Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 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)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 65 77
Rank change year-on-year +11 +12 0
Contract jobs citing DHCP 51 44 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.15% 3.46% 2.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.94% 26.99% 15.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 31 27
Oxfordshire median daily rate £375 £400 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +77.78% -30.77%
10th Percentile £250 £213 £155
90th Percentile £420 £475 £430
South East median daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year +7.69% -3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £145.00 £14.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +900.00% +20.83% -31.43%
10th Percentile £130.00 £13.60 £11.25
90th Percentile £160.00 £15.40 £32.15
South East median hourly rate £35.38 £38.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year -7.52% +118.57% -7.89%

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 213 163 209
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 17.32% 12.82% 15.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 116 147
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +12.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £170 £250 £157
90th Percentile £525 £550 £450
South East median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 18
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -10.11% +30.88%
10th Percentile £14.12 £14.45 £13.18
90th Percentile £71.63 £39.05 £39.00
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £25.50 £22.67
% change year-on-year -31.37% +12.51% +25.92%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 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
Oxford +6 35 £375 -6.25% 4
Kidlington - 7 £381 -
Abingdon -5 2 £151 -66.56% 1
Banbury - 1 £473 -
DHCP
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 51 (100.00%) DNS
2 50 (98.04%) Windows
3 44 (86.27%) Active Directory
4 37 (72.55%) Microsoft
5 36 (70.59%) SCCM
6 33 (64.71%) SCOM
7 32 (62.75%) LDAP
8 31 (60.78%) Office 365
9 30 (58.82%) Kerberos
10 28 (54.90%) PowerShell
11 25 (49.02%) VMware
12 24 (47.06%) Hyper-V
12 24 (47.06%) Windows 10
13 23 (45.10%) Windows Server 2012
14 21 (41.18%) Microsoft App-V
15 19 (37.25%) Disaster Recovery
15 19 (37.25%) Windows Server
16 18 (35.29%) Change Management
16 18 (35.29%) Problem Management
17 17 (33.33%) ITIL
18 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2003
18 13 (25.49%) VMware Infrastructure
18 13 (25.49%) Service Design
18 13 (25.49%) Task Automation
19 12 (23.53%) NetApp
19 12 (23.53%) NetBackup
20 11 (21.57%) McAfee
20 11 (21.57%) Application Packaging
20 11 (21.57%) Incident Management
20 11 (21.57%) VMware ESXi

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 (5.88%) IIS
2 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.96%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.96%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.96%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 31 (60.78%) Office 365
2 9 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 51 (100.00%) DNS
2 32 (62.75%) LDAP
3 30 (58.82%) Kerberos
4 8 (15.69%) Remote Desktop
5 6 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 6 (11.76%) WAN
6 5 (9.80%) LAN
7 4 (7.84%) SAN
7 4 (7.84%) VLAN
8 3 (5.88%) Firewall
8 3 (5.88%) FTP
8 3 (5.88%) MPLS
8 3 (5.88%) Network Security
8 3 (5.88%) PBX
8 3 (5.88%) Symposium
8 3 (5.88%) VPN
9 2 (3.92%) MRTG
10 1 (1.96%) Skype
10 1 (1.96%) VoIP
10 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (17.65%) Publishing
2 3 (5.88%) Billing
2 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (39.22%) Windows Engineer
2 12 (23.53%) SCCM Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Active Directory Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Operations Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) PowerShell Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Applications Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Deployment Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Network Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Windows Deployment Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Desktop Support
8 3 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Security Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Server Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) Web Services
2 1 (1.96%) .NET
2 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Clustering
1 9 (17.65%) Replication
2 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 5 (9.80%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.88%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.92%) User Experience
7 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 50 (98.04%) Windows
2 24 (47.06%) Windows 10
3 23 (45.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (37.25%) Windows Server
5 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (19.61%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.96%) Android
8 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (35.29%) Change Management
2 18 (35.29%) Problem Management
3 17 (33.33%) ITIL
4 13 (25.49%) Service Design
4 13 (25.49%) Task Automation
5 11 (21.57%) Application Packaging
5 11 (21.57%) Incident Management
6 8 (15.69%) Mobile Device Management
7 7 (13.73%) Migration
7 7 (13.73%) Project Management
8 6 (11.76%) Patch Management
8 6 (11.76%) Service Delivery
9 5 (9.80%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (9.80%) Proactive Management
10 4 (7.84%) Configuration Management
11 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (5.88%) Change Control
11 3 (5.88%) Demand Management
12 2 (3.92%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (54.90%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.96%) Java
2 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (13.73%) Degree
3 5 (9.80%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.96%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) SLA
2 4 (7.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.92%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 44 (86.27%) Active Directory
2 24 (47.06%) Hyper-V
3 21 (41.18%) Microsoft App-V
4 13 (25.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (21.57%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.96%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.96%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.96%) vSphere
6 1 (1.96%) XenApp
6 1 (1.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 36 (70.59%) SCCM
2 33 (64.71%) SCOM
3 12 (23.53%) NetBackup
4 10 (19.61%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.96%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 37 (72.55%) Microsoft
2 25 (49.02%) VMware
3 12 (23.53%) NetApp
4 11 (21.57%) McAfee
5 7 (13.73%) Cisco
6 3 (5.88%) Avaya
6 3 (5.88%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.92%) Citrix
7 2 (3.92%) HP
7 2 (3.92%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.96%) Apple
8 1 (1.96%) CommVault
8 1 (1.96%) F5
8 1 (1.96%) Lotus
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle
8 1 (1.96%) Qualys