Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 18 July 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)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 85 74
Rank change year-on-year -1 -11 +1
Contract jobs citing DHCP 14 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.90% 0.64% 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.51% 2.94% 6.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 7
Hertfordshire median daily rate £360 £331 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.68% +5.16% -10.00%
10th Percentile £185 £171 £196
90th Percentile £478 £397 £338
East of England median daily rate £355 £238 £323
% change year-on-year +49.47% -26.36% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £52.50 - -
East of England median hourly rate £20.45 £22.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -9.11% -43.75% +97.53%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 254 272 246
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 16.27% 21.60% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 146 142
Hertfordshire median daily rate £360 £349 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -12.81% +10.00%
10th Percentile £175 £130 £250
90th Percentile £513 £563 £535
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 28 12
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.38% -12.33% -5.03%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.00 £13.43
90th Percentile £35.00 £46.50 £43.55
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.33 £37.50
% change year-on-year -13.91% -45.79% +57.89%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in Hertfordshire

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in Hertfordshire

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DHCP in Hertfordshire

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in Hertfordshire

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for DHCP in Hertfordshire

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 July 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
Hatfield - 9 £380 - 2
Stevenage - 3 £188 -
DHCP
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 11 (78.57%) DNS
2 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 10 (71.43%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco
5 5 (35.71%) Citrix
5 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
5 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
5 5 (35.71%) SCCM
5 5 (35.71%) PKI
6 4 (28.57%) VMware
6 4 (28.57%) Clustering
6 4 (28.57%) LDAP
6 4 (28.57%) ADSI
6 4 (28.57%) Kerberos
6 4 (28.57%) McAfee
7 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
7 3 (21.43%) Skype
7 3 (21.43%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
7 3 (21.43%) BGP
7 3 (21.43%) MPLS
7 3 (21.43%) OSPF
7 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
1 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.14%) 3ds Max
2 1 (7.14%) AutoCAD
2 1 (7.14%) CINEMA 4D
2 1 (7.14%) SketchUp
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) Akamai
2 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) Kerberos
3 3 (21.43%) BGP
3 3 (21.43%) MPLS
3 3 (21.43%) OSPF
3 3 (21.43%) Skype
3 3 (21.43%) VPN
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (14.29%) DMVPN
4 2 (14.29%) DWDM
4 2 (14.29%) EIGRP
4 2 (14.29%) Firewall
4 2 (14.29%) GLBP
4 2 (14.29%) HTTPS
4 2 (14.29%) IGRP
4 2 (14.29%) IPsec
4 2 (14.29%) Multicast
4 2 (14.29%) NetScaler
4 2 (14.29%) Network Security
4 2 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) InstallShield
1 1 (7.14%) MSI
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Messaging Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Messaging Support
3 2 (14.29%) Messaging Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Server Support
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server Support
3 2 (14.29%) Wintel Support
3 2 (14.29%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) ADSI
1 4 (28.57%) LDAP
2 2 (14.29%) 802.1X
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) PKI
2 4 (28.57%) Clustering
3 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
4 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
6 1 (7.14%) Debian
6 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
6 1 (7.14%) Unix
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) DevOps
1 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
1 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
1 2 (14.29%) Migration
1 2 (14.29%) Network Management
1 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
1 2 (14.29%) The Twelve-Factor App
1 2 (14.29%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.14%) Disk Encryption
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) Site Reliability Engineering
2 1 (7.14%) Software Distribution
2 1 (7.14%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) CCNP
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) BitLocker
2 1 (7.14%) Ceph
2 1 (7.14%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) FreeRADIUS
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.14%) VMware NSX
2 1 (7.14%) vSphere
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (14.29%) Puppet
3 1 (7.14%) Ansible
3 1 (7.14%) Grafana
3 1 (7.14%) Prometheus
3 1 (7.14%) Salt
3 1 (7.14%) vCenter Server
3 1 (7.14%) vMotion
3 1 (7.14%) vRealize
3 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) Citrix
3 4 (28.57%) McAfee
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) Arista
4 2 (14.29%) Blue Coat
4 2 (14.29%) F5
4 2 (14.29%) Lumension
4 2 (14.29%) Meraki
4 2 (14.29%) Riverbed
4 2 (14.29%) Zscaler
5 1 (7.14%) Aruba
5 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
5 1 (7.14%) Juniper
5 1 (7.14%) NetApp
5 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
5 1 (7.14%) SAP
5 1 (7.14%) Tufin