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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 115 95 95
Rank change year-on-year
-20 0
Contract jobs citing DHCP 28 18 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.85% 0.73% 1.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.98% 6.82% 6.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 10
Median daily rate £295 £310 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.83% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £150 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £431 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £29.50 £15.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.32% -13.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -
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
468 264 445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.26% 10.74% 17.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 140 227
Median daily rate £388 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £240 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 24 29
Median hourly rate £37.50 £16.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £43.78 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +12 12 £240 -40.00%
Coventry -14 4 £325 +20.37% 2
Shropshire - 4 - -
Staffordshire +8 3 - - 5
Herefordshire -5 2 £450 +8.43% 2
Birmingham -19 2 £170 -40.35% 5
Warwickshire -10 1 - - 2
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 42 (80.77%) DNS
2 38 (73.08%) Windows
3 32 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 32 (61.54%) Windows Server
4 28 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 23 (44.23%) VMware
6 21 (40.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (38.46%) Firewall
7 20 (38.46%) MS Exchange
8 19 (36.54%) Cisco
9 18 (34.62%) Security Cleared
9 18 (34.62%) VLAN
10 17 (32.69%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (32.69%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (28.85%) VPN
12 14 (26.92%) HP
12 14 (26.92%) Wireless
12 14 (26.92%) SC Cleared
13 13 (25.00%) Migration
13 13 (25.00%) Citrix
14 12 (23.08%) SAN
14 12 (23.08%) TCP/IP
14 12 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
15 11 (21.15%) Dell
15 11 (21.15%) LAN
16 10 (19.23%) WAN
16 10 (19.23%) ITIL
16 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
17 9 (17.31%) Network Security
17 9 (17.31%) SCCM

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 20 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
3 5 (9.62%) Skype for Business
4 3 (5.77%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (3.85%) IIS
5 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.92%) Apache
6 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.92%) IBM Domino
6 1 (1.92%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.92%) Jetty
6 1 (1.92%) Mongrel
6 1 (1.92%) nginx
6 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.62%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.85%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (80.77%) DNS
2 20 (38.46%) Firewall
3 18 (34.62%) VLAN
4 15 (28.85%) VPN
5 14 (26.92%) Wireless
6 12 (23.08%) SAN
6 12 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 12 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
7 11 (21.15%) LAN
8 10 (19.23%) WAN
9 9 (17.31%) NAS
9 9 (17.31%) Network Security
9 9 (17.31%) VoIP
10 7 (13.46%) Internet
11 6 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (11.54%) HTTP
11 6 (11.54%) SSL
12 5 (9.62%) BGP
12 5 (9.62%) HTTPS
12 5 (9.62%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Ant
1 1 (1.92%) Gradle
1 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.92%) JUnit
1 1 (1.92%) Maven
1 1 (1.92%) Selenium
General
1 4 (7.69%) Retail
2 2 (3.85%) Automotive
2 2 (3.85%) Back Office
2 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Analyst
2 8 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) Support Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) VMware Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (11.54%) Administrator
4 6 (11.54%) Citrix Support
4 6 (11.54%) Server Analyst
5 5 (9.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Architect
5 5 (9.62%) Citrix Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Network Architect
5 5 (9.62%) VMware Support Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) IT Support
6 4 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Network Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Wireless Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.92%) .NET
2 1 (1.92%) J2EE
2 1 (1.92%) LAMP
2 1 (1.92%) Servlets
2 1 (1.92%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Blackberry
1 8 (15.38%) Data Centre
1 8 (15.38%) PDA
2 5 (9.62%) Virtual Team
3 4 (7.69%) Arduino
3 4 (7.69%) Home Automation
3 4 (7.69%) Internet of Things
3 4 (7.69%) Raspberry Pi
4 3 (5.77%) CESG
4 3 (5.77%) Fat Client
4 3 (5.77%) PKI
4 3 (5.77%) Replication
4 3 (5.77%) Thin Client
5 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.85%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.92%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 38 (73.08%) Windows
2 32 (61.54%) Windows Server
3 21 (40.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (32.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (15.38%) Linux
7 5 (9.62%) Windows 7
8 4 (7.69%) Unix
9 3 (5.77%) Solaris
9 3 (5.77%) SUSE
9 3 (5.77%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.92%) CentOS
10 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) Migration
2 10 (19.23%) ITIL
3 7 (13.46%) Virtual Environments
4 6 (11.54%) Patch Management
5 4 (7.69%) Network Management
5 4 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 3 (5.77%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 3 (5.77%) Project Planning
7 2 (3.85%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.85%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.85%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.92%) Automated Testing
8 1 (1.92%) DevOps
8 1 (1.92%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.92%) ERP
8 1 (1.92%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.92%) Project Management
8 1 (1.92%) Security Hardening
8 1 (1.92%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.31%) SQL
2 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.85%) Java
4 1 (1.92%) C#
4 1 (1.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (34.62%) Security Cleared
2 14 (26.92%) SC Cleared
3 8 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (13.46%) CCNP
5 6 (11.54%) CCNA
6 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (9.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (5.77%) CCDP
7 3 (5.77%) JNCIA
7 3 (5.77%) JNCIP
8 2 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.85%) MCP
9 1 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.92%) CCIE
9 1 (1.92%) DBS Check
9 1 (1.92%) Degree
9 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.92%) HNC
9 1 (1.92%) MCITP
9 1 (1.92%) MCSE
System Software
1 32 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 17 (32.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (17.31%) XenApp
4 5 (9.62%) VMware Server
4 5 (9.62%) XenDesktop
4 5 (9.62%) XenServer
5 4 (7.69%) Firmware
5 4 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 4 (7.69%) VMware ESX
5 4 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (7.69%) vSphere
6 3 (5.77%) Terminal Server
6 3 (5.77%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.92%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 9 (17.31%) SCCM
2 6 (11.54%) FortiGate
3 5 (9.62%) SCOM
4 4 (7.69%) vMotion
5 3 (5.77%) NetBackup
5 3 (5.77%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (5.77%) SCOrch
6 2 (3.85%) WSUS
7 1 (1.92%) Ansible
7 1 (1.92%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.92%) DameWare
7 1 (1.92%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (1.92%) Puppet
7 1 (1.92%) SCDPM
7 1 (1.92%) SCSM
7 1 (1.92%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 28 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 23 (44.23%) VMware
3 19 (36.54%) Cisco
4 14 (26.92%) HP
5 13 (25.00%) Citrix
6 11 (21.15%) Dell
7 9 (17.31%) CheckPoint
8 6 (11.54%) EMC
9 4 (7.69%) Fortinet
9 4 (7.69%) Intel Security
9 4 (7.69%) Juniper
9 4 (7.69%) Sophos
9 4 (7.69%) Symantec
9 4 (7.69%) Veeam
10 3 (5.77%) 3Com
10 3 (5.77%) Avaya
10 3 (5.77%) Panasonic
11 1 (1.92%) Apple
11 1 (1.92%) IBM
11 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
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