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 27 July 2015 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
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 41 36 27
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Contract jobs citing DHCP 28 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.84% 2.38% 1.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.69% 18.37% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 2
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£231 £271 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.74% -22.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £280 £275
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 0
Average hourly rate £26.50 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.29% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
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
109 49 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 14.95% 12.96% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 36 8
Average daily rate £288 £331 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.99% -5.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 3 3
Average hourly rate £24.00 £13.50 £10.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% +27.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.00 £10.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £30.60 £10.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

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
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 27 July 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -6 28 £231 -14.74%
DHCP
North East

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 36 (87.80%) DNS
2 32 (78.05%) Microsoft
2 32 (78.05%) Windows
3 25 (60.98%) Security Cleared
4 17 (41.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 16 (39.02%) Data Centre
6 15 (36.59%) Active Directory
7 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (34.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (34.15%) Server Building
8 13 (31.71%) Change Control
8 13 (31.71%) SC Cleared
8 13 (31.71%) VMware
9 12 (29.27%) Migration
10 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (26.83%) Windows 7
10 11 (26.83%) MCSE
11 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (19.51%) Xen
12 8 (19.51%) Citrix
13 7 (17.07%) Windows XP
13 7 (17.07%) ITIL
13 7 (17.07%) CA
13 7 (17.07%) SLA
14 6 (14.63%) SQL
14 6 (14.63%) Incident Management
15 5 (12.20%) WebSphere
15 5 (12.20%) DV Cleared
15 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
15 5 (12.20%) Jetty

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 (12.20%) IIS
1 5 (12.20%) Apache
1 5 (12.20%) Tomcat
1 5 (12.20%) WebSphere
1 5 (12.20%) Jetty
1 5 (12.20%) nginx
2 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (12.20%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (12.20%) Google App Engine
1 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (12.20%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 36 (87.80%) DNS
2 5 (12.20%) SSL
2 5 (12.20%) FTP
2 5 (12.20%) HTTP
2 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
2 5 (12.20%) IPsec
3 2 (4.88%) 3G
3 2 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) DTS
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Wintel Engineer
2 13 (31.71%) Support Engineer
3 12 (29.27%) Build Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (12.20%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Wintel Support
4 5 (12.20%) Desktop Support
5 3 (7.32%) Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Exchange Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) Data Centre Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Build and Release Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Deployment Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) .NET
1 5 (12.20%) J2EE
1 5 (12.20%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.76%) Clustering
3 3 (7.32%) PKI
4 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.88%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.88%) Thin Client
4 2 (4.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 32 (78.05%) Windows
2 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (26.83%) Windows 7
4 7 (17.07%) Windows XP
5 5 (12.20%) Linux
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Server Building
2 13 (31.71%) Change Control
3 12 (29.27%) Migration
4 7 (17.07%) ITIL
5 6 (14.63%) Incident Management
6 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management
6 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Open Source
7 4 (9.76%) Automated Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Change Management
8 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
9 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.44%) Data Protection
9 1 (2.44%) DevOps
9 1 (2.44%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) SQL
2 5 (12.20%) Java
3 3 (7.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (60.98%) Security Cleared
2 14 (34.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (31.71%) SC Cleared
4 11 (26.83%) MCSE
5 5 (12.20%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (36.59%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (19.51%) Xen
4 5 (12.20%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (12.20%) XenApp
5 3 (7.32%) vSphere
5 3 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (4.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (41.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (9.76%) Unicenter
2 4 (9.76%) Puppet
2 4 (9.76%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (7.32%) SCCM
3 3 (7.32%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (7.32%) HP SIM
4 2 (4.88%) SCOM
4 2 (4.88%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (4.88%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (4.88%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (78.05%) Microsoft
2 13 (31.71%) VMware
3 8 (19.51%) Citrix
4 7 (17.07%) CA
5 5 (12.20%) Symantec
5 5 (12.20%) HP
5 5 (12.20%) Google
6 3 (7.32%) McAfee
7 2 (4.88%) AppSense
8 1 (2.44%) ArcSight