Period
to 26 May 2020

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 26 May 2020 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
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 46 76 66
Rank change year-on-year +30 -10 -4
Contract jobs citing DHCP 11 6 16
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.92% 0.57% 1.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.19% 4.41% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 6
Median daily rate £425 £378 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.58% +9.82% +46.28%
10th Percentile £375 £236 £259
90th Percentile £535 £409 £399
East of England median daily rate £450 £381 £320
% change year-on-year +18.03% +19.14% -1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £18.75
East of England median hourly rate - - £20.73

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 64 136 176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 11.19% 13.01% 16.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 75 76
Median daily rate £400 £343 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.79% -8.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £262 £168 £158
90th Percentile £530 £575 £525
East of England median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 25
Median hourly rate £18.25 £47.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.58% +143.59% -40.91%
10th Percentile £15.25 £18.25 £11.04
90th Percentile £36.05 £50.00 £49.00
Median hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -27.50% +14.29% -28.57%

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 26 May 2020.

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 26 May 2020. 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 +28 5 £525 - 3
Peterborough +3 2 £400 +45.45%
DHCP
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, 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 11 (100.00%) DNS
2 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) Office 365
3 9 (81.82%) Windows
4 8 (72.73%) Azure
5 7 (63.64%) Skype for Business
5 7 (63.64%) Skype
5 7 (63.64%) VMware
6 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
6 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
8 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
8 4 (36.36%) SCCM
8 4 (36.36%) SLA
8 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
8 4 (36.36%) Replication
8 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2016
8 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2019
8 4 (36.36%) DevOps
8 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (36.36%) AWS
9 3 (27.27%) ServiceNow
9 3 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (27.27%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (27.27%) CrowdStrike
9 3 (27.27%) Okta
9 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 3 (27.27%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (27.27%) Adobe

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 7 (63.64%) Skype for Business
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (90.91%) Office 365
2 8 (72.73%) Azure
3 4 (36.36%) AWS
4 3 (27.27%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) DNS
2 7 (63.64%) Skype
3 3 (27.27%) VPN
3 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Server Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Server Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Replication
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) PKI
3 1 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2016
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2019
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) DevOps
2 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (18.18%) Server Management
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
2 3 (27.27%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Adobe
2 3 (27.27%) CrowdStrike
2 3 (27.27%) Okta
2 3 (27.27%) ServiceNow
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Brocade