The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for DHCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 27 June 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)
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 22 30
Rank change year-on-year +3 +8  
Contract jobs citing DHCP 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.43% 2.53% 1.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 10.26% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Median daily rate £363 £338 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.40% -18.18%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £310 £300
% change year-on-year +1.61% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £28.00 £19.38
% change year-on-year -32.14% +44.51%  

DHCP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 20 39 79
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 14.29% 24.68% 28.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 50
Median daily rate £550 £338 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.96% +10.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -69.86%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough citing DHCP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in Slough

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in Slough

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Slough region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 6 (100.00%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Sun
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) Solaris
3 3 (50.00%) SMTP
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) IMAP
3 3 (50.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Avid
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Network Management
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) CCNP
5 1 (16.67%) CCNA
5 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) MPLS
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Avaya
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) IMAP
2 3 (50.00%) SMTP
2 3 (50.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Data Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Voice Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Solaris
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) Sun
3 2 (33.33%) Avid
4 1 (16.67%) Avaya
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint