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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 46 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
-20 0
Contract jobs citing DHCP 14 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.61% 2.88% 3.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.54% 14.63% 14.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 5
Average daily rate £222 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.07% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £258 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £281 £290 £500
% change year-on-year
-3.10% -42.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+11.29% -40.38%
Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
65 41 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 12.10% 19.71% 24.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 20 31
Average daily rate £273 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.16% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £325 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 £10.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Newcastle upon Tyne -22 13 £222 -26.07% 2
DHCP
North East

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 32 (96.97%) Security Cleared
2 31 (93.94%) Windows
3 29 (87.88%) Microsoft
4 23 (69.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (63.64%) CA
5 21 (63.64%) DNS
6 19 (57.58%) DV Cleared
7 18 (54.55%) SC Cleared
8 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
9 12 (36.36%) SQL
9 12 (36.36%) Windows XP
9 12 (36.36%) Windows 7
10 11 (33.33%) ITIL
10 11 (33.33%) Shell Script
10 11 (33.33%) Clustering
11 10 (30.30%) Change Management
11 10 (30.30%) Incident Management
11 10 (30.30%) Unicenter
12 9 (27.27%) DTS
13 7 (21.21%) Migration
13 7 (21.21%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 6 (18.18%) Change Control
15 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
16 4 (12.12%) Finance
17 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
18 2 (6.06%) VMware
18 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
18 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
18 2 (6.06%) MCSE
18 2 (6.06%) LAN

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (63.64%) DNS
2 2 (6.06%) LAN
2 2 (6.06%) WAN
3 1 (3.03%) SAN
3 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.03%) VPN
3 1 (3.03%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) DTS
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.12%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Wintel Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Desktop Support
3 4 (12.12%) Build Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.06%) Server Support
5 2 (6.06%) Wintel Support
5 2 (6.06%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Remote Desktop Support
6 1 (3.03%) Remote Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Middleware
1 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (3.03%) Open Source
2 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (93.94%) Windows
2 23 (69.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (36.36%) Windows XP
3 12 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.03%) UNIX
4 1 (3.03%) AIX
4 1 (3.03%) HPUX
4 1 (3.03%) Solaris
4 1 (3.03%) Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) ITIL
2 10 (30.30%) Change Management
2 10 (30.30%) Incident Management
3 7 (21.21%) Migration
4 6 (18.18%) Change Control
5 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.03%) Change Data Capture
6 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.03%) ERP
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) SQL
2 11 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (96.97%) Security Cleared
2 19 (57.58%) DV Cleared
3 18 (54.55%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.06%) MCSE
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) KVM
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) Unicenter
2 7 (21.21%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 29 (87.88%) Microsoft
2 21 (63.64%) CA
3 2 (6.06%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) Citrix
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle