Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 July 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)
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 33 38
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5 +2
Contract jobs citing DHCP 5 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.72% 1.81% 1.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.43% 17.65% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Luton median daily rate £213 £425 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +47.83% -17.86%
10th Percentile £171 £232 £174
90th Percentile £244 £438 £305
Bedfordshire median daily rate £213 £425 £294
% change year-on-year -50.00% +44.68% -14.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +142.86%

DHCP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Luton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 53 34 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 18.28% 10.27% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 18 17
Luton median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +18.52%
10th Percentile £215 £169 £130
90th Percentile £675 £579 £545
Bedfordshire median daily rate £400 £369 £400
% change year-on-year +8.47% -7.81% +18.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Luton median hourly rate £14.00 £36.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.11% +227.27% -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £14.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -65.00% - +180.70%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in Luton

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in Luton

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

1 3 (60.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) YAML
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon Glacier
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudTrail
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Apple
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec
1 1 (20.00%) VMware