Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 16 July 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)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 77 68
Rank change year-on-year -8 -9 +14
Contract jobs citing DHCP 19 4 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.41% 0.37% 1.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.00% 2.53% 11.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 16
South Wales median daily rate £279 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.23% +25.00% -0.71%
10th Percentile £226 £386 £188
90th Percentile £383 £468 £466
Wales median daily rate £279 £438 £350
% change year-on-year -36.23% +25.00% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate £11.75 - -
Wales median hourly rate £11.75 - -

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 South Wales with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 211 158 166
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 15.70% 14.63% 16.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 109 99
South Wales median daily rate £395 £310 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.42% -17.33% +35.14%
10th Percentile £235 £170 £240
90th Percentile £525 £460 £545
Wales median daily rate £393 £320 £375
% change year-on-year +22.66% -14.67% +21.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 13
South Wales median hourly rate £14.04 £55.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -74.48% +161.90% -13.40%
10th Percentile £10.60 £15.69 £12.55
90th Percentile £42.00 £77.50 £71.50
Wales median hourly rate £14.04 £55.00 £20.63
% change year-on-year -74.48% +166.67% +50.00%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in South Wales

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in South Wales

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in South Wales over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DHCP in South Wales

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in South Wales

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 16 July 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
Cardiff -6 9 £277 -34.82% 4
Newport - 4 £450 - 1
Caerphilly - 4 - -
Bridgend +7 2 - -
DHCP
Wales

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 South Wales region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 17 (89.47%) DNS
1 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
2 14 (73.68%) Windows
3 13 (68.42%) TCP/IP
4 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
5 11 (57.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (57.89%) Windows 7
5 11 (57.89%) Windows Server
6 9 (47.37%) VMware
7 8 (42.11%) SAN
7 8 (42.11%) VPN
7 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
7 8 (42.11%) vSphere
8 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (31.58%) Office 365
9 6 (31.58%) MCSA
9 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
9 6 (31.58%) Cisco
9 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
9 6 (31.58%) Citrix
10 5 (26.32%) Terminal Services
10 5 (26.32%) HP
10 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
10 5 (26.32%) IIS
10 5 (26.32%) SQL
10 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
10 5 (26.32%) Aruba
10 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (26.32%) XenDesktop

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (26.32%) IIS
2 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
3 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (89.47%) DNS
2 13 (68.42%) TCP/IP
3 8 (42.11%) SAN
3 8 (42.11%) VPN
4 4 (21.05%) Firewall
5 3 (15.79%) LAN
5 3 (15.79%) VLAN
5 3 (15.79%) WAN
6 1 (5.26%) VoIP
6 1 (5.26%) Wireless
6 1 (5.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
1 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support
4 2 (10.53%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Apache Axis
2 2 (10.53%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) CESG
2 3 (15.79%) PKI
3 1 (5.26%) PDA
3 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows 7
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
6 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
7 2 (10.53%) CentOS
7 2 (10.53%) Linux
7 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (10.53%) Unix
7 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
8 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000
8 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) High Availability
1 3 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (15.79%) Time Management
2 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.26%) CAD
3 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.26%) ERP
3 1 (5.26%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (5.26%) Software Licensing
3 1 (5.26%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
2 2 (10.53%) Perl
2 2 (10.53%) Python
2 2 (10.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (31.58%) MCSA
3 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
4 3 (15.79%) CCNA
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (15.79%) CISSP
4 3 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
2 8 (42.11%) vSphere
3 5 (26.32%) Terminal Services
3 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (26.32%) XenDesktop
4 2 (10.53%) NFS
4 2 (10.53%) Postfix
5 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Backup Exec
1 3 (15.79%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (15.79%) NetBackup
1 3 (15.79%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco
3 6 (31.58%) Citrix
4 5 (26.32%) Aruba
4 5 (26.32%) HP
4 5 (26.32%) NETGEAR
5 4 (21.05%) Symantec
6 3 (15.79%) McAfee
7 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
7 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
8 1 (5.26%) Extreme Networks