Period
to 18 September 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 18 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)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 46 54
Rank change year-on-year -4 +8 +12
Contract jobs citing DHCP 14 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.89% 2.65% 1.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.53% 11.41% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 4
Cambridge median daily rate £325 £200 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.50% -58.97% +54.76%
10th Percentile £306 £171 £350
90th Percentile £460 £240 £650
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £355 £200 £488
% change year-on-year +77.50% -58.97% +54.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Cambridge median hourly rate - £19.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -60.00% -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year -1.32% -60.00% +265.38%

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 133 149 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 17.92% 23.24% 14.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 75 39
Cambridge median daily rate £400 £338 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.52% -18.18% +30.95%
10th Percentile £300 £186 £323
90th Percentile £493 £403 £555
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £388 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +10.71% -12.50% +26.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 39 25
Cambridge median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +88.24%
10th Percentile £13.00 £18.50 £32.50
90th Percentile £52.25 £51.25 £77.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £27.00 £37.50 £39.75
% change year-on-year -28.00% -5.66% +22.31%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in Cambridge over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 18 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (100.00%) DNS
2 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
3 10 (71.43%) Windows
3 10 (71.43%) PowerShell
4 9 (64.29%) ITIL
4 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
5 8 (57.14%) VMware
5 8 (57.14%) WSUS
6 5 (35.71%) NetApp
6 5 (35.71%) Linux
6 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (35.71%) vSphere
6 5 (35.71%) Data ONTAP
6 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (28.57%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (28.57%) XenApp
7 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 4 (28.57%) Citrix
8 3 (21.43%) Clustering
8 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (21.43%) IBM
8 3 (21.43%) SAML
8 3 (21.43%) IIS
8 3 (21.43%) Kerberos
8 3 (21.43%) Oracle
8 3 (21.43%) LDAP
8 3 (21.43%) HP

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 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (21.43%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (28.57%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (7.14%) IaaS
4 1 (7.14%) Office 365
4 1 (7.14%) PaaS
4 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (21.43%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Administrator
2 6 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Administrator
4 3 (21.43%) Azure Administrator
4 3 (21.43%) VMWare Administrator
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 2 (14.29%) Identity Management Administrator
5 2 (14.29%) Identity Management Specialist
6 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Systems Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) LDAP
1 3 (21.43%) OAuth
1 3 (21.43%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Clustering
1 3 (21.43%) PKI
2 1 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Data ONTAP
2 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Business Continuity
2 3 (21.43%) Identity Management
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Coaching
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (14.29%) MCSA
2 2 (14.29%) MCSE
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) vSphere
3 4 (28.57%) XenApp
4 3 (21.43%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
4 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (7.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) WSUS
2 3 (21.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) NetApp
4 4 (28.57%) Citrix
5 3 (21.43%) Dell
5 3 (21.43%) HP
5 3 (21.43%) IBM
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle