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 28 June 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.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 74 101
Rank change year-on-year -5 +27  
Contract jobs citing DHCP 26 51 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.42% 2.14% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.30% 9.17% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 25 10
Median daily rate £338 £338 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £227 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £395 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year +4.83% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £55.65 £24.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +131.87% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £28.00 £19.38
% change year-on-year -32.14% +44.51%  

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 356 556 586
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 19.47% 23.35% 24.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 883 681
Median daily rate £400 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +6.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £228 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 51 118
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.89% -59.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £47.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £31.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -12.69% +34.04%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 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 3 months to 28 June 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 -3 9 £315 +5.00% 5
Bracknell +5 7 £269 -2.18% 1
Maidenhead - 4 £360 -
Slough +5 2 £363 +7.40% 1
DHCP
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 45 (100.00%) DNS
2 33 (73.33%) Windows
2 33 (73.33%) Active Directory
3 23 (51.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (42.22%) Cisco
5 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (40.00%) Windows Server
6 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
7 16 (35.56%) VMware
7 16 (35.56%) PowerShell
8 14 (31.11%) Security Cleared
8 14 (31.11%) Problem Management
8 14 (31.11%) SMTP
9 13 (28.89%) LAN
9 13 (28.89%) WSUS
10 12 (26.67%) NetBackup
10 12 (26.67%) MS Exchange
11 11 (24.44%) VB
11 11 (24.44%) DV Cleared
12 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (22.22%) AirWatch
13 9 (20.00%) Symantec
13 9 (20.00%) HP
13 9 (20.00%) SQL
13 9 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
13 9 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
13 9 (20.00%) MobileIron
13 9 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
13 9 (20.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
13 9 (20.00%) Android

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 12 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (15.56%) Skype for Business
4 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (4.44%) Live Communications Server
7 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.44%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (100.00%) DNS
2 14 (31.11%) SMTP
3 13 (28.89%) LAN
4 9 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (17.78%) MPLS
5 8 (17.78%) WAN
6 7 (15.56%) Skype
6 7 (15.56%) VPN
7 6 (13.33%) Internet
8 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
8 5 (11.11%) Unified Communications
9 4 (8.89%) IMAP
9 4 (8.89%) SAN
10 2 (4.44%) BGP
10 2 (4.44%) Firewall
10 2 (4.44%) OSPF
10 2 (4.44%) VoIP
10 2 (4.44%) Wireless
11 1 (2.22%) IPsec
11 1 (2.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) MS Access
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (2.22%) French Language
1 1 (2.22%) German Language
1 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 7 (15.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 7 (15.56%) Active Directory Engineer
2 7 (15.56%) Consultant
3 6 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) VMware Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Windows Consultant
4 5 (11.11%) Exchange Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Active Directory Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) Server Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) VMware Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 3 (6.67%) Architect
6 3 (6.67%) Desktop Support
6 3 (6.67%) Server Support
7 2 (4.44%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (8.89%) Clustering
1 4 (8.89%) Fat Client
1 4 (8.89%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.22%) PKI
2 1 (2.22%) Replication
2 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 33 (73.33%) Windows
2 23 (51.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (20.00%) Android
6 7 (15.56%) Windows XP
7 6 (13.33%) Windows 7
8 4 (8.89%) Solaris
8 4 (8.89%) Unix
8 4 (8.89%) Windows 10
9 2 (4.44%) Linux
10 1 (2.22%) SUSE
10 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Problem Management
2 9 (20.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 9 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 5 (11.11%) ITIL
4 4 (8.89%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 2 (4.44%) Business Continuity
5 2 (4.44%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (4.44%) Migration
5 2 (4.44%) Network Management
5 2 (4.44%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (4.44%) Service Management
5 2 (4.44%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (2.22%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.22%) Change Management
6 1 (2.22%) Computer Security
6 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.22%) Identity Management
6 1 (2.22%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 16 (35.56%) PowerShell
2 11 (24.44%) VB
3 9 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (2.22%) C
4 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (31.11%) Security Cleared
2 11 (24.44%) DV Cleared
3 4 (8.89%) CCNP
3 4 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (8.89%) Degree
4 3 (6.67%) CCNA
4 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.44%) MCITP
5 2 (4.44%) MCTS
5 2 (4.44%) VCP6
5 2 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 33 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.22%) BitLocker
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.22%) vCloud
4 1 (2.22%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (28.89%) WSUS
2 12 (26.67%) NetBackup
3 10 (22.22%) AirWatch
4 7 (15.56%) SCCM
5 5 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (11.11%) SCOM
6 3 (6.67%) Netcool
6 3 (6.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (6.67%) Unicenter
7 2 (4.44%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (2.22%) SCOrch
8 1 (2.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 19 (42.22%) Cisco
2 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
3 16 (35.56%) VMware
4 9 (20.00%) HP
4 9 (20.00%) MobileIron
4 9 (20.00%) Symantec
5 7 (15.56%) Oracle
6 5 (11.11%) Citrix
7 4 (8.89%) EMC
7 4 (8.89%) Red Hat
7 4 (8.89%) Sun
8 3 (6.67%) McAfee
8 3 (6.67%) Meridio
8 3 (6.67%) Veritas
9 2 (4.44%) Arista
9 2 (4.44%) Avaya
9 2 (4.44%) Avid
9 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.22%) Brocade
10 1 (2.22%) Juniper
Berkshire
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