Period
to 21 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 81 73
Rank change year-on-year -9 -8 0
Contract jobs citing DHCP 14 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.86% 1.21% 1.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.38% 5.15% 6.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 8
Hertfordshire median daily rate £355 £375 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.33% +19.05% -10.00%
10th Percentile £150 £160 £198
90th Percentile £468 £406 £338
East of England median daily rate £413 £213 £325
% change year-on-year +94.12% -34.62% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £52.50 £21.28 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +146.77% - -
East of England median hourly rate £19.00 £20.14 £40.00
% change year-on-year -5.65% -49.66% +85.83%

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 260 330 279
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 15.89% 23.44% 19.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 157 150
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £153 £130 £245
90th Percentile £506 £550 £503
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 40 9
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.64 £16.65 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.91% -4.84% -18.70%
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.03 £13.60
90th Percentile £52.75 £32.40 £44.08
East of England median hourly rate £17.75 £21.28 £37.50
% change year-on-year -16.57% -43.27% +17.19%

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 September 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 September 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 September 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 - 5
Stevenage -8 2 £175 -56.58% 1
Tring - 2 £150 -
DHCP
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 12 (85.71%) DNS
2 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 6 (42.86%) VMware
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) VPN
5 5 (35.71%) Citrix
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco
5 5 (35.71%) Skype for Business
5 5 (35.71%) Office 365
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (35.71%) Skype
5 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
6 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 4 (28.57%) PKI
6 4 (28.57%) McAfee
6 4 (28.57%) Clustering
6 4 (28.57%) LDAP
6 4 (28.57%) ADSI
6 4 (28.57%) Kerberos
7 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
7 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (21.43%) Migration

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 5 (35.71%) Skype for Business
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) 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 5 (35.71%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) Akamai
2 2 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) DNS
2 5 (35.71%) Skype
2 5 (35.71%) VPN
3 4 (28.57%) Kerberos
4 3 (21.43%) BGP
4 3 (21.43%) OSPF
4 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (14.29%) DMVPN
5 2 (14.29%) EIGRP
5 2 (14.29%) GLBP
5 2 (14.29%) HTTPS
5 2 (14.29%) IGRP
5 2 (14.29%) Internet
5 2 (14.29%) IPsec
5 2 (14.29%) Multicast
5 2 (14.29%) NetScaler
5 2 (14.29%) Network Security
5 2 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Electronic Patient Records
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)
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (21.43%) Analyst
1 3 (21.43%) IT Support
1 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Messaging Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Messaging Support
2 2 (14.29%) Messaging Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Server Support
2 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server Support
2 2 (14.29%) Wintel Support
2 2 (14.29%) Wintel Support 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 4 (28.57%) Clustering
1 4 (28.57%) PKI
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) e-Health
4 1 (7.14%) LIMS
4 1 (7.14%) NHS
4 1 (7.14%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Debian
5 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
5 1 (7.14%) Unix
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) DevOps
2 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 2 (14.29%) Network Management
2 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 2 (14.29%) The Twelve-Factor App
2 2 (14.29%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (7.14%) Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Health Informatics
3 1 (7.14%) Informatics
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Server Patching
3 1 (7.14%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) CCNP
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) HL7
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Ceph
2 1 (7.14%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) FreeRADIUS
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 2 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) Grafana
2 1 (7.14%) Prometheus
2 1 (7.14%) Salt
2 1 (7.14%) vCenter Server
2 1 (7.14%) vMotion
2 1 (7.14%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 6 (42.86%) VMware
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) Citrix
3 4 (28.57%) McAfee
4 2 (14.29%) Altiris
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%) Symantec
4 2 (14.29%) Zscaler
5 1 (7.14%) Aruba
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%) Tufin