Period
to 23 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for DHCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DHCP over the 6 months to 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 149 131 99
Rank change year-on-year -18 -32 +43
Contract jobs citing DHCP 20 32 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.50% 0.83% 1.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.99% 3.97% 7.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 50
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £300 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.90% -14.73% -15.77%
10th Percentile £269 £165 £249
90th Percentile £488 £463 £450
South East median daily rate £346 £348 £330
% change year-on-year -0.36% +5.30% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Berkshire median hourly rate - £55.65 £55.65
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £42.75 £26.50
% change year-on-year -59.06% +61.32% +16.16%

DHCP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 670 806 1,145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 16.64% 21.00% 23.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 355 551
Berkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £203 £180 £251
90th Percentile £575 £550 £519
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 52 42
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.25 £34.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.08% -61.31% -3.52%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £15.30
90th Percentile £44.05 £55.00 £63.00
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £19.63 £33.88
% change year-on-year +1.91% -42.07% +12.92%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing DHCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in Berkshire

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DHCP in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in Berkshire

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DHCP in Berkshire

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in Berkshire

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -6 7 £475 +102.34% 7
Bracknell -11 3 - - 1
Maidenhead +1 2 - - 2
Slough -4 2 £350 -4.76% 3
Wokingham - 1 - - 1
DHCP
South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing DHCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 17 (85.00%) DNS
2 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (50.00%) Windows
4 8 (40.00%) VMware
5 6 (30.00%) Cisco
5 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (25.00%) WAN
6 5 (25.00%) HP
6 5 (25.00%) Firewall
7 4 (20.00%) LAN
7 4 (20.00%) SCCM
7 4 (20.00%) SCOM
7 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (20.00%) IaaS
7 4 (20.00%) Office 365
7 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
8 3 (15.00%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (15.00%) Private Cloud
8 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
8 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
8 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
8 3 (15.00%) Degree
8 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
8 3 (15.00%) Linux
8 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) IaaS
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) DNS
2 5 (25.00%) Firewall
2 5 (25.00%) WAN
3 4 (20.00%) LAN
4 3 (15.00%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (15.00%) SNMP
4 3 (15.00%) VPN
5 2 (10.00%) IPsec
5 2 (10.00%) MPLS
5 2 (10.00%) Network Security
5 2 (10.00%) SAN
6 1 (5.00%) 3G
6 1 (5.00%) BGP
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (5.00%) EIGRP
6 1 (5.00%) FCAPS
6 1 (5.00%) Internet
6 1 (5.00%) LTE
6 1 (5.00%) OSPF
6 1 (5.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Hudson
General
1 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Military
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Azure Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Network Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Server Support
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) JSON
2 1 (5.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (15.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (10.00%) Clustering
2 2 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (10.00%) PKI
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (15.00%) Linux
4 3 (15.00%) Unix
4 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.00%) Android
6 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Software Distribution
3 1 (5.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (5.00%) Demand Management
3 1 (5.00%) Due Diligence
3 1 (5.00%) High Availability
3 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery Management
3 1 (5.00%) Statistics
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (5.00%) Time Management
3 1 (5.00%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
2 2 (10.00%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) SCCM
1 4 (20.00%) SCOM
2 2 (10.00%) vCenter Server
3 1 (5.00%) Ansible
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (5.00%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) VMware
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco
3 5 (25.00%) HP
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (10.00%) Avaya
5 2 (10.00%) Dell
6 1 (5.00%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.00%) Arista
6 1 (5.00%) F5
6 1 (5.00%) Fujitsu
6 1 (5.00%) Infoblox
6 1 (5.00%) McAfee
6 1 (5.00%) Palo Alto
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.00%) Remedy
6 1 (5.00%) Twitter
6 1 (5.00%) Veeam