Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 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
24 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 86 113 85
Rank change year-on-year +27 -28 -2
Contract jobs citing DHCP 7 9 16
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Bristol 0.56% 0.48% 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.76% 3.85% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 7
Median daily rate £225 £363 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.93% +27.19% -5.08%
10th Percentile £173 £175 £215
90th Percentile £328 £395 £362
South West median daily rate £463 £363 £236
% change year-on-year +27.59% +53.44% -27.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +78.08% -
South West median hourly rate - £42.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year - +112.50% -57.89%

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 147 234 224
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 11.69% 12.47% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 134 123
Median daily rate £375 £381 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.64% +3.74% +4.33%
10th Percentile £185 £165 £166
90th Percentile £599 £588 £491
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 13
Median hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £37.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.86% -6.79% +102.97%
10th Percentile £15.40 £17.50 £16.70
90th Percentile £72.00 £50.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate £20.00 £45.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -55.56% +38.46% -18.75%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in Bristol

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing DHCP in Bristol.

Daily rate trend for DHCP in Bristol

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing DHCP in Bristol over the 6 months to 24 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for DHCP in Bristol

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing DHCP in Bristol.

Hourly rate trend for DHCP in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
4 2 (28.57%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) NEC
4 2 (28.57%) IPsec
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) SCTP
4 2 (28.57%) PKI
4 2 (28.57%) Aruba
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (28.57%) IPv4
4 2 (28.57%) IPv6
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Ericsson
4 2 (28.57%) Nokia
4 2 (28.57%) RSVP
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012

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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) IPsec
4 2 (28.57%) IPv4
4 2 (28.57%) IPv6
4 2 (28.57%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) RSVP
4 2 (28.57%) SCTP
5 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
5 1 (14.29%) DSL
5 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile Specialist
1 2 (28.57%) Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Exchange Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Implementation Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Storage Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Support
2 1 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2016
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Antivirus Management
1 1 (14.29%) Change Management
1 1 (14.29%) Converged Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
1 1 (14.29%) Security Hardening
1 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
1 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
1 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Server
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Aruba
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) Ericsson
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) NEC
2 2 (28.57%) Nokia
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) BT
3 1 (14.29%) CommVault
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) McAfee
3 1 (14.29%) Nimble Storage
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Twitter
3 1 (14.29%) Veritas