Period
to 18 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 72 68
Rank change year-on-year -9 -4 +16
Contract jobs citing DHCP 19 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.24% 1.81% 1.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.42% 8.25% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 7
Hertfordshire median daily rate £343 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.62% - +12.07%
10th Percentile £226 £207 £242
90th Percentile £550 £449 £388
East of England median daily rate £300 £338 £375
% change year-on-year -11.11% -10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £21.28 - £21.00
10th Percentile £20.64 - £17.25
90th Percentile £21.91 - £63.13
East of England median hourly rate £20.04 £16.75 £21.69
% change year-on-year +19.64% -22.78% +23.94%

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 256 291 260
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 16.75% 21.91% 19.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 149 107
Hertfordshire median daily rate £349 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.75% +6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £143 £194 £254
90th Percentile £525 £539 £538
East of England median daily rate £363 £371 £375
% change year-on-year -2.29% -1.07% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 12 31
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £14.00 £36.60 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.75% +74.29% +20.00%
10th Percentile £12.05 £10.38 £12.50
90th Percentile £36.75 £44.73 £41.50
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +43.96%

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 February 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 18 February 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 +3 7 £275 +22.00%
Watford -19 4 £319 - 1
Hatfield - 3 £550 - 6
Tring - 1 £250 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
DHCP
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 16 (84.21%) DNS
2 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 11 (57.89%) Windows
4 7 (36.84%) Firewall
5 6 (31.58%) Cisco
5 6 (31.58%) SCCM
6 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
6 5 (26.32%) VMware
6 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
7 4 (21.05%) Migration
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
8 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
8 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
8 3 (15.79%) WSUS
8 3 (15.79%) PKI
8 3 (15.79%) Software Distribution
8 3 (15.79%) BitLocker
8 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
8 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
8 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
8 3 (15.79%) F5
8 3 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (15.79%) Unix
8 3 (15.79%) ITIL

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 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (84.21%) DNS
2 7 (36.84%) Firewall
3 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (10.53%) LAN
5 2 (10.53%) NAS
5 2 (10.53%) VLAN
5 2 (10.53%) WAN
5 2 (10.53%) Wireless
6 1 (5.26%) 3GPP
6 1 (5.26%) DDNS
6 1 (5.26%) IPsec
6 1 (5.26%) MPLS
6 1 (5.26%) RTCP
6 1 (5.26%) RTP
6 1 (5.26%) SAN
6 1 (5.26%) VoIP
6 1 (5.26%) WLAN
6 1 (5.26%) X.500
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) InstallShield
1 3 (15.79%) MSI
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Consultant
1 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) Applications Packager
3 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
3 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared Application Packager
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Server Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
1 3 (15.79%) PKI
2 2 (10.53%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.79%) Unix
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.26%) Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Solaris
5 1 (5.26%) VxWorks
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
5 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Migration
2 3 (15.79%) Disk Encryption
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Software Distribution
3 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
3 2 (10.53%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.26%) Change Control
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) Identity Management
4 1 (5.26%) Network Design
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Service Design
4 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (5.26%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) C
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.79%) MCSA
2 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) CCNP
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) BitLocker
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (15.79%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.26%) vSphere
5 1 (5.26%) XenApp
5 1 (5.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) SCCM
2 3 (15.79%) WSUS
3 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco
3 5 (26.32%) VMware
4 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
4 3 (15.79%) F5
5 2 (10.53%) Citrix
5 2 (10.53%) Infoblox
6 1 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) Sun