Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 20 August 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)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 77 30
Rank change year-on-year +32 -47 -3
Contract jobs citing DHCP 10 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.58% 0.66% 1.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.61% 9.52% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 1
Northern Ireland median daily rate £128 £350 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -63.57% +75.00% +65.98%
UK median daily rate £325 £310 £325
% change year-on-year +4.84% -4.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £13.50 - £20.00
UK median hourly rate £17.63 £23.43 £28.00
% change year-on-year -24.76% -16.34% +40.00%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 51 42 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 13.18% 6.91% 32.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 36 25
Northern Ireland median daily rate £250 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +11.11% +40.00%
10th Percentile £63 £163 £80
90th Percentile £501 £450 £513
UK median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 7
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £35.00 - £13.50
10th Percentile £13.25 - £10.00
90th Percentile £40.00 - £26.25
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% -24.00% +21.95%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing DHCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in Northern Ireland

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in Northern Ireland

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DHCP in Northern Ireland

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in Northern Ireland

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 20 August 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
County Antrim +36 10 £128 -63.57% 1
DHCP
UK

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 10 (100.00%) DNS
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (40.00%) Citrix
6 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (30.00%) Unix
6 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
6 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (30.00%) Reuters
6 3 (30.00%) Bloomberg
6 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (30.00%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (30.00%) Banking
6 3 (30.00%) Investment Banking
6 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (30.00%) Statistics
6 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (30.00%) ION MarketView
6 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Vista
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) HND
7 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
1 3 (30.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Front Office
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 7 (70.00%) Service Analyst
2 7 (70.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Unix
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (30.00%) Statistics
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) HND
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) Bloomberg
3 3 (30.00%) Reuters
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) McAfee
4 1 (10.00%) Sophos
4 1 (10.00%) Sun