Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 25 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)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 47 60
Rank change year-on-year -16 +13 -3
Contract jobs citing DHCP 3 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.47% 1.39% 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.26% 4.71% 7.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 1
Lancashire median daily rate £625 £300 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +108.33% -40.00% +81.82%
10th Percentile £613 £203 £475
90th Percentile £683 £538 £525
North West median daily rate £350 £350 £400
% change year-on-year - -12.50% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Lancashire median hourly rate - - £14.00
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +12.90% -31.11% +29.83%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 92 170 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 14.51% 29.51% 12.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 96 47
Lancashire median daily rate £450 £444 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.41% +18.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £262 £303 £213
90th Percentile £575 £550 £575
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 7
Lancashire median hourly rate £13.50 £11.36 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.84% -54.56% +47.06%
10th Percentile £10.18 £10.50 £13.50
90th Percentile £74.85 £13.97 £40.90
North West median hourly rate £18.06 £14.83 £16.00
% change year-on-year +21.82% -7.34% -4.99%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in Lancashire

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in Lancashire

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in Lancashire

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 25 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
Blackpool -22 2 £625 +108.33%
DHCP
North West

For the 6 months to 25 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (66.67%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Product Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) SFIA
2 2 (66.67%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (66.67%) Contract Management
2 2 (66.67%) IT Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Decision-Making
2 2 (66.67%) PaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Availability Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) CISM
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) PaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) IP Telephony
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MSI
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365 Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Availability Management
2 2 (66.67%) Contract Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Decision-Making
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) IT Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) Product Management
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (66.67%) SFIA
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Planning and Forecasting
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) CCDP
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CISM
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) VMware