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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 93 63 75
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +12
Contract jobs citing DHCP 6 23 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.34% 1.77% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.85% 11.17% 9.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 19 13
Average daily rate £135 £250 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% +2.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £282 £290 £500
% change year-on-year
-2.75% -42.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +29.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -36.00%
Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
156 206 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.89% 15.83% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 107 106
Average daily rate £325 £275 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 25 21
Average hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.40 £115.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -18.18%
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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -31 6 £135 -46.00% 1
Wakefield - - - -
Wetherby - - - - 2
Cleckheaton - - - -
Halifax - - - - 1
Huddersfield - - - -
DHCP
Yorkshire

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 15 (100.00%) DNS
2 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
3 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (80.00%) Windows
4 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (46.67%) VMware
6 6 (40.00%) Citrix
6 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
7 5 (33.33%) ITIL
7 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
8 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
9 3 (20.00%) MS Office
9 3 (20.00%) MCSE
9 3 (20.00%) MCSA
9 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
9 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
9 3 (20.00%) VPN
9 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (20.00%) Validation
9 3 (20.00%) AdminStudio
9 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
9 3 (20.00%) SCCM
9 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
9 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (20.00%) Terminal Services
9 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (6.67%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (6.67%) CATIA
3 1 (6.67%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) DNS
2 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (20.00%) VPN
4 2 (13.33%) LAN
4 2 (13.33%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) Wireless
4 2 (13.33%) VLAN
5 1 (6.67%) SMTP
5 1 (6.67%) VoIP
5 1 (6.67%) WLAN
5 1 (6.67%) SAN
5 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Server Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) IT Support
3 2 (13.33%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Officer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Services Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.67%) AS400
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Validation
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) ERP
3 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) CAD
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) MCSE
1 3 (20.00%) MCSA
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (20.00%) Terminal Services
3 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (6.67%) UAG
5 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (6.67%) ISA Server
5 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
1 3 (20.00%) SCOrch
2 2 (13.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (13.33%) NetBackup
2 2 (13.33%) WSUS
3 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
3 6 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) NetApp
4 2 (13.33%) Lotus
4 2 (13.33%) LANDesk
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) Symantec
5 1 (6.67%) Kaspersky
5 1 (6.67%) Apple
5 1 (6.67%) Veritas
5 1 (6.67%) Avaya
5 1 (6.67%) Intel