Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 83 60
Rank change year-on-year +4 -23 +1
Contract jobs citing DHCP 24 19 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.47% 1.20% 2.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.57% 5.88% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 16
Hertfordshire median daily rate £325 £294 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.64% -8.91% -0.77%
10th Percentile £154 £155 £205
90th Percentile £423 £408 £406
East of England median daily rate £400 £238 £325
% change year-on-year +68.42% -26.92% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £21.28 -
East of England median hourly rate £12.00 £15.73 £35.00
% change year-on-year -23.71% -55.06% +62.60%

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 280 323 289
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 17.11% 20.44% 20.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 151 159
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £187 £125 £245
90th Percentile £500 £535 £525
East of England median daily rate £400 £363 £360
% change year-on-year +10.34% +0.69% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 45 10
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.00 £16.81 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.79% -37.18% +24.27%
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.25 £13.38
90th Percentile £48.55 £33.15 £44.08
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -34.00% -30.56% +20.00%

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 21 November 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
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 21 November 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
Stevenage -4 6 £175 -56.58% 5
Watford +2 4 £350 +9.80% 2
Waltham Cross - 4 £300 - 2
Hatfield - 3 £525 - 4
Tring 0 2 £150 -40.00%
Borehamwood - 2 £375 -
DHCP
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 17 (70.83%) DNS
3 16 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 12 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
6 10 (41.67%) Windows 10
7 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
7 9 (37.50%) VMware
7 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (29.17%) Windows 7
8 7 (29.17%) Linux
8 7 (29.17%) Python
8 7 (29.17%) Migration
8 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (29.17%) Internet
9 6 (25.00%) NHS
9 6 (25.00%) LIMS
9 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
9 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (25.00%) Data Migration
9 6 (25.00%) Health Informatics
9 6 (25.00%) Analytics
9 6 (25.00%) Informatics
9 6 (25.00%) HL7
9 6 (25.00%) e-Health
9 6 (25.00%) PACS
9 6 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
9 6 (25.00%) Server Patching
9 6 (25.00%) Electronic Patient Records

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 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.50%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.17%) 3ds Max
2 1 (4.17%) AutoCAD
2 1 (4.17%) CINEMA 4D
2 1 (4.17%) SketchUp
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon Glacier
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (4.17%) AWS CloudTrail
2 1 (4.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (70.83%) DNS
2 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 7 (29.17%) Internet
4 6 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (16.67%) Firewall
5 4 (16.67%) HTTP
5 4 (16.67%) IGMP
5 4 (16.67%) PBX
5 4 (16.67%) RTCP
5 4 (16.67%) RTP
5 4 (16.67%) SNMP
5 4 (16.67%) VLAN
5 4 (16.67%) VoIP
5 4 (16.67%) Wireshark
6 3 (12.50%) Skype
6 3 (12.50%) VPN
7 2 (8.33%) LAN
7 2 (8.33%) WAN
7 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (4.17%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Electronic Patient Records
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) GDB
1 4 (16.67%) Subversion
1 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (16.67%) Valgrind
1 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Back Office
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Analyst
1 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Support
1 5 (20.83%) Support Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) C Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 4 (16.67%) VoIP Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Active Directory Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Active Directory Support
4 2 (8.33%) Active Directory Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) AWS Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) IT Support
4 2 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) FreeSWITCH
1 4 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) e-Health
1 6 (25.00%) LIMS
1 6 (25.00%) NHS
1 6 (25.00%) PACS
2 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (41.67%) Windows 10
4 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (29.17%) Linux
5 7 (29.17%) Windows 7
5 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.17%) Debian
7 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
7 1 (4.17%) Unix
7 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Migration
2 6 (25.00%) Analytics
2 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 6 (25.00%) Health Informatics
2 6 (25.00%) Informatics
2 6 (25.00%) Server Patching
3 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 5 (20.83%) ITIL
3 5 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps
6 1 (4.17%) Information Security
6 1 (4.17%) Network Virtualisation
6 1 (4.17%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) Python
2 5 (20.83%) Perl
3 4 (16.67%) C
3 4 (16.67%) C++
4 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) AWS Certification
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) HL7
System Software
1 16 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (16.67%) KVM
2 4 (16.67%) VirtualBox
2 4 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.17%) Ceph
3 1 (4.17%) Docker
3 1 (4.17%) Firmware
3 1 (4.17%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (4.17%) vSphere
3 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) NetBackup
1 3 (12.50%) WSUS
2 2 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.17%) Ansible
3 1 (4.17%) Grafana
3 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.17%) Prometheus
3 1 (4.17%) Puppet
3 1 (4.17%) Salt
3 1 (4.17%) SCCM
3 1 (4.17%) Terraform
3 1 (4.17%) vMotion
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 9 (37.50%) VMware
3 5 (20.83%) Symantec
4 3 (12.50%) Veeam
5 2 (8.33%) Altiris
6 1 (4.17%) Apple
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco
6 1 (4.17%) Citrix
6 1 (4.17%) Meraki
6 1 (4.17%) NetApp
6 1 (4.17%) SAP