The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 22 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)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 17 29
Rank change year-on-year -19 +12  
Contract jobs citing DHCP 9 183 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.55% 13.97% 4.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.25% 34.66% 32.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 103 13
Median daily rate £198 £263 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.76% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £210 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £295 £295
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £310 £300
% change year-on-year +1.61% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 28 2
Median hourly rate - £28.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.72%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £28.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -37.50% +33.33%  

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 80 528 87
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 22.66% 40.31% 15.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 331 42
Median daily rate £350 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £218 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £423 £347
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 40 12
Median hourly rate £18.50 £28.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.92% +86.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £16.99 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £36.54 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in Newcastle upon Tyne

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) DNS
1 24 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 24 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 18 (75.00%) Security Cleared
4 14 (58.33%) SC Cleared
5 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (50.00%) SCCM
6 12 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 12 (50.00%) ITIL
7 11 (45.83%) TCP/IP
7 11 (45.83%) Migration
7 11 (45.83%) Virtual Environments
8 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
8 9 (37.50%) HP SiteScope
8 9 (37.50%) SQL
9 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
9 8 (33.33%) SharePoint
9 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
9 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (33.33%) Skype
9 8 (33.33%) Skype for Business
9 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (33.33%) Office 365
9 8 (33.33%) Office Communications Server

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 8 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
1 8 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 8 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 8 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
1 8 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) DNS
2 11 (45.83%) TCP/IP
3 8 (33.33%) Skype
4 2 (8.33%) VLAN
5 1 (4.17%) 3G
5 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Support Engineer
2 11 (45.83%) Migration Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Messaging Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Messaging Support
3 5 (20.83%) Support Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 4 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Desktop Support
4 4 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) SCCM Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Messaging Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Blackberry
2 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (20.83%) Android
4 5 (20.83%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) ITIL
2 11 (45.83%) Migration
2 11 (45.83%) Virtual Environments
3 5 (20.83%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (20.83%) Visualisation
4 3 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (12.50%) Content Management
4 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.33%) Software Distribution
6 1 (4.17%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
1 9 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (20.83%) MCSE
5 4 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 24 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (50.00%) SCCM
2 9 (37.50%) HP SiteScope
3 3 (12.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Citrix
2 5 (20.83%) Trend Micro
2 5 (20.83%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) AppSense
3 1 (4.17%) ThinPrint