The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for DHCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 26 June 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)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 - 73
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing DHCP 6 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.80% - 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.26% - 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £310 £300
% change year-on-year +1.61% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -32.14% +40.00%  

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 141 110 143
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 18.77% 16.79% 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 45 53
Median daily rate £400 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £350 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 2
Median hourly rate £15.50 £11.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.78% -43.02%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -7.93% +26.00%  

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing DHCP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in Milton Keynes

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in Milton Keynes

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 19 (73.08%) Windows
1 19 (73.08%) LAN
1 19 (73.08%) WAN
1 19 (73.08%) Cisco
2 18 (69.23%) SC Cleared
2 18 (69.23%) Security Cleared
3 17 (65.38%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (57.69%) DNS
5 13 (50.00%) Firewall
5 13 (50.00%) VLAN
6 11 (42.31%) Office 365
6 11 (42.31%) Cisco Prime
6 11 (42.31%) CCIE
6 11 (42.31%) Windows 10
7 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
7 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
8 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (26.92%) IIS
8 7 (26.92%) ITIL
8 7 (26.92%) Forcepoint
8 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
8 7 (26.92%) VMware
9 6 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
9 6 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (23.08%) Forefront TMG

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 7 (26.92%) IIS
2 5 (19.23%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 11 (42.31%) Office 365
2 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (73.08%) LAN
1 19 (73.08%) WAN
2 15 (57.69%) DNS
3 13 (50.00%) Firewall
3 13 (50.00%) VLAN
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
1 4 (15.38%) Spanish Language
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Architect
1 9 (34.62%) Network Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Wintel Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Active Directory Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) AWS Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Cloud Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Developer
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco Network Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Data Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Data Network Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Network Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Azure Consultant
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Windows 10
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) Change Management
2 6 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
3 5 (19.23%) DevOps
4 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.85%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (69.23%) SC Cleared
1 18 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 17 (65.38%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (42.31%) CCIE
4 6 (23.08%) CCNA
4 6 (23.08%) CCNP
4 6 (23.08%) MCSA
4 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
3 6 (23.08%) Forefront TMG
3 6 (23.08%) UAG
4 5 (19.23%) ISA Server
4 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (42.31%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (23.08%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Cisco
2 7 (26.92%) Forcepoint
2 7 (26.92%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) Remedy
4 2 (7.69%) Computacenter
4 2 (7.69%) F5
4 2 (7.69%) Juniper