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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 91 88 108
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +20
Contract jobs citing DHCP 29 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.13% 0.62% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.59% 4.02% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 1
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£300 £350 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +66.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 £13.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.39% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £14.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.03% -15.71%
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
440 323 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.18% 15.31% 15.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 154 147
Average daily rate £325 £345 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.79% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £220 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 36 49
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £12.30 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.00 £34.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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 30 September 2014.

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
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 30 September 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
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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
Worcestershire - 10 £215 - 1
Birmingham +2 9 £425 -5.55% 7
Shropshire - 5 - -
Staffordshire - 3 £300 -
Warwickshire - - - - 1
Coventry - - - - 3
Solihull - - - -
Walsall - - - -
West Bromwich - - - -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 52 (89.66%) Windows
2 50 (86.21%) DNS
3 45 (77.59%) Active Directory
4 38 (65.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (62.07%) VMware
6 33 (56.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 30 (51.72%) Microsoft
7 30 (51.72%) MS Exchange
8 28 (48.28%) SCCM
9 26 (44.83%) SAN
10 24 (41.38%) Security Cleared
10 24 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
11 21 (36.21%) SC Cleared
12 20 (34.48%) VLAN
12 20 (34.48%) MS Office
13 19 (32.76%) Dell
13 19 (32.76%) Citrix
14 18 (31.03%) XenApp
15 17 (29.31%) XenServer
15 17 (29.31%) Exchange Server 2003
16 16 (27.59%) Windows XP
16 16 (27.59%) XenDesktop
16 16 (27.59%) Windows 7
17 15 (25.86%) Windows Server 2012
17 15 (25.86%) Blackberry
17 15 (25.86%) PDA
17 15 (25.86%) NAS
18 14 (24.14%) TCP/IP
19 13 (22.41%) HP
20 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 30 (51.72%) MS Exchange
2 17 (29.31%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.45%) ColdFusion
4 2 (3.45%) IIS
5 1 (1.72%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (34.48%) MS Office
2 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.45%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (86.21%) DNS
2 26 (44.83%) SAN
3 20 (34.48%) VLAN
4 15 (25.86%) NAS
5 14 (24.14%) TCP/IP
6 5 (8.62%) VoIP
7 4 (6.90%) Network Security
8 3 (5.17%) WAN
8 3 (5.17%) LAN
9 2 (3.45%) RIP
9 2 (3.45%) SNMP
9 2 (3.45%) MPLS
9 2 (3.45%) OSPF
9 2 (3.45%) BGP
9 2 (3.45%) HSRP
9 2 (3.45%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (3.45%) VPN
9 2 (3.45%) Firewall
9 2 (3.45%) Wireless
9 2 (3.45%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.45%) DataStage
General
1 2 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (39.66%) Support Engineer
2 15 (25.86%) 3rd Line Support
3 11 (18.97%) Analyst
3 11 (18.97%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 10 (17.24%) Server Engineer
5 9 (15.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (13.79%) VMware Engineer
7 6 (10.34%) Citrix Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Support Analyst
8 5 (8.62%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (6.90%) Network Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) Server Support
9 4 (6.90%) Customer Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) Network Analyst
9 4 (6.90%) Customer Support Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) Senior Server Engineer
10 3 (5.17%) Technical Specialist
10 3 (5.17%) Network Manager
10 3 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) Middleware
2 1 (1.72%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.86%) Blackberry
1 15 (25.86%) PDA
2 3 (5.17%) Clustering
3 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 52 (89.66%) Windows
2 38 (65.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (56.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (27.59%) Windows 7
4 16 (27.59%) Windows XP
5 15 (25.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.90%) Windows Vista
7 2 (3.45%) UNIX
7 2 (3.45%) Linux
8 1 (1.72%) HPUX
8 1 (1.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.79%) ITIL
2 4 (6.90%) Business Continuity
2 4 (6.90%) Asset Management
2 4 (6.90%) Network Architecture
3 2 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (3.45%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (3.45%) Time Management
3 2 (3.45%) Information Assurance
3 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2
3 2 (3.45%) Project Management
4 1 (1.72%) Migration
4 1 (1.72%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.62%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.90%) SQL
3 2 (3.45%) Java
4 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (41.38%) Security Cleared
2 21 (36.21%) SC Cleared
3 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (8.62%) DV Cleared
5 4 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (6.90%) MCSE
6 2 (3.45%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (77.59%) Active Directory
2 24 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (31.03%) XenApp
4 17 (29.31%) XenServer
5 16 (27.59%) XenDesktop
6 8 (13.79%) VMware Server
7 4 (6.90%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.72%) Firmware
8 1 (1.72%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.72%) vSphere
8 1 (1.72%) KVM
Systems Management
1 28 (48.28%) SCCM
2 5 (8.62%) SCOM
2 5 (8.62%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.45%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (62.07%) VMware
2 30 (51.72%) Microsoft
3 19 (32.76%) Dell
3 19 (32.76%) Citrix
4 13 (22.41%) HP
5 8 (13.79%) EMC
6 4 (6.90%) BT
7 3 (5.17%) Symantec
7 3 (5.17%) Cisco
8 2 (3.45%) Sun
8 2 (3.45%) Juniper
8 2 (3.45%) Apple
8 2 (3.45%) Panasonic
8 2 (3.45%) Meru Networks
9 1 (1.72%) NetApp
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