The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for DHCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 23 April 2017 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 East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 76 89
Rank change year-on-year -2 +13  
Contract jobs citing DHCP 6 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.56% 0.47% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.19% 2.60% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Median daily rate £500 £255 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +96.07% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £330 £300
% change year-on-year -1.51% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £21.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year +11.62% +17.80%  

DHCP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 188 192 233
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 17.50% 17.93% 17.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 89 89
Median daily rate £400 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +4.82% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £11.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.73% -55.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £18.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -31.57% +16.66%  

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing DHCP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in Buckinghamshire

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DHCP in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in Buckinghamshire

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in Buckinghamshire

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +4 5 £500 +25.00% 1
High Wycombe +5 1 - - 1
DHCP
South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 28 (96.55%) Windows
2 26 (89.66%) Cisco
3 25 (86.21%) LAN
4 22 (75.86%) WAN
4 22 (75.86%) Security Cleared
4 22 (75.86%) SC Cleared
5 18 (62.07%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (55.17%) VLAN
7 15 (51.72%) Windows 10
7 15 (51.72%) Cisco Prime
8 14 (48.28%) DNS
9 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
10 12 (41.38%) VMware
10 12 (41.38%) CCIE
10 12 (41.38%) Office 365
10 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (41.38%) Windows Server
11 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (31.03%) PowerShell
14 8 (27.59%) Firewall
14 8 (27.59%) Forcepoint
14 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
15 7 (24.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (24.14%) IIS
15 7 (24.14%) ITIL
15 7 (24.14%) MCSA
16 6 (20.69%) CCNP

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (24.14%) IIS
2 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.34%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 12 (41.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (86.21%) LAN
2 22 (75.86%) WAN
3 16 (55.17%) VLAN
4 14 (48.28%) DNS
5 8 (27.59%) Firewall
6 3 (10.34%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (10.34%) Skype
6 3 (10.34%) SMTP
7 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.45%) BIG-IP
8 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.45%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
8 1 (3.45%) HTTP
8 1 (3.45%) IPsec
8 1 (3.45%) Network Security
8 1 (3.45%) SSL
8 1 (3.45%) VPN
8 1 (3.45%) Wireless
8 1 (3.45%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Architect
1 9 (31.03%) Network Architect
2 6 (20.69%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Consultant
3 5 (17.24%) Wintel Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Active Directory Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Active Directory Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Principal Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco Network Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Network Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) PKI
2 1 (3.45%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 28 (96.55%) Windows
2 15 (51.72%) Windows 10
3 12 (41.38%) Windows Server
3 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.34%) Android
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.45%) Windows NT
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) ITIL
2 6 (20.69%) Change Management
2 6 (20.69%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (10.34%) Data Centre Operations
3 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
3 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 3 (10.34%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (10.34%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (10.34%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 1 (3.45%) DNA
4 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.45%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (75.86%) SC Cleared
1 22 (75.86%) Security Cleared
2 18 (62.07%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (41.38%) CCIE
4 7 (24.14%) MCSA
4 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (24.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (20.69%) CCNA
5 6 (20.69%) CCNP
6 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared
7 1 (3.45%) CCA
7 1 (3.45%) CCAA
7 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (3.45%) DBS Check
7 1 (3.45%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
2 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
4 6 (20.69%) Forefront TMG
4 6 (20.69%) ISA Server
4 6 (20.69%) UAG
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.45%) XenApp
5 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (51.72%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (10.34%) AirWatch
2 3 (10.34%) NetBackup
2 3 (10.34%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (10.34%) WSUS
3 1 (3.45%) AppDNA
3 1 (3.45%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.45%) SCCM
3 1 (3.45%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 26 (89.66%) Cisco
2 12 (41.38%) VMware
3 8 (27.59%) Forcepoint
4 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.34%) HP
5 3 (10.34%) MobileIron
5 3 (10.34%) Remedy
5 3 (10.34%) Symantec
6 2 (6.90%) Computacenter
6 2 (6.90%) F5
6 2 (6.90%) Juniper
7 1 (3.45%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.45%) Citrix
7 1 (3.45%) Clearswift
7 1 (3.45%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.45%) Intel Security