The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 30 April 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)
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 43 52
Rank change year-on-year +9 +9  
Contract jobs citing DHCP 12 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.29% 1.91% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.38% 10.84% 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 1
Median daily rate £217 £180 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.55% -60.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £325 £300
% change year-on-year -3.07% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 78 83 52
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 21.37% 17.66% 10.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 44 23
Median daily rate £295 £338 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.59% -25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £130 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £405 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £364 £340
% change year-on-year +6.45% +7.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 3
Median hourly rate £43.50 £40.25 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.07% -7.47%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -16.66% -  

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in Gloucestershire

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DHCP in Gloucestershire

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in Gloucestershire

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Gloucester +1 6 £118 -34.72% 1
Cheltenham -1 1 £165 -29.03% 1
DHCP
South West

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) DNS
2 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
4 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
5 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (53.85%) Citrix
5 7 (53.85%) VMware
6 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
6 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (38.46%) DV Cleared
7 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
7 5 (38.46%) SQL
8 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
8 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
8 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
9 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
9 3 (23.08%) Network Management
9 3 (23.08%) Change Control
9 3 (23.08%) Demand Management
9 3 (23.08%) DBS Check
9 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
9 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
9 3 (23.08%) Netcool
9 3 (23.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 3 (23.08%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (23.08%) NetBackup
9 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 3 (23.08%) Apache
2 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (15.38%) IIS
3 2 (15.38%) Live Communications Server
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) Wireless
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
3 1 (7.69%) SNMP
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MS Access
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (7.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix Support
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix Support Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) Fat Client
2 2 (15.38%) Thin Client
3 1 (7.69%) ASIC
3 1 (7.69%) CESG
3 1 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
5 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
6 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
6 2 (15.38%) Solaris
6 2 (15.38%) Unix
6 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
7 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
2 3 (23.08%) Change Control
2 3 (23.08%) Demand Management
2 3 (23.08%) Network Management
2 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Time Management
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.69%) Network Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Physics
4 1 (7.69%) Requirements Management
4 1 (7.69%) Statistics
4 1 (7.69%) UML
4 1 (7.69%) Use Case
4 1 (7.69%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C++
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) DV Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) DBS Check
3 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) CCNA
4 1 (7.69%) CCNP
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) MCSA
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Firmware
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) ISA Server
3 1 (7.69%) UAG
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
3 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) NetBackup
1 3 (23.08%) Netcool
1 3 (23.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) Unicenter
2 2 (15.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Citrix
1 7 (53.85%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Apple
3 3 (23.08%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) EMC
4 2 (15.38%) Meridio
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 2 (15.38%) Veritas
5 1 (7.69%) Computacenter
5 1 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) Intel Security
5 1 (7.69%) Remedy