Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 66 23
Rank change year-on-year +14 -43 +30
Contract jobs citing DHCP 39 26 261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 4.29% 2.87% 10.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.90% 11.11% 30.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 24 153
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £333 £270 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.15% +3.85% -5.45%
10th Percentile £224 £166 £205
90th Percentile £638 £306 £459
North East median daily rate £333 £268 £260
% change year-on-year +24.30% +2.88% -5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 48
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £30.25 £10.25 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +195.12% -63.39% +9.80%
10th Percentile £29.43 £10.13 £25.75
90th Percentile £30.88 £10.38 £36.15
North East median hourly rate £30.25 £10.63 £28.00
% change year-on-year +184.71% -62.05% +9.80%

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 145 234 852
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 15.95% 25.80% 33.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 194 551
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £333 £340 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.21% +9.68% -10.79%
10th Percentile £208 £208 £206
90th Percentile £475 £538 £456
North East median daily rate £338 £330 £310
% change year-on-year +2.27% +6.45% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 70
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £29.00 £17.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.59% -39.29% +43.59%
10th Percentile £11.58 £9.00 £15.00
90th Percentile £37.38 £29.50 £36.50
North East median hourly rate £15.20 £14.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year +4.83% -48.21% +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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +16 39 £333 +23.15% 3
DHCP
North East

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 38 (97.44%) DNS
2 35 (89.74%) Windows
3 34 (87.18%) Active Directory
3 34 (87.18%) Citrix
3 34 (87.18%) Windows Server
4 29 (74.36%) VMware
5 28 (71.79%) Security Cleared
5 28 (71.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (61.54%) SC Cleared
7 23 (58.97%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
8 22 (56.41%) Ivanti
9 21 (53.85%) XenApp
9 21 (53.85%) vSphere
10 20 (51.28%) SAP
11 19 (48.72%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (43.59%) ITIL
12 17 (43.59%) Degree
13 16 (41.03%) HP
14 15 (38.46%) IIS
15 14 (35.90%) NetScaler
15 14 (35.90%) XenDesktop
15 14 (35.90%) Computer Science
15 14 (35.90%) Computer Science Degree
16 13 (33.33%) Business Continuity
17 12 (30.77%) McAfee
17 12 (30.77%) PKI
18 11 (28.21%) Project Management
19 10 (25.64%) Management Information System
20 9 (23.08%) SAN

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 (38.46%) IIS
2 6 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.56%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) Jetty
3 1 (2.56%) Mongrel
3 1 (2.56%) nginx
3 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) PaaS
1 2 (5.13%) SaaS
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.56%) Google App Engine
2 1 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 38 (97.44%) DNS
2 14 (35.90%) NetScaler
3 9 (23.08%) SAN
4 8 (20.51%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (17.95%) 3G
6 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
7 3 (7.69%) BGP
7 3 (7.69%) Firewall
7 3 (7.69%) IP Telephony
7 3 (7.69%) Network Security
7 3 (7.69%) OSPF
7 3 (7.69%) Unified Communications
7 3 (7.69%) VPN
7 3 (7.69%) WAN
8 1 (2.56%) FTP
8 1 (2.56%) HTTP
8 1 (2.56%) IPsec
8 1 (2.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (2.56%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
1 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Citrix Engineer
2 10 (25.64%) Support Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Mobility Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Citrix Support
8 2 (5.13%) Citrix Support Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Support
8 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Server Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Wintel Support
8 2 (5.13%) Wintel Support Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Server Support Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
1 1 (2.56%) J2EE
1 1 (2.56%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Computer Science
2 12 (30.77%) PKI
3 10 (25.64%) Management Information System
4 7 (17.95%) Data Centre
4 7 (17.95%) Fat Client
4 7 (17.95%) Thin Client
5 5 (12.82%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 35 (89.74%) Windows
2 34 (87.18%) Windows Server
3 28 (71.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (48.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (17.95%) Android
5 7 (17.95%) Apple iOS
5 7 (17.95%) Windows 10
5 7 (17.95%) Windows 8
5 7 (17.95%) Windows Phone
5 7 (17.95%) Windows Phone 8
6 6 (15.38%) Windows 7
7 4 (10.26%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.56%) Linux
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) ITIL
2 13 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 11 (28.21%) Project Management
4 8 (20.51%) Service Delivery
5 7 (17.95%) Software Delivery
6 5 (12.82%) Content Management
6 5 (12.82%) Incident Management
6 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (12.82%) Server Building
7 4 (10.26%) Open Source
7 4 (10.26%) Proactive Monitoring
8 3 (7.69%) Availability Management
8 3 (7.69%) Contract Management
8 3 (7.69%) Decision-Making
8 3 (7.69%) DevOps
8 3 (7.69%) IT Strategy
8 3 (7.69%) Product Management
8 3 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
8 3 (7.69%) SFIA
8 3 (7.69%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.56%) C#
3 1 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (71.79%) Security Cleared
2 24 (61.54%) SC Cleared
3 17 (43.59%) Degree
4 14 (35.90%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (23.08%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (10.26%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (10.26%) DV Cleared
6 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (7.69%) CCDP
7 3 (7.69%) CCIE
7 3 (7.69%) CCNP
7 3 (7.69%) Chartered Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (7.69%) CISM
7 3 (7.69%) CISSP
7 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 34 (87.18%) Active Directory
2 23 (58.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (53.85%) vSphere
3 21 (53.85%) XenApp
4 14 (35.90%) XenDesktop
5 7 (17.95%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
7 4 (10.26%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (2.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) AirWatch
1 7 (17.95%) SAP Afaria
1 7 (17.95%) SCCM
1 7 (17.95%) XenMobile
2 6 (15.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (12.82%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (10.26%) vCenter Server
5 2 (5.13%) Ansible
5 2 (5.13%) Puppet
6 1 (2.56%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 34 (87.18%) Citrix
2 29 (74.36%) VMware
3 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
4 22 (56.41%) Ivanti
5 20 (51.28%) SAP
6 16 (41.03%) HP
7 12 (30.77%) McAfee
8 7 (17.95%) Apple
8 7 (17.95%) ThinPrint
9 4 (10.26%) Symantec
10 3 (7.69%) Cisco
11 1 (2.56%) EMC
11 1 (2.56%) Forcepoint
11 1 (2.56%) Google
11 1 (2.56%) Meraki