Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 22 November 2017 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)
South East > Kent
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 44 57
Rank change year-on-year -16 +13 +5
Contract jobs citing DHCP 5 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.94% 1.40% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.41% 9.09% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 4
Kent median daily rate £200 £178 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.27% -40.87% -34.86%
10th Percentile £130 £173 £230
90th Percentile £538 £341 £369
South East median daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year +7.69% -3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £35.38 £38.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year -7.52% +118.57% -7.89%

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 Kent with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 78 77 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 14.66% 15.37% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 55 38
Kent median daily rate £365 £283 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.20% -24.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £128 £140 £257
90th Percentile £538 £448 £500
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 6
Kent median hourly rate £25.69 £20.83 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.33% -45.18% +204.00%
South East median hourly rate £17.38 £25.50 £22.83
% change year-on-year -31.86% +11.70% +26.83%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in Kent

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in Kent

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in Kent over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DHCP in Kent

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in Kent

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Kent region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Dartford - 1 £200 -
DHCP
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DHCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 5 (100.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (60.00%) Driving Licence
3 3 (60.00%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) SLA
3 3 (60.00%) IIS
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) TippingPoint
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (20.00%) WAAS

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (60.00%) IIS
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Multicast
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) WAAS
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Field Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Support
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Field Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Field Support Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (20.00%) AlgoSec
3 1 (20.00%) Aruba
3 1 (20.00%) Bloomberg
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) FireEye
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) LogLogic
3 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (20.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (20.00%) TippingPoint
3 1 (20.00%) VMware