Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 August 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 63 79
Rank change year-on-year +3 +16 -5
Contract jobs citing DHCP 22 26 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.98% 2.17% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.83% 10.83% 5.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 3
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £355 £200 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +77.50% -68.00% +92.31%
10th Percentile £302 £161 £400
90th Percentile £441 £345 £650
East of England median daily rate £390 £250 £323
% change year-on-year +56.00% -22.48% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.32% -60.00% +69.64%
10th Percentile £16.93 £18.50 £46.25
90th Percentile £20.18 £22.90 £48.75
East of England median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -15.56% -43.75% +110.53%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 186 240 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 16.74% 20.00% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 123 75
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +23.08%
10th Percentile £250 £190 £282
90th Percentile £506 £496 £538
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 45 30
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £33.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.76% -16.25% +70.21%
10th Percentile £9.73 £13.51 £32.50
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.00 £60.63
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £18.98 £37.50
% change year-on-year -10.43% -49.39% +27.29%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in Cambridgeshire

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in Cambridgeshire

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DHCP in Cambridgeshire

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in Cambridgeshire

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 16 August 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
Cambridge -6 14 £325 +62.50% 5
Peterborough -7 5 £375 +94.81%
DHCP
East of England

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

1 22 (100.00%) DNS
2 21 (95.45%) Active Directory
3 19 (86.36%) Microsoft
4 17 (77.27%) Windows
5 15 (68.18%) VMware
6 14 (63.64%) MS Exchange
7 11 (50.00%) PowerShell
8 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (40.91%) ITIL
10 8 (36.36%) WSUS
10 8 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (31.82%) XenApp
11 7 (31.82%) Linux
11 7 (31.82%) Citrix
11 7 (31.82%) NetApp
12 6 (27.27%) vSphere
12 6 (27.27%) Data ONTAP
12 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
13 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
13 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (22.73%) Oracle
13 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
13 5 (22.73%) Firewall
14 4 (18.18%) VLAN
14 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 14 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 8 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (13.64%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) Office 365
3 1 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (4.55%) IaaS
3 1 (4.55%) PaaS
3 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (100.00%) DNS
2 5 (22.73%) Firewall
3 4 (18.18%) VLAN
4 3 (13.64%) Kerberos
4 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
4 3 (13.64%) VPN
5 2 (9.09%) NetScaler
6 1 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Administrator
2 7 (31.82%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (22.73%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (13.64%) Azure Administrator
5 3 (13.64%) VMWare Administrator
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Identity Management Administrator
6 2 (9.09%) Identity Management Specialist
6 2 (9.09%) Server Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) LDAP
1 3 (13.64%) OAuth
1 3 (13.64%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Clustering
1 3 (13.64%) PKI
2 1 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (27.27%) Data ONTAP
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.09%) Windows NT
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
3 3 (13.64%) Identity Management
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL V3
4 2 (9.09%) Change Management
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (9.09%) Disk Encryption
4 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) Coaching
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.55%) Line Management
5 1 (4.55%) Matrix Management
5 1 (4.55%) Service Management
5 1 (4.55%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) MCSA
1 4 (18.18%) MCSE
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 21 (95.45%) Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) XenApp
3 6 (27.27%) vSphere
4 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
4 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (13.64%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
5 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (9.09%) BitLocker
6 2 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (9.09%) VirtualBox
6 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
6 2 (9.09%) XenServer
7 1 (4.55%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) WSUS
2 3 (13.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
3 2 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Microsoft
2 15 (68.18%) VMware
3 7 (31.82%) Citrix
3 7 (31.82%) NetApp
4 5 (22.73%) Oracle
5 3 (13.64%) Dell
5 3 (13.64%) HP
5 3 (13.64%) IBM
6 2 (9.09%) Acronis
6 2 (9.09%) ESET
6 2 (9.09%) Kaspersky
6 2 (9.09%) McAfee
6 2 (9.09%) Sophos
6 2 (9.09%) Symantec
6 2 (9.09%) Veeam
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco
7 1 (4.55%) Google