Period
to 17 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 17 December 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)
England > North East
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 68 39
Rank change year-on-year -25 -29 +30
Contract jobs citing DHCP 14 30 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.06% 2.47% 6.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.73% 11.63% 24.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 88
North East median daily rate £261 £275 £256
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +7.32% -38.48%
10th Percentile £185 £175 £185
90th Percentile £409 £314 £552
England median daily rate £375 £320 £350
% change year-on-year +17.19% -8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 42
North East median hourly rate - £31.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +10.71% +10.89%
England median hourly rate £20.25 £17.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +19.12% -39.29% +47.37%

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 the North East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 208 258 641
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 15.69% 21.22% 25.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 205 413
North East median daily rate £365 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.31% - -27.78%
10th Percentile £208 £195 £205
90th Percentile £528 £538 £467
England median daily rate £425 £405 £401
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 65
North East median hourly rate £15.70 £14.31 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.71% -48.89% +30.23%
10th Percentile £13.96 £9.30 £15.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £31.40 £36.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year +5.26% -14.61% +8.54%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing DHCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in the North East

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in the North East

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in the North East over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DHCP in the North East

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in the North East

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the North East region over the 6 months to 17 December 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
Tyne and Wear -18 10 £290 +4.50% 4
Durham -10 2 £218 -
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 North East region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) DNS
3 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
5 7 (50.00%) VMware
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 6 (42.86%) ITIL
7 5 (35.71%) Citrix
7 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
7 5 (35.71%) vSphere
8 4 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (28.57%) SCCM
8 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
8 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
8 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
9 3 (21.43%) Forcepoint
9 3 (21.43%) EMC
9 3 (21.43%) LAN
9 3 (21.43%) WLAN
9 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
9 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (21.43%) Ivanti
9 3 (21.43%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (21.43%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (21.43%) Puppet
9 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
9 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (21.43%) Web Filtering

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) PaaS
2 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) DNS
2 3 (21.43%) LAN
2 3 (21.43%) WLAN
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) Network Security
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
3 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (7.14%) 3G
4 1 (7.14%) BGP
4 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
4 1 (7.14%) OSPF
4 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (7.14%) GitLab
General
1 2 (14.29%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Multimedia
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Support
3 2 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Mobility Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 2 (14.29%) PKI
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (14.29%) Android
5 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Phone
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (7.14%) Linux
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
3 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 3 (21.43%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (21.43%) Server Building
3 3 (21.43%) Web Filtering
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Open Source
4 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.14%) Availability Management
5 1 (7.14%) Contract Management
5 1 (7.14%) Decision-Making
5 1 (7.14%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) IT Strategy
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (7.14%) SFIA
5 1 (7.14%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C#
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (7.14%) CCDP
3 1 (7.14%) CCIE
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP
3 1 (7.14%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) CISM
3 1 (7.14%) CISSP
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (7.14%) MCSA
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) vSphere
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (21.43%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
2 3 (21.43%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (21.43%) Puppet
3 2 (14.29%) AirWatch
3 2 (14.29%) Ansible
3 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (14.29%) SAP Afaria
3 2 (14.29%) XenMobile
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) Citrix
4 3 (21.43%) EMC
4 3 (21.43%) Forcepoint
4 3 (21.43%) Ivanti
5 2 (14.29%) Apple
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco
5 2 (14.29%) McAfee
5 2 (14.29%) SAP
6 1 (7.14%) Google
6 1 (7.14%) Meraki
6 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.14%) ThinPrint