Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 84 88
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4 +15
Contract jobs citing DHCP 19 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.00% 1.35% 1.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.76% 11.17% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 8
Bristol median daily rate £238 £258 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.77% -57.08% +344.44%
South West median daily rate £273 £244 £350
% change year-on-year +11.57% -30.21% +30.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Bristol median hourly rate - £31.38 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.09% +66.67%
South West median hourly rate £21.25 £24.13 £22.50
% change year-on-year -11.92% +7.22% -0.84%

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 281 188 228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 14.81% 12.11% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 125 138
Bristol median daily rate £350 £325 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -8.45% -6.58%
10th Percentile £192 £200 £212
90th Percentile £546 £511 £533
South West median daily rate £386 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.36% - -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 16
Bristol median hourly rate £18.63 £24.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.98% -10.91% +96.43%
10th Percentile £11.90 £16.55 £17.25
90th Percentile £45.45 £46.00 £77.50
South West median hourly rate £26.50 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year -29.33% -3.85% +62.50%

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 19 January 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 19 January 2018, 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 19 (100.00%) DNS
2 17 (89.47%) Windows
3 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
4 14 (73.68%) PowerShell
4 14 (73.68%) Office 365
5 13 (68.42%) Windows Server
6 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
7 8 (42.11%) .NET
7 8 (42.11%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (36.84%) Skype
8 7 (36.84%) Skype for Business
9 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (26.32%) VMware
10 4 (21.05%) Clustering
10 4 (21.05%) Replication
10 4 (21.05%) Firewall
10 4 (21.05%) ITIL
10 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
10 4 (21.05%) SAN
10 4 (21.05%) Cisco
10 4 (21.05%) IBM
10 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
10 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (21.05%) ITIL V3
10 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (21.05%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (21.05%) SCOM
10 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
10 4 (21.05%) NAS

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 7 (36.84%) Skype for Business
2 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
3 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (73.68%) Office 365
2 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) DNS
2 8 (42.11%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (36.84%) Skype
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (21.05%) Firewall
4 4 (21.05%) NAS
4 4 (21.05%) SAN
4 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
5 3 (15.79%) Unified Communications
6 2 (10.53%) Extranet
6 2 (10.53%) Intranet
6 2 (10.53%) IPsec
6 2 (10.53%) LAN
6 2 (10.53%) SSL
6 2 (10.53%) VPN
6 2 (10.53%) WAN
7 1 (5.26%) NetScaler
7 1 (5.26%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (5.26%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Messaging Support
2 3 (15.79%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (15.79%) Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Java Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Wintel Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) LDAP
3 1 (5.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Clustering
1 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (21.05%) Replication
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Windows Server
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.79%) Linux
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL V3
2 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) Capacity Management
2 3 (15.79%) Change Management
2 3 (15.79%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
3 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
3 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (10.53%) Information Security
3 2 (10.53%) Information Security Management
3 2 (10.53%) Security Management
4 1 (5.26%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.26%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) CCIE
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.53%) ISA Server
4 2 (10.53%) XenApp
5 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) SCOM
2 2 (10.53%) AirWatch
2 2 (10.53%) Backup Exec
2 2 (10.53%) Puppet
2 2 (10.53%) SCOrch
3 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco
3 4 (21.05%) IBM
4 3 (15.79%) Citrix
5 2 (10.53%) Dell
5 2 (10.53%) HP
5 2 (10.53%) Veritas
6 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds