Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 15 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 117 106
Rank change year-on-year -2 -11 +39
Contract jobs citing DHCP 70 53 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.84% 1.49% 1.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.44% 6.35% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 39 43
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £363 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +16.94% +7.83%
10th Percentile £256 £119 £193
90th Percentile £600 £440 £390
South East median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.05 £41.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.55% - -
South East median hourly rate £42.27 £35.38 £45.00
% change year-on-year +19.48% -21.39% +157.14%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 829 834 817
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 21.74% 23.40% 21.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 489 476 535
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £300 £213 £252
90th Percentile £575 £518 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £390 £383
% change year-on-year +2.56% +1.96% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 51 49
Hampshire median hourly rate £39.00 £20.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +95.00% -15.79% -27.20%
10th Percentile £13.50 £10.40 £11.97
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £49.46
South East median hourly rate £22.35 £17.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +31.46% -32.00% -5.66%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in Hampshire

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in Hampshire

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in Hampshire over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DHCP in Hampshire

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in Hampshire

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 15 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
Portsmouth -10 21 £600 +440.54% 1
Basingstoke +6 13 £384 -4.13% 3
Winchester -6 8 £380 +1.33% 1
Havant -2 6 £375 -
Fareham -3 6 £350 +9.38% 1
Southampton -15 5 £370 -15.43% 3
Hook 0 3 £415 +27.69%
Yateley - 1 £158 - 1
Farnborough - 1 £290 - 3
DHCP
South East

For the 6 months to 15 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 69 (98.57%) DNS
2 57 (81.43%) Active Directory
3 47 (67.14%) Windows
4 40 (57.14%) VMware
5 37 (52.86%) Security Cleared
6 36 (51.43%) Microsoft
7 32 (45.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 32 (45.71%) Windows Server
8 28 (40.00%) SC Cleared
8 28 (40.00%) PKI
8 28 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 27 (38.57%) PowerShell
10 23 (32.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 22 (31.43%) Hyper-V
11 22 (31.43%) Clustering
12 21 (30.00%) Firewall
12 21 (30.00%) SAN
13 19 (27.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 17 (24.29%) SCCM
14 17 (24.29%) VMware ESXi
15 16 (22.86%) High Availability
15 16 (22.86%) Citrix
16 15 (21.43%) Cisco
16 15 (21.43%) Dell
16 15 (21.43%) ITIL
16 15 (21.43%) VLAN
17 14 (20.00%) vSphere
18 13 (18.57%) XenApp
18 13 (18.57%) Juniper
19 12 (17.14%) Thin Client

