Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 28 62
Rank change year-on-year -34 +34 +7
Contract jobs citing DHCP 29 181 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.18% 7.72% 3.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.61% 26.16% 17.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 104 18
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £280 £256 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.27% -26.79% +57.91%
10th Percentile £175 £193 £229
90th Percentile £375 £533 £541
North East median daily rate £275 £250 £305
% change year-on-year +10.00% -18.03% +22.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 47 7
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +9.80% -7.27%
10th Percentile £30.40 £25.75 £18.25
90th Percentile £32.40 £29.43 £27.75
North East median hourly rate £31.00 £28.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year +10.71% +10.89% -8.18%

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 230 692 271
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 25.22% 29.50% 17.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 461 141
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £345 £320 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% -24.71% +21.95%
10th Percentile £229 £205 £240
90th Percentile £538 £456 £653
North East median daily rate £340 £320 £391
% change year-on-year +6.25% -18.21% +20.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 71 38
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.80 £28.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.57% +12.00% +12.36%
10th Percentile £9.00 £15.00 £12.17
90th Percentile £32.05 £36.00 £40.03
North East median hourly rate £14.31 £28.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year -48.89% +31.76% -29.17%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -34 27 £278 +9.90% 3
Sunderland +3 2 £350 +27.27%
DHCP
North East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 29 (100.00%) DNS
2 27 (93.10%) Windows
3 25 (86.21%) Active Directory
4 20 (68.97%) Citrix
4 20 (68.97%) VMware
5 17 (58.62%) XenDesktop
6 16 (55.17%) XenApp
7 15 (51.72%) XenServer
7 15 (51.72%) Security Cleared
7 15 (51.72%) MS Exchange
8 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
8 14 (48.28%) AppSense
8 14 (48.28%) SCCM
8 14 (48.28%) Hyper-V
8 14 (48.28%) Skype for Business
8 14 (48.28%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (44.83%) Microsoft App-V
10 11 (37.93%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 11 (37.93%) Windows Server
10 11 (37.93%) ITIL
11 9 (31.03%) SMS
12 8 (27.59%) BPSS Clearance
12 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
13 7 (24.14%) Disclosure Scotland
13 7 (24.14%) Software Delivery
13 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
14 6 (20.69%) Degree
14 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (20.69%) Computer Science Degree

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 15 (51.72%) MS Exchange
2 14 (48.28%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (48.28%) Skype for Business
3 2 (6.90%) Confluence
4 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.45%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Office 365
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.90%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.45%) IaaS
4 1 (3.45%) PaaS
4 1 (3.45%) SaaS
4 1 (3.45%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 29 (100.00%) DNS
2 9 (31.03%) SMS
3 5 (17.24%) Firewall
4 2 (6.90%) Internet
4 2 (6.90%) LAN
4 2 (6.90%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (6.90%) SAN
4 2 (6.90%) VPN
4 2 (6.90%) WAN
5 1 (3.45%) NAS
5 1 (3.45%) Skype
5 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.45%) VoIP
5 1 (3.45%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (3.45%) Big Data
1 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.45%) MySQL
1 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Desktop Support
2 10 (34.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 9 (31.03%) Desktop Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Wintel Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Server Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Windows Server Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 1 (3.45%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) VMware Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Wintel Server Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) Clustering
2 3 (10.34%) PKI
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 27 (93.10%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Windows Server
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (10.34%) Windows 10
6 3 (10.34%) Windows 2000
6 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) ITIL
1 11 (37.93%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 7 (24.14%) Software Delivery
3 5 (17.24%) Server Building
4 3 (10.34%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
5 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (6.90%) Migration
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.90%) Project Management
5 2 (6.90%) Resource Management
5 2 (6.90%) Software Deployment
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.90%) Web Filtering
6 1 (3.45%) Scrum
6 1 (3.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) Security Cleared
2 8 (27.59%) BPSS Clearance
2 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
3 6 (20.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (20.69%) Degree
4 3 (10.34%) DV Cleared
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.45%) GDPR
System Software
1 25 (86.21%) Active Directory
2 17 (58.62%) XenDesktop
3 16 (55.17%) XenApp
4 15 (51.72%) XenServer
5 14 (48.28%) Hyper-V
6 13 (44.83%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (17.24%) vSphere
8 3 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (6.90%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (6.90%) Xen
10 1 (3.45%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (3.45%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 14 (48.28%) SCCM
2 5 (17.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (10.34%) vCenter Server
4 2 (6.90%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (6.90%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (3.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (3.45%) PowerCLI
5 1 (3.45%) SafeCom
5 1 (3.45%) vRealize
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) Citrix
1 20 (68.97%) VMware
2 14 (48.28%) AppSense
2 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.79%) HP
4 3 (10.34%) ThinPrint
5 2 (6.90%) EMC
5 2 (6.90%) Forcepoint
5 2 (6.90%) McAfee
5 2 (6.90%) Symantec