Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 120 123
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3 -6
Contract jobs citing DHCP 26 29 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.88% 0.92% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.24% 7.29% 5.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 5
East Midlands median daily rate £250 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.77% +7.86% -18.60%
10th Percentile £114 £242 £216
90th Percentile £408 £438 £443
England median daily rate £320 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -8.57% - +1.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
East Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 - £8.50
England median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -38.18% +30.95% +6.57%

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 417 398 386
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.10% 12.68% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 265 210
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £335 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.99% -0.74% -3.57%
10th Percentile £143 £131 £160
90th Percentile £488 £480 £476
England median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 29 34
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £14.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +21.11% -27.75%
10th Percentile £9.75 £8.69 £10.50
90th Percentile £43.00 £40.75 £27.25
England median hourly rate £18.70 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -16.89% +2.27% +7.61%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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
Derbyshire -3 11 £405 -1.22% 8
Leicestershire -4 7 £118 -53.00% 2
Nottinghamshire - 5 - - 4
Northamptonshire +8 1 £250 -5.66% 2
Lincolnshire 0 1 £180 - 2
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 26 (100.00%) DNS
2 24 (92.31%) Active Directory
3 18 (69.23%) Windows
4 16 (61.54%) VMware
5 13 (50.00%) Cisco
6 12 (46.15%) Citrix
7 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
7 11 (42.31%) LAN
7 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
9 9 (34.62%) TCP/IP
9 9 (34.62%) XenApp
9 9 (34.62%) Office 365
10 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
11 7 (26.92%) Server Building
11 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
11 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
11 7 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (26.92%) SCCM
11 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
11 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (26.92%) RDBMS
11 7 (26.92%) SAN
11 7 (26.92%) Oracle
11 7 (26.92%) Siemens
11 7 (26.92%) TOGAF
12 6 (23.08%) PLM
12 6 (23.08%) Teamcenter
12 6 (23.08%) VLAN

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 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 4 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Office 365
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.85%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 26 (100.00%) DNS
2 11 (42.31%) LAN
3 9 (34.62%) TCP/IP
4 7 (26.92%) SAN
5 6 (23.08%) VLAN
5 6 (23.08%) WAN
6 5 (19.23%) Firewall
7 4 (15.38%) NAS
8 2 (7.69%) VPN
9 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
9 1 (3.85%) MPLS
9 1 (3.85%) PBX
9 1 (3.85%) VoIP
9 1 (3.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) RDBMS
2 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (23.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (19.23%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 5 (19.23%) Desktop Support
2 5 (19.23%) Technical Leader
3 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Technician
3 4 (15.38%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) IT Technician
5 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Server Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) TOGAF Architect
6 1 (3.85%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) NHS
3 2 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 2 (7.69%) Fat Client
3 2 (7.69%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
5 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.85%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (3.85%) Linux
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
1 7 (26.92%) Server Building
1 7 (26.92%) TOGAF
2 6 (23.08%) PLM
3 5 (19.23%) CRM
3 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
4 4 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (7.69%) Change Control
5 2 (7.69%) Data Management
5 2 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 6 (23.08%) MCSA
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (19.23%) Degree
3 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
4 4 (15.38%) MCSE
5 3 (11.54%) CCNA
5 3 (11.54%) CCNP
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.85%) MCITP
System Software
1 24 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 9 (34.62%) XenApp
3 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (19.23%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) SCCM
2 5 (19.23%) WSUS
3 1 (3.85%) AirWatch
3 1 (3.85%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) VMware
2 13 (50.00%) Cisco
3 12 (46.15%) Citrix
4 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 7 (26.92%) Oracle
5 7 (26.92%) Siemens
6 6 (23.08%) Sophos
7 5 (19.23%) Apple
8 2 (7.69%) Dell
8 2 (7.69%) HP
9 1 (3.85%) Fujitsu
9 1 (3.85%) Google
9 1 (3.85%) IBM
9 1 (3.85%) McAfee
9 1 (3.85%) NetApp
9 1 (3.85%) QNAP
9 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
9 1 (3.85%) Veeam