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 12 (17.14%) SharePoint
2 9 (12.86%) Skype for Business
3 6 (8.57%) Confluence
3 6 (8.57%) IIS
4 5 (7.14%) Apache
4 5 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (5.71%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.43%) Live Communications Server
6 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.86%) Azure Active Directory
1 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (12.86%) Office 365
2 7 (10.00%) Yammer
3 3 (4.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (98.57%) DNS
2 21 (30.00%) Firewall
2 21 (30.00%) SAN
3 15 (21.43%) VLAN
4 12 (17.14%) NetScaler
5 10 (14.29%) Internet
5 10 (14.29%) Skype
5 10 (14.29%) SNMP
6 9 (12.86%) Fibre Channel
6 9 (12.86%) iSCSI
6 9 (12.86%) TCP/IP
7 8 (11.43%) WAN
8 6 (8.57%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (8.57%) VPN
9 5 (7.14%) SMTP
9 5 (7.14%) SSL
10 4 (5.71%) HTTP
10 4 (5.71%) LAN
10 4 (5.71%) Wireless
11 3 (4.29%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.43%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (8.57%) JIRA
2 2 (2.86%) MSI
2 2 (2.86%) Toad
General
1 9 (12.86%) Military
2 3 (4.29%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.86%) Finance
3 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (24.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (12.86%) Wintel Engineer
3 8 (11.43%) Support Engineer
4 7 (10.00%) Architect
4 7 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Server Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Test Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Network Support
8 3 (4.29%) Consultant
8 3 (4.29%) Network Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Wintel Support
8 3 (4.29%) Wintel Support Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) Citrix Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) Network Consultant
9 2 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.86%) LDAP
2 4 (5.71%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.43%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (40.00%) PKI
2 22 (31.43%) Clustering
3 12 (17.14%) Fat Client
3 12 (17.14%) Thin Client
4 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (7.14%) Replication
6 4 (5.71%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.43%) FlexPod
8 1 (1.43%) HP Storage
8 1 (1.43%) IVR
8 1 (1.43%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.43%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.43%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 47 (67.14%) Windows
2 32 (45.71%) Windows Server
3 28 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (32.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (12.86%) Linux
6 7 (10.00%) Windows 10
7 6 (8.57%) CentOS
7 6 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (8.57%) SUSE
7 6 (8.57%) Ubuntu
7 6 (8.57%) Windows 7
7 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (5.71%) Unix
9 3 (4.29%) Solaris
10 2 (2.86%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 16 (22.86%) High Availability
3 15 (21.43%) ITIL
4 10 (14.29%) Application Packaging
5 8 (11.43%) Migration
5 8 (11.43%) Server Management
6 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (8.57%) Critical Thinking
6 6 (8.57%) Network Load Balancing
6 6 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (8.57%) Storage Management
6 6 (8.57%) Test Scripting
7 5 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.71%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.71%) NsoIT
8 4 (5.71%) Patch Management
8 4 (5.71%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (5.71%) Problem Management
9 3 (4.29%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.29%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 27 (38.57%) PowerShell
2 12 (17.14%) SQL
3 3 (4.29%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (52.86%) Security Cleared
2 28 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (11.43%) CCA
5 8 (11.43%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (11.43%) MCSE
6 7 (10.00%) MCSA
7 6 (8.57%) CCNP
7 6 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (4.29%) CCENT
8 3 (4.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.43%) CCDP
9 1 (1.43%) DBS Check
9 1 (1.43%) Degree
9 1 (1.43%) JNCIS
System Software
1 57 (81.43%) Active Directory
2 32 (45.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (31.43%) Hyper-V
4 17 (24.29%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (20.00%) vSphere
6 13 (18.57%) XenApp
7 11 (15.71%) DFS Replication
7 11 (15.71%) XenDesktop
8 10 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (14.29%) XenServer
9 6 (8.57%) Docker
9 6 (8.57%) iptables
9 6 (8.57%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (2.86%) ProxySG
10 2 (2.86%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (1.43%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
11 1 (1.43%) ISA Server
11 1 (1.43%) NDS
11 1 (1.43%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 17 (24.29%) SCCM
2 10 (14.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
2 10 (14.29%) SCOM
3 7 (10.00%) Failover Clustering
4 6 (8.57%) Ansible
4 6 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (8.57%) PowerCLI
4 6 (8.57%) Puppet
4 6 (8.57%) SELinux
4 6 (8.57%) vCenter Server
4 6 (8.57%) WSUS
5 5 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (7.14%) yum
6 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (4.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (4.29%) SCVMM
6 3 (4.29%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (1.43%) Nagios
7 1 (1.43%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 40 (57.14%) VMware
2 36 (51.43%) Microsoft
3 16 (22.86%) Citrix
4 15 (21.43%) Cisco
4 15 (21.43%) Dell
5 13 (18.57%) Juniper
6 8 (11.43%) HP
6 8 (11.43%) McAfee
7 7 (10.00%) EMC
8 6 (8.57%) Dell Compellent
9 4 (5.71%) SolarWinds
9 4 (5.71%) Veritas
10 3 (4.29%) Aruba
10 3 (4.29%) Oracle
11 2 (2.86%) 3PAR
11 2 (2.86%) Ivanti
11 2 (2.86%) Lumension
11 2 (2.86%) Meraki
11 2 (2.86%) Remedy
11 2 (2.86%) Symantec