The first table below looks at the demand for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 16 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 Wales 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 60 40 49
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +9
Contract jobs citing DHCP 6 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.81% 1.18% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.32% 9.62% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Average daily rate £333 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.90% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £290 £500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -42.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -39.42%
Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
82 52 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 11.10% 12.26% 16.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 23 44
Average daily rate £338 £275 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -11.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £170 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £390 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 7
Average hourly rate £37.50 £15.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+141.93% -8.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
DHCP
UK

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in Wales

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 16 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -12 6 £333 +20.90% 2
West Wales - - - -
North Wales - - - -
DHCP
UK

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 8 (100.00%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) VPN
4 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) Citrix
5 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) XenApp
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 3 (37.50%) NetBackup
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
6 2 (25.00%) GIS
6 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) Clustering
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (25.00%) Internet
6 2 (25.00%) ARCserve

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) MPLS
4 2 (25.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Wintel Support
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Network Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Wintel Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (25.00%) GIS
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) ITSM
2 1 (12.50%) Release Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) VBScript
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) MCP
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) XenApp
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (12.50%) DFS Replication
4 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) NetBackup
2 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (25.00%) ARCserve
2 2 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (12.50%) SCCM
3 1 (12.50%) MOM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) Symantec
3 2 (25.00%) Remedy
3 2 (25.00%) McAfee
3 2 (25.00%) Sophos
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Avaya
4 1 (12.50%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Dell