The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 116 96 91
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -5
Contract jobs citing DHCP 33 17 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.04% 0.71% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.32% 6.34% 8.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 8
Median daily rate £290 £338 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.07% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £143 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £431 £366
UK excluding London median daily rate £302 £310 £280
% change year-on-year
-2.74% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £29.50 £16.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.11% +1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £15.75 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £17.75 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+58.33% +12.50%
DHCP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
451 268 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.24% 11.27% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 144 172
Median daily rate £350 £320 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 28 31
Median hourly rate £36.25 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.25% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £43.78 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.67% +7.50%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing DHCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

DHCP
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

DHCP Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcestershire +4 10 £270 -32.50% 1
Birmingham -11 6 £200 -50.00% 5
Coventry -6 5 £308 - 2
Shropshire -27 4 - - 1
Warwickshire -6 3 - - 4
Staffordshire - 3 - - 2
Herefordshire -7 1 £450 +8.43%
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DHCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 41 (80.39%) DNS
2 34 (66.67%) Windows
3 29 (56.86%) Windows Server
4 28 (54.90%) Active Directory
5 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
6 20 (39.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (37.25%) Firewall
7 19 (37.25%) VMware
8 16 (31.37%) Cisco
8 16 (31.37%) Security Cleared
8 16 (31.37%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (29.41%) Wireless
10 14 (27.45%) VPN
10 14 (27.45%) MS Exchange
10 14 (27.45%) VLAN
11 13 (25.49%) Migration
12 12 (23.53%) Wi-Fi
13 11 (21.57%) LAN
13 11 (21.57%) TCP/IP
13 11 (21.57%) SC Cleared
13 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (19.61%) HP
15 9 (17.65%) WAN
15 9 (17.65%) ITIL
15 9 (17.65%) SQL
16 8 (15.69%) VoIP
16 8 (15.69%) Citrix
16 8 (15.69%) Data Centre
16 8 (15.69%) Network Security

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (27.45%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (11.76%) Skype for Business
3 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (3.92%) IIS
6 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.96%) Apache
7 1 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.96%) IBM Domino
7 1 (1.96%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.96%) Jetty
7 1 (1.96%) nginx
7 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.84%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Office 365
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (80.39%) DNS
2 19 (37.25%) Firewall
3 15 (29.41%) Wireless
4 14 (27.45%) VLAN
4 14 (27.45%) VPN
5 12 (23.53%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (21.57%) LAN
6 11 (21.57%) TCP/IP
7 9 (17.65%) WAN
8 8 (15.69%) Network Security
8 8 (15.69%) VoIP
9 7 (13.73%) Internet
9 7 (13.73%) SAN
10 6 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (11.76%) HTTP
10 6 (11.76%) SSL
11 5 (9.80%) BGP
11 5 (9.80%) HTTPS
11 5 (9.80%) OSPF
12 4 (7.84%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Ant
1 1 (1.96%) Gradle
1 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.96%) JUnit
1 1 (1.96%) Maven
1 1 (1.96%) Selenium
General
1 4 (7.84%) Retail
2 2 (3.92%) Automotive
2 2 (3.92%) Back Office
2 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (17.65%) Analyst
2 8 (15.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Support Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (11.76%) Administrator
4 6 (11.76%) VMware Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Architect
5 5 (9.80%) Citrix Support
5 5 (9.80%) Network Architect
5 5 (9.80%) Network Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Citrix Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) IT Support
6 4 (7.84%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) VMware Support Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Wireless Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.96%) .NET
2 1 (1.96%) J2EE
2 1 (1.96%) LAMP
2 1 (1.96%) Servlets
2 1 (1.96%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.84%) Arduino
2 4 (7.84%) Blackberry
2 4 (7.84%) Home Automation
2 4 (7.84%) Internet of Things
2 4 (7.84%) PDA
2 4 (7.84%) Raspberry Pi
2 4 (7.84%) Virtual Team
3 3 (5.88%) CESG
3 3 (5.88%) Replication
4 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.92%) PKI
5 1 (1.96%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 34 (66.67%) Windows
2 29 (56.86%) Windows Server
3 20 (39.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (9.80%) Linux
6 5 (9.80%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.88%) Unix
7 3 (5.88%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.96%) CentOS
8 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.96%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Migration
2 9 (17.65%) ITIL
3 7 (13.73%) Virtual Environments
4 5 (9.80%) Patch Management
5 4 (7.84%) Network Management
5 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
6 3 (5.88%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 3 (5.88%) Project Planning
7 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.92%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.92%) Inmon Methodology
8 1 (1.96%) Automated Testing
8 1 (1.96%) DevOps
8 1 (1.96%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.96%) ERP
8 1 (1.96%) ITIL V3
8 1 (1.96%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.96%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.96%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.96%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.65%) SQL
2 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.92%) Java
4 1 (1.96%) C#
4 1 (1.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (31.37%) Security Cleared
2 11 (21.57%) SC Cleared
3 7 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (11.76%) CCNP
5 5 (9.80%) CCNA
5 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (9.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (5.88%) CCDP
6 3 (5.88%) JNCIA
6 3 (5.88%) JNCIP
7 2 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.92%) MCP
8 1 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.96%) CCIE
8 1 (1.96%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.96%) Degree
8 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.96%) HNC
8 1 (1.96%) MCITP
8 1 (1.96%) MCSE
System Software
1 28 (54.90%) Active Directory
2 16 (31.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (13.73%) XenApp
4 4 (7.84%) Firmware
4 4 (7.84%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.84%) VMware ESX
4 4 (7.84%) VMware Server
4 4 (7.84%) XenDesktop
4 4 (7.84%) XenServer
5 3 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.88%) vSphere
6 1 (1.96%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) SCCM
2 6 (11.76%) FortiGate
3 5 (9.80%) SCOM
4 4 (7.84%) vMotion
5 3 (5.88%) NetBackup
5 3 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (5.88%) SCOrch
5 3 (5.88%) WSUS
6 2 (3.92%) Nagios
7 1 (1.96%) Ansible
7 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.96%) DameWare
7 1 (1.96%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Puppet
7 1 (1.96%) SCDPM
7 1 (1.96%) SCSM
7 1 (1.96%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
2 19 (37.25%) VMware
3 16 (31.37%) Cisco
4 10 (19.61%) HP
5 8 (15.69%) Citrix
6 7 (13.73%) Dell
7 6 (11.76%) CheckPoint
7 6 (11.76%) EMC
7 6 (11.76%) Fortinet
8 5 (9.80%) Juniper
9 4 (7.84%) Intel Security
9 4 (7.84%) Sophos
9 4 (7.84%) Symantec
9 4 (7.84%) Veeam
10 3 (5.88%) Panasonic
11 2 (3.92%) Brocade
11 2 (3.92%) F5
11 2 (3.92%) Infoblox
11 2 (3.92%) Meru Networks
11 2 (3.92%) Palo Alto
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