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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 114 106 75
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -31
Contract jobs citing DHCP 20 12 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.73% 0.47% 1.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.62% 3.58% 11.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 23
Median daily rate £450 £475 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +72.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £269 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.18% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.79 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+48.81% -10.00%
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
356 335 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.03% 13.11% 15.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 160 186
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £171 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 32
Median hourly rate £15.71 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.36% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £10.89 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £34.86 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 12 £450 -5.26% 5
Solihull +4 3 - -
Shropshire - 2 £330 -
Warwickshire - 1 - - 1
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 45 (97.83%) DNS
2 32 (69.57%) Active Directory
3 31 (67.39%) Windows
4 28 (60.87%) Microsoft
5 27 (58.70%) Security Cleared
6 24 (52.17%) SC Cleared
7 22 (47.83%) Windows Server
8 18 (39.13%) MS Exchange
8 18 (39.13%) Firewall
8 18 (39.13%) VMware
8 18 (39.13%) VLAN
9 16 (34.78%) Citrix
10 15 (32.61%) Cisco
11 14 (30.43%) VoIP
11 14 (30.43%) SAN
12 13 (28.26%) Migration
12 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (26.09%) Dell
13 12 (26.09%) SharePoint
13 12 (26.09%) MS Office
14 11 (23.91%) VPN
14 11 (23.91%) Network Security
14 11 (23.91%) Skype for Business
14 11 (23.91%) Patch Management
15 10 (21.74%) Office 365
15 10 (21.74%) XenApp
15 10 (21.74%) TCP/IP
16 9 (19.57%) HP
16 9 (19.57%) CheckPoint

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 18 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 12 (26.09%) SharePoint
3 11 (23.91%) Skype for Business
4 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (6.52%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (4.35%) IIS
8 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (26.09%) MS Office
2 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) Office 365
2 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (15.22%) OneDrive
4 6 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (13.04%) Yammer
5 1 (2.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (97.83%) DNS
2 18 (39.13%) Firewall
2 18 (39.13%) VLAN
3 14 (30.43%) SAN
3 14 (30.43%) VoIP
4 11 (23.91%) Network Security
4 11 (23.91%) VPN
5 10 (21.74%) TCP/IP
6 9 (19.57%) NAS
7 8 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (17.39%) Wireless
8 7 (15.22%) Kerberos
8 7 (15.22%) LAN
8 7 (15.22%) LDAP
8 7 (15.22%) Skype
8 7 (15.22%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (13.04%) IPsec
9 6 (13.04%) PBX
9 6 (13.04%) Unified Communications
10 5 (10.87%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (4.35%) Back Office
1 2 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Electronics
2 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.17%) Marketing
2 1 (2.17%) Publishing
2 1 (2.17%) Retail
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (15.22%) Support Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Administrator
3 6 (13.04%) Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Architect
3 6 (13.04%) Network Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) VMware Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Citrix Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Citrix Support
4 5 (10.87%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) VMware Support Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Network Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Network Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) Network Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) Wireless Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Blackberry
1 8 (17.39%) PDA
2 7 (15.22%) PKI
3 6 (13.04%) Data Centre
4 5 (10.87%) Virtual Team
5 4 (8.70%) Replication
6 3 (6.52%) CESG
6 3 (6.52%) Fat Client
6 3 (6.52%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (6.52%) Thin Client
7 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (4.35%) Clustering
8 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
8 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
8 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (67.39%) Windows
2 22 (47.83%) Windows Server
3 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (8.70%) Linux
7 3 (6.52%) Solaris
7 3 (6.52%) SUSE
7 3 (6.52%) Unix
8 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Migration
2 11 (23.91%) Patch Management
3 8 (17.39%) Identity Management
3 8 (17.39%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (13.04%) Email Filtering
4 6 (13.04%) ITIL
5 3 (6.52%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 3 (6.52%) Network Management
5 3 (6.52%) Project Planning
5 3 (6.52%) Security Operations
5 3 (6.52%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (4.35%) Application Packaging
6 2 (4.35%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.35%) Project Management
6 2 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.35%) Server Building
6 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.17%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.17%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.17%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) SQL
2 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (58.70%) Security Cleared
2 24 (52.17%) SC Cleared
3 8 (17.39%) CCNA
3 8 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (13.04%) CCNP
5 5 (10.87%) MCITP
6 4 (8.70%) JNCIA
6 4 (8.70%) JNCIP
7 3 (6.52%) CCDP
7 3 (6.52%) MCSE
7 3 (6.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (4.35%) DBS Check
8 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.17%) Degree
9 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.17%) JNCIS
9 1 (2.17%) MCSA
System Software
1 32 (69.57%) Active Directory
2 13 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (21.74%) XenApp
4 6 (13.04%) vSphere
5 5 (10.87%) VMware Server
5 5 (10.87%) XenDesktop
5 5 (10.87%) XenServer
6 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
6 4 (8.70%) Terminal Server
7 3 (6.52%) VMware ESX
8 2 (4.35%) Firmware
9 1 (2.17%) DFS Replication
9 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (19.57%) SCCM
1 9 (19.57%) SCOM
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Intune
2 6 (13.04%) Nagios
3 3 (6.52%) FortiGate
3 3 (6.52%) NetBackup
3 3 (6.52%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (4.35%) PowerCLI
4 2 (4.35%) vMotion
5 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (2.17%) SCDPM
5 1 (2.17%) SCOrch
5 1 (2.17%) SCSM
5 1 (2.17%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 18 (39.13%) VMware
3 16 (34.78%) Citrix
4 15 (32.61%) Cisco
5 12 (26.09%) Dell
6 9 (19.57%) CheckPoint
6 9 (19.57%) HP
7 8 (17.39%) Juniper
8 6 (13.04%) Fortinet
8 6 (13.04%) Palo Alto
8 6 (13.04%) SolarWinds
9 4 (8.70%) Intel Security
9 4 (8.70%) Symantec
10 3 (6.52%) 3Com
10 3 (6.52%) Avaya
10 3 (6.52%) EMC
10 3 (6.52%) F5
10 3 (6.52%) Sophos
11 2 (4.35%) Veeam
12 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
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