Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 92 73
Rank change year-on-year -16 -19 +23
Contract jobs citing DHCP 15 23 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.75% 1.28% 1.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.64% 7.37% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 23
Bristol median daily rate £300 £275 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -14.06% -26.01%
10th Percentile £216 £210 £216
90th Percentile £361 £448 £395
South West median daily rate £269 £275 £328
% change year-on-year -2.18% -16.03% -18.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Bristol median hourly rate £20.00 - £42.50
10th Percentile £18.70 - £39.00
90th Percentile £21.30 - £46.00
South West median hourly rate £34.00 £47.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year -28.42% +15.85% +105.00%

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 266 312 273
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 13.29% 17.39% 15.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 199 202
Bristol median daily rate £375 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% +1.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £188 £210 £200
90th Percentile £475 £538 £537
South West median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 9 20
Bristol median hourly rate £43.00 £28.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.57% +14.29% -9.26%
10th Percentile £17.50 £11.33 £9.63
90th Percentile £145.88 £38.95 £45.38
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +7.59% +12.86% +7.69%

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 14 (93.33%) DNS
2 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
3 9 (60.00%) Windows
4 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
5 6 (40.00%) Office 365
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 5 (33.33%) VMware
7 4 (26.67%) Firewall
7 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
8 3 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (20.00%) VLAN
8 3 (20.00%) SCCM
8 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (20.00%) Wireless
8 3 (20.00%) CCNA
8 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
8 3 (20.00%) Citrix
8 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (13.33%) OSPF
9 2 (13.33%) SAN
9 2 (13.33%) Linux
9 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office

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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (13.33%) Skype for Business
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Office 365
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) DNS
2 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (20.00%) VLAN
3 3 (20.00%) Wireless
4 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
4 2 (13.33%) NAS
4 2 (13.33%) NetScaler
4 2 (13.33%) OSPF
4 2 (13.33%) SAN
4 2 (13.33%) Skype
5 1 (6.67%) BGP
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (6.67%) IPv6
5 1 (6.67%) LAN
5 1 (6.67%) SNMP
5 1 (6.67%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (6.67%) VPN
5 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (6.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix Support
4 2 (13.33%) Exchange Support
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (13.33%) IT Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Server Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Server Support
4 2 (13.33%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
1 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (13.33%) Public Cloud
1 2 (13.33%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) iPad
2 1 (6.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (13.33%) Linux
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
6 1 (6.67%) Unix
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (13.33%) Antivirus Management
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Identity Management
4 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
4 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) CCNA
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (13.33%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (13.33%) XenApp
4 1 (6.67%) BitLocker
4 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
2 1 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) IBM
5 1 (6.67%) Apple
5 1 (6.67%) F5
5 1 (6.67%) Infoblox
5 1 (6.67%) Veeam