Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 79 73
Rank change year-on-year +8 -6 +13
Contract jobs citing DHCP 20 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.66% 1.09% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.97% 5.32% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 4
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £200 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +87.50% -58.97% +59.18%
10th Percentile £300 £184 £350
90th Percentile £475 £306 £650
East of England median daily rate £425 £225 £325
% change year-on-year +88.89% -30.77% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £18.50 - -
East of England median hourly rate £15.75 £21.28 £40.00
% change year-on-year -25.97% -46.81% +85.83%

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 223 282 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 18.54% 20.43% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 127 43
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £250 £188 £216
90th Percentile £488 £490 £570
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 55 28
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £39.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +1.59% +21.15%
10th Percentile £13.00 £14.45 £27.63
90th Percentile £51.25 £50.65 £77.50
East of England median hourly rate £16.25 £25.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year -35.00% -32.89% +24.17%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -9 13 £425 +112.50% 5
Peterborough +12 4 £375 +94.81% 1
DHCP
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 20 (100.00%) DNS
2 19 (95.00%) Active Directory
3 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (80.00%) Windows
5 14 (70.00%) VMware
6 13 (65.00%) MS Exchange
7 11 (55.00%) PowerShell
8 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (40.00%) vSphere
9 8 (40.00%) Linux
9 8 (40.00%) NetApp
10 7 (35.00%) Citrix
10 7 (35.00%) ITIL
10 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (35.00%) XenApp
10 7 (35.00%) Data ONTAP
10 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (30.00%) WSUS
11 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
12 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
13 4 (20.00%) Office 365
13 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
13 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (20.00%) MCSE
13 4 (20.00%) MCSA

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 13 (65.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (10.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (20.00%) Office 365
3 3 (15.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (5.00%) IaaS
4 1 (5.00%) PaaS
4 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (15.00%) Firewall
2 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.00%) Kerberos
3 2 (10.00%) VLAN
4 1 (5.00%) VoIP
4 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Administrator
1 6 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Azure Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) VMWare Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Active Directory Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Identity Management Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Identity Management Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) LDAP
1 2 (10.00%) OAuth
1 2 (10.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Clustering
1 2 (10.00%) PKI
2 1 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Linux
3 7 (35.00%) Data ONTAP
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (10.00%) Change Management
3 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (10.00%) Identity Management
3 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Coaching
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (5.00%) Line Management
4 1 (5.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (5.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) MCSA
1 4 (20.00%) MCSE
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 19 (95.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (40.00%) vSphere
3 7 (35.00%) XenApp
4 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (10.00%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
7 1 (5.00%) NFS
7 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) WSUS
2 2 (10.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (70.00%) VMware
3 8 (40.00%) NetApp
4 7 (35.00%) Citrix
5 2 (10.00%) Dell
5 2 (10.00%) HP
5 2 (10.00%) IBM
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco
6 1 (5.00%) Google