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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 68 71
Rank change year-on-year +19 +3  
Contract jobs citing DHCP 20 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.71% 0.27% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.42% 1.48% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 2
Median daily rate £500 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £400 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £349 £340 £338
% change year-on-year +2.57% +0.74%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £21.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year +28.84% +25.00%  

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 161 135 156
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 21.85% 17.95% 18.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 60 57
Median daily rate £450 £425 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.76% +15.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £473 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £14.20 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -64.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +23.33%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DHCP in Milton Keynes

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in Milton Keynes

DHCP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 21 (91.30%) Cisco
3 20 (86.96%) LAN
3 20 (86.96%) Security Cleared
3 20 (86.96%) SC Cleared
4 18 (78.26%) WAN
5 17 (73.91%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (60.87%) VLAN
7 13 (56.52%) Cisco Prime
7 13 (56.52%) Windows 10
8 11 (47.83%) Office 365
8 11 (47.83%) CCIE
9 10 (43.48%) DNS
10 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
10 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (34.78%) Windows Server
11 8 (34.78%) Forcepoint
11 8 (34.78%) Firewall
11 8 (34.78%) VMware
11 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (30.43%) IIS
12 7 (30.43%) ITIL
12 7 (30.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (30.43%) Hyper-V
13 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
13 6 (26.09%) Change Management
13 6 (26.09%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (26.09%) 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 (30.43%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 11 (47.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (86.96%) LAN
2 18 (78.26%) WAN
3 14 (60.87%) VLAN
4 10 (43.48%) DNS
5 8 (34.78%) Firewall
6 1 (4.35%) BIG-IP
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
6 1 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (4.35%) HTTP
6 1 (4.35%) IPsec
6 1 (4.35%) NetScaler
6 1 (4.35%) Network Security
6 1 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (4.35%) SSL
6 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.35%) VPN
6 1 (4.35%) Wireless
6 1 (4.35%) X.509
General
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Architect
1 9 (39.13%) Network Architect
2 6 (26.09%) Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Wintel Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Active Directory Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Network Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Network Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Principal Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Security Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Clustering
1 1 (4.35%) PKI
1 1 (4.35%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Windows 10
3 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (34.78%) Windows Server
4 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.35%) Windows NT
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
5 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) Change Management
2 6 (26.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.35%) DNA
4 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.35%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (86.96%) SC Cleared
1 20 (86.96%) Security Cleared
2 17 (73.91%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (47.83%) CCIE
4 7 (30.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (26.09%) CCNA
5 6 (26.09%) CCNP
5 6 (26.09%) MCSA
5 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
7 1 (4.35%) CCA
7 1 (4.35%) CCAA
7 1 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
2 7 (30.43%) Hyper-V
3 6 (26.09%) Forefront TMG
3 6 (26.09%) ISA Server
3 6 (26.09%) UAG
3 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.35%) XenApp
4 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (56.52%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (4.35%) AppDNA
2 1 (4.35%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Cisco
2 8 (34.78%) Forcepoint
2 8 (34.78%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) Remedy
4 2 (8.70%) Computacenter
4 2 (8.70%) F5
4 2 (8.70%) Juniper
5 1 (4.35%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix
5 1 (4.35%) Clearswift
5 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.35%) Intel Security
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft