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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 119 110 96
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -14
Contract jobs citing DHCP 24 28 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.77% 0.97% 1.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.42% 6.33% 10.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 26
Average daily rate
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£350 £335 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -16.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £415 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +11.29%
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
374 442 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 12.01% 15.30% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 233 196
Average daily rate £360 £375 £377
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -0.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 25
Average hourly rate £32.50 £15.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% -30.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.39 £9.50 £18.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £29.50 £41.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +8 7 £353 +5.22% 11
Bristol +5 7 £375 +15.38% 4
Gloucestershire -26 4 £450 +13.92% 5
Devon - 4 £182 - 1
Dorset -2 1 - - 4
Somerset -3 1 - - 3
Cornwall - - - -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 56 (93.33%) DNS
2 49 (81.67%) Windows
3 37 (61.67%) Active Directory
4 32 (53.33%) VMware
5 28 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (45.00%) Firewall
6 27 (45.00%) Microsoft
7 26 (43.33%) Cisco
8 23 (38.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (30.00%) MS Exchange
9 18 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (28.33%) WAN
11 16 (26.67%) LAN
11 16 (26.67%) Windows 7
12 15 (25.00%) TCP/IP
12 15 (25.00%) Linux
13 14 (23.33%) IIS
13 14 (23.33%) vSphere
14 13 (21.67%) VPN
15 12 (20.00%) Security Cleared
16 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
16 11 (18.33%) Windows XP
16 11 (18.33%) SQL
16 11 (18.33%) Citrix
17 10 (16.67%) Java
18 9 (15.00%) ITIL
18 9 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
18 9 (15.00%) HP
18 9 (15.00%) VLAN
19 8 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 18 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (23.33%) IIS
3 8 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (10.00%) Apache
4 6 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) MS Office
2 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (93.33%) DNS
2 27 (45.00%) Firewall
3 17 (28.33%) WAN
4 16 (26.67%) LAN
5 15 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 13 (21.67%) VPN
7 9 (15.00%) VLAN
8 7 (11.67%) Wireless
8 7 (11.67%) Internet
9 6 (10.00%) MPLS
9 6 (10.00%) VoIP
10 5 (8.33%) SAN
10 5 (8.33%) IPsec
10 5 (8.33%) Network Security
10 5 (8.33%) Multicast
11 4 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (6.67%) IP Telephony
11 4 (6.67%) WLAN
12 3 (5.00%) SMTP
12 3 (5.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) MySQL
1 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) MSI
2 1 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (13.33%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.67%) Law
3 1 (1.67%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (20.00%) Analyst
1 12 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 8 (13.33%) Network Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Consultant
5 6 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.33%) Administrator
7 4 (6.67%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Network Manager
8 3 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) .NET
2 3 (5.00%) J2EE
3 2 (3.33%) HTML
4 1 (1.67%) Web Services
4 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.67%) NHS
2 4 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.33%) Handset
4 1 (1.67%) Streaming Video
4 1 (1.67%) Clustering
4 1 (1.67%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.67%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 49 (81.67%) Windows
2 28 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (38.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (26.67%) Windows 7
5 15 (25.00%) Linux
6 11 (18.33%) Windows XP
6 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (11.67%) UNIX
9 6 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (8.33%) Windows Vista
11 3 (5.00%) Windows NT
12 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (1.67%) Android
12 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.00%) ITIL
2 8 (13.33%) Migration
2 8 (13.33%) Network Management
3 7 (11.67%) Data Migration
4 5 (8.33%) System Testing
5 4 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (6.67%) Email Migration
6 3 (5.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.33%) Scrum
7 2 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.33%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.33%) Kernel Tuning
7 2 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.33%) Service Management
7 2 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (1.67%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (1.67%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.67%) Software Licensing
8 1 (1.67%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.33%) SQL
2 10 (16.67%) Java
3 4 (6.67%) C
4 2 (3.33%) Perl
4 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (11.67%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.67%) DV Cleared
4 6 (10.00%) CCNA
4 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (10.00%) MCSE
5 1 (1.67%) CCIE
5 1 (1.67%) CCNP
5 1 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) SLA
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 37 (61.67%) Active Directory
2 18 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (23.33%) vSphere
4 6 (10.00%) XenApp
4 6 (10.00%) VMware Server
5 5 (8.33%) XenDesktop
5 5 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (5.00%) VMware ESX
8 2 (3.33%) Firmware
9 1 (1.67%) NFS
9 1 (1.67%) Xen
9 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.67%) Kerio MailServer
9 1 (1.67%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 7 (11.67%) SCCM
2 6 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (6.67%) WSUS
5 3 (5.00%) OpenView
6 2 (3.33%) NetBackup
6 2 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.67%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.67%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.67%) Nagios
7 1 (1.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 32 (53.33%) VMware
2 27 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 26 (43.33%) Cisco
4 11 (18.33%) Citrix
5 9 (15.00%) HP
6 8 (13.33%) Oracle
7 7 (11.67%) Red Hat
7 7 (11.67%) Symantec
7 7 (11.67%) McAfee
8 6 (10.00%) FalconStor
9 5 (8.33%) Wyse
9 5 (8.33%) SonicWALL
10 4 (6.67%) Polycom
10 4 (6.67%) Dell
10 4 (6.67%) Avaya
10 4 (6.67%) Juniper
11 2 (3.33%) CheckPoint
11 2 (3.33%) Computacenter
11 2 (3.33%) Infoblox
12 1 (1.67%) Kerio
Chippenham
The People Network
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 24 days ago