The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 27 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)
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 57 52
Rank change year-on-year -10 -5  
Contract jobs citing DHCP 5 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.16% 0.21% 1.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.75% 1.59% 7.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Median daily rate £406 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 - £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 - £327
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £310 £300
% change year-on-year +1.61% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £36.50
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 Essex with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 87 63 138
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 20.14% 13.04% 21.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 36 74
Median daily rate £450 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +63.63% -15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £380 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 5
Median hourly rate £14.00 £34.70 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.65% +61.39%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing DHCP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in Essex

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in Essex

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in Essex over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DHCP in Essex

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in Essex

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 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
Colchester - 1 £325 - 1
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £488 -
DHCP
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 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 Essex region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 17 (100.00%) DNS
2 12 (70.59%) Windows
3 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
4 9 (52.94%) Linux
4 9 (52.94%) ITIL
5 8 (47.06%) IIS
5 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
6 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
7 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (35.29%) VMware
7 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
8 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
9 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
9 4 (23.53%) Mongrel
9 4 (23.53%) HTC Vive
9 4 (23.53%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (23.53%) Hardware Maintenance
9 4 (23.53%) Puppet
9 4 (23.53%) Open Source
9 4 (23.53%) DevOps
9 4 (23.53%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (23.53%) WebEx
9 4 (23.53%) nginx
9 4 (23.53%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (23.53%) Google App Engine
9 4 (23.53%) Mac OS
9 4 (23.53%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (23.53%) Jetty

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 8 (47.06%) IIS
2 4 (23.53%) Apache
2 4 (23.53%) Jetty
2 4 (23.53%) Mongrel
2 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 4 (23.53%) nginx
2 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
2 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.88%) JBoss
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (17.65%) InfoPath
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (11.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Google App Engine
1 4 (23.53%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) DNS
2 4 (23.53%) HTTP
2 4 (23.53%) SSL
2 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
2 4 (23.53%) VoIP
2 4 (23.53%) WebEx
3 3 (17.65%) FTP
3 3 (17.65%) IPsec
4 2 (11.76%) Firewall
5 1 (5.88%) BGP
5 1 (5.88%) BIG-IP
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (5.88%) DMVPN
5 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (5.88%) Internet
5 1 (5.88%) NetScreen
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security
5 1 (5.88%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
1 3 (17.65%) Travis CI
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 2 (11.76%) Automotive
2 1 (5.88%) Billing
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) IT Support
2 4 (23.53%) Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
4 2 (11.76%) Server Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Support Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Support Officer
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Security Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
1 4 (23.53%) J2EE
2 3 (17.65%) Servlets
3 1 (5.88%) Flash
3 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Clustering
1 4 (23.53%) HTC Vive
1 4 (23.53%) Linux Command Line
1 4 (23.53%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (17.65%) iPad
2 3 (17.65%) iPhone
3 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
4 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
4 1 (5.88%) NHS
4 1 (5.88%) Replication
4 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Linux
3 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (23.53%) Mac OS
5 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
2 4 (23.53%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (23.53%) DevOps
2 4 (23.53%) Hardware Maintenance
2 4 (23.53%) Migration
2 4 (23.53%) Open Source
2 4 (23.53%) Service Management
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
3 3 (17.65%) PRINCE
3 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.76%) CAD
4 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.76%) IT Strategy
4 2 (11.76%) ITSM
4 2 (11.76%) Line Management
5 1 (5.88%) Coaching
5 1 (5.88%) Microservices
5 1 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) C
2 1 (5.88%) Perl
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
1 4 (23.53%) MCITP
1 4 (23.53%) MCTS
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) CCNP
2 1 (5.88%) CCSE
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
4 4 (23.53%) Xen
5 2 (11.76%) Terminal Services
6 1 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Puppet
1 4 (23.53%) WSUS
2 3 (17.65%) SCCM
3 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco
3 4 (23.53%) Google
4 3 (17.65%) Apple
4 3 (17.65%) HP
4 3 (17.65%) MobileIron
5 2 (11.76%) Autodesk
5 2 (11.76%) BMC
6 1 (5.88%) Adobe
6 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
6 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix
6 1 (5.88%) F5
6 1 (5.88%) Imperva
6 1 (5.88%) Infoblox
6 1 (5.88%) McAfee
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle
6 1 (5.88%) Sophos
6 1 (5.88%) Veeam