Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 68 27
Rank change year-on-year +35 -41 +22
Contract jobs citing DHCP 89 36 197
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 6.90% 2.78% 8.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.74% 14.57% 30.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 24 109
North East median daily rate £285 £245 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.33% -6.67% -4.55%
10th Percentile £230 £166 £204
90th Percentile £513 £295 £295
England median daily rate £325 £334 £335
% change year-on-year -2.62% -0.37% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 30
North East median hourly rate £30.25 £40.00 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.38% +41.59% +2.73%
10th Percentile £29.43 £29.14 £27.18
90th Percentile £30.88 £43.00 £36.54
England median hourly rate £19.00 £27.38 £27.50
% change year-on-year -30.61% -0.44% +41.03%

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 249 247 648
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 19.30% 19.06% 26.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 166 384
North East median daily rate £325 £348 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.47% +17.80% -
10th Percentile £238 £208 £209
90th Percentile £500 £524 £425
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 44
North East median hourly rate £15.70 £37.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.13% +33.93% +73.27%
10th Percentile £10.50 £14.75 £15.00
90th Percentile £42.75 £43.00 £36.35
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% -24.00% +17.65%

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 21 June 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 21 June 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 +35 83 £290 +5.45% 1
Durham -2 1 - - 1
Northumberland - 1 £290 -
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 87 (97.75%) DNS
2 80 (89.89%) Windows
2 80 (89.89%) Citrix
3 78 (87.64%) Windows Server
4 74 (83.15%) Active Directory
5 72 (80.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 68 (76.40%) Security Cleared
7 62 (69.66%) VMware
8 57 (64.04%) SC Cleared
9 55 (61.80%) VMware Infrastructure
10 51 (57.30%) XenApp
11 48 (53.93%) SAP
12 47 (52.81%) Microsoft
13 46 (51.69%) ITIL
14 45 (50.56%) Ivanti
15 44 (49.44%) Windows Server 2003
16 38 (42.70%) vSphere
17 35 (39.33%) IIS
18 34 (38.20%) HP
19 33 (37.08%) XenDesktop
20 31 (34.83%) NetScaler
21 29 (32.58%) Project Management
21 29 (32.58%) Business Continuity
22 28 (31.46%) Degree
23 25 (28.09%) SAN
24 24 (26.97%) Computer Science
24 24 (26.97%) PKI
24 24 (26.97%) Service Delivery
24 24 (26.97%) Management Information System
24 24 (26.97%) Computer Science Degree

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 35 (39.33%) IIS
2 16 (17.98%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.49%) Apache
3 4 (4.49%) Jetty
3 4 (4.49%) Mongrel
3 4 (4.49%) nginx
3 4 (4.49%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.49%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.49%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (4.49%) Google App Engine
1 4 (4.49%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (3.37%) PaaS
2 3 (3.37%) SaaS
3 1 (1.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 87 (97.75%) DNS
2 31 (34.83%) NetScaler
3 25 (28.09%) SAN
4 13 (14.61%) 3G
4 13 (14.61%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (8.99%) TCP/IP
6 5 (5.62%) Firewall
6 5 (5.62%) VPN
6 5 (5.62%) WAN
7 4 (4.49%) BGP
7 4 (4.49%) FTP
7 4 (4.49%) HTTP
7 4 (4.49%) IP Telephony
7 4 (4.49%) IPsec
7 4 (4.49%) Network Security
7 4 (4.49%) OSPF
7 4 (4.49%) SSL
7 4 (4.49%) Unified Communications
8 2 (2.25%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (2.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.37%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Jenkins
1 4 (4.49%) Travis CI
2 2 (2.25%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.12%) MSI
General
1 4 (4.49%) Finance
2 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (32.58%) Support Engineer
2 23 (25.84%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 19 (21.35%) Citrix Engineer
4 14 (15.73%) Mobility Engineer
5 13 (14.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (12.36%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (7.87%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (5.62%) Citrix Support
9 4 (4.49%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Citrix Support Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Infrastructure Support
9 4 (4.49%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) VMware Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Wintel Engineer
10 3 (3.37%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.49%) .NET
1 4 (4.49%) J2EE
1 4 (4.49%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.97%) Computer Science
1 24 (26.97%) Management Information System
1 24 (26.97%) PKI
2 13 (14.61%) Fat Client
2 13 (14.61%) Thin Client
3 8 (8.99%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.74%) Clustering
5 1 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 80 (89.89%) Windows
2 78 (87.64%) Windows Server
3 72 (80.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (49.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (21.35%) Android
5 19 (21.35%) Apple iOS
5 19 (21.35%) Windows Phone
5 19 (21.35%) Windows Phone 8
6 12 (13.48%) Windows 7
7 11 (12.36%) Windows 8
8 10 (11.24%) Windows 10
9 4 (4.49%) Linux
9 4 (4.49%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (51.69%) ITIL
2 29 (32.58%) Business Continuity
2 29 (32.58%) Project Management
3 24 (26.97%) Service Delivery
4 18 (20.22%) Content Management
5 15 (16.85%) Incident Management
6 14 (15.73%) Software Delivery
7 8 (8.99%) Open Source
8 7 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (6.74%) Configuration Management
9 6 (6.74%) DevOps
10 5 (5.62%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (4.49%) Data Management
11 4 (4.49%) Load Balancing
11 4 (4.49%) Network Design
11 4 (4.49%) PRINCE2
11 4 (4.49%) Problem Management
11 4 (4.49%) Product Management
11 4 (4.49%) Server Building
11 4 (4.49%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 19 (21.35%) SQL
2 15 (16.85%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.49%) Java
4 2 (2.25%) C#
5 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.12%) VB
5 1 (1.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 68 (76.40%) Security Cleared
2 57 (64.04%) SC Cleared
3 28 (31.46%) Degree
4 24 (26.97%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (22.47%) BPSS Clearance
6 14 (15.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (14.61%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (4.49%) CCDP
8 4 (4.49%) CCIE
8 4 (4.49%) CCNP
8 4 (4.49%) Chartered Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (4.49%) CISM
8 4 (4.49%) CISSP
8 4 (4.49%) DV Cleared
8 4 (4.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (3.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (21.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 74 (83.15%) Active Directory
2 55 (61.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (57.30%) XenApp
4 38 (42.70%) vSphere
5 33 (37.08%) XenDesktop
6 12 (13.48%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (6.74%) Hyper-V
8 4 (4.49%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (4.49%) Xen
9 2 (2.25%) XenServer
10 1 (1.12%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 19 (21.35%) AirWatch
1 19 (21.35%) SAP Afaria
1 19 (21.35%) XenMobile
2 13 (14.61%) SCCM
3 10 (11.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (6.74%) Ansible
4 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Clustering
4 6 (6.74%) Puppet
5 5 (5.62%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (4.49%) Terraform
6 4 (4.49%) vCenter Server
7 3 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.12%) PowerCLI
8 1 (1.12%) SafeCom
8 1 (1.12%) vRealize
Vendors
1 80 (89.89%) Citrix
2 62 (69.66%) VMware
3 48 (53.93%) SAP
4 47 (52.81%) Microsoft
5 45 (50.56%) Ivanti
6 34 (38.20%) HP
7 21 (23.60%) McAfee
8 19 (21.35%) Apple
9 12 (13.48%) ThinPrint
10 5 (5.62%) Cisco
11 4 (4.49%) Google
11 4 (4.49%) Symantec
12 1 (1.12%) Dell
12 1 (1.12%) EMC
12 1 (1.12%) SonicWALL
12 1 (1.12%) Veeam