Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 46 -
Rank change year-on-year -13 - +35
Contract jobs citing DHCP 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.79% 1.04% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.53% 8.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Northern Ireland median daily rate £500 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
UK median daily rate £325 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -7.14% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -37.74% +26.19% +5.00%

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 38 45 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 7.50% 11.69% 17.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 34 1
Northern Ireland median daily rate £394 £313 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.00% -26.47% +70.00%
10th Percentile £104 £153 £388
90th Percentile £510 £450 £463
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £14.50 - £26.75
10th Percentile £13.85 - £15.48
90th Percentile £15.80 - £37.43
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £21.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -9.30% -4.44% +12.50%

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 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 17 February 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 -13 3 £500 +11.11%
County Armagh - 1 - -
DHCP
UK

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) SNMP
2 2 (50.00%) CommVault
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (25.00%) PABX
3 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) Meridio
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Handset
3 1 (25.00%) Compuware
3 1 (25.00%) SSL

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) SNMP
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (25.00%) PABX
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) AWS Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (25.00%) IT Technician
1 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Technician
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Technician
1 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Handset
1 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) CommVault
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Compuware
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Meridio