Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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)
England > North East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 30 65
Rank change year-on-year -39 +35 +7
Contract jobs citing DHCP 32 195 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.61% 7.20% 2.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.21% 26.21% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 109 24
North East median daily rate £275 £253 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.91% -17.21% +22.00%
10th Percentile £178 £185 £227
90th Percentile £363 £534 £534
England median daily rate £323 £338 £345
% change year-on-year -4.44% -2.17% +7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 50 8
North East median hourly rate £31.00 £28.00 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.71% +10.89% -8.18%
10th Percentile £16.18 £25.75 £13.83
90th Percentile £32.35 £29.50 £27.38
England median hourly rate £17.00 £28.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -39.29% +51.35% -5.13%

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 262 744 341
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 21.37% 27.47% 16.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 479 170
North East median daily rate £339 £320 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.86% -18.21% +20.38%
10th Percentile £195 £205 £227
90th Percentile £538 £451 £653
England median daily rate £404 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +1.00% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 75 51
North East median hourly rate £14.31 £28.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.89% +16.67% -20.00%
10th Percentile £9.10 £15.00 £11.75
90th Percentile £31.80 £36.00 £43.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.00 £20.94
% change year-on-year -18.70% +9.86% +4.68%

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 23 November 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in the North East over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 23 November 2017. 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 -34 29 £280 +7.69% 3
Durham -7 1 - -
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 North East region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 32 (100.00%) DNS
2 30 (93.75%) Windows
3 28 (87.50%) Active Directory
4 24 (75.00%) Citrix
4 24 (75.00%) VMware
5 19 (59.38%) XenApp
6 18 (56.25%) XenDesktop
7 16 (50.00%) Security Cleared
7 16 (50.00%) AppSense
7 16 (50.00%) SCCM
7 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 15 (46.88%) Microsoft App-V
8 15 (46.88%) XenServer
9 14 (43.75%) Hyper-V
9 14 (43.75%) MS Exchange
10 13 (40.63%) Skype for Business
10 13 (40.63%) Exchange Server 2010
10 13 (40.63%) Windows Server
11 11 (34.38%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 10 (31.25%) ITIL
13 9 (28.13%) SMS
13 9 (28.13%) Software Delivery
13 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
14 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (21.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 7 (21.88%) BPSS Clearance
15 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
16 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
16 6 (18.75%) Disclosure Scotland

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 14 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 13 (40.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (40.63%) Skype for Business
3 2 (6.25%) Confluence
4 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
2 2 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.13%) IaaS
3 1 (3.13%) PaaS
3 1 (3.13%) SaaS
3 1 (3.13%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 32 (100.00%) DNS
2 9 (28.13%) SMS
3 6 (18.75%) Firewall
4 4 (12.50%) LAN
4 4 (12.50%) WAN
5 2 (6.25%) 3G
5 2 (6.25%) Internet
5 2 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (6.25%) SAN
5 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.25%) VPN
5 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.13%) NAS
6 1 (3.13%) VoIP
6 1 (3.13%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (3.13%) Big Data
1 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.13%) MySQL
1 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Desktop Support
2 10 (31.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) Desktop Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Wintel Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Server Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 2 (6.25%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 1 (3.13%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) IT Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.38%) Clustering
2 3 (9.38%) PKI
3 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (6.25%) Fat Client
3 2 (6.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 30 (93.75%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) Windows Server
3 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (15.63%) Windows 10
5 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
6 3 (9.38%) Windows 2000
7 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 10 (31.25%) ITIL
3 9 (28.13%) Software Delivery
4 5 (15.63%) Server Building
5 3 (9.38%) Proactive Monitoring
6 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.25%) Capacity Management
6 2 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (6.25%) Migration
6 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.25%) Project Management
6 2 (6.25%) Resource Management
6 2 (6.25%) Software Deployment
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.25%) Web Filtering
7 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.13%) Scrum
7 1 (3.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
3 7 (21.88%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (15.63%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (15.63%) Degree
5 3 (9.38%) DV Cleared
6 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (3.13%) MCSE
7 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.13%) GDPR
System Software
1 28 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 19 (59.38%) XenApp
3 18 (56.25%) XenDesktop
4 15 (46.88%) Microsoft App-V
4 15 (46.88%) XenServer
5 14 (43.75%) Hyper-V
6 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (15.63%) vSphere
8 3 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (6.25%) Xen
10 1 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (3.13%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 16 (50.00%) SCCM
2 7 (21.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (9.38%) vCenter Server
4 2 (6.25%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (3.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (3.13%) PowerCLI
5 1 (3.13%) SafeCom
5 1 (3.13%) vRealize
Vendors
1 24 (75.00%) Citrix
1 24 (75.00%) VMware
2 16 (50.00%) AppSense
2 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.63%) ThinPrint
4 4 (12.50%) HP
5 2 (6.25%) EMC
5 2 (6.25%) Forcepoint
5 2 (6.25%) McAfee
5 2 (6.25%) Symantec
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco