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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 21 May 2022 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
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 42 44 47
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3 +27
Contract jobs citing DHCP 38 4 11
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.57% 0.81% 1.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.90% 5.33% 16.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 2 8
10th Percentile £383 - £375
25th Percentile £413 £313 £403
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £325 £425
Median % change year-on-year +30.77% -23.53% +12.58%
75th Percentile £488 £338 £459
90th Percentile - - £540
East of England median daily rate £425 £200 £450
% change year-on-year +112.50% -55.56% +18.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £16.47 £14.11 -
Median % change year-on-year +16.73% - -
East of England median hourly rate £16.47 £14.11 -
% change year-on-year +16.73% - -

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 159 75 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 19.13% 15.21% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 38 41
10th Percentile £302 £234 £260
25th Percentile £313 £308 £325
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £369 £392
Median % change year-on-year +15.25% -5.93% +15.29%
75th Percentile £491 £400 £438
90th Percentile £639 £523 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £363 £415
% change year-on-year +17.24% -12.65% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 16 5
10th Percentile £13.25 - -
25th Percentile £15.25 £13.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +3.33% -28.57% -55.79%
75th Percentile £15.75 £20.00 £48.75
90th Percentile - £47.38 £54.00
East of England median hourly rate £15.50 £18.14 £14.50
% change year-on-year -14.53% +25.07% -19.44%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in Cambridgeshire

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing DHCP in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for DHCP in Cambridgeshire

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing DHCP in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 21 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for DHCP in Cambridgeshire

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing DHCP in Cambridgeshire.

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 21 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Peterborough +1 27 £425 +30.77% 1
Cambridge -2 9 £475 - 6
DHCP
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, 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 37 (97.37%) DNS
2 33 (86.84%) Active Directory
2 33 (86.84%) Windows
3 32 (84.21%) Microsoft
4 31 (81.58%) Incident Management
4 31 (81.58%) Microsoft 365
5 30 (78.95%) Windows Server
6 29 (76.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (73.68%) Azure
7 28 (73.68%) AWS
8 27 (71.05%) Skype for Business
8 27 (71.05%) Skype
8 27 (71.05%) Replication
8 27 (71.05%) Change Management
8 27 (71.05%) Identity Management
8 27 (71.05%) SLA
9 24 (63.16%) SQL
10 23 (60.53%) VMware
10 23 (60.53%) VMware Infrastructure
11 22 (57.89%) Hyper-V
11 22 (57.89%) SCCM
12 21 (55.26%) SQL Server
12 21 (55.26%) vSphere
12 21 (55.26%) Exchange Server 2013
13 20 (52.63%) IaaS
13 20 (52.63%) PKI
13 20 (52.63%) PaaS
13 20 (52.63%) Azure Active Directory
13 20 (52.63%) SCVMM
14 12 (31.58%) Social Skills

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 27 (71.05%) Skype for Business
2 21 (55.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 31 (81.58%) Microsoft 365
2 28 (73.68%) AWS
2 28 (73.68%) Azure
3 20 (52.63%) Azure Active Directory
3 20 (52.63%) IaaS
3 20 (52.63%) PaaS
4 7 (18.42%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (18.42%) Amazon S3
4 7 (18.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 7 (18.42%) AWS Lambda
4 7 (18.42%) Azure Cosmos DB
4 7 (18.42%) OneDrive
4 7 (18.42%) Route 53
4 7 (18.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.63%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (2.63%) GCP
5 1 (2.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 37 (97.37%) DNS
2 27 (71.05%) Skype
3 4 (10.53%) SNMP
4 3 (7.89%) Firewall
4 3 (7.89%) Wireless
5 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.63%) SMTP
6 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (55.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 12 (31.58%) Social Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Back Office
2 2 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (71.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 27 (71.05%) Cloud Engineer
2 20 (52.63%) Applications Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) IT Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) IT Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Field Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) IT Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) LDAP
2 1 (2.63%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 27 (71.05%) Replication
2 20 (52.63%) PKI
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.63%) Raspberry Pi
3 1 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 33 (86.84%) Windows
2 30 (78.95%) Windows Server
3 29 (76.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2016
5 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2019
6 6 (15.79%) Linux
7 4 (10.53%) Windows 10
8 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.63%) CentOS
9 1 (2.63%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (81.58%) Incident Management
2 27 (71.05%) Change Management
2 27 (71.05%) Identity Management
3 11 (28.95%) ITIL
3 11 (28.95%) Service Delivery
4 10 (26.32%) Mentoring
5 5 (13.16%) Task Automation
6 3 (7.89%) ITSM
6 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (5.26%) Security Patching
7 2 (5.26%) Service Management
7 2 (5.26%) Technology Roadmap
8 1 (2.63%) Break/Fix
8 1 (2.63%) Collaborative Working
8 1 (2.63%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure as Code
8 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Automation
8 1 (2.63%) Proactive Monitoring
8 1 (2.63%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (63.16%) SQL
2 9 (23.68%) PowerShell
3 5 (13.16%) Bash
3 5 (13.16%) Python
4 4 (10.53%) C-shell
5 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
2 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.63%) CCNA
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (71.05%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (86.84%) Active Directory
2 23 (60.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (57.89%) Hyper-V
4 21 (55.26%) vSphere
5 7 (18.42%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (7.89%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (2.63%) Firmware
8 1 (2.63%) RHEV
8 1 (2.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 22 (57.89%) SCCM
2 20 (52.63%) SCVMM
3 7 (18.42%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (13.16%) Ansible
4 5 (13.16%) Puppet
5 4 (10.53%) HAProxy
5 4 (10.53%) Nagios
5 4 (10.53%) vCenter Server
6 2 (5.26%) WSUS
7 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (2.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 23 (60.53%) VMware
3 7 (18.42%) CloudEndure
4 5 (13.16%) Cisco
5 4 (10.53%) Dell
5 4 (10.53%) Fujitsu
5 4 (10.53%) HP
6 1 (2.63%) Citrix
6 1 (2.63%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.63%) Meraki
6 1 (2.63%) SAP
6 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.63%) Sun