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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 112 111 100
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Contract jobs citing DHCP 24 19 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.83% 0.74% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.99% 4.63% 6.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 8
Median daily rate £338 £200 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.75% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £127 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £400 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £277
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 6
Median hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.71% -13.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.30 £16.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £20.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+36.58% +26.15%
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
401 410 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.92% 16.04% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 233 121
Median daily rate £363 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £225 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 35 31
Median hourly rate £21.50 £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.33% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.54 £10.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +7 8 £250 +25.00% 4
Warwickshire -7 5 - -
Worcestershire -10 4 £358 -20.55%
Solihull - 4 - -
Shropshire -38 1 £500 +234.44% 2
Coventry - 1 £120 -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 28 (75.68%) DNS
2 27 (72.97%) Windows
3 21 (56.76%) Active Directory
3 21 (56.76%) Windows Server
4 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (32.43%) Firewall
4 12 (32.43%) VMware
5 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
5 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (27.03%) VPN
6 10 (27.03%) WAN
6 10 (27.03%) Migration
7 9 (24.32%) LAN
8 8 (21.62%) Cisco
8 8 (21.62%) Wireless
8 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
8 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
9 7 (18.92%) ITIL
10 6 (16.22%) HTTP
10 6 (16.22%) SSL
10 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (13.51%) WSUS
11 5 (13.51%) Skype for Business
11 5 (13.51%) HTTPS
11 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
11 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
11 5 (13.51%) Linux
11 5 (13.51%) HP

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 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.51%) Skype for Business
3 4 (10.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.41%) IIS
5 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.70%) Apache
6 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.70%) IBM Domino
6 1 (2.70%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.70%) Jetty
6 1 (2.70%) nginx
6 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Office 365
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.70%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 28 (75.68%) DNS
2 12 (32.43%) Firewall
3 10 (27.03%) VPN
3 10 (27.03%) WAN
4 9 (24.32%) LAN
5 8 (21.62%) Wireless
6 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
7 6 (16.22%) HTTP
7 6 (16.22%) SSL
8 5 (13.51%) HTTPS
9 4 (10.81%) Ethernet
9 4 (10.81%) Internet
9 4 (10.81%) Skype
9 4 (10.81%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (10.81%) ZigBee
10 3 (8.11%) VLAN
11 2 (5.41%) BGP
11 2 (5.41%) L2TP
11 2 (5.41%) OSPF
11 2 (5.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Ant
1 1 (2.70%) Gradle
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.70%) JUnit
1 1 (2.70%) Maven
1 1 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 4 (10.81%) Retail
2 2 (5.41%) Automotive
2 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Analyst
2 5 (13.51%) Support Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) IT Support
3 4 (10.81%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Network Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Active Directory Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) IT Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Server Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Server Support
4 3 (8.11%) Server Support Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Software Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.41%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
1 1 (2.70%) J2EE
1 1 (2.70%) LAMP
1 1 (2.70%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Arduino
1 4 (10.81%) Home Automation
1 4 (10.81%) Internet of Things
1 4 (10.81%) Raspberry Pi
2 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.41%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.41%) PKI
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 27 (72.97%) Windows
2 21 (56.76%) Windows Server
3 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (13.51%) Linux
7 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
7 4 (10.81%) Windows Phone
7 4 (10.81%) Windows XP
8 3 (8.11%) Unix
9 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.70%) CentOS
10 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000
10 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Migration
2 7 (18.92%) ITIL
3 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.41%) Inmon Methodology
4 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.70%) Automated Testing
5 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.70%) DevOps
5 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.70%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.70%) Patch Management
5 1 (2.70%) Project Management
5 1 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.70%) Server Building
5 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.70%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (2.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) Java
3 1 (2.70%) C#
3 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (8.11%) MCP
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (5.41%) CCNP
5 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.70%) CCIE
5 1 (2.70%) CCNA
5 1 (2.70%) Degree
5 1 (2.70%) HNC
5 1 (2.70%) MCITP
5 1 (2.70%) MCSE
System Software
1 21 (56.76%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.41%) Firmware
4 2 (5.41%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.41%) vSphere
5 1 (2.70%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.70%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) WSUS
2 3 (8.11%) SCOM
3 2 (5.41%) FortiGate
3 2 (5.41%) Nagios
3 2 (5.41%) SCOrch
3 2 (5.41%) vMotion
4 1 (2.70%) Ansible
4 1 (2.70%) DameWare
4 1 (2.70%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) VMware
2 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
3 8 (21.62%) Cisco
4 5 (13.51%) HP
5 3 (8.11%) Veeam
6 2 (5.41%) Brocade
6 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.41%) Citrix
6 2 (5.41%) EMC
6 2 (5.41%) F5
6 2 (5.41%) Fortinet
6 2 (5.41%) Infoblox
6 2 (5.41%) Juniper
6 2 (5.41%) Meru Networks
6 2 (5.41%) Palo Alto
6 2 (5.41%) Panasonic
7 1 (2.70%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.70%) IBM
7 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.70%) Sophos