Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 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)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 47 62
Rank change year-on-year +10 +15 +4
Contract jobs citing DHCP 8 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.68% 0.99% 1.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.00% 5.15% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 9
Southampton median daily rate £375 £313 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +16.82% +37.18%
10th Percentile £214 £182 £145
90th Percentile £550 £319 £301
Hampshire median daily rate £363 £301 £325
% change year-on-year +20.63% -7.54% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate £29.25 - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £41.50 £34.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +22.06% +51.11% +36.36%

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 Southampton with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 100 97 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 21.01% 19.25% 18.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 68 89
Southampton median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -4.11%
10th Percentile £128 £272 £223
90th Percentile £542 £488 £400
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 21
Southampton median hourly rate £20.06 £25.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.33% -32.00% +45.63%
10th Percentile £17.50 £11.85 £10.75
90th Percentile £46.02 £25.50 £47.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -38.46% +8.33% -7.69%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in Southampton over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DHCP in Southampton

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 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 Southampton region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 8 (100.00%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) Retail
4 3 (37.50%) MPLS
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
4 3 (37.50%) Veeam
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) Acronis
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Symantec
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
6 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
6 1 (12.50%) Network Security
6 1 (12.50%) Wireless
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) SSL
6 1 (12.50%) Dell

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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) MPLS
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) SSL
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Network Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Network Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Server Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Server Support
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
3 1 (12.50%) VMWare Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Regular Expression
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) CentOS
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Email Filtering
1 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
1 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCIE
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Veeam
4 2 (25.00%) Acronis
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Symantec
5 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) Dell
5 1 (12.50%) Extreme Networks