The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for DHCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 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 of England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 102 95
Rank change year-on-year +5 -7  
Contract jobs citing DHCP 33 27 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.40% 1.06% 1.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.78% 6.98% 8.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 13 23
Median daily rate £200 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.46% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £185 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £608 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year +4.83% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 12
Median hourly rate £19.00 £40.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.50% +131.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £34.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £46.88 £145.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £28.00 £19.38
% change year-on-year -32.14% +44.51%  

DHCP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 487 387 602
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 20.62% 15.17% 19.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 617 582 874
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £225 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £588 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 62 128
Median hourly rate £17.25 £40.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.87% +73.91%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.25 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £45.00 £58.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £31.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -12.69% +34.04%  

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing DHCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in the East of England

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DHCP in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in the East of England

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in the East of England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DHCP in the East of England

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in the East of England

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +14 15 £200 -68.00% 2
Bedfordshire -10 6 £165 -61.17% 3
Hertfordshire -6 5 £331 +3.51% 6
Essex -8 5 £406 -
Suffolk +13 2 £190 - 2
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 of England region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 60 (96.77%) DNS
2 45 (72.58%) Windows
3 41 (66.13%) Active Directory
4 30 (48.39%) Windows Server
5 29 (46.77%) Microsoft
6 21 (33.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (32.26%) VMware
8 18 (29.03%) Microsoft Office
8 18 (29.03%) ITIL
9 16 (25.81%) Windows 7
9 16 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (24.19%) Cisco
10 15 (24.19%) VPN
10 15 (24.19%) Firewall
11 14 (22.58%) TCP/IP
11 14 (22.58%) Hyper-V
12 13 (20.97%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (20.97%) Office 365
12 13 (20.97%) Linux
13 10 (16.13%) IIS
13 10 (16.13%) Citrix
13 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (16.13%) Apple
14 9 (14.52%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (14.52%) LAN
14 9 (14.52%) VoIP
14 9 (14.52%) WAN
14 9 (14.52%) Windows 10
15 8 (12.90%) MS Exchange
16 7 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2010

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 10 (16.13%) IIS
2 8 (12.90%) MS Exchange
3 7 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
5 5 (8.06%) Tomcat
6 4 (6.45%) Apache
6 4 (6.45%) Jetty
6 4 (6.45%) Mongrel
6 4 (6.45%) nginx
6 4 (6.45%) WebSphere
7 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (4.84%) Skype for Business
8 2 (3.23%) JBoss
9 1 (1.61%) CMS
9 1 (1.61%) Confluence
9 1 (1.61%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (1.61%) Site Server
Applications
1 18 (29.03%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (6.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (4.84%) InfoPath
3 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (3.23%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.61%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.97%) Office 365
2 4 (6.45%) Google App Engine
2 4 (6.45%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.84%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 60 (96.77%) DNS
2 15 (24.19%) Firewall
2 15 (24.19%) VPN
3 14 (22.58%) TCP/IP
4 9 (14.52%) LAN
4 9 (14.52%) VoIP
4 9 (14.52%) WAN
5 6 (9.68%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (8.06%) VLAN
6 5 (8.06%) WebEx
6 5 (8.06%) Wireless
7 4 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (6.45%) FTP
7 4 (6.45%) HTTP
7 4 (6.45%) IPsec
7 4 (6.45%) SAN
7 4 (6.45%) SSL
8 3 (4.84%) Internet
8 3 (4.84%) MPLS
8 3 (4.84%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
1 3 (4.84%) Travis CI
2 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.61%) JIRA
2 1 (1.61%) Subversion
2 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (3.23%) Automotive
1 2 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (1.61%) Banking
2 1 (1.61%) Billing
2 1 (1.61%) Local Government
2 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (22.58%) Support Engineer
2 8 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (12.90%) IT Support
3 7 (11.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (11.29%) Desktop Support
4 6 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (9.68%) Consultant
4 6 (9.68%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) IT Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Network Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Project Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Administrator
6 4 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Support Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) .NET
1 4 (6.45%) J2EE
2 3 (4.84%) Servlets
3 1 (1.61%) Flash
3 1 (1.61%) Middleware
3 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (6.45%) Clustering
2 4 (6.45%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.45%) HTC Vive
2 4 (6.45%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.84%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.84%) iPad
3 3 (4.84%) iPhone
4 2 (3.23%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.23%) RSA SecurID
4 2 (3.23%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.61%) Handset
5 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) NHS
5 1 (1.61%) PKI
5 1 (1.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 45 (72.58%) Windows
2 30 (48.39%) Windows Server
3 21 (33.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (25.81%) Windows 7
4 16 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (20.97%) Linux
6 9 (14.52%) Windows 10
7 5 (8.06%) Mac OS
8 4 (6.45%) Windows 8
9 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
10 2 (3.23%) Mac OS X
10 2 (3.23%) Windows Vista
10 2 (3.23%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.61%) Android
11 1 (1.61%) CentOS
11 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.61%) Solaris
11 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.03%) ITIL
2 7 (11.29%) Virtual Environments
3 6 (9.68%) Migration
4 5 (8.06%) Configuration Management
5 4 (6.45%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (6.45%) DevOps
5 4 (6.45%) Hardware Maintenance
5 4 (6.45%) Mentoring
5 4 (6.45%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (6.45%) Open Source
5 4 (6.45%) Service Management
6 3 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (4.84%) PRINCE
6 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2
6 3 (4.84%) Project Management
7 2 (3.23%) CAD
7 2 (3.23%) Change Management
7 2 (3.23%) ITSM
7 2 (3.23%) Kanban
7 2 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.06%) Java
2 4 (6.45%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.84%) SQL
4 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.61%) C
5 1 (1.61%) Perl
5 1 (1.61%) VB
5 1 (1.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (14.52%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (11.29%) Degree
4 6 (9.68%) CCNA
5 4 (6.45%) CCNP
5 4 (6.45%) MCITP
5 4 (6.45%) MCTS
6 2 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.23%) Master's Degree
6 2 (3.23%) MCSE
7 1 (1.61%) CCIE
7 1 (1.61%) CCSE
7 1 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.61%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.61%) MCSA
7 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (66.13%) Active Directory
2 14 (22.58%) Hyper-V
3 13 (20.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.45%) Xen
5 2 (3.23%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.23%) vSphere
5 2 (3.23%) XenApp
6 1 (1.61%) Docker
6 1 (1.61%) Firmware
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) SCCM
2 5 (8.06%) Puppet
3 4 (6.45%) WSUS
4 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (4.84%) SCOrch
5 2 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.23%) SCOM
6 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.61%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 29 (46.77%) Microsoft
2 20 (32.26%) VMware
3 15 (24.19%) Cisco
4 10 (16.13%) Apple
4 10 (16.13%) Citrix
5 6 (9.68%) Google
6 4 (6.45%) CheckPoint
6 4 (6.45%) Dell
6 4 (6.45%) HP
7 3 (4.84%) F5
7 3 (4.84%) McAfee
7 3 (4.84%) MobileIron
7 3 (4.84%) Riverbed
8 2 (3.23%) Adobe
8 2 (3.23%) BMC
8 2 (3.23%) Mitel
8 2 (3.23%) Oracle
8 2 (3.23%) Peregrine
8 2 (3.23%) Remedy
8 2 (3.23%) Symantec
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