The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 23 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)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 63 57
Rank change year-on-year +21 -6  
Contract jobs citing DHCP 14 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.28% 0.98% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 6.56% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 5
Median daily rate £388 £225 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +72.22% -4.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £173 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £338 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £324 £310 £300
% change year-on-year +4.51% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.25 £28.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -34.82% +33.33%  

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 Birmingham with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 84 122 142
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 13.68% 14.99% 18.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 79 86
Median daily rate £394 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £200 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 9
Median hourly rate £11.50 £12.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.00% -52.83%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.80 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.39 £13.55 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham 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 Birmingham

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in Birmingham

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in Birmingham over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DHCP in Birmingham

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 17 (80.95%) DNS
2 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 11 (52.38%) Windows
4 10 (47.62%) VPN
4 10 (47.62%) Firewall
5 9 (42.86%) Cisco
5 9 (42.86%) LAN
6 7 (33.33%) WAN
7 6 (28.57%) Retail
8 5 (23.81%) Logistics
8 5 (23.81%) FMCG
8 5 (23.81%) F5
9 4 (19.05%) Office 365
9 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds
9 4 (19.05%) SSH
9 4 (19.05%) VLAN
9 4 (19.05%) TACACS
9 4 (19.05%) CCNP
9 4 (19.05%) VMware
9 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
9 4 (19.05%) Citrix
9 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
10 3 (14.29%) Service Design
10 3 (14.29%) GDPR
10 3 (14.29%) 802.1X
10 3 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
10 3 (14.29%) Meru Networks
10 3 (14.29%) Software Asset Management

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) DNS
2 10 (47.62%) Firewall
2 10 (47.62%) VPN
3 9 (42.86%) LAN
4 7 (33.33%) WAN
5 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (19.05%) SSH
5 4 (19.05%) TACACS
5 4 (19.05%) VLAN
6 3 (14.29%) BIG-IP
6 3 (14.29%) HSRP
6 3 (14.29%) IPsec
6 3 (14.29%) SNMP
6 3 (14.29%) VoIP
6 3 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (14.29%) Wireless
7 2 (9.52%) IPv6
7 2 (9.52%) Multicast
7 2 (9.52%) NetScaler
7 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (28.57%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Business IT Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Active Directory Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) LAN/WAN Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Network Security Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Security Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Security Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Telephony Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Telephony Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) FMCG
2 3 (14.29%) PKI
3 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.52%) Streaming Video
4 1 (4.76%) Clustering
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Logistics
2 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 3 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
2 3 (14.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 3 (14.29%) Network Design
2 3 (14.29%) Project Management
2 3 (14.29%) Service Design
2 3 (14.29%) SIEM
2 3 (14.29%) Software Asset Management
3 2 (9.52%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (9.52%) Information Security
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
3 2 (9.52%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (9.52%) Service Management
4 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.76%) CRM
4 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.76%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) CCNP
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (14.29%) CCIE
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) MCITP
4 1 (4.76%) MCP
4 1 (4.76%) MCSE
4 1 (4.76%) MCTS
4 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) GDPR
1 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 2 (9.52%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) BitLocker
3 2 (9.52%) Terminal Server
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) Nexpose
2 2 (9.52%) WSUS
3 1 (4.76%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) SCOM
3 1 (4.76%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Cisco
2 5 (23.81%) F5
3 4 (19.05%) Citrix
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds
3 4 (19.05%) VMware
4 3 (14.29%) Brocade
4 3 (14.29%) Infoblox
4 3 (14.29%) Juniper
4 3 (14.29%) Meru Networks
4 3 (14.29%) NetApp
4 3 (14.29%) Sophos
5 2 (9.52%) Aruba
5 2 (9.52%) LogRhythm
5 2 (9.52%) Proofpoint
6 1 (4.76%) Apple
6 1 (4.76%) Dell
6 1 (4.76%) EMC
6 1 (4.76%) Kaspersky
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