Period
to 18 January 2019

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 6 months to 18 January 2019 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)
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 82 73 73
Rank change year-on-year -9 0 -9
Contract jobs citing DHCP 20 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.02% 2.20% 1.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.70% 13.76% 8.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 6
Essex median daily rate £550 £320 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +71.88% +13.78% -31.82%
10th Percentile £411 £117 £172
90th Percentile £600 £367 £431
East of England median daily rate £375 £300 £338
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% -1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Essex median hourly rate - - £16.50
East of England median hourly rate £11.00 £15.73 £16.75
% change year-on-year -30.07% -6.09% -21.23%

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 Essex with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 146 109 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 14.72% 15.96% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 73 95
Essex median daily rate £450 £435 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +24.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £310 £139 £200
90th Percentile £589 £600 £568
East of England median daily rate £388 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +6.90% +3.57% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 11
Essex median hourly rate £14.75 £25.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.00% -26.47% +15.41%
10th Percentile £12.55 £10.40 £15.75
90th Percentile £21.23 £40.00 £43.00
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £28.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year -41.07% -18.84% +15.00%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing DHCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

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 6 months to 18 January 2019.

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 6 months to 18 January 2019. 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
Southend-on-Sea - 11 £563 -
Brentwood +11 6 - -
DHCP
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 Essex region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 20 (100.00%) DNS
2 18 (90.00%) Configuration Management
3 17 (85.00%) FTP
3 17 (85.00%) HTTP
3 17 (85.00%) Linux
4 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (65.00%) VMware
5 12 (60.00%) IPsec
5 12 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (55.00%) Jetty
6 11 (55.00%) nginx
6 11 (55.00%) Google App Engine
6 11 (55.00%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (55.00%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (55.00%) Open Source
6 11 (55.00%) Puppet
6 11 (55.00%) DevOps
6 11 (55.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 11 (55.00%) Mongrel
6 11 (55.00%) Google
6 11 (55.00%) WebSphere
6 11 (55.00%) Xen
6 11 (55.00%) TCP/IP
6 11 (55.00%) IIS
6 11 (55.00%) Servlets
6 11 (55.00%) Apache
6 11 (55.00%) Tomcat
6 11 (55.00%) Java
7 10 (50.00%) .NET
7 10 (50.00%) J2EE

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 11 (55.00%) Apache
1 11 (55.00%) IIS
1 11 (55.00%) Jetty
1 11 (55.00%) Mongrel
1 11 (55.00%) nginx
1 11 (55.00%) Tomcat
1 11 (55.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (55.00%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (55.00%) Amazon EC2
1 11 (55.00%) Google App Engine
1 11 (55.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.00%) GitHub
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) DNS
2 17 (85.00%) FTP
2 17 (85.00%) HTTP
3 12 (60.00%) IPsec
4 11 (55.00%) TCP/IP
5 10 (50.00%) SSL
6 6 (30.00%) Broadband
6 6 (30.00%) DLNA
6 6 (30.00%) DSL
6 6 (30.00%) Internet
6 6 (30.00%) IPv4
6 6 (30.00%) IPv6
6 6 (30.00%) UPnP
6 6 (30.00%) VoIP
6 6 (30.00%) WAN
6 6 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (5.00%) HSRP
7 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
7 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
1 9 (45.00%) Travis CI
2 1 (5.00%) GitLab
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Web Applications Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Web Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Project Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Python Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) Servlets
2 10 (50.00%) .NET
2 10 (50.00%) J2EE
3 6 (30.00%) Ajax
3 6 (30.00%) CGI
3 6 (30.00%) HTML
3 6 (30.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Media Streaming
1 6 (30.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) PKI
2 1 (5.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Configuration Management
2 11 (55.00%) DevOps
2 11 (55.00%) Open Source
3 10 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (30.00%) Collaborative Working
4 6 (30.00%) Creative Thinking
4 6 (30.00%) Defect Tracking
4 6 (30.00%) Innovative Thinking
4 6 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (30.00%) Scrum
4 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) IT Strategy
5 1 (5.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Server Building
5 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) C
2 6 (30.00%) C++
2 6 (30.00%) Embedded C
2 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) Perl
4 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.00%) MCSA
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (55.00%) Xen
3 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.00%) NFS
4 1 (5.00%) vSphere
4 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (55.00%) Puppet
2 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (10.00%) SCCM
3 1 (5.00%) Ansible
3 1 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (5.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (65.00%) VMware
2 11 (55.00%) Google
3 2 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) McAfee
4 1 (5.00%) NetApp