Period
to 21 January 2022

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 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
21 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 85 57 58
Rank change year-on-year -28 +1 +59
Contract jobs citing DHCP 16 14 53
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.06% 1.77% 3.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.51% 14.43% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 31
10th Percentile £210 - £181
25th Percentile £246 - £263
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £388 £120 £313
Median % change year-on-year +222.92% -61.60% +4.17%
75th Percentile £481 £154 £319
90th Percentile £514 £169 £363
England median daily rate £389 £391 £370
% change year-on-year -0.58% +5.74% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 13
10th Percentile - - £14.00
25th Percentile - - £16.20
Median hourly rate - - £16.50
75th Percentile - - -
90th Percentile - - £37.94
England median hourly rate £21.50 £18.52 £19.00
% change year-on-year +16.09% -2.53% +1.31%

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 188 97 253
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 12.45% 12.28% 14.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 60 145
10th Percentile £162 £153 £150
25th Percentile £210 £213 £213
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £350 £355 £331
Median % change year-on-year -1.41% +7.25% -5.43%
75th Percentile £438 £419 £438
90th Percentile £544 £506 £500
England median daily rate £500 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +17.65% +3.66% -3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 36
10th Percentile £14.29 £14.94 £11.74
25th Percentile - £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate £14.82 £19.47 £16.20
Median % change year-on-year -23.88% +20.19% +8.00%
75th Percentile £17.50 £22.50 £29.38
90th Percentile £28.60 £30.00 £46.00
England median hourly rate £21.50 £32.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -33.85% +51.16% +19.44%

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 21 January 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
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 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 -23 7 £470 - 6
Leicestershire - 4 £243 - 5
Northamptonshire -14 2 £475 +295.83% 4
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (93.75%) DNS
3 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
4 12 (75.00%) Windows Server
5 11 (68.75%) Microsoft 365
5 11 (68.75%) Azure
5 11 (68.75%) Cisco
5 11 (68.75%) WAN
5 11 (68.75%) ITIL
5 11 (68.75%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 10 (62.50%) Social Skills
6 10 (62.50%) Linux
6 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
6 10 (62.50%) Citrix
6 10 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (62.50%) Firewall
6 10 (62.50%) Business Continuity
6 10 (62.50%) Data Protection
6 10 (62.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 10 (62.50%) IaaS
6 10 (62.50%) Public Cloud
7 9 (56.25%) Skype
7 9 (56.25%) Docker
7 9 (56.25%) Microservices
7 9 (56.25%) Kubernetes
7 9 (56.25%) Storage Management
7 9 (56.25%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 9 (56.25%) Remediation Plan
7 9 (56.25%) GDPR

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 9 (56.25%) JBoss
1 9 (56.25%) NetWeaver
1 9 (56.25%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (68.75%) Azure
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft 365
2 10 (62.50%) IaaS
3 9 (56.25%) Azure Cosmos DB
3 9 (56.25%) Azure ExpressRoute
3 9 (56.25%) PaaS
3 9 (56.25%) SaaS
4 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (6.25%) Nutanix
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) DNS
2 11 (68.75%) WAN
3 10 (62.50%) Firewall
4 9 (56.25%) MPLS
4 9 (56.25%) PBX
4 9 (56.25%) SD-WAN
4 9 (56.25%) Skype
4 9 (56.25%) VoIP
4 9 (56.25%) VPN
4 9 (56.25%) Wireless
5 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (12.50%) LAN
7 1 (6.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (56.25%) Azure SQL Database
2 9 (56.25%) DB2
2 9 (56.25%) MySQL
2 9 (56.25%) SAP HANA
General
1 10 (62.50%) Social Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Architect
1 9 (56.25%) Solutions Architect
2 8 (50.00%) Designer
2 8 (50.00%) Solutions Designer
3 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Designer
3 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 7 (43.75%) IT Architect
3 7 (43.75%) IT Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix Support
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Support
4 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) Middleware
1 9 (56.25%) SAP Basis
2 2 (12.50%) LDAP
3 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Public Cloud
2 9 (56.25%) PKI
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (62.50%) Linux
4 9 (56.25%) AIX
4 9 (56.25%) Unix
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) ITIL
2 10 (62.50%) Business Continuity
2 10 (62.50%) Data Protection
2 10 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (62.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) Business Analysis
3 9 (56.25%) Decision-Making
3 9 (56.25%) Due Diligence
3 9 (56.25%) High Availability
3 9 (56.25%) Identity Management
3 9 (56.25%) Microservices
3 9 (56.25%) Migration
3 9 (56.25%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (56.25%) Remediation Plan
3 9 (56.25%) Service Management
3 9 (56.25%) Storage Management
3 9 (56.25%) TOGAF
4 7 (43.75%) Conflict Resolution
5 1 (6.25%) Major Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (56.25%) COBIT
1 9 (56.25%) GDPR
1 9 (56.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (56.25%) Docker
3 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (68.75%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 9 (56.25%) Kubernetes
3 3 (18.75%) SCCM
4 2 (12.50%) vCenter Server
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (6.25%) Nessus
5 1 (6.25%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 11 (68.75%) Cisco
3 10 (62.50%) Citrix
4 9 (56.25%) Oracle
4 9 (56.25%) Red Hat
4 9 (56.25%) SAP
4 9 (56.25%) Software AG
5 5 (31.25%) VMware
6 1 (6.25%) NetApp
6 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds