Period
to 28 July 2017

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 28 July 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)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 61 43
Rank change year-on-year +18 -18 +16
Contract jobs citing DHCP 19 8 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.03% 1.06% 3.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.97% 6.67% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 22
Cambridge median daily rate £200 £625 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -68.00% +92.31% -7.14%
10th Percentile £184 £600 £263
90th Percentile £350 £650 £394
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £200 £625 £325
% change year-on-year -68.00% +92.31% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Cambridge median hourly rate £19.00 £47.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.00% +10.47% +91.11%
10th Percentile £18.50 £46.25 £41.50
90th Percentile £19.50 £48.75 £44.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.00 £47.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year -60.00% +69.64% +143.48%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 136 120 162
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 21.66% 15.87% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 61 86
Cambridge median daily rate £315 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.64% +26.92% +4.84%
10th Percentile £154 £313 £201
90th Percentile £404 £550 £442
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £338 £413 £325
% change year-on-year -18.18% +26.92% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 26 32
Cambridge median hourly rate £37.50 £41.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.54% +100.00% -18.00%
10th Percentile £10.00 £34.25 £20.25
90th Percentile £43.00 £58.13 £49.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £33.50 £41.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -18.29% +57.69% +4.00%

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 28 July 2017.

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 28 July 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 19 (100.00%) DNS
2 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
3 14 (73.68%) Windows Server
4 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
5 10 (52.63%) Office 365
6 8 (42.11%) VPN
7 7 (36.84%) Virtual Environments
7 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (31.58%) ITIL
9 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
10 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (21.05%) Mobile Device Management
10 4 (21.05%) Project Management
10 4 (21.05%) Firewall
10 4 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (21.05%) VMware
11 3 (15.79%) Apple
11 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (15.79%) SLA
11 3 (15.79%) Cisco
11 3 (15.79%) Linux
11 3 (15.79%) LDAP
11 3 (15.79%) SCOrch
11 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
11 3 (15.79%) Skype for Business
11 3 (15.79%) Degree
11 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 2 (10.53%) Master's Degree

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 (15.79%) Skype for Business
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (52.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) DNS
2 8 (42.11%) VPN
3 4 (21.05%) Firewall
3 4 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (15.79%) LDAP
5 2 (10.53%) SAN
5 2 (10.53%) WAN
6 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
6 1 (5.26%) IPv4
6 1 (5.26%) LAN
6 1 (5.26%) Network Security
6 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
6 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Banking
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) IT Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Project Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Project Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Windows Server
3 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.79%) Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
6 1 (5.26%) CentOS
6 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
6 1 (5.26%) Solaris
6 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
6 1 (5.26%) Unix
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Virtual Environments
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.26%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) CCNP
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Master's Degree
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) Firmware
3 1 (5.26%) Terminal Server
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (15.79%) SCOrch
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (5.26%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Apple
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) Dell
4 2 (10.53%) Riverbed
5 1 (5.26%) Aruba
5 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.26%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (5.26%) Juniper
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle