Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 19 June 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)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 62 26
Rank change year-on-year +29 -36 +23
Contract jobs citing DHCP 82 33 178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 7.68% 3.33% 8.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.80% 17.01% 31.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 21 101
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £290 £290 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.48% -4.55%
10th Percentile £230 £166 £205
90th Percentile £525 £315 £295
North East median daily rate £285 £275 £265
% change year-on-year +3.64% +3.77% -3.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 23
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £30.25 £40.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.38% +40.35% +3.64%
10th Percentile £29.43 £29.14 £27.25
90th Percentile £30.88 £43.00 £36.82
North East median hourly rate £30.25 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year -24.38% +40.35% +3.64%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 201 194 568
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 18.82% 19.60% 28.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 136 341
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £325 £365 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.96% +25.86% -1.69%
10th Percentile £254 £208 £208
90th Percentile £508 £528 £428
North East median daily rate £325 £345 £295
% change year-on-year -5.80% +16.95% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 34
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £31.00 £38.75 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +38.39% +86.67%
10th Percentile £14.52 £17.03 £16.30
90th Percentile £45.25 £43.00 £36.50
North East median hourly rate £15.70 £37.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year -58.13% +33.93% +73.27%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing DHCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in Tyne and Wear

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in Tyne and Wear

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DHCP in Tyne and Wear

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in Tyne and Wear

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 19 June 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +38 82 £290 - 1
DHCP
North East

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 81 (98.78%) DNS
2 73 (89.02%) Windows
2 73 (89.02%) Citrix
3 72 (87.80%) Windows Server
4 68 (82.93%) Active Directory
5 66 (80.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 63 (76.83%) Security Cleared
7 58 (70.73%) VMware
8 52 (63.41%) VMware Infrastructure
8 52 (63.41%) SC Cleared
9 49 (59.76%) XenApp
10 45 (54.88%) ITIL
10 45 (54.88%) SAP
11 43 (52.44%) Ivanti
12 42 (51.22%) Microsoft
13 39 (47.56%) Windows Server 2003
14 37 (45.12%) vSphere
15 35 (42.68%) IIS
16 34 (41.46%) HP
17 33 (40.24%) XenDesktop
18 31 (37.80%) NetScaler
19 29 (35.37%) Project Management
19 29 (35.37%) Business Continuity
20 27 (32.93%) Degree
21 25 (30.49%) SAN
22 24 (29.27%) Service Delivery
22 24 (29.27%) Management Information System
23 23 (28.05%) Computer Science
23 23 (28.05%) Computer Science Degree
24 21 (25.61%) PKI

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 35 (42.68%) IIS
2 15 (18.29%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.88%) Apache
3 4 (4.88%) Jetty
3 4 (4.88%) Mongrel
3 4 (4.88%) nginx
3 4 (4.88%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.88%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (4.88%) Google App Engine
1 4 (4.88%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (3.66%) PaaS
2 3 (3.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (98.78%) DNS
2 31 (37.80%) NetScaler
3 25 (30.49%) SAN
4 12 (14.63%) 3G
4 12 (14.63%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (9.76%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.88%) BGP
6 4 (4.88%) Firewall
6 4 (4.88%) FTP
6 4 (4.88%) HTTP
6 4 (4.88%) IP Telephony
6 4 (4.88%) IPsec
6 4 (4.88%) Network Security
6 4 (4.88%) OSPF
6 4 (4.88%) SSL
6 4 (4.88%) Unified Communications
6 4 (4.88%) VPN
6 4 (4.88%) WAN
7 2 (2.44%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (2.44%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Jenkins
1 4 (4.88%) Travis CI
2 1 (1.22%) MSI
2 1 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (4.88%) Finance
2 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (34.15%) Support Engineer
2 23 (28.05%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 17 (20.73%) Citrix Engineer
4 14 (17.07%) Mobility Engineer
5 11 (13.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (12.20%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (7.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Citrix Support
9 4 (4.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (4.88%) Citrix Support Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Infrastructure Support
9 4 (4.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Wintel Engineer
10 3 (3.66%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
10 3 (3.66%) AWS DevOps
10 3 (3.66%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.88%) .NET
1 4 (4.88%) J2EE
1 4 (4.88%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 24 (29.27%) Management Information System
2 23 (28.05%) Computer Science
3 21 (25.61%) PKI
4 12 (14.63%) Fat Client
4 12 (14.63%) Thin Client
5 8 (9.76%) Data Centre
6 5 (6.10%) Clustering
7 1 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 73 (89.02%) Windows
2 72 (87.80%) Windows Server
3 66 (80.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (47.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (19.51%) Android
5 16 (19.51%) Apple iOS
5 16 (19.51%) Windows Phone
5 16 (19.51%) Windows Phone 8
6 11 (13.41%) Windows 7
7 10 (12.20%) Windows 8
8 9 (10.98%) Windows 10
9 4 (4.88%) Linux
9 4 (4.88%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (54.88%) ITIL
2 29 (35.37%) Business Continuity
2 29 (35.37%) Project Management
3 24 (29.27%) Service Delivery
4 15 (18.29%) Content Management
4 15 (18.29%) Incident Management
5 13 (15.85%) Software Delivery
6 8 (9.76%) Open Source
7 7 (8.54%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (7.32%) DevOps
9 5 (6.10%) Configuration Management
9 5 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (4.88%) Data Management
10 4 (4.88%) Load Balancing
10 4 (4.88%) Network Design
10 4 (4.88%) PRINCE2
10 4 (4.88%) Problem Management
10 4 (4.88%) Product Management
10 4 (4.88%) Server Building
10 4 (4.88%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.95%) SQL
2 14 (17.07%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.88%) Java
4 1 (1.22%) C#
4 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.22%) VB
4 1 (1.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 63 (76.83%) Security Cleared
2 52 (63.41%) SC Cleared
3 27 (32.93%) Degree
4 23 (28.05%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (24.39%) BPSS Clearance
6 14 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (15.85%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (4.88%) CCDP
8 4 (4.88%) CCIE
8 4 (4.88%) CCNP
8 4 (4.88%) Chartered Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (4.88%) CISM
8 4 (4.88%) CISSP
8 4 (4.88%) DV Cleared
8 4 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (3.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (23.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 68 (82.93%) Active Directory
2 52 (63.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (59.76%) XenApp
4 37 (45.12%) vSphere
5 33 (40.24%) XenDesktop
6 11 (13.41%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (6.10%) Hyper-V
8 4 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (4.88%) Xen
9 2 (2.44%) XenServer
10 1 (1.22%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 16 (19.51%) AirWatch
1 16 (19.51%) SAP Afaria
1 16 (19.51%) XenMobile
2 12 (14.63%) SCCM
3 9 (10.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (6.10%) Ansible
4 5 (6.10%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (6.10%) Puppet
5 4 (4.88%) Terraform
5 4 (4.88%) vCenter Server
6 2 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.22%) PowerCLI
7 1 (1.22%) SafeCom
7 1 (1.22%) vRealize
Vendors
1 73 (89.02%) Citrix
2 58 (70.73%) VMware
3 45 (54.88%) SAP
4 43 (52.44%) Ivanti
5 42 (51.22%) Microsoft
6 34 (41.46%) HP
7 21 (25.61%) McAfee
8 16 (19.51%) Apple
9 11 (13.41%) ThinPrint
10 4 (4.88%) Cisco
10 4 (4.88%) Google
10 4 (4.88%) Symantec