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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 49 46 45
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1  
Contract jobs citing DHCP 12 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.83% 1.76% 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.79% 14.81% 8.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 3
Median daily rate £425 £438 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.85% +157.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £438 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £438 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £340 £338
% change year-on-year +2.20% +0.74%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.43 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £21.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year +28.84% +28.78%  

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 54 71
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 20.52% 11.89% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 30 39
Median daily rate £425 £348 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.30% -13.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £195 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £438 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Median hourly rate £24.00 £8.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +182.35% -43.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.17
% change year-on-year -39.18% +26.84%  

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 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 25 March 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 - 5 £425 -
Basildon - 2 - -
Southend-on-Sea -24 1 £575 +31.42%
DHCP
East of England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 19 (100.00%) DNS
2 15 (78.95%) Windows
3 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
4 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
4 10 (52.63%) Linux
5 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
6 7 (36.84%) ITIL
6 7 (36.84%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
7 6 (31.58%) VMware
7 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
7 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
7 6 (31.58%) VoIP
7 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (26.32%) IIS
8 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (26.32%) WSUS
8 5 (26.32%) WebEx
9 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
9 4 (21.05%) HTC Vive
9 4 (21.05%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (21.05%) Mac OS
9 4 (21.05%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (21.05%) Degree
9 4 (21.05%) Clustering
9 4 (21.05%) MCTS
9 4 (21.05%) MCITP
9 4 (21.05%) Migration
9 4 (21.05%) MS Office

DHCP
Top Related 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 5 (26.32%) IIS
2 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
3 3 (15.79%) Apache
3 3 (15.79%) Jetty
3 3 (15.79%) Mongrel
3 3 (15.79%) nginx
3 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
3 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
3 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
4 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (5.26%) JBoss
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 4 (21.05%) MS Office
3 3 (15.79%) InfoPath
3 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (10.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (15.79%) Google App Engine
1 3 (15.79%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) DNS
2 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
2 6 (31.58%) VoIP
3 5 (26.32%) WebEx
4 3 (15.79%) FTP
4 3 (15.79%) HTTP
4 3 (15.79%) IPsec
4 3 (15.79%) iSCSI
4 3 (15.79%) SSL
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (10.53%) Ethernet
5 2 (10.53%) Firewall
5 2 (10.53%) NAS
5 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications
6 1 (5.26%) DMVPN
6 1 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (5.26%) VPN
6 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) GIS
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
1 3 (15.79%) Travis CI
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.53%) Automotive
3 1 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) IT Support
2 4 (21.05%) Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Server Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Support Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Support Officer
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Field Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Migration Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Security Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
1 3 (15.79%) J2EE
1 3 (15.79%) Servlets
2 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (21.05%) Clustering
2 4 (21.05%) HTC Vive
2 4 (21.05%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (15.79%) iPad
3 3 (15.79%) iPhone
4 2 (10.53%) Life Science
4 2 (10.53%) Smartphone
5 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
5 1 (5.26%) Handset
5 1 (5.26%) NHS
5 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Linux
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (21.05%) Mac OS
4 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (10.53%) Unix
6 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (21.05%) Migration
2 4 (21.05%) Service Management
3 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
3 3 (15.79%) Open Source
4 2 (10.53%) CAD
4 2 (10.53%) DevOps
4 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.53%) IT Strategy
4 2 (10.53%) ITSM
4 2 (10.53%) Line Management
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
4 2 (10.53%) Software Deployment
5 1 (5.26%) Coaching
5 1 (5.26%) Microservices
5 1 (5.26%) Network Management
5 1 (5.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Java
1 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) C
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) MCITP
2 4 (21.05%) MCTS
3 2 (10.53%) CCNP
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.53%) MCSA
3 2 (10.53%) MOS
4 1 (5.26%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) CCSE
4 1 (5.26%) DBS Check
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
3 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (15.79%) Xen
5 2 (10.53%) Terminal Services
6 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) WSUS
2 3 (15.79%) Puppet
3 2 (10.53%) SCCM
4 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) Apple
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco
4 3 (15.79%) Google
4 3 (15.79%) MobileIron
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle
5 2 (10.53%) Autodesk
5 2 (10.53%) BMC
5 2 (10.53%) Citrix
6 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
6 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.26%) F5
6 1 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) Imperva
6 1 (5.26%) Infoblox
6 1 (5.26%) WSO2