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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England / South West
Rank 109 116 106
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Contract jobs citing DHCP 23 27 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.89% 0.90% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.78% 6.82% 7.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 14
Median daily rate £210 £325 £205
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.38% +58.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £190 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 7
Median hourly rate £24.13 £23.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% +1.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.03 £17.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.23 £28.75 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.26%

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
339 396 421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.18% 13.23% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 249 216
Median daily rate £368 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.08% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £190 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 29 49
Median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +17.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £42.46 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

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 18 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Bristol 0 7 £245 -24.61% 5
Dorset - 6 £210 -
Wiltshire +2 4 £500 +66.66% 3
Somerset +10 2 £225 -69.30% 1
Devon +9 2 £186 -1.97% 2
Gloucestershire -2 2 £113 -70.96%
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 57 (83.82%) DNS
2 47 (69.12%) Windows
3 37 (54.41%) Microsoft
3 37 (54.41%) Windows Server
4 36 (52.94%) Active Directory
5 33 (48.53%) VMware
6 24 (35.29%) Firewall
6 24 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (35.29%) Windows 7
7 23 (33.82%) VMware Infrastructure
8 22 (32.35%) TCP/IP
9 21 (30.88%) Cisco
9 21 (30.88%) MS Office
10 20 (29.41%) VPN
10 20 (29.41%) Security Cleared
10 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 18 (26.47%) LAN
12 14 (20.59%) Citrix
12 14 (20.59%) Data Centre
13 13 (19.12%) WAN
13 13 (19.12%) Wireless
14 11 (16.18%) MS Excel
14 11 (16.18%) DV Cleared
15 10 (14.71%) vSphere
15 10 (14.71%) MS Exchange
16 9 (13.24%) Linux
16 9 (13.24%) MCSE
16 9 (13.24%) ITIL
16 9 (13.24%) Unix
16 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Certification

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 10 (14.71%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.29%) Skype for Business
3 6 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (8.82%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (30.88%) MS Office
2 11 (16.18%) MS Excel
3 5 (7.35%) MS Visio
3 5 (7.35%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.82%) Office 365
2 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 57 (83.82%) DNS
2 24 (35.29%) Firewall
3 22 (32.35%) TCP/IP
4 20 (29.41%) VPN
5 18 (26.47%) LAN
6 13 (19.12%) WAN
6 13 (19.12%) Wireless
7 8 (11.76%) VoIP
7 8 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (7.35%) Junos
8 5 (7.35%) tcpdump
8 5 (7.35%) VLAN
8 5 (7.35%) Wireshark
9 4 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (5.88%) Cisco Wireless
9 4 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (5.88%) SNMP
9 4 (5.88%) X.509
10 3 (4.41%) Ethernet
10 3 (4.41%) Internet
General
1 6 (8.82%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.88%) Finance
3 2 (2.94%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (26.47%) Support Engineer
2 9 (13.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (11.76%) Network Support
4 7 (10.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 7 (10.29%) Network Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Analyst
5 6 (8.82%) Unix Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Support
7 4 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Senior Support Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.41%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 3 (4.41%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 3 (4.41%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.59%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.35%) Clustering
3 5 (7.35%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (5.88%) Fat Client
4 4 (5.88%) Thin Client
5 3 (4.41%) Replication
6 2 (2.94%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.94%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.94%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.47%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.47%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 47 (69.12%) Windows
2 37 (54.41%) Windows Server
3 24 (35.29%) Windows 7
3 24 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (13.24%) Linux
5 9 (13.24%) Unix
6 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (10.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (10.29%) Solaris
8 6 (8.82%) Windows 8
9 5 (7.35%) Apple iOS
9 5 (7.35%) Mac OS X
9 5 (7.35%) Windows 10
10 4 (5.88%) Android
11 3 (4.41%) AIX
12 2 (2.94%) VMS
13 1 (1.47%) Fedora
13 1 (1.47%) Mac OS
13 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.24%) ITIL
2 8 (11.76%) Time Management
3 7 (10.29%) Kernel Tuning
3 7 (10.29%) Network Management
3 7 (10.29%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (10.29%) Service Delivery
4 6 (8.82%) Incident Management
4 6 (8.82%) Migration
5 4 (5.88%) ITSM
5 4 (5.88%) Service Management
6 3 (4.41%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.41%) Data Protection
6 3 (4.41%) Innovation Management
6 3 (4.41%) Project Management
6 3 (4.41%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.94%) Information Governance
7 2 (2.94%) ITIL V3
7 2 (2.94%) Network Architecture
7 2 (2.94%) Patch Management
7 2 (2.94%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.29%) Shell Script
1 7 (10.29%) SQL
2 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 11 (16.18%) DV Cleared
3 9 (13.24%) MCSE
3 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (10.29%) SC Cleared
5 5 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (7.35%) DBS Check
6 4 (5.88%) CCNA
6 4 (5.88%) MCSA
7 3 (4.41%) CCA
7 3 (4.41%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (4.41%) MCITP
8 2 (2.94%) CCDA
8 2 (2.94%) CCNP
8 2 (2.94%) CNA
8 2 (2.94%) CNE
8 2 (2.94%) Novell Certification
9 1 (1.47%) CCIE
9 1 (1.47%) MCP
9 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 36 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 23 (33.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (14.71%) vSphere
4 7 (10.29%) XenApp
5 5 (7.35%) Firmware
5 5 (7.35%) Hyper-V
6 4 (5.88%) ISA Server
6 4 (5.88%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (5.88%) VMware ESX
6 4 (5.88%) XenDesktop
7 3 (4.41%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (2.94%) BitLocker
9 1 (1.47%) NFS
9 1 (1.47%) Samba
9 1 (1.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (13.24%) SCCM
2 5 (7.35%) yum
3 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (4.41%) Nagios
4 2 (2.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (2.94%) WSUS
5 1 (1.47%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.47%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.47%) MOM
5 1 (1.47%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 37 (54.41%) Microsoft
2 33 (48.53%) VMware
3 21 (30.88%) Cisco
4 14 (20.59%) Citrix
5 9 (13.24%) CheckPoint
6 8 (11.76%) HP
6 8 (11.76%) Red Hat
7 6 (8.82%) Apple
7 6 (8.82%) Juniper
8 5 (7.35%) Dell
8 5 (7.35%) TOWER Software
9 4 (5.88%) Wyse
10 3 (4.41%) AppSense
10 3 (4.41%) Dell KACE
10 3 (4.41%) Polycom
11 2 (2.94%) CA
11 2 (2.94%) Novell
11 2 (2.94%) Sophos
11 2 (2.94%) Symantec
11 2 (2.94%) Veritas
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