Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 115 115
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 +10
Contract jobs citing DHCP 31 32 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.15% 1.02% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.65% 7.58% 6.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 19
East Midlands median daily rate £250 £288 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.04% -28.13% +45.45%
10th Percentile £79 £210 £262
90th Percentile £378 £414 £492
England median daily rate £358 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +11.72% -1.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
East Midlands median hourly rate £10.50 £30.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.00% - -
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year +8.57% -37.50% +52.59%

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 405 422 400
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.96% 13.49% 12.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 276 264
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £329 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.46% -17.81% +23.08%
10th Percentile £126 £148 £213
90th Percentile £537 £530 £599
England median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 37 25
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -3.45% -19.44%
10th Percentile £11.20 £10.08 £8.69
90th Percentile £47.80 £52.50 £29.95
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.26 £23.50
% change year-on-year +9.53% -22.30% +17.50%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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
Northamptonshire -1 13 £203 -29.57% 8
Derbyshire +8 7 £300 -24.53% 1
Leicestershire +8 7 £83 -67.33% 6
Nottinghamshire +1 3 £218 +1.16% 4
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 30 (96.77%) DNS
2 23 (74.19%) Windows
3 21 (67.74%) Active Directory
4 17 (54.84%) TCP/IP
5 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
5 16 (51.61%) Windows Server
6 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (29.03%) Cisco
7 8 (25.81%) Firewall
7 8 (25.81%) LAN
8 7 (22.58%) VMware
8 7 (22.58%) Office 365
9 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
9 6 (19.35%) Windows 10
9 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
10 5 (16.13%) Citrix
10 5 (16.13%) Linux
10 5 (16.13%) SSL
10 5 (16.13%) HTTP
10 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
10 5 (16.13%) Veeam
10 5 (16.13%) Wireless
10 5 (16.13%) IPsec
10 5 (16.13%) Remote Desktop
10 5 (16.13%) Ansible
10 5 (16.13%) Docker
10 5 (16.13%) DevOps
10 5 (16.13%) AppDynamics

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 (12.90%) Confluence
2 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.45%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) Apache
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) Site Server
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Office 365
2 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.90%) G Suite
3 2 (6.45%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.23%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 30 (96.77%) DNS
2 17 (54.84%) TCP/IP
3 8 (25.81%) Firewall
3 8 (25.81%) LAN
4 5 (16.13%) HTTP
4 5 (16.13%) IPsec
4 5 (16.13%) Remote Desktop
4 5 (16.13%) SSL
4 5 (16.13%) Wireless
5 4 (12.90%) VPN
5 4 (12.90%) WAN
6 3 (9.68%) Internet
7 2 (6.45%) Kerberos
7 2 (6.45%) VLAN
8 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (3.23%) OSPF
8 1 (3.23%) SNMP
8 1 (3.23%) Spanning Tree
8 1 (3.23%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Bitbucket
1 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
1 4 (12.90%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) HP UFT
2 1 (3.23%) WinRunner
General
1 3 (9.68%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Back Office
2 1 (3.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Support Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Desktop Support
4 4 (12.90%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Technical Support
5 3 (9.68%) Active Directory Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) IT Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) IT Support
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) OAuth
1 3 (9.68%) SAML
2 2 (6.45%) ADSI
2 2 (6.45%) LDAP
3 1 (3.23%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Client/Server
1 3 (9.68%) Clustering
1 3 (9.68%) NHS
2 2 (6.45%) PKI
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) EPoS
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Windows
2 16 (51.61%) Windows Server
3 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (19.35%) Windows 10
4 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
5 5 (16.13%) Linux
5 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (9.68%) Mac OS
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.23%) AIX
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) Change Control
1 5 (16.13%) DevOps
2 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (12.90%) Deployment Automation
2 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (6.45%) Change Management
3 2 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (6.45%) Migration
3 2 (6.45%) Web Filtering
4 1 (3.23%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (3.23%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL
4 1 (3.23%) Proactive Management
4 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.23%) Smoke Testing
4 1 (3.23%) Software Testing
4 1 (3.23%) Supplier Management
4 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
2 4 (12.90%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) CCNP
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) GDPR
1 3 (9.68%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (67.74%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.13%) Docker
2 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
2 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Ansible
1 5 (16.13%) Kubernetes
2 2 (6.45%) Backup Exec
2 2 (6.45%) SCCM
2 2 (6.45%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (3.23%) HP ALM
3 1 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.23%) SCOM
3 1 (3.23%) SCOrch
3 1 (3.23%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 9 (29.03%) Cisco
3 7 (22.58%) VMware
4 5 (16.13%) AppDynamics
4 5 (16.13%) Citrix
4 5 (16.13%) Veeam
5 4 (12.90%) Ab Initio
5 4 (12.90%) Atlassian
5 4 (12.90%) Oracle
5 4 (12.90%) WatchGuard
6 3 (9.68%) McAfee
7 2 (6.45%) Aerohive Networks
7 2 (6.45%) HP
7 2 (6.45%) SonicWALL
7 2 (6.45%) Symantec
8 1 (3.23%) Apple
8 1 (3.23%) Dell
8 1 (3.23%) Fortinet
8 1 (3.23%) NetApp
8 1 (3.23%) Veritas