Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 79 95
Rank change year-on-year -13 +16 +2
Contract jobs citing DHCP 23 28 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.17% 1.66% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.37% 11.52% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 6
Bristol median daily rate £338 £260 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.81% -56.67% +87.50%
South West median daily rate £313 £325 £350
% change year-on-year -3.85% -7.14% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Bristol median hourly rate - £42.50 -
South West median hourly rate £41.25 £41.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +0.61% +105.00% -

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 Bristol with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 312 243 200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 15.93% 14.39% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 168 114
Bristol median daily rate £350 £336 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.09% -10.33% -
10th Percentile £178 £200 £240
90th Percentile £538 £550 £575
South West median daily rate £370 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +5.71% -3.45% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 15
Bristol median hourly rate £28.00 £31.75 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.81% +17.59% +83.05%
10th Percentile £12.30 £17.10 £12.50
90th Percentile £38.95 £45.38 £83.00
South West median hourly rate £31.50 £33.00 £39.63
% change year-on-year -4.55% -16.72% +80.11%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing DHCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 20 November 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 (86.96%) Windows
2 18 (78.26%) DNS
3 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
4 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
5 11 (47.83%) Office 365
6 10 (43.48%) VMware
6 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (43.48%) PowerShell
7 9 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (39.13%) Firewall
7 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
8 8 (34.78%) Skype for Business
8 8 (34.78%) Skype
9 7 (30.43%) VPN
9 7 (30.43%) LAN
9 7 (30.43%) WAN
9 7 (30.43%) Linux
10 6 (26.09%) Puppet
11 5 (21.74%) vSphere
11 5 (21.74%) Clustering
11 5 (21.74%) Tomcat
11 5 (21.74%) Oracle
11 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
12 4 (17.39%) .NET
12 4 (17.39%) ITIL
12 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
12 4 (17.39%) Cisco
12 4 (17.39%) IBM
12 4 (17.39%) SAN
12 4 (17.39%) Replication

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 (34.78%) Skype for Business
2 5 (21.74%) Tomcat
3 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
4 2 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (47.83%) Office 365
2 9 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) DNS
2 9 (39.13%) Firewall
3 8 (34.78%) Skype
4 7 (30.43%) LAN
4 7 (30.43%) VPN
4 7 (30.43%) WAN
5 4 (17.39%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (17.39%) NAS
5 4 (17.39%) SAN
5 4 (17.39%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
6 3 (13.04%) Unified Communications
7 2 (8.70%) Extranet
7 2 (8.70%) Intranet
7 2 (8.70%) IPsec
7 2 (8.70%) SSL
8 1 (4.35%) LDAP
8 1 (4.35%) NetScaler
8 1 (4.35%) Spanning Tree
8 1 (4.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) AdminStudio
1 1 (4.35%) MSI
General
1 1 (4.35%) Banking
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Messaging Support
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Unified Communications Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.35%) Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) IT Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Support Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) Web Services
3 1 (4.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Clustering
2 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (17.39%) Replication
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
3 7 (30.43%) Linux
4 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.35%) CentOS
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Capacity Management
1 4 (17.39%) DevOps
1 4 (17.39%) ITIL
1 4 (17.39%) ITIL V3
2 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.04%) Change Management
2 3 (13.04%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
3 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.70%) Information Security
3 2 (8.70%) Information Security Management
3 2 (8.70%) Security Management
4 1 (4.35%) Application Packaging
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.35%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.35%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) Python
2 1 (4.35%) Tcl
2 1 (4.35%) VB
2 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) CCIE
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (13.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (21.74%) vSphere
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (8.70%) Docker
5 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
5 2 (8.70%) ISA Server
5 2 (8.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Puppet
2 4 (17.39%) SCOM
2 4 (17.39%) WSUS
3 3 (13.04%) SCCM
4 2 (8.70%) AirWatch
4 2 (8.70%) Backup Exec
4 2 (8.70%) SCOrch
5 1 (4.35%) Nessus
5 1 (4.35%) Nexpose
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) VMware
3 5 (21.74%) Oracle
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco
4 4 (17.39%) IBM
5 3 (13.04%) Citrix
5 3 (13.04%) Veritas
6 2 (8.70%) Dell
6 2 (8.70%) HP
7 1 (4.35%) Rapid7