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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 99 99 76
Rank change year-on-year
0 -23
Contract jobs citing DHCP 25 14 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.93% 0.59% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.85% 4.90% 8.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 10
Average daily rate
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£200 £213 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £175 £107
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £224 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £282 £290
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -2.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 4
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £16.50 £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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
427 286 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.85% 11.97% 14.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 122 119
Average daily rate £345 £350 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £213 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 22 38
Average hourly rate £26.00 £15.85 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.03% -18.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £32.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 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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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
Birmingham -1 9 £200 -5.88% 3
Warwickshire +5 7 - - 2
Worcestershire - 4 £500 - 2
Herefordshire - 3 £200 -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 61 (98.39%) Windows
2 56 (90.32%) DNS
3 45 (72.58%) Active Directory
4 38 (61.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (48.39%) Microsoft
6 26 (41.94%) VMware
6 26 (41.94%) SCCM
6 26 (41.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (37.10%) SCOM
7 23 (37.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (37.10%) ITIL
8 19 (30.65%) Security Cleared
9 15 (24.19%) SC Cleared
9 15 (24.19%) MS Office
9 15 (24.19%) MS Exchange
9 15 (24.19%) Citrix
10 14 (22.58%) LAN
10 14 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (20.97%) WAN
12 12 (19.35%) XenApp
13 11 (17.74%) MS Excel
14 10 (16.13%) Windows XP
14 10 (16.13%) HP
14 10 (16.13%) Hyper-V
15 9 (14.52%) Windows 7
15 9 (14.52%) SAN
15 9 (14.52%) Windows 2000
16 8 (12.90%) SCOrch
17 7 (11.29%) PKI
17 7 (11.29%) PowerShell

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 15 (24.19%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.29%) SharePoint
3 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.84%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (3.23%) IIS
7 1 (1.61%) Lync
7 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.61%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (24.19%) MS Office
2 11 (17.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 56 (90.32%) DNS
2 14 (22.58%) LAN
3 13 (20.97%) WAN
4 9 (14.52%) SAN
5 7 (11.29%) TCP/IP
6 5 (8.06%) NAS
6 5 (8.06%) VLAN
7 2 (3.23%) NetScaler
7 2 (3.23%) SMS
8 1 (1.61%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.61%) VoIP
8 1 (1.61%) Wireless
8 1 (1.61%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
1 3 (4.84%) Banking
1 3 (4.84%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Automotive
3 1 (1.61%) French Language
3 1 (1.61%) German Language
3 1 (1.61%) Polish Language
3 1 (1.61%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (29.03%) Server Engineer
2 12 (19.35%) 3rd Line Support
3 11 (17.74%) Support Engineer
3 11 (17.74%) Analyst
4 9 (14.52%) Server Support
4 9 (14.52%) Support Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (11.29%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (9.68%) IT Support
8 5 (8.06%) VMware Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Windows Administrator
8 5 (8.06%) Administrator
9 4 (6.45%) Server Analyst
9 4 (6.45%) Windows Server Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) Server Support Analyst
9 4 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) IT Support Technician
10 3 (4.84%) Senior Server Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) PKI
2 5 (8.06%) Blackberry
3 4 (6.45%) PDA
3 4 (6.45%) Clustering
3 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.23%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.23%) Thin Client
5 2 (3.23%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 61 (98.39%) Windows
2 38 (61.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (41.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (37.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (16.13%) Windows XP
6 9 (14.52%) Windows 7
6 9 (14.52%) Windows 2000
7 3 (4.84%) Windows Vista
8 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.61%) Android
9 1 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.10%) ITIL
2 6 (9.68%) Problem Management
3 4 (6.45%) Business Continuity
4 3 (4.84%) CAD
4 3 (4.84%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (4.84%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (3.23%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (3.23%) Change Management
5 2 (3.23%) Service Management
5 2 (3.23%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.61%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.61%) PRINCE
6 1 (1.61%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.61%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.61%) ITSM
6 1 (1.61%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.29%) PowerShell
1 7 (11.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (30.65%) Security Cleared
2 15 (24.19%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.45%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.84%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.23%) MCSA
6 2 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.61%) Degree
7 1 (1.61%) MCITP
7 1 (1.61%) MCSE
7 1 (1.61%) MCP
7 1 (1.61%) CCNP
7 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 45 (72.58%) Active Directory
2 14 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (19.35%) XenApp
4 10 (16.13%) Hyper-V
5 4 (6.45%) XenServer
5 4 (6.45%) XenDesktop
6 3 (4.84%) VMware Server
7 2 (3.23%) Terminal Server
7 2 (3.23%) Terminal Services
7 2 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (3.23%) vSphere
8 1 (1.61%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 26 (41.94%) SCCM
2 23 (37.10%) SCOM
3 8 (12.90%) SCOrch
4 4 (6.45%) SCSM
5 3 (4.84%) NetBackup
5 3 (4.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (3.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 30 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 26 (41.94%) VMware
3 15 (24.19%) Citrix
4 10 (16.13%) HP
5 6 (9.68%) EMC
6 5 (8.06%) Cisco
6 5 (8.06%) Dell
7 4 (6.45%) Sophos
8 2 (3.23%) Juniper
8 2 (3.23%) FalconStor
8 2 (3.23%) Panasonic
9 1 (1.61%) Spiceworks
9 1 (1.61%) Meraki
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