SCCM
22 15 (15.00%) vSphere

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 15 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.00%) Skype for Business
3 6 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.00%) IIS
6 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 25 (25.00%) MS Office
2 14 (14.00%) MS Visio
3 5 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.00%) Office 365
2 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 79 (79.00%) DNS
2 42 (42.00%) Firewall
3 39 (39.00%) VPN
4 22 (22.00%) TCP/IP
5 19 (19.00%) LAN
6 18 (18.00%) WAN
7 17 (17.00%) Wireshark
8 15 (15.00%) Junos
9 14 (14.00%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (14.00%) tcpdump
10 12 (12.00%) VLAN
10 12 (12.00%) Wireless
11 9 (9.00%) BGP
11 9 (9.00%) IPsec
12 8 (8.00%) Internet
12 8 (8.00%) VoIP
13 7 (7.00%) Wi-Fi
14 6 (6.00%) EIGRP
14 6 (6.00%) HSRP
14 6 (6.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (11.00%) Finance
2 9 (9.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.00%) Military
4 2 (2.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.00%) Back Office
4 2 (2.00%) Banking
5 1 (1.00%) Electronics
5 1 (1.00%) Legal
5 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (29.00%) Network Engineer
2 19 (19.00%) Support Engineer
3 18 (18.00%) Network Support
4 14 (14.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 11 (11.00%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (9.00%) Analyst
7 8 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
7 8 (8.00%) Senior Network Support
7 8 (8.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
7 8 (8.00%) Senior Support Engineer
7 8 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
8 7 (7.00%) Administrator
8 7 (7.00%) VMware Engineer
8 7 (7.00%) Windows Engineer
9 6 (6.00%) Cisco Engineer
9 6 (6.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 5 (5.00%) Wintel Engineer
11 4 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (4.00%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.00%) Middleware
2 1 (1.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.00%) CESG
3 6 (6.00%) Clustering
3 6 (6.00%) Fat Client
3 6 (6.00%) Thin Client
4 4 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.00%) ASIC
4 4 (4.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (3.00%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.00%) PKI
6 2 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.00%) Handset
7 1 (1.00%) iPhone
7 1 (1.00%) Replication
7 1 (1.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 62 (62.00%) Windows
2 47 (47.00%) Windows Server
3 28 (28.00%) Windows 7
4 25 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (23.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (15.00%) Windows 10
8 13 (13.00%) Linux
9 11 (11.00%) Windows 8
10 10 (10.00%) Unix
11 4 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (4.00%) Solaris
12 1 (1.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (11.00%) Migration
2 9 (9.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (8.00%) Knowledge Management
4 7 (7.00%) Change Management
5 6 (6.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (6.00%) Incident Management
6 5 (5.00%) Kernel Tuning
6 5 (5.00%) Network Architecture
6 5 (5.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.00%) ITIL
7 4 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (4.00%) Requirements Management
7 4 (4.00%) UML
7 4 (4.00%) Use Case
7 4 (4.00%) V-Model
7 4 (4.00%) Workflow
8 3 (3.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 3 (3.00%) Information Security
8 3 (3.00%) Project Planning
8 3 (3.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (19.00%) PowerShell
1 19 (19.00%) SQL
2 6 (6.00%) VBScript
3 4 (4.00%) C++
3 4 (4.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.00%) Java
4 2 (2.00%) Perl
4 2 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 33 (33.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 17 (17.00%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (16.00%) CCNP
5 9 (9.00%) DV Cleared
5 9 (9.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (6.00%) CCNA
7 5 (5.00%) CCIE
7 5 (5.00%) MCSE
8 3 (3.00%) CCA
8 3 (3.00%) CCDP
8 3 (3.00%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (3.00%) JNCIA
8 3 (3.00%) JNCIP
9 2 (2.00%) MCITP
9 2 (2.00%) MCP
9 2 (2.00%) MCSA
9 2 (2.00%) RHCE
10 1 (1.00%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.00%) SLA
2 3 (3.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 47 (47.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (21.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (19.00%) Hyper-V
4 15 (15.00%) vSphere
5 12 (12.00%) XenApp
6 10 (10.00%) VMware ESX
7 8 (8.00%) Firmware
7 8 (8.00%) ProxySG
7 8 (8.00%) XenDesktop
8 3 (3.00%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (2.00%) DFS Replication
9 2 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (1.00%) BitLocker
10 1 (1.00%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.00%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (16.00%) SCCM
2 11 (11.00%) SCOM
3 4 (4.00%) WSUS
4 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (3.00%) SCDPM
5 2 (2.00%) AirWatch
5 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (2.00%) SCOrch
5 2 (2.00%) SCSM
5 2 (2.00%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.00%) yum
6 1 (1.00%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.00%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.00%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.00%) MOM
6 1 (1.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 48 (48.00%) Cisco
2 45 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 37 (37.00%) VMware
4 31 (31.00%) Juniper
5 24 (24.00%) CheckPoint
6 12 (12.00%) Citrix
7 11 (11.00%) Dell
7 11 (11.00%) F5
8 9 (9.00%) Red Hat
9 8 (8.00%) Blue Coat
9 8 (8.00%) TippingPoint
10 6 (6.00%) HP
10 6 (6.00%) Intel Security
10 6 (6.00%) Oracle
10 6 (6.00%) Wyse
11 5 (5.00%) IBM
12 4 (4.00%) Avaya
12 4 (4.00%) Veritas
13 3 (3.00%) Dell KACE
14 2 (2.00%) SolarWinds