Period
to 23 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 100 94
Rank change year-on-year -47 -6 +58
Contract jobs citing DHCP 24 52 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.61% 1.38% 1.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.61% 7.28% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 21 54
Berkshire median daily rate £310 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.62% -7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £238 £158 £228
90th Percentile £500 £388 £450
South East median daily rate £325 £330 £338
% change year-on-year -1.52% -2.22% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Berkshire median hourly rate - £54.08 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.68% +253.13%
South East median hourly rate £18.50 £28.32 £30.75
% change year-on-year -34.66% -7.92% +41.38%

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 664 714 1,140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 16.78% 18.89% 23.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 311 545
Berkshire median daily rate £408 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £185 £225 £250
90th Percentile £545 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 52 38
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.00 £13.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.54% -20.00% -53.57%
10th Percentile £13.28 £12.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £53.63 £47.95 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +42.86% -30.00% -3.85%

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 July 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 July 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 -21 10 £398 +32.72% 9
Bracknell -5 7 £175 -34.94% 3
Slough -9 4 £318 -12.41% 3
Wokingham - 1 - - 1
DHCP
South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 23 (95.83%) DNS
2 20 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 20 (83.33%) Windows
3 12 (50.00%) Office 365
4 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
5 10 (41.67%) VMware
5 10 (41.67%) SCCM
6 8 (33.33%) Windows 10
7 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Office
7 7 (29.17%) LAN
7 7 (29.17%) WAN
8 6 (25.00%) ITIL
8 6 (25.00%) Cisco
8 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
8 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
9 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (20.83%) SaaS
9 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
9 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
9 5 (20.83%) VPN
10 4 (16.67%) HP
10 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
10 4 (16.67%) Linux
10 4 (16.67%) Citrix
10 4 (16.67%) SIEM
10 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
10 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 4 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
10 4 (16.67%) SolarWinds

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 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
2 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (50.00%) Office 365
2 5 (20.83%) SaaS
3 4 (16.67%) OneDrive
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (8.33%) IaaS
6 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (95.83%) DNS
2 7 (29.17%) LAN
2 7 (29.17%) WAN
3 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
3 5 (20.83%) VPN
4 4 (16.67%) Skype
5 3 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (12.50%) SAN
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (8.33%) Firewall
6 2 (8.33%) SNMP
6 2 (8.33%) VLAN
6 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (8.33%) Wireless
7 1 (4.17%) Internet
7 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
7 1 (4.17%) MPLS
7 1 (4.17%) NAS
7 1 (4.17%) SSH
7 1 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Hudson
General
1 2 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Military
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Support Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Active Directory Support
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Junior
6 1 (4.17%) Network Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Support Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Digital Signage
1 2 (8.33%) iPad
1 2 (8.33%) iPhone
1 2 (8.33%) Replication
1 2 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.17%) CCTV
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (16.67%) Linux
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (8.33%) Android
7 2 (8.33%) Mac OS
7 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
7 2 (8.33%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
8 1 (4.17%) Solaris
8 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 4 (16.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 4 (16.67%) SIEM
3 3 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (12.50%) Service Management
4 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.33%) ITSM
4 2 (8.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 2 (8.33%) Task Automation
4 2 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.17%) Customer-Centricity
5 1 (4.17%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.17%) Patch Management
5 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) MCITP
2 2 (8.33%) MCTS
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.67%) BitLocker
4 3 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (8.33%) XenApp
5 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) SCCM
2 4 (16.67%) SCOM
3 2 (8.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (8.33%) NetBackup
3 2 (8.33%) vCenter Server
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (4.17%) Nessus
4 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) VMware
3 6 (25.00%) Cisco
4 4 (16.67%) Citrix
4 4 (16.67%) HP
4 4 (16.67%) Okta
4 4 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 2 (8.33%) Apple
5 2 (8.33%) Avaya
5 2 (8.33%) Equitrac
5 2 (8.33%) Motorola
6 1 (4.17%) Canon
6 1 (4.17%) Dell
6 1 (4.17%) Fujitsu
6 1 (4.17%) Huawei
6 1 (4.17%) McAfee
6 1 (4.17%) MobileIron
6 1 (4.17%) Symantec
6 1 (4.17%) Twitter
6 1 (4.17%) Zscaler