Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 64 22
Rank change year-on-year -1 -42 +31
Contract jobs citing DHCP 41 35 278
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.36% 2.87% 9.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.34% 12.41% 30.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 29 159
North East median daily rate £333 £270 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.15% +3.85% -5.45%
10th Percentile £217 £166 £199
90th Percentile £638 £308 £479
England median daily rate £360 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +12.50% -1.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 52
North East median hourly rate £30.25 £30.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.83% +7.14% +9.80%
10th Percentile £29.43 £10.18 £25.75
90th Percentile £30.88 £32.30 £35.90
England median hourly rate £19.00 £18.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year +4.11% -34.82% +55.56%

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 212 282 901
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 17.39% 23.11% 30.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 222 568
North East median daily rate £338 £325 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.84% -10.79%
10th Percentile £208 £188 £206
90th Percentile £475 £525 £456
England median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 74
North East median hourly rate £15.20 £17.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.59% -39.29% +73.27%
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.60 £15.00
90th Percentile £30.55 £32.20 £36.35
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.18 £23.00
% change year-on-year +10.01% -20.96% +15.00%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 0 39 £333 +23.15% 6
Durham -11 1 - - 1
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 39 (95.12%) DNS
2 37 (90.24%) Windows
3 35 (85.37%) Active Directory
3 35 (85.37%) Citrix
3 35 (85.37%) Windows Server
4 32 (78.05%) VMware
5 28 (68.29%) Security Cleared
5 28 (68.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (60.98%) VMware Infrastructure
7 24 (58.54%) SC Cleared
8 23 (56.10%) Ivanti
8 23 (56.10%) Microsoft
8 23 (56.10%) vSphere
9 21 (51.22%) XenApp
10 19 (46.34%) SAP
11 18 (43.90%) ITIL
11 18 (43.90%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (39.02%) HP
12 16 (39.02%) Degree
13 15 (36.59%) IIS
14 14 (34.15%) XenDesktop
14 14 (34.15%) NetScaler
15 13 (31.71%) Computer Science Degree
15 13 (31.71%) Computer Science
15 13 (31.71%) Business Continuity
16 11 (26.83%) PKI
16 11 (26.83%) McAfee
16 11 (26.83%) Project Management
17 10 (24.39%) Management Information System
18 9 (21.95%) SAN

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 15 (36.59%) IIS
2 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.44%) Apache
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.44%) Jetty
3 1 (2.44%) Mongrel
3 1 (2.44%) nginx
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) PaaS
1 2 (4.88%) SaaS
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.44%) Google App Engine
2 1 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (95.12%) DNS
2 14 (34.15%) NetScaler
3 9 (21.95%) SAN
4 8 (19.51%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (17.07%) 3G
6 4 (9.76%) Firewall
6 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
6 4 (9.76%) VPN
6 4 (9.76%) WAN
7 3 (7.32%) BGP
7 3 (7.32%) IP Telephony
7 3 (7.32%) Network Security
7 3 (7.32%) OSPF
7 3 (7.32%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.44%) FTP
8 1 (2.44%) HTTP
8 1 (2.44%) IPsec
8 1 (2.44%) LAN
8 1 (2.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.44%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
1 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.44%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Citrix Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) Support Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Mobility Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Server Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Citrix Support
7 2 (4.88%) Citrix Support Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Windows Server Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
1 1 (2.44%) J2EE
1 1 (2.44%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Computer Science
2 11 (26.83%) PKI
3 10 (24.39%) Management Information System
4 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
4 7 (17.07%) Fat Client
4 7 (17.07%) Thin Client
5 6 (14.63%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 37 (90.24%) Windows
2 35 (85.37%) Windows Server
3 28 (68.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (43.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (17.07%) Windows 10
5 7 (17.07%) Windows 8
6 6 (14.63%) Android
6 6 (14.63%) Apple iOS
6 6 (14.63%) Windows 7
6 6 (14.63%) Windows Phone
6 6 (14.63%) Windows Phone 8
7 4 (9.76%) Windows 2000
8 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) ITIL
2 13 (31.71%) Business Continuity
3 11 (26.83%) Project Management
4 8 (19.51%) Service Delivery
5 7 (17.07%) Software Delivery
6 6 (14.63%) Server Building
7 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
8 4 (9.76%) Content Management
8 4 (9.76%) Incident Management
8 4 (9.76%) Open Source
8 4 (9.76%) Proactive Monitoring
9 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (7.32%) Data Management
9 3 (7.32%) Load Balancing
9 3 (7.32%) Network Design
9 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
9 3 (7.32%) Problem Management
9 3 (7.32%) Product Management
9 3 (7.32%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) PowerShell
1 7 (17.07%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) C#
3 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (68.29%) Security Cleared
2 24 (58.54%) SC Cleared
3 16 (39.02%) Degree
4 13 (31.71%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (19.51%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (9.76%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (9.76%) DV Cleared
6 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (7.32%) CCDP
7 3 (7.32%) CCIE
7 3 (7.32%) CCNP
7 3 (7.32%) Chartered Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (7.32%) CISM
7 3 (7.32%) CISSP
7 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 35 (85.37%) Active Directory
2 25 (60.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (56.10%) vSphere
4 21 (51.22%) XenApp
5 14 (34.15%) XenDesktop
6 7 (17.07%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (14.63%) Hyper-V
8 4 (9.76%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (4.88%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (2.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) SCCM
2 6 (14.63%) AirWatch
2 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Clustering
2 6 (14.63%) SAP Afaria
2 6 (14.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 6 (14.63%) XenMobile
3 5 (12.20%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (9.76%) vCenter Server
5 3 (7.32%) Ansible
5 3 (7.32%) Puppet
6 2 (4.88%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (2.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 35 (85.37%) Citrix
2 32 (78.05%) VMware
3 23 (56.10%) Ivanti
3 23 (56.10%) Microsoft
4 19 (46.34%) SAP
5 16 (39.02%) HP
6 11 (26.83%) McAfee
7 7 (17.07%) ThinPrint
8 6 (14.63%) Apple
9 4 (9.76%) Cisco
9 4 (9.76%) Symantec
10 3 (7.32%) EMC
11 2 (4.88%) Forcepoint
12 1 (2.44%) Dell
12 1 (2.44%) Google
12 1 (2.44%) Meraki
12 1 (2.44%) SonicWALL
12 1 (2.44%) Veeam