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 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 82 77 111
Rank change year-on-year -5 +34  
Contract jobs citing DHCP 17 49 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.94% 1.99% 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.78% 7.89% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 32 15
Median daily rate £310 £353 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.05% -15.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £258 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £340 £339
% change year-on-year +2.20% +0.36%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Median hourly rate £54.08 £55.65 £13.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.83% +307.69%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £21.25 £16.75
% change year-on-year +28.84% +26.86%  

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

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 356 621 782
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 19.64% 25.23% 26.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 290 340
Median daily rate £420 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.86% +20.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £253 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 16
Median hourly rate £13.00 £55.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -76.36% +52.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £22.50 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.65 £63.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -38.24% +23.33%  

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing DHCP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DHCP in Berkshire

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 March 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
Reading -4 6 £300 -25.12% 9
Slough +2 4 £475 +34.75% 4
Bracknell 0 4 £275 -17.60% 2
DHCP
South East

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 27 (100.00%) DNS
2 20 (74.07%) Windows
3 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
6 13 (48.15%) Windows Server
7 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (37.04%) MS Exchange
8 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
8 10 (37.04%) VMware
9 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
10 8 (29.63%) Cisco
10 8 (29.63%) SCCM
11 7 (25.93%) DV Cleared
11 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
12 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (22.22%) SCOM
12 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (22.22%) Problem Management
12 6 (22.22%) SMTP
12 6 (22.22%) LAN
12 6 (22.22%) Oracle
12 6 (22.22%) HP
13 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
13 5 (18.52%) Solaris
13 5 (18.52%) Unix
13 5 (18.52%) IMAP
13 5 (18.52%) Windows 10
14 4 (14.81%) Virtual Environments
14 4 (14.81%) Unified Communications

DHCP
Top Related 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 10 (37.04%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (7.41%) IIS
3 2 (7.41%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.70%) Apache
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.70%) SAS
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 27 (100.00%) DNS
2 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 6 (22.22%) LAN
3 6 (22.22%) SMTP
4 5 (18.52%) IMAP
5 4 (14.81%) Unified Communications
6 3 (11.11%) MPLS
7 2 (7.41%) Firewall
7 2 (7.41%) FTP
7 2 (7.41%) HTTP
7 2 (7.41%) Internet
7 2 (7.41%) SAN
7 2 (7.41%) Skype
7 2 (7.41%) VPN
7 2 (7.41%) WAN
8 1 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (3.70%) IP Telephony
8 1 (3.70%) MRTG
8 1 (3.70%) Softswitch
8 1 (3.70%) Wideband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Support Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Active Directory Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Active Directory Specialist
2 3 (11.11%) Architect
2 3 (11.11%) Consultant
2 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Server Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Server Support
3 2 (7.41%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (7.41%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 2 (7.41%) Data Architect
3 2 (7.41%) Data Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) IT Support
3 2 (7.41%) Server Support Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) JTAPI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Clustering
3 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Replication
4 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (48.15%) Windows Server
4 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (18.52%) Solaris
5 5 (18.52%) Unix
5 5 (18.52%) Windows 10
6 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
8 2 (7.41%) Linux
8 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
9 1 (3.70%) Android
9 1 (3.70%) CentOS
9 1 (3.70%) Debian
9 1 (3.70%) Mac OS
9 1 (3.70%) SUSE
9 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
9 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
9 1 (3.70%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Problem Management
2 4 (14.81%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (14.81%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
3 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL
3 2 (7.41%) Network Management
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.70%) Change Management
4 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.70%) Identity Management
4 1 (3.70%) Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.70%) Patch Management
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Resource Management
4 1 (3.70%) Security Auditing
4 1 (3.70%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
2 3 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.70%) C
3 1 (3.70%) Korn
3 1 (3.70%) Perl
3 1 (3.70%) Python
3 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.93%) DV Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (7.41%) CCNA
4 2 (7.41%) CCNP
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) Degree
5 1 (3.70%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
3 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.70%) BitLocker
4 1 (3.70%) Ceph
4 1 (3.70%) Dovecot
4 1 (3.70%) Firmware
4 1 (3.70%) iptables
4 1 (3.70%) KVM
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.70%) Sendmail
4 1 (3.70%) Squid
4 1 (3.70%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) SCCM
2 6 (22.22%) SCOM
3 3 (11.11%) WSUS
4 2 (7.41%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.70%) AirWatch
5 1 (3.70%) Ansible
5 1 (3.70%) Cacti
5 1 (3.70%) HAProxy
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Nagios
5 1 (3.70%) Netcool
5 1 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (3.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (3.70%) Puppet
5 1 (3.70%) RANCID
5 1 (3.70%) SCOrch
5 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
2 10 (37.04%) VMware
3 8 (29.63%) Cisco
4 6 (22.22%) HP
4 6 (22.22%) Oracle
5 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
6 4 (14.81%) Sun
7 2 (7.41%) Avaya
7 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
7 2 (7.41%) EMC
8 1 (3.70%) 3PAR
8 1 (3.70%) BMC
8 1 (3.70%) Citrix
8 1 (3.70%) Genesys
8 1 (3.70%) IBM
8 1 (3.70%) Intel Security
8 1 (3.70%) Meridio
8 1 (3.70%) Remedy
8 1 (3.70%) Symantec
8 1 (3.70%) Veritas
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