Period
to 16 January 2018

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 6 months to 16 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 68 122
Rank change year-on-year -58 +54 -21
Contract jobs citing DHCP 12 32 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.52% 1.92% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.69% 10.32% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 28 4
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +30.77% +32.65%
South East median daily rate £350 £360 £325
% change year-on-year -2.78% +10.77% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £41.50 £47.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -12.63% +137.50% -

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 325 310 447
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 14.09% 18.60% 18.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 197 160
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +21.21%
10th Percentile £162 £263 £250
90th Percentile £550 £550 £549
South East median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 18
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +5.43% +34.38%
10th Percentile £13.08 £12.85 £12.87
90th Percentile £56.63 £40.60 £25.63
South East median hourly rate £17.49 £23.09 £32.50
% change year-on-year -24.25% -28.95% +62.50%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing DHCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

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 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -35 10 £400 -5.88% 1
DHCP
South East

For the 6 months to 16 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 11 (91.67%) DNS
2 8 (66.67%) LAN
2 8 (66.67%) WAN
2 8 (66.67%) Ansible
3 7 (58.33%) F5
3 7 (58.33%) Load Balancing
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco
4 6 (50.00%) Python
5 5 (41.67%) CCNP
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
5 5 (41.67%) VLAN
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (33.33%) Juniper
7 3 (25.00%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 3 (25.00%) Windows
7 3 (25.00%) Finance
7 3 (25.00%) CCIE
7 3 (25.00%) Wireless
7 3 (25.00%) Spanish Language
8 2 (16.67%) CCDE
8 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
8 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
8 2 (16.67%) Network Design
8 2 (16.67%) Puppet
8 2 (16.67%) OpenStack
8 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

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 2 (16.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) DNS
2 8 (66.67%) LAN
2 8 (66.67%) WAN
3 5 (41.67%) VLAN
4 3 (25.00%) Wireless
5 2 (16.67%) BGP
5 2 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (16.67%) Firewall
5 2 (16.67%) OSPF
5 2 (16.67%) Software-Defined Networking
General
1 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Data Network Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Data Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Support
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Server Migration Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps
2 2 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CCNP
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCIE
2 3 (25.00%) CCIE Routing and Switching
3 2 (16.67%) CCDA
3 2 (16.67%) CCDE
3 2 (16.67%) CCDP
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (16.67%) Puppet
3 1 (8.33%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
1 7 (58.33%) F5
2 4 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (16.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 2 (16.67%) CA
3 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) VMware