Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 40 67
Rank change year-on-year -12 +27 -20
Contract jobs citing DHCP 8 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.27% 2.12% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.97% 14.13% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Cambridge median daily rate £188 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -46.43% - -
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £188 £350 £329
% change year-on-year -46.43% +6.46% +1.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate £13.12 - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £13.12 £17.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year -25.06% +34.62% -63.51%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 134 92 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 21.34% 14.98% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 20 48
Cambridge median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% - +13.64%
10th Percentile £213 £231 £185
90th Percentile £400 £526 £475
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £363 £370
% change year-on-year -3.45% -2.03% +19.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 24 25
Cambridge median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.33% -3.85% +41.82%
10th Percentile £24.33 £14.35 £20.25
90th Percentile £51.10 £77.50 £59.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.50 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +15.71% -10.26% +41.82%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in Cambridge

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in Cambridge

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in Cambridge

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 Cambridge region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) DNS
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) Office 365
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (37.50%) CCNA
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
5 2 (25.00%) SNMP
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) SLA
5 2 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) ProCurve
5 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (25.00%) Fortinet
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (25.00%) FortiGate
6 1 (12.50%) SCOrch
6 1 (12.50%) Skype
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
6 1 (12.50%) Core Data

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Wireless
3 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) SNMP
5 1 (12.50%) Skype
5 1 (12.50%) VLAN
5 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Support
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNA
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
3 1 (12.50%) MCITP
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) ProCurve
4 1 (12.50%) Apple