The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 March 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)
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 39 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 -  
Contract jobs citing DHCP 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.77% 1.08% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.26% 4.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £200 £320 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.50% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £349 £340 £338
% change year-on-year +2.57% +0.74%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £21.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year +28.84% +25.00%  

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 Southampton with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 47 75 69
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 18.01% 26.98% 16.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 58 45
Median daily rate £388 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -22.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £312 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £19.50 £15.75 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.80% +14.54%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +23.33%  

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in Southampton

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in Southampton

DHCP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Southampton region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 3 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) FlexPod
3 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
3 1 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) SNA
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Network Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) FlexPod
1 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) BMC
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy