The first table below looks at the demand for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 90 65 99
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +34
Contract jobs citing DHCP 3 35 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.18% 2.28% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.62% 14.83% 4.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 21 3
Average daily rate
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£305 £275 £120
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% +129.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-9.85% +1.42%
Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
185 236 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.06% 15.34% 14.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 133 138
Average daily rate £325 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £195 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £363 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 19
Average hourly rate £18.75 £30.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +130.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £17.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.88 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
DHCP
Yorkshire

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DHCP across the West Yorkshire region.

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the West Yorkshire region.

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Leeds -13 3 £305 +10.90% 4
Wakefield - - - -
Wetherby - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Cleckheaton - - - -
Halifax - - - - 1
DHCP
Yorkshire

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 9 (100.00%) DNS
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
4 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
5 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
5 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
5 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 4 (44.44%) VPN
5 4 (44.44%) Citrix
6 3 (33.33%) AdminStudio
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 3 (33.33%) Web Services
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
6 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (33.33%) VMware
6 3 (33.33%) SCCM
6 3 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (33.33%) SCOrch
7 2 (22.22%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (22.22%) WSUS
7 2 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
7 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
1 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) AdminStudio
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Operations Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 2 (22.22%) vSphere
3 2 (22.22%) Terminal Services
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (11.11%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
1 3 (33.33%) SCOrch
2 2 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
2 2 (22.22%) WSUS
3 1 (11.11%) SCOM
3 1 (11.11%) Puppet
3 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) BMC
4 2 (22.22%) NetApp
4 2 (22.22%) Symantec
4 2 (22.22%) Remedy