Period
to 28 November 2020

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 28 November 2020 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
28 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 46 87 120
Rank change year-on-year +41 +33 -11
Contract jobs citing DHCP 50 76 65
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hampshire 4.37% 2.26% 1.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.31% 11.55% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 49 36
Median daily rate £450 £390 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +3.72% +3.72%
10th Percentile £261 £300 £266
90th Percentile £588 £481 £600
South East median daily rate £408 £375 £376
% change year-on-year +8.67% -0.27% +11.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.63 £45.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.98% -16.48% +8.55%
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £22.75 £42.27
% change year-on-year +53.85% -46.17% +19.48%

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 259 658 819
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 22.66% 19.53% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 390 480
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £278 £274 £303
90th Percentile £575 £538 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 48 48
Median hourly rate £35.00 £38.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.68% -3.13% +100.00%
10th Percentile £10.03 £15.11 £13.50
90th Percentile £53.13 £48.11 £50.08
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £22.63
% change year-on-year - +54.70% +33.09%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in Hampshire

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing DHCP in Hampshire.

Daily rate trend for DHCP in Hampshire

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing DHCP in Hampshire over the 6 months to 28 November 2020.

Daily rate histogram for DHCP in Hampshire

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing DHCP in Hampshire.

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 28 November 2020. 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
Hook - 9 £553 -
Basingstoke +20 7 £375 -25.00% 2
Winchester +16 7 £488 +27.62%
Havant +5 4 £575 +53.33%
Farnborough +15 3 £375 -17.81% 9
Bordon - 3 - - 1
Aldershot - 2 - -
Andover - 2 £488 -
Portsmouth +16 1 £250 -25.93% 2
Fleet +2 1 £275 -8.33%
Alton - 1 - -
DHCP
South East

For the 6 months to 28 November 2020, 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 50 (100.00%) DNS
2 33 (66.00%) Security Cleared
3 32 (64.00%) VMware
4 28 (56.00%) Microsoft
5 26 (52.00%) Windows
6 25 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 25 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 22 (44.00%) Load Balancing
8 21 (42.00%) Firewall
9 19 (38.00%) Windows Server
10 18 (36.00%) Palo Alto
11 17 (34.00%) DV Cleared
12 16 (32.00%) SC Cleared
12 16 (32.00%) Dell
12 16 (32.00%) vSphere
13 15 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
14 14 (28.00%) vCenter Server
14 14 (28.00%) Microsoft Excel
15 13 (26.00%) Cisco
15 13 (26.00%) Migration
16 12 (24.00%) Linux
17 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Office
17 11 (22.00%) Citrix
17 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
17 11 (22.00%) SCCM
17 11 (22.00%) IaaS
18 10 (20.00%) High Availability
18 10 (20.00%) Azure
18 10 (20.00%) VSAN
18 10 (20.00%) VMware NSX

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 10 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.00%) Confluence
2 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (6.00%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (6.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.00%) nginx
Applications
1 14 (28.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 4 (8.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.00%) IaaS
2 10 (20.00%) Azure
3 8 (16.00%) Office 365
4 6 (12.00%) AWS
5 3 (6.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (6.00%) PaaS
5 3 (6.00%) SaaS
6 2 (4.00%) Power Platform
7 1 (2.00%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 50 (100.00%) DNS
2 21 (42.00%) Firewall
3 10 (20.00%) VSAN
4 9 (18.00%) NetScaler
5 8 (16.00%) Network Security
5 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
6 7 (14.00%) Wireless
7 5 (10.00%) LAN
7 5 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (10.00%) Skype
7 5 (10.00%) Unified Communications
7 5 (10.00%) VLAN
7 5 (10.00%) WAN
8 4 (8.00%) IPsec
8 4 (8.00%) POP3
8 4 (8.00%) SMTP
8 4 (8.00%) SNMP
8 4 (8.00%) VPN
9 1 (2.00%) SSH
9 1 (2.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2019
3 1 (2.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) JIRA
2 4 (8.00%) Bitbucket
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Local Government
2 1 (2.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (22.00%) Architect
3 7 (14.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) .NET
1 4 (8.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) PKI
2 9 (18.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (14.00%) Private Cloud
4 6 (12.00%) Data Centre
5 4 (8.00%) Client/Server
6 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (6.00%) Driving Licence
6 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (4.00%) Fat Client
7 2 (4.00%) Public Cloud
7 2 (4.00%) Replication
7 2 (4.00%) Thin Client
8 1 (2.00%) CMDB
8 1 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (2.00%) Smartphone
8 1 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (52.00%) Windows
2 19 (38.00%) Windows Server
3 12 (24.00%) Linux
4 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2019
5 4 (8.00%) Unix
5 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (2.00%) CentOS
7 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) Load Balancing
2 13 (26.00%) Migration
3 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.00%) High Availability
4 10 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 10 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 9 (18.00%) Converged Infrastructure
6 8 (16.00%) DevOps
7 7 (14.00%) ITIL
8 6 (12.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 4 (8.00%) Analytics
9 4 (8.00%) Change Management
9 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
9 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (8.00%) Project Delivery
9 4 (8.00%) Runbook
9 4 (8.00%) Service Management
9 4 (8.00%) Web Filtering
10 3 (6.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.00%) SQL
2 6 (12.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (66.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (34.00%) DV Cleared
3 16 (32.00%) SC Cleared
4 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (14.00%) CCNA
5 7 (14.00%) CCNP
5 7 (14.00%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (8.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (8.00%) Degree
6 4 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (6.00%) MCSE
8 2 (4.00%) CCIE
9 1 (2.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.00%) NCSC
System Software
1 25 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 25 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (32.00%) vSphere
3 15 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (20.00%) VMware NSX
5 9 (18.00%) NFS
5 9 (18.00%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (18.00%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 14 (28.00%) vCenter Server
2 11 (22.00%) SCCM
3 9 (18.00%) Terraform
3 9 (18.00%) vMotion
3 9 (18.00%) vRealize
4 5 (10.00%) Nessus
5 4 (8.00%) Ansible
5 4 (8.00%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (6.00%) SCOM
7 1 (2.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 32 (64.00%) VMware
2 28 (56.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (36.00%) Palo Alto
4 16 (32.00%) Dell
5 13 (26.00%) Cisco
6 11 (22.00%) Citrix
7 10 (20.00%) CheckPoint
8 7 (14.00%) Aruba
8 7 (14.00%) Extreme Networks
9 6 (12.00%) McAfee
10 5 (10.00%) Avaya
11 2 (4.00%) Hypercom
11 2 (4.00%) NetApp
12 1 (2.00%) Juniper
12 1 (2.00%) Mellanox
12 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
12 1 (2.00%) Snow
12 1 (2.00%) Sonus
12 1 (2.00%) Veeam