Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 13 December 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 120 126
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6 -12
Contract jobs citing DHCP 29 29 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.90% 0.89% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.02% 7.02% 4.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 6
East Midlands median daily rate £265 £410 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.37% +49.09% -21.43%
10th Percentile £114 £258 £218
90th Percentile £407 £500 £434
England median daily rate £320 £350 £345
% change year-on-year -8.57% +1.45% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
East Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 - £8.50
England median hourly rate £17.00 £28.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -39.29% +55.56% -7.69%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 482 413 390
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 15.02% 12.66% 12.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 268 209
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.21% +0.07% -
10th Percentile £150 £131 £163
90th Percentile £500 £504 £487
England median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 30 36
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £14.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +23.24% -21.11%
10th Percentile £9.75 £8.69 £10.25
90th Percentile £40.40 £40.38 £26.25
England median hourly rate £18.70 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -16.89% +7.14% +5.00%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing DHCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in the East Midlands

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DHCP in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in the East Midlands

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DHCP in the East Midlands

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in the East Midlands

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 13 December 2017. 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
Derbyshire -9 13 £390 -7.14%
Leicestershire -5 6 £118 -55.66% 1
Nottinghamshire +12 5 - -
Northamptonshire +6 2 £208 -21.70% 3
Lincolnshire -2 2 £180 -
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 28 (96.55%) DNS
2 24 (82.76%) Active Directory
3 18 (62.07%) Windows
4 16 (55.17%) VMware
5 13 (44.83%) Cisco
6 12 (41.38%) LAN
6 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
7 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
7 11 (37.93%) Citrix
7 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (34.48%) Windows Server
8 10 (34.48%) TCP/IP
9 8 (27.59%) WAN
9 8 (27.59%) SAN
9 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
9 8 (27.59%) SCCM
9 8 (27.59%) Office 365
10 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
10 7 (24.14%) Server Building
10 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (24.14%) XenApp
10 7 (24.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (24.14%) TOGAF
10 7 (24.14%) VLAN
10 7 (24.14%) Firewall
10 7 (24.14%) Manufacturing
10 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (24.14%) Siemens

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Office 365
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.45%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 28 (96.55%) DNS
2 12 (41.38%) LAN
3 10 (34.48%) TCP/IP
4 8 (27.59%) SAN
4 8 (27.59%) WAN
5 7 (24.14%) Firewall
5 7 (24.14%) VLAN
6 4 (13.79%) NAS
7 3 (10.34%) VPN
7 3 (10.34%) Wireless
8 2 (6.90%) MPLS
8 2 (6.90%) VoIP
9 1 (3.45%) BGP
9 1 (3.45%) EIGRP
9 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
9 1 (3.45%) OSPF
9 1 (3.45%) RIP
9 1 (3.45%) SNMP
9 1 (3.45%) VRRP
9 1 (3.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (24.14%) RDBMS
2 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (24.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (17.24%) Technical Leader
2 4 (13.79%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Technician
2 4 (13.79%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 3 (10.34%) Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Desktop Support
3 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) IT Technician
4 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (3.45%) Active Directory Technician
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix Technician
5 1 (3.45%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.45%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) NHS
3 3 (10.34%) Fat Client
3 3 (10.34%) Thin Client
4 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.90%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (3.45%) EPoS
5 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (34.48%) Windows Server
4 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.45%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (3.45%) Linux
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Continuous Improvement
1 7 (24.14%) Server Building
1 7 (24.14%) TOGAF
2 6 (20.69%) PLM
3 5 (17.24%) ITIL
3 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.34%) Change Control
4 3 (10.34%) CRM
4 3 (10.34%) Project Management
5 2 (6.90%) Data Management
5 2 (6.90%) Migration
6 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.45%) Network Design
6 1 (3.45%) Network Management
6 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.45%) Service Design
6 1 (3.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (20.69%) MCSA
4 5 (17.24%) Degree
4 5 (17.24%) MCSE
4 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
5 4 (13.79%) CCNA
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (10.34%) CCNP
6 3 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.45%) CNE
7 1 (3.45%) MCITP
7 1 (3.45%) Novell Certification
System Software
1 24 (82.76%) Active Directory
2 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (24.14%) XenApp
3 3 (10.34%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) SCCM
2 3 (10.34%) WSUS
3 1 (3.45%) AirWatch
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (3.45%) vCenter Server
3 1 (3.45%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) VMware
2 13 (44.83%) Cisco
3 11 (37.93%) Citrix
3 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
4 7 (24.14%) Oracle
4 7 (24.14%) Siemens
5 4 (13.79%) Sophos
6 3 (10.34%) Apple
6 3 (10.34%) Dell
6 3 (10.34%) HP
7 2 (6.90%) Intel
7 2 (6.90%) NetApp
7 2 (6.90%) Veeam
8 1 (3.45%) 3PAR
8 1 (3.45%) Aruba
8 1 (3.45%) Fujitsu
8 1 (3.45%) Google
8 1 (3.45%) LANDesk
8 1 (3.45%) Riverbed
8 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds