The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 41 43 31
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Contract jobs citing DHCP 7 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.80% 0.95% 1.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.14% 5.71% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 4
Average daily rate £360 £150 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+140.00% -45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £150 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £150 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £22.69 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.13 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.31% +13.31%
DHCP
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
86 70 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 22.16% 16.59% 16.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 37 33
Average daily rate £363 £425 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £180 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £560 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £22.69 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 9 (69.23%) Windows
1 9 (69.23%) DNS
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
1 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (53.85%) ITIL
3 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
3 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (53.85%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
4 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (46.15%) vSphere
4 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
4 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (46.15%) MCSE
4 6 (46.15%) MCSA
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (46.15%) NetApp
4 6 (46.15%) VMware ESX
4 6 (46.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (46.15%) Migration
4 6 (46.15%) Sophos
5 5 (38.46%) WSUS

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) DNS
2 5 (38.46%) LAN
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco ISE
3 4 (30.77%) Ethernet
3 4 (30.77%) Firewall
3 4 (30.77%) Junos
3 4 (30.77%) Spanning Tree
3 4 (30.77%) SSH
3 4 (30.77%) Wireless
4 3 (23.08%) BGP
4 3 (23.08%) GLBP
4 3 (23.08%) HSRP
4 3 (23.08%) IPsec
4 3 (23.08%) MPLS
4 3 (23.08%) Network Security
4 3 (23.08%) OSPF
4 3 (23.08%) RIP
4 3 (23.08%) SNMP
4 3 (23.08%) VPN
4 3 (23.08%) VRRP
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Architect
1 4 (30.77%) IT Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Security Architect
1 4 (30.77%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior IT Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
2 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
4 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
4 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
5 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
5 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
1 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (53.85%) ITIL
3 6 (46.15%) Migration
4 4 (30.77%) High Availability
4 4 (30.77%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
5 3 (23.08%) Information Security
6 2 (15.38%) Capacity Management
6 2 (15.38%) Network Management
6 2 (15.38%) Network Planning
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Time Management
7 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) MCSA
1 6 (46.15%) MCSE
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (23.08%) CCIE
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) CISSP
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) JNCIE
3 2 (15.38%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (46.15%) VMware ESX
3 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (46.15%) vSphere
4 1 (7.69%) DFS Replication
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) WSUS
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) SCDPM
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) SCOrch
2 1 (7.69%) SCSM
2 1 (7.69%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) NetApp
3 6 (46.15%) Sophos
4 4 (30.77%) Blue Coat
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) F5
4 4 (30.77%) Intel
4 4 (30.77%) Intel Security
4 4 (30.77%) IronPort
4 4 (30.77%) Juniper
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle
5 3 (23.08%) Remedy
6 2 (15.38%) Forcepoint