The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Tyne and Wear region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 35 23 35
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Contract jobs citing DHCP 9 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.53% 1.97% 1.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.57% 23.53% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Average daily rate
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£271 £350 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £350 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £336
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £16.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% -3.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £15.50 £13.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.70 £15.50 £18.43
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +6.06%
Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
46 17 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 12.92% 8.37% 20.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 7 44
Average daily rate £347 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.72% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £275 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% -6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.59 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.60 £15.50 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
DHCP
North East

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -11 7 £271 -22.50% 4
Gateshead -1 2 - -
DHCP
North East

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 20 (86.96%) Security Cleared
2 18 (78.26%) Windows
3 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
3 16 (69.57%) DNS
4 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (60.87%) SC Cleared
5 11 (47.83%) CA
6 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
6 9 (39.13%) ITIL
6 9 (39.13%) Windows XP
6 9 (39.13%) VMware
6 9 (39.13%) Windows 7
6 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (34.78%) Change Management
7 8 (34.78%) LAN
7 8 (34.78%) WAN
7 8 (34.78%) SQL
8 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
8 7 (30.43%) DV Cleared
9 6 (26.09%) DTS
9 6 (26.09%) Unicenter
9 6 (26.09%) Clustering
9 6 (26.09%) Incident Management
10 5 (21.74%) VMware ESX
10 5 (21.74%) Service Management
10 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
10 5 (21.74%) Firewall
10 5 (21.74%) Middleware
10 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
10 5 (21.74%) Thin Client

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 4 (17.39%) Oracle Application Server
1 4 (17.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (69.57%) DNS
2 8 (34.78%) LAN
2 8 (34.78%) WAN
3 5 (21.74%) Firewall
3 5 (21.74%) VPN
3 5 (21.74%) SAN
4 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) DTS
3 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (4.35%) IDOL
General
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) UNIX Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Server Support
2 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Technical Support
2 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Desktop Support
2 3 (13.04%) Technical Support Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Middleware
2 4 (17.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Clustering
2 5 (21.74%) Thin Client
2 5 (21.74%) Fat Client
2 5 (21.74%) Open Source
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (39.13%) Windows XP
3 9 (39.13%) Windows 7
4 5 (21.74%) UNIX
4 5 (21.74%) AIX
4 5 (21.74%) Solaris
4 5 (21.74%) Linux
4 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (17.39%) HPUX
6 3 (13.04%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) ITIL
2 8 (34.78%) Change Management
3 6 (26.09%) Incident Management
4 5 (21.74%) Service Management
4 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
4 5 (21.74%) Performance Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Change Data Capture
6 3 (13.04%) Migration
7 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.70%) Change Control
8 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (4.35%) Six Sigma
8 1 (4.35%) Lean Six Sigma
8 1 (4.35%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (86.96%) Security Cleared
2 14 (60.87%) SC Cleared
3 7 (30.43%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
1 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (21.74%) VMware ESX
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (17.39%) KVM
3 4 (17.39%) RHEV
4 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Unicenter
2 4 (17.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (47.83%) CA
3 9 (39.13%) VMware
4 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
4 5 (21.74%) Citrix
4 5 (21.74%) Oracle
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco
6 1 (4.35%) Veritas