Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 88 84
Rank change year-on-year -9 -4 +15
Contract jobs citing DHCP 17 22 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.92% 1.27% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.97% 7.03% 7.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 14
Bristol median daily rate £285 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.31% - +22.64%
10th Percentile £241 £263 £288
90th Percentile £364 £623 £453
South West median daily rate £275 £338 £325
% change year-on-year -18.52% +3.85% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Bristol median hourly rate £18.25 - £43.00
10th Percentile £15.38 - £38.63
90th Percentile £20.90 - £46.13
South West median hourly rate £20.00 £47.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year -57.89% +17.28% +102.50%

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 244 313 294
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 13.23% 18.11% 16.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 212 214
Bristol median daily rate £368 £370 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.68% +2.78% -1.37%
10th Percentile £213 £231 £227
90th Percentile £475 £538 £534
South West median daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year +1.35% +2.07% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 15
Bristol median hourly rate £43.50 £30.25 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.80% +31.52% -3.16%
10th Percentile £16.35 £11.24 £9.00
90th Percentile £159.75 £34.98 £44.65
South West median hourly rate £41.77 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year +4.41% +15.11% +70.41%

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 July 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 21 July 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 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
3 9 (52.94%) Windows
4 8 (47.06%) Firewall
4 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
5 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
6 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
7 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (29.41%) Office 365
8 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
8 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
8 4 (23.53%) VLAN
8 4 (23.53%) SCCM
8 4 (23.53%) ITIL
8 4 (23.53%) Ethernet
8 4 (23.53%) VPN
8 4 (23.53%) Wireless
9 3 (17.65%) Replication
9 3 (17.65%) VMware
9 3 (17.65%) CCNA
9 3 (17.65%) OSPF
9 3 (17.65%) Citrix
9 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (17.65%) Cisco
9 3 (17.65%) IBM
9 3 (17.65%) HP
9 3 (17.65%) SAN

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%) SharePoint
2 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) Skype for Business
3 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Office 365
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) DNS
2 8 (47.06%) Firewall
3 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
4 4 (23.53%) Ethernet
4 4 (23.53%) VLAN
4 4 (23.53%) VPN
4 4 (23.53%) Wireless
5 3 (17.65%) LAN
5 3 (17.65%) NAS
5 3 (17.65%) OSPF
5 3 (17.65%) SAN
5 3 (17.65%) Skype
6 2 (11.76%) BGP
6 2 (11.76%) NetScaler
6 2 (11.76%) SNMP
6 2 (11.76%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (11.76%) WAN
6 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (5.88%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Support Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) IT Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) IT Support
4 3 (17.65%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Citrix Support
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Exchange Support
6 1 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Clustering
1 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (17.65%) iPad
1 3 (17.65%) Replication
2 2 (11.76%) iPhone
2 2 (11.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
6 3 (17.65%) Windows 10
7 2 (11.76%) Linux
8 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
8 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
2 3 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.88%) Identity Management
4 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) Network Management
4 1 (5.88%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) CCNA
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) CCNP
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.76%) XenApp
4 1 (5.88%) Firmware
4 1 (5.88%) ISA Server
4 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) SCCM
2 3 (17.65%) SCOM
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (5.88%) AirWatch
4 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco
2 3 (17.65%) Citrix
2 3 (17.65%) HP
2 3 (17.65%) IBM
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Veeam
4 1 (5.88%) Apple
4 1 (5.88%) Aruba
4 1 (5.88%) Dell
4 1 (5.88%) F5
4 1 (5.88%) Infoblox
4 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.88%) Veritas