The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 21 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 43 45 57
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Contract jobs citing DHCP 13 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.26% 1.54% 1.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.70% 7.63% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 1
Median daily rate £338 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -18.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £20.00 £18.32
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +9.20%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
134 118 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.26% 20.24% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 39 39
Median daily rate £300 £450 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +23.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £316 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 19
Median hourly rate £41.13 £21.00 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.83% -29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £27.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

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

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 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
St Albans - 3 - -
Stevenage -4 2 £225 -
Watford - 2 - - 1
DHCP
East of England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 26 (100.00%) DNS
2 16 (61.54%) Cisco
3 13 (50.00%) Linux
3 13 (50.00%) VMware
4 11 (42.31%) LAMP
4 11 (42.31%) Nagios
4 11 (42.31%) Apache
4 11 (42.31%) nginx
4 11 (42.31%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (38.46%) FreeRADIUS
6 9 (34.62%) LAN
6 9 (34.62%) Firewall
6 9 (34.62%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (30.77%) Juniper
7 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
7 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
8 7 (26.92%) vSphere
8 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (26.92%) CCNA
9 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
9 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
9 6 (23.08%) CheckPoint
9 6 (23.08%) Java
9 6 (23.08%) MySQL
9 6 (23.08%) Windows
9 6 (23.08%) Puppet
9 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (23.08%) SCCM
9 6 (23.08%) Network Security
10 5 (19.23%) Ruby

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 11 (42.31%) Apache
1 11 (42.31%) nginx
2 4 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.85%) JBoss
4 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (100.00%) DNS
2 9 (34.62%) Firewall
2 9 (34.62%) LAN
3 6 (23.08%) Network Security
4 4 (15.38%) HTTP
5 3 (11.54%) Internet
5 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.85%) Intranet
6 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
6 1 (3.85%) IPsec
6 1 (3.85%) SAN
6 1 (3.85%) SSH
6 1 (3.85%) SSL
6 1 (3.85%) VLAN
6 1 (3.85%) VoIP
6 1 (3.85%) VPN
6 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (23.08%) MySQL
General
1 1 (3.85%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Network Engineer
1 7 (26.92%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (23.08%) Administrator
3 5 (19.23%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (19.23%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Security Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (15.38%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Network Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Unix Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Support Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) LAMP
2 5 (19.23%) LEMP Stack
3 4 (15.38%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) CCTV
2 1 (3.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) Windows
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.69%) Unix
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) DevOps
2 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
2 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
2 2 (7.69%) Validation
3 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.85%) Information Security
3 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL
3 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (3.85%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) Java
2 5 (19.23%) Perl
2 5 (19.23%) PHP
2 5 (19.23%) Python
2 5 (19.23%) Ruby
3 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.69%) VBScript
4 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 7 (26.92%) CCNA
2 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) DBS Check
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.85%) MCITP
3 1 (3.85%) MCSA
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) FreeRADIUS
2 7 (26.92%) vSphere
3 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (19.23%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (19.23%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (7.69%) BitLocker
5 2 (7.69%) XenApp
6 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (42.31%) Nagios
1 11 (42.31%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (23.08%) Puppet
2 6 (23.08%) SCCM
3 5 (19.23%) Ansible
4 3 (11.54%) Graphite
4 3 (11.54%) logstash
5 2 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Cisco
2 13 (50.00%) VMware
3 8 (30.77%) Juniper
4 6 (23.08%) CheckPoint
4 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.69%) AppSense
5 2 (7.69%) Citrix
5 2 (7.69%) F5
5 2 (7.69%) Symantec
6 1 (3.85%) Apple
6 1 (3.85%) Dell
6 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto
6 1 (3.85%) SonicWALL