Period
to 21 May 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 May 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 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 78 84
Rank change year-on-year -5 +6 -3
Contract jobs citing DHCP 17 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.17% 0.89% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% 4.47% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 0
Hertfordshire median daily rate £380 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% - -
East of England median daily rate £318 £338 £381
% change year-on-year -5.93% -11.48% +16.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £52.50 - -
East of England median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +10.53% -52.50% +128.57%

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 255 246 239
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 17.50% 19.92% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 130 117
Hertfordshire median daily rate £350 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.45% -9.38% +11.11%
10th Percentile £200 £161 £250
90th Percentile £545 £550 £538
East of England median daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 16 17
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £13.70 £16.89 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.86% +12.57% -14.29%
10th Percentile £12.10 £10.00 £12.50
90th Percentile £37.00 £48.75 £40.20
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year -27.08% -36.84% +56.30%

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 May 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 21 May 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 21 May 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 - 11 £475 - 2
Stevenage -4 5 £275 +22.00%
DHCP
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 15 (88.24%) DNS
2 10 (58.82%) Windows
3 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
4 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 7 (41.18%) Cisco
6 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
6 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
7 5 (29.41%) F5
7 5 (29.41%) Migration
7 5 (29.41%) PKI
7 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
7 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (29.41%) Firewall
8 4 (23.53%) McAfee
8 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
8 4 (23.53%) Citrix
8 4 (23.53%) Kerberos
8 4 (23.53%) Unix
8 4 (23.53%) LDAP
8 4 (23.53%) ADSI
8 4 (23.53%) SCCM
8 4 (23.53%) Clustering
9 3 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (17.65%) SNMP
9 3 (17.65%) MPLS

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 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) Akamai
2 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) DNS
2 5 (29.41%) Firewall
3 4 (23.53%) Kerberos
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (17.65%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (17.65%) IPsec
4 3 (17.65%) MPLS
4 3 (17.65%) SNMP
5 2 (11.76%) BGP
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (11.76%) DMVPN
5 2 (11.76%) DWDM
5 2 (11.76%) EIGRP
5 2 (11.76%) GLBP
5 2 (11.76%) IGRP
5 2 (11.76%) Multicast
5 2 (11.76%) NetScaler
5 2 (11.76%) Network Security
5 2 (11.76%) OSPF
5 2 (11.76%) Skype
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) InstallShield
1 1 (5.88%) MSI
General
1 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Messaging Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Messaging Support
3 2 (11.76%) Messaging Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Network Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Security Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Server Support
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server Support
3 2 (11.76%) Wintel Support
3 2 (11.76%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Packager
4 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) ADSI
1 4 (23.53%) LDAP
2 2 (11.76%) 802.1X
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
2 5 (29.41%) PKI
3 4 (23.53%) Clustering
4 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (23.53%) Unix
5 2 (11.76%) Linux
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.88%) Solaris
6 1 (5.88%) VxWorks
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Migration
2 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
2 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
2 2 (11.76%) Network Management
2 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
2 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
2 2 (11.76%) The Twelve-Factor App
2 2 (11.76%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (5.88%) Change Control
3 1 (5.88%) DevOps
3 1 (5.88%) Disk Encryption
3 1 (5.88%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (5.88%) Network Design
3 1 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (5.88%) Software Distribution
3 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
3 1 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (5.88%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) CCNP
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) BitLocker
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (5.88%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.88%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) vCenter Server
2 1 (5.88%) vRealize
2 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco
3 5 (29.41%) F5
4 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
4 4 (23.53%) Citrix
4 4 (23.53%) McAfee
5 2 (11.76%) Arista
5 2 (11.76%) Blue Coat
5 2 (11.76%) Infoblox
5 2 (11.76%) Lumension
5 2 (11.76%) Riverbed
5 2 (11.76%) VMware
5 2 (11.76%) Zscaler
6 1 (5.88%) Aruba
6 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
6 1 (5.88%) Juniper
6 1 (5.88%) Meraki
6 1 (5.88%) Palo Alto
6 1 (5.88%) Sun
6 1 (5.88%) Tufin