Period
to 21 January 2020

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 21 January 2020 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
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 101 126 94
Rank change year-on-year +25 -32 -10
Contract jobs citing DHCP 19 5 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.00% 0.24% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.17% 1.71% 6.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 15
Bristol median daily rate £338 £325 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% +36.84% -6.40%
10th Percentile £120 £238 £210
90th Percentile £634 £376 £425
South West median daily rate £425 £338 £273
% change year-on-year +25.93% +23.85% +14.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate £40.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £47.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year -12.77% +121.18% -11.92%

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 265 292 275
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 13.91% 13.82% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 169 170
Bristol median daily rate £400 £380 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +10.14% +6.15%
10th Percentile £205 £188 £189
90th Percentile £584 £527 £539
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +9.68% - +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 4
Bristol median hourly rate £20.51 £36.25 £21.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.42% +66.19% -10.97%
10th Percentile £9.75 £14.50 £13.98
90th Percentile £47.63 £45.38 £48.78
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £37.55 £26.75
% change year-on-year +13.18% +40.37% -29.14%

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 21 January 2020.

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 21 January 2020, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 12 (63.16%) DNS
2 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
2 9 (47.37%) Windows
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco
3 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 6 (31.58%) LAN
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (26.32%) HTTP
5 5 (26.32%) HP
5 5 (26.32%) Firewall
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (26.32%) Office 365
6 4 (21.05%) IPsec
6 4 (21.05%) Migration
6 4 (21.05%) OSPF
6 4 (21.05%) Ethernet
6 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (21.05%) Linux
6 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
7 3 (15.79%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (15.79%) Skype
7 3 (15.79%) Ansible
7 3 (15.79%) Public Sector
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
7 3 (15.79%) ISDN
7 3 (15.79%) PSTN
7 3 (15.79%) WAN

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 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) AWS
2 2 (10.53%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (10.53%) Azure
2 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (10.53%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) DNS
2 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
3 6 (31.58%) LAN
4 5 (26.32%) Firewall
4 5 (26.32%) HTTP
5 4 (21.05%) Ethernet
5 4 (21.05%) IPsec
5 4 (21.05%) OSPF
6 3 (15.79%) IPv4
6 3 (15.79%) ISDN
6 3 (15.79%) PSTN
6 3 (15.79%) Skype
6 3 (15.79%) WAN
6 3 (15.79%) Wireless
7 2 (10.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (10.53%) MPLS
7 2 (10.53%) OpenScape
7 2 (10.53%) RSVP
7 2 (10.53%) VoIP
7 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (15.79%) Public Sector
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (10.53%) Communications Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Communications Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Design Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile Specialist
2 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Security Specialist
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) IT Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Lead DevOps
3 1 (5.26%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Hyper-V Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) LDAP
2 1 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) e-Learning
2 2 (10.53%) PKI
2 2 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (21.05%) Linux
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Migration
2 2 (10.53%) Anomaly Detection
2 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
2 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (10.53%) DevOps
2 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Pair Programming
2 2 (10.53%) Proactive Monitoring
2 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
2 2 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
2 2 (10.53%) Service Management
2 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
2 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
3 1 (5.26%) Antivirus Management
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (5.26%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
2 1 (5.26%) CCNP
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) DFS Replication
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Server
3 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Ansible
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (10.53%) Puppet
2 2 (10.53%) Salt
2 2 (10.53%) Terraform
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (5.26%) Icinga
3 1 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) HP
4 3 (15.79%) Juniper
4 3 (15.79%) VMware
5 2 (10.53%) Aruba
5 2 (10.53%) Ericsson
5 2 (10.53%) F5
5 2 (10.53%) Google
5 2 (10.53%) NEC
5 2 (10.53%) Nimble Storage
5 2 (10.53%) Nokia
5 2 (10.53%) Virgin Media
6 1 (5.26%) BT
6 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix
6 1 (5.26%) Forcepoint
6 1 (5.26%) McAfee
6 1 (5.26%) Twitter
6 1 (5.26%) Veritas