Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 45 58
Rank change year-on-year -17 +13 -9
Contract jobs citing DHCP 3 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.45% 1.49% 1.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.95% 5.37% 14.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 8
Lancashire median daily rate £625 £250 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -33.33% +36.36%
10th Percentile £613 £192 £249
90th Percentile £638 £433 £429
North West median daily rate £360 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +2.78% -6.60% +30.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Lancashire median hourly rate - - £14.00
North West median hourly rate £20.86 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +34.56% +3.33% -10.45%

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 76 149 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 11.29% 27.80% 11.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 77 51
Lancashire median daily rate £464 £448 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.63% +19.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £339 £250
90th Percentile £593 £550 £465
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £405
% change year-on-year - -1.23% +15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 10
Lancashire median hourly rate £13.87 £11.72 £20.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.34% -41.62% +74.57%
10th Percentile £9.63 £10.30 £12.68
90th Percentile £80.25 £31.96 £40.23
North West median hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -14.29%

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 16 July 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 - 3 £625 -
DHCP
North West

For the 6 months to 16 July 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%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) CCIE
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCDP
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 3 (100.00%) Data Management
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 3 (100.00%) Chartered Engineer

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) PaaS
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Contract Management
1 3 (100.00%) Data Management
1 3 (100.00%) Decision-Making
1 3 (100.00%) IT Strategy
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (100.00%) Product Management
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 3 (100.00%) SFIA
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCDP
1 3 (100.00%) CCIE
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft