Period
to 23 April 2018

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 23 April 2018 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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 87 85
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 +9
Contract jobs citing DHCP 17 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.99% 1.00% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 6.75% 7.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 10
Bristol median daily rate £280 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -7.69% +15.04%
10th Percentile £210 £208 £297
90th Percentile £389 £680 £378
South West median daily rate £310 £301 £325
% change year-on-year +3.16% -7.54% +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £20.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.58% -26.36% -
10th Percentile £15.25 £18.13 £20.30
90th Percentile £19.35 £22.38 £31.38
South West median hourly rate £19.00 £28.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -32.14% +51.35% -18.47%

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 221 237 264
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 12.83% 14.80% 15.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 152 184
Bristol median daily rate £348 £352 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.35% +0.64% -6.67%
10th Percentile £158 £226 £203
90th Percentile £493 £588 £450
South West median daily rate £390 £365 £357
% change year-on-year +6.85% +2.17% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 14
Bristol median hourly rate £23.50 £20.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.05% -26.36% +96.43%
10th Percentile £15.75 £10.63 £11.13
90th Percentile £48.00 £44.35 £40.94
South West median hourly rate £27.25 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -31.88% +6.67% +58.73%

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 23 April 2018.

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 23 April 2018, 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 17 (100.00%) DNS
2 13 (76.47%) Windows
3 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
4 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
5 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
5 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
6 7 (41.18%) Office 365
7 5 (29.41%) Skype
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (29.41%) Skype for Business
7 5 (29.41%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (23.53%) Firewall
8 4 (23.53%) Cisco
8 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
8 4 (23.53%) .NET
8 4 (23.53%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
8 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (17.65%) SCOM
9 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (17.65%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (17.65%) Unified Communications
9 3 (17.65%) DV Cleared
9 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
9 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
9 3 (17.65%) ITIL
9 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
9 3 (17.65%) VPN
9 3 (17.65%) CCIE

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 5 (29.41%) Skype for Business
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) DNS
2 5 (29.41%) Skype
2 5 (29.41%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (23.53%) Firewall
3 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
4 3 (17.65%) Unified Communications
4 3 (17.65%) VPN
5 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
5 2 (11.76%) LAN
5 2 (11.76%) NAS
5 2 (11.76%) SAN
5 2 (11.76%) WAN
6 1 (5.88%) BGP
6 1 (5.88%) EIGRP
6 1 (5.88%) Extranet
6 1 (5.88%) Intranet
6 1 (5.88%) MPLS
6 1 (5.88%) OSPF
6 1 (5.88%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (17.65%) Administrator
1 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) IT Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) IT Support
2 2 (11.76%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Messaging Support
2 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Unified Communications Specialist
2 2 (11.76%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Wintel Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Wintel Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Clustering
1 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (11.76%) iPad
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
1 2 (11.76%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.76%) Linux
5 2 (11.76%) Unix
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
2 2 (11.76%) Change Management
2 2 (11.76%) Information Security
2 2 (11.76%) Information Security Management
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
2 2 (11.76%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (11.76%) Security Management
2 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (5.88%) Network Management
3 1 (5.88%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) Perl
2 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) CCIE
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (17.65%) DV Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.88%) Firmware
3 1 (5.88%) ISA Server
3 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCOM
2 1 (5.88%) AirWatch
2 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.88%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) IBM
4 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.88%) Aruba
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) Dell
5 1 (5.88%) Veeam
5 1 (5.88%) Veritas
5 1 (5.88%) Zscaler