Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 January 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)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 66 71
Rank change year-on-year +13 +5 +16
Contract jobs citing DHCP 53 38 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.33% 3.10% 2.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 20.77% 14.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 26 25
Oxfordshire median daily rate £375 £400 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +77.78% -30.77%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £155
90th Percentile £420 £475 £433
South East median daily rate £350 £360 £325
% change year-on-year -2.78% +10.77% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £145.00 £14.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +935.71% -62.16% +131.25%
South East median hourly rate £41.50 £47.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -12.63% +137.50% -

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 212 183 191
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 17.33% 14.93% 16.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 125 129
Oxfordshire median daily rate £388 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +23.08% -13.33%
10th Percentile £170 £250 £155
90th Percentile £525 £550 £450
South East median daily rate £396 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +0.25% +5.40% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 13
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £12.48 £12.50 £14.75
90th Percentile £109.50 £37.25 £36.00
South East median hourly rate £17.38 £23.09 £32.50
% change year-on-year -24.75% -28.95% +62.50%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in Oxfordshire

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in Oxfordshire

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DHCP in Oxfordshire

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in Oxfordshire

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Oxford +3 37 £375 -6.25% 1
Kidlington - 7 £381 -
Abingdon +1 2 £151 -66.56% 1
Banbury - 1 £473 -
DHCP
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 53 (100.00%) DNS
2 52 (98.11%) Windows
3 46 (86.79%) Active Directory
4 38 (71.70%) Microsoft
5 36 (67.92%) SCCM
6 33 (62.26%) SCOM
7 32 (60.38%) LDAP
8 30 (56.60%) Kerberos
8 30 (56.60%) Office 365
9 28 (52.83%) PowerShell
10 24 (45.28%) VMware
10 24 (45.28%) Windows 10
11 23 (43.40%) Hyper-V
12 22 (41.51%) Windows Server
12 22 (41.51%) Windows Server 2012
13 21 (39.62%) Microsoft App-V
14 19 (35.85%) Disaster Recovery
15 17 (32.08%) Change Management
15 17 (32.08%) ITIL
15 17 (32.08%) Problem Management
16 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
16 13 (24.53%) Service Design
16 13 (24.53%) Task Automation
17 12 (22.64%) Windows 7
17 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2003
18 11 (20.75%) McAfee
18 11 (20.75%) SLA
18 11 (20.75%) NetApp
18 11 (20.75%) NetBackup
18 11 (20.75%) Application Packaging

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (5.66%) IIS
2 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 30 (56.60%) Office 365
2 9 (16.98%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 53 (100.00%) DNS
2 32 (60.38%) LDAP
3 30 (56.60%) Kerberos
4 8 (15.09%) LAN
4 8 (15.09%) Remote Desktop
5 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
5 6 (11.32%) WAN
6 4 (7.55%) SAN
6 4 (7.55%) VLAN
7 3 (5.66%) Firewall
7 3 (5.66%) FTP
7 3 (5.66%) MPLS
7 3 (5.66%) Network Security
7 3 (5.66%) PBX
7 3 (5.66%) Symposium
7 3 (5.66%) VPN
8 2 (3.77%) MRTG
9 1 (1.89%) SMS
9 1 (1.89%) VoIP
9 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (16.98%) Publishing
2 3 (5.66%) Billing
2 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (37.74%) Windows Engineer
2 12 (22.64%) SCCM Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) Active Directory Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Operations Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) PowerShell Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Applications Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Deployment Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Network Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Support Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Windows Deployment Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Desktop Support
8 3 (5.66%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Security Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Server Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) Web Services
2 1 (1.89%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Clustering
1 9 (16.98%) Replication
2 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.32%) Management Information System
4 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
5 4 (7.55%) Data Centre
6 3 (5.66%) Client/Server
7 2 (3.77%) User Experience
8 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 52 (98.11%) Windows
2 24 (45.28%) Windows 10
3 22 (41.51%) Windows Server
3 22 (41.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (22.64%) Windows 7
4 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (7.55%) Apple iOS
6 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.89%) Android
7 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) Disaster Recovery
2 17 (32.08%) Change Management
2 17 (32.08%) ITIL
2 17 (32.08%) Problem Management
3 13 (24.53%) Service Design
3 13 (24.53%) Task Automation
4 11 (20.75%) Application Packaging
5 10 (18.87%) Incident Management
6 9 (16.98%) Service Delivery
7 8 (15.09%) Mobile Device Management
8 7 (13.21%) Project Management
9 6 (11.32%) Migration
9 6 (11.32%) Patch Management
10 5 (9.43%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (9.43%) Proactive Management
11 4 (7.55%) Configuration Management
12 3 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (5.66%) Change Control
12 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Monitoring
12 3 (5.66%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (52.83%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.89%) Java
2 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (13.21%) Degree
3 5 (9.43%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.89%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.75%) SLA
2 4 (7.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.77%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 46 (86.79%) Active Directory
2 23 (43.40%) Hyper-V
3 21 (39.62%) Microsoft App-V
4 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (18.87%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.89%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.89%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.89%) vSphere
6 1 (1.89%) XenApp
6 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 36 (67.92%) SCCM
2 33 (62.26%) SCOM
3 11 (20.75%) NetBackup
4 10 (18.87%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (5.66%) AirWatch
5 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (3.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.89%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 38 (71.70%) Microsoft
2 24 (45.28%) VMware
3 11 (20.75%) McAfee
3 11 (20.75%) NetApp
4 7 (13.21%) Cisco
5 4 (7.55%) Apple
6 3 (5.66%) Avaya
6 3 (5.66%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.77%) Citrix
7 2 (3.77%) HP
7 2 (3.77%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.89%) CommVault
8 1 (1.89%) F5
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle
8 1 (1.89%) Qualys