The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England / East of England
Rank 93 99 92
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing DHCP 26 23 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.22% 0.99% 1.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% 7.01% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 14
Median daily rate £350 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £250 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £443 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.73% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Median hourly rate £17.00 £11.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -37.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +10.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
364 328 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.15% 14.08% 14.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 178 173
Median daily rate £330 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £240 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 30 67
Median hourly rate £19.90 £41.50 £23.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.04% +78.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing DHCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
Cambridgeshire +13 7 £348 - 3
Hertfordshire +3 7 £218 - 6
Essex -8 6 £425 -2.85%
Bedfordshire - 6 £500 - 2
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 55 (94.83%) DNS
2 31 (53.45%) Active Directory
3 29 (50.00%) Windows
4 25 (43.10%) VMware
5 22 (37.93%) Cisco
5 22 (37.93%) Microsoft
6 21 (36.21%) Linux
7 17 (29.31%) Firewall
8 16 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (25.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (24.14%) Windows Server
11 13 (22.41%) nginx
11 13 (22.41%) Apache
11 13 (22.41%) TCP/IP
12 12 (20.69%) PowerShell
13 11 (18.97%) Opscode Chef
13 11 (18.97%) Nagios
13 11 (18.97%) LAMP
14 10 (17.24%) MS Exchange
14 10 (17.24%) FreeRADIUS
15 9 (15.52%) LAN
15 9 (15.52%) IIS
15 9 (15.52%) Cisco Certification
15 9 (15.52%) PostgreSQL
15 9 (15.52%) CheckPoint
16 8 (13.79%) Java
16 8 (13.79%) MySQL
16 8 (13.79%) Puppet
16 8 (13.79%) vSphere

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 13 (22.41%) Apache
1 13 (22.41%) nginx
2 10 (17.24%) MS Exchange
3 9 (15.52%) IIS
4 8 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
6 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
7 2 (3.45%) IBM Notes
7 2 (3.45%) Jetty
7 2 (3.45%) Mongrel
7 2 (3.45%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.72%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) MS Office
2 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Office 365
2 3 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.17%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (5.17%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.45%) Google App Engine
3 2 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.72%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.72%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 55 (94.83%) DNS
2 17 (29.31%) Firewall
3 13 (22.41%) TCP/IP
4 9 (15.52%) LAN
5 7 (12.07%) LDAP
5 7 (12.07%) Network Security
5 7 (12.07%) VPN
6 6 (10.34%) HTTP
7 5 (8.62%) VoIP
8 4 (6.90%) Internet
8 4 (6.90%) IPsec
8 4 (6.90%) iSCSI
8 4 (6.90%) Kerberos
8 4 (6.90%) Wireless
9 3 (5.17%) Ethernet
9 3 (5.17%) FTP
9 3 (5.17%) SAN
9 3 (5.17%) SSL
9 3 (5.17%) VLAN
9 3 (5.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (13.79%) MySQL
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.72%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.45%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (3.45%) Finance
1 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
1 2 (3.45%) Marketing
2 1 (1.72%) Law
2 1 (1.72%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (20.69%) Systems Administrator
2 11 (18.97%) Administrator
3 8 (13.79%) Analyst
3 8 (13.79%) Support Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) Network Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Architect
6 5 (8.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.90%) Desktop Support
7 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (6.90%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Security Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 3 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Consultant
8 3 (5.17%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.97%) LAMP
2 5 (8.62%) LEMP Stack
3 4 (6.90%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (5.17%) OAuth
4 3 (5.17%) SAML
5 2 (3.45%) .NET
5 2 (3.45%) J2EE
5 2 (3.45%) Servlets
6 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.62%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (6.90%) Clustering
3 4 (6.90%) PKI
4 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.45%) Handset
4 2 (3.45%) Life Science
4 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.45%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.72%) CCTV
5 1 (1.72%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.72%) NHS
5 1 (1.72%) Replication
5 1 (1.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 29 (50.00%) Windows
2 21 (36.21%) Linux
3 16 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (25.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (24.14%) Windows Server
6 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (6.90%) Unix
7 4 (6.90%) Windows XP
8 3 (5.17%) Windows 10
8 3 (5.17%) Windows 7
9 2 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (3.45%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.45%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.72%) Android
10 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.72%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.72%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.72%) Mac OS X Server
10 1 (1.72%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (10.34%) DevOps
2 5 (8.62%) ITIL
3 4 (6.90%) Configuration Management
4 3 (5.17%) Identity Management
4 3 (5.17%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (5.17%) Mentoring
4 3 (5.17%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.17%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (3.45%) Change Management
5 2 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (3.45%) Data Protection
5 2 (3.45%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (3.45%) Line Management
5 2 (3.45%) Network Management
5 2 (3.45%) Open Source
5 2 (3.45%) Performance Management
5 2 (3.45%) Software Deployment
5 2 (3.45%) Test Scripting
5 2 (3.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.69%) PowerShell
2 8 (13.79%) Java
3 5 (8.62%) Perl
3 5 (8.62%) PHP
3 5 (8.62%) Python
3 5 (8.62%) Ruby
4 2 (3.45%) SQL
4 2 (3.45%) VBScript
5 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (12.07%) CCNA
2 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
3 6 (10.34%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.17%) MCSA
6 2 (3.45%) CCNP
6 2 (3.45%) DBS Check
6 2 (3.45%) MOS
7 1 (1.72%) CCIE
7 1 (1.72%) CCSE
7 1 (1.72%) Degree
7 1 (1.72%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 31 (53.45%) Active Directory
2 14 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (17.24%) FreeRADIUS
4 8 (13.79%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (13.79%) vSphere
5 6 (10.34%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (8.62%) Hyper-V
7 3 (5.17%) VMware ESX
7 3 (5.17%) XenDesktop
8 2 (3.45%) BitLocker
8 2 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (3.45%) Xen
8 2 (3.45%) XenApp
9 1 (1.72%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.72%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 11 (18.97%) Nagios
1 11 (18.97%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (13.79%) Puppet
2 8 (13.79%) SCCM
2 8 (13.79%) WSUS
3 5 (8.62%) Ansible
4 3 (5.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (5.17%) Graphite
4 3 (5.17%) logstash
5 2 (3.45%) SCOM
5 2 (3.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.72%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.72%) NetApp OnCommand
6 1 (1.72%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.72%) vMotion
Vendors
1 25 (43.10%) VMware
2 22 (37.93%) Cisco
2 22 (37.93%) Microsoft
3 9 (15.52%) CheckPoint
4 7 (12.07%) Apple
4 7 (12.07%) Citrix
4 7 (12.07%) Juniper
5 5 (8.62%) Dell
5 5 (8.62%) HP
5 5 (8.62%) Oracle
5 5 (8.62%) Symantec
6 3 (5.17%) F5
6 3 (5.17%) Google
7 2 (3.45%) AppSense
7 2 (3.45%) IBM
7 2 (3.45%) Lotus
7 2 (3.45%) Mitel
7 2 (3.45%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.72%) Adobe
8 1 (1.72%) NetApp