Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 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)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 79 83
Rank change year-on-year +13 +4 +3
Contract jobs citing DHCP 11 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.16% 0.80% 1.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.10% 4.29% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 16
South Wales median daily rate £381 £375 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.67% +8.30% -7.67%
10th Percentile £226 £200 £313
90th Percentile £453 £447 £380
Wales median daily rate £363 £375 £353
% change year-on-year -3.33% +6.38% -6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
South Wales median hourly rate - £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -3.57% -
Wales median hourly rate - £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year - -3.57% -

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 155 210 218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 16.32% 18.65% 16.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 141 172
South Wales median daily rate £316 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.94% +21.21% -12.00%
10th Percentile £154 £206 £213
90th Percentile £450 £506 £475
Wales median daily rate £310 £400 £343
% change year-on-year -22.50% +16.79% -8.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 5
South Wales median hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +100.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £12.43 £12.75 £11.03
90th Percentile £35.69 £77.50 £27.80
Wales median hourly rate £12.86 £28.00 £10.75
% change year-on-year -54.07% +160.47% -32.28%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 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
Cardiff -2 3 £228 -28.63% 1
Newport - 3 - -
Caerphilly - 2 £400 -
Bridgend +8 1 £425 -5.56%
DHCP
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 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 South Wales region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 9 (81.82%) TCP/IP
2 8 (72.73%) DNS
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
3 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) Symantec
4 6 (54.55%) NetBackup
4 6 (54.55%) Backup Exec
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
5 5 (45.45%) iptables
5 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (45.45%) VLAN
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 5 (45.45%) VMware
5 5 (45.45%) McAfee
5 5 (45.45%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (36.36%) IIS
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL
6 4 (36.36%) MySQL
6 4 (36.36%) MCSE
6 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
6 4 (36.36%) Apache
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
7 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
7 3 (27.27%) vSphere
7 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell

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 4 (36.36%) Apache
1 4 (36.36%) IIS
1 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (18.18%) IBM Notes
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) TCP/IP
2 8 (72.73%) DNS
3 5 (45.45%) VLAN
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) SAN
5 2 (18.18%) BIG-IP
5 2 (18.18%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (18.18%) VPN
5 2 (18.18%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) MySQL
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Unix Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Unix Support
3 2 (18.18%) Unix Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Support
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Support
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) LAMP
2 2 (18.18%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Clustering
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) CentOS
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Unix
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) High Availability
3 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
3 2 (18.18%) Proactive Management
3 2 (18.18%) Security Hardening
3 2 (18.18%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
1 3 (27.27%) Perl
1 3 (27.27%) Python
1 3 (27.27%) Ruby
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) PHP
2 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (36.36%) MCSE
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) HNC
5 2 (18.18%) MCP
6 1 (9.09%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) iptables
2 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 3 (27.27%) NFS
3 3 (27.27%) Postfix
3 3 (27.27%) Sendmail
3 3 (27.27%) vSphere
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (18.18%) Terminal Services
4 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Backup Exec
1 6 (54.55%) NetBackup
2 5 (45.45%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (27.27%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (18.18%) SCCM
4 2 (18.18%) SCOM
4 2 (18.18%) vCenter Server
4 2 (18.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
1 6 (54.55%) Symantec
2 5 (45.45%) McAfee
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) arcserve
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
3 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) Lotus
4 2 (18.18%) NetApp
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) Remedy
4 2 (18.18%) Sophos