Period
to 20 April 2018

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 20 April 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 104 100
Rank change year-on-year -18 -4 +16
Contract jobs citing DHCP 25 48 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.84% 1.54% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.27% 12.06% 9.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 38 20
East Midlands median daily rate £155 £300 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.33% -13.67% +35.61%
10th Percentile £93 £234 £222
90th Percentile £300 £428 £441
England median daily rate £325 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -7.14% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £14.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £27.19 £21.38
% change year-on-year -35.64% +27.20% +9.62%

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 399 398 397
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.38% 12.74% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 241 232
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -3.85% -
10th Percentile £130 £136 £175
90th Percentile £524 £475 £488
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 28 25
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £19.44 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.97% +29.58% -9.09%
10th Percentile £10.86 £10.26 £11.10
90th Percentile £47.50 £52.50 £38.25
England median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -6.98% -14.00% +16.28%

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 20 April 2018.

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 20 April 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
Leicestershire +6 13 £118 -53.47% 2
Northamptonshire +2 4 £190 -33.91% 5
Nottinghamshire -9 4 £250 +13.64% 6
Derbyshire -15 2 £400 -2.20% 3
Lincolnshire +2 1 £180 -
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 25 (100.00%) DNS
2 22 (88.00%) Windows
3 18 (72.00%) TCP/IP
3 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (64.00%) Cisco
4 16 (64.00%) Windows Server
5 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 15 (60.00%) LAN
6 12 (48.00%) VMware
6 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (40.00%) Citrix
7 10 (40.00%) Office 365
8 8 (32.00%) Wireless
9 7 (28.00%) XenApp
9 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
9 7 (28.00%) SCCM
9 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
10 6 (24.00%) Apple
10 6 (24.00%) WAN
10 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
10 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
10 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (24.00%) Remote Desktop
11 5 (20.00%) CRM
11 5 (20.00%) Sophos
11 5 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
11 5 (20.00%) Firewall
11 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (20.00%) PowerShell

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 4 (16.00%) IIS
2 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (40.00%) Office 365
2 2 (8.00%) G Suite
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) DNS
2 18 (72.00%) TCP/IP
3 15 (60.00%) LAN
4 8 (32.00%) Wireless
5 6 (24.00%) Remote Desktop
5 6 (24.00%) WAN
6 5 (20.00%) Firewall
6 5 (20.00%) VLAN
7 3 (12.00%) SAN
7 3 (12.00%) WLAN
8 2 (8.00%) NAS
8 2 (8.00%) PBX
8 2 (8.00%) VoIP
8 2 (8.00%) VPN
9 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
9 1 (4.00%) Kerberos
9 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (16.00%) Back Office
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 5 (20.00%) Desktop Support
4 4 (16.00%) EPoS Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) EPoS Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Build Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Hardware Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Hardware Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) IT Technician
5 3 (12.00%) Technical Support
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Technician
6 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) ADSI
1 1 (4.00%) LDAP
1 1 (4.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) EPoS
1 4 (16.00%) NHS
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) PKI
2 1 (4.00%) Replication
2 1 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Windows
2 16 (64.00%) Windows Server
3 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (8.00%) Linux
6 2 (8.00%) Mac OS
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) CRM
2 4 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (12.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) Change Control
4 2 (8.00%) Migration
4 2 (8.00%) Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) Service Design
5 1 (4.00%) Analytics
5 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.00%) Data Management
5 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.00%) Proactive Management
5 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (16.00%) VBScript
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.00%) CCNA
2 3 (12.00%) CCNP
3 2 (8.00%) MCSA
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) DBS Check
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.00%) MCSE
4 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (28.00%) XenApp
3 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) SCCM
2 5 (20.00%) WSUS
3 1 (4.00%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (4.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (64.00%) Cisco
3 12 (48.00%) VMware
4 10 (40.00%) Citrix
5 6 (24.00%) Apple
6 5 (20.00%) Sophos
7 4 (16.00%) Dell
7 4 (16.00%) HP
8 3 (12.00%) Aerohive Networks
8 3 (12.00%) Veeam
9 1 (4.00%) Fujitsu
9 1 (4.00%) McAfee
9 1 (4.00%) QNAP
9 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
9 1 (4.00%) SonicWALL
9 1 (4.00%) Symantec
9 1 (4.00%) WatchGuard