Period
to 21 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 110 97
Rank change year-on-year -8 -13 +24
Contract jobs citing DHCP 29 43 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.99% 1.36% 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.86% 11.00% 11.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 39 29
East Midlands median daily rate £243 £288 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.65% -17.86% +27.27%
10th Percentile £79 £235 £225
90th Percentile £378 £426 £478
England median daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +2.31% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
East Midlands median hourly rate £10.50 - £14.50
10th Percentile £10.25 - £11.05
90th Percentile £10.75 - £18.15
England median hourly rate £19.00 £23.43 £28.00
% change year-on-year -18.89% -16.34% +48.34%

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 423 391 370
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.41% 12.33% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 225 230
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% +7.68%
10th Percentile £130 £147 £198
90th Percentile £500 £515 £616
England median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 32 23
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.24% -2.07% -1.69%
10th Percentile £10.63 £10.96 £10.85
90th Percentile £47.50 £52.50 £34.85
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.69 £25.00
% change year-on-year +7.01% -25.24% +21.95%

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 July 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 July 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 -4 12 £170 -40.87% 3
Leicestershire +4 11 £183 -28.43% 3
Nottinghamshire -5 3 £218 -1.14% 2
Derbyshire -3 2 £375 -2.60% 5
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 28 (96.55%) DNS
2 23 (79.31%) Windows
3 19 (65.52%) Windows Server
4 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
5 17 (58.62%) Active Directory
6 16 (55.17%) TCP/IP
7 11 (37.93%) Cisco
7 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (34.48%) LAN
9 9 (31.03%) Wireless
9 9 (31.03%) PowerShell
10 8 (27.59%) Remote Desktop
11 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
11 7 (24.14%) Firewall
12 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
12 6 (20.69%) Windows 10
13 5 (17.24%) Problem-Solving
13 5 (17.24%) Change Control
13 5 (17.24%) Office 365
13 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
13 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (17.24%) SCCM
13 5 (17.24%) WAN
14 4 (13.79%) IIS
14 4 (13.79%) VBScript
14 4 (13.79%) HP
14 4 (13.79%) Dell
14 4 (13.79%) Citrix
14 4 (13.79%) EPoS
14 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS

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 (13.79%) IIS
2 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.45%) Confluence
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Office 365
2 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.79%) G Suite
3 2 (6.90%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.45%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 28 (96.55%) DNS
2 16 (55.17%) TCP/IP
3 10 (34.48%) LAN
4 9 (31.03%) Wireless
5 8 (27.59%) Remote Desktop
6 7 (24.14%) Firewall
7 5 (17.24%) WAN
8 3 (10.34%) Internet
8 3 (10.34%) VLAN
9 2 (6.90%) HTTP
9 2 (6.90%) IPsec
9 2 (6.90%) Kerberos
9 2 (6.90%) SSL
9 2 (6.90%) VPN
9 2 (6.90%) WLAN
10 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (3.45%) OSPF
10 1 (3.45%) PBX
10 1 (3.45%) SNMP
10 1 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
1 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 4 (13.79%) Back Office
2 3 (10.34%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Support Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Desktop Support
3 4 (13.79%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) EPoS Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) EPoS Support Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Technical Support
4 3 (10.34%) Active Directory Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Build Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Hardware Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Hardware Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) OAuth
1 3 (10.34%) SAML
2 2 (6.90%) ADSI
2 2 (6.90%) LDAP
3 1 (3.45%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) EPoS
2 3 (10.34%) Client/Server
2 3 (10.34%) NHS
3 2 (6.90%) Clustering
3 2 (6.90%) PKI
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 23 (79.31%) Windows
2 19 (65.52%) Windows Server
3 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (20.69%) Windows 10
5 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
5 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (10.34%) Linux
6 3 (10.34%) Mac OS
7 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Change Control
1 5 (17.24%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (6.90%) DevOps
2 2 (6.90%) ITIL
2 2 (6.90%) Migration
3 1 (3.45%) Analytics
3 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (3.45%) Change Management
3 1 (3.45%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (3.45%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.45%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
3 1 (3.45%) Proactive Management
3 1 (3.45%) Project Management
3 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.45%) Service Design
3 1 (3.45%) Supplier Management
3 1 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) PowerShell
2 4 (13.79%) VBScript
3 1 (3.45%) Java
3 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.90%) CCNP
2 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) CCNA
3 1 (3.45%) DBS Check
3 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) GDPR
1 3 (10.34%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (58.62%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.90%) Docker
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) SCCM
2 2 (6.90%) Ansible
2 2 (6.90%) Kubernetes
2 2 (6.90%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.45%) SCOM
3 1 (3.45%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 11 (37.93%) Cisco
3 4 (13.79%) Citrix
3 4 (13.79%) Dell
3 4 (13.79%) HP
3 4 (13.79%) WatchGuard
4 3 (10.34%) Aerohive Networks
4 3 (10.34%) Veeam
4 3 (10.34%) VMware
5 2 (6.90%) AppDynamics
5 2 (6.90%) McAfee
6 1 (3.45%) Ab Initio
6 1 (3.45%) Apple
6 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
6 1 (3.45%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.45%) NetApp
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle
6 1 (3.45%) SonicWALL
6 1 (3.45%) Symantec