The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 24 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 West / Bristol
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 57 69
Rank change year-on-year -2 +12  
Contract jobs citing DHCP 14 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.69% 1.53% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.79% 9.42% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 4
Median daily rate £325 £325 £141
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +130.08%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £290 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £355 £228
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £310 £300
% change year-on-year +1.61% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.25 £28.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -34.82% +36.58%  

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 Bristol with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 143 138 86
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 17.25% 16.27% 9.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 105 56
Median daily rate £370 £370 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £236 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £575 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 5
Median hourly rate £30.25 £12.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +142.00% -55.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.31 £9.30 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £39.00 £37.32
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +30.00%  

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 Bristol

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in Bristol

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in Bristol over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DHCP in Bristol

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 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 Bristol region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 19 (86.36%) DNS
3 17 (77.27%) Active Directory
4 13 (59.09%) VPN
4 13 (59.09%) SCCM
5 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (40.91%) VMware
6 9 (40.91%) Office 365
7 8 (36.36%) Skype for Business
7 8 (36.36%) Firewall
7 8 (36.36%) Dell
7 8 (36.36%) Cisco
7 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
8 7 (31.82%) LAN
8 7 (31.82%) WAN
8 7 (31.82%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (31.82%) Incident Management
9 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
9 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (22.73%) Public Cloud
10 5 (22.73%) Windows 10
10 5 (22.73%) Puppet
10 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
10 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (22.73%) Linux
10 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
10 5 (22.73%) Oracle
10 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
11 4 (18.18%) Wyse

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 8 (36.36%) Skype for Business
2 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
3 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (9.09%) Apache
4 2 (9.09%) IIS
4 2 (9.09%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (40.91%) Office 365
2 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (86.36%) DNS
2 13 (59.09%) VPN
3 8 (36.36%) Firewall
4 7 (31.82%) LAN
4 7 (31.82%) WAN
5 4 (18.18%) Skype
6 2 (9.09%) LDAP
6 2 (9.09%) NAS
6 2 (9.09%) SAN
7 1 (4.55%) BGP
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.55%) Internet
7 1 (4.55%) IPsec
7 1 (4.55%) Network Security
7 1 (4.55%) OSPF
7 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
7 1 (4.55%) VoIP
7 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Vagrant
2 1 (4.55%) AdminStudio
2 1 (4.55%) MSI
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) Active Directory Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) Citrix Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Graduate
4 2 (9.09%) IT Graduate
4 2 (9.09%) IT Operations Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support
4 2 (9.09%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Support Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Trainee
4 2 (9.09%) Trainee Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (22.73%) Public Cloud
3 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (18.18%) Fat Client
3 4 (18.18%) Thin Client
3 4 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.09%) Digital Signage
4 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 2 (9.09%) Private Cloud
5 1 (4.55%) CESG
5 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
5 1 (4.55%) Clustering
5 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 5 (22.73%) Linux
3 5 (22.73%) Windows 10
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) CentOS
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Incident Management
2 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.64%) Capacity Management
2 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
3 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
3 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (9.09%) Change Management
3 2 (9.09%) DevOps
3 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (9.09%) ERP
3 2 (9.09%) Information Security
3 2 (9.09%) Information Security Management
3 2 (9.09%) Kanban
3 2 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (9.09%) Project Management
3 2 (9.09%) Scrum
3 2 (9.09%) Security Management
3 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.55%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 2 (9.09%) Perl
2 2 (9.09%) Python
2 2 (9.09%) Ruby
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) VB
3 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) CCDP
2 1 (4.55%) CCNA
2 1 (4.55%) CCNP
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) JNCIA
2 1 (4.55%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (77.27%) Active Directory
2 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (31.82%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (18.18%) ISA Server
4 4 (18.18%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (18.18%) XenApp
4 4 (18.18%) XenDesktop
5 3 (13.64%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (13.64%) vSphere
6 2 (9.09%) BitLocker
6 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
6 2 (9.09%) Xen
7 1 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (59.09%) SCCM
2 5 (22.73%) Puppet
3 3 (13.64%) SCOM
3 3 (13.64%) SCOrch
4 2 (9.09%) NetBackup
4 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (9.09%) WSUS
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (4.55%) Nessus
5 1 (4.55%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) VMware
3 8 (36.36%) Cisco
3 8 (36.36%) Dell
4 5 (22.73%) Oracle
5 4 (18.18%) AppSense
5 4 (18.18%) HP
5 4 (18.18%) Wyse
5 4 (18.18%) Xerox
6 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
6 3 (13.64%) Citrix
6 3 (13.64%) IBM
7 2 (9.09%) arcserve
7 2 (9.09%) Polycom
7 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
7 2 (9.09%) Symantec
8 1 (4.55%) Intel
8 1 (4.55%) Juniper
8 1 (4.55%) Rapid7
8 1 (4.55%) Veritas