Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 65 87
Rank change year-on-year -16 +22 -9
Contract jobs citing DHCP 11 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.86% 1.23% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.80% 9.35% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £188 £293 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.90% -23.03% +16.92%
East of England median daily rate £300 £338 £375
% change year-on-year -11.11% -10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £13.12 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.06% - -
East of England median hourly rate £20.04 £16.75 £21.69
% change year-on-year +19.64% -22.78% +23.94%

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 229 139 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 17.88% 13.16% 12.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 39 71
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £144 £133 £185
90th Percentile £490 £505 £475
East of England median daily rate £363 £365 £375
% change year-on-year -0.68% -2.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 36 36
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £41.50 £33.00 £40.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.76% -19.02% +35.83%
10th Percentile £16.13 £12.19 £20.38
90th Percentile £50.95 £45.00 £58.13
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +6.06% -5.71% +45.08%

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 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 20 February 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 -12 10 £188 -35.90% 9
Huntingdon - 1 - - 1
DHCP
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) DNS
3 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 5 (45.45%) Office 365
5 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) VPN
5 4 (36.36%) Firewall
6 3 (27.27%) Wireless
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco
6 3 (27.27%) CCNA
6 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
7 2 (18.18%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (18.18%) FortiGate
7 2 (18.18%) MCITP
7 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
7 2 (18.18%) Degree
7 2 (18.18%) ProCurve
7 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (18.18%) XenApp
7 2 (18.18%) SNMP
7 2 (18.18%) Java
7 2 (18.18%) ITIL
7 2 (18.18%) MCSE

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 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) VPN
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Wireless
3 3 (27.27%) Wireless
4 2 (18.18%) SNMP
5 1 (9.09%) Skype
5 1 (9.09%) VLAN
5 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Support Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Support
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
2 1 (9.09%) CRM
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Java
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CCNA
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) MCITP
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) A+ Certification
3 1 (9.09%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (18.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) FortiGate
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) ProCurve
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Apple
4 1 (9.09%) Google