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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 126 121 86
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -35
Contract jobs citing DHCP 12 21 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.39% 0.66% 1.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.40% 4.68% 11.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 28
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£283 £335 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.67% -18.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £284 £288
% change year-on-year
+5.82% -1.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
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
353 449 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 11.50% 14.09% 14.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 253 193
Average daily rate £360 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 32 20
Average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.55 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £40.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.11%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 May 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Wiltshire +4 4 £358 -11.72% 9
Bristol +7 3 £240 -26.15% 7
Gloucestershire -20 2 - -
Devon +4 1 £190 -24.00% 2
Somerset +3 1 - -
Dorset +2 1 - -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 45 (93.75%) DNS
2 37 (77.08%) Windows
3 27 (56.25%) VMware
4 26 (54.17%) Firewall
4 26 (54.17%) Active Directory
5 25 (52.08%) Cisco
6 22 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 17 (35.42%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (31.25%) MS Exchange
9 15 (31.25%) WAN
9 15 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (29.17%) LAN
11 13 (27.08%) Linux
11 13 (27.08%) VPN
12 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
12 12 (25.00%) IIS
12 12 (25.00%) vSphere
13 11 (22.92%) Windows 7
14 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
14 10 (20.83%) Java
14 10 (20.83%) SQL
15 9 (18.75%) ITIL
15 9 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
16 8 (16.67%) Citrix
16 8 (16.67%) Migration
16 8 (16.67%) Oracle
16 8 (16.67%) VLAN
16 8 (16.67%) Network Management

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 15 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 12 (25.00%) IIS
3 6 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (12.50%) Apache
4 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.08%) Lync
7 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.08%) MS Project Server
7 1 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Office
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 45 (93.75%) DNS
2 26 (54.17%) Firewall
3 15 (31.25%) WAN
4 14 (29.17%) LAN
5 13 (27.08%) VPN
6 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 8 (16.67%) VLAN
8 7 (14.58%) Wireless
9 6 (12.50%) MPLS
9 6 (12.50%) Internet
9 6 (12.50%) VoIP
10 5 (10.42%) Network Security
10 5 (10.42%) IPsec
11 4 (8.33%) IP Telephony
11 4 (8.33%) SAN
11 4 (8.33%) WLAN
11 4 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (8.33%) Multicast
12 3 (6.25%) NAS
12 3 (6.25%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) MySQL
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Banking
2 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (25.00%) Analyst
2 9 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (6.25%) Network Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Administrator
7 2 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) .NET
2 3 (6.25%) J2EE
3 1 (2.08%) HTML
3 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Blackberry
2 4 (8.33%) NHS
2 4 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (4.17%) Handset
4 1 (2.08%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (2.08%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 37 (77.08%) Windows
2 22 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (35.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (27.08%) Linux
5 11 (22.92%) Windows 7
6 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (14.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (14.58%) UNIX
8 5 (10.42%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (8.33%) Windows XP
10 3 (6.25%) Windows NT
11 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) ITIL
2 8 (16.67%) Migration
2 8 (16.67%) Network Management
3 7 (14.58%) Data Migration
4 4 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (8.33%) Email Migration
5 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.17%) Scrum
6 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.17%) Performance Management
6 2 (4.17%) Kernel Tuning
6 2 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.08%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.08%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.08%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.08%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.08%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.08%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.83%) Java
1 10 (20.83%) SQL
2 4 (8.33%) C
3 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.17%) Perl
3 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 9 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (12.50%) CCNA
3 6 (12.50%) MCSE
3 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 6 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) Degree
4 1 (2.08%) CCIE
4 1 (2.08%) CCNP
System Software
1 26 (54.17%) Active Directory
2 15 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (25.00%) vSphere
4 6 (12.50%) VMware Server
5 5 (10.42%) XenApp
6 3 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (6.25%) VMware ESX
7 2 (4.17%) Firmware
8 1 (2.08%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (2.08%) Xen
8 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.08%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) WSUS
2 3 (6.25%) OpenView
3 2 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.08%) SCCM
4 1 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.08%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 27 (56.25%) VMware
2 25 (52.08%) Cisco
3 18 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 8 (16.67%) Citrix
4 8 (16.67%) Oracle
5 7 (14.58%) Red Hat
5 7 (14.58%) HP
5 7 (14.58%) McAfee
6 6 (12.50%) FalconStor
7 5 (10.42%) Wyse
8 4 (8.33%) Avaya
8 4 (8.33%) Juniper
8 4 (8.33%) Polycom
8 4 (8.33%) SonicWALL
9 3 (6.25%) Dell
10 2 (4.17%) Computacenter
10 2 (4.17%) CheckPoint
10 2 (4.17%) Infoblox
11 1 (2.08%) Acronis
11 1 (2.08%) LogLogic
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