The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 58 23 39
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +16
Contract jobs citing DHCP 11 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.79% 1.05% 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.96% 9.52% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Average daily rate
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£188 £200 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -38.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
Average hourly rate £28.75 £15.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.48% +12.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.96 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+14.02% +9.37%
DHCP
North East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
92 21 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 15.01% 10.99% 21.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 9 24
Average daily rate £349 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £424 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 16
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.41% -13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

DHCP
Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

DHCP Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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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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
Newcastle upon Tyne -32 9 £190 -5.00%
DHCP
North East

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 19 (86.36%) DNS
2 18 (81.82%) Windows
3 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 14 (63.64%) Security Cleared
5 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
6 12 (54.55%) VMware
6 12 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
7 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
8 10 (45.45%) SQL
8 10 (45.45%) ITIL
9 9 (40.91%) Oracle
9 9 (40.91%) Citrix
9 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (40.91%) Middleware
9 9 (40.91%) Clustering
10 7 (31.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 7 (31.82%) Firewall
10 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
11 6 (27.27%) LAN
11 6 (27.27%) WAN
11 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
12 5 (22.73%) Incident Management
12 5 (22.73%) HP SIM
12 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
12 5 (22.73%) Change Management
12 5 (22.73%) Terminal Services
12 5 (22.73%) CA
12 5 (22.73%) Lotus

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 5 (22.73%) IIS
1 5 (22.73%) IBM Notes
1 5 (22.73%) Apache
2 3 (13.64%) WebLogic
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (86.36%) DNS
2 7 (31.82%) Firewall
3 6 (27.27%) LAN
3 6 (27.27%) WAN
4 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 4 (18.18%) VPN
4 4 (18.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) DTS
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (4.55%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MSI
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) UNIX Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Wintel Support
2 4 (18.18%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) IT Support
3 2 (9.09%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Support
3 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Server Support
4 1 (4.55%) Support Technician
4 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.55%) Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) Middleware
2 3 (13.64%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Clustering
2 4 (18.18%) Thin Client
2 4 (18.18%) Fat Client
2 4 (18.18%) Open Source
3 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
4 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
5 4 (18.18%) UNIX
5 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (18.18%) AIX
5 4 (18.18%) Solaris
5 4 (18.18%) Linux
6 3 (13.64%) HPUX
7 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
2 5 (22.73%) Change Management
2 5 (22.73%) Incident Management
3 4 (18.18%) Performance Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Service Management
4 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
4 3 (13.64%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (13.64%) Change Data Capture
5 2 (9.09%) Change Control
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.55%) Six Sigma
6 1 (4.55%) CRM
6 1 (4.55%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
3 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 12 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (22.73%) Terminal Services
4 4 (18.18%) VMware ESX
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (13.64%) KVM
5 3 (13.64%) RHEV
6 1 (4.55%) vSphere
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (22.73%) HP SIM
2 5 (22.73%) OpenView
3 2 (9.09%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 12 (54.55%) VMware
3 9 (40.91%) Oracle
3 9 (40.91%) Citrix
4 5 (22.73%) CA
4 5 (22.73%) Lotus
4 5 (22.73%) HP
5 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco
7 1 (4.55%) Veritas