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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 1 July 2022 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
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 65 70 59
Rank change year-on-year +5 -11 +44
Contract jobs citing DHCP 25 11 11
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.82% 1.01% 1.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.04% 8.87% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 6
10th Percentile £194 £358 £243
25th Percentile £218 £402 £335
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% - +46.15%
75th Percentile £486 £488 £500
90th Percentile £522 £513 -
England median daily rate £425 £413 £393
% change year-on-year +3.03% +5.10% -1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
10th Percentile £25.13 - £48.84
25th Percentile £30.94 - £49.86
Median hourly rate £41.25 - £51.58
75th Percentile £50.94 - £53.29
90th Percentile £56.38 - £54.32
England median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% -36.71% +88.10%

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 178 124 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 12.95% 11.44% 10.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 79 54
10th Percentile £178 £161 £120
25th Percentile £263 £219 £157
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £406 £360 £303
Median % change year-on-year +12.85% +19.01% -6.92%
75th Percentile £500 £410 £411
90th Percentile £550 £488 £500
England median daily rate £500 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27% +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 13
10th Percentile £15.80 £13.20 £12.00
25th Percentile £17.53 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £16.00
Median % change year-on-year -4.44% +40.63% +18.52%
75th Percentile £23.63 £51.00 £43.75
90th Percentile £25.25 £56.20 £49.63
England median hourly rate £25.00 £23.21 £21.69
% change year-on-year +7.71% +7.02% +8.44%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing DHCP as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing DHCP in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for DHCP in the East Midlands

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing DHCP in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for DHCP in the East Midlands

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing DHCP in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for DHCP in the East Midlands

DHCP
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing DHCP in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

Hourly rate histogram 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 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Nottinghamshire +8 8 £246 -48.17% 7
Derbyshire - 7 £465 - 7
Leicestershire -10 5 £220 -53.68% 3
Northamptonshire - 4 £520 - 3
Lincolnshire 0 1 £425 +25.00% 1
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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 23 (92.00%) Active Directory
2 23 (92.00%) Windows
3 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (48.00%) Windows Server
5 11 (44.00%) Cisco
5 11 (44.00%) Azure
6 10 (40.00%) PowerShell
6 10 (40.00%) LDAP
6 10 (40.00%) Single Sign-On
6 10 (40.00%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 9 (36.00%) VMware
7 9 (36.00%) Azure Active Directory
8 8 (32.00%) Microsoft 365
8 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
9 7 (28.00%) Clustering
9 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
9 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
9 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (28.00%) PKI
9 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
9 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Clustering
10 6 (24.00%) Data Loss Prevention
10 6 (24.00%) Failover Clustering
10 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2016
10 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2019
10 6 (24.00%) McAfee ePO
10 6 (24.00%) Identity Management

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 3 (12.00%) IIS
1 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 11 (44.00%) Azure
2 9 (36.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 8 (32.00%) Microsoft 365
4 1 (4.00%) AWS
4 1 (4.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) DNS
2 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (24.00%) Kerberos
4 4 (16.00%) Firewall
5 3 (12.00%) WAN
6 2 (8.00%) LAN
6 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (4.00%) BGP
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (4.00%) MPLS
7 1 (4.00%) NAS
7 1 (4.00%) SAN
7 1 (4.00%) SD-WAN
7 1 (4.00%) SSH
7 1 (4.00%) VPN
7 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.00%) Retail
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Automotive
2 1 (4.00%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (20.00%) Administrator
1 5 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Desktop Support
2 4 (16.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) IT Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Network Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Network Support
5 1 (4.00%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Clustering
1 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
1 7 (28.00%) PKI
2 2 (8.00%) CMDB
2 2 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.00%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) NHS
3 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 23 (92.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2016
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2019
5 4 (16.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (8.00%) Linux
6 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.00%) Unix
7 1 (4.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 6 (24.00%) Identity Management
1 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (12.00%) Patch Management
2 3 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (12.00%) Server Building
2 3 (12.00%) Server Management
2 3 (12.00%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (8.00%) Change Control
3 2 (8.00%) Project Delivery
4 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (4.00%) DevOps
4 1 (4.00%) High Availability
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (4.00%) Line Management
4 1 (4.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (24.00%) VB
3 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) CCIE
2 1 (4.00%) CCNA
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (92.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (16.00%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (16.00%) vSphere
4 1 (4.00%) iptables
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (4.00%) NFS
4 1 (4.00%) Samba
4 1 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 10 (40.00%) Single Sign-On
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 6 (24.00%) Failover Clustering
3 6 (24.00%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (24.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (16.00%) vCenter Server
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (4.00%) FortiGate
5 1 (4.00%) Nagios
5 1 (4.00%) Puppet
5 1 (4.00%) SCCM
5 1 (4.00%) SCOM
5 1 (4.00%) yum
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (44.00%) Cisco
3 9 (36.00%) VMware
4 6 (24.00%) Dell
4 6 (24.00%) HP
4 6 (24.00%) IBM
4 6 (24.00%) McAfee
4 6 (24.00%) Symantec
5 2 (8.00%) Altiris
5 2 (8.00%) Citrix
5 2 (8.00%) Palo Alto
6 1 (4.00%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (4.00%) Avaya
6 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.00%) NetApp
6 1 (4.00%) PlateSpin
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.00%) Veeam
6 1 (4.00%) Zerto