Period
to 18 February 2019

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 February 2019 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 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 48 39
Rank change year-on-year -20 -9 -
Contract jobs citing DHCP 1 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.15% 1.65% 2.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.81% 7.94% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Cambridge median daily rate £450 £188 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +140.00% -35.90% -
10th Percentile £425 £152 £190
90th Percentile £475 £229 £481
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £188 £293
% change year-on-year +86.67% -35.90% -23.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - £13.12 -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £13.12 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -25.06% -

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 124 126 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 18.34% 20.83% 15.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 43 26
Cambridge median daily rate £350 £350 £350
10th Percentile £240 £143 £134
90th Percentile £507 £400 £525
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £343 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -2.14% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 40 24
Cambridge median hourly rate £45.50 £42.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +95.35% -49.11%
10th Percentile £17.20 £34.93 £11.56
90th Percentile £54.50 £52.50 £46.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £45.50 £41.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year +9.64% +25.76% -19.02%

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 18 February 2019, 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) Data ONTAP
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Data ONTAP
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware