Period
to 29 May 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 29 May 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
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 57 97 110
Rank change year-on-year +40 +13 +29
Contract jobs citing DHCP 55 81 61
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.94% 2.32% 1.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.55% 12.37% 7.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 60 20
Median daily rate £450 £375 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +8.30% -12.34%
10th Percentile £296 £216 £218
90th Percentile £525 £478 £437
South East median daily rate £403 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +7.47% +15.38% -8.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £61.00 - £22.67
10th Percentile £60.50 - £21.27
90th Percentile £61.50 - £24.22
South East median hourly rate £14.00 £18.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -22.22% -2.70% -56.47%

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 378 655 794
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 20.21% 18.78% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 397 355
Median daily rate £420 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.35% +0.63% -3.61%
10th Percentile £263 £252 £200
90th Percentile £525 £538 £518
South East median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 42 74
Median hourly rate £37.50 £23.71 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.19% -10.55% +45.13%
10th Percentile £23.00 £12.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.51 £47.45 £47.50
Median hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £25.01
% change year-on-year +85.71% -30.01% +49.28%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Havant +4 22 £456 +17.74%
Fareham +10 8 £420 +37.14%
Basingstoke +29 3 £500 +32.10%
Farnborough +20 3 £400 +33.33%
Portsmouth +19 2 £280 +33.33%
Fleet - 2 £288 -
Winchester -5 1 £400 +12.04%
Bordon - 1 - -
DHCP
South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 51 (92.73%) Windows
1 51 (92.73%) DNS
2 48 (87.27%) Active Directory
3 42 (76.36%) Windows Server
4 39 (70.91%) VMware
5 30 (54.55%) Firewall
6 29 (52.73%) PowerShell
7 28 (50.91%) VMware Infrastructure
8 26 (47.27%) High Availability
9 23 (41.82%) PKI
9 23 (41.82%) Microsoft
10 21 (38.18%) WAN
10 21 (38.18%) Migration
11 17 (30.91%) Disaster Recovery
11 17 (30.91%) VLAN
11 17 (30.91%) Hyper-V
11 17 (30.91%) Data Centre
12 15 (27.27%) Skype
12 15 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (27.27%) Skype for Business
12 15 (27.27%) Office 365
12 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
13 14 (25.45%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (25.45%) .NET
13 14 (25.45%) SCCM
13 14 (25.45%) Validation
13 14 (25.45%) Clustering
13 14 (25.45%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (25.45%) Windows Server 2016
13 14 (25.45%) Windows Server 2019

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 15 (27.27%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.82%) Confluence
2 1 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.82%) IIS
2 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.82%) nginx
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (27.27%) Office 365
2 9 (16.36%) Azure
3 2 (3.64%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.82%) AWS
4 1 (1.82%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (92.73%) DNS
2 30 (54.55%) Firewall
3 21 (38.18%) WAN
4 17 (30.91%) VLAN
5 15 (27.27%) Skype
6 13 (23.64%) LAN
6 13 (23.64%) TCP/IP
7 12 (21.82%) IPsec
7 12 (21.82%) PBX
7 12 (21.82%) SNMP
7 12 (21.82%) Spanning Tree
8 8 (14.55%) IKE
8 8 (14.55%) Multicast
8 8 (14.55%) SMTP
8 8 (14.55%) VoIP
9 7 (12.73%) Cisco Wireless
9 7 (12.73%) SSH
9 7 (12.73%) Wireless
9 7 (12.73%) WLAN
10 5 (9.09%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) MySQL
1 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.82%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.82%) JIRA
General
1 4 (7.27%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.45%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (5.45%) Public Sector
3 1 (1.82%) Electronics
3 1 (1.82%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Marketing
3 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (14.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (12.73%) Administrator
3 6 (10.91%) Network Engineer
3 6 (10.91%) Wintel Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.27%) Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Consultant
5 4 (7.27%) Messaging Administrator
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Data Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) IT Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Messaging Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Office 365 Consultant
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Messaging Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Cloud Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.45%) .NET
2 8 (14.55%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (41.82%) PKI
2 17 (30.91%) Data Centre
3 15 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (25.45%) Clustering
5 10 (18.18%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (9.09%) Fat Client
6 5 (9.09%) Thin Client
7 4 (7.27%) Management Information System
8 3 (5.45%) Replication
9 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
10 1 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 51 (92.73%) Windows
2 42 (76.36%) Windows Server
3 14 (25.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (25.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (25.45%) Windows Server 2016
3 14 (25.45%) Windows Server 2019
4 9 (16.36%) Windows 10
4 9 (16.36%) Windows 7
5 7 (12.73%) Linux
6 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 3 (5.45%) Ubuntu
6 3 (5.45%) Unix
6 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.64%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (47.27%) High Availability
2 21 (38.18%) Migration
3 17 (30.91%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (25.45%) Validation
5 12 (21.82%) ITIL
6 11 (20.00%) Project Delivery
7 9 (16.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 8 (14.55%) Incident Management
9 5 (9.09%) Availability Management
9 5 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (9.09%) System Testing
9 5 (9.09%) Web Filtering
10 4 (7.27%) Network Management
10 4 (7.27%) Network Planning
10 4 (7.27%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (7.27%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (5.45%) Configuration Management
11 3 (5.45%) DevOps
11 3 (5.45%) Load Balancing
11 3 (5.45%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 29 (52.73%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.91%) Python
3 4 (7.27%) SQL
4 3 (5.45%) Bash Shell
4 3 (5.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (16.36%) SC Cleared
2 9 (16.36%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.27%) CCIE
3 4 (7.27%) CCNP
3 4 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.45%) CCIE Routing and Switching
4 3 (5.45%) MCSA
4 3 (5.45%) MCSE
5 2 (3.64%) CCA
5 2 (3.64%) CCEA
5 2 (3.64%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (3.64%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) NCSC
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (87.27%) Active Directory
2 28 (50.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (30.91%) Hyper-V
4 9 (16.36%) vSphere
5 7 (12.73%) XenApp
5 7 (12.73%) XenDesktop
6 5 (9.09%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 5 (9.09%) DFS Replication
7 3 (5.45%) NFS
8 2 (3.64%) Firmware
8 2 (3.64%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (3.64%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.82%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (25.45%) SCCM
2 11 (20.00%) Failover Clustering
2 11 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 10 (18.18%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (7.27%) PowerCLI
4 4 (7.27%) vCenter Server
5 3 (5.45%) SCOM
5 3 (5.45%) WSUS
6 2 (3.64%) SafeCom
6 2 (3.64%) Terraform
7 1 (1.82%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 39 (70.91%) VMware
2 23 (41.82%) Microsoft
3 12 (21.82%) Cisco
3 12 (21.82%) Sonus
4 9 (16.36%) Citrix
5 7 (12.73%) Juniper
6 3 (5.45%) Dell
6 3 (5.45%) F5
6 3 (5.45%) Palo Alto
7 2 (3.64%) Ivanti
8 1 (1.82%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.82%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (1.82%) SAP
8 1 (1.82%) Sophos
8 1 (1.82%) Veeam