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 3 months to 24 June 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)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 48 58
Rank change year-on-year +7 +10  
Contract jobs citing DHCP 14 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.42% 1.35% 2.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.86% 10.39% 15.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 12
Median daily rate £200 £625 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -68.00% +99.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £625 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £625 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £310 £300
% change year-on-year +1.61% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 £47.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.25 £28.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -34.82% +36.58%  

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 118 77 109
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.42% 13.03% 13.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 45 56
Median daily rate £290 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.50% +45.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £333 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £625 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 9 28
Median hourly rate £21.44 £45.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.35% +95.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.84 £37.00 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +30.00%  

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing DHCP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +10 13 £200 -68.00% 3
Peterborough - 1 £193 -
DHCP
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 25 (100.00%) DNS
2 19 (76.00%) Windows
3 18 (72.00%) Active Directory
4 14 (56.00%) Windows Server
5 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (36.00%) VPN
6 9 (36.00%) Office 365
7 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Office
7 8 (32.00%) Firewall
8 7 (28.00%) Cisco
8 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (24.00%) Virtual Environments
10 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
10 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (20.00%) ITIL
10 5 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (20.00%) VMware
11 4 (16.00%) LAN
11 4 (16.00%) WAN
11 4 (16.00%) CCNA
11 4 (16.00%) Mobile Device Management
12 3 (12.00%) SCOrch
12 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 3 (12.00%) Skype for Business
12 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
12 3 (12.00%) Degree
12 3 (12.00%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (12.00%) SLA
12 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification

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 3 (12.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (36.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) DNS
2 9 (36.00%) VPN
3 8 (32.00%) Firewall
4 5 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (16.00%) LAN
5 4 (16.00%) WAN
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (12.00%) LDAP
6 3 (12.00%) SAN
6 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (8.00%) IP Telephony
7 2 (8.00%) PuTTY
7 2 (8.00%) Wireless
7 2 (8.00%) WLAN
8 1 (4.00%) IPv4
8 1 (4.00%) Network Security
8 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
8 1 (4.00%) VoIP
8 1 (4.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.00%) Banking
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) IT Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (12.00%) Project Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Project Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) WAN Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) WLAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (12.00%) Linux
7 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
7 1 (4.00%) CentOS
7 1 (4.00%) Mac OS
7 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
7 1 (4.00%) Solaris
7 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
7 1 (4.00%) Unix
7 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Virtual Environments
2 5 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (16.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (12.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) Change Control
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.00%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.00%) CCNA
3 3 (12.00%) Degree
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.00%) CCNP
4 2 (8.00%) Master's Degree
5 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (72.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) Firmware
4 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (12.00%) SCOrch
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) SCOM
2 1 (4.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) Cisco
3 5 (20.00%) VMware
4 3 (12.00%) Apple
5 2 (8.00%) Dell
5 2 (8.00%) Peregrine
5 2 (8.00%) Remedy
5 2 (8.00%) Riverbed
6 1 (4.00%) Aruba
6 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.00%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (4.00%) Juniper
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle