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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 119 105 90
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -15
Contract jobs citing DHCP 23 17 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.77% 0.72% 1.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.82% 5.01% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 8
Median daily rate £338 £255 £264
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% -3.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £143 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £400 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 6
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £20.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +25.00%
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
395 339 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.23% 14.36% 13.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 189 147
Median daily rate £358 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 34 35
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.80 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £29.21 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

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 26 June 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
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 26 June 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
Birmingham -2 8 £225 -29.13% 6
Worcestershire -6 5 £358 -10.62% 1
Coventry -6 3 £325 - 4
Warwickshire -9 3 - - 2
Shropshire -31 2 - - 3
Solihull - 1 - -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 30 (75.00%) DNS
2 29 (72.50%) Windows
3 23 (57.50%) Windows Server
4 22 (55.00%) Active Directory
5 15 (37.50%) VMware
5 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (35.00%) Firewall
6 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
7 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (27.50%) LAN
8 11 (27.50%) Migration
9 10 (25.00%) Wireless
9 10 (25.00%) WAN
9 10 (25.00%) VPN
9 10 (25.00%) Cisco
10 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
10 9 (22.50%) Security Cleared
11 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
12 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2013
13 6 (15.00%) Skype for Business
13 6 (15.00%) Virtual Environments
13 6 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (15.00%) VLAN
13 6 (15.00%) HTTP
13 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
13 6 (15.00%) ITIL
13 6 (15.00%) SQL
13 6 (15.00%) SQL Server

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 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (15.00%) Skype for Business
4 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (7.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
6 2 (5.00%) IIS
6 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.50%) Apache
7 1 (2.50%) IBM Domino
7 1 (2.50%) IBM Notes
7 1 (2.50%) Jetty
7 1 (2.50%) nginx
7 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Office 365
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.50%) Mimecast
3 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (75.00%) DNS
2 14 (35.00%) Firewall
3 11 (27.50%) LAN
4 10 (25.00%) VPN
4 10 (25.00%) WAN
4 10 (25.00%) Wireless
5 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
6 6 (15.00%) HTTP
6 6 (15.00%) SSL
6 6 (15.00%) VLAN
6 6 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (12.50%) HTTPS
8 4 (10.00%) Ethernet
8 4 (10.00%) Internet
8 4 (10.00%) SAN
8 4 (10.00%) ZigBee
9 3 (7.50%) MPLS
9 3 (7.50%) Network Security
9 3 (7.50%) Skype
9 3 (7.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Ant
1 1 (2.50%) Gradle
1 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.50%) JUnit
1 1 (2.50%) Maven
1 1 (2.50%) Selenium
General
1 4 (10.00%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) Automotive
2 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Back Office
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Analyst
2 5 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) IT Support
3 4 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Architect
4 3 (7.50%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Network Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Server Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Server Support
4 3 (7.50%) Server Support Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.50%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) J2EE
2 1 (2.50%) LAMP
2 1 (2.50%) Servlets
2 1 (2.50%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Arduino
1 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (10.00%) Home Automation
1 4 (10.00%) Internet of Things
1 4 (10.00%) Raspberry Pi
2 2 (5.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (5.00%) PKI
2 2 (5.00%) Replication
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (72.50%) Windows
2 23 (57.50%) Windows Server
3 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (12.50%) Linux
5 5 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (7.50%) Unix
7 3 (7.50%) Windows Phone
8 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.50%) CentOS
9 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Migration
2 6 (15.00%) ITIL
2 6 (15.00%) Virtual Environments
3 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.00%) Inmon Methodology
4 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.00%) Network Management
5 1 (2.50%) Automated Testing
5 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.50%) DevOps
5 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.50%) ERP
5 1 (2.50%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.50%) Patch Management
5 1 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.50%) Server Building
5 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) Java
2 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.50%) C#
3 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.50%) MCP
5 2 (5.00%) CCNP
6 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.50%) CCIE
6 1 (2.50%) CCNA
6 1 (2.50%) Degree
6 1 (2.50%) HNC
6 1 (2.50%) MCITP
6 1 (2.50%) MCSE
System Software
1 22 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.50%) Firmware
3 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.50%) VMware ESX
3 3 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (7.50%) vSphere
4 2 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) FortiGate
1 4 (10.00%) WSUS
2 3 (7.50%) SCOM
2 3 (7.50%) vMotion
3 2 (5.00%) Nagios
3 2 (5.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (5.00%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.50%) Ansible
4 1 (2.50%) DameWare
4 1 (2.50%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.50%) Puppet
4 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) VMware
2 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (25.00%) Cisco
4 6 (15.00%) HP
5 5 (12.50%) EMC
6 4 (10.00%) Fortinet
7 3 (7.50%) CheckPoint
7 3 (7.50%) Citrix
7 3 (7.50%) Panasonic
7 3 (7.50%) Sophos
7 3 (7.50%) Veeam
8 2 (5.00%) Brocade
8 2 (5.00%) F5
8 2 (5.00%) Infoblox
8 2 (5.00%) Intel Security
8 2 (5.00%) Juniper
8 2 (5.00%) Meru Networks
8 2 (5.00%) Palo Alto
8 2 (5.00%) Symantec
9 1 (2.50%) Canon
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