Period
to 11 December 2018

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 6 months to 11 December 2018 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
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 57 55
Rank change year-on-year -4 -2 +10
Contract jobs citing DHCP 13 7 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.69% 1.08% 2.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.02% 7.78% 20.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 17
Gloucestershire median daily rate £288 £248 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.16% -34.00% +50.00%
10th Percentile £195 £201 £106
90th Percentile £506 £312 £400
South West median daily rate £325 £273 £320
% change year-on-year +19.27% -14.84% -14.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - £41.00
South West median hourly rate £47.00 £23.50 £41.75
% change year-on-year +100.00% -43.71% +142.03%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 118 90 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 15.32% 13.82% 12.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 41 82
Gloucestershire median daily rate £450 £325 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.46% +6.56% -17.57%
10th Percentile £200 £153 £120
90th Percentile £545 £448 £416
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 15
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £28.10 £31.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.79% +57.50% -53.49%
10th Percentile £10.92 £19.90 £10.95
90th Percentile £47.35 £36.38 £55.00
South West median hourly rate £42.00 £27.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +55.56% -25.00% -8.28%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

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 6 months to 11 December 2018.

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 6 months to 11 December 2018. 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
Gloucester -1 7 £200 -33.33% 3
Cheltenham -4 4 £400 +105.13% 3
DHCP
South West

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 13 (100.00%) DNS
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 10 (76.92%) Windows Server
4 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
5 8 (61.54%) Citrix
6 7 (53.85%) ITIL
6 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (46.15%) Windows 10
7 6 (46.15%) SCCM
7 6 (46.15%) DV Cleared
7 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
7 6 (46.15%) ITIL V3
7 6 (46.15%) Service Management
7 6 (46.15%) Service Delivery
7 6 (46.15%) ITSM
7 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (30.77%) Office 365
9 4 (30.77%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
9 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
9 4 (30.77%) SAN
9 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (30.77%) SLA
10 3 (23.08%) Cisco
10 3 (23.08%) HP
10 3 (23.08%) Veritas

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 3 (23.08%) Apache
1 3 (23.08%) IIS
1 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
1 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
1 3 (23.08%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Live Communications Server
2 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Office 365
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) DNS
2 4 (30.77%) SAN
3 3 (23.08%) Internet
3 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 3 (23.08%) VLAN
4 2 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (15.38%) NAS
4 2 (15.38%) NetScaler
4 2 (15.38%) Skype
4 2 (15.38%) SSL
4 2 (15.38%) VPN
5 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (7.69%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
5 1 (7.69%) Wireless
5 1 (7.69%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) MS Access
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Build Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Build Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Fat Client
2 2 (15.38%) Thin Client
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server
3 6 (46.15%) Windows 10
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
6 2 (15.38%) Solaris
6 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL V3
2 6 (46.15%) ITSM
2 6 (46.15%) Service Delivery
2 6 (46.15%) Service Management
3 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
4 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
4 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 2 (15.38%) Converged Infrastructure
4 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
4 2 (15.38%) Demand Management
4 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (15.38%) Fault Management
4 2 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (15.38%) Proactive Management
4 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (15.38%) Time Management
4 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) DV Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (23.08%) MCP
4 3 (23.08%) MCSA
4 3 (23.08%) MCSE
5 2 (15.38%) CCNA
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (15.38%) Degree
6 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
3 4 (30.77%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (23.08%) ISA Server
4 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (23.08%) XenApp
4 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
5 2 (15.38%) Firmware
6 1 (7.69%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) SCCM
2 3 (23.08%) SCOM
2 3 (23.08%) SCVMM
2 3 (23.08%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (15.38%) NetBackup
3 2 (15.38%) Netcool
3 2 (15.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (15.38%) SCDPM
3 2 (15.38%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) Citrix
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) Veritas
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) EMC
4 2 (15.38%) Meridio
5 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
5 1 (7.69%) Meraki
5 1 (7.69%) NetApp
5 1 (7.69%) Nimble Storage