Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 18 November 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)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 43 35
Rank change year-on-year +1 -8 0
Contract jobs citing DHCP 4 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.04% 1.14% 2.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 9.09% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Watford median daily rate £350 £319 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.80% +38.59% +4.55%
10th Percentile £325 £303 £205
90th Percentile £375 £339 £315
Hertfordshire median daily rate £325 £294 £323
% change year-on-year +10.64% -8.91% -0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £21.28 -

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 Watford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 48 55 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 12.50% 12.50% 27.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 33
Watford median daily rate £350 £338 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +8.87% -27.06%
10th Percentile £228 £225 £245
90th Percentile £485 £475 £459
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Watford median hourly rate - £16.50 -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.00 £16.81 £20.00
% change year-on-year -4.79% -15.98% -7.08%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in Watford

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in Watford

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Watford region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Back Office
4 1 (25.00%) Apple
4 1 (25.00%) Firmware
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Veeam
4 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (25.00%) WSUS
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Support
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) WAN Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Firmware
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) Veeam