The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 42 32 25
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Contract jobs citing DHCP 5 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.51% 1.71% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.94% 13.51% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£125 £350 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-64.28% +75.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £250 £325
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Average hourly rate £23.13 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.85 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -6.06%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
63 37 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 18.98% 12.63% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 21 10
Average daily rate £375 £285 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% +34.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £275 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 9
Average hourly rate £22.81 £17.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.35% -14.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.75 £9.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.13 £36.00 £45.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.13
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.95%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) MS Office
3 4 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) RIP
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) 802.11
5 2 (25.00%) MPLS
5 2 (25.00%) OSPF
5 2 (25.00%) BGP
5 2 (25.00%) EIGRP
5 2 (25.00%) H.323
5 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
5 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (25.00%) Multicast
6 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
6 1 (12.50%) WAN
6 1 (12.50%) VPN
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (12.50%) Wireless
6 1 (12.50%) Network Security
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 7

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) RIP
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) 802.11
4 2 (25.00%) MPLS
4 2 (25.00%) OSPF
4 2 (25.00%) BGP
4 2 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (25.00%) H.323
4 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
4 2 (25.00%) Multicast
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
5 1 (12.50%) VPN
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